Court News

Pleas Court

New Cases John and Victoria White, Hanoverton, vs. Charles Kidder, also known as The Law Offices of Charley Kidder, Salem, excess of $25,000 sought for alleged negligent advice and alleged negligent representation. Kelly Burnette, East Palestine, vs. Tina Burnette, Beaver Falls, Pa., ...

Court News

LISBON — In Common Pleas Court, James R. Wilson, 22, East Main Street, East Palestine, was found eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction and was placed on a three-year plan. He pleaded guilty to breaking and entering and eight counts of theft. Wilson had trespassed in the garage of ...

Grand Jury

LISBON — Heather D. Lavella, 25, Jeannette, Pa., was served a secret indictment charged with three counts of endangering children. On March 15, March 22 and April 3, Lavella allegedly put a 4-year-old boy’s life in danger, resulting in serious physical harm to the child. The charges ...

Municipal

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court, a Sept. 24 pretrial was set for Michael J. Bansberg, 24, Girard, charged with OVI second offense, driving under OVI suspension, marked lanes and a seat belt violation. An Oct. 2 pretrial was set for Terri Lee Jones, 59, Georgetown Road, ...

ELO Court

EAST LIVERPOOL — In Municipal Court Tuesday, Ryan L. Pritt, 36, Lisbon Street, was sentenced to 20 jail days for driving under suspension and was found guilty of no motorcycle license and no safety equipment but not fined. A jury trial was set Oct. 18 for Joseph J. DeSarro, 24, Duke Vodrey ...

PLEAS COURT

New Cases PennyMac Loan Services LLC vs. Jeffrey A. Davis, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Fairview Court, Salem. Wells Fargo Bank vs. Clinton and Kathryn Young, Lisbon, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Lusk Lock Road, Lisbon. Paul David Johnson, Salem, and Rhandi Lee ...

COURT NEWS

LISBON — In Common Pleas Court, Devin E. Baker, 33, McClure Road, East Palestine, stipulated to violating the terms of his community control for a possession of drugs charge for having heroin in March 2015. He was sentenced to seven months in prison, with credit for 58 days in ...

MUNICIPAL

LISBON — An Aug. 20 preliminary hearing was set in Columbiana County Municipal Court for Richard C. Brendlinger, 45, last known address East Third Street, Salem, charged with illegal assembly or possession of methamphetamines for items allegedly found when the county Drug Task Force searched ...

ELO COURT

EAST LIVERPOOL — In Municipal Court, David Santiago Jr., 37, Aten Avenue, Wellsville, was fined $750, given 30 days, 29 suspended, and two years probation for resisting arrest and disorderly conduct. Gary W. Smith, 36, Swickard Drive, was fined $250 for driving under suspension, second ...

MUNICIPAL

LISBON —The Salem man charged robbing someone in the East State Street Taco Bell drive-thru at gunpoint in late June had his case bound over to the county common pleas court this week. Victor J. Pappas, 29, South Range Road, Salem, is charged with aggravated robbery and improper handling ...