Shale Drilling Rig

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.

Jim  Tressel

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.

Torence Thomas

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…

Shawn Tedesco and David Engler

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…

Students and iPads

Students plugged in to education

Students start using iPads in kindergarten in the Jackson-Milton School District, but how much screen time do experts recommend for children…

basketball

Wellsville at Lowellville Preview, 2/21

Wellsville has the opportunity to clinch a perfect regular season in the ITCL on the Game of the Week. Lowellville is seeking redemption.

HEROIN-AMBULANCE

Overdose antidote bill considered

Ohio lawmakers are considering a bill to provide a drug overdose antidote to friends or family members of addicts without the risk of prosec…

Eat and Park check

Eatery teams up with ACH

A local eatery is supporting Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley in a big way.