Local News

Recorder renews request for fees

LISBON — Columbiana County Recorder Theresa Bosel is asking for permission to resume keeping a portion of the fee charged for recording documents after county commissioners failed to act on last year’s request. Bosel submitted her request to commissioners this week, who formally accepted ...

Lisbon awaits word on Dollar General plan

LISBON — A month after a representative from Dollar General met with village council about preliminary plans to build a second store in town nothing else has been heard about the proposed project. The clerk for the zoning board has yet to receive any requests from the company for a zoning ...

Maiden voyage

The new Quakertown Trolley made its way through downtown Salem Sunday escorted by vintage vehicles in a short parade. It then made its way to the Dale Shaffer Library on the campus of the Salem Historical Society’s campus. A public reception was held. Visitors were able to walk through the ...

Crestview to offer new child care option

NEW WATERFORD — Parents of Crestview students will have a new option for child care this fall. Registration packets are available online for those interested. Students can go to the program for up to two hours before school, up to two hours after school or both. There are also pricing ...

Four will join Bradshaw in Holtz Hall of Fame

EAST LIVERPOOL — The Lou Holtz/Upper Ohio Valley Hall of Fame has announced the Class of 2020 to be inducted along with guest speaker Terry Bradshaw at the June 8 banquet. The late Hans Dietz grew up in Chester, W.Va., and he was a graduate of the National River Academy, being named by his ...

Relatives of Salem Township man come forward

FRANKLIN SQUARE — Next of kin have been found for a Salem Township man found dead outside his home. Constable Dan Valentine told trustees at last week’s meeting that he received over 50 phone calls from people saying they knew the gentleman who was found deceased outside his home on ...

Meet and greet

The Salem 12th Man Football Club will host a meet and greet with the Salem High School football team will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday at Coaches Burger Bar in Salem. Family, friends and the Quaker community are welcome. A percentage of the meals will benefit the club and there will be a 50/50 ...

County Briefing

Peaches and more at church The Irondale United Methodist Church will host a Peach Festival from 4-6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the church on Grant Street. The menu features a hot chicken sandwich, barbecue ham sandwich, baked potato bar, hobo beans, fruit, and all kinds of peach desserts, all for a ...

Stigma: a mark of disgrace

“There are still attitudes within most societies that view symptoms of psychopathology as threatening and uncomfortable, and these attitudes frequently foster stigma and discrimination towards people with mental health problems,” writes Graham C.L. Davey, Ph.D., at psychologytoday.com. ...

County Briefing

Go wild in Salem with raptors Josh Kuszmaul of Raptor Hallow Sanctuary in Salem will present a talk about raptors (birds that hunt and eat vertebrates) and introduce some of the rescued birds that live at Raptor Hallows at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at Waterworth Memorial Park, pavilion 9. ...