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Actors visit East Liverpool classes

Community News

EAST LIVERPOOL —In what is becoming an annual tradition, East Liverpool Junior High School’s eighth grade students had some special visitors during recent language arts classes when award-winning director and producer Josh Menning and several actors regaled them with their experiences in ...

‘NO SHAVE NOVEMBER’

Local News

Another “No Shave November” for the Hancock County Sheriff’s office is in the books, as the sheriff’s department raised money for children’s cancer awareness along with the Weirton, Chester and New Cumberland police departments throughout November. On Friday, Weirton police and the ...

SRMC CHECK PRESENTATION

Community News

The owners of The Supplement Station in Salem recently presented a check for $225 to the Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) Foundation following a community fundraiser in October to support SRMC’s breast cancer and women’s health services. Pictured (from left) are Dr. Kristi Johnson and ...

Stolen backhoe center of controversy

Local News

LISBON — This is the story of a stolen backhoe and whether Perry Township trustees or an insurance company will pay the $40,000-plus impoundment bill incurred while the equipment was being held as evidence. The story begins with Danny L. Koster, 65, West Pine Lake Road, Salem, who was ...

CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL OF CHOIRS

Community News

The 6th annual Christmas Festival of Choirs, sponsored the by the Lisbon Music Study Club, takes place 7 p.m., tonight, Dec. 9 at the New Lisbon Presbyterian Church. Among the participants are choirs from the First Christian, Bethel Presbyterian, Hanoverton-Bethesda Presbyterian, and New Lisbon ...

Council tables bond increase motion

Local News

CHESTER — Chester City Council still has not decided over whether or not it should increase its current bond for certain city officials. During Monday’s meeting, council tabled a motion to increase bonds for city employees, which currently stands at $10,000 each on the mayor and the city ...

Patrolmen test change OK’d

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — With approval this week by the Civil Service Commission of a change to the recent police patrolman test results, Chief John Lane said he expects to begin the interview process next week with the hope of hiring one officer immediately and two to three others in the ...

Wellsville Police Reports

Police & Courts

Police were called Nov. 26 to the area of 800 Broadway Ave. for a report of possible shots fired. Officers arrived to see Jonathan Pullie standing on his front porch with Martha Michael. Officers observed a lot of broken glass and a brick lying on the front porch in front of Pullie’s ...

Lisbon Police Reports

Police & Courts

An official with Catholic Charities called at 12:19 p.m. Thursday to say they were concerned about a woman who showed up at the door. Police arrived and spoke to Nicole Hilton, who said she was homeless. Police asked about her apartment, and Hilton said it had no heat and she was cold. Hilton ...