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EL man struck by ATV

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EAST LIVERPOOL — An unidentified 18-year-old man was injured after he was struck in the street by an ATV in a hit and run accident on Saturday. According to East Liverpool Police Patrolman Jesse Smith, video surveillance of the scene showed the 18-year-old was standing in the street ...

Lisbon seeks new CRA committee members

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LISBON —Village Council needs a few more good men and women to serve on the new committee that comes with the village’s designation as a Community Reinvestment Area. Councilman Ryan Berg, who has taken the lead on obtaining the CRA designation, reported at Tuesday’s council meeting the ...

Annual East Palestine Street Fair begins Wednesday

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EAST PALESTINE — It’s that time of the year again, when the downtown turns into a carnival of sorts with the opening of the annual Street Fair. The 132nd annual Street Fair sponsored by the East Palestine Area Chamber of Commerce is scheduled for May 22-25 this year and includes games, ...

Memorial Day celebrations

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The communities of Hanoverton and Winona held Memorial Day celebrations Sunday. Bagpipe enthusiast Glen Duncan of Leetonia performed "Amazing Grace" during the Winona observance which was held inside the United Methodist Church.

Teen pregnancy declining

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Parenting is challenging for those who believe they are prepared and ready for it. But sometimes things happen. Sometimes things happen to teens who still are children themselves. “I didn’t think it would happen to me,” said a teen mom. The baby’s father assured her that she could ...

Elections board meets to accept, reject ballots

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LISBON — During a short meeting of the Columbiana County Board of Elections on Friday, the board voted on accepting or rejecting provisional and absentee ballots from the May 7 election. Of the 41 provisional ballots from election day, 39 of them were accepted. One was rejected on the basis ...

County Briefing

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Ribs the prize in SRMC raffle The Salem Regional Medical Center’s (SRMC) Auxiliary is announcing an opportunity to win a backyard barbecue party for up to 10 people provided by Boneshakers of Salem, 546 E. Pershing St. The prize package includes a meal of ribs, pulled pork sandwiches, au ...

Community Corner

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Tops 2231 EAST LIVERPOOL — TOPS 2231 met at Always Best Care, 1324 St. Clair Ave. on May 14 with leader Mary Wolf presiding. The meeting opened with TOPS and KOPS pledges and roll call. Cassy Stephens read the secretary and treasurers report. KOPS best loser and officer was Carolyn ...

Amnesty Initiative workshops

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LISBON — Columbiana County Municipal Court Judges Mark Frost and Tim McNicol have scheduled additional workshops for individuals with suspended driver’s licenses to obtain assistance with reinstatement and possible reduction and/or waiver of reinstatement fees. Ohio BMV Regional ...

Salem council agrees to reduce building’s assessment amount

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SALEM — City council recently reduced the assessment amount owed by a downtown building owner for corrective work done to shore up the facade. Mayor John Berlin said the hope is the action will make the building’s sale price more attractive by lowering it. The building is located at 386 ...