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.


Man faces rape charges

A Boardman man accused of sexually assaulting one of his relatives has been arrested.

Adan Dorman vigil

Vigil held for toddler

Adan Dorman, 22 months, was struck and killed by an SUV July 8 as it was backing out of a driveway in Struthers.


YSU's new president begins

Dr. Randy Dunn, YSU's eighth President, has officially ushered in a new ear for the university and taken office.

Zaryl Bush

Struthers man appeals case

Zaryl Bush, who was convicted and sentenced last month for the beating death of 14-year-old Teddy Foltz, has appealed his conviction and sen…

Warren chief eric merkel

Warren chief outlines plan

New Warren police chief Eric Merkel held a meet-and-greet Monday to lay out his plans for the department.

New Niles DQ

New DQ opens in Niles

There is a new place to grab "hot eats" and "good treats" in Trumbull County. The Dairy Queen Grill and Chill opened Monday morning at the E…