Stephen D'Andrea

Deaf Man Guilty For Sexting

A deaf Champion man pleaded guilty Thursday to sending sexually explicit text messages to a 12-year-old girl.

Boardman Police

Police Investigate Fire

Boardman police and fire are investigating a late Wednesday fire on Shelby Road.


Lauro Gets Nod from WPIAL HOF

Longtime New Castle head football coach Lindy Lauro will be inducted into the WPIAL Hall of Fame in early June.

Carlos Sanders

Prison Hunger Strike On

Three of five inmates at the Youngstown super-maximum security prison sentenced to death for a historic prison riot plan a hunger strike.


Escapee Buys Cheetos

A boy who briefly escaped from a western Pennsylvania juvenile detention facility apparently had the munchies.

Fire Station

YFD Set for Upgrades

The Youngstown Fire Department will soon have a new ladder truck, new fire station, and six new firefighters to add to the force.

parkinkg bureau

City Proposes Parking Court

An estimated $100,000 is owed to the city of Youngstown in unpaid parking tickets, and now an effort is being made to collect the money.

Tree Smashes Car

Photos: Wind Damage

A gallery of photos submitted by viewers showing wind damage across the Valley.

Hartford Storm

Storms Down Trees, Wires

Severe thunderstorms caused damage throughout the area on Wednesday afternoon.

Trumbull Sewers

Grant Sought for Sewer Projects

Trumbull County Commissioners are continuing efforts to get residents tapped into a sewer system at an affordable rate.

Johnston Twp. Well

Shale Drilling Begins

Drilling operations into the Utica Shale are beginning in Trumbull County.

West Virginia State Police

Donofrios Wait for Answers

West Virginia officials said Wednesday it took more than one year to identify James Donofrio's body after it was pulled from the Ohio River …


New Gun Checks Proposed

Two U.S. senators announced a new proposal Wednesday that would expand background checks for gun-buyers.