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STEM DAY

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About 110 seventh and eighth grade students from the East Liverpool, Wellsville and Southern Local school districts got the opportunity to participate in several STEM-related activities Friday as Kent State University East Liverpool hosted its annual STEM Day. During the morning, students were ...

Edison BOE meets in 1880’s schoolhouse

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — The Edison Local Board of Education took a trip back in time for its latest meeting site — the Pleasant Hill Schoolhouse Historical Museum. Officials were invited to conduct a session at the one-room building, along Ohio 213 outside Steubenville, which recently celebrated ...

BDD approves sale of property

Local News

LISBON - The Columbiana County Board of Developmental Disabilities voted on Wednesday to sell off some surplus property along state Route 45, which will allow a neighbor to expand the size of their lot. The strip being sold is 20 feet wide by 100 feet long, which Superintendent Bill Devin ...

BIRTHDAY WIN

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Over the course of the volleyball season Kiki Perry and the Wellsville Tigers have celebrated a lot of wins. But Thursday’s Division IV sectional win over Columbiana was just a little more special when at the end of the match she received birthday flowers and balloons from her dad, Blaine. ...

East Liverpool Municipal

Police & Courts

In Municipal Court Thursday, Patricia A. McEldowney, 37, Morton Street, was fined $250, sentenced to 180 days, 175 suspended, and placed on probation two years for no operator’s license, third offense. For fictitious plates, she was fined $100, and an improper display charge was ...

Resident questions village on drug investigation

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WELLSVILLE — The discovery of drugs in a village neighborhood, along with the reported failure to update the caller, has some residents concerned. During public comment at Tuesday’s Village Council meeting, Main Street resident Victor Pucci expressed his concern and dissatisfaction with ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Police & Courts

In Columbiana County Common Pleas Court, Ryan L. Butler, 33, Desellem Road, Lisbon, was sentenced five years in prison for two counts of breaking and entering, two counts of possession of criminal tools, four counts of possession of drugs and one burglary charge. Butler was granted credit for ...

Haunted Trail set for Saturday

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WELLSVILLE — Local non-profit organization “Eyes on Wellsville” will once again celebrate the Halloween season and restart its drive to help needy children in the area for Christmas with its annual Haunted Trail, which will take place this Saturday at Hammond Park. The trail, which ...

Men charged in EL shooting appear in court

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EAST LIVERPOOL — Two brothers charged in connection with a downtown shooting over the weekend appeared in Municipal Court Thursday, where one was sentenced and the other bound over to a higher court. During a pretrial, William Frank Show, 31, 537 1st Street, pleaded no contest to the ...

Columbiana County Municipal

Police & Courts

An Oct. 25 preliminary hearing was set in Columbiana County Municipal Court for Paul J. Kern Jr., 38, McClure Avenue, East Palestine, charged with vandalism for allegedly tampering with the water meter in the basement of his home by disconnecting wires. The damage was found when the basement ...