YSU football player arrested

A senior Youngstown State University defensive back was taken to two Trumbull County courts on Wednesday for failing to show up for two cour…


Bank robber charged

State police charged a Eastbrook man Wednesday with robbing a Lawrence County bank on Monday.


Duck killer sentenced

The Leetonia man who drove over two pet ducks in the Columbiana McDonald's parking lot April 30 was sentenced to community service and proba…


Shale forum targets students

Future workers who may choose the oil and gas industry are scheduled to attend on Wednesday a “Training Students for the Jobs of Today and T…

Shady Run Rd. motorcycle accident

Motorcycle rear-ends car

A motorcycle rear-ended a car in Youngstown and the driver walked away without injury.

Craig Beach Volunteer Fire Department is a registered non-profit, meaning they cannot legally respond to a fire without a contract with the community or without being called in for mutual aid.

Fire departments squabble

Craig Beach Volunteer Fire Department is a registered non-profit, meaning they cannot legally respond to a fire without a contract with the …


ACTION donates to agency

ACTION presented a $10,000 check Tuesday evening to help bring back Youngstown's Speech and Debate Team.


Nursing program expects growth

The nursing program at Mercy College, based at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown, is anticipating an enrollment growth in its associ…

United Way calendar

United Way calendar unveiled

A school year calendar featuring educational tips and topics is provided to the 600 students and their families participating in the United …

Youngstown teachers

Teachers shut out of meeting

Approximately 40 members of the Youngstown Education Association showed up at Tuesday's Board of Education meeting, but the meeting was over…

Home Instead cruise

Home Instead hosts contest

Home Instead Senior Care is giving away a cruise to the family caregiver who receives the most votes in an online contest.

Amanda Bell

Plea deal upsets victim

The family is upset that the Mercer County D.A. reduced the attempted murder charges to two counts of aggravated assault.


Sleep lab changes name

St. Joseph Health Center’s Diagnostic Sleep Lab in Howland is changing its name after receiving national accreditation.


Sinkhole opens up in Niles

People living in a Niles neighborhood said they are concerned about a sinkhole that opened up on Hyde Avenue.

Shirley Road accident

1 injured in crash

A two-vehicle accident in Youngstown sent one person to the hospital.


Area gas prices plummet

Northeast Ohio gas prices fell 11 cents per gallon to $3.47 this week, according to AAA East Central.