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East Liverpool Police Reports

Police & Courts

Responding to a report of a squatter in an abandoned house on Sophia Street, officers found no one inside but reported the house was filled with garbage and animal feces, with rotted ceilings and floors that are falling in. They secured the house the best they could, according to ...

Beaver-Local-Americanism

BEAVER LOCAL AMERICANISM

Community News

Beaver Local Grades 10-12, took the Americanism Test on Nov. 7. The Americanism and Government Program is an annual Veteran’s Day tribute. Beaver Local High School in conjunction with the Glenmoor American Legion Post 736 and the American Legion Auxiliary presented the 2017 Americanism Test ...

Trustees consider legal action over pipe project

Local News

WELLSVILLE — Yellow Creek Township officials are considering legal action against a closed business that failed to pay its portion of a culvert pipe project. During Tuesday’s meeting, Trustee Chairman Kenny Biacco discussed the township road crew’s work on Fife Coal Road to which a new ...

Wellsville Police Reports

Police & Courts

Kallee Powell arrived at the police station at 7:13 p.m. Nov. 29 and reported that a known male went into the Busy Bee Tavern on Main Street and demanded her car keys. Powell said that he picked her up, grabbed her and forced her outside, trying to grab the keys out of her hand, to which the ...

Jimmy-Beckman

25 YEARS

Community News

Chester Lions Club recognized Jimmy Beckman for 25 years of service to the club at its Nov. 30 meeting. Pictured presenting Beckman (left) with his pin is President Bob Milner. For more information on Chester Lions Club, visit http://www.e-clubhouse.org/sites/chesterwv/index.php, or follow ...

Out & About

Community News

CHESTER — Chester Lions Club will distribute Christmas food baskets to those in need, beginning 9 a.m. Dec. 16 at Chester Municipal Building. Must show proof of W.Va. residency or photo ID. Food distribution compliments of Marsh Bellofram and Sparkle Market. WELLSVILLE — The food pantry ...

Superintendent gives update on lockdown

Local News

NEW CUMBERLAND — Less than a week after both Oak Glen middle and high schools were placed on lockdown, Hancock County Schools Superintendent Tim Woodward expressed gratitude to the schools’ staff and county law enforcement. During Monday’s school board meeting, Woodward discussed the ...

St. Clair Township Police Reports

Police & Courts

Giant Eagle employees reported seeing Jodi M. Headley, 44, no address listed, conceal two wax melts valued at $3.99 each and walk out without paying. She was charged with the theft. Amber Guy, Echo Dell Road, reported her aunt grabbed her by the throat, prompting Guy to punch her in the face. ...

Presbyterian Women

Community News

EAST LIVERPOOL — The Presbyterian Women of Grace Church met in the social rooms for their annual Christmas party. Jane Rose, moderator, opened with prayer and led the group with the Presbyterian Purpose. The Martha Circle had the devotions. Their theme was “Sounds of Christmas” from ...

GOP says it’s got a deal on taxes; cuts coming for next year

Local News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Confident congressional Republicans forged an agreement Wednesday on a major overhaul of the nation’s tax laws that would provide generous tax cuts for corporations and the wealthiest Americans — Donald Trump among them — and deliver the first major legislative ...