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Chiropractor says med-free options still not available

WARREN — Synthetic opioids and other drugs still are killing dozens, if not more than 100, people each day in the United States. Some efforts have been made to curb the overprescribing of opioids in hospital settings, but little has been done to guarantee health care facilities and insurance ...

Boy sells bracelets so no one is left out

GIRARD — Maddox Collins, 6, is obsessed with sports and is selling bracelets so more kids can share in the fun. On Christmas Day, Maddox saw the American Family Insurance commercial with former New York Yankee Derek Jeter helping a little girl make bracelets to help feed the hungry and ...

McKinley’s birthday celebrated

NILES — As Bob Callow of Liberty stopped at the McDonald’s on North Road in Niles, he came across a family visiting the area. As Callow and the patriarch began talking, the McKinley Memorial Library came up in conversation. “I brought them as a treat,” Callow said with a laugh, ...

Divorces and dissolutions

Divorces and dissolutions granted in Trumbull County Jan. 11 to 18: DIVORCE LINTZ, LARRY vs. LINTZ, CINDY HALL, CHELSEA vs. HALL, ZACHARY T. DAVIDSON, CLAUDEEN vs. DAVIDSON, JAMES V ALEXANDER, KENNETH vs. ALEXANDER, CONNIE FREEMAN, TONJA vs. FREEMAN, JOSEPH ...

Marriage licenses

Marriage licenses granted in Trumbull County Jan. 13 to 17: Henrietta F. Thompson, 29, Warren, and Charles B. White, 19, Warren Shawn M. Gorley, 40, Niles, and Paige C. Griffith, 26, Niles Kara L Pietrangeli, 29, Girard, and Marquavis J. Givens, 28, Girard Joshua D. Cross, 29, address ...

On the record – Bloomfield-Mespo Local Schools Board of Education

Bloomfield What: Bloomfield-Mespo Local Schools Board of Education organizational meeting Jan. 13 Present: Mike Foster, Justin Sly, Mark Kaiser, Tim Covey and Dave Peterson The board: • Named Foster as president and Kaiser as vice president; • Approved Sly as Ohio School Board ...

Grand jury indicts 49; one secretly

WARREN — The Trumbull County grand jury issued 49 indictments on Thursday, including one secret indictment, three direct presentments and one superceding indictment. Those indicted and set to appear in court for arraignment in the next few weeks are: • Shanice L. Doss, 31, Glennbrook ...

Oh say can you see

HOWLAND — Howland Middle School choir director Kelli Olesky challenged seventh-graders Friday during practice to get out of their comfort zone and “do everything bigger.” The students were practicing in preparation for singing the national anthem at the Cleveland Cavaliers game tonight ...

Meijer waffles on Howland location

Meijer has cooled its plans for a store at the Eastwood Mall Complex, according to a Cafaro Company spokesman. Meanwhile, Meijer continues to spar with Boardman officials over a gas station the grocery store chain wants nearby its proposed store in the township, and the company’s proposed ...

Tim Ryan says YARS a finalist for C-130J models

YOUNGSTOWN — U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Howland, said Friday that the Youngstown Air Reserve Station is one of two finalists competing to receive four new aircraft. The Air Force Reserve announced it would place four new C-130J Super Hercules aircraft within one of two special missions of the ...

‘Project Tom’ sends cards in memory of Hubbard grandfather

HUBBARD — Thomas Plumeret was a great many things during his 83 years. He was a 1953 graduate of Hubbard High School and remained a Hubbard resident. He was an engineer at Ohio Edison. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force who served during the Korean War. “He enjoyed visits from his ...

Drop in the bucket

By RENEE FOX Staff writer WARREN — More than 63 percent of the 3,437 property owners mailed a survey gauging their interest in obtaining county water in Bazetta, Champion, Bristol and Mecca in November didn’t bother to return the survey. Of the 1,244 who did respond, 41 percent said ...

7 seek at-Large seat in Warren

WARREN — Seven people have thrown their hats into the ring to replace Safety Service Director Eddie Colbert as an at-Large Councilman. Trumbull County Parliamentarian Jeff Goodman on Thursday said Daniel Aulizia and Gary Steinbeck are joining current 5th Ward Councilman Ken MacPherson in ...

Shoplifter bites Macy’s employee

NILES — An employee of Macy’s in the Eastwood Mall complex is pressing charges against a woman who bit her after the employee tried to stop the woman from shoplifting, according to a police report. The employee, of McDonald, works loss prevention at the store and was attempting to stop a ...

Market robbed at gunpoint

BROOKFIELD — Police are looking for a man involved in an armed robbery at a Brookfield drive-thru. A man wearing a camouflage body suit, camouflage mask, black skull cap and black gloves, robbed Standard Market Drive Thru, 8171 Warren Sharon Road, at gunpoint around 7 p.m. Friday. According ...

Military academy picks to be named

WARREN — U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Howland, will announce at 10 a.m. Sunday the names of 13 local students who have been nominated to attend national military academies this year. The students will be honored at a ceremony at the Trumbull County Veterans Service Commission, 253 Market St.

On the record – Bristol Township trustees

Bristol What: Township trustees meeting Tuesday Present: Doug Seemann, Ramon French and Mark Webb Trustees: • Approved a pay adjustment for road supervisor Greg Marazzi from $32,400 to $35,568 per year based on a ruling from the U.S. Department of Labor to raise the “standard salary ...

On the record – Cortland City Council

Cortland What: City Council meeting Monday Present: President Kevin Piros, Kathy Fleischer, Scott Rowley, Patti Keller, Richard McClain, Don Moore, Jim Bradley and Mayor Deidre Petrosky Council: • Approved a three-year agreement for Cortland to provide emergency medical and paramedic ...

On the record – Girard Board of Education

Girard WHAT: Board of Education meeting Thursday PRESENT: Mark Zuppo, Diane Alejars, Vincent Ragozine, Sue Ellen Harris-Davis, Karen Thomas and Superintendent Bryan O’Hara The board: • Recognized the students of the month. Scholarship — Emily Semple, 10th grade; Casey Brookbank, ...

On the record – Liberty Township trustees

Liberty What: Township trustee meeting Tuesday Present: Arnie Clebone, Greg Cizmar and Devon Stanley Trustees: • Appointed Greg Cizmar as chairman and Arnie Clebone as vice chairman; • Set meeting times at 6:30 p.m. on the third Monday of each month, beginning March 16. The ...