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New Cases

County Treasurer vs. Herman B. Dailey, et al., foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on Collidge Street, East Liverpool.

County Treasurer vs. Al Sanford, foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on Irish Ridge Road, East Liverpool.

County Treasurer vs. Roy and Laura Johnson, foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on Hillside Drive, Hanoverton.

County Treasurer vs. Barbara A. Lucas, et al., foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on St. Clair Avenue, East Liverpool.

County Treasurer vs. Gary and Casey Barker, foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on Davis Street, East Liverpool.

Gregory C. Smith, Lisbon, vs. Kati L. Smith, Salem, divorce sought.

Jessica Franklin, Wellsville, vs. Donald Franklin Jr., Wellsville, divorce sought.

Trent W. Woolmaker, East Liverpool, vs. Beth A. Woolmaker, Salem, divorce sought.

Docket Entries

Shane E. Elliott, East Liverpool, vs. Chasity D. Elliott, East Liverpool, dissolution granted.

Sonya Davis, Wellsville, and Gregory Davis, East Liverpool, dissolution granted.

Linda L. Williams, Kensington, vs. Harold R. Williams, Kensington, divorce granted.

Kimberly A. Gourley, East Liverpool, vs. David L. Gourley, East Liverpool, divorce granted.

HSBC Bank U.S.A. vs. Darlyn Carman, et al., foreclosure order canceled, case dismissed.

J.P. Morgan Mortgage Acquisition Corp. vs. Lance Hudson, et al., property on Broadway, Wellsville, sold to to the plaintiff for $25,000.

Court News

LISBON — Brandon J. Nelder, 37, Shady Lane Drive, Lisbon, who struck his brother. Walter Nelder, with a vehicle when he attempted to stop him from driving while intoxicated was placed on four years community control during a recent sentencing hearing in Common Pleas Court. Nelder was further ordered to serve 30 days in jail starting on March 12, fined $375 and had his license suspended for two years starting the day of the incident, July 6, 2019. He had pleaded guilty in November to aggravated vehicular assault, OVI and two counts of endangering children for having two children ages 3 and 5 in the vehicle with him at the time.


LISBON — A March 15 preliminary hearing was set for Robert B. Stein, Industry, Pa., charged with improper handling of firearms in a motor vehicle for allegedly having a TCP Taurus .380 handgun loaded with a six-round magazine in his vehicle on Thursday during a traffic stop by the highway patrol when Stein did not have a concealed carry permit.

A March 15 pretrial is set for Mark A. Walton, 55, Crawford Road, Wellsville, charged with aggravated menacing for allegedly threatening to kill Cinthia Hannan while he was holding a handgun, as well as threatening to murder her family and have her accompany him to a meeting as he claimed he is a member of the motorcycle gang the Hells Angels. The charge is a first-degree misdemeanor. Walton is being held on a $75,000 cash or surety bond.

A March 18 pretrial was set for David J. Scheufele, 36, East Clark Street, East Palestine, charged with domestic violence for allegedly pushing Marie Scheufele to the ground and hitting her in the face on Feb. 21.

A May 4 pretrial was set for Whitney J. Barnes, 35, U.S. Route 30, Lisbon, charged with OVI second offense and parking on the highway.

Tiffany Marie Wooley, 33, Vine Street, East Liverpool, was fined $300 for driving under suspension and speeding.

An April 29 pretrial was set for Bethany Anne Cianni, 31, West Washington Street, Lisbon, cited with two counts of animals running loose and two counts of permitting dogs to run at large for allegedly allowing two dogs to run in the area of her home on Jan. 26 and Feb. 26. Court records indicate she has previously been convicted of the same charge.

An April 26 pretrial was set for Rebecca A. Hitt, 25, state Route 7, Rogers, cited with no license, speeding and a seat belt violation.

An April 19 pretrial was set for Raymond Lee Edwards, 37, Wilbert Avenue, East Liverpool, charged with driving under FRA suspension, use of an unauthorized plate, speeding and illegal possession of drug paraphernalia for allegedly having a suspected meth pipe.

An April 15 pretrial was set for Kevin Ramsey, 25, Rochester Road, East Rochester, cited with driving under OVI suspension and failure to display a valid sticker.

Michaela Lynn Pudder, 21, Scotts Mill Road, Negley, was fined $175 for failure to control and open container.

Keith L. Martin, 39, Aetna Street, Salem, was fined $100 for possession of marijuana paraphernalia.

Brad E. Heaton, 50, Windrose Court, Columbiana, was fined $100 for disorderly conduct for his actions in Columbiana on Jan. 27.

An April 22 pretrial was set for James David Courtwright, 46, state Route 154, Rogers, cited with distracted driving and speeding.

An April 12 pretrial was set for Jeffrey L. Arter, 63, North Market Street, Lisbon, cited with failure to reinstate a license.

Juvenile Court

A 12-year-old East Palestine boy was cited for allegedly throwing things at his mother and threatening her with a steak knife on Oct. 12.

A 16-year-old Wellsville boy was cited for allegedly using abusive language towards a police officer and for assaulting the officer by throwing his head back and striking the officer in the mouth with his head on Sep. 18.

A 14-year-old Beaver Township boy was cited for allegedly engaging in sexual conduct with a 6-year-old child on Aug. 14.

A 17-year-old East Liverpool boy was cited for allegedly engaging in sexual conduct with a girl who was less than 13 years old. He was also cited for threatening to kill the girl during the alleged assault on July 18.


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