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Career-tech program receives straight As on state report card

January 26, 2015 EAST LIVERPOOL — While the city school district continues efforts to improve its academic performance, its career-tech program can boast being one of only a handful in Ohio to have received straigh... more »»

Picture of dog breeder is mixed

January 26, 2015 NEW CUMBERLAND—Although Hancock County officials were alarmed by what they saw at the Destiny Havanese kennel in November—so alarmed that they seized 82 dogs—the picture that is emerging from court... more »»

Bill pending regarding authority of unelected government officials

January 26, 2015 A bill pending in the West Virginia House of Delegates would remove from county health boards the authority to pass smoking regulations like the one adopted in Hancock County last year. more »»

Two arrested following armed robbery, high-speed chase

January 26, 2015 NEW CUMBERLAND—Two males were arrested Sunday morning following an armed robbery in Weirton and a high-speed chase up state Route 2. more »»

Grant received to be used toward new playground equipment

January 26, 2015 EAST LIVERPOOL — Although a quorum wasn’t met for the monthly Thompson Park board meeting last week, those members in attendance heard several reports. Superintendent J.C. more »»

Council hears from companies to help implement gas aggregation

January 26, 2015 LISBON — Aspen Energy and Integrys Energy Services, two companies looking to help Village Council implement gas aggregation approved by the voters, sent representatives to last week’s meeting. more »»

First-ever tax lien sale nets $1.1 million

January 26, 2015 LISBON — Columbiana County’s first-ever tax lien sale netted a combined $1.1 million, which was well below estimates but still significant enough to please county Treasurer Linda Bolon. more »»

Gilkinsons and Gibby’s Mini Mart robberies reported

January 26, 2015 EAST LIVERPOOL — An unidentified man made off with an undisclosed amount of cash from a local store Saturday after brandishing a gun at an employee. more »»


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Area Briefing

January 26, 2015 Yellow Creek board of trustees to meet WELLSVILLE — The Board of Trustees of Yellow Creek Township will hold reorganization meeting 5:30 pm.m Tuesday, Jan. more »»


January 25, 2015 more »»

Local artist receives Ohio Music Awards

January 25, 2015 LISBON — Local artist Buddy Powell recently won two categories in the 2014 Ohio Music Awards. more »»

Transportation companies to voluntarily help pay for road repairs

January 25, 2015 EAST LIVERPOOL — A group composed of local companies in the transportation business will be voluntarily donating money that will be used to repave city streets used by heavy truck traffic, most... more »»

McGeehan introduces bill to discontinue use of Common Core education standards in schools

January 25, 2015 In the year that the controversial Common Core education standards take effect at all grade levels in West Virginia, comes a legislative effort to dismantle the core. more »»

Labor leader replaced on Port Authority expresses his disappointment to commissioners

January 25, 2015 LISBON — The local labor leader who was replaced on the Columbiana County Port Authority expressed his disappointment because county commissioners decided against naming another union official in hi... more »»

‘Polar Plunge at Guilford Lake’ to benefit Humane Society

January 25, 2015 LISBON — Jumping into a cold lake on Jan. 31 will do more than bring on a bout of temporary shivers, it will raise money for local animals in need, and the Hanover Township Fire Departmen. more »»

HUD sets date for annual homeless count

January 25, 2015 LISBON — The Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) has scheduled its annual Point-In-Time Count of homeless individuals or families for Jan. 27, from sunset to sunrise on Jan. 28. more »»

Changes for Franklin Township’s board

January 25, 2015 SUMMITVILLE — Thursday night was the night for Franklin Township’s changes as they held their annual reorganizational meeting at the township fire hall. more »»



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