Local News

Heavy lifting

Marathon Pipe Line LLC continued maintenance work on the pipeline crossing under state Route 14 east of the East Park Avenue intersection in Columbiana Friday. Crews will limit the road to one-lane operation between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. until Dec. 29. (Salem News photo by Danielle Garner)

Christmas comes to Salem

Salem community members Thursday night welcomed the Christmas season with the annual parade, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce and the Salem News, followed by the light up night at city hall.

GOA director tours SOD Center

LISBON — The director of the Governor’s Office of Appalachia made a stop in Columbiana County to witness what the county Port Authority has done with funding received for various projects. Last week, the port authority took Director John Carey on a tour of the Salem Sustainable ...

Local couple introducing holiday tradition on farm

New owners of G Burbick Farms at 13480 New Buffalo Road are ringing in the holidays with a homegrown tradition. Chris and Brooke Stewart are looking forward to implementing some Christmas cheer and giving local families a chance to come experience the farm. G Burbick Farms will hold Christmas ...

Never too young to help out

The holiday season is upon us and with it comes a time of giving. Shown collecting donations at a Salem Salvation Army kettle at Giant Eagle are siblings, from left, 5-year-old Amara Reynolds, 9-year-old Leeum Richards and 6-year-old Preslee Reynolds. The children are from Salem. (Salem News ...

Columbiana County commissioners OK raises for DJFS workers

LISBON — Columbiana County commissioners approved a wage increase for some union members working for the Columbiana County Department of Job and Family Services. Following an executive session to discuss the contract with members of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal ...