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HIGHWAY PATROL

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— An unknown semi trailer traveling southwest on Foundry Hill Road in Washington Township at about 2:44 p.m. Sept. 14 traveled off the right side of the road and took out a guardrail, a sign and the edge of a bridge. The truck then backed up and left the scene. A witness stated the blue ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

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Docket Entries Rosemary Julian vs. Aarrow Disposal LLC, et al., case dismissed. Suntrust Mortgage Inc. vs. Brandy R. Rosa, et al., case dismissed. Wells Fargo Bank vs. Rebecca L. Soules, et al., property withdrawn from sheriff’s sale. United Ohio Insurance Co. vs. Thomas Jack, et al., ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

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— Toby Rice, Hammond School Road, Wellsville, reported at 1:59 p.m. Tuesday she owns property on 18th Street Heights and they had just evicted the tenants. They are renovating the house and left Monday at about 10 p.m. When they returned just before 2 p.m. Tuesday they found someone had ...

FIRE CALLS

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LISBON — Firefighters were asked at 11:02 a.m. Wednesday to assist Sheri Becky, Sherman Street, Lisbon, in getting her daughter back into the house because she could not walk on her leg. SALEM — Firefighters were called at 2:57 p.m. Wednesday to Salem Regional Medical Center for a ...

POLICE REPORTS

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LISBON — Someone reported a truck tailgating a semi truck at 8:08 p.m. Tuesday. When the vehicles entered the village, the truck was more than a car length behind the semi. Police followed the truck through the village, but saw no violations or reasons to stop them. — Amy Haines, East ...

Driver dies following overdose crash on US 62

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Staff Reports CANFIELD—A driver died following an apparent overdose, causing a crash into a cornfield on U.S. Route 62 Monday afternoon. Goshen Police Officer Ryan Young responded to a report of a vehicle that had traveled off the roadway on U.S. Route 62 north of Western Reserve Road at ...

POLICE REPORTS

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PERRY TWP. — A Cunningham Road resident reported cows on the road at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday. The owner was contacted and corralled the animals. — Police responded with KLG and fire department first responders to Somerset Drive for a medical call at 2:21 a.m. Wednesday. A female was ...

Dem HQ

Democrats remodel headquarters

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Columbiana County Democrats will celebrate the remodel of its headquarters on Saturday. “Our volunteers have worked very hard over the summer to update the Columbiana County Democratic Party Headquarters,” said Chairman Nick Barborak. “We’ve updated the facade, painted the interior, and ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

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Girls of Salem 1957 cancel lunch SALEM — Girls of the Salem High School Class of 1957 have canceled their lunch meeting today. Breakfast buffet offered at Masons SALEM—A public breakfast buffet will be served from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the Masonic Building, 788 E. State St. Cost ...

9-20 shs homecoming

Salem queen candidates

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The Salem High School football homecoming queen will be announced during halftime of the game Friday against Canton South at Reilly Stadium. Senior queen candidates include; from left, Heaven Hart, daughter of Dawn and Drew Hart, escorted by Ryan Stewart, son of Debbie Higgins and Jim Stewart; ...

Outgoing Salem treasurer defends city tax office

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SALEM — City Treasurer Dr. John Conrad briefly addressed city council regarding the Regional Income Tax Agency known as RITA, questioning its value and its ability to save the city money. After the meeting Tuesday night, when asked why the topic came up, Conrad explained that he heard ...

Jobless rate drops to 5.8%

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LISBON —Columbiana County’s unemployment rate declined significantly in August but still remains above the state and national averages. The county’s jobless rate dropped from 6.4 percent in July to 5.8 percent last month, according to figures released Tuesday by the Ohio Department of ...

Career Center to organize Drug Free Club

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LISBON —High school students from the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center will soon be able to add drug free to their resumes when they look for a job by successfully joining and completing the program of the Drug Free Clubs of America — CCCTC Chapter. Director/Assistant ...

The former site of Columbiana County Job and Family Services will not become a recycling site. (Salem News photo by Tom Giambroni)

County will seek other recycling drop-off site

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LISBON —Columbiana County Commissioner Tim Weigle said he will work with Mayor Joseph Morenz after learning of his objections to plans to temporarily relocate recycling containers to downtown Lisbon. Morenz heard from someone that commissioners were moving the recycling drop-off site from the ...

The former site of Columbiana County Job and Family Services will not become a recycling site. (Salem News photo by Tom Giambroni)

County will seek other recycling drop-off site

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LISBON —Columbiana County Commissioner Tim Weigle said he will work with Mayor Joseph Morenz after learning of his objections to plans to temporarily relocate recycling containers to downtown Lisbon. Morenz heard from someone that commissioners were moving the recycling drop-off site from the ...

Reilly Stadium track to get final red surface

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SALEM — Visitors to Reilly Stadium for the homecoming game Friday between the Quakers and the Canton South Wildcats can expect to see red, not just on the uniforms on the field, but also on the track. The red final layer of the track surface is expected to be finished this week by Field ...

Beaver Creek Sportsman Club plans craft show

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WASHINGTONVILLE — It will be a first when the Beaver Creek Sportsman Club holds a craft show from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Oct. 7. The club is located at 14480 Washingtonville Road, a quarter-mile north of state Route 14, and the show is free and open to the public. Any hand-made item is allowed ...

The Power House Cafe (The old Side Door) will hold a bike show from 6 to 10 p.m. Sept. 29 to award trophies in four classes of motorcycles including first, second and third places in best stock, custom, chopper/bobber and rat bikes. Organizer Dwain Kale is pictured with his own award-winning Triumph “Whitewall bike,” and 11 of the 12 custom hand-crafted trophies he made that will be awarded at the Power House bike show.  (Salem News photo by Larry Shields)

Bike show set at Power House Cafe Sept. 29

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SALEM — The Power House Cafe will wind down its bike nights with a bike show on Sept. 29. Also known as the old Side Door, the Power House is located at 530 S. Broadway Ave., and show organizer Dwain Kale said a dozen trophies will be awarded in four categories along with a people’s ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

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New Cases National Collegiate Student Loan Trust vs. Sarah Cragle, East Palestine, $59,379 plus interest sought for alleged debt owed. Kimberly Bauer, Louisville, and Coty Bauer, Alliance, dissolution sought. Sarah Michelle Sheely, Salem, vs. David Allen Sheely, Columbiana, divorce ...

POLICE REPORTS

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SALEM — A woman in the 600 block of Cedar Street reported at 7:23 a.m. Tuesday that she believed her neighbor was damaging her trees due to them appearing to be recently thinned out. An officer documented the damage. — A caller at 3:54 a.m. Tuesday reported a suspicious person running ...