Dr. Paull to manage KSU’s rural scholars program in county

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SALEM — Dr. David Dees, dean and chief administrative officer for the Kent State Columbiana County campuses, announces that Dr. Jessica Paull is the newly appointed coordinator for the Rural Scholars Program on the Salem and East Liverpool campuses. She assumes the responsibility for the ...

Lisbon clean up continues

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Submitted photo Evie McKnight and Chloe Dowd (seated in wheelbarrow) joined other volunteers who helped clean up Lisbon’s Squares Saturday as part of the downtown beautification campaign. They helped prune trees and bushes, weed and mulch as workers readied the downtown for fall and winter.


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WED/9-23 Lisbon County records commission, 10 a.m., auditor’s conference room Center Township trustees, 7 p.m., office, moved from Sept. 24 BDD, 4 p.m. via teleconference, call 424-7788 Chick-fil-A truck, Methodist Church, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Elkrun Township trustees, 7 p.m., ...

Salem: System eases filling out forms

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SALEM — Filling out all those necessary back-to-school forms for each child just got a little easier for Salem parents through an online form system called OneView. Salem City Schools Curriculum Director Jamie Kemats gave school board members a quick introduction to the platform during ...

Trump rallies supporters at Pittsburgh airport

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MOON TOWNSHIP — President Donald Trump predicted Tuesday that in 42 days, he will repeat his performance of 2016 and win Pennsylvania’s 20 electoral votes. “I’m all for fracking,” he told the crowd. “My opponent is against oil, guns and God.” The Republican incumbent in the ...


Police News

Salem — Police were dispatched at 12:19 a.m. Tuesday to the 300 block of North Madison for a possible drug overdose. The resident said CPR was performed on the overdose victim. Fire department first responders and EMT ambulance arrived and the victim was taken to Salem Regional Medical ...


Court News

Municipal LISBON — In county Municipal Court, William J. Tyson, 41, East Taggart Street, East Palestine, was sentenced to 180 days in jail, fined $150 and ordered 40 hours of community service for theft. Tyson grabbed four shirts from the Dollar General and attempted to return them ...


Court News

LISBON — Christopher James Milson, 39, state Route 558, Leetonia, was sentenced in County Municipal Court to 15 days in jail, fined $925 and required 40 hours community service for OVI first offense and a one-way street violation.

Stage Left revisits 50s with drive-in screening

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LISBON — Mother Nature tried to dampen the Stage Left Players’ spirits, but plenty of people showed up Sunday to United Local High School in Hanoverton to watch the debut of the youth troupe’s latest production on the big screen. Kandace Cleland, Stage Left artistic director, explained ...

Lisbon Sparkle to close Oct. 31

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LISBON — The owners of the local Sparkle Market announced Monday on social media the store will close Oct. 31 after 31 years. “Over the past three decades we have had the pleasure of serving the Lisbon community and their neighboring towns. Unfortunately, we feel that with the changing ...