Lisbon chosen for microbrewery

Local News

LISBON — The Buffalo man who was interested in locating a microbrewery in town has chosen the village after all. Mayor Joseph Morenz reported at this week’s Village Council meeting that Philip Campbell has obtained a zoning permit to open a brew pub at 135 B S. Market St., which is the ...

Edward Prentice

Local News

CLEVELAND - Edward Mac Prentice, Jr., 73, of Cleveland Heights, passed away Tuesday morning, June 12, 2018 at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center following a lengthy illness. Born in East Liverpool, March 25, 1945, he was a son of the late Edward Mac Prentice Sr. and Savannah Moses ...

Beaver Local talking renewal tax levy

Local News

CALCUTTA — The Beaver Local School District is one step closer to asking district voters for renewal of its current emergency tax levy. During last week’s meeting, the school board approved a resolution to receive information from the county auditor’s office as the board looks to place ...

Port Authority seeks two grants for projects

Local News

LISBON — The Columbiana County Port Authority is using its new position administering grants for the county to seek $745,783 in federal grants to help with projects in Columbiana and Wellsville. County commissioners have authorized the port authority to seek two federal CDBG critical ...

Vacant homes main focus for council

Local News

LISBON — The problem of long-vacant homes and the people who live next door to them was the focus at this week’s Village Council meeting. East Chestnut Street residents Scott Oliver and Dan and Krista Hutton addressed council about the deteriorated condition of the vacant home at 518 E. ...


Local News

A contestant in the annual Burger King Hamburger Eat Off finishes off a burger Friday as the top three contestants battled in the finals, a popular event during the 50th annual Tri-State Pottery Festival in downtown East Liverpool. Ashton Snodgrass was the eventual winner, his 10th title. ...

Columbiana County Grand Jury

Police & Courts

Dawn M. Lycans, 42, East Spruce Street, Lisbon, was served with a secret indictment charging her with drug possession. Lycans was allegedly found in the county with cocaine on Nov. 12, 2015.

Columbiana County Property Transfers


Butler Township Dick and Sherry Demary to Arla and Sara Firmstone, home and 1.2 acres on Carey Road; $155,000. Center Township Warner Hale to Amanda Zoldak, 20 acres on Beacon Light Road; $250,000. Lenn Conkle to Steven and Wendy Meek, 6.1 acres on Miller Road; ...

Church Briefing

Community News

EAST LIVERPOOL — Emmanuel Presbyterian Church will celebrate Father’s Day with refreshments served at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Elder Beth Schmitt will deliver her sermon titled “God Chose a Father for His Son”. The Session meeting has been moved to June 24. EAST LIVERPOOL — Morning ...

Contracts signed as city ambulance service moves forward

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — The city’s new private-public ambulance service is anticipated to start soon as officials signed the contract for the service Friday. With members of the East Liverpool Fire Department looking on in council chambers at City Hall, Mayor Ryan Stovall and the owners of ...