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 …

Weathersfield police cruiser

Possible police imposter sought

A woman told police a man posing as a police officer pulled her over in the area of Salt Springs Road and Interstate 80 Monday evening.

County records damaged

Heavy rain damages records

Crews were still busy on Tuesday cleaning up in the basement of the county-owned Stone Building at the corner of North Park Avenue and High …


Man charged in rape


A Niles man is facing felony charges that allege he raped and beat the mother of their 6-year-old child at her Austintown home.

Power generator

Companies help conserve power

On Monday, our television station was one of about 400 high-demand energy customers that switched over to generator power for several hours …

Ohio Lottery

Ohio Lottery profits increase


Sales for traditional lottery games actually fell 1.4 percent, but the addition of Video Lottery Terminals at Ohio's race tracks is credited…

Austintown splash pad

Beating the heat

Valley residents are looking for ways to beat the heat, but doctors warn to take it easy when it gets this hot.

Liquid Blu

New club set to open

Liquid Blu NightClub is set to open Friday in downtown Youngstown.

Youngstown & Southern Railroad

Railroad deadline passes

An affiliate of Aqua Ohio, a water delivery and wastewater company, passed Monday’s deadline to purchase the old Youngstown & Southern Railr…


KSU wins $1.2M suit

Kent State has won a $1.2 million judgment against former men's basketball coach Geno Ford for leaving in 2011 to become coach at Bradley.

Republican senators, from left, Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., walk from the floor to a closed-door caucus after a compromise between the Democratic majority and the GOP minority on filibuster rules, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, July 16, 2013. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid credited Sen. McCain, with helping broker a breakthrough. The Senate just voted 71-29 to end a two-year Republican blockade that was preventing Richard Cordray from winning confirmation as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Senate ends blockade

The Senate has voted to end a two-year Republican blockade preventing former Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray from winning confirmation…

Jimmy Haslam

Haslam company settles

The truck-stop chain owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam has agreed to pay back the trucking companies that were cheated out of fue…

Thomas Starr

Grand jury ups murder charges

A Southington man accused of fatally stabbing his mother's boyfriend now could face a possible life-in-prison sentence after a grand jury up…

Mt. Carmel parade

Mt. Carmel fest begins

The 118th Annual Lowellville Mount Carmel Society Celebration kicked off on Tuesday.


Man sentenced in shooting

A Liberty man pleaded guilty Monday to shooting his brother’s pregnant girlfriend in the leg last year.

VEC expansion in Hubbard

Hubbard plant plans expansion

Hubbard has approved a tax abatement to aid in a nearly $2.5 million expansion of a pipe fabrication plant.