Leetonia Street Department struck by Covid

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LEETONIA — Street Department Director Ed Allen reported the street crew is out of commission for the next two weeks due to Covid. Allen has attempted to hire additional crew members, but many rejected offers due to wages. In order to get things done Allen has been utilizing water plant ...

Covid funds pave way for Columbiana County lift station project

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LISBON — With federal money currently available through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), the county engineer was given permission to begin the bidding process on one project by the Columbiana County Commissioners on Wednesday. Commissioners authorized County Engineer Bert Dawson to ...

Firefighters ride in honor of lives lost during 9-11

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SALEM — On 9-11, 20 years ago, 343 firefighters died trying to save others in New York. A group of firefighters bicycling into Salem on Wednesday evening wants to make certain the sacrifice of those firefighters and others is never forgotten. Known as Bay2Brooklyn2021, the group left ...

STEAM event set at KSU Salem

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SALEM — While college applications are still years away, local kids can experience their own version of higher education and learn about science, technology, engineering, arts and math at Kids STEAM University — a one day event that is sure to bring out their inner scientist, engineer and ...

Columbiana BOE meets historical committee

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COLUMBIANA—Elementary School Principal Kim Sharshan along with Judge Mark Frost introduced the Historical Education Committee to Columbiana school board members last week. “We are new. We are a committee of the Tourism Bureau,” said Frost. The committee is making an effort to help ...

West Branch board approves personnel

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BELOIT – The West Branch school board has accepted the retirement of Kathy Virden as custodian and the resignation of Andrea Sponseller as a middle school teacher, Stephanie Daley as a cook’s helper and Jennifer (Sis) Woods as the seventh grade volleyball coach. The board also hired ...