Officials: Takeover of recycling program ‘paying off’

Local News

LISBON — The three-county Solid Waste District’s decision to begin running its recycling drop-off program is paying off. Columbiana County Commissioner Tim Weigle reported this week the SWD saved $108,497 during the first 12 months of operating the recycling collection program instead of ...

Lisbon schools to use grant money to improve reading skills

Local News

LISBON — The school district is expected to receive about $100,000 in federal funding each of the next three years to help improve the reading skills among students, especially those in the elementary school. McKinley Elementary School Principal Dan Kemats reported at this week’s school ...

Meeting to be arranged to discuss false alarms at county jail

Local News

LISBON — Center Township trustees are arranging a meeting with Columbiana County Jail officials and the Lisbon Fire Department to discuss what can be done about the number of false alarms at the jail. For years, inmates have regularly broken sprinkler heads or pulled fire alarms, and each ...

JAF 2018

Local News

Four-year-old Maximus Dean Hudson of Wellsville gave a shout and a fist pump as his name was announced as the 2018-2019 Little Mr. Apple Bud. Hudson is the son of the late Amber Dalrymple and the grandson of Frank and Amy Dalrymple. (Photo by Patti Schaeffer)

Salineville Police Reports

Police & Courts

Police were called to the area of Lincoln Street on Monday for a report that children were playing outside in the cold and they were not dressed properly for the weather. Police found a small child outside in only a shirt and a diaper and warned the mother about not watching her children. The ...

Financial advisor earns broker/dealer recognition


EAST LIVERPOOL — Ken Perkins, registered representative with Tri-State Financial Services, recently was recognized as one of the top 300 Financial Advisors affiliated with Cetera Advisor Networks. Perkins was recognized for his efforts in the 2017 calendar year. Of the 2,586 advisors ...

BLHS Class of 1968

Community News

EAST LIVERPOOL — Members of the Beaver Local High School Class of 1968 gathered Sept. 8 to celebrate their 50th class reunion at the East Liverpool Country Club. Prior to the reunion festivities, class members attended a Friday night football game at Beaver Local Stadium, followed by a ...

Yellow Creek trustees discuss hauling permits

Local News

WELLSVILLE — Yellow Creek Township officials will not proceed with plans for the Columbiana County Engineers Office to approve permits regarding oversized hauling in the township. Citing concerns of potentially “penalizing” trucks for weight limits along with posing the question of ...

Columbiana County Grand Jury

Police & Courts

The Columbiana County Common Pleas Court grand jury issued 50 indictments this week, including several open and superseding indictments regarding people having illegal guns. Four of the indictments are superseding indictments, while 19 are open indictments. The remaining 27 secret indictments ...

SRMC announces return of surgeon to the medical staff


SALEM — Salem Regional Medical Center is announcing the return of Board Certified General Surgeon I. Darrell Pugh, D.O., to its medical staff. Pugh has rejoined Jonathan Pulido, M.D., FACS, and William Lee, M.D., FACS, at Salem General Surgery, East State Street, Suite A, in ...