Court News

REAL ESTATE

Butler Township Paula Bardo to Scott and Clittie Wagmiller, home on McCann Road; $93,000. County Sheriff (John and Erika Meissner) to Bayview Loan Servicing, home and 2 acres on U.S. Route 62; $20,000. Columbiana Neilheisel Electric to Flynn Investments, 3.7 acres and commercial ...

GRAND JURY

LISBON — A West Virginia woman secretly indicted by the Columbiana County grand jury was served with the indictment charging her with drug possession. Lauri A. Nurmi, 35, of Chester, was allegedly found in possession of carfentanyl in the county on Dec. 24, 2017.

PLEAS COURT

New Cases Randy E. Heffner of East Liverpool v. Heritage Thermal Services of East Liverpool and Craig Talbott of Wellsville; Heffner worked at HTS, where Talbott was a supervisor; Heffner fell and was injured in November 2017; when Heffner applied for disability benefits in April, he was ...

COURT NEWS

LISBON — A West Virginia man pleaded guilty to evidence tampering charges this week in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court. Frank R. Gilbert, 40, of Newell, W.Va., is scheduled to be sentenced on Oct. 18. He is accused of removing a packet of suspected drugs and hiding it under his motor ...

ELO COURT

EAST LIVERPOOL —In Municipal Court Friday, Fred L. Peterson, 48, Duke Road, was fined $250 for driving under suspension. David R. Wales, 29, Greentree Place, Lisbon, was fined $550 for no operator’s license, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Dennis E. Jackson, 62, Railroad ...

MUNICIPAL

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Charles R. Courtney III, 33, East Sixth Street, Salem, was bound over on a charge of unlawful possession of a dangerous ordnance for allegedly having a pipe bomb found inside his home when it was searched on July 25. An Aug. 16 preliminary ...

PLEAS COURT

New Cases Ditech Financial LLC vs. Jeremy Mascher, et al., foreclosure sought for property on North James Street, East Palestine. Citizens Bank vs. the unknown spouse of Maxine Allison, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Woodland Avenue, Salem. Kimberly R. Parker, Lawton, Okla., ...

GRAND JURY

LISBON — Trent A. Marcum, 22, West Pine Lake Road, Salem, was served a secret indictment charged with escape, two counts of trafficking in drugs and two counts of possession of drugs. On Dec. 20, 2017, Marcum allegedly had marijuana and hashish prepared for distribution, as well as heroin ...

ELO COURT

EAST LIVERPOOL — In Municipal Court Thursday, Tyler R. Scarsellone, 24, Midland, Pa., was fined $675, sentenced to 180 days, 170 suspended, had his license suspended one year and was placed on probation three years for OVI. For driving under suspension, he was fined $250, sentenced to 180 ...

COURT NEWS

LISBON — In Columbiana County Common Pleas Court, Joshua E. Killing, 22, Gurlea Street, Hanoverton, stipulated to violating the terms of his community control and his probation was dishonorably terminated. Killing was sentenced to two years in prison for receiving stolen property, misuse ...