ELO Court

Court News

EAST LIVERPOOL — In East Liverpool Municipal Court, Zachary Copeland, Ohio Avenue, was fined $705 and given 180 days in jail, 170 days suspended, for OVI and left of center. Robert Adkins, Price Street, was fined $600 and given 180 days, 160 suspended, for OVI and no license. Timothy ...

County Briefing

Local News

Support for all things animal The Tractor Supply on state Route 170 in Calcutta will host animal adoptions, a pet supplies drive and more during their annual Out Here with Animals celebration, a monthlong event that recognizes pets, animals and the people who care for them. As part of the ...

For your child’s health: Immunizations are important

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School has resumed. Immunizations against preventable childhood diseases, such as measles, mumps, rubella, hepatitis and whooping cough, are some of the thoughts a parent has in preparation for the new school year. If children are entering kindergarten 7th, or 12th grades, the state law in Ohio ...

Solicitor readies animal, RV measures for council’s perusal

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SALINEVILLE — Based on the recommendations of council members, village Law Director Andy Beech this week gave council two ordinances to look at for possible first readings at next month’s first meeting. Beech gave council members the requested ordinances that will help regulate animals in ...

Resource officer, Rocco will return to United

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HANOVERTON—The United Local school board this week approved an agreement to continue with a school resource officer for the 2019-2020 school year. The board approved an agreement with the county sheriff’s office for a full-time school resource officer at $70,000, which is no increase from ...

Inmate files lawsuit over injured pinkie

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LISBON — Antuan Parker, a former inmate at the Columbiana County Jail, has filed a lawsuit in county Common Pleas Court against the warden and a corrections officer, claiming permanent damage to his pinky finger. The civil lawsuit filed this week claims on Jan. 18, 2018, a guard at the jail, ...

Plug pulled on third Lordstown power plant

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LORDSTOWN — A developer of two natural gas-fired power plants is blaming “political tampering” with Ohio’s electricity generation markets for the decision to abort plans for a third billion-dollar plant in the village. Bill Siderewicz, president of Clean Energy Future LLC, said ...

Main drag to close

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East State between Broadway to Lundy in Salem will be closed to all vehicle traffic from Tuesday, through Thursday due to work on the Salem Alumni Building project. Truck traffic will be rerouted to Pershing Street from State at Southeast Boulevard on the east end to Dodge Drive on the west ...

Faux fab four in concert

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A large crowd gathered at the Town Center in Columbiana on Saturday night for the Beatles tribute band. The concert was free to the public but money raised by the city’s Restoration and Beautification committee benefits the Firestone Park improvement project.


Police News

Wellsville — Mark Brewer was taken into police custody and charged with criminal trespass on Aug. 3. Officers took a report from a male family member, who said Brewer was inside his house and staying without permission. The family member reported the landlord of the Main Street property ...