Woman facing rape charges

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WARREN — A 19-year-old former dance teacher turned herself in to law enforcement after being informed she was named in a secret indictment on multiple counts of having sexual contact with a female student younger than 13. Katilyn R. Wilkes, 19, who lists addresses in Vienna and Warren, was ...

Group seeks to bridge the digital divide

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WARREN — The Oak Hill Collaborative, a Youngstown-based group that promotes internet access and computer literacy, wants to put an office and two full-time employees in Trumbull County. Oak Hill Director Patrick Kerrigan said Wednesday that his goal is to have two Oak Hill Collaborative ...

City man gets prison for kidnapping

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WARREN — A 42-year-old city resident was sentenced Wednesday to six to nine years in prison on each of four counts of kidnapping and 180 days in Trumbull County jail for resisting arrest, inducing panic and domestic violence. Joseph Winkfield III of Arnold Drive pleaded guilty to the ...

Residents express concerns for dam removal

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WARREN TOWNSHIP — Township residents are concerned that the Leavittsburg Dam will be taken out before a sanitary sewer project is completed in the Meadowbrook area. More than 20 residents attended the township trustees meeting Tuesday, with some indicating their concerns that septic will be ...

Miss Niles Pageant crowns winners

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NILES — The Miss Niles Pageant crowned its 2022 winners in front of a crowd of about 300 people. Abbey Lehman, 15, was crowned Miss Niles; Linker Stanford, 11, was crowned Junior Miss Niles; and Cedilla Kohlrabi, 8, was crowned Little Miss Niles. “The Niles Pageant is a good event ...

Howland schools to unveil plan for performing arts center

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HOWLAND — Howland Local Schools will unveil proposed architectural plans for a high school fine and performing arts center, during the board of education meeting at 6 p.m. today at the school administration building, 8200 South Street SE. Architects from Baker Bednar Snyder & ...