Columbiana Graduation 2022

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The 142nd senior class of Columbiana High School, celebrated commencement on Sunday afternoon. Seventy-six students received their diplomas. Pictured, the class of 2022 toss their caps into the air in unison as they begin their next chapters. Morning Journal/Liz Lehman


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Salem — Officers responded to the 200 block of North Madison Avenue at 3:27 a.m. Sunday where a resident reported two people in her backyard. Officers checked the yard and surrounding areas, but could not find anyone. — Officers responded to the 500 block of East Fourth Street at 9:23 ...

Crestview Graduation 2022

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Crestview graduates participate in the annual tossing of the caps on the football field following the ceremony in the Performing Arts Center Sunday. Morning Journal/Deanne Johnson

Final class inducted into Lou Holtz-Upper Ohio Valley Hall of Fame

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EAST LIVERPOOL — The final induction class of the Lou Holtz-Upper Ohio Valley Hall of Fame fit the mold of the ones that went before it. Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary High School boys basketball coach Dru Joyce, the late riverboat pilot Hans Dietz, Wintersville fire chief Robert Herrington, ...

Family of EL victim asks for help in keeping killer behind bars

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The family of an East Liverpool murder victim is trying to prevent his killer from being set free. The family of Kevin Burks, who died in 1987, is asking the public to help keep Billy Wayne Smith behind bars. They can do this by writing state lawmakers, and by informing the parole board that ...

Lou Holtz sculpture unveiled

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EAST LIVERPOOL — Lou Holtz looked over the newly unveiled bronze sculpture of the moment he received the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Saturday and emphasized that the bust adorning the Potter Fieldhouse lobby was a symbolic message to the youth who will walk by it from now on. “I ...