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Tue. 9:41 a.m.: Ghost will haunt Covelli Centre

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The hard rock/metal act Ghost will bring its theatrical live show to the Covelli Centre on Oct. 10. The Youngstown show is part of the band's Ultimate Tour Named Death. Cardinal Copia and the seven Nameless Ghouls will perform for more than two hours on a stage set resembling a medieval ...

Man convicted on child porn back in court

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WARREN — A man convicted in 2016 on 25 felony charges connected to the discovery of 800 images of child pornography he possessed pleaded not guilty Monday to failing to register his address with the sheriff, according to court records. Vincent E. Heflin, 45, was arrested March 27 on the ...

Teen arrested for assaulting sister

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WARREN — A 16-year-old was taken to the Trumbull County Juvenile Justice Center Friday afternoon after police said he kicked his 12-year-old sister in the stomach and then tried to start a fire next to their garage. Officers went to the home on three different occasions during a two-hour ...

Teen arrested, gun found after police chase

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WARREN — A Woodbine Avenue SE resident Monday pleaded not guilty to charges of carrying a concealed weapon and the attempted burglary of an apartment during a police chase that began about 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Wilson Adams III, 18, 810 Woodbine, ran from officers after a traffic stop on ...

Injured motorcyclist remains hospitalized

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WARREN — A man shot multiple times early Saturday morning near North Park Avenue and Federal Street remains hospitalized. A police report identified the victim of the shooting as Marcel Tipton, 33, who was taken to Trumbull Regional Medical Center, but his current condition is ...

ACTION members to testify for contracts

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YOUNGSTOWN — Members of ACTION will testify today in Columbus in support of the Fair Lending through Land Contracts Act. House Bill 103 is bipartisan legislation that would create better protections for Ohioans who buy homes through land installment contracts, otherwise called ...

Ryan announces art contest finalists

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WARREN — Two Niles McKinley High School students finished in second and in third place in the art competition sponsored by Ohio’s 13th U.S. Congressional District. Kenneth Vigorito finished second and Kaitlyn Huff, third, U.S. Rep. Timothy J. Ryan, D-Howland, announced. Receiving ...

4th Community Workday spruces up the 422 corridor

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GIRARD — Volunteers met Saturday at Stambaugh Park for the fourth annual Community Workday, jointly held by the Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber and the city of Girard. The event focused on cleaning up the U.S. Route 422 corridor and surrounding areas, including the park. It comes in ...

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LOCAL DOCTOR PUBLISHED IN JOURNAL: Dr. James J. LaPolla of Northeast Ohio Foot, Ankle and Wound Center Inc. recently had an article featured in the American College of Foot and Ankle Pediatrics quarterly journal. In this case report, Dr. Mohammed K. Hassan of East Liverpool Hospital, assisted ...

Seeing Eye

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TOUCH A TRUCK: The Niles Wellness Center third annual Touch a Truck is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the the center in Waddell Park. The event is free. MOSQUITO SPRAYING: Howland Township will hold the first mosquito spraying of the season from dusk to 5 a.m. today by Alexander Pest Control. ...

Agenda

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• CORTLAND COUNCIL will meet 7 p.m. today at the municipal building. • CHAMPION BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 7 p.m. today at the PK-8 School. • MECCA TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 7 p.m. today at the township hall. • HUBBARD COUNCIL will meet 7 p.m. today at the municipal building ...

Weathersfield set to move forward with community center

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WEATHERSFIELD — Township trustees have approved a contract with Engineering Direct LLC of Columbiana to create architectural and engineering designs for a planned community center to be located in the park off Route 46. Township Trustee Chairman Steve Gerberry said the agreement is at a cost ...

Kids get to know cops by camping

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ANDOVER — Eziah Hicks had mixed emotions about his first canoe ride. “It was scary, but fun at the same time,” the Warren youngster said. He was one of 32 students, ages 8 to 11, to attend a weekend camp at Pymatuning State Park. In its third year, it was the brainchild of Greg ...

Officials to meet with residents on poor roads

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BROOKFIELD — Township trustees want to meet with residents whose homes are on unaccepted roads to address how those dirt covered, pothole-ridden and unpaved streets are to be taken care of — including asking if residents would help cover costs. Unaccepted roads have not been officially ...

EMTs recognized during EMS Week

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VIENNA — Four Vienna emergency medical technicians are being recognized for their work in an air school accident during this year’s EMS Week. “When Steward (Family Hospital) purchased both Sharon and Trumbull hospitals, what they started doing was a banquet to honor EMS providers that ...