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Wellsville council recognizes vandalism cleanup

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WELLSVILLE Wellsville Council honored a group of teenagers and their parents for cleaning up vandalism in the 18th street park. During last weeks regularly scheduled council meeting, certificates of appreciation and gift certificates were given to the group of 10 volunteers who assisted in ...

Columbiana K-9 team excels at state police and fire games

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COLUMBIANA — The city’s K-9 team is continuing to prove its worth, earning top spots in the Ohio Police and Fire Games held in Canton recently. According to the results posted online, K-9 Csuti and his handler Bryan Granchie came in first place in three categories and second place in a ...

Salem City Council approves appropriations to ‘19 budget

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SALEM — City council this past week approved several appropriations to the budget. Council moved $115,000 within the General Fund. This includes $5,000 to the Police Department Vehicle/Equipment Repair and Parts for increased repairs on existing vehicles that exceeded the budget amount; ...

CCA offering new shuttle service to East Liverpool area

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The Community Action Agency of Columbiana County will test a new shuttle service out in the Calcutta-East Liverpool area for the remainder of 2019 as part of a pilot program starting July 1. Shari Green, the agency’s transportation director, said that the program has been in the works for ...

A celebration 100 years in the making

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Pleasant weather, fellowship and delicious food highlighted the annual Winona Strawberry Festival held Sunday at the corner of Winona Road and Cameron Street. The festival marked the 150th anniversary of town, founded under the Winona name with the first post office. The Winona Historical ...

Minerva man injured in dirt bike crash in West Township

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WEST TOWNSHIP — Troopers from the Ohio State Highway Patrol Lisbon Post are investigating a one-vehicle crash that occurred at 9:30 p.m. Saturday. A 2006 Honda CRF 450 dirt bike was traveling southbound on Lippincott Road, just north of US 30. The driver lost control of the dirt bike, ...

Alzheimer’s update

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After the recent article about Alzheimer’s, when I shared some of my family’s experience with Alzheimer’s, I received an invitation from the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater East Ohio Area Chapter, to attend an event in Ravenna with the opportunity to sit down, one-on-one, to talk with ...

Magical entertainment

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"A Magical Universe" was presented by the Alans Saturday to the delight of children and parents alike at St. Paul School in Salem. The free interactive event was coordinated by the Salem Public Library. Pictured, per promise, Jason presented an alien to the delight of the children.

Only 2 show for sales tax hearing

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LISBON — Only two people showed up at Wednesday evening’s public hearing on the 1 percent county sales tax, but their presence sparked a lively discussion with county commissioners about what is the fairest tax of all. The sales tax expires at the end of 2020, but commissioners decided to ...