Students to receive free breakfast, lunch

Local News

SALINEVILLE — When school starts this week at Southern Local, students will not be required to bring any lunch money in order to eat a regular lunch or breakfast. Superintendent John Wilson announced at last week’s school board meeting Southern Local qualified for the Community ...



Local News

The annual champagne brunch of the Catholic Charities Regional Agency in East Liverpool attracted a large crowd Thursday, where volunteer appreciation awards went to Kay Clutter, Kathy Duffield, Trish Myers, Vivian Richmond and Darla Varney. Proceeds from the event are used to help provide ...


Recognition Awards

Local News

Voice of Hope Recognition Awards for 2016 were presented Thursday by the Catholic Charities Regional Agency in East Liverpool at its champagne brunch. Accepting for the recipients were (from left): Janice Carter, Community Support Award, Emmanuel Presbyterian Church; Leah Bosco, Community ...

Highway Patrol / Lisbon Post

Police & Courts

Rose M. Kornack, 35, Crestview Road, New Waterford, and Kimberly A. Louk, 33, McClure Road, East Palestine, were southbound on state Route 7 in Fairfield Township at 6:08 p.m. Thursday, and Kornack began to move and struck Louk from behind. Kornack was cited for assured clear distance.

Our volunteers have heart

Community News

The term “volunesia” is defined as that moment when a volunteer forgets that he (or she) has volunteered to help change lives and realizes it is changing his life. “We can’t help everyone but everyone can help someone” in the words of our late President Ronald Reagan. According to ...

County officials at odds over reimbursement methods

Local News

LISBON — A dispute over reimbursement sought by county Recorder Theresa Bosel for a $900 bill she paid out of her pocket sparked at least one heated argument with county Commissioner Jim Hoppel for failing to follow procedures and provide sufficient documentation. The arguments took place ...

Columbiana County Common PLeas

Police & Courts

n Ashley M. Vanderhoff, 28, Maple Street, Salem, pleaded guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to having a weapon while under a disability, carrying a concealed weapon, two counts possession of drugs and a trafficking in a counterfeit controlled substance charge. She is facing up to ...

Pictured are Dr. David Dees, dean of the Columbiana County campuses, with Kimberly Steele, academic program director for the human services degree program, showing the certificate for the social work assistant curriculum endorsement. (Submitted photo)

Kent State human services degree program receives endorsement

Community News

EAST LIVERPOOL — The human services degree program at Kent State University’s Columbiana County campuses has received the social work assistant curriculum endorsement by the Ohio Coalition of Associate Degree Human Service Educators. According to a release, with this endorsement, each ...

Lunch rumors dispelled by village mayor

Local News

WELLSVILLE — Social media posts regarding the village buying lunch for village employees is false, says Mayor Nancy Murray. Her response to a recent Facebook post was delivered during Tuesday’s council meeting. A comment had circulated stating the village had been ordering lunch for ...