Balestrino family

Vet to wave NASCAR flag

A Valley Army veteran and Purple Heart Recipient will get a special opportunity to serve as the honorary starter at the NASCAR race this Sun…

Mideast Egypt

Death toll rises in Egypt

Growing violence between those loyal to ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi and the country’s Army has now claimed more than 600 lives …

Thiel Shooting

Shooting locks down college

Thiel College in Greenville, Pa. was locked down for about seven hours after a shooting on campus.

Route 11 crash

Car cuts off motorcycle

A car forced a motorcycle to lose control and crash into a median on Route 11 in Howland.

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Thursday, August 15, 2013. Multiple areas of active weather developed across the nation on Thursday. In…

Industrial Piping Specialists

Struthers business opens

A business that has been taking orders since 2010 has officially opened their doors Thursday in Mahoning County.

Bolotin's

Bolotin’s final sale begins

Customers walked into a 107-year-old Hermitage business for what likely is the final time on Thursday.

82-howland wilson road crash

Five vehicles crash

Five vehicles, including a garbage truck, collided Thursday in Howland.

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State loans approved

Pennsylvania approved nearly $2.9 million in low-interest business loans Thursday to four manufacturers projected to create 50 new jobs, inc…

Sheriff

Sheriff contract approved

The Mahoning County Sheriff and the three unions that represent employees and deputies signed a three-year contract Thursday that could even…

OhioElection

3 candidates disqualified

Three candidates for school board seats were disqualified Thursday from running in the Nov. 5 election by the Mahoning County Board of Elect…