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Hot time in the old town

Local News

A Jeep burst into flames in downtown Lisbon at about dusk Friday, drawing a crowd that included village firefighters who extinguished the impressive blaze. The occupants were able to get out of the Jeep without injury. (Salem News photo by Deanne Johnson)

On the Calendar

Neighborhood News

SAT/24 ALLIANCE Mahoning Valley Dahlia Society 16th Annual Dahlia Show, 1-8 p.m., Carnation City Mall, 2500 W. State St.; information at 330-550-6342. EAST LIVERPOOL Coyotes, Bobcats and Cougars: Fact & Fiction, noon-1 p.m., Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center. Beaver Creek ...

Salem man held in stabbing of former tenants

Local News

LISBON — An Aug. 29 preliminary hearing was set in county Municipal Court for a Salem man charged with allegedly stabbing two people on Thursday. Ryan Wilson, 29, Barclay Avenue, Salem, is charged with tampering with evidence, a third-degree felony, and two counts of felonious assault, ...

Church Happenings

Neighborhood News

NORTH LIMA — A BBQ chicken and kielbasa dinner will be held Sunday from noon-6 p.m. (or until sold out) at the Good Hope Lutheran Church, 12030 Market St.. Cost is $10. The menu will include cherrywood smoked chicken, cherrywood smoked kielbasa, Texas baked beans and a dinner roll. SALEM ...

Official charged in fatal accident

Local News

BOARDMAN — A Columbiana County woman will be charged in connection with a Monday traffic accident in Mahoning County that claimed the life of a 69-year-old California man. Lt. Brad Bucey of the Canfield post of the Ohio Highway Patrol reported Friday that charges of vehicular manslaughter, ...

BL students charged with inducing panic for video

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CALCUTTA — Inducing panic charges were filed Friday against two Beaver Local students, ages 10 and 11, for posting a threatening video online. Copies of the charges will be mailed to the parents of two boys telling them when they have to report to Columbiana County Juvenile Court, according ...

Drugs seized in Salem raid

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Staff Reports SALEM — Various drugs valued at about $700 were taken from a West Pershing Street home by members of Columbiana County Drug Task Force and the Salem City Police Department. According to Detective Lt. Brian McLaughlin, the search warrant was served at a 285 W. Pershing St. ...

WB grading scale won’t change for now

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BELOIT — The grading scale at West Branch High School will not be changing this year. School Board President Mikki Kanagy reported on Thursday that although the administration continues to investigate the possibility of changing to a 10-point grading scale, it will not happen for the ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

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New Cases Wells Fargo Bank vs. Larry and Kristy Wallace, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Mattix Road, Lisbon. Lauren E. Hilbert, Wellsville, vs. Burle and Janet Anderson, Wellsville, request to have land installment contact forfeited and canceled for property on Buckeye Road, ...

PROPERTY TRANSFERS

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Center Township Nancy Klaes to James Mountz, four lots on Forest Street; $1,500 Columbiana Craig Susany, et al, to Gregory and Ann Gustafson, 0.4 acre lot on Terra Verde Avenue; $38,000 Edward Jones Trust to Randal and Kimberly Guy, home at 533 Terra Verde Ave.; $330,200 Susan and ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

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LISBON — In county Municipal Court, an Oct. 21 pretrial was set for Amanda K. Gunnoe, 40, Carbon Hill Road, East Palestine, charged with criminal damaging for allegedly using her vehicle to purposely repeatedly ram the car of her live-in boyfriend, Scott Greaves, during an argument on ...

POLICE REPORTS

Police and Court Reports

Goshen Police District — An officer responded to a Blue Lantern Drive home at 8:21 a.m. Aug. 15 in reference to a female possibly having a stroke. The officer stood by until Damascus EMS arrived and transported the female to St. Elizabeth’s Boardman. — An officer responded to a 16000 ...

Woman sentenced for drug possession

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LISBON — Courtney L. Troyer, 27, Garver Road, Hanoverton, was sentenced in Common Pleas Court to seven months in prison for aggravated possession of drugs for having methamphetamine on June 19, 2018. Alicia D. Vogt, 34, Hillcrest Road, Wellsville, stipulated to violating the terms of her ...

MARKET REPORTS

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Damascus Livestock Auction Quotations Tuesday August 20, 2019 Hogs – 5 Head No. 1’s 230-260 lbs. $25-$52 No. 2’s & 3’s 230-260 lbs. $25-$35 Sows 300-500 lbs. $20-$30 Sows 500-650 lbs. $20-$32 Boars $3-$5 Light Boars $3-$5 Feeder Pigs - 3 Head $10-$25 per ...

POLICE REPORTS

Police and Court Reports

SALEM — Officers responded to an 800 block West Perry Street home at 7:17 a.m. Thursday in reference to a barking dog complaint. The officers could not see into the home, but could hear multiple dogs barking inside. The officers were unable to make contact with the homeowner, but a neighbor ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Neighborhood News

Banquet in Salem to feature meatloaf SALEM—The Banquet in Salem from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building will be sponsored by Brenda and David. The menu will include meatloaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, cole slaw, fresh vegetables, fresh fruit and dessert. For ...

Leetonia yard of month for August

Neighborhood News

The Leetonia August 2019 Yard of the Month went to Frank and Marty Sevenich of Pearl Street. The Sevenichs have been proud residents of Leetonia for 51 years. The Beautification Committee would like to thank them for their continued pride in their home and their support of the Beautification ...

Hair repair

Local News

Leetonia’s Kody Sanders gets his hair fixed by teammate Brett Davis during photo day last Friday. Looking on is Marco Ferry. (Salem News photo by Ron Firth)