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United students should save

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HANOVERTON—The United school board Wednesday night approved action that should save its student related groups some money. The board approved a new system for charging for student related activities and fees, agreeing to pay actual costs for the extracurricular activities, trips and ...

Wellsville board member recognized

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WELLSVILLE — The Wellsville Board of Education took time to congratulate one of its own for his numerous years of service during Monday’s meeting. The board extended congratulations to president Ed Bauer, who was honored with the Distinguished Board Member Award presented by the Ohio ...

POLICE

Police News

County Sheriff —After an assault was reported, deputies found George A. Kress walking into the driveway on Case Road in Knox Township at 4:18 p.m. Thursday. Kress had blood on his hands and coming from several different locations within his hairline. Kress said he was working for Mark ...

MUNICIPAL

Court News

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court, John E. LaFleme, 22, East Third Street, Salem, was credited with 62 days served, fined $150 and had his license suspended for 180 days for carrying a concealed weapon, resisting arrest and possession of marijuana. LaFleme had a sword and a large ...

ELO COURT

Court News

EAST LIVERPOOL – In Municipal Court Friday, Ikeima D. Abercrombie, 30, Sophia Street, was fined $250 for driving under suspension and $30 for no turn signal. James E. Neville 23, Hollywood Avenue, was fined $100 for failure to control, with a marked lanes charge dismissed. Christopher C. ...

COURT NEWS

Court News

LISBON — Kilina M. Jellel, 30, Massillon, was sentenced in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to three days in jail or intervention for OVI, fined $375 and had her license suspended for six months. She was previously placed on intervention in lieu of conviction on the additional two charges ...

PLEAS COURT

Court News

New Cases PennyMac Loan Services LLC vs. Nicholas and Kelsey Hawkins, foreclosure sought for property on North Cross Street, Columbiana. Discover Bank vs. Sarah and Richard Mercer, East Palestine, $18,612 sought for alleged debt owed. LakeView Loan Servicing LLC vs. Joshua L. Long, et ...

REAL ESTATE

Court News

Butler Township David and Gena Debee to Aurthur and Traci Cameron, 2.4 acres on Carey Road; $21,000. Center Township Charles and Barbara McCullough to Franklin Thorne Jr., Frola Motel on state Route 45; $100,000. Christopher and Dawn Davis to Trifera LLC, home on Pritchard Street; ...

Morning Journal/Steve Rappach

They raced to the fire

Local News

Large amounts of smoke billow behind the multiple firefighters working to extinguish a large-scale manure fire on a hillside on Trotter Drive in Newell, W.Va. Thursday afternoon. Story, Page 11A.

New witness refutes cyclist’s testimony in crash case

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LISBON — The 72-year-old Salem man previously convicted of slamming on his brakes and injuring a bicyclist on Ellsworth Avenue in 2015 is looking for a new trial. Stephen Bauman’s defense attorney, Joseph Ludovici, filed a motion for a new trial and presented a new witness on Thursday in ...