Area briefing

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East End clean up East Liverpool East End clean up hosted by Second Baptist Church will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at 1091 Pennsylvania Ave. Lunch will be served when volunteers return to the church at 1 p.m. Volunteers can sign in at the event for an opportunity to win a $24 gift certificate ...


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TUE/5-18 Canfield American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2-7 p.m., Canfield United Methodist Church Columbiana Drive-thru rigatoni dinner, 4 p.m. to gone, Grace Church, $7 City Council, 7 p.m., Zoom link at www.columbianaohio.gov County MCJAS Program Committee, 10 a.m., via Zoom ...

Three more graduate from county drug court

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LISBON — The Columbiana County Municipal Court Drug Court program celebrated their three newest graduates on Tuesday afternoon, bringing the number of people successfully completing the program to 23. Since 2018, the drug court has been meeting at the Municipal Courthouse. Even as the ...

In the courts

Police & Courts

COLUMBIANA COUNTY MUNICIPAL LISBON — A Dover man accused of compelling prostitution waived his rights to a preliminary hearing before county Municipal Court Judge Timothy McNicol on Monday. Chad Robert Ryan, 44, Dover, after consulting with his defense attorney Joseph King, waived the ...

Police log

Police & Courts

Highway Patrol — Michael J. Briceland, 70, Beaver Falls, Pa., was cited with left of center after he drove over the center line while traveling on state Route 165 in Unity Township and struck the vehicle of Robert E. De Lost, 67, Poland, at 2:11 p.m. May 10. De Lost’s vehicle drove off ...

EL veteran police officer is heart of department

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EAST LIVERPOOL— James Krawiec takes his oath to serve and protect the citizenry of East Liverpool very seriously, doing so quietly and without fanfare for decades. In August, Krawiec will mark 31 years with East Liverpool police, which includes a 10-month stint as a dispatcher. Born and ...