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SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED

Local News

In February, the Kent State Columbiana County campuses hosted the fifth annual County Classic basketball game between the East Liverpool and Salem high school boys teams. As part of this event, the local Kent State campuses award $500 scholarships to two students from each of the high schools. ...

Police

Police & Courts

County Sheriff — Deputies checked the area of state Route 45, Salem Township, at 10:59 p.m. Tuesday after learning a man had left a home in Salem while under the influence of alcohol or narcotics and was driving a black SUV. Deputies and the highway patrol searched the area, but did not ...

Red states on U.S. electoral map lagging on vaccinations

Local News

SAVANNAH, Georgia — With coronavirus shots now in the arms of nearly half of American adults, the parts of the U.S. that are excelling and those that are struggling with vaccinations are starting to look like the nation’s political map: deeply divided between red and blue states. Out in ...

NEED FOR SEED

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A squirrel uses acrobatics to raid a sunflower seed bird feeder. (Photo by Deanne Johnson)

East Liverpool Municipal

Police & Courts

EAST LIVERPOOL — In East Liverpool Municipal Court, Christopher J. Cianni, St. Clair Avenue, was fined $650 and given 390 days in jail (120 days imposed) on domestic violence, prohibitions concerning domestic animals and violating a protection order charges. Edward B. Bailey, Allison ...

Area Briefing

Community News

CIC to meet The East Liverpool Community Improvement Corporation (CIC) will hold a full board meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday in council chambers, where they will consider a termination of the Riverview Equity LLC operating agreement, a proposal for marketing and sales of the East Liverpool Motor ...

County use of J&J vaccine put on hold

Local News

LISBON — With concerns growing about rare blood clots possibly connected to the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine against the coronavirus, the local county health department has canceled using the vaccine this week. Laura Fauss, public information officer for the county health ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Police & Courts

LISBON — Charles E. McCanna, 39, Spillway Road, Lisbon, pleaded guilty in Common Pleas Court to two counts of breaking and entering, each a fifth-degree felony. He faces up to two years in prison and a fine of $5,000. Sentencing is set for July 8. On Feb. 18, 2020, McCanna broke into two ...

On the Calendar

Community News

APRIL 14 Calcutta National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD), 10 a.m.-noon, YMCA Chester American Red Cross blood drive, 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Everyday Church, 1298 Lincoln Highway; register at 800-733-2767 or RedCrossBlood.org Columbiana County Suffragette Town Hall offered by Women in ...

Wellsville sees savings in insurance premiums

Local News

WELLSVILLE — While most municipalities are grumbling about soaring health insurance costs, Wellsville is not one of them. Fiscal Officer Hoi Wah Yu explained to council last week the village would be saving $30,000 on its insurance premiums in 2021 and qualified for group rates through the ...