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Hancock County slaying under investigation

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NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — The Hancock County Sheriff’s Department is continuing its investigation of Wednesday’s shootings that left one person dead and four injured. Killed was Sandra Brown, 58, of 89 Judge Drive. Sheriff Ralph Fletcher identified the alleged shooter was 45-year-old ...

St. Clair police to hold annual outreach benefit

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL —St. Clair Police Department will be hosting its third annual Red, White and a Thin Blue Line event on Labor Day weekend. According to Chief Brian McKenzie, the event, which is held from 3 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1 behind Calcutta Giant Eagle benefits the department’s many ...

Defendant makes an unsuccessful run for it

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LISBON — A woman being led out of the county courthouse on Thursday afternoon will face additional charges after she slipped her shackles and ran from deputies down the sidewalk in Lisbon. Courtney M. Orr, 28, state Route 45, Leetonia, had appeared before Judge Scott Washam for a hearing ...

Man gets two years on burglary, drug possession charges

Local News

LISBON — An East Liverpool man was sentenced to two years in prison after pleading guilty to burglary and a possession of drugs charge in Common Pleas Court. Michael Allen Howard, 33, Lincoln Avenue, East Liverpool, was one of two men charged after they were found by East Liverpool police ...

Traffic camera effort continues

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LISBON — A group opposed to East Liverpool’s use of traffic camera to catch speeding motorists is still trying to get its ballot initiative before voters more than two years after the effort first started. East Liverpool Citizens Against Traffic Cameras has filed two initiative petitions ...

State Highway Patrol

Police & Courts

William Earl Show, 38, Salineville, was northbound on Seigler Road in Washington Township at 9:13 p.m. Saturday and hit a calf in the road. John Raymond Dota, 88, Canfield, was northbound on state Route 11 in Elkrun Township at 2:08 p.m. Aug. 8 and struck a large piece of plexiglas laying in ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

Police & Courts

A Leetonia Road, Salem Township, woman reported at 8:40 a.m. Wednesday her neighbor’s mail had been removed from the box and ripped up. She notified her neighbor and returned the mail to him. Then later that day her mother-in-law called to say her mailbox had been damaged also. She contacted ...

East Liverpool Municipal Court

Police & Courts

In East Liverpool Municipal Court, two people were bound over to the grand jury: Charles A. Marshall, St. George Street, charged with carrying a concealed weapon and receiving stolen property; and Brandon M. Diddle, Hammondsville Road, Wellsville, charged with tampering with evidence. Ronald ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Police & Courts

In Common Pleas Court, Brian S. Noble, 48, state Route 170, East Liverpool, was placed on a four-year community control sanction, which is to include a definite term of six months at the Eastern Ohio Correction Center. Noble was being sentenced in two cases — one for receiving stolen property ...

Columbiana County Municipal

Police & Courts

In county Municipal Court, Matthew E. Marshall, 19, Somer Street, Leetonia, was bound over to the grand jury on two counts of burglary and theft. On July 24, Marshall allegedly broke into the home of his uncle, Kevin McCormick, took keys from the house and stole both a 2009 Ford Explorer truck ...