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The Johnny Appleseed Festival wrapped up Sunday. This was the 33rd year for the festival, which brings around 14,000 people downtown to enjoy everything from apple butter to amusement rides.

Wellsville BOE encouraged to require masks

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WELLSVILLE — As surrounding local school districts implement mask mandates due to COVID numbers, a village parent urged members of the Wellsville Board of Education to follow their lead. Due to the increase of positive COVID-19 cases and the number of quarantines, East Liverpool began ...

Murder trial on target

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LISBON —The jury trial of Kevin E. Kirby, charged in the 2012 murder of Melinda Todd and severe injuries to her 5-year-old grandson, remains on scheduled for Oct. 5. On Monday morning, Common Pleas Court Judge Megan Bickerton denied two recently filed motions of defense attorneys James Wise ...

No decision on street position

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SALINEVILLE — Three people applied for the new full-time street foreman position in Salineville, but no decision was made about the position at Monday’s council meeting. Council did vote to create the position, which will pay $18 per hour with full time hours and benefits such as paid ...


Police & Courts

County Sheriff — Deputies checked a property on Lynchburg Road in West Township at 5:37 a.m. Saturday after receiving an alarm. The exterior of the home and two attached garages were checked with everything found secure. There was fresh tire tracks in the dew on the grass just off the ...

In the courts:

Police & Courts

COLUMBIANA COUNTY COMMON PLEAS New Cases Danielle L. Stevenson, East Palestine, vs. Jared Stevenson, Boardman, divorce sought. Robert John Young, Coraopolis, Pa., and Heather Ann Young, Columbiana, dissolution sought. Megan Marie Bryant, East Liverpool, vs. Chad Bryant, East Liverpool, ...