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Local schools, community team up for collection

Local News

SALINEVILLE — Schools and the community are coming together this week to collect relief items for the victims of Hurricane Florence. Southern Local and Wellsville high schools, along with area fire departments, will accept donations throughout the week to distribute to communities in North ...

ATV crash being investigated

Police & Courts

NEW CUMBERLAND, W.Va. — The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a weekend ATV crash on Lyons Road that resulted in the occupants being flown by medical helicopter to a Pittsburgh hospital. In a release, Sheriff Ralph Fletcher’s department reported a preliminary ...

Wellsville ponders farm animals ordinance

Local News

WELLSVILLE — There is no ordinance in the village of Wellsville regarding roosters and chickens. That, however, may soon change. Village Council, following a complaint made by Anderson Avenue resident Phyllis Crawford during Tuesday’s meeting, is considering developing an ordinance ...

East Liverpool Municipal Court reports

Police & Courts

In East Liverpool Municipal Court Tuesday, an Oct. 17 pretrial continuance was set for Jolynn N. Varatti, 38, Fowler, Ohio, for charges of OVI and no front plate. The continuance was granted as the defense requested video from Home Savings during the time the offense occurred. Gary V. ...

Trustees want to regulate junked vehicles

Local News

CALCUTTA — St. Clair Township trustees will now look to take more action in relation to junked vehicles throughout the township. During Tuesday’s meeting, trustees approved a resolution which regulates storage of junk vehicles and provides a penalty for residents in violation. It also ...

Columbiana County Municipal Court reports

Police & Courts

In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Christopher R. Stewart, 31, East Liverpool Road, East Liverpool, was sentenced to 10 days in jail, fined $905, had his license suspended for two years and required 30 hours community service for OVI second offense and speeding. Angelina M. Pecchia, 24, ...

Columbiana County Sheriff reports

Police & Courts

A deputy and St. Clair Township police responded to a Strader Road home at 7:11 p.m. Monday for an attempted overdose. A woman was standing outside the home when they arrived and said she took pills to hurt her husband. West Point EMS arrived and she was transported to a hospital. Someone ...

PEDAL PULL

Local News

Children of all ages put their strength to work during the annual Knox Ruritan pedal tractor pull at the Johnny Appleseed Festival on Sunday, with winners taking home trophies and ribbons. Pictured, Braden English of East Liverpool took first place in the age 5-6 division with a 44.7-inch pull. ...

East Liverpool Municipal

Police & Courts

In Municipal Court Monday, Courtney L. Gardner, 28, Minerva Street, was fined $200 and sentenced to two days in jail for disorderly conduct. Constance D. Pritchard, 59, Water Street, Salineville, was fined $250 for driving under suspension. Sarah L. Frazier, 28, Fawcett Street, was fined ...

STUDENTS RECOGNIZED

Community News

Five senior students from the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center’s cosmetology career path were selected for the Character Counts recognition award. The students were nominated by Beaver Local Superintendent Eric Lowe. The five students volunteered their free time to attend the ...