Salineville Police Reports

Police & Courts

Police were called to an East Main Street home at 10 p.m. Thursday for a report that a resident was planning to commit suicide by hanging. Police spoke with the resident, who denied the event, but a social worker told police that the man did make the threat. AT some point during the encounter ...

Engine braking an issue in Yellow Creek

Local News

WELLSVILLE — Yellow Creek Township officials may be taking action following multiple complaints about engine braking. During last week’s trustees meeting, Kenny Biacco, trustee chairman, reported the township is considering ordering “No Engine Brake” road signs after trustees received ...

Hancock County Animal Shelter to get new vestibule

Local News

NEW CUMBERLAND — The Hancock County Commission has approved a bid to construct a new vestibule for the Hancock County Animal Shelter. The vestibule will be located at the entrance of the shelter, which is located along Gas Valley Road in New Manchester. The bid from CGC Building and ...

Mercy Health to acquire Prima Health Care

Local News

LISBON — A Mahoning Valley health care provider is in the process of acquiring Prima Health Care, which serves Columbiana County through facilities in both Columbiana and Salem, and Boardman in Mahoning County. Jonathon Fauvie, Mercy Health communications and public relations manager for ...

Lisbon BPA OKs increase in water meter-replacement fee

Local News

LISBON — The village Board of Public Affairs is increasing the water meter-replacement fee but it will apply almost exclusively to commercial customers. The BPA this week increased the monthly fee from $2.50 to $10 for water customers with meters that have connecting lines more than one ...

Physics Olympics

Local News

Lisbon High School students Alyssa Chestnut (left) and Kimmi Wiggers competed in the Physics Olympics held last month at Youngstown State, finishing third. They are shown making hot water via friction. (Submitted photo)

Cleveland man indicted as part of Operation Big Oak

Police & Courts

LISBON — One of the few remaining people secretly indicted by the Columbiana County grand jury as part of the Operation Big Oak drug investigation but who have not been formally charged was recently served with an indictment. Curtis J. Dunnings, 27, of Cleveland, was served with an ...

Columbiana County Property Transfers


Center Township Lisa Kerr to Timothy and Marcie Vanfosson, home on state Rout 172; $34,980. East Liverpool Aaron Stevens to Mae Pipkintaylor, vacant property Erie Street; $750. Sherry Stacey to David and Deborah Albaneso, commercial property (Affordable Auto) on Lisbon Street; ...

Church Briefing

Community News

EAST LIVERPOOL — Emmanuel Presbyterian Church welcomes Student Pastor Nancy DeStefano to the pulpit during the 11 a.m. worship service this 5th Sunday of Lent. The title of her sermon is, “When Your Soul is Troubled.” A minute for mission will be given by Janice Carter for the One ...

Madison seeking salt storage tank, will apply for CDBG

Local News

WEST POINT — Madison Township trustees are interested in constructing a storage tank for its salt supply. During Wednesday’s meeting, Trustee Gary Williams discussed the township’s need for a salt storage tank, which the township doesn’t have, adding the plan is to seek funding via a ...