Jill Marconi

Poland teacher is Siemens fellow

Jill Marconi, an 8th-grade science teacher at Poland Middle School, was one of 50 educators chosen nationwide to attend the Siemens STEM Institute in Washington, D.C. last month. …
New Wilmington 150th

New Wilmington 150th planned

This weekend, the borough of New Wilmington in Lawrence County will celebrate its sesquicentennial, or 150th anniversary.…
Bomb squad training

Bomb squad has training day

The Youngstown Bomb squad spent the day Thursday training at Genarro Pavers in Lowellville. …
Betty Richardson

Missing woman found safe

Police and fire officials in Neshannock Township have been searching all day for a missing elderly woman who wandered away from home sometime during the night.…
Car sales up

Car sales up in August

General Motors, Ford and Chrysler all reported double-digit percentage increases in sales for August, the best month for car sales since the pre-recession days in 2007. …
Joe Schiavoni

Charter school law proposed

An area lawmaker said Thursday he will introduce a bill this fall aimed at ensuring charter schools are required to meet the same benchmarks as their public school counterparts.…
Armond Young, cross country walk

Man walks across country

Armond Young walked through Columbiana County on Thursday, much like he’s walked through hundreds of communities on his 7,000-mile trip across the country and back.…
Rabies

Rabid bat found in Poland

A bat found in Poland has rabies and an area resident touched it, causing human exposure, according to the Ohio Department of Health.…
Northside hospital

Nurses plan pickets

Nurses at Northside hospital plan to picket on Saturday.…
Reba-Soldressen

Kids, 1 and 3, left alone

A 23-year-old mother is facing felony charges for leaving her 1- and 3-year-old daughters alone at her home Wednesday while filling out a Pizza Hut job application.…
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Man robbed at gunpiont

Hermitage police are looking for a man accused of robbing someone walking home from Sharon early Thursday.…
double semi crash on i-80

Two semis crash on I-80

Two semi trucks crashed because one driver fell asleep and rear-ended the other trailer Thursday on Interstate 80, sending both through the guardrail.…
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Former YSU player killed

A former Youngstown State University football player is dead after a shooting in Akron.…
Teddy Foltz vigil

Vigil held for Foltz

Another vigil was held Wednesday night to remember Teddy Foltz, 14, of Struthers, who was beaten to death by his mother's boyfriend in January. …
Route 7 rollover

Rollover crash kills man

A Rogers man was killed and a woman was seriously injured in a rollover crash on state Route 7 Wednesday evening. …
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Stadium holds memories

If there weren't people still around to tell the stories, it would be hard to imagine South Stadium as a showplace of high school football.…