Wellsville High School graduates Class of 2020

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WELLSVILLE — High school graduations are usually ones for the memory books; however in 2020, school administrators still found it to be the case but for a different reason. When high school seniors were running into each other in physics class or baseball practice, this year’s students ...

Commission hears community garden proposal

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SALEM — A Salem grad focused on the culinary arts said she wants to plant a community garden to benefit others — she just needs a location for an accessible 12x12 plot of land. Ashley Foster recently presented a detailed proposal to the Salem Parks Commission, explaining the idea to bring ...

Pleas Court

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New Cases Melanie Pickering, East Liverpool, vs. Aaron Pickering, Chester, W.Va., divorce sought. In Re: Stephen W. Sinsley, Rogers, relief sought of weapons disability from a trafficking in marijuana conviction in 1999. Docket Entries Pamela M. Lucas, Lisbon, vs. Jeffrey M. Lucas, ...

West Branch approves updated five-year forecast

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BELOIT — Even with several staff cuts and a consolidation of district schools, the West Branch Local School District will likely need additional money in the near future to maintain its current level of educational services, according to the school treasurer. The school board last week ...

Salineville approves dump truck repairs

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SALINEVILLE — While the village would like to get some streets repaired and patched, council first had to vote to spend more than $3,500 to get the dump truck repaired. Councilman Jim Wilson explained they have been having the truck worked on in one location and have now taken it somewhere ...

Leetonia BOE to meet

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LEETONIA – The Leetonia school board will hold a special meeting with executive session only at 3 p.m. Wednesday via Zoom (meeting ID: 825-8309-8016) to prepare for negotiations or bargaining sessions with employees concerning compensation. No action will be taken.

Community Calendar

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Beloit West Branch Class of 1970, breakfast at 10 a.m. June 6 at Perkins. Columbiana Fairfield Township Board of Zoning Appeals public hearing at 6:30 p.m. June 8 at Crestview Performing Arts Center concerning amended conditional use application for Buckeye Transfer Realty, LLC at 41738 ...

New term for Dem leader

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Charley Kidder was re-elected to another term as Columbiana County Democratic Party chairman. The party central and executive committee met remotely over the weekend and unanimously appointed Kidder to another four-year term. “I appreciate the party’s faith and continued support. I’m ...

EP building permit reminder

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EAST PALESTINE —Village building zoning inspector C.H. McCutcheon is reminding all residents of the requirement to obtain a building permit for all projects over $100. Offices are open and McCutcheon can be reached at 330-426-4367 ext. 16 through Friday from 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Additional times ...

Coy Park reopened to public

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GREENFORD – Green Township trustees have reopened Coy Park to the public. The trustees last week approved the opening of the park amid the COVID-19 pandemic and are now accepting rental applications for the pavilions. The trustees also approved $6,265 for Custom Concrete to repair the ...