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ELO health board upholds decision to condemn home

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — Despite pleas from an Penn Avenue resident for a second chance, a home that was reported unsafe to live in will remain condemned. Several residents were in attendance Wednesday for the city’s Board of Health meeting when the board approved a motion to uphold its decision ...

POLICE

Police News

County Sheriff — Suspicious people were reported on Homeworth Road knocking on doors and attempting to get inside when the home owner answered at 1:19 p.m. Wednesday. They were driving a dark gray Hyundi four-door vehicle. Deputies checked the area, but did not find anyone matching the ...

COURT NEWS

Court News

LISBON —Malik D. Shabazz, 20, Washington Avenue, Salem, was sentenced in Common Pleas Court to 315 days in jail for inducing panic and obstructing official business. On Oct. 3, 2017, Shabazz caused alarm to a number of people in Centennial Park while running from police and carrying a ...

GRAND JURY

Court News

LISBON — A Newton Falls man who allegedly stopped on the way home to break into an East Liverpool business in an attempt to recoup money he lost at Mountaineer, was among those indicted by the Columbiana County grand jury this week. The grand jury heard 51 cases, issued 45 indictments and ...

PLEAS COURT

Court News

New Cases Embrace Home Loans Inc. vs. David Dale Reed, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Mountz Road, Salem. Mark C. Owen, Salem, vs. Nancy J. Owen, Salem, divorce sought. Billie Jo Morlan, Lisbon, vs. Mark A. Morlan, Canfield, divorce sought. Docket Entries County Treasurer vs. ...

MUNICIPAL

Court News

LISBON — Pretrials were set in Columbiana County Municipal Court for a Salem area couple accused of abusing an 8-year-old boy. An Aug. 23 pretrial was set for Matthew A. Brown, 35, Andrew Avenue, Salem, charged with domestic violence for allegedly assaulting his 8-year-old son by throwing a ...

ELO Court

Court News

EAST LIVERPOOL — In East Liverpool Municipal Court Thursday, Bristen Z. Lavant, 23, Huston Road, was fined $250 and was sentenced to three days in jail and two years probation for no license. William J. Weyand, 47, Valley Avenue, was sentenced to 15 days in jail for no license. The case ...

Heave-ho

Local News

Members of the Minerva High School football team, including Jason Williams (33), J.J. Johns (22), Ethan Fogel (7) and Ryan Johnson (30), team up to move the bleachers into position for the team photo day at Hines Stadium.

Chamber counting on continued efforts for Lisbon’s revitalization

Local News

LISBON —The Chamber of Commerce is hoping the village will continue with the downtown revitalization plan following the resignation of Mayor Joseph Morenz, who stepped down at the end of July with 17 months left in his first term. Morenz’s major policy initiative — revitalization of ...

Wayward pot grower will serve prison time

Local News

LISBON — A Michigan man whose defense attorney claims he is a licensed marijuana grower in Detroit was sentenced to nine months in prison for bringing packaged marijuana into Columbiana County. Hamin Waters appeared in county Common Pleas Court this week before Judge C. Ashley Pike. The ...