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Officials address present resident questions

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EAST PALESTINE — Village officials are attempting to address whether mobile homes should be allowed in the village outside of mobile home parks. The matter was discussed during a council development committee meeting last week in which building and zoning inspector John Simon said a lot of ...

Salem Regional Medical Center opens Lisbon branch

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LISBON — Several residents and community members got a first look at Salem Regional Medical Center’s new primary care facility before it officially opens its doors for business this morning. SRMC Primary Care — Lisbon, located at 38506 Saltwell Road, held its open house Sunday afternoon ...

Food pantry to remain in Lisbon

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LISBON — The food pantry box located in the town square will remain after Village Council agreed to allow its existence to continue. “It’s being used, it really is. It’s helping a lot of people,” said Kodiealyse Ferro, whose family approached council in July with the idea of placing ...

Police wage matter main topic for village council

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LISBON — The revolving door at the village police department has reached the point where the police chief believes the salaries paid his officers needs to be increased to compete with other departments. The issue came up at this week’s Village Council meeting after police chief Mike ...

Hanoverton man killed in accident

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NORTH GEORGETOWN — Officials are looking into the cause of a two-vehicle crash in Knox Township at the intersection of Georgetown and Westville Lake roads which killed a Hanoverton man Saturday morning. According to the Lisbon post of the State Highway Patrol, Lloyd W. Berresford Jr., 76, ...

GARFIELD DONATION

Community News

Roberts Funeral Home in Wellsville, the Wellsville Lions Club, and Gary Malone each made a monetary donation to the first grade class at Garfield Elementary School to help the students prepare a Thanksgiving Feast for the school’s volunteers. The students created the invitations, menu, and ...

NEW LIONS MEMBERS

Community News

The Wellsville Lions Club inducted three new members into its club on Thursday, Nov. 8. Pictured (from left) Lion Cathy Wollam (sponsor) Glenn Wollam, Chris and Amy Plant, Lion Bob Rudder (sponsor, right). District Governor Mike Tyler performed the induction ceremony. (Submitted photo)

BENCH DONATION

Business

Family members of retired obstetrician/gynecologist Dr. David Drake gathered recently at Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) to present a bench donated by his children in his honor. Dr. Drake served the local community for over four decades, and delivered 7,500 babies over the course of his ...

Park board discusses upcoming projects

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EAST LIVERPOOL — The Thompson Park Board discussed several upcoming projects during its meeting this week, including road work. Superintendent Shawn Rybaczenko told board members that only one bid was received for road work around the municipal pool and that was from West Point Paving for ...