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Markers cite Salem's place in women's rights movement

A motorcyclist enters Salem on North Lincoln Avenue Wednesday past one of four "First Women's Rights Convention" historical markers placed at the entrances to the city. The markers commemorate Salem's place in history as being the home to Ohio's first Women's Rights Convention, the third nationally,

SALEM NEWS ONLINE - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

New Salem man charged with assaulting mother

A New Salem man was charged for allegedly beating his mother and ransacking her house Tuesday night. Steven Michael Walker, 21, of Keeny Row admitted to police he was in an altercation with his mom, but claimed she instigated the fight and he was defending himself. He claimed they were arguing about

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-09-20 16:30:00

Outgoing Salem treasurer not a fan of tax collection agency

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 rumors that so

MORNING JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Salem school officials react to report card

SALEM - Letter grades handed down by the state do not reflect the success of Salem City Schools - that's the consensus of Superintendent Dr. Joe Shivers and school board members reacting to recent state report card results. "Salem schools are in good shape and only getting better," Shivers said. Dur

MORNING JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Stables Inn open at T-Lanes complex

The Stables Inn & Suites at the Timberlanes Complex on Pershing Street in Salem hosted an open house with the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce Wednesday to reveal the completed renovation of the first floor of the former motor inn. Shown in the Atrium are hotel manager Jackie Bader, owner Brandy Pidge

SALEM NEWS ONLINE - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Career Center's adult ed program filled to the brim

LISBON - Some adult education classes at the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center are fuller than ever, according to adult education director Dr. Kelly Darney. Adult classes in licensed practical nursing and medical assistant have more students this year than ever before. Currently, 72 new

MORNING JOURNAL - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Firefighters taking T-shirt orders at game Friday

The Salem Fire Department International Association of Firefighters 283 will take pre-orders for this year's cancer awareness T-shirts during the Salem home football game on Friday. This will be the last opportunity to order one of the T-shirts which cost $15 each for children and adult sizes. Size

SALEM NEWS ONLINE - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Men charged with drug-related offenses

Richard T. Hill, 34, South Ellsworth Avenue, Salem, is charged with possession of drugs for allegedly having fentanyl on Dec. 27, 2016. The indictment was issued by the Columbiana County Common Pleas Court grand jury in July. Damale D. Thomas, 26, Cleveland, is charged with tampering with evidence f

SALEM NEWS ONLINE - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

County will seek other recycling drop-off site

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

SALEM NEWS ONLINE - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Bike show set at Power House Cafe Sept. 29

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 Triump

SALEM NEWS ONLINE - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Fellowship Baptist Church to celebrate 44 years on Sunday

For 44 years, James White has dedicated his life to serving God at the Fellowship Baptist Church in Beloit. On Sunday, Sept. 24 at 10:30 a.m., White will conduct a celebratory service. Well-known gospel singer Mike Gardener from Akron will be the musical guest. White grew up in Atwater and his wif

ALLIANCE REVIEW - 2017-09-20 22:55:00

Valley's unemployment rate up in August

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning Valley's nonseasonally adjusted jobless rate went up slightly to 6.5 percent in August, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services said Tuesday. Last August, the rate was 6.1 percent. The total amount of unemployed across Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana cou

VINDY.COM - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Car, truck, bike show to aid Cancer Society

Car, truck, bike show to aid Cancer Society austintown Mary's Pink Ribbon Racers Relay for Life team will host a benefit Car, Truck and Bike Show from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Austintown Eagles, 1655 S. Raccoon Road, across from Wedgewood Pizza. A special exhibit will feature "Ghostbusters" and

VINDY.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Democratic Headquarters rededication ceremony set

Pictured is the front of the Democratic Headquarters in Lisbon. (Submitted photo) LISBON - Columbiana County democrats will celebrate the remodel of the Democratic Headquarters with a rededication at noon and ribbon cutting ceremony at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 23, at 124 E. Lincoln Way, Lisbon.

REVIEW - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Church to re-dedicate, ring historic bell

This is an early photograph of Zion Lutheran Church at the southwest corner of Tippecanoe and Canfield roads. The bell in this building rang for the first time in 1915, but it hasn't rung since 1957 when the church relocated. The historic 487 pound bell was removed from this belfry and is now at the

VINDY.COM - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

City officials approve letter be sent to EPA

EAST LIVERPOOL - Responding to concerns of a local environmental activists, city council Monday agreed to send a letter to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regarding a local business. During its last meeting, council and Mayor Ryan Stovall were asked by Save Our County President Alonzo Spenc

REVIEW - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Winners of Sebring Artisan Festival announced

Warm weather and sunny September skies provided the backdrop for the Sebring Artisan Fair. Downtown business were busy and the fair featured a variety of craft vendors and musicians. Winners in the photography contest winners were: 1st place: Tracy Ferguson with photo of Ashton's 5 & 10's old-fash

ALLIANCE REVIEW - 2017-09-20 22:20:01

Ohio Edison working to restore power in Canfield

CANFIELD, Ohio (WKBN) - Ohio Edison is working to restore power to about 695 Canfield residents and 606 Canfield Twp. residents. The power outage happened Wednesday evening. Ohio Edison expects to have power restored to by 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. Ohio Edison serves 4,420 residents in Canfield and 3,846

27 FIRST NEWS - 2017-09-20 22:07:10

METRO DIGEST || Canfield outage caused by wildlife

Shorted by wildlife CANFIELD A small animal or bird shorted out two circuits on Ohio Edison's Canfield substation, knocking out between 700-800 customers in Canfield and Canfield Township at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. Edison crews had restored power by 9:30 p.m. to about half the customers who lost

VINDY.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Saturday is Drug Take Back Day

Dispose of unused or expired medication at sites around Stark County. If you have expired or unused medication, you can get rid of it Saturday during Stark County's Drug Take Back Day. Police will be collecting prescription and over-the-counter medications - pills, gels and liquids - and syringes, b

CANTON REPOSITORY - 2017-09-20 21:40:25