New Castle Fire

Man Charged in Arson


New Castle police charged a man they say tried to burn down a house with five people inside because of a domestic fight.

Athena Award winner

Meeks Wins Athena Award

The Athena Award recognizes women who have excelled in their careers, as well as in their communities, and who have helped other professiona…

Court melee

Melee Suspect Extradited


Rickey Smith was awaiting his extradition hearing in Trumbull County Common Pleas Judge Ronald Rice's courtroom when he caused several outbu…


Student Loan Rates to Increase

Maintaining college affordability is getting tougher for students and their parents with tuition increases and interest rates increasing. St…

GM Motorcycle Show

GM Hosts Motorcycle Show

Motors were running at GM Lordstown Thursday, but the sound wasn't from cars off the assembly line.

jerred watson

Man Indicted in Beating Death

Jerred Watson, 28, has been at the Trumbull County Jail on a $1 million bond since his arrest on Monday. He is accused in the weekend beatin…

Mahoning County Bar Assoc.

Bar Assoc. Remembers Colleagues

The Mahoning County Bar Association honored attorneys that have passed away in the last year at a ceremony Thursday morning.

Officer Memorial

Fallen Officers Remembered

The man who oversees the Ohio State Highway Patrol came to Lisbon Thursday as a guest speaker at the annual Fallen Peace Officer’s Memorial.

Jay Dana Mug

Man Charged in Date Rapes

A former Boardman Center Middle School teacher was indicted Thursday on charges that say he used a concoction similar to grain alcohol to im…

Willie Wilks, Jr.

Wilks Faces Death Penalty

A Youngstown man is facing the death penalty for fatally shooting a woman holding a 5-month-old baby and trying to kill another man nearby.


ACTION Helps Ex-Felons

The faith-based organization ACTION wants to help ex-felons transition back into society after they are released from prison.

South Avenue Crash

Woman Hits Pole Head-On

A woman was taken to the hospital Thursday after crashing her car head-on into a utility pole in Boardman

Barack Obama, Jeffrey Zients

Man Threatens to Kill Obama

A Youngstown man is facing federal charges for threatening to kill President Obama and the First Lady.

James Patterson

Man Sentenced in Girl's Death

A Youngstown man was sent to prison for two decades on Thursday for selling a 17-year-old Girard girl the heroin that eventually took her li…

Warren Police

Report: Boy, 3, Shot At

Warren police are investigating an incident where three men fired gunshots at a truck that had a 3-year-old boy in the backseat.

Kaiba Gionfriddo with his mother, April, and father, Bryan.

Device Helps Baby Survive

An innovative device made by a 3-D printer helped a Youngstown boy overcome a potentially fatal condition.


Man Faces Child Sex Charges

Youngstown sex offender Christopher Cavna, 26, was charged Wednesday by federal agents for sending pictures of himself engaged in sex acts w…


CARTS Workers Hit Picket Line


Workers officially announced they were on strike Wednesday and hit the picket line Thursday in front of both the Community Action Agency hea…