YSU Hosts Candidates

Youngstown State University scheduled meetings with faculty, students and members of the community for three finalists vying to be the next …


Fatal Crash Trial Begins

The trial for a Youngstown man accused in a fatal crash in 2009 began on Tuesday.

Timothy Woodyard

Boy Forced to Cut Wires

A Warren man pleaded not guilty to charges that accuse him of forcing his girlfriend's 11-year-old son to cut down live telephone wires and …

Youngstown candidates forum

Candidates Forum Held

Once again, fracking stole the show as citizens asked questions of the candidates and listened to arguments for and against Issue 1, which i…


2 Shot in Youngstown


Two shooting victims were dropped off at the hospital Monday afternoon, shortly after shots rang out on Youngstown's South Side.

Sarah Turner

Turner, Keaggy Will Sing

Phil Keaggy and Sarah Turner will perform at The Bluebird Café in Nashville on May 4. They also will be joined by actress/singer/songwriter …

Blight mapping project

Student Studies City Blight

The idea behind the project is to compare how communities are able to recover from natural disasters like tornadoes or hurricanes with what …

Impaired Driving Course

Police Get DUI Training

Mercer County police received a crash course on how to spot impaired drivers.

Prison Jail Arrest Generic

Drug Leader Apprehended

The leader of a Detroit-to-Warren drug pipeline turned himself in Monday on charges that he ran a violent drug ring linked to murders and vi…

Trash Bash event

Valley Celebrates Earth Day

Earth Day was celebrated Monday with a variety of events throughout the area, including the annual Trash Bash at MCCTC.

James Gooden

Killer Charged in Attack

A Youngstown man who spent 25 years in prison for killing a Stansbury Drive mother in 1986 is being held in the Mahoning County Jail on $500…

I-680 accident

Car Flips on I-680

A driver was trapped after the vehicle flipped on its hood Monday on Interstate 680.


Festival Death Investigated

Columbiana County Sheriffs are investigating the possible overdose death of an Akron man on Saturday at the PLUR Stock 2013 event.

Tim Ryan and Andrea Zetts

Ryan Marries Area Teacher

U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan married area teacher Andrea Zetts during a private ceremony over the weekend in New York City, a spokesman confirmed.


Squirrels Not Cruelty Victims

Liberty police said Monday they believe the five baby squirrels found with their tails entangled on Sunday was the result of a common nestin…

Combined Tactical Systems

One Injured at Greene Plant


One person was injured Monday in a fire and possible explosion at Combined Tactical Systems in Greene Township.


Schools Break Ground

The Weathersfield Local School District broke ground on Sunday for a new school building on Niles Carver Road in Mineral Ridge.


Realtors Hold Open House

Real estate agents across the country are showing off houses in hopes of finding people their dream home.


Teen's Family Speaks Out

The family of Struthers teen Teddy Foltz have spoken out against child abuse in hopes that other abused children don't suffer the same fate.