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Edison High School will hold its prom on Sunday. A promenade begins at 5 p.m. at the high school gym before students leave for the 7 event at St. Florian Hall, Wintersville. The theme is “Say You Won’s Let Go.” The court includes (front, from left) Brooke Beattie, Meredith Westfall, ...

Officials look to expedite repair of retaining walls

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — The repair of two separate retaining walls on Garfield Street and St. Clair Avenue could be declared an emergency situation, helping expedite the projects. Service-Safety Director Brian Allen advised city council’s streets committee Tuesday he expects to have legislation ...

Columbiana County Municipal

Police & Courts

Ryan D. Yarwood, 25, Stewart Road, Salem, was fined $250, had his license suspended for 180 days, ordered 30 hours community service, required to attend three days in jail and to attend a three-day counseling program for reckless operation second offense amended from OVI first offense. Ryan ...

Friends & Family

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Tops 2231 EAST LIVERPOOL — TOPS 2231 met at Always Best Care on April 18, with leader Pam Anthony presiding. The meeting opened up with the TOPS and KOPS pledges and roll call. Pam Fouse gave the secretary report and Cassy Stephens gave treasurer report. Both were approved as read. Mary ...

Student charged

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WELLSVILLE - A student at Wellsville High School has been charged after a bomb threat was reported at the high school early Friday afternoon. According to information posted on its Facebook page, the village police department responded to the incident, as did village fire crews. Following a ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Police & Courts

In Columbiana County Common Pleas Court Eric D. McDowell, 25, Glenn Street, East Liverpool, was placed on community control for four years with an order to serve up to six months at the Eastern Ohio Corrections Center in Wintersville for five counts of receiving stolen property. On June 5, ...

Out & About

Community News

WELLSVILLE — Wellsville Elks Lodge will not be serving burgers on May 2. Cheeseburger Tuesday resumes May 9. EAST LIVERPOOL — The next ELHS Alumni drive-thru dinner is 4-6 p.m. May 11. Menu includes baked chicken, dressing, real mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans and a brownie. Cost is ...

College football coaching great Lou Holtz, standing, was honored Friday with the unveiling of a sign denoting Follansbee as his birthplace. It and another identical one will be posted at the city's north and south ends along state Route 2. (Photo by Warren Scott)

Lou Holtz honored in Follansbee

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FOLLANSBEE — A former coach and player guided by Lou Holtz joined Follansbee officials and area residents in honoring the successful college football coach, television sports commentator, author and motivational speaker on Friday. National College Football Hall of Fame members Barry ...



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The East Liverpool 1st Church of the Nazarene Youth Bible Quizzing Team will be competing at the World Bible Quiz at the Nazarene General Assembly on June 24, 2017. Students all over the world studied 1st and 2nd Samuel during the school year, competing in local and regional quiz meets. During ...

Retired Air Force Gen. Michael Hayden, former director of the National Security and Central Intelligence agencies, spoke Thursday evening at Steubenville Catholic Central High School. (Photo by Michael D. McElwain)

A world view by former CIA and NSA director Michael Hayden

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STEUBENVILLE — The former director of the National Security and Central Intelligence agencies described Russia and its leaders as someone who can’t sit at the big boys’ table. “So, every night Putin sneaks over and saws off a little bit of the legs on the big boys’ table so it gets ...