×

Local News

Fun in the sun

Geese take a leisurely stroll along the banks of Guilford Lake. Morning Journal/Mary Ann Greier

Boley selected as Dems candidate for Wellsville mayor

WELLSVILLE — Bob Boley does acknowledge family gatherings may be a little awkward through the November general election. Columbiana County Democratic Party Central Committee’s Wellsville precinct representatives selected Boley to face off against his first cousin Randy Allmon for the ...

Leetonia BOE seeks new member following resignation

LEETONIA — The Leetonia school board is seeking a new member after the resignation of its president. The board Tuesday night accepted the resignation of Christina Herron effective immediately because she is moving out of the district. She was elected by residents in November 2017 and was ...

Liverpool Twp. talks ARP funds

LACROFT — This round of COVID money is going to have its own challenges, Liverpool Township officials explained Monday night during their meeting. Fiscal Officer Shirley Flati said that the township filed and approved their first installment of the American Rescue Plan (ARP) funds, which ...

Wellsville considering employee bonuses with its COVID funds

WELLSVILLE — One of the last wishes of the village’s late mayor, Nancy Murray, may come to fruition next week. Wellsville’s Finance Committee met Monday before a packed house and spent a significant amount of its recently received American Rescue Plan (ARP) act funds on bonuses for its ...

Salem business celebrates renovations

SALEM — Clean and safe — that’s what Salem Laundry Room owners Dale and Tammy Menning want people to remember when they visit their totally transformed business. They’re celebrating the extensive renovations of the 24/7 self-serve laundry and car wash with an open house from 9 a.m. to ...

Train-pedestrian accident reported

EAST PALESTINE — Police scanner traffic indicated East Palestine safety forces were handling a train vs pedestrian incident on the Norfolk Southern line that passes through the village. The reports came in at about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday and indicated the accident occurred along West Main Street ...

Community Calendar

WED/7-28 Canfield 4-H Fabric Frenzy, 2-7 p.m., Mahoning County Extension Office; information at 330-533-5538 Columbiana American Red Cross blood drive, 2 -7 p.m., Das Dutch Village Inn East Liverpool Salvation Army Soup Kitchen, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., eat-in or take-out; sausage gravy ...

County Briefing

Crestview BOE special meeting Crestview Local school board will hold a special meeting at 5 p.m. Monday in the middle school cafeteria for a work session and any other matters that come before the board. Middleton Twp. road work Middleton Township is scheduled to start reclaiming ...

Chicken & Ribs

Leetonia Council 1569 Knights of Columbus will sponsor a Chicken & Ribs Bar-B-Que from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Aug. 7 at the St. Patrick Parish Hall, 167 W. Main St. The meal is carry out only and tickets must be purchased in advance for $15. Proceeds from the event will go to various council, ...