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POLICE

Police News

Salem — At 8:05 a.m. Sunday, police responded to the 170 block of West State Street where male customer was irate when he couldn’t get change for a $100 bill because the complainant didn’t have enough change. The man argued with the complainant and yelled at a customer in the store. ...

PLEAS COURT

Court News

New Cases American Express National Bank vs. Kaye Yanni, East Liverpool, $18,763 plus interest sought. Juanita M. Duvall, Columbiana, et al., vs. Clyde R. Hughes, Edinburg, Pa., excess $25,000 sought for alleged monetary loss from a trust account for which defendant was serving as the ...

MUNICIPAL

Court News

LISBON — Christopher C. Bowersock, 36, Oak Drive, Wellsville, was bound over to the grand jury on a charge of illegal assembly or possession of a controlled substance after waiving his right to a preliminary hearing in County Municipal Court. On Dec. 1, Bowersock was allegedly in possession ...

COURT NEWS

Court News

LISBON — Tiffany Ulbrich, 32, East Fifth Street, East Liverpool, one of the Operation Big Oak indictment defendants, was sentenced in Common Pleas Court to 18 months in prison for trafficking in cocaine, aggravated trafficking in drugs and trafficking in heroin. Zachary K. Humphreys, 25, ...

ELO COURT

Court News

EAST LIVERPOOL — In Municipal Court Monday, Amy L. Desimone, 48, Moore Avenue, was fined $100, sentenced to 30 days, 28 suspended, and placed on probation two years for possession of drug paraphernalia. For driving under suspension, she was fined $250, and for expired plates, $30. David M. ...

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Local News

Four-year-old Addison McGee of Columbiana ponders what she might want to Christmas while meeting with Santa Claus following Lisbon's Christmas parade.

County finances remain on even keel

Local News

LISBON —Columbiana County commissioners engaged in a Christmas tradition of their own last week by adopting a 2019 general fund budget that will bear little resemblance to what officeholders actually spend. The budget set spending at $18.88 million, an increase of $270,400, or about 1.5 ...

Columbiana urged to take advantage of CHIP funds

Local News

COLUMBIANA — The city is being encouraged to pursue the roughly $75,000 in grant funding that was not used in East Liverpool and Salem during the 2016 Community Housing Impact and Preservation (CHIP) program. Marti Grimm of the county Community Action Agency (CAA), recently told city ...

Noel proving a good gift for CTC nursing students

Local News

LISBON — With fewer local hospitals offering OB-GYN services, it has become more difficult to give students the clinical experience they need to feel comfortable being a nurse in that environment. So the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center has brought in Noel, a simulator the ...