Community Corner

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WB Area Ladies Ruritan Club NORTH GEORGETOWN – West Branch Area Ladies Ruritan Club met Sept. 19. President Bev Yaggi welcomed everyone. She asked Viola Blanchard to lead the group in the Pledge of Allegiance and God Bless America. The guest was Mary Lee Krammer from the Thrift Shop in ...

Wellsville Historical Society

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Columbiana County Sheriff Brian McLaughlin was the guest speaker at the monthly meeting of the Wellsville Historical Society Sept. 20. He spoke about the situations he and his department face dealing with drugs and crime in the county. Submitted photo

United Fall Homecoming

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United High School will recognize the Fall Homecoming Court at the varsity football game against Wellsville Friday. The Homecoming king and queen will be crowned as part of the celebration. The Student Council is sponsoring “A Night in Paris” dance Saturday. Pictured, Homecoming Court, from ...

World Briefing

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10 torture sites in 1 town: Russia sowed pain, fear in Izium IZIUM, Ukraine (AP) — The first time the Russian soldiers caught him, they tossed him bound and blindfolded into a trench covered with wooden boards for days on end. Then they beat him, over and over: Legs, arms, a hammer to the ...

Ohio Task Force 1 nearly doubles efforts in wake of Hurricane Ian

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Ohio nearly doubled its effort to assist Floridians in the wake of Hurricane Ian after the Federal Emergency Management Agency issued additional activation orders. Ohio Task Force 1 initially activated before Ian made landfall Wednesday in southwest Florida with 42 members but expanded to 82 ...

Lawsuit seeks to stop YSU from awarding parking lot contract

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By ED RUNYAN Special to the Journal YOUNGSTOWN — Marucci & Gaffney Excavating Co. has sued Youngstown State University over an asphalt, surface parking lot construction project on which the company bid, but was not selected. The project is called the Arlington Parking Facility and ...