Parents, children all need financial literacy


For many young people, technology and the internet are a comfortable space, while for older generations they can still be strange and a little frightening. But when those young people become too comfortable with their gadgets and apps, it opens the door for poor decisions if a child has not ...

Responds to recent letter to the editor

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: This letter is in response to Judith Wootten’s letter of September 20. Judith is very upset that Tim Novak has chosen to NOT get the COVID vaccine. Tim is a family man, a local business owner a elected township official and a member of the Columbiana County Health Dept. ...

And another response to the same letter

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: My letter is in response to a letter to the editor sent by Judith Wootten, published September 20. She wanted us all to know that she was “amazed” at comments made at a county health department meeting by an advisory board member, Tim Novak, who spoke out in concern of ...

Report: Fewer jobs in Ohio now than before pandemic


Anyone who has driven past many businessed in our communities can tell you there are plenty of “Now Hiring” signs in front of businesses seeking qualified applicants for open positions. But even with that evidence of available jobs, a Policy Matters Ohio report confirms something many had ...

An open letter to the residents of Lisbon

Letters to the Editor

As Chief of the Lisbon Police Department, I want you to know that I am proud of my officers and my department. They care about this town and those who live in it. They take their oath “to serve and protect” seriously. For this reason, in 2019 I asked to meet with acting Mayor Gallo, ...