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From pottery fill to practice field

Local News

WELLSVILLE — An anonymous $10,000 gift has provided the impetus for reclaiming an old pottery fill site as a new athletic practice field for Wellsville Junior-Senior High School. A crew from Allison Contracting LLC this week is doing final grading and seeding of an acre-and-a-half fenced ...

Lisbon Police Reports

Police & Courts

Joseph Long, West Lincoln Way, reported at 7:34 a.m. Monday being slapped in the face by Christina Minger, who accused him of threatening her. Both denied the charges, and Long said his mother was coming to get him because he needed to get away for a while. Paul Gresh, Pritchard Avenue, ...

CCRTA GRANTS

Community News

Columbiana County Retired Teachers’ Association will be offering public school teachers grants for their classroom projects. The grants will be funded through the retired educators’ gifts and donations. Pictured is Connie Beadnell (left) donating her share of a recent CCRTA’s 50/50 raffle ...

EL board to seek estimates for new bus building

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — At the recommendation of its buildings and grounds committee, the city school board voted Monday to seek estimates for constructing a new building to house its buses. The committee met Monday evening prior to the regular board meeting to discuss several topics, among them ...

Highway Patrol/Lisbon Post

Police & Courts

Ricky D. Amos, 56, Moreno Valley, Ca., was westbound on state Route 164 in Fairfield Township at 8 p.m. Friday and went off the right side and got struck in ruts in the grass. No citation was issued. Brooke E. Echols, 18, Hazel Run Road, Salineville, was southeastbound on Old 558 in Salem ...

Friends & Family

Community News

Tops 1957 WELLSVILLE — TOPS 1957 of Wellsville met on Oct. 2, 2018 at the Living Well Church, with leader Peggy Kiddey opening with pledges, roll call and then Dee Davis led the group in prayer. TOPS best loser was Connie Hissam. KOPSbest loser was Sally Workman and Hissam wore the ...

Officials stress importance of BL levy renewal

Local News

CALCUTTA — Beaver Local School District officials stressed the importance of the passage of its emergency operations levy renewal for this November as the district’s five-year forecast was reviewed during Monday’s school board meeting. Treasurer Stacy Williams presented the district’s ...

‘MR. PEACE’ VISITS STANTON ELEMENTARY

Community News

Kevin Szawala, also known as “Mr. Peace,” visited Stanton Elementary in Hammondsville recently to share a message of kindness and positivity during a school assembly, sponsored by the Stanton PTO. “Mr. Peace,” a nationally-recognized motivational speaker and entertainer from Detroit, ...

BOE approves personnel matters with some opposition

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — The appointment of a wrestling coach was approved Monday by the city school board with one member opposed. Although member Richard Wolf made a motion for the board to vote on nearly the entire agenda as one issue, he specifically asked that the appointment of elementary ...

Out & About

Community News

EAST LIVERPOOL — A meeting of the John Covert Chapter 47 DAV, 316 Broadway, takes place 7 p.m. Wednesday. EAST LIVERPOOL — “Fill the Truck” event takes place 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at Thompson Park entrance. The community is asked to bring needed supplies to fill the ...