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Leetonia resident receives 15 counts of drug possession

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LISBON — In just the latest round of legal trouble for the owner and operator of Braking Point Recovery Center, Ryan P. Sheridan, appeared in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court for arraignments on Thursday. Sheridan, 38, Wilderness Street, Leetonia, is charged with 15 counts of possession ...

Lisbon curfew siren silenced after questioning

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LISBON — The village is a little quieter these days because the curfew siren is no more. Mayor Roger Gallo announced they will discontinue the nightly practice at Tuesday’s village council meeting after a resident and the police chief questioned whether it was still relevant. Dean ...

BWD: water line extention plan in sight

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WELLSVILLE — The Buckeye Water District appears to be getting closer to its planned water line extension to residents of Fredericktown Road in St. Clair Township. During Thursday’s district board of trustees meeting, vice president Tim O’Hara—speaking on behalf of Engineering ...

BWD: treasurer’s report review by committee

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WELLSVILLE — The Buckeye Water District's annual large October loan payments resulted in a loss for the month as the district's Finance Committee reviewed the latest treasurer's report Wednesday. For the month ending Oct. 31, the district collected $293,018 in revenues, while incurring ...

Hancock County BOE approves assignments

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NEW CUMBERLAND — With winter sports coming up soon, the Hancock County Board of Education approved several sports assignments for the upcoming season during Tuesday's meeting. Among the personnel matters included the sports assignments of four at Oak Glen High School, three at Weir High ...

Local driving instructor charged with OVI

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LISBON — A driver’s education instructor was charged with driving drunk after getting into an accident just minutes after finishing up with some students. Cylee J. Barnes, 28, of Wellsville, was cited for OVI, failure to yield and possessing drug paraphernalia (a marijuana pipe) following ...

Community control allotted for wellsville resident

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LISBON — A Wellsville man who pleaded guilty to four charges of aggravated possession of drugs in connection with the Operation Big Oak indictments was placed on community control with intensive supervision in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court Wednesday afternoon. Marcus A. Prendes, 35, ...

Student in custody for air pistol

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LISBON — A 14-year-old boy is in custody after bringing an air pistol to school on Wednesday. Police Chief Mike Abraham said the air pistol was removed without incident from the junior high school student’s backpack during lunch. The boy was taken to the county juvenile detention center, ...

Finance committee looks to approve appropriations

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EAST LIVERPOOL — City council will look to approve the temporary appropriations for the first quarter of 2019, as recommended by the city's finance committee during Tuesday's meeting. The committee also approved a motion to send to council the temporary appropriations for the first three ...

Columbiana county common pleas

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New Cases Ditech Financial LLC vs. the unknown heirs of Maxine A. Nalley, et al., possession sought of a 1999 Commodore, Capewood model manufactured home. Elizabeth A. Brown, Negley, vs. Original Roadhouse Inc., appeal sought of workers’ compensation claim. Emclaire Financial Group of ...