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NY LIFE GRANT

Community News

New York life has developed a grant for students who have lost a loved one which is called a bereavement grant. This grant is to be used for students who have suffered a loss of a loved one through death, separation, or any other reason. The money will be used to help these students deal with ...

County jobless rate at lowest level since 1974

Local News

LISBON — Columbiana County’s unemployment rate in April plummeted to its lowest level in nearly 45 years. The county’s unemployment rate dropped to 3.8 percent last month from 4.9 percent in March, according to figures released Tuesday by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. ...

Highway Patrol/Lisbon Post

Police & Courts

Vincent J. Mazzei, 29, Homeworth, was northbound on Homeworth Road in Knox Township at 10:48 a.m. Saturday and stopped at the sign at US 62 and then failed to yield while pulling out and struck Danielle N. Porter, 19, Alliance, who was eastbound on US 62. Mazzei was cited for right of way and ...

Friends & Family

Community News

Seasoned Saints EAST LIVERPOOL — The “Seasoned Saints” senior group met May 10 at the Second Baptist Church on Pennsylvania Ave. President Mary Carter opened the meeting and welcomed all. Jean Hanlon read the scripture, Psalm 33. Mrs. Carter gave the prayer and blessing. After a ...

Area man sentenced to 2 years for burglary

Local News

LISBON — A man who walked into an elderly Wellsville woman’s home pleaded guilty to several charges on Tuesday and was immediately sentenced in Common Pleas Court to two years in prison. Kevin S. Neely, 37, whose current address is listed at the Mahoning County Jail, but once had an ...

Lisbon Police Reports

Police & Courts

Parks Supervisor Dana Blackburn reported there were juveniles possibly misbehaving at Willow Grove Park at 4:17 p.m. Sunday, but police did not any wrongdoing. A pickup truck belonging to Adams Hayes of Eagleton Road broke through the wooden pallet covering a draining in the car wash and ...

Out & About

Community News

EAST LIVERPOOL — Catholic Charities Senior Center, 600 E. 4th St., is holding a Free Community Meal & Health Market 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Thursday, May 23. There will be local health & wellness vendors to pass out information regarding their services. There will also be free giveaways ...

41st Annual CCCTC Awards Ceremony

Local News

Receiving their Career Center Certificates in 13 programs, half of the seniors who studied at the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center celebrated their achievements Tuesday at the 41st Annual Awards Ceremony. Students from the other half of the Columbiana County schools will be ...

Columbiana County Municipal

Police & Courts

A June 3 pretrial was set in County Municipal Court for Robert T. Urgitus, 57, Vine Street, East Palestine, cited with contributing to the unruliness of a child and two counts of permitting underage consumption. On Monday Urgitus allegedly provided Paige Morrison, 18, a shot of tequila and a ...

YOUTH LEADERSHIP 2019

Local News

Students from Crestview, East Palestine, Lisbon, Salem, and Wellsville schools were recognized for their community service efforts during the Youth Leadership Brunch held May 17, 2019 at the Salem Golf Club. Each participating student received a Certificate of Appreciation for community service ...