Police News

Perry Township — Perry police at 12:12 a.m. Tuesday assisted Salem officers with a traffic stop at state Route 45 and Pine Lake Road. — Jessica Hill, 38, Youngstown, was cited for failure to yield after turning her vehicle left from U.S. Route 62 to North Ellsworth Avenue and colliding ...

The Courts

Court News

Common Pleas New Cases Keesha Bailey, Salineville, vs. Richard Bailey, Salineville, et al., divorce sought. Diane Bingham, New Waterford, vs. John Bingham, Follansbee, W.Va. divorce sought. Huntington National Bank vs. the unknown heirs of Lonnie L. Whittington, foreclosure sought for ...

Sawyer gets Southern BOE seat following recount

Local News

LISBON — After a recount between two longtime board members, John Sawyer edged out Linda Morris for the final seat on Southern Local’s Board of Education. Although Morris had more votes in Columbiana County with a tally of 489 to 487, Sawyer took both of the Carroll County votes and had ...

Salem police issue statement regarding scam

Local News

SALEM — The Salem Police Department issued some advice for residents to avoid issues related to a possible phone message and email scam: don’t click on links. The words of wisdom were part of a report from a complaint filed Tuesday afternoon by a Merle Road resident about an attempted ...

CAA Food Pantry

Local News

The Community Action Agency of Columbiana County’s Health, Behavioral Health and Dental Centers employees recently collected non-perishable food items for donation to CAA’s Food Pantry. The 70-plus employees annually give donations at the holiday time to help those in need in area ...

All 3 men charged in Arbery’s death convicted of murder

Local News

BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — Three men were convicted of murder Wednesday in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, the Black man who was running empty-handed through a Georgia subdivision when the white strangers chased him, trapped him on a quiet street and blasted him with a shotgun. The February 2020 ...