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  1. Pearl RossyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Pearl I. Rossy, 89, of Tampa, Fla., formerly of Chester, W.Va., died Tuesday at the Melech Hospice House in Temple Terrace, Fla. She was born March 23, 1929, in Weirton, W.Va., the daughter of the late Oliver Clark and Sylvia Mae Smith Wagner.

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  2. Pauline LowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Lowers, 92, formerly of Chester, W.Va., died 12:15 a.m. Saturday at at the Orchards of East Liverpool following a lengthy illness.

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  3. Kenneth WeyandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | Morning Journal

    He was born on June 8, 1966 in East Liverpool, a son of Mary Cramer Weyand of East Liverpool and the late Cody G. Weyand. Survivors include his wife, Lucinda Farnsworth Weyand; his son, Cody Lee Weyand of Wellsville; his brothers, Floyd G. Weyand Sr., and Cody B. Weyand, both of East Liverpool; and his sisters, Anna Stewart of East Liverpool, Mary Jane Weyand of Sebring, and Cindy Davis of East Liverpool.

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  4. Court NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Brian Goodlin, 35, Chester, W.Va., pleaded guilty to 46 counts of aggravated possession of drugs and two counts of possession of cocaine. He is facing up to 48 years in prison and a $2,500 fine for each count.

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  5. Ronald AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Ronald Dale Allen, 65, of Lisbon died 1:30 a.m. Friday at Salem West Health Care Center following a lengthy illness.

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  6. Attendance risesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | Morning Journal

    The Ohio high school baseball and softball state tournaments - which included Division III state baseball champion South Range and Division II state softball runner-up West Branch - both saw attendance increase this spring. The Ohio High School Athletic Association Board of Directors reviewed the attendance figures Thursday.

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  7. Robert GessfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | Morning Journal

    He began his career in banking with the former First National Bank in East Liverpool and later started the First National Bank of Chester, where he served until retirement. Survivors include his wife, Joann Ruehl Gessford; three daughters, Robin Morelli of Wheeling, W.Va.; Lee Ann Wittich of Cincinnati and Tracy Monaco of Chester, W.Va.; one sister, Nancy Winters of East Liverpool; two brothers, James Gessford of Florida and Kenneth Gessford of Tennessee; five grandchildren and one great-grandson.

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  8. Soccer coach assumes Salem AD dutiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | Morning Journal

    The school board hosted an emergency session Thursday at the administration building off of Cleveland Street where members approved Freeman's resignation as Quaker Tech Academy Director and transportation supervisor and then approved hiring him for the A.D. post vacated Tuesday by Todd Huda, who left for a job as assistant high school principal at United Local. The board approved a two-year contract for Freeman for $73,500 each year beginning Aug. 1 and expiring July 31, 2020, based on the recommendation of Superintendent Dr. Joe Shivers.

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  9. Salem road work plans are set in concreteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Beginning Monday, the intersection of East State Street and Lincoln Avenue will be closed for this year's concrete streets project, with East State Street closed from the intersection up to Ohio Avenue for now, along with Lincoln from the intersection up to Sugartree Alley. For people who rely on landmarks, that's the intersection by Home Savings and the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce up to St. Paul Church and Smith Oil, then from that intersection on Lincoln up to just below the Salem News and KFC.

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  10. County BriefingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Lisbon's Lepper Library will hold a book sale Aug. 9 and 10. The event, which will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., includes a wide variety of adult, teen and children's books, audios and DVDs priced at 50 cents for hardbacks and 25 cents for children's books, and magazines will be free with any purchase. Attendees will enter at the garage off Vine Street.

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  11. Can anyone say brain freeze?Read the original story

    Aug 2, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Eight-year-old Hunter Casto was the age 5-8 champion in the county fair ice cream eating contest Thursday - but you could not tell by his expression. Next to the Hanoverton boy is 8-year-old Addyson Hofmesiter, the runnerup.

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  12. Two sentenced for drug crimes in Hancock CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2018 | Morning Journal

    On Thursday, Hancock County Circuit Court Judge Jason Cuomo sentenced Frank A. Bragg Jr., 41, of Chester, W.Va., to 2-to-30 years in the state penitentiary for one count each of delivery of cocaine and conspiracy to deliver cocaine, both of which Bragg pleaded guilty. According to the Hancock County Sheriff's office, during an investigation last August, members of the Hancock-Brooke-Weirton Drug Task Force utilized a confidential source to make several controlled purchases of cocaine from Bragg and his girlfriend, 24-year-old Laurena Boso, also of Chester, from a home they shared in Newell, W.Va.

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  13. Stage in Chester park nears completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | Morning Journal

    The newest addition to Chester City Park is currently under construction, and one official says it will be ready in time for the city's Fourth of July celebrations next week. Construction is currently under way on the new permanent music stage located behind the west end zone of the football field at the park, and according to Fire Chief John Hissam, the stage is anticipated to be completed in time to be used for the city's Fourth of July festivities.

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  14. Big Oaker has chance to avoid prison timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Two of the 100 people indicted in the Operation Big Oak indictment were among those who appeared before county Common Pleas Court Judge C. Ashley Pike on Monday. The purpose of the hearings for Brian S. Goodlin and Allen W. Dean was to determine if either of the men are eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction or not.

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  15. Meeting LogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | Morning Journal

    The county engineer's office is finalizing right-of-way transfers to set the stage to obtain bids to replace the single-lane bridge over the Little Beaver Creek on Butcher Road. The bridge, just west of Lisbon-Canfield Road in Salem Township, is on a frequently traveled back road connecting Leetonia and the area east of Salem to the city.

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  16. ELO CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Morning Journal

    In Municipal Court Tuesday, Brandon M. Powell, 25, Smith Street, was fined $250, sentenced to 60 days, 57 suspended, and placed on probation two years for criminal mischief. For criminal trespass, he was fined $150, sentenced to 30 days, suspended, and placed on probation two years.

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  17. Court NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Mariah P. McClellan, 27, Lisbon Street, East Liverpool, was sentenced in Common Pleas Court to four years in prison for tampering with evidence and two counts of possession of drugs, one with a forfeiture specification. She was credited with 292 days already served.

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  18. Elo CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | Morning Journal

    In Municipal Court Friday, Santana E. Armstrong, 29, Echo Dell Road, Rogers, was fined $150 and was sentenced to seven days in jail and three years intensive probation for domestic violence. Armstrong was also ordered to be extradited to Beaver County, Pa., where she had a warrant for failure to appear on a retail theft charge, classified as a misdemeanor.

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  19. JoAnn RobinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | Morning Journal

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph R. Robinson; a son, Joey Robinson; two sisters, Virginia Casey and Evelyn Wilson; and one brother, Tom Siddall.

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  20. Ronald Cooper, Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Ronald F. Cooper Sr., 65, of East Liverpool, died Sunday at the Hospice House in Poland following a two-year illness. Born in East Liverpool on Aug. 26, 1952, he was son of the late William and Anna Cooper and lived most of his life in this area.

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