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Lisbon area man injured by falling tree

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LISBON — An Elkrun Township man injured while cutting down a tree Sunday afternoon was flown by helicopter to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Boardman for treatment. Lisbon Fire Department Capt. Mark Hall said they received a call about 5:45 p.m. that a man at 41849 state Route 517 was injured ...

Fatal ODs increase to record number

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COLUMBUS — Fatal drug overdoses increased to a record 4,854 last year in Ohio, a 20 percent rise compared with the previous year, according to information reported to the state. Data on unintentional drug deaths provided to the Ohio Department of Health show 2017 was the eighth year in a ...

Minivan-SUV crash kills two

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DARLINGTON, Pa. — State police say a head-on crash of a minivan and a sport utility vehicle in western Pennsylvania killed the minivan driver and a passenger. Police in Beaver County say the minivan turned onto Route 51 in Darlington Township shortly before 11 a.m. Sunday “without first ...

Meeting Log

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Branch makes contingency plans BELOIT— The West Branch school board is looking at a plan to reduce costs and increase revenue if its income tax levy fails in November. Reductions would include over $860,000 annually in personnel and the elimination of high school busing while revenue ...

Anti-rain dance

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Lisbon's Logan Bell and Brice Blackburn perform a little pregame ritual (perhaps an anti-rain dance) prior to Friday night’s rain-delayed contest with Southern Local. The Indians won.

Columbiana Class of 1968

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Columbiana High School Class of 1968 recently held their 50th class reunion at the Vineyards at Pine Lake. Classmates in attendance were (front, from left) Dean Stamp,Tom Smith, David Altomare, Joe Scott, Rick Noel, D.J. Gaughan and Jeff Garstick, (row 2) Marilyn Baker Kelley, An Houlette ...

Crestview court

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Crestview High School will crown the 2018 fall homecoming queen at 6:45 p.m. Oct. 5 when the Rebels take on Magnolia. The royal court attendants are (from left) Marissa Patrone, junior; Alexa Baker, senior; Emily Emch, senior; Olivia Strank, senior; Krista Perry, sophomore; and Isabella ...

Leetonia court

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Leetonia High School will be celebrating its fall homecoming Sept. 28 with a home football game against Lisbon. Shown are the king and queen candidates (front, from left) Kylie Tullis, Danielle Gibson, Emali Drake and Brea Moore, (back) Brock Simpson, Eli Duke, Quentin Craik and Roman Ferry.

Edison court

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Edison High School will crown the 2018 homecoming queen during halftime at the Sept. 28 game against Oak Glen. Queen candidates are (from left) Lindsey Breon, Chloe Fray, Faith Hoobler, Morgan Adkins, Kayla Wood and Myakenzie Daugherty.

Homeless vets have another option available

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EAST LIVERPOOL — The Columbiana Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) was recently awarded five vouchers dedicated solely to providing safe, decent, affordable housing to military veterans. The HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) program combines Housing Choice Voucher ...