The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Thursday, August 29, 2013. Hot temperatures continued for the Midwest, showers and thunderstorms develo…

Gollin Freeman

Rapist charged again

A Youngstown man previously convicted of raping a 7-year-old girl was indicted by a Mahoning County grand jury Thursday on a new rape charge…

Youngstown State University football

Football kicks off in Valley

The Youngstown State University football team and several high school games on Thursday mark the opening day for football in the Mahoning Va…

Boardman radios

Shooter training pays off

School officials and law enforcement in Boardman are beefing up security before the start of the new school year.

Mahoning County Commissioners

Tax hike draws ire

Mahoning County Commissioners said they are unhappy with the state’s soon-to-be-increasing sales taxes.