Diamond Notes: April 8

LaBrae's softball team is enjoying early season success while Mooney's baseball bunch are unbeaten.

Semi Flips Over on I-80

Semi Flips Over on I-80

The eastbound lanes of Interstate 80 at the Hubbard, Route 62 exit were shut down early Monday after a tractor-trailer flipped over.

Firefighters Battle Blaze in Austintown

Firefighters Battle Blaze

Austintown Fire Department officials said the homeowner had just finished cooking on the charcoal grill and was inside the house when an exp…

Farm Animal Baby Shower Held

Animal Baby Shower Held

The annual open house is usually held the first weekend in April, allowing the community to come in and see the newest baby animals.

Catholic Senior Rachel Burns

Rachel Burns of K.C. Committs

The Golden Eagle senior guard will be heading to Slippery Rock University as she signed her letter of intent Friday evening.

Prepping for Spring

Prepping for Spring

Now that the spring temperatures seem to be sticking around, many homeowners have started the process of beautifying their yards and gardens…

YSU Baseball

Lipari Drives in Five In YSU Win

Phil Lipari had three hits and five RBIs, and the Youngstown State baseball team got an outstanding effort from its bullpen in a 6-2 victory…

Greek Parade Held in Warren

Greek Parade Held in Warren

The Greek Independence Day parade finished at city hall in Warren with the raising of Greece's national flag.

Dinner Benefits Health Clinic

Dinner Benefits Health Clinic

St. Patrick Parish in Youngstown sponsored the spaghetti dinner benefit with the proceeds going to help the Midlothian Free Health Clinic.


Wright State Drops YSU Softball

The Youngstown State softball held a 3-0 lead after five-and-a-half innings, but Wright State scored two in the bottom of the sixth and two …

Shenango Township Brush Fire

Air Tankers Fight Brush Fire

Firefighters from the Shenango Township Fire Department led the efforts against a brush fire in an area of Boyd School Road, near Snake Run …

FINALS WATCH: Call me Spike

ATLANTA (AP) — Spike Albrecht has an actual first name. Outside of his mother, no one uses it. Heck, there are plenty of people who don’t ev…

FINALS WATCH: Beilein followers

ATLANTA (AP) — John Beilein will have plenty of fans in the crowd Monday night when his Michigan team takes on Louisville for the national t…

FINALS WATCH: Free tickets

ATLANTA (AP) — Starting price is $208 for Monday night’s Louisville-Michigan NCAA championship game tickets on A little rich…