Local News

A St. Clair Township police cruiser was damaged Wednesday afternoon when it had to ram a vehicle near the intersection of state Route 170 and Calcutta Smiths Ferry Road. Sgt. George Davis (pictured, searching the suspect’s car prior to towing) responded around 4:30 p.m. to assist a patrolman ...


Police & Courts

County Sheriff —A deputy was called to 44587 Y & O Road, Madison Township, about a harassment complaint at 4:33 p.m. Tuesday. The deputy advised the person to contact their service provider and instruct them to take the necessary steps blocking the person from contacting them. —A ...

On The Calendar

Community News

AUGUST 13 East Liverpool Design Review Board, 4 p.m., council chambers Lisbon Back-to-school drive-thru, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 13 at CAA, 7880 Lincole Place Architectural design and review board, 6 p.m. at village hall BOE, 5:30 at DAHS auditorium Community Action Agency ...

Fate of Gamble’s candidacy could be decided Friday

Local News

LISBON — Friday’s routine meeting of the Columbiana County Board of Election may be anything but routine. WKBN First News, the Review’s news partner, is reporting the fate of the Democratic candidate for county prosecutor could be decided at the meeting. Elections board director Kim ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Police & Courts

LISBON – One of the three inmates who escaped from the Columbiana County Jail in June 2019 only to change his mind was placed on probation. In county Common Pleas Court this week, Michael A. Conzett, 23, Rigby Street, East Liverpool, was sentenced by Judge Megan Bickerton to three years’ ...

Liverpool Township receives $45K in C.A.R.E.S. Act funds

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LaCROFT — Liverpool Township trustees were the latest ones to take action to accept the township C.A.R.E.S Act funds. During their regular meeting Monday, Trustees Keith Burke and Mike Bahen approved a resolution that would enable them to accept the nearly $45,000, which could only be spent ...

SL superintendent talks reopening updates

Local News

SALINEVILLE — As students and faculty prepare for a unique-looking school year due to COVID-19, Superintendent Tom Cunningham updated the school board on some of the strategies that Southern Local Schools are implementing at Tuesday’s meeting. While the administrative staff is still ...

Lisbon approves revised vacant building ordinance

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LISBON — The revised village vacant building ordinance was approved on third and final reading at this week’s village council meeting. First passed in 2018, the law requires property owners in the downtown business district to keep their buildings in good shape, and those with vacant ...

Lisbon names new fire chief

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Veteran Lisbon firefighter Mark Hall has been named the new fire chief, replacing Paul Gresh Jr., who is retiring at the end of the month. Currently a captain with the department, Hall was named to the top position at this week’s village council meeting and on the recommendation of Mayor ...


Local News

Another portion of the former Weirton Steel Corp. steel-making facilities is coming down, as the Frontier Group of Companies recently began the demolition of the former acid plant building at the intersection of Weir and Lee avenues. (Photo by Craig Howell)