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MUNICIPAL

Court News

LISBON — In county Municipal Court, Ashley D. Cox, 29, West Main Street, New Waterford, was bound over to the grand jury on a charge of illegal conveyance of prohibited items onto the grounds of a detention facility for allegedly sending a card containing four strips of buprenorphine to ...

ELO COURT

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EAST LIVERPOOL — The Liverpool Township man accused in connection with a shooting incident involving a township police officer appeared Thursday in Municipal Court, where a motion to lower his bond was denied. William P. Price, 59, 8th Avenue, appeared on a charge of felonious assault ...

PLEAS COURT

Court News

New Cases Tammac Holdings Corp. vs. Charles Robert Wolfe, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Tower Road, Salem. Margaret A. McConahy vs. Covington Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center, et al., excess of $25,000 sought for alleged wrongful death of Robert C. McConahy on Jan. 2. Maria ...

COURT NEWS

Court News

LISBON — Cqualin LD Hawkins-Heards, 34, Canton, pleaded guilty to domestic violence in Common Pleas Court. He faces up to three years in prison and a $10,000 fine. Sentencing is set for March 1. Hawkins-Heards harmed Maria D. Graffius striking her in the face, causing her nose to bleed and ...

Liverpool K-9 unit makes a social call at council

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — East Liverpool council received a surprise visit during its meeting this week from K-9 officers Patrolman Chris Green and his partner Nero, who had just returned from a call in St. Clair Township that resulted in he discovery of suspected drugs and an arrest. Green wanted ...

Cleanup efforts continuing at site of diesel spill

Local News

EAST PALESTINE — Cleanup efforts are ongoing at the site where a few thousand gallons of diesel fuel spilled into Bull Creek on Tuesday along state Route 46 when a Cuyahoga Landmark Inc. tractor trailer overturned. New Waterford Fire Chief Greg VanPelt said Wednesday evening that ...

Train angst could thaw

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — With the Elizabeth Street Bridge closed to both pedestrians and all but emergency vehicles, Norfolk-Southern trains have been creating problems for not only residents of the Klondyke neighborhood but their visitors, school officials and businesses, and officials discussed ...

Marine still serving

Local News

Thomas Scahill was sworn in by Common Pleas Court Judge Scott Washam on Wednesday with his wife, Melody, holding the Bible, and Judge Thomas Baronzzi watching. Scahill was reappointed to a second term on the Columbiana County Veterans Service Commission representing the Vietnam Veterans of ...

County Briefing

Local News

Lisbon alumni to elect officers The Lisbon Alumni Association will hold election of officers for 2019 at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, at the Board of Education building, 317 N. Market St., Lisbon. Offices to be filled are president, vice president, secretary, treasurer and corresponding ...

Pa. governor calls for look at legalizing marijuana

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HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania’s governor says it’s time for the state to consider whether to legalize marijuana for recreational purposes. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf made the comment Wednesday while answering questions from the public on Twitter. Wolf says “more and more states are ...