downtown Columbiana

Columbiana Has Busy Main Street

Main Street only has four vacancies, and the Chamber of Commerce said two of the spots soon will be occupied. Business owners say a newly re…

Concussion bill amendment

Concussion Law Change Eyed

The Return to Play law went into effect for all youth and high school sporting activities on April 26 and requires doctors to sign off befor…


Men Guilty of Fraud

Two North Lima business owners were convicted in a $3.6 million check kiting scheme.


YPD Officer Facing Charges

A Youngstown police sergeant is facing felony charges for soliciting sex from a 14-year-old rape victim.


Bond Lowered for Barletto

A judge has lowered the bond for a western Pennsylvania woman charged in a crash that killed one police officer and injured another.


Domestic Violence Rises

Three separate cases of domestic violence, two of which were fatal, illuminate the topic across the Valley.

Kendis Circle shooting

Latest Murder Victim Identifed

Keil’n Thurston, 20, was shot about 10 p.m. Thursday on Kendis Circle on Youngstown’s East Side and died while en route to the hospital. Pol…

Brooklyn and Gus Mullenax

Girl Donates to Boston Family

Brooklyn Mullenax, 10, of Bristolville, designed and sold a t-shirt, donating all proceeds to the Martin Richard fund. Martin, 8, was one of…


Phantoms Stay at Covelli

The Youngstown Phantoms hockey team will be playing its 2013-14 season at the Covelli Centre.

Kathleen Figmonari

Reports: Ex Attacks Doctor

The ex-girlfriend of a Howland doctor is facing charges for breaking into his home and attacking his new girlfriend.


Bond Set for Stabbing Suspect

Tequila M. Haskins, 28, remains at the Mahoning County Jail on a $250,000 bond. She is due back in Mahoning County Boardman Area Court on Ju…

Gas Plant

EPA to Approve Gas Plant

Construction on a $300 million natural gas processing plant in Mahoning County should get underway within the next couple weeks.

East and Chaney graduations

Chaney, East Students Graduate

East High School graduated 169 students from Stambaugh Auditorium on Thursday, while 32 Chaney students received their diplomas at the schoo…