Court News

Six Beavers into semifinals

From Staff Reports HEATH — Beaver Local’s wrestling team had six wrestlers reach the championship semifinals on Friday during opening day action at the Division II Heath district wrestling tournament. Beaver Local will be represented by Logan Ours (120), Cole McComas (126), Skyler ...

ELO COURT

EAST LIVERPOOL — In Municipal Court Thursday, Tyler A. Austin, 25, Monroe Street, was fined $150, sentenced to 90 days, 84 suspended, given six days credit for time served and was placed on probation three years for obstructing official business. Leroy C. McEldowney, 39, no address listed, ...

PLEAS COURT

Docket Entries Donegal Insurance Group vs. Charel A. Smith, case settled and dismissed. Lakeview Loan Servicing Inc. vs. Michael T. Varney, et al., defendant filed bankruptcy, case dismissed. Mallory E. Burkett vs. Paul J. Kern, Jr., et al., defendant ordered to pay plaintiff at $3,177 ...

COURT NEWS

LISBON — In Common Pleas Court, Robert J. Davis III, 33, Morrison Street, Lisbon, was found eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction. He pleaded guilty to possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony and was placed on a three-year intervention treatment plan. On July 2, 2017, Davis had ...

MUNICIPAL

LISBON — March 4 preliminary hearings were set in County Municipal Court for two East Palestine men charged in connection with the same alleged crimes — Joshua C. Hughes, 35, South Market Street and Justin D. Adams, 31, state Route 14. Adams is charged with receiving stolen property ...

Common Pleas

New Cases Frontier Group and English Benedictine Congregation Trust v. Benjamin and Mary Morucci of Poland and Angar Holdings, same address; dispute over attempted abandonment of oil and gas holdings on property in Washington Township. PNC Bank v. Andrew Bickel, et al; foreclosure sought ...

Municipal Court

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court Brandi L. Cope, 25, Salem, was sentenced 90 days jail for possession of drug abuse instrument, with jail time to run consecutive with her felony sentence. Jeremy A. Hanson, 39, Salem, was fined $250, sentenced three days jail with credit for one ...

Grand Jury

LISBON — A secret indictment issued by the county grand jury was served on Christina L. Ford, 45, Rigby Street, East Liverpool, who is charged with stealing unemployment benefits between Oct. 1, 2016, and March 18, 2017. Ford is also accused of engaging in falsification over the same period.

Court News

LISBON — A village man pleaded guilty this week in county Common Pleas Court to receiving disability benefits while also working. Kevin E. Kirby, 44, of North Market Street, pleaded guilty to engaging in workers compensation fraud, theft and 11 counts of tampering with records. He is ...

Municipal court

LISBON – In Columbiana County Municipal Court Kevin S. Frazier, 37, East Liverpool, was fined $100 and sentenced 19 days jail for possession of a drug abuse instrument. Kierra D. Raynes, 21, East Palestine, was fined $100, placed on two years probation and required 30 hours community ...