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JULY 7 East Liverpool ELHS Class of 1953, 11 a.m., JP’s Restaurant. Lisbon Veterans Service Commission at 1 p.m. in office. Wellsville Village council, 6 p.m., village hall Salineville Kiwanis, park, 7 a.m. JULY 8 East Liverpool East Liverpool City Council Notice of Public ...

Motorist escapes vehicle after it catches fire

Staff Reports WINONA —A 42-year-old Salem motorist was uninjured after he wrecked to avoid striking an oncoming ATV and then had to escape from his SUV after it caught fire. The accident occurred on King Road in Butler Township at 2:26 p.m. Saturday. According to the state highway ...

NOW OPEN FOR BUSINESS

St. Clair Township Trustee Jim Sabatini talks to the Howlett family during their soft opening held Sunday evening at Coaches Burger Bar’s Calcutta location. (Photo by Stephanie Ujhelyi)

FIREWORKS DISPLAY

A view of the Chester fireworks from Riverview Apartments in East Liverpool. (Photo by Stephanie Ujhelyi)

RITA repeat

EAST LIVERPOOL — Will the city be the latest municipality to join the Regional Income Tax Agency (RITA) family? The agency’s representatives will be on hand during tonight’s council meeting to make their pitch to the latest city or village in Columbiana County that is debating ...

Settlement reached in suit filed by former Columbiana County Dog Pound worker

LISBON — An apparent undisclosed settlement has been reached in the lawsuit filed by a former Columbiana County Dog Pound employee who says she was fired after alerting authorities the dog warden was embezzling funds. A judgment entry signed by the visiting judge in the case was filed last ...

Madison trustees approve vehicle license tax

WEST POINT — Madison Township residents will begin paying an extra $5 when they purchase their license plates next year. The township trustees voted at a recent meeting to enact a motor vehicle license tax, which takes effect Jan. 1, with the extra $25,000 it is expected to generate going ...

Plans for junior fair move forward

LISBON — When the county fair board voted to hold a junior fair after previously canceling the fair completely, they knew it would be an uphill battle. Despite short notice, the board continued to solidify all of the details for the junior fair at Wednesday’s meeting. The majority of ...

COACHES OPENS TODAY

Coaches Burger Bar’s Calcutta location officially opens at 11 a.m. today, in the former Adrian’s. Owners Stacy (left) and Patrick Howlett (right) hosted a private preview Sunday afternoon for select invitees that included local first responders and St. Clair Township officials. Hours will ...

On the calendar

JULY 6 Calcutta St. Clair Township Trustees, 4 p.m., community building. East Liverpool East Liverpool Council 6 p.m. in chambers. Negley Middleton Township trustees at 7 p.m. at township garage, 2021 budget review JULY 7 East Liverpool ELHS Class of 1953, 11 a.m., JP’s ...