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Pleas Court

New Cases National Collegiate Student Loan Trust vs. Sarah Cragle, East Palestine, $59,379 plus interest sought for alleged debt owed. Kimberly Bauer, Louisville, and Coty Bauer, Alliance, dissolution sought. Sarah Michelle Sheely, Salem, vs. David Allen Sheely, Columbiana, divorce ...

Court News

LISBON — Louis S. Grande, 43, South Lincoln Avenue, Salem, was found eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction and pleaded guilty to permitting drug abuse during a hearing in Common Pleas Court on Friday. Grande was placed on a four-year intervention plan. Grande had allowed his home to ...

Grand Jury

LISBON — Two men charged with drug related offenses were served secret indictments recently. Richard T. Hill, 34, South Ellsworth Avenue, Salem, is charged with possession of drugs for allegedly having fentanyl on Dec. 27, 2016. The indictment was issued by the grand jury in July. Damale ...

Municipal

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Jared Coil, 30, Steubenville Pike, Lisbon, was fined $975, had his license suspended for a year, sentenced to three days in jail, required to attend a three-day counseling program and ordered 30 hours community service for OVI first offense, open ...

ELO Court

EAST LIVERPOOL — In Municipal Court, an OVI charge was amended to physical control against Robert F. Cornman, 49, Dodge Street, who was fined $250, given 30 days, 27 suspended, had his license suspended 180 days and was placed on probation two years. He was fined $100 and given five days, ...

Pleas Court

New Cases Ditech Financial LLC vs. Cynthia and Edward Kane, et al., foreclosure sought for property on South Union Avenue, Salem. Docket Entries Shir Leasing Inc. vs. Matthew J. Maple, doing back as M and J Trucking, defendant ordered to pay the plaintiff $78,900 plus interest. Deutsche ...

Court News

LISBON — In Common Pleas Court, Paul L. Beaver, 47, Orchard Street, East Liverpool, stipulated to violating the terms of his community control and was given a year in prison for domestic violence. The charge was for punching Angel Mayhew in the nose on March 30, 2015. Aaron L. Penny, 26, ...

Grand Jury

LISBON — Jean E. Tapscott, 29, Youngstown, was served a secret indictment on charges of trafficking in drugs and possession of drugs. On Dec. 10, 2016 Tapscott allegedly sold heroin, a least 10 grams but less than 50 grams, on Dec. 10, 2016. Additionally Tapscott is alleged to have had at ...

Municipal

LISBON — In county Municipal Court, a Sept. 25 preliminary hearing was set for Michael L. Wade, 46, East Fifth Street, Salem, charged with OVI fourth offense and driving under suspension. An Oct. 5 pretrial was set for Daniel Lattanzio, 23, East North Avenue, East Palestine, charged with ...

GRAND JURY

LISBON — Bruce Allen Weaver, 55, East Third Street, Salem, was served a secret indictment for charges of gross sexual imposition and public indecency. Weaver, is accused of compelling a person to have sexual contact by force or threat of force and exposing himself to others outside of his ...