Austintown School Sold

School sale rescinded

The Austintown School District rescinded $2.5 million purchase of the former Austintown Middle School building.

Austintown flag raising

Flag raising held at Austintown school

Students at Saint Joseph Immaculate Heart of Mary School in Austintown gathered around the flag pole Wednesday for a flag raising and prayer…

Meals on Wheels flood

Meals canceled for day

The Shenango Valley Meals on Wheels in Sharon will not make home food deliveries on Wednesday because their hose church’s kitchen flooded.

Vienna Township

TV plant passes on Vienna

A flat screen television manufacturer who was looking at relocating an assembly plant to Vienna Township is taking his business down South.

warren police car

Man accused of intimidation

A Warren man is being held without bond for yelling at a woman he is accused of robbing at her home.

McDermott Funeral Home

Officials discuss funeral home

Trumbull County prosecutors, Niles police and state officials met Wednesday morning to discuss allegations against Niles funeral director Ro…

Devin-Thompson

Man charged in high-speed chase

A Youngstown man is in the Mahoning County Jail awaiting arraignment after leading police on a high-speed chase through Campbell and into Yo…

Jerry Arnal with Judy Jones

Abuse alleged at St. Christine

A Youngstown man said Wednesday he was abused in 1976 by a teacher and deacon while he was a student at St. Christine’s school.

David DeChristofaro

Ex-engineer reprimanded

Disgraced former Trumbull County Engineer David DeChristofaro was publicly reprimanded Wednesday for participating in a $300,000 lawsuit set…

Sharon Regional

CHS to buy Sharon hospital

Update

Sharon Regional Health System announced on Wednesday the sale of the hospital and its assets to Community Health Systems, Inc. the parent co…

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Local events planned for MLK march

Wednesday marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King Jr’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech.

chamber mixer

Chamber mixer held in Mercer

Seven different chambers of commerce from Mercer, Lawrence and Butler counties in western Pennsylvania were represented at the third annual …

OSP and Youngstown Wheelmen encourage bike safety

New portion of bike trail done

Several portions of the trail are missing, but once the trail is finished, bicyclists will be able to travel from Ashtabula to the Ohio Rive…

Santos R. Rivera

Heroin found during stop

A Youngstown man was charged by the federal Drug Enforcement Agency with heroin trafficking after officers found him with 436 grams of heroi…

Copper theft

Copper stolen in Warren

Warren police are investigating several copper thefts from Monday and Tuesday.

Fair animals

Animals arrive at Canfield Fair

Kids in 4-H programs across the Valley have prepared for this week all year. Tuesday was check-in day for animals at the 167th Canfield Fair…