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Military identifies WWII Army Air Force soldier from Ohio

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The remains of an Army Air Force sergeant from Ohio who died after he was sent to a prisoner of war camp during World War II have now been positively identified, Defense Department officials announced Tuesday. Tech. Sgt. William F. Teaff, 26, of Steubenville, was ...

Biden to Ohio, spotlighting rescued pensions for millions

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to boost his standing with frustrated blue-collar voters, President Joe Biden on Wednesday will use the backdrop of a union training center in Cleveland to tell workers his policies will shore up troubled pension funding for millions now on the job or retired. Hurt ...

Area Briefing

Skin cancer screenings The Columbiana County Health District will host a clinic providing skin cancer screenings by appointment only Thursday at the Health District, 7360 state Route 45, Lisbon. A local physician will staff the clinic and there will be no charge for residents of the General ...

Calendar

WED/7-6 Alliance Oceans of Possibilities summer reading program Storytime, 10:30 a.m., Rodman Pubic Library Branch; for children ages 3 and up; Penguins with an egg drop experiment. Boardman DARE (Divorce/Death Aren’t Really the End), Music at Woodworth Park, 6:30 p.m.; ...

NEW CHESTER MAYOR SWORN IN

Ed Wedgewood was sworn in as mayor Friday by municipal court judge Curt Parkins along with other new members of Chester’s city council, including new city clerk Courtney Sanlo, first ward councilman Nathan Wright, second ward councilman John Woodruff, third ward councilman Mike Dotson, fourth ...