Sequester

Head Start program hit by cuts

About 960 kids enroll in the Head Start in Mahoning County, but that number is closer to 900 this year because of federal budget cuts.

Crestview Local Schools open enrollment

Crestview Schools nearing capacity

The Crestview Local School District is near maximum capacity for open enrollment. The district has seen an influx of students over the last …

John Drummond

1997 murder trial to start

A former Youngstown gang member and convicted murder will stand trial Wednesday for murdering another man in Ashtabula.

Paving budget

Gas industry paves the way

More roads in Mahoning County will get paved because of the oil and natural gas industry.

mercer explosion

Man killed in explosion ID'd

Investigators on Tuesday identified the man killed Monday after a fuel storage tank exploded in Pymatuning Township.

Schumacher

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 …

MO_PLANE_CRASH

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.

Back to school

Back to school

What students need to get in gear for school.

CARFIRESPREADSTOHOME

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.

1DEADINCRASH

1 dead in crash

UPDATE

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…