Man indicted for child porn

A Coitsville man whose home was raided three weeks ago was indicted by a federal grand jury on charges that he downloaded more than 4,000 ch…

Stuff the bus

700 backpacks to be delivered

Huntington Bank and the United Way are ready to hand out 700 backpacks to students in the Mahoning Valley and Mercer County, Pennsylvania.

McDermott Funeral Home

Funeral home investigated

Investigators found remains of 42 cremated customers at a Niles funeral embroiled in investigations that led to the funeral home director’s …


Couple was visiting family

The couple from Girard who died in a single-engine plane crash at the downtown Kansas City airport was in the area to visit family members, …

Richard Couturiaux

Statue thief sent to jail

A Hubbard man accused of stealing a 4-foot brass veteran’s memorial statue was sentenced Tuesday to 18 months in prison.


Fire damages home

Firefighters said the blaze started in a car parked in a driveway in Youngstown, and then quickly spread to the side of the house.


1 dead in crash


Police closed Interstate 680 for over two hours after a fatal motorcycle accident Monday night.

Dr. Carol Oltmanns

Piano concert to benefit students

A concert will be held Sept. 7 at Stambaugh Auditorium to raise money for a scholarship fund for gifted piano students at the Dana School of…

mercer explosion

1 dead in Mercer blast

The explosion occurred about 5:30 p.m. at the Reynolds Industrial Park on Crestview Drive in Pymatuning Township.

Warren Schools kickoff party

Warren kicks off new school year

School will soon be back in session for students across the Valley and to mark the upcoming event, Warren City Schools held their first “Bac…


Couple charged in 5 break-ins

A homeless man and woman were charged Monday with burglarizing five Austintown homes by climbing through unlocked windows during the past we…

Heather Mills

Sendoff set for Miss Ohio

Trumbull County officials are looking to have a big send off for the reigning Miss Ohio before she hits the Miss America Pageant stage.

Lumen Christi Catholic Schools

Diocese consolidates schools

Catholic school enrollment fell nationally by almost 12 percent last year. Locally, The Youngstown Catholic Diocese is trying to address tha…

Drive Sober Get Pulled Over

OVI crackdown begins

Local and state law enforcement agencies are teaming for a nationwide campaign to curb drinking and driving through the Labor Day weekend.

Bell removal

Bells removed from church

Two bells were removed Monday from the Immaculate Conception Church in preparation for the building to be auctioned off on Saturday.