David Martin sentencing

David Martin sentencing begins

The sentencing phase in the David Martin murder trial has begun. Martin is facing the death penalty in the shooting death of Jeremy Cole.

McHenry Industries making racino signs

Doors open to Austintown racino


After weeks of training and preparation, Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course in Austintown will be open for business.

Racino heavy equipment being moved

Timeline: Austintown racino

See a timeline of events in the racino's history, from Penn National's plan to move to Austintown to the finishing touches on the building.

Austintown racino sign

EMA will assist with racino traffic

The county is providing its mobile command post to assist troopers in the area because of the anticipated heavy traffic for the racino.

YPD gets traffic grant

YPD gets traffic grant

The city has been awarded a grant of $38,121.73 from the Ohio Department of Public Safety.


Ohio adds 2 charter schools to probe

The state department of education has expanded its review of an embattled charter school chain to include two additional cities amid additio…