Police News

Sheriff’s Office — A deputy was dispatched to Hamilton Road in East Palestine in reference to loose cattle on the caller’s property at 7:01 a.m. Tuesday. There were 10-15 cows grazing in his yard that escaped from a neighboring farm. The deputy could not make contact with the farm ...

The Courts

Court News

Grand Jury LISBON — Robert A. Harroff, 32, state Route 46, New Waterford, was served a secret indictment, charged with aggravated possession of drugs, a third-degree felony, and illegal use or possession of drug paraphernalia. Harroff was allegedly found in possession of methamphetamine ...

Port Authority makes move toward clean energy in county

Local News

LISBON — The Columbiana County Port Authority will be adding another economic development tool to its tool belt in an effort to encourage the move towards clean energy in the county. The CCPA board of directors approved the submission of a petition to Leetonia council for the creation of ...

Salem parks net $24K from auction

Local News

SALEM — The Parks Commission netted $24,377 from the city’s recent auction of no longer used parks department equipment, with Parks Director Shane Franks suggesting buying another mower with the money. “I think it’s a great idea,” Commission Chair John Panezott said. Franks said ...

Columbiana talks back to school plans

Local News

COLUMBIANA—Superintendent Donald Mook discussed 2021 back to school plans with the school board Tuesday. A hybrid instruction with both online and in-person learning will be available to students who have health concerns or live with family members with health conditions. “We are ...