Mount Carmel Festival

Mt. Carmel fest opens

The 80th annual Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish Festival kicked off Wednesday in Niles.

Trumbull County Commissioners

Tax breaks approved

Trumbull County Commissioners on Wednesday approved tax breaks for a Hubbard business that is looking to expand.

Doug Wentz

Actor death shines light on heroin abuse

Local addiction specialists hope the death of a popular Hollywood star will shine some light on the opiate epidemic facing Ohio and the Vall…


Pig found in motel, again

A 300-pound potbelly pig that has been abandoned twice in the past month at motels in Liberty is getting help to find a new home.

Liberty Township

Trustees refute state audit

Liberty Trustees are refuting a recent state audit of the township government that questions how long the community can remain viable.


Bank warns of fraud

Home Savings & Loan is warning customer about fraudulent telephone calls being made to customers.

Girard Multi-generational Center

Elderly try to stay cool

As this heat wave continues, people are turning to local agencies to stay safe and cool.


Benefit set for Warren woman

A picnic fundraiser will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday at the American Legion Post 472 in Youngstown for a Warren woman battling cancer…

Olympic Inn bar

Man imprisoned for shooting

A man who fired a bullet outside a Warren bar last August that ripped through a neighboring home and struck a sleeping woman in the head was…


Deputy disciplined

A Mahoning County Sheriff sergeant agreed Wednesday to take a three-day unpaid suspension punishment for allowing a superior officer to conv…

Campbell Memorial High School

Union approves strike notice

Campbell City Schools teachers unanimously voted Wednesday to approve an intent to strike notice.


Disgraced cop will get paid


The former Youngstown police detective facing felony charges for repeatedly contacting a 14-year-old statutory rape victim asking for sex wi…


Struthers adopts drug testing

Any student in grades 7 through 12 wishing to participate in athletics or cheerleading must now submit to a drug test.

Campbell BOE meeting

Campbell union considers strike

The 93 teachers in the Campbell Education Association will vote Wednesday morning on whether to issue an intent to strike notice to the stat…

Civil War re-enactment

Re-enactor goes to Gettysburg

Several weeks ago, Canfield High School graduate Dalton Bosze participated in the ultimate Civil War re-enactment in Gettysburg, where event…

Judge John Durkin

Mahoning judges explain 'backlog'

The five Mahoning County Common Pleas judges said criminal and civil case filings are at an all-time high, making it impossible for them to …