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Alchemy Acres to host dinner

Neighborhood News

Alchemy Acres Animal Sanctuary will host a Spaghetti Dinner from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 3 at the Salem Eagles Club, 1884 N. Ellsworth Ave. Tickets may be purchased at the door or in advance at 330-332-4897. The cost is $8 per ticket and free for children under 5 years. The meal includes ...

Way Station taking Thanksgiving registrations

Neighborhood News

COLUMBIANA—The Way Station will be accepting registrations for the Community Wide Thanksgiving Dinner through Friday, Nov. 22. Calling ahead is essential to help prepare for the number of individuals that will be served. The annual celebration will be held this year at 1 p.m. the day ...

CAA lands $300K grant for dental program

Neighborhood News

LISBON -- A first-of-its-kind grant focusing on oral health infrastructure has been awarded to the Community Action Agency of Columbiana County’s (CAACC) dental program, and officials are excited about the opportunities the grant funding brings. Funded by the Health Resources and Services ...

Citizens, officers honored for efforts in train crash

Local News

LEETONIA- Village officials Wednesday night recognized the officers and citizens who assisted with an incident in which a vehicle was struck by a train last month. At the start of the village council meeting, Mayor Kevin Siembida and Police Chief Allen Haueter presented plaques and ...

Prison time for drug counts

Police and Court Reports

LISBON - A Summitville area man who had several drug-related charges, including one involving enough cocaine to constitute a first-degree felony, was sentenced to six years and nine months in prison in Common Pleas Court on Wednesday. Michael S. Pitts, 27, state Route 664, pleaded guilty in ...

On the calendar this week

Neighborhood News

THU/17 BELOIT West Branch Athletic Boosters Bingo, 6:45 p.m. (doors open at 4:30 p.m.), 26701 U.S. Route 62 (former Westville Skating Rink); Jumpin’ Jackpot at 59 numbers for $1,500; concession stand, instant tickets, climate controlled, computers available; information at ...

Maintenance code enforcement questioned

Local News

SALEM -- The Rules and Ordinances Committee of city council is taking a look at challenges related to enforcement of the International Property Maintenance Code, which was adopted four years ago in an effort to improve conditions of downtown buildings and properties. In particular, the ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Neighborhood News

Deerfield dance slated for Monday DEERFIELD- The Deerfield Historical Society's third Monday dance will be held from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Monday at the Deerfield Town Hall, 1450 state Route 14. This is a Halloween Dance and costumes are encouraged but not required. The Deerfield House Band ...

Leetonia Utilities official resigns

Local News

LEETONIA -- The village is losing its longtime superintendent of utilities at the end of this week. Butch Donnalley, who has been with the village for 44 years, has turned in his resignation effective Friday to take a full-time position in another community. The name of the other community ...

Big Oak indictment dismissed in court

Police and Court Reports

LISBON - An Operation Big Oak indictment against Bridget N. McKinnon, 33, North Street, East Liverpool, was dismissed at the request of Ohio Attorney General Prosecutor Margaret Tomaro. McKinnon had been charged in Common Pleas Court with a single count of trafficking in heroin in connection ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

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LISBON - In county Municipal Court, James E. Barber, 41, last known address state Route 154, Lisbon, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the grand jury on a charge of failure to verify change of address. Allegedly a tier II sexual offender after his conviction for ...

Crown Theater Special Needs Program named Christmas parade marshals

Local News

COLUMBIANA - The Columbiana Area Chamber has named the Crown Theater Productions Special Needs Program as grand marshals of this year's Christmas parade, which was announced at Tuesday's council meeting. Honored will be the special needs actors along with Mary Lou Wilson, Deb Salmen and Erich ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

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New Cases JPMorgan Chase Bank vs. Julie and James Temple, et al., foreclosure sought for property on First Street, Wellsville. Scherry DeSarro, Lisbon, and Scott DeSarro, East Liverpool, dissolution sought. Docket Entries Quicken Loans Inc. vs. Julie Minich, et al., property on Case ...

Trump to speak at Pittsburgh shale conference

Local News

President Donald Trump will be coming to Pittsburgh next Wednesday. Trump will be the keynote speaker at the Shale Insight conference, a natural gas industry-related event, the Marcellus Shale Coalition reported Wednesday morning. The conference will run Oct. 23 and 24 at the David L. ...

POLICE REPORTS

Police and Court Reports

PERRY TOWNSHIP - Richard Geul, 23, of Salem, was cited for failure to yield from a left turn after his northbound vehicle on Depot Road attempted to turn west onto the bypass and struck a southbound vehicle driven by Allison Heverly, 19, of Salem at 8 a.m. Tuesday. KLG and fire department ...

EL traffic cam issue continues

Local News

LISBON - The East Liverpool traffic camera issue may not be settled until after the Nov. 5 general election, but it appears the votes may be tabulated with the results kept confidential for the time being. During a telephone conference on Tuesday, Krista Peddicord of the county prosecutor's ...

HIGHWAY PATROL

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- Zachariah T. Paxson, 23, of Lisbon, was cited for parking on the highway on U.S. 30 in Center Township when he was struck in the rear by Eugene D. Burch, 66, of Salem, at 1:51 p.m. Tuesday. Paxson said he was stopped to swap vehicles with a driver from another vehicle.

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

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- Destiny Powell was taken into custody on a warrant at the Frolo Motel, room four, state Route 45, Lisbon, at 9:26 p.m. Sunday. She was transported to the county jail.

Columbiana church to sponsor Salem Banquet

Neighborhood News

SALEM- Columbiana Presbyterian Church will sponsor the Banquet in Salem from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building. The menu will include Swedish meatballs in gravy, mashed potatoes, soup, cole slaw, fresh vegetables, fresh fruit and ice cream sundaes. For information call Patty ...