Overcoming the odds

After being paralyzed in a freak accident last year, Alissa Grimmes achieved her dream to walk down the aisle at her wedding.

Church holds neighborhood celebration

The Beulah Baptist Church on Sherwood Avenue invited families from the neighborhood over for a few hours of live entertainment, free food an…

3 injured in accident

Both drivers and a 13-year-old passenger were transferred to St. Elizabeth Health Center with injuries after the accident Saturday.

Nurses picket hospital

The more than 400 nurses at the hospital have been working without a contract for 14 months. They rejected the company’s final contract offe…

Organizations help veterans

Veterans could stop by for free medical exams, free haircuts and free food at Saturday’s event.

Community Cup wraps up

Teams, made up of employees from 80 area businesses and organizations, competed in five different events on the last day of the YMCA Communi…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Saturday, September 07, 2013. Showers and thunderstorms impacted the northern Plains earlier today as a…

Accident kills three

Traffic was backed up for miles on Interstate 79 in Mercer County following a fatal accident Friday evening.

Fracking issue heads to ballot

Voters in Youngstown will decide once again in November if they want to allow hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, within the city limits.

Bob Evans raising funds

The fundraiser runs through Sunday at Bob Evans restaurants in Canfield, Austintown, Boardman, Liberty and Niles.

Burglary suspect caught

Andrew McCourt, 26, was arrested at a relative’s home on Mock Road in Berlin Township on Friday afternoon.

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Friday, September 06, 2013. A slow moving, low pressure system continued to impact the Pacific Northwes…

Warren hires 2 firefighters

Daniel Stehler and Bill Millard are Warren’s newest firefighters after they were sworn in Friday on the steps of city hall.

Cruze celebrates 3rd birthday

The three-year anniversary for the General Motors plant in Lordstown building the Chevrolet Cruze is Sunday.

Mercer development picks up

Economic development is booming in Mercer County, thanks to a strategic plan that officials started last year.

Cancer study volunteers sought

Humility of Mary Health Centers in the area are looking for help taking part in a nationwide study on cancer.

Dog dies in fire

A house that sits directly behind the old Hostess Bakery Outlet Store in Youngstown was destroyed by fire on Friday.

Mom who left kids in court

A 23-year-old Youngstown mother pleaded not guilty at her arraignment Friday on charges that she left her 1- and 3-year-old daughters alone …

SCOPE close to merger

Trumbull County SCOPE will be merging with a Portage County nonprofit organization.