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Pleas Court

Court News

New Cases Emily Lou Herron, Sharpsville, Pa., and Timothy Carl Herron, Salem, dissolution sought. Danielle Howard, East Liverpool, and Steven M. Howard Jr., Columbiana, dissolution sought. Renee Flowers, Salem, and Franklin Flowers, Leetonia, dissolution sought. Mark Courtney, Salem, vs. ...

Municipal

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LISBON – In Columbiana County Municipal Court, David L. Smith, 48, Canton, was fined $400, sentenced seven days jail, placed on two years probation and a one year license suspension for for driving under suspension and physical control. James Lee Davisson, 23, East Liverpool, was fined $130 ...

ELO Court

Court News

EAST LIVERPOOL — In Municipal Court Friday, Daivd R. Wales, 30, West Southern Avenue, Columbiana, was fined $250, sentenced to 180 days, 166 suspended, had his license suspended 180 days and was placed on probation three years for driving under suspension, second offense. He was fined $150 ...

Pet pulled from fire, revived

Local News

CALCUTTA — When their Stagecoach Road home caught fire Thursday afternoon, the Beresfords were only concerned about their family pet, a mix-breed beagle dog. St. Clair Township Police Sgt. Scott Mick was the first to arrive on the scene and kicked in the front door, finding the inside of ...

Woman killed in Route 7 collision

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COLUMBIANA — A Columbiana woman is dead after a three-vehicle crash on state Route 7 near Metz Road Wednesday evening and the highway patrol said drugs appear to be a factor. According to preliminary reports from the highway patrol, Tracy Swinehart, 46, Columbiana, was driving a 2018 Kia ...

Negley woman faces stalking charges

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NEGLEY — A Negley woman charged with stalking and harassing an East Palestine doctor and a massage therapist in this county is out on bond and awaiting a March 1 preliminary hearing in Mahoning County. According to reports from Canfield police, Debra L. Gray, 59, of Ottawa Trail, Negley, ...

Lisbon chief continues to plug gaps on police force

Local News

LISBON — The village police department is without its only sergeant now that Jonathan Kerchofer has resigned in order to take a position with East Liverpool. Police Chief Mike Abraham asked village council to approve the resignation during this week’s meeting. He said the department will ...

Cheer practice

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Five-year-old Kaylie McMillan of East Palestine emulates the varsity cheerleaders as they perform various routines during a recent basketball game.

Trucker held for truck stop slaying in Mahoning

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CLEVELAND — Ohio authorities charged a man Thursday with aggravated murder in the 1992 slaying of a woman at a truck stop, one of four such killings they say he is linked to through DNA evidence. Samuel Legg III, 49, was extradited in January from Arizona to face charges in the sexual ...

State Briefing

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Seven charged at nursing home COLUMBUS — Six nursing home employees in Ohio and a contracted nurse practitioner have been charged after the death of one patient and the neglect of another. Three of the workers are charged with involuntary manslaughter. All of the nurses from Whetstone ...