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Rummage sale to help dog park

Local News

A rummage sale will be held today and Saturday at the Marjorie Hartman Dog Village Dog Park, located at 101 Mill Street close to Lisbon’s McKinley Elementary School. The sale will begin at 9 a.m. today. Times Saturday are 9 a.m. to noon. All proceeds will benefit the dog park.

Grow hemp, sell CBD oil

Local News

COLUMBUS — The Republican-led Legislature has passed a measure that would allow Ohio farmers and university researchers to grow industrial hemp and would legalize sales of hemp-derived cannabidiol oil, or CBD. Federal legislation last year removed hemp from the list of federally controlled ...

Salem mulls new means of reading water meters

Local News

SALEM — The city Utilities Commission is looking at a new system for reading water meters from the safety of the water billing office, resulting in a time-savings and more accurate data for catching leaks or issues sooner. During a presentation in a special meeting preceding the regular ...

Police

Police News

County Sheriff — Deputies were asked to check on people at a Grant Street, Center Township, home at 1:13 p.m. Wednesday after a man reported he was on the phone with a woman and he overheard a man’s voice on the phone saying he needed help, then the phone went dead. Deputies met with the ...

Pleas Court

Court News

aNew Cases JP Morgan vs. Connie L. Rebuck, et al., foreclosure sought for property on New Garden Avenue, Salem. Chelsea R. Elser, Columbiana, vs. Matthew Elser, East Palestine, divorce sought. County Treasurer vs. Raymond C. Scott, et al., foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes ...

Grand Jury

Court News

LISBON — The Common Pleas Court grand jury issued 51 indictments this week, including one superseding indictment and 15 open indictment. They declined to indict for one case presented to them. The following are the superseding and open indictments. Daniel W. Board, 45, Campground Road, ...

Court News

Court News

LISBON — Lori A. Whitman, 40, North Ellsworth Avenue, Salem, pleaded guilty in Common Pleas Court to attempted manufacture of drugs, illegal assembly or possession of chemicals for the manufacture of drugs and possession of drugs. She faces up to nine years in prison and a $30,000 fine. ...

Municipal

Court News

LISBON — A July 25 preliminary hearing was set in county Municipal Court for Joshua A. Sutton, 37, Teegarden Road, Salem, charged with domestic violence and aggravated menacing for allegedly threatening to kill his wife, Danielle Sutton, with a knife on July 6. Sutton reportedly made several ...

ELO Court

Court News

EAST LIVERPOOL — In East Liverpool Municipal Court, Jarell A. Washington, Youngstown, was sentenced to 10 days in jail for no license. Antoine J. Stephenson, Burford Street, was fined $400 and given 14 days in jail for resisting arrest and obstructing official business. Casey R. Carter, ...

Columbiana asks community to conserve energy

Local News

COLUMBIANA — With the temperature expected to reach 90 degrees today and continue climbing until topping out at 95 on Saturday, the city is asking residents to curtail electric usage today and Friday. City Manager Lance Willard said raising the thermostat in your home by several degrees or ...