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COMMON PLEAS COURT

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New Cases Wells Fargo Bank vs. Gerald and Susan Santee, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Whinnery Road, Hanoverton. Shirley Lunger, New Waterford, vs. Walmart Inc., excess of $25,000 sought for alleged injuries from when an end-cap of a shopping aisle fell on her on Dec. 6 at the ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

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LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Cody Andrew McClain, 24, Carrollton, was bound over to the Columbiana County Common Pleas Court grand jury on charges of domestic violence and aggravated menacing. The domestic violence charge was for jumping on top of Melody Reynolds, choking ...

EL man pleads guilty to possession

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LISBON — Richard H. Stoddard III, 49, Lincoln Avenue, East Liverpool, pleaded guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to possession of drugs and was placed on three years community control. Stoddard had buprenorphine and naloxone on Aug. 3, 2017, when he has previously been convicted ...

EL man charged with felonious assault

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LISBON — Chad R. Hanlon, 48, Logan Street, East Liverpool, was served a secret indictment for a felonious assault charge. Hanlon allegedly harmed William Jackson with a deadly weapon on June 25. The indictment was issued by the Columbiana County Common Pleas Court grand jury in ...

POLICE REPORTS

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PERRY TWP. — Police responded to the 1100 block of Prospect Street at 5:02 p.m. Wednesday and spoke to the complainant about a 19-year-old male who would not stop messaging her 15-year-old daughter. Police advised her to block the person from the phone and all social media sites. Police ...

POLICE REPORTS

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SALEM — Police responded to the 900 block of East State Street at 9:35 p.m. Wednesday for a drive off and information was obtained. — At 11:26 a.m. Wednesday, police responded to the 200 block of Vine Avenue for a well-being check after receiving numerous calls from a female at the ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

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—The son-in-law of Annette L. Williams, Mahoning Avenue, Knox Township, reported at 9:35 a.m. Wednesday sometime overnight both cars parked in the driveway were entered and ransacked. Williams’ black bag was found laying across the road at the neighbor’s house in Stark County. Both ...

No winner in Adele’s drawing; jackpot tops $80K

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SALEM — The Queen of Hearts drawing at Adele’s Place for $81,196 went unclaimed when Earl Hutter of Salem was the owner of the ticket with number 16 on it that matched up to the nine of hearts on Thursday. He was not present and missed out on $100 he would have won. The 50/50 drawing was ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

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Banquet in Salem to feature fried chicken SALEM — The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St. Next week’s sponsor is USA Equipment Solutions Corp. The menu offers fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, cole slaw, ...

Scout restoring cemetery as Eagle project

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By LARRY SHIELDS Staff Writer WASHINGTONVILLE — For Justin McLemore, a sophomore at Springfield Local High School, it is the perfect Eagle Scout project. He has relatives buried in the Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery in the village, where he starting thinking about his project over a ...

On the Calendar

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THU/23 COLUMBIANA Kaiser and National retirees, breakfast, 8:30 a.m., Adele’s Place. Oasis Food Ministry, food distribution, 4-6 p.m., First Christian Church, 39 Cherry St. Ages 60 or older may choose to come instead at an alternate time, 10-11 a.m. Military Appreciation Night, 6:30 ...

Franks: Tennis courts ready for girls season

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SALEM— The tennis courts at Centennial Park have been repaired and were ready for the start of the high school girls tennis season despite battling weather and practice schedules, according to Parks Director Shane Franks. Franks Wednesday evening updated the Parks Commission on the crack ...

SWD official makes recycling pitch in Columbiana

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COLUMBIANA — The city was the latest stop for Tom Butch, the Johnny Appleseed of curbside recycling. Butch is the recycling coordinator for the Solid Waste District that serves Columbiana, Carroll and Harrison counties. He has spent the summer traveling to Columbiana County communities ...

County continues tax breaks

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LISBON — Continuation of a tax abatement program that resulted in the creation of 93 local jobs was approved Wednesday by Columbiana County commissioners. Separate enterprise zone (EZ) agreements for Pennex Aluminum in Leetonia and Reichard Industries in Columbiana were first approved in ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

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New Cases In Re: 1959 Simplex Automatic, title sought by Raymond Chamberlin, New Waterford. Irene L. Shreve, East Liverpool, vs. Allstate Property and Casualty Insurance Co., in excess of $25,000 sought for alleged replacement of her dwelling on Staunton Avenue, East Liverpool; furniture; ...

MUNICIPAL

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LISBON — A Sept. 6 pretrial was set in Columbiana County Municipal Court for Carl L. Poynter, 55, New Garden Avenue, Salem, charged with criminal damaging for allegedly breaking a sprinkler head in his cell on Aug. 16. Poynter also has a pretrial on Sept. 6 for citations of assured clear ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

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— A vehicle with Willie L. Curry, 32, Youngstown, riding as the passenger was pulled over on Sprucevale Road, for a cracked windshield violation. Curry ran from deputies as they attempted to pat him down and he was taken to the ground after a brief struggle. Curry had a loaded .380 ...

POLICE REPORTS

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SALEM — Police responded to the 1800 block of East State Street at 8:55 p.m. Tuesday for a suspicious person in a white shirt, blue jeans, a beard and long hair walking around and looking inside of a vehicle. He was contacted inside the restaurant and said the vehicle belonged to a friend ...

No winner at Aug. 16 Adele’s Hearts drawing

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SALEM — The Aug. 16 Queen of Hearts drawing at Adele’s Place for $78,629 went unclaimed when Wavelene Arnold of Salem was the owner of the ticket with number 48 on it that matched up to the king of hearts last Thursday. She was not present and missed out on $200 she would have won for ...