Ray-twon Briggs death

Grandma charged in death

The grandmother of a 4-year-old boy who was fatally shot in July by a 5-year-old family member was indicted Thursday by a Mahoning County grand jury.…
Salem Community Hospital birthday

Hospital turns 100

Salem Community Hospital turned 100 years old on Friday.…
Warren Municipal Building

Warren court closed

Warren Municipal Court and some city offices are closed Friday due to a power outage.…
Roepke

Accused battery thief in court

A Beaver Township man charged with stealing 18 semi truck batteries from a South Avenue business and trying to sell them at a Liberty scrap yard had his bond set Friday at $13,750.…
Eric Stanislaw

Escapee in court

The man who escaped from the back of a police cruiser on Thursday in Youngstown after being arrested on his third drunken driving charge entered no plea Friday at his initial appearance.…
NURSES PICKET HOSPITAL

Nurses plan one-day strike

UPDATE Nurses at Northside Medical Center plan to take part in a one-day unfair labor practice strike.…
Lordstown storm debris

Tree cuts power, closes busy road

A tree brought down power lines in Lordstown Thursday night causing power outages and Salts Springs Road to be close until 3 p.m. Friday, when it reopened.…
Butler art expansion

Butler grows with skywalk

The new facility is an education center featuring classrooms and a performance space, but it also contains galleries for the Butler's Americana and folk art collections. …
Bessemer murder-suicide

Police probe murder-suicide

A man and woman were found shot to death in an apparent murder-suicide at Bessemer State Lake in Lawrence County. …
Library survey results

Library survey reviewed

The survey results showed some of the things people would like to see offered include healthy eating programs and cooking classes, arts and crafts programs, computer training courses and foreign language classes.…
Luva Bella

Winery back in business

A popular place to eat and grab a glass of wine is now open again in Poland Township.…
John Patrick Carney

Auditor candidate stumps in Valley

A state representative with ties to the Valley announced his plans to run for state auditor earlier this week. Thursday, he was in Youngstown campaigning. …
Hispanic heritage month

Hispanic culture celebrated

National Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations kicked off locally on Thursday with an event in downtown Youngstown. …
New citizens

New citizens take oath

Twelve Mahoning County residents became United States citizens on Thursday. …