Police News

Salem — City police made negative contact with a dog at large reported around 5:30 p.m. Saturday in the 700 block of North Union. — Barking dog complaints were investigated Saturday at 6:31 p.m. in the 500 block of Granite Avenue and at 8:01 p.m. in the 900 block of Jones Drive. — ...

New plan floated to fund schools

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LISBON —All 12 local school districts could see an increase in state funding, some significantly so, under a new funding formula proposed by two state legislators. Southern Local would benefit the most, with state funding allocation increasing by an estimated $1.95 million in two years. ...

BWD lines up contractor for South Field project

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WELLSVILLE — The Buckeye Water District will be able to proceed with running a water discharge line from the natural gas-powered electric plant being built north of town after one of the bids received was within the acceptable range. BWD Director Al DeAngelis reported at this week’s ...

Crestview welcomes administrator

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NEW WATERFORD — Crestview Local Schools will have a new person coordinating special education and as assistant principal elementary school next school year after the board voted this week to hire Timothy Pancake. The decision came after an executive session at the end of Wednesday’s ...

Sports courts among top priorities of Firestone work

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COLUMBIANA — City council this week heard an update on the Firestone Park improvement project. Pat Tingle, chairwoman of the Restoration and Beautification Committee, which is spearheading the project, said the waterfall at Mirror Lake is completed and that the primary goal for the park this ...

Lost treasures

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PARIS — More than simply an iconic cathedral and jewel of Gothic architecture, Notre Dame was a treasure trove, housing priceless and irreplaceable marvels of immense religious, artistic, musical, historical and architectural value. Some were lost to humanity forever in the blaze that ...

French NHS

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Submitted photo Crestview High School recently inducted 11 new members into its chapter of La Societe Honoraire de Francais: (front, from left) Madison Borchardt, Sydney Fairbanks, Chloe Downey, Emerson Milhoan, Mariah Henderson, (back) Benjamin Cook, Christina Guillard, Chelbey Trump and ...

ELHS Staters

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American Legion Post 374 commander Ernest C. Cross is shown with East Liverpool High School’s Buckeye Boys State delegates, (from left) Frank Alexander Dawson, Joshua Kiger and Alfred Todd.

Wellsville Girls State

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Submitted photo Marie Cline and Maggie Willison will represent Wellsville High School at Buckeye Girls State June 10-16 at the University of Mount Union in Alliance. They are sponsored by American Post 70 and its auxiliary.

School Notes

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Student of the Month LISBON — Lucas Duncan, son of Cheryl and David Duncan, was chosen the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center’s March Student of the Month. A student from Columbiana High School, he is enrolled in the Information Technology Academy under the instruction of Bob ...