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Columbia Gas to begin line work in Wellsville area

Local News

WELLSVILLE — About 11 customers will be affected when Columbia Gas of Ohio begins gas line replacement this month. The work area will be concentrated on Kountz Avenue, with additional work taking place on Peterson Road and Campground Road. According to the company, contractors will work ...

Salem council puts park ban policy in effect

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SALEM — City council gave final approval for an ordinance authorizing the parks director to ban repeat offenders of park rules from city parks for a specified period of time. The ordinance specifically gives the parks director the authority to ban repeat violators of park rules for one ...

County BDD hires nursing student as intern

Local News

LISBON — A month after announcing they were laying off 13 employees, including two nurses, the Columbiana County Board of Developmental Disabilities voted on Wednesday to hire a student nursing intern. The board hired Taylor Siefke, paying her $12.50 per hour for up to 35 hours a week. ...

Wellsville losing treasurer

Local News

WELLSVILLE — With “regrets and best wishes,” the school board accepted the resignation of district Treasurer Eva Elliott during a special meeting Wednesday. Elliott has been with the district for three years and is resigning to accept a new position in the southern portion of Ohio, with ...

The new and the old

Local News

New Waterford Fiscal Officer Dave Slagle holds pieces of the new and old six-inch waterlines that have been installed and bypassed in the village. The sample of the blue C-900 plastic piece, left, replaces now badly-corroded and pitted iron piping that was installed “probably in the late ...

Police

Police News

County Sheriff — A teenager called the sheriff after he reportedly witnessed his mother being assaulted by her husband. Sharon Wuthrick, Hartley Road, Butler Township, told deputies her husband, Curt Wuthrick, consumed alcohol and gets agitated when he drinks. She confronted him and he ...

Police

Police News

Salem — Anne Grande, 40, of 483 E. Euclid Ave., was cited for driving under suspension, leaving the scene and failure to control after a hit/skip accident at 6:40 a.m. Tuesday on Continental Drive. She traveled off the left side of the road, striking a lamp post and light, then continuing ...

Pleas Court

Court News

New Cases Salem Community Hospital vs. Alan D. Price, Salem, $29,775 plus interest sought for alleged debt owed. U.S. Bank National Association vs. Mark and Stella Beth McKee, Lisbon, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Glenn Road, Lisbon. Teri Louise Morris, New Waterford, vs. ...

Juvenile

Court News

LISBON — A 15-year-old Salem boy was cited into Columbiana County Juvenile Court after reportedly telling a teacher on May 4 he was going to shoot two other students after school and he had a plan to do it. A 13-year-old East Liverpool boy was cited after allegedly striking his 11-year-old ...

Court News

Court News

LISBON — Kristopher M. Rhodes, 35, Corry, Pa., pleaded guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to failure to comply with the order or signal of a police officer, vandalism and driving while intoxicated. He is facing up to four and a half years in prison, a $13,575 fine and a lifetime ...