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East Liverpool Municipal Court

Police & Courts

In East Liverpool Municipal Court, Michael Beaver, Wooster Street, was fined $250 and given seven days in jail for disorderly conduct and public intoxication. Jeffrey Canoe, Foulks Drive, was fined $675 and given 180 days in jail, (three imposed and three years probation for physical control ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Police & Courts

Timothy R. McCourt, 36, Empire, appeared in Common Pleas Court Friday for a probation violation hearing. McCourt had his probation dishonorably terminated and was sentenced to eight months in prison, but credited with 78 days already served. McCourt had been on probation after pleading guilty ...

Lisbon Police Reports

Police & Courts

Police were called to Continuing Healthcare on Vista Drive at 7:28 p.m. Friday, where a female patient was threatening staff and throwing food, forks, knives and other items. The woman told police she would rather die than remain in a nursing home. The officer stood by until an ambulance ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

Police & Courts

Officers responded at 7:47 p.m. Aug. 28 to the 1000 block of Huston Street, where a subject came on station to ask for some unwanted subjects to leave him premises. Several minutes later, Andrew Hunley, no address provided, was arrested on a charge of possessing drug abuse instruments, after he ...

BACK IN SERVICE

Local News

This year was the first time in about eight years the fountains on Broadway in Wellsville had been operating. The fountains were fixed earlier this summer and have been running since the end of May. They will be winterized and shut down before winter arrives. (Photo by Julie Riedel)

Local author launches new book

Community News

Local, award-winning author and film producer, John Smith (J.W. Kitson), has launched another novel based on an idea inspired by a childhood location he used to frequent with his family in Highlandtown, Ohio. “My parents” Smith recalled, “had special friends, whom we considered family, ...

Jail report leaves warden puzzled

Local News

LISBON —A recent grand jury report critical of the Columbiana County Jail has the warden puzzled. The report, among other things, concluded the jail is “totally unsafe,” that inmates were running the facility and some of the corrections officers seem intimidated by them. “I don’t ...

CAA accepting PIPP applications

Community News

LISBON — The Community Action Agency of Columbiana County is taking applications for the Percentage of Income Payment Plan (PIPP Plus) at our local office located at 7860 Lincole Place, Lisbon. Neither program will offer immediate assistance with utility bills. Applications for Energy ...

Chester VFD readies for annual Fall Bash

Local News

CHESTER— A large raffle in West Virginia will be held Sept. 20 and 21 at Mountaineer Casino, and is put on by the Chester Volunteer Fire Department. Started 19 years ago, the Chester Fall Bash is a fundraiser for the Chester Volunteer Fire Department. All the funds raised through the raffle ...

Salem Regional Medical Center adds to medical staff

Community News

Jason A. Boyd, M.D. SALEM—Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) welcomes fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon Jason A. Boyd, M.D., to its medical staff. As of Sept. 3, Dr. Boyd is joining Dr. Lee Simon and Dr. Dominic Peters at Salem Orthopaedic Surgery in the Orthopaedic Bone & Joint ...