YSU President

Jim Tressel has the support of many Valley residents to have the role as YSU President.

Motorists met with black ice, fog

All that snow that was dumped on the Valley at the beginning of the week is melting, creating black ice on roadways.

House vote in on extra calamity days

The Ohio House has voted on whether schools can take up to four additional days off this year because of the winter season’s extreme weather…

Facebook buying messaging app

The world’s biggest social networking company said Wednesday that it is paying $12 billion in Facebook stock and $4 billion in cash for What…

Loans build bridge to new cityscape

A pair of downtown building projects can move forward thanks to bridge loans approved Wednesday night by Youngstown City Council.

Marcellus shale production increases

The U.S. Department of Energy estimates that the Marcellus shale now provides about 18 percent of the nation’s natural gas.

Tressel being wooed as YSU president

In a letter to the university’s Board of Trustees, U.S. Congressman Tim Ryan pledged his support for former YSU football coach Jim Tressel.

Doctors optimistic baby is cancer free

Doctors pushed back Torence Thomas’s final cancer determination tests to early March to allow his latest round of chemotherapy to take actio…

Murdered teen’s father files lawsuit

It has been almost 13 months since Teddy Foltz was brutally beaten to death at the age of 14 and on Wednesday, the boy’s father said going t…