John Drummond

Gang member sentenced

A former Youngstown gang member who was granted a new trial earlier this week for fatally shooting a 3-month-old was sentenced Friday to lif…

Edward McCormmick

Councilman charged in OVI

A Niles councilman is facing drunken driving charges after he crashed his car last Saturday with nearly three times the legal alcohol limit …

Devin Thompson

Chase, crash suspect in court

A Youngstown man entered no plea Friday to charges that allege he led police on a high-speed chase through Campbell and into Youngstown on T…


Girard woman dead in crash

A Girard woman died early Friday after crashing her car on Interstate 80 between Mercer and Hermitage.

Vigil crash

Vigil crash driver charged

A 20-year-old woman was indicted Thursday for hitting five people at a vigil for another man who was killed the week before walking in the s…

YSU tailgate proposal

Tailgate ends in proposal

In front of their friends and family, former YSU football player Bobby Coates asked Allison Fuline to marry him during Thursday’s tailgate p…

Stoneboro fair

Stoneboro Fair under way

Organizers say the fair is so successful because everything is included in the $10 admission price except food.

Case Elementary School

New school opens in Sharon

The ribbon was cut Thursday on the new Case Elementary School in Sharon, which has been under construction for two years.

Megan Grubb

Mom sentenced for abuse

Click on the video to watch an emotional exchange between Megan Grubb and Judge Ronald Rice during her sentencing.

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Thursday, August 29, 2013. Hot temperatures continued for the Midwest, showers and thunderstorms develo…

Gollin Freeman

Rapist charged again

A Youngstown man previously convicted of raping a 7-year-old girl was indicted by a Mahoning County grand jury Thursday on a new rape charge…

Youngstown State University football

Football kicks off in Valley

The Youngstown State University football team and several high school games on Thursday mark the opening day for football in the Mahoning Va…

Boardman radios

Shooter training pays off

School officials and law enforcement in Boardman are beefing up security before the start of the new school year.

Mahoning County Commissioners

Tax hike draws ire

Mahoning County Commissioners said they are unhappy with the state’s soon-to-be-increasing sales taxes.

SNAP protest

SNAP demands more info

One day after a man alleged abuse by a teacher in the Youngstown Diocese, a victim’s advocacy group is demanding information on a former loc…

Eric Planey

Planey to New York

A top executive with the Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber is resigning.