Common Pleas Reports for 3-1

A Salem woman is scheduled to be sentenced on May 15 after pleading guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to two counts of receiving stolen property.

Melanie D. Paulin, 36, of Sharp Street, admitted to being in possession of a credit card and debit card stolen from Sue Cole in the Salem Wal-Mart in November 2011. Two additional charges of using those credit cards were dismissed as part of the plea deal reached with the county prosecutor’s office.

Paulin also pleaded guilty to smuggling heroin in the county jail on April 16, 2013. She will be sentenced for that crime also on May 15.

New Cases

Edward W. Jones of Leetonia and Amber G. Jones of Leetonia; dissolution sought.

Tammy K. Brucker of Lisbon and Jeffrey P. Brucker of Lisbon; dissolution sought.

Estate of Nancy L. Graybeal of Salem v. Western & Southern Life, Matthew Mason of Salem, and Michael A. Grimsted of Salem; dispute over insurance policy and breach of contract alleged; $50,000 sought.

Docket Entries

Salem Community Hospital v. Michael Malone of Lisbon; $3,072 judgment against Malone from 1995 is revived.

Bank of America v. Dennis L. Holtom, et al; foreclosure ordered against property in Unity Township.

James Porter, 66, of Columbus v. Deborah G. Porter, 59, of Lisbon; divorce granted.