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Amish meeting addresses drugs

Approximately 200 Amish residents in Trumbull County gathered at the Mesopotamia fire station Monday evening for an open forum to discuss dr…

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2 new schools set to open

One building, Austintown Elementary School, will house kindergarten through 2nd grade, and the other, Austintown Intermediate School, will h…

Kinsman sewer project

Bids open for Kinsman sewer project

Despite losing a recent lawsuit in court over the installation of sewer lines, Trumbull County Commissioners are moving forward with their n…


Test drive vehicle stolen

A man took off in a dealership car while the salesman was inside preparing it for a test ride.

Fracking petitions

Fracking issue to appear on ballot

A group looking to put a Community Bill of Rights on the November ballot on Monday delivered enough signatures to the Mahoning County Board …

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Austintown school district opens road

The Austintown School District opened a new access road on Monday that will make commuting to and from the campus easier and safer.

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Tree carving unveiled

The End of the Commons General Store in Mesopotamia is showing off its 15-foot wood carving etched from a 350-year-old oak tree.

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New gym coming to school for autism

Thanks to the generosity of a local charity, a local school for autistic children will soon have new gym space for the youngsters to use.


Cops bust East Side gang

Law enforcement authorities said they dismantled a Youngstown gang that included two convicted murderers suspected of using violence to cont…

Steubenville High School

Rape grand jury meets

A grand jury Steubenville is meeting again to consider whether other crimes might have occurred in the rape of a 16-year-old West Virginia g…

Sharon East State Street accident

Crash sends 1 to hospital

Police said a woman will be cited with running a red light and striking another driver early Monday in Sharon.

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Sharon football coach assaulted

A popular Mercer County football coach was hospitalized Sunday after a former player attacked him at his home.


Italian festival wraps up

Organizers said the focus on culture and tradition sets the Warren Italian-American Heritage Festival apart from others.


Church holds carnival

Corner House Christian Church members chipped in to help stuff 150 bags full of makers, pencils, notebooks for local students.


VEX Fest rocked Youngstown

The free festival included many genres of music like folk rock, fiddles, blues, reggae, funk in downtown Youngstown.


Habitat celebrates milestone

The site in Struthers will soon be used to build the fortieth house that Habitat for Humanity of Mahoning County has been involved with.


Teddy Foltz remembered

A bench was dedicated in memory of Teddy Foltz, 14, on Sunday in Harding Park in Hubbard by his family and friends. The teen was killed in J…