Court News

Court News

LISBON — Timothy H. Lewis, 62, East Main Street, Salineville, pleaded guilty in Common Pleas Court to attempted breaking and entering, a first-degree misdemeanor through the prosecutor’s information. He faces up to 180 days and a $1,000 fine; sentencing March 12. Initially, Lewis had ...

Grand Jury

LISBON — Charlene M. Peace, 29, North Shady Lane, East Liverpool, is charged with two counts of possession of drugs for allegedly having heroin and fentanyl on Nov. 14, 2016. The indictment was issued by the grand jury in July.

Municipal

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Michael C. Shields, 42, Walnut Street, Rogers, was fined $700, had his license suspended for a year, required to attend a three-day counseling program and ordered 30 hours community service for OVI first offense, failure to yield the right of way ...

ELO Court

EAST LIVERPOOL — In Municipal Court Thursday, Martin L. Fletcher, 32, Erie Street, was fined $200, sentenced to 90 days, 75 suspended and placed on probation three years for obstructing official business, with 25 hours of community service imposed in lieu of the fine. Cody Compton, 32, ...

Pleas Court

New Cases U.S. Department of Agriculture v. Lisa J. Mountz, et al; foreclosure sought against property on St. Jacob-Logtown Road, Leetonia. Michael Leffler of Salineville v. Olivia Murphy of Poland and State Farm Mutual Insurance; lawsuit over 2016 traffic accident in Leetonia; $25,000-plus ...

Grand Jury

LISBON — The December session of the Columbiana County grand jury reported back on Wednesday, issuing 16 secret indictments, seven open indictments and two superceding indictments. Following are the open indictments, which are cases involving defendants who have already been charged in ...

Court News

LISBON — A Salem-area man will be given a second chance after violating his probation on drug charges. Joshua D. Butler, 34, state Route 45, Salem, was sentenced to up to six months at the prison alternative facility in Wintersville by Columbiana County Common Pleas Court Judge Scott Washam ...

ELO Court

EAST LIVERPOOL — In Municipal Court, a domestic violence charge was dismissed against Luke S. Beatty, 24, Ohio Avenue, with alleged victim’s whereabouts unknown. Trials were set Dec. 20 for Wayne D. Winters, 46, Baxter Street, driving under suspension; Charles J. Reeder, 67, Sherwood ...

Pleas Court

Docket Entries Wilmington Savings Fund Society v. Jonathan S. Burnell, et al; defendants filed bankruptcy, so lawsuit put on hold. U.S. Bank National Association v. Amy Ward, et al; property on Bears Den Road, Leetonia, sold at foreclosure sale to bank for $42,000. Witmer’s Feed & ...

Municipal

LISBON — In county Municipal Court, Debra Kelly, 62, Wooddale Drive, Lisbon, was fined $725, given three days jail, placed on two years probation, required 30 hours community service and had her driver’s license suspended 12 months for OVI first offense and failure to ...