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Special to the Journal/East Liverpool Police Department
Flames were visible early Thursday morning as they shot from a vacant Lisbon Street house in East Liverpool, where firefighters found the structure fully involved when they arrived.  The house is located in between barricades that have that section of Lisbon Street closed to traffic.

Early-morning fire destroys Liverpool house

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EAST LIVERPOOL — Firefighters responded early Thursday morning to a fire at 711 Lisbon St., where a vacant house was found fully involved. According to fire officials, the alarm was raised at 3:24 a.m. for a structure fire, with a third alarm sounded five minutes later when the three men on ...

County Briefing

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A super chance for assistance The Community Action Agency will hold “Super Saturday” from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 7860 Lincole Place in the lower level. Walk-ins will be accepted during this time and is a first come, first serve basis. The Winter Crisis Program provides assistance to ...

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St. Jude craft show

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The St. Jude Women’s Guild will hold the annual craft show from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the activity center of the church, located on Seventh Street in Columbiana. There will be handmade crafts, a Chinese auction and 50/50 as well as a bake sale and lunch counter. Shown with baskets to ...

Michael Gardner

Church Notes

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∫ Michael Gardner will make his annual appearance at 6 p.m. Saturday on the stage of the Victory Gospel Jubilee, held at the Old School Marketplace in North Lima. The Golden Street Singers, in their sixth year as hosts, will also perform. There is no admission charge, but a free-will offering ...

Market Report

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Damascus Livestock Auction Quotations Tuesday November 14, 2017 Hogs – 5 Head No. 1’s 230-260 lbs. $25-$60 No. 2’s and 3’s 230-260 lbs. $25-$52 Sows 300-500 lbs. $20-$40 Sows 500-650 lbs. $20-$40 Boars $3-$5 Light Boars $3-$5 Feeder Pigs – 8 Head $20-$50 per ...

Leetonia withdraws parking resolution

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LEETONIA—Village Council on Wednesday withdrew a resolution that would have prohibited parking on a section of Ridge Street. Council unanimously agreed to withdraw the resolution after visiting the area before the meeting. The resolution would have prohibited parking along the north side of ...

BDD sweetens super’s retirement package

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LISBON — Following a lengthy closed door meeting among the Columbiana County Board of Developmental Disabilities (CCBDD) on Wednesday, the board approved contributing more toward Superintendent Bill Devon’s state retirement plan and extending his contract by eight months. Devon is set to ...

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Straw maze

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Six-year-old Lydia Fill of Dexter, Mich. leads her cousin, 4-year-old Torie Young of Lisbon and her sister, 4-year-old Gina Fill, through the straw maze during a recent special event at Catalpa Grove Farms.

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Southern Local honors veterans

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Southern Local Schools celebrated the military men and women who put their lives on the line for our country during a Veterans Day assembly Nov. 10 where they were treated to a special breakfast and gathered in the high school gym for a program featuring music and words from elementary to high ...

St. Clair hears complaint about nuisance property

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CALCUTTA — St. Clair Township resident Lynn Grimm addressed trustees Tuesday about a neighboring property along Duke Road, which she says houses a mobile home that appears to not be installed properly and was perhaps set up without a proper permit. Grimm, who did not know the name of the ...