News Headlines - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

  • More Top HeadlinesMore>>

  • 'Obamacare' repeal reeling after Senate defeat

    'Obamacare' repeal reeling after Senate defeat

    Friday, July 28 2017 9:01 AM EDT2017-07-28 13:01:11 GMT
    The Senate has rejected a measure to repeal parts of former President Barack Obama's health care law.More >>
    The Senate has rejected a measure to repeal parts of former President Barack Obama's health care law.More >>
  • Man killed in fair thrill ride wreck joined Marines week ago

    Man killed in fair thrill ride wreck joined Marines week ago

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:53 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:53:32 GMT
    A high school student who was killed when a thrill ride broke apart at the Ohio State Fair had just signed up with the Marines a week ago.More >>
    A high school student who was killed when a thrill ride broke apart at the Ohio State Fair had just signed up with the Marines a week ago.More >>
  • State Fair accident won't impact Columbiana County Fair

    State Fair accident won't impact Columbiana County Fair

    Thursday, July 27 2017 11:48 PM EDT2017-07-28 03:48:06 GMT

    The County Fair is a lifelong tradition for many in Columbiana County. Adults who once enjoyed rides at the fair now take their children to experience the fun. After the State fair accident, 21 news asked some Colombiana County  parents how they felt about letting their kids on the rides next week at the County Fair.  

    More >>

    The County Fair is a lifelong tradition for many in Columbiana County. Adults who once enjoyed rides at the fair now take their children to experience the fun. After the State fair accident, 21 news asked some Colombiana County  parents how they felt about letting their kids on the rides next week at the County Fair.  

    More >>
  • A look at safety procedures and rides coming to the Canfield Fair

    A look at safety procedures and rides coming to the Canfield Fair

    Thursday, July 27 2017 10:19 PM EDT2017-07-28 02:19:27 GMT

    Some of the rides we will see at the Canfield Fair are up and running this week in nearby Summit County.  The company that handles the set up, maintenance and safety of the rides is Bates Amusement. Their sister company, Bates Brothers, also helps out at the Canfield Fair.

    More >>

    Some of the rides we will see at the Canfield Fair are up and running this week in nearby Summit County.  The company that handles the set up, maintenance and safety of the rides is Bates Amusement. Their sister company, Bates Brothers, also helps out at the Canfield Fair.

    More >>
  • Financial Recovery Plan approved in Niles

    Financial Recovery Plan approved in Niles

    Thursday, July 27 2017 9:55 PM EDT2017-07-28 01:55:05 GMT

    In a vote of 6-1, a state appointed fiscal commission approved the city of Niles 7th financial recovery plan.  

    More >>

    In a vote of 6-1, a state appointed fiscal commission approved the city of Niles 7th financial recovery plan.  

    More >>
  • Canfield Fair Board feels confident rides are safe

    Canfield Fair Board feels confident rides are safe

    Thursday, July 27 2017 8:18 PM EDT2017-07-28 00:18:24 GMT
    On the heels of the deadly accident at the Ohio State Fair that killed an 18 year old and injured seven others, members of the Canfield Fair Board believe rides at this years Canfield Fair will be safer than ever. That's because it's likely even more inspections than normal will be ordered as a precaution. Canfield Fair Board Member George Roman appears to feel confident in saying the rides will be as safe as in years past, "All the rides will be thoroughly, thoroughly inspecte...More >>
    On the heels of the deadly accident at the Ohio State Fair that killed an 18 year old and injured seven others, members of the Canfield Fair Board believe rides at this years Canfield Fair will be safer than ever. That's because it's likely even more inspections than normal will be ordered as a precaution. Canfield Fair Board Member George Roman appears to feel confident in saying the rides will be as safe as in years past, "All the rides will be thoroughly, thoroughly inspecte...More >>
  • Coitsville's Purple Cat gets new birds and bees

    Coitsville's Purple Cat gets new birds and bees

    Thursday, July 27 2017 4:39 PM EDT2017-07-27 20:39:59 GMT
    The Purple Cat is a day program for adults with special needs.  The program helps people develop daily-living skills through vocation and creative projects.   About 65 of these special clients actually work at the Purple Cat Ranch in Lowellville. Amy Rigby of the Purple Cat said, They take care of the grounds, grass cutting, They get to do a little bit of everything. Inside they have art classes and music classes and they work the cafe and everything too. It gives them a s...More >>
    The Purple Cat is a day program for adults with special needs.  The program helps people develop daily-living skills through vocation and creative projects.   About 65 of these special clients actually work at the Purple Cat Ranch in Lowellville. Amy Rigby of the Purple Cat said, They take care of the grounds, grass cutting, They get to do a little bit of everything. Inside they have art classes and music classes and they work the cafe and everything too. It gives them a s...More >>
  • Medical professionals gather at YSU to better understand concussions

    Medical professionals gather at YSU to better understand concussions

    In just a couple of weeks, athletes from across the Valley will be suiting up for sports practices.  This season, many of them will be armed with new research that shows the brain disease, chronic traumatic encephalopathy, also know as CTE, in 99% of deceased NFL players' brains that were donated to science. "It doesn't really add much that we didn't already know or suspect," said sports neurologist Dr. Jeffrey Kutcher. While the study is the largest of its kind, simi...More >>
    In just a couple of weeks, athletes from across the Valley will be suiting up for sports practices.  This season, many of them will be armed with new research that shows the brain disease, chronic traumatic encephalopathy, also know as CTE, in 99% of deceased NFL players' brains that were donated to science. "It doesn't really add much that we didn't already know or suspect," said sports neurologist Dr. Jeffrey Kutcher. While the study is the largest of its kind, simi...More >>
  • Sharpsville mother to star in Discovery's "Naked and Afraid"

    Sharpsville mother to star in Discovery's "Naked and Afraid"

    She's served as a U.S. soldier in the Middle East, scares the scales off of any fish with her gaming skills, and plays mamma bear to four young cubs.

    More >>

    She's served as a U.S. soldier in the Middle East, scares the scales off of any fish with her gaming skills, and plays mamma bear to four young cubs.

    More >>
  • Youngstown Bomb Squad secures pipe bomb inside Niles home

    Youngstown Bomb Squad secures pipe bomb inside Niles home

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:16 PM EDT2017-07-27 02:16:14 GMT

    The bomb was found by a cleaning crew around 3:30 p.m.  

    More >>

    The bomb was found by a cleaning crew around 3:30 p.m.  

    More >>
  • Thief spotted crawling out of Austintown Belleria Pizza

    Thief spotted crawling out of Austintown Belleria Pizza

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 7:50 PM EDT2017-07-26 23:50:07 GMT

    Police expect to charge a man arrested over the weekend after someone kicked his way into a Mahoning Avenue business and ran off with the cash register. 

    More >>

    Police expect to charge a man arrested over the weekend after someone kicked his way into a Mahoning Avenue business and ran off with the cash register. 

    More >>
  • Protesters get into Trump Rally, but supporters are encouraged by speech

    Protesters get into Trump Rally, but supporters are encouraged by speech

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 8:17 AM EDT2017-07-26 12:17:41 GMT

    While thousands of supporters waited to see President Donald Trump, others, who are apparently against his policies, also made their way inside the packed venue.

    More >>

    While thousands of supporters waited to see President Donald Trump, others, who are apparently against his policies, also made their way inside the packed venue.

    More >>
  • President Trump honors Valley veterans during stop in Struthers

    President Trump honors Valley veterans during stop in Struthers

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:48 PM EDT2017-07-26 02:48:53 GMT

    Before he made his way to the Covelli Centre, President Trump spoke to a room full of Valley heroes. 

    More >>

    Before he made his way to the Covelli Centre, President Trump spoke to a room full of Valley heroes. 

    More >>
  • Protesters carry their message to the Covelli Centre and one step closer to President Trump

    Protesters carry their message to the Covelli Centre and one step closer to President Trump

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:23 PM EDT2017-07-26 02:23:09 GMT

    Tuesday afternoon, The Mahoning County Democratic Party organized their own rally in opposition to President Donald Trump.

    More >>

    Tuesday afternoon, The Mahoning County Democratic Party organized their own rally in opposition to President Donald Trump.

    More >>
  • Website names YSU as safest campus in Ohio

    Website names YSU as safest campus in Ohio

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 9:52 PM EDT2017-07-26 01:52:46 GMT

    A website that helps college students find housing has placed Youngstown State University on its list of the top 25 safest campuses in the country. 

    More >>

    A website that helps college students find housing has placed Youngstown State University on its list of the top 25 safest campuses in the country. 

    More >>
  • Liberty-Girard Fire Department merger stalled

    Liberty-Girard Fire Department merger stalled

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 9:44 PM EDT2017-07-26 01:44:38 GMT

    Plans for a possible merger between the Liberty and Girard Fire Departments have been stalled.

    More >>

    Plans for a possible merger between the Liberty and Girard Fire Departments have been stalled.

    More >>
  • A similar scam is being reported in Trumbull County

    Jury duty scam leaves 74-year-old Boardman woman $1,247 poorer

    Jury duty scam leaves 74-year-old Boardman woman $1,247 poorer

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 9:33 PM EDT2017-07-26 01:33:29 GMT

    A 74-year-old Boardman woman has fallen prey to a jury duty scam that is widespread in the Valley and the rest of the nation. 

    More >>

    A 74-year-old Boardman woman has fallen prey to a jury duty scam that is widespread in the Valley and the rest of the nation. 

    More >>
  • Police, coroner investigate body found at Austintown truck stop

    Police, coroner investigate body found at Austintown truck stop

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 1:34 PM EDT2017-07-25 17:34:07 GMT

    Austintown police and the Mahoning County Coroner are investigating after the body of a truck driver was found in his cab at a Route 46 truck stop on Tuesday. 

    More >>

    Austintown police and the Mahoning County Coroner are investigating after the body of a truck driver was found in his cab at a Route 46 truck stop on Tuesday. 

    More >>
  • Vietnam Red Cross volunteer memorialized at a ceremony in Brookfield.

    Vietnam Red Cross volunteer memorialized at a ceremony in Brookfield.

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 11:10 AM EDT2017-07-25 15:10:22 GMT

    During the Vietnam War, a young college graduate lost her life working for the American Red Cross. 

    More >>

    During the Vietnam War, a young college graduate lost her life working for the American Red Cross. 

    More >>
  • YSU Political Chair writes CNN article on Trump visit

    YSU Political Chair writes CNN article on Trump visit

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:47 AM EDT2017-07-25 14:47:08 GMT

    In an op-ed for CNN, YSU Political Chair Paul Sracic outlines why Trump visiting the Valley is receiving the attention it is. 

    More >>

    In an op-ed for CNN, YSU Political Chair Paul Sracic outlines why Trump visiting the Valley is receiving the attention it is. 

    More >>
  • Mahoning County Democrats prep for downtown rally

    Mahoning County Democrats prep for downtown rally

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:39 AM EDT2017-07-25 14:39:19 GMT

    Mahoning County Democrats were busy making signs Monday evening ahead of Tuesday's anti-Trump demonstration. 

    More >>

    Mahoning County Democrats were busy making signs Monday evening ahead of Tuesday's anti-Trump demonstration. 

    More >>
  • Valley man has seen every President in person in his lifetime

    Valley man has seen every President in person in his lifetime

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:35 AM EDT2017-07-25 14:35:42 GMT

    The streak started for 85-year-old Chuck Creager in 1932 with President Herbert Hoover.

    More >>

    The streak started for 85-year-old Chuck Creager in 1932 with President Herbert Hoover.

    More >>
  • Shift in demand could mean changes for GM production lines

    Shift in demand could mean changes for GM production lines

    Monday, July 24 2017 7:30 PM EDT2017-07-24 23:30:20 GMT

    General Motors could see changes to its model line up in the future. 

    More >>

    General Motors could see changes to its model line up in the future. 

    More >>
  • Campaign raises $78,000 to feed hungry in Mahoning, Shenango Valleys

    Campaign raises $78,000 to feed hungry in Mahoning, Shenango Valleys

    Monday, July 24 2017 12:56 PM EDT2017-07-24 16:56:32 GMT

    A partnership with Walmart is bringing more than $78,000 to organizations that help feed the hungry in the Mahoning and Shenango Valleys. 

    More >>

    A partnership with Walmart is bringing more than $78,000 to organizations that help feed the hungry in the Mahoning and Shenango Valleys. 

    More >>
  • US student is freed after week held in China in taxi dispute

    US student is freed after week held in China in taxi dispute

    Monday, July 24 2017 10:58 AM EDT2017-07-24 14:58:07 GMT
    An American university student is free after being detained for a week by Chinese authorities for allegedly injuring a taxi driver who was roughing up his mother during a fare dispute.More >>
    An American university student is free after being detained for a week by Chinese authorities for allegedly injuring a taxi driver who was roughing up his mother during a fare dispute.More >>
  • Blue Whale challenge blamed for suicide deaths of at least two US teens

    Blue Whale challenge blamed for suicide deaths of at least two US teens

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 8:25 PM EDT2017-07-20 00:25:13 GMT

    An online social media challenge is believed to be behind the suicide deaths of at least two kids in the United States.  

    More >>

    An online social media challenge is believed to be behind the suicide deaths of at least two kids in the United States.  

    More >>
  • George A. Romero, father of the zombie film, is dead at 77

    George A. Romero, father of the zombie film, is dead at 77

    Monday, July 17 2017 2:17 PM EDT2017-07-17 18:17:24 GMT
    George Romero, whose classic "Night of the Living Dead" and other horror films turned zombie movies into social commentaries and who saw his flesh-devouring undead spawn countless imitators, remakes and homages,...More >>
    George Romero, whose classic "Night of the Living Dead" and other horror films turned zombie movies into social commentaries and who saw his flesh-devouring undead spawn countless imitators, remakes and homages, has died. He was 77.More >>
  • Credit card skimmer discovered on Austintown gas pump

    Credit card skimmer discovered on Austintown gas pump

    Monday, July 17 2017 12:22 PM EDT2017-07-17 16:22:27 GMT

    The FBI is investigating after a credit card skimmer was discovered on a pump at an Austintown gas station.

    More >>

    The FBI is investigating after a credit card skimmer was discovered on a pump at an Austintown gas station.

    More >>
  • Stevie Nicks plans performance in Youngstown

    Stevie Nicks plans performance in Youngstown

    Monday, July 17 2017 11:31 AM EDT2017-07-17 15:31:57 GMT
    Stevie NicksStevie Nicks

    Tickets go on sale Friday for a September performance by rock artist Stevie Nicks at Youngstown's Covelli Centre. 

    More >>

    Tickets go on sale Friday for a September performance by rock artist Stevie Nicks at Youngstown's Covelli Centre. 

    More >>
  • JCPenney introduces toy shops in all malls

    JCPenney introduces toy shops in all malls

    Friday, July 14 2017 8:04 PM EDT2017-07-15 00:04:43 GMT

    JCPenney, one of the nation's largest apparel and home furnishing retailers, is opening toy shops in all of its brick-and-mortar locations. Much like the Disney Collection inside JCPenney, the shops feature a selection of toys for kids. 

    More >>

    JCPenney, one of the nation's largest apparel and home furnishing retailers, is opening toy shops in all of its brick-and-mortar locations. Much like the Disney Collection inside JCPenney, the shops feature a selection of toys for kids. 

    More >>
  • Valley Walmart stores ending price matching

    Valley Walmart stores ending price matching

    Thursday, July 13 2017 9:03 AM EDT2017-07-13 13:03:14 GMT

    The days of Walmart customers carrying ads from others stores through the checkout line is coming to an end in the Mahoning and Shenango Valleys.  

    More >>

    The days of Walmart customers carrying ads from others stores through the checkout line is coming to an end in the Mahoning and Shenango Valleys.  

    More >>
  • Study: Most people don't plan on unplugging on vacation

    Study: Most people don't plan on unplugging on vacation

    Thursday, July 13 2017 8:38 AM EDT2017-07-13 12:38:28 GMT

    Unplugging while unwinding just isn't on the agenda for most vacationers this year.

    More >>

    Unplugging while unwinding just isn't on the agenda for most vacationers this year.

    More >>
  • Trumbull Sheriff warns of jury duty scam

    Trumbull Sheriff warns of jury duty scam

    Thursday, July 13 2017 8:12 AM EDT2017-07-13 12:12:57 GMT

    The Trumbull County Sheriff's Office is issuing a warning to community members- don't trust a call that say's you've missed jury duty.  

    More >>

    The Trumbull County Sheriff's Office is issuing a warning to community members- don't trust a call that say's you've missed jury duty.  

    More >>
  • Closing sale begins next week

    Children's clothing retailer Gymboree closing Southern Park Mall store

    Children's clothing retailer Gymboree closing Southern Park Mall store

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 11:13 PM EDT2017-07-12 03:13:20 GMT

    The operator of a nationwide children's clothing retailer is closing more than one-fourth its 1,281 stores, including one in the Southern Park Mall as part of a bankruptcy plan. 

    More >>

    The operator of a nationwide children's clothing retailer is closing more than one-fourth its 1,281 stores, including one in the Southern Park Mall as part of a bankruptcy plan. 

    More >>
  • Drinking coffee may help people live longer

    Drinking coffee may help people live longer

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 7:36 PM EDT2017-07-11 23:36:21 GMT

    Every Tuesday, Clay and Della Colley meet up for coffee.

    More >>

    Every Tuesday, Clay and Della Colley meet up for coffee.

    More >>
  • Facebook scam costs Austintown woman $500

    Facebook scam costs Austintown woman $500

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 7:15 PM EDT2017-07-11 23:15:44 GMT

    If either you or someone you know has been the victim of a phony Facebook page created using your name, you may be able to relate to what happened to a 68-year-old Austintown woman. 

    More >>

    If either you or someone you know has been the victim of a phony Facebook page created using your name, you may be able to relate to what happened to a 68-year-old Austintown woman. 

    More >>
  • Fire closes Boardman IHOP for now

    Fire closes Boardman IHOP for now

    Monday, July 10 2017 10:37 AM EDT2017-07-10 14:37:08 GMT

    People planning to eat breakfast at Boardman's IHOP on Monday will have to wait until restaurant operators finish adding up the damage from a Sunday night fire. 

    More >>

    People planning to eat breakfast at Boardman's IHOP on Monday will have to wait until restaurant operators finish adding up the damage from a Sunday night fire. 

    More >>
  • Attorney General DeWine warns the public of rise in IRS scams

    Attorney General DeWine warns the public of rise in IRS scams

    Saturday, July 8 2017 8:44 PM EDT2017-07-09 00:44:43 GMT

    Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said that his office logged about 600 reports of IRS scams in June, more than any other month this year. 

    More >>

    Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said that his office logged about 600 reports of IRS scams in June, more than any other month this year. 

    More >>
  • Sebring football program lacking players

    Sebring football program lacking players

    Thursday, July 6 2017 11:19 PM EDT2017-07-07 03:19:56 GMT

    With the high school football season seven weeks away, new Sebring coach, Brian Palmer, needs players. "Right now we have 10 players for workouts," said the first-year coach, "I knew it was going to be tough, but I didn't think this tough. I love a challenge and I'm hoping I can slowly change the culture and atmosphere around here." Palmer believes the concussion issue is partly why his numbers are down and hopes as the summer moves along, school officials won't ...

    More >>

    With the high school football season seven weeks away, new Sebring coach, Brian Palmer, needs players. "Right now we have 10 players for workouts," said the first-year coach, "I knew it was going to be tough, but I didn't think this tough. I love a challenge and I'm hoping I can slowly change the culture and atmosphere around here." Palmer believes the concussion issue is partly why his numbers are down and hopes as the summer moves along, school officials won't ...

    More >>
  • All American Conference "White Tier" future unknown

    All American Conference "White Tier" future unknown

    Thursday, July 6 2017 10:51 PM EDT2017-07-07 02:51:01 GMT
    YSU FootballYSU Football
    Is this the final year of the White Tier in the All - American Conference? No one seems to know for sure as the clock continues to tick on the 2018 season before the 2017 campaign starts. Seven schools in the White Tier including Poland, Hubbard, Niles, Struthers, Girard, Lakeview and Jefferson withdrew from the conference in late May. South Range joined those schools to form the North East 8 and they were hoping to start play in 2018. Per the All American...More >>
    Is this the final year of the White Tier in the All - American Conference? No one seems to know for sure as the clock continues to tick on the 2018 season before the 2017 campaign starts. Seven schools in the White Tier including Poland, Hubbard, Niles, Struthers, Girard, Lakeview and Jefferson withdrew from the conference in late May. South Range joined those schools to form the North East 8 and they were hoping to start play in 2018. Per the All American...More >>
  • Trumbull Children Services caseworkers trained to save overdose victims

    Trumbull Children Services caseworkers trained to save overdose victims

    Thursday, July 6 2017 10:35 PM EDT2017-07-07 02:35:58 GMT

    Some people may see it as a sign of the times or an indication of just how bad the drug epidemic has taken hold of the area. 

    More >>

    Some people may see it as a sign of the times or an indication of just how bad the drug epidemic has taken hold of the area. 

    More >>
  • 185 apply for medical marijuana cultivator licenses in Ohio

    185 apply for medical marijuana cultivator licenses in Ohio

    Thursday, July 6 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-07-06 15:48:06 GMT

    Ohio has received more than 180 applications for 24 licenses to grow marijuana under the state's new medical marijuana program. 

    More >>

    Ohio has received more than 180 applications for 24 licenses to grow marijuana under the state's new medical marijuana program. 

    More >>
  • Northeast Ohio experiencing blood shortage

    Northeast Ohio experiencing blood shortage

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 9:40 PM EDT2017-07-06 01:40:49 GMT

    Northeast Ohio is currently experiencing a blood shortage.  

    More >>

    Northeast Ohio is currently experiencing a blood shortage.  

    More >>
  • Fireworks may act as trigger for veterans with PTSD

    Fireworks may act as trigger for veterans with PTSD

    Friday, June 30 2017 9:27 PM EDT2017-07-01 01:27:44 GMT

    In the coming days, fireworks will be lighting up the sky.  

    More >>

    In the coming days, fireworks will be lighting up the sky.  

    More >>
  • Preventing colds during the summer months

    Preventing colds during the summer months

    Friday, June 30 2017 8:18 PM EDT2017-07-01 00:18:53 GMT

    When we're stuck inside during the winter months, germs can spread like wildfires.  

    More >>

    When we're stuck inside during the winter months, germs can spread like wildfires.  

    More >>
  • Hundreds without power as storms sweep through Valley

    Hundreds without power as storms sweep through Valley

    Sunday, June 18 2017 7:01 PM EDT2017-06-18 23:01:23 GMT

    Thousands in Trumbull and Mahoning counties are without power due to storm damages.  

    More >>

    Thousands in Trumbull and Mahoning counties are without power due to storm damages.  

    More >>
  • Man reports attack by masked men along Warren street

    Man reports attack by masked men along Warren street

    Thursday, June 1 2017 11:11 AM EDT2017-06-01 15:11:15 GMT

    Warren police are investigating a report from a man who says he was attacked and slashed by masked men as he walked along a city street. 

    More >>

    Warren police are investigating a report from a man who says he was attacked and slashed by masked men as he walked along a city street. 

    More >>
  • Sales of Chevy Cruze up in May

    Sales of Chevy Cruze up in May

    Thursday, June 1 2017 11:09 AM EDT2017-06-01 15:09:17 GMT

    Sales of the Lordstown-made Chevy Cruze ticked up slightly last month compared to May sales of one year ago. 

    More >>

    Sales of the Lordstown-made Chevy Cruze ticked up slightly last month compared to May sales of one year ago. 

    More >>
  • Youngstown police discover body inside south side home

    Youngstown police discover body inside south side home

    Thursday, May 25 2017 5:51 PM EDT2017-05-25 21:51:18 GMT

    Young children seen wandering in a Youngstown neighborhood led police to discover the body of their mother. Police on the scene say a neighbor called 9-1-1 after spotting barely-clothed children running outside their East Avondale home Thursday afternoon. When police got there they saw a woman slumped over inside the home. The coroner's office is still investigating, but officers say it appears that the 36-year-old woman appears to have died of an overdose. 

    More >>

    Young children seen wandering in a Youngstown neighborhood led police to discover the body of their mother. Police on the scene say a neighbor called 9-1-1 after spotting barely-clothed children running outside their East Avondale home Thursday afternoon. When police got there they saw a woman slumped over inside the home. The coroner's office is still investigating, but officers say it appears that the 36-year-old woman appears to have died of an overdose. 

    More >>
  • Youngstown man sentenced for separate attacks on two women

    Youngstown man going to prison for brutal beating of woman

    Youngstown man going to prison for brutal beating of woman

    Thursday, May 25 2017 5:36 PM EDT2017-05-25 21:36:13 GMT

    A man who was found guilty of vicious attacks on two women was back in Mahoning county court Thursday to face sentencing.   In February, a jury found Michael Johnson of Youngstown guilty of attempted murder for a severe attack on a woman in her home. Prosecutors say the victim was beaten, burned, stabbed and left to die.  

    More >>

    A man who was found guilty of vicious attacks on two women was back in Mahoning county court Thursday to face sentencing.   In February, a jury found Michael Johnson of Youngstown guilty of attempted murder for a severe attack on a woman in her home. Prosecutors say the victim was beaten, burned, stabbed and left to die.  

    More >>
  • Former Leetonia Police Chief accused of theft in office

    Former Leetonia Police Chief accused of theft in office

    Thursday, May 25 2017 5:26 PM EDT2017-05-25 21:26:52 GMT
    John SoldanoJohn Soldano

    A former police chief in Columbiana county is being accused of theft in office. When Leetonia's mayor took office last year he thought there were some discrepancies in the village's accounts and asked for an audit. What that audit allegedly found was money missing from the police department's Care and Share Program and from its fund raising account.  

    More >>

    A former police chief in Columbiana county is being accused of theft in office. When Leetonia's mayor took office last year he thought there were some discrepancies in the village's accounts and asked for an audit. What that audit allegedly found was money missing from the police department's Care and Share Program and from its fund raising account.  

    More >>
  • Meridian Road drivers urged to 'be patient'

    Meridian Road drivers urged to 'be patient'

    Thursday, May 25 2017 4:51 PM EDT2017-05-25 20:51:53 GMT

    As work continues on the resurfacing of Meridian Road, Mahoning county Commissioners Thursday approved the contract for Phase III of the project. Phase III is a $1.5 million contract for the area between Cornersburg and Mahoning Avenue.  It will begin while Phase I is still being completed.  "It's going to be a lot congestion and a lot of delays, so we just ask if people could be patient during the construction.

    More >>

    As work continues on the resurfacing of Meridian Road, Mahoning county Commissioners Thursday approved the contract for Phase III of the project. Phase III is a $1.5 million contract for the area between Cornersburg and Mahoning Avenue.  It will begin while Phase I is still being completed.  "It's going to be a lot congestion and a lot of delays, so we just ask if people could be patient during the construction.

    More >>
  • Greenville rape suspects held on bond

    Greenville rape suspects held on bond

    Thursday, May 25 2017 3:11 PM EDT2017-05-25 19:11:53 GMT

    Two men are charged in connection with the alleged rape of two woman in Greenville. Greenville police received a call Wednesday morning from a 20-year-old woman saying that she and her 19-year-old friend had been raped at a home on Plum Street. She said that one of the suspects injured her friend's face and stole her car. Pymatuning Police spotted the car on Colt Road ten minutes after the 9-1-1 call, arresting the driver, Justin Harris, 29, of Masury. 

    More >>

    Two men are charged in connection with the alleged rape of two woman in Greenville. Greenville police received a call Wednesday morning from a 20-year-old woman saying that she and her 19-year-old friend had been raped at a home on Plum Street. She said that one of the suspects injured her friend's face and stole her car. Pymatuning Police spotted the car on Colt Road ten minutes after the 9-1-1 call, arresting the driver, Justin Harris, 29, of Masury. 

    More >>
  • UPDATED

    Ashtabula murder suspect fighting transfer from Mercer County to Ohio

    Ashtabula murder suspect fighting transfer from Mercer County to Ohio

    Thursday, May 25 2017 2:35 PM EDT2017-05-25 18:35:17 GMT
    Police lead John Bove to jail following his arrestPolice lead John Bove to jail following his arrest

    The man accused of kidnapping and murdering a 13-year-old Ashtabula girl is fighting an effort to transfer him from Pennsylvania to Ohio to face charges in that death. During a hearing Thursday morning before a judge in Mercer County Common Pleas court, John Bove said he would fight extradition to Ohio. Bove and three others are charged in connection with the disappearance and death of Kara Zdanczewski. 

    More >>

    The man accused of kidnapping and murdering a 13-year-old Ashtabula girl is fighting an effort to transfer him from Pennsylvania to Ohio to face charges in that death. During a hearing Thursday morning before a judge in Mercer County Common Pleas court, John Bove said he would fight extradition to Ohio. Bove and three others are charged in connection with the disappearance and death of Kara Zdanczewski. 

    More >>
  • Conflict between Youngstown School CEO and teacher's union reach tipping point

    Conflict between Youngstown School CEO and teacher's union reach tipping point

    Saturday, May 20 2017 6:10 AM EDT2017-05-20 10:10:29 GMT

    .The issue seems to be when Krish Mohip's broad powers under HB 70 actually kick in. 

    More >>

    .The issue seems to be when Krish Mohip's broad powers under HB 70 actually kick in. 

    More >>
  • Strikers picket AT&T locations through Sunday

    Strikers picket AT&T locations through Sunday

    Saturday, May 20 2017 5:51 AM EDT2017-05-20 09:51:01 GMT
    Pickter signs up outside the AT&T store on Boardman-Canfield Rd. in BoardmanPickter signs up outside the AT&T store on Boardman-Canfield Rd. in Boardman

    Picket lines went up Friday afternoon at the AT&T call center on South Avenue in Boardman as members of the Communication Workers of America joined 40,000 other workers around the nation on a three-day strike. The strike got underway when the 3 pm deadline passed without the union and company reaching agreement on a new labor contract to replace one that expired in February. 

    More >>

    Picket lines went up Friday afternoon at the AT&T call center on South Avenue in Boardman as members of the Communication Workers of America joined 40,000 other workers around the nation on a three-day strike. The strike got underway when the 3 pm deadline passed without the union and company reaching agreement on a new labor contract to replace one that expired in February. 

    More >>
  • Appeals court strikes down FAA drone registration rule

    Appeals court strikes down FAA drone registration rule

    Friday, May 19 2017 5:30 PM EDT2017-05-19 21:30:18 GMT

     An appeals court on Friday struck down a Federal Aviation Administration rule that required owners of drones used for recreation to register their craft. The ruling was a victory for hobbyists and a setback for the FAA, which cited safety concerns as it tried to tighten regulation of the fast-growing army of drone operators. 

    More >>

     An appeals court on Friday struck down a Federal Aviation Administration rule that required owners of drones used for recreation to register their craft. The ruling was a victory for hobbyists and a setback for the FAA, which cited safety concerns as it tried to tighten regulation of the fast-growing army of drone operators. 

    More >>
  • Ohio Turnpike chief talks about summer construction plans

    Ohio Turnpike chief talks about summer construction plans

    Friday, May 19 2017 5:23 PM EDT2017-05-19 21:23:54 GMT

    Drivers won't see too much construction on the Ohio turnpike this summer, as long as they stick to the eastern portion of the toll road. During a stop in New Springfield on Friday, Turnpike Executive Director Randy Cole said the majority of the construction will be in the western half of the state this season. Cole also told 21 News he doesn't expect any major jumps in toll costs.

    More >>

    Drivers won't see too much construction on the Ohio turnpike this summer, as long as they stick to the eastern portion of the toll road. During a stop in New Springfield on Friday, Turnpike Executive Director Randy Cole said the majority of the construction will be in the western half of the state this season. Cole also told 21 News he doesn't expect any major jumps in toll costs.

    More >>
  • Iconic travel trailers converge on Canfield

    Iconic travel trailers converge on Canfield

    Friday, May 19 2017 5:13 PM EDT2017-05-19 21:13:13 GMT

    Don't be surprised if you're seeing a lot of silver on the valley highways this weekend. Nearly a hundred aluminum Airstream trailers are gathering for a rally. For some people it's just a way of life.   Traveling the roads and discovering something new and doing it all in their Airstream. The Wally Byam Caravan Club is having their regional rally at the Canfield Fairgrounds this weekend. 

    More >>

    Don't be surprised if you're seeing a lot of silver on the valley highways this weekend. Nearly a hundred aluminum Airstream trailers are gathering for a rally. For some people it's just a way of life.   Traveling the roads and discovering something new and doing it all in their Airstream. The Wally Byam Caravan Club is having their regional rally at the Canfield Fairgrounds this weekend. 

    More >>
  • Some protest Vice President Pence visit to Grove City College

    Some protest Vice President Pence visit to Grove City College

    Friday, May 19 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-05-19 21:10:37 GMT

    Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to address three college commencements this month, including Notre Dame and the Naval Academy.  But his first commencement speech will be Saturday at Grove City College, a small liberal arts and conservative christian school in Mercer County. While many are calling it a very special day, others are saying his invitation is inappropriate and are planning a resistance protest march. The appearance by the Vice President is expected...

    More >>

    Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to address three college commencements this month, including Notre Dame and the Naval Academy.  But his first commencement speech will be Saturday at Grove City College, a small liberal arts and conservative christian school in Mercer County. While many are calling it a very special day, others are saying his invitation is inappropriate and are planning a resistance protest march. The appearance by the Vice President is expected...

    More >>
  • Canfield students 'test-drive' future careers

    Canfield students 'test-drive' future careers

    Friday, May 19 2017 5:08 PM EDT2017-05-19 21:08:15 GMT
    Students at Hilltop Elementary were able to sit in the seats of vehicles that people in various professions drive every day. Vehicles from fire trucks to farming equipment were on display at the school. Teachers hope the event will give the students hands-on experience with the equipment professionals use on a regular basis.  This is the second year that Hilltop Elementary has hosted the event with everyone from first responders to construction companies represented.   More >>
    Students at Hilltop Elementary were able to sit in the seats of vehicles that people in various professions drive every day. Vehicles from fire trucks to farming equipment were on display at the school. Teachers hope the event will give the students hands-on experience with the equipment professionals use on a regular basis.  This is the second year that Hilltop Elementary has hosted the event with everyone from first responders to construction companies represented.   More >>
  • Cruze enthusiasts gather in the Valley

    Cruze enthusiasts gather in the Valley

    Friday, May 19 2017 5:04 PM EDT2017-05-19 21:04:28 GMT
    Chevy Cruze enthusiasts from across the nation and even Canada, rallied together at the UAW 1112 Union Hall. Custom Cruze models of every color rolled into the hall Friday afternoon as a part of the CruzeTalk.com Tour. Local Union Presidents say this is a great opportunity for Lordstown employees to connect with those that enjoy their product.  The group makes a return to the Valley to visit the Lordstown plant every year.   More >>
    Chevy Cruze enthusiasts from across the nation and even Canada, rallied together at the UAW 1112 Union Hall. Custom Cruze models of every color rolled into the hall Friday afternoon as a part of the CruzeTalk.com Tour. Local Union Presidents say this is a great opportunity for Lordstown employees to connect with those that enjoy their product.  The group makes a return to the Valley to visit the Lordstown plant every year.   More >>
  • East High student accused of assaulting police officer

    Friday, May 19 2017 5:03 PM EDT2017-05-19 21:03:11 GMT
    An East High student accused of elbowing a police offer appeared in front of as judge Friday afternoon.  18-year-old Torrence Mosley pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor assault charge. The charge stemmed from an incident last week at East High School when Mosley refused to put his backpack through a metal detector as he walking into the school.  A pre-trial date has not been set.  More >>
    An East High student accused of elbowing a police offer appeared in front of as judge Friday afternoon.  18-year-old Torrence Mosley pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor assault charge. The charge stemmed from an incident last week at East High School when Mosley refused to put his backpack through a metal detector as he walking into the school.  A pre-trial date has not been set.  More >>
  • Former Warren attorney who hired hit man back in jail

    Former Warren attorney who hired hit man back in jail

    Friday, May 19 2017 4:55 PM EDT2017-05-19 20:55:58 GMT
    Maridee CostanzoMaridee Costanzo

    A former high profile Valley defense attorney who served prison time for trying to hire a hit man to kill her husband is back behind bars following a raid on her Warren home. Authorities from Geauga County searched the Genesee Avenue NE home of Maridee Costanzo Friday morning as part of an investigation into stolen property. Costanzo, 59,  was booked into the Geauga County Jail where she awaits arraignment on Monday. 

    More >>

    A former high profile Valley defense attorney who served prison time for trying to hire a hit man to kill her husband is back behind bars following a raid on her Warren home. Authorities from Geauga County searched the Genesee Avenue NE home of Maridee Costanzo Friday morning as part of an investigation into stolen property. Costanzo, 59,  was booked into the Geauga County Jail where she awaits arraignment on Monday. 

    More >>
  • Suspected Warren drug dealer called 'purveyor of death'

    Suspected Warren drug dealer called 'purveyor of death'

    Friday, May 19 2017 3:50 PM EDT2017-05-19 19:50:41 GMT

    Federal and local drug agents seized suspected heroin, cocaine and more than $100,000 from a Warren man they say is a known drug dealer. Agents with the TAG Law Enforcement Task Force and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms raided a condo at the Candlelight Apartment complex on North Road SE Friday morning.

    More >>

    Federal and local drug agents seized suspected heroin, cocaine and more than $100,000 from a Warren man they say is a known drug dealer. Agents with the TAG Law Enforcement Task Force and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms raided a condo at the Candlelight Apartment complex on North Road SE Friday morning.

    More >>
  • Suspect in Mercer County sex crimes arrested in Girard

    Suspect in Mercer County sex crimes arrested in Girard

    Friday, May 19 2017 3:18 PM EDT2017-05-19 19:18:12 GMT
    William Casey being arrestedWilliam Casey being arrested
    Authorities are holding a Girard, Ohio man wanted for allegedly committing sex crimes against a child in Mercer County. U.S. Marshals and Girard Police arrested 56-year-old William Casey on Friday after he failed to show up for a court hearing in Mercer County. Casey is awaiting trial on two counts of aggravated indecent assault of a child and three counts of indecent assault on a person lest than 13 years old. The suspect was first arrested in Girard last July. The original crimi...More >>
    Authorities are holding a Girard, Ohio man wanted for allegedly committing sex crimes against a child in Mercer County. U.S. Marshals and Girard Police arrested 56-year-old William Casey on Friday after he failed to show up for a court hearing in Mercer County. Casey is awaiting trial on two counts of aggravated indecent assault of a child and three counts of indecent assault on a person lest than 13 years old. The suspect was first arrested in Girard last July. The original crimi...More >>
  • Ex-US Rep. Anthony Weiner pleads guilty in sexting case

    Ex-US Rep. Anthony Weiner pleads guilty in sexting case

    Friday, May 19 2017 1:26 PM EDT2017-05-19 17:26:00 GMT

     Former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner, whose penchant for sexting strangers ended his political career and sparked a probe that upended the presidential race, pleaded guilty Friday to a sex charge, tearfully apologizing for communications with a 15-year-old girl that he said destroyed his "life's dream in public service." 

    More >>

     Former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner, whose penchant for sexting strangers ended his political career and sparked a probe that upended the presidential race, pleaded guilty Friday to a sex charge, tearfully apologizing for communications with a 15-year-old girl that he said destroyed his "life's dream in public service." 

    More >>
  • Driver given Narcan after crashing car in Poland Township

    Driver given Narcan after crashing car in Poland Township

    Friday, May 19 2017 12:55 PM EDT2017-05-19 16:55:55 GMT

    A Lawrence County man was given four doses of an opiate overdose reversal drug after crashing his car in Poland Township Friday morning. Another driver spotted a car driving erratically along New Castle Road just before it veered into a ditch and crashed east of Coit Road just before 7 a.m. Those first on the scene reported that the driver, Christopher Levine, 25, appeared to be unresponsive, and administered four doses of Narcan to revive him before being taken to the hospital. 

    More >>

    A Lawrence County man was given four doses of an opiate overdose reversal drug after crashing his car in Poland Township Friday morning. Another driver spotted a car driving erratically along New Castle Road just before it veered into a ditch and crashed east of Coit Road just before 7 a.m. Those first on the scene reported that the driver, Christopher Levine, 25, appeared to be unresponsive, and administered four doses of Narcan to revive him before being taken to the hospital. 

    More >>
  • Salem man sentenced to prison for road rage against bicyclist

    Salem man sentenced to prison for road rage against bicyclist

    Friday, May 19 2017 11:05 AM EDT2017-05-19 15:05:40 GMT

    A Salem man convicted in a road rage case involving a bicyclist says he intends to file an appeal after a judge sentenced him to two years in prison and suspended his driver's license for five years. Stephen Bauman, 71, was sentenced Thursday in Columbiana County court after an earlier conviction on charges of felonious assault and failure to stop after an accident.

    More >>

    A Salem man convicted in a road rage case involving a bicyclist says he intends to file an appeal after a judge sentenced him to two years in prison and suspended his driver's license for five years. Stephen Bauman, 71, was sentenced Thursday in Columbiana County court after an earlier conviction on charges of felonious assault and failure to stop after an accident.

    More >>
  • Feminism in the digital age

    Feminism in the digital age

    Friday, May 19 2017 11:03 AM EDT2017-05-19 15:03:51 GMT

    Decades after the women's rights movement, women are still battling for equal rights, pay and respect. Social media is capturing our every move in the digital age and the images shared with followers can make a lasting impression whether they're intended to or not. Social media expert and chair of the YSU communications department, Adam Earnheardt,  is a father of three daughters who says he's worried by some of the photos he sees. "They're just now starting to use social...

    More >>

    Decades after the women's rights movement, women are still battling for equal rights, pay and respect. Social media is capturing our every move in the digital age and the images shared with followers can make a lasting impression whether they're intended to or not. Social media expert and chair of the YSU communications department, Adam Earnheardt,  is a father of three daughters who says he's worried by some of the photos he sees. "They're just now starting to use social...

    More >>
  • Youngstown man indicted for North Side murder

    Youngstown man indicted for North Side murder

    Friday, May 19 2017 7:02 AM EDT2017-05-19 11:02:26 GMT
    The Mahoning County Grand Jury has indicted a Youngstown man for a shooting death on the city's North Side. Jermaine Tubbs, 26,  is charged with murdering 52-year-old Michael Brooks at a Dupont Street apartment complex in April. Investigators say both the victim and the alleged shooter knew each other prior to the dispute. Police say the men had been fighting. More >>
    The Mahoning County Grand Jury has indicted a Youngstown man for a shooting death on the city's North Side. Jermaine Tubbs, 26,  is charged with murdering 52-year-old Michael Brooks at a Dupont Street apartment complex in April. Investigators say both the victim and the alleged shooter knew each other prior to the dispute. Police say the men had been fighting. More >>
  • Cops: Dad locked toddler in cage, left day-old baby alone

    Cops: Dad locked toddler in cage, left day-old baby alone

    Friday, May 19 2017 6:14 AM EDT2017-05-19 10:14:03 GMT

     A Pennsylvania man locked his 22-month-old son in a makeshift wooden cage and left the boy alone in a hot house with his two younger siblings, including a sister born hours earlier, police said Thursday. Troopers acting on a tip arrived Wednesday afternoon at the North Manheim Township home, knocked on the door and, when no one answered, forced their way in. Just inside the front door they found a 1-year-old boy in a playp...

    More >>

     A Pennsylvania man locked his 22-month-old son in a makeshift wooden cage and left the boy alone in a hot house with his two younger siblings, including a sister born hours earlier, police said Thursday. Troopers acting on a tip arrived Wednesday afternoon at the North Manheim Township home, knocked on the door and, when no one answered, forced their way in. Just inside the front door they found a 1-year-old boy in a playp...

    More >>
  • North Jackson crash sends one to the hospital

    North Jackson crash sends one to the hospital

    Friday, May 19 2017 6:12 AM EDT2017-05-19 10:12:23 GMT

    .One person is in the hospital following a car accident that temporarily shut down a road in North Jackson. The Ohio State Highway Patrol tells 21 News that a car crashed into a pole on South Salem Warren Road early Friday, causing wires to come down into the street. The road was closed while a crew from Ohio Edison cleaned up the damage.  

    More >>

    .One person is in the hospital following a car accident that temporarily shut down a road in North Jackson. The Ohio State Highway Patrol tells 21 News that a car crashed into a pole on South Salem Warren Road early Friday, causing wires to come down into the street. The road was closed while a crew from Ohio Edison cleaned up the damage.  

    More >>
  • Hubbard leaders concerned over loss of can manufacturer

    Hubbard leaders concerned over loss of can manufacturer

    Friday, May 19 2017 5:43 AM EDT2017-05-19 09:43:03 GMT

    The new owner of a long-time Hubbard manufacturing plant has informed workers that it intends to shut down operations at the end of the year, according to union officials.

    More >>

    The new owner of a long-time Hubbard manufacturing plant has informed workers that it intends to shut down operations at the end of the year, according to union officials.

    More >>
  • Sharon Police say Narcan could run short by July

    Sharon Police say Narcan could run short by July

    Friday, May 19 2017 5:29 AM EDT2017-05-19 09:29:18 GMT

    "In the last 12 days we've had seven incidents where officers responded and used narcan and in six of those incidents we were able to save those lives. So there are six people here today because of these men over here," said Chief Gerald Smith. 

    More >>

    "In the last 12 days we've had seven incidents where officers responded and used narcan and in six of those incidents we were able to save those lives. So there are six people here today because of these men over here," said Chief Gerald Smith. 

    More >>
  • Police: Mom shoots 2 kids in head, dumps them outside

    Police: Mom shoots 2 kids in head, dumps them outside

    Thursday, May 18 2017 10:13 PM EDT2017-05-19 02:13:12 GMT

    A woman has been accused of shooting two of her children in the head in Ohio and has been arrested. Police say an 8-year-old girl and a 6-year-old boy were shot Thursday morning and are hospitalized in critical condition. An 11-year-old daughter at the Dayton home at the time was unharmed. Police Chief Richard Biehl says the woman shot the children inside the home and then took them outside, where police and emergency crews found them in the front yard. 

    More >>

    A woman has been accused of shooting two of her children in the head in Ohio and has been arrested. Police say an 8-year-old girl and a 6-year-old boy were shot Thursday morning and are hospitalized in critical condition. An 11-year-old daughter at the Dayton home at the time was unharmed. Police Chief Richard Biehl says the woman shot the children inside the home and then took them outside, where police and emergency crews found them in the front yard. 

    More >>
  • Lawmakers hoping to change addiction treatment in Ohio

    Lawmakers hoping to change addiction treatment in Ohio

    Thursday, May 18 2017 9:14 PM EDT2017-05-19 01:14:39 GMT

    Receiving treatment for opioid addiction in Ohio can mean months of waiting for patients to get into facilities. As a result lawmakers are taking action.   U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman introduced bipartisan legislation to help people in Ohio receive treatment for opioid addiction.  The bill would continue to expand Medicaid allowing coverage at facilities for up to 40 beds. 

    More >>

    Receiving treatment for opioid addiction in Ohio can mean months of waiting for patients to get into facilities. As a result lawmakers are taking action.   U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman introduced bipartisan legislation to help people in Ohio receive treatment for opioid addiction.  The bill would continue to expand Medicaid allowing coverage at facilities for up to 40 beds. 

    More >>
  • Campbell man charged with sex crimes against 13-year-old

    Campbell man charged with sex crimes against 13-year-old

    Thursday, May 18 2017 8:50 PM EDT2017-05-19 00:50:29 GMT
    A Campbell man is under arrest, charged with committing sex crimes against a teenage girl. Francisco Javier Delvalle Morales, 21, was booked into the Mahoning County Jail on Wednesday. Morales was indicted by the Mahoning County Grand Jury on three counts of unlawful conduct with a minor. Investigators say Morales engaged in sexual conduct with a thirteen-year-old child three times between October 2015 and April 2016. Campbell police who investigated the case says the gi...More >>
    A Campbell man is under arrest, charged with committing sex crimes against a teenage girl. Francisco Javier Delvalle Morales, 21, was booked into the Mahoning County Jail on Wednesday. Morales was indicted by the Mahoning County Grand Jury on three counts of unlawful conduct with a minor. Investigators say Morales engaged in sexual conduct with a thirteen-year-old child three times between October 2015 and April 2016. Campbell police who investigated the case says the gi...More >>
  • Warren native and media titan Roger Ailes dies at 77

    Warren native and media titan Roger Ailes dies at 77

    Thursday, May 18 2017 7:46 PM EDT2017-05-18 23:46:25 GMT
    Roger AilesRoger Ailes

    Warren native and former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes has died at age 77. Roger Ailes was a 1958 graduate of Warren G. Harding High School. He got his first taste of television in Cleveland where he worked on the Mike Douglas Show.   

    More >>

    Warren native and former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes has died at age 77. Roger Ailes was a 1958 graduate of Warren G. Harding High School. He got his first taste of television in Cleveland where he worked on the Mike Douglas Show.   

    More >>
  • UPDATED

    $750,000 loss estimated from Keystone Adolescent Center fire

    $750,000 loss estimated from Keystone Adolescent Center fire

    Thursday, May 18 2017 6:29 PM EDT2017-05-18 22:29:16 GMT

    Little more than a shell is left after a three-alarm fire roared through the Keystone Adolescent Center on in West Salem Township early Thursday.

    More >>

    Little more than a shell is left after a three-alarm fire roared through the Keystone Adolescent Center on in West Salem Township early Thursday.

    More >>
  • Poland businessman indicted for theft

    Poland businessman indicted for theft

    Thursday, May 18 2017 4:51 PM EDT2017-05-18 20:51:55 GMT
    A local business owner faces criminal charges after investigators say he collected between $40,000 and $50,000 in sales taxes from customers, but failed to forward that money to the state. The Mahoning County Grand Jury on Thursday handed up an eleven count indictment charging Kenneth D. Law, 53, of Poland, with theft, tampering with records, failure to remit sales tax and doing business without a license. Investigators say Law failed to forward sales tax he had collected over a six...More >>
    A local business owner faces criminal charges after investigators say he collected between $40,000 and $50,000 in sales taxes from customers, but failed to forward that money to the state. The Mahoning County Grand Jury on Thursday handed up an eleven count indictment charging Kenneth D. Law, 53, of Poland, with theft, tampering with records, failure to remit sales tax and doing business without a license. Investigators say Law failed to forward sales tax he had collected over a six...More >>
  • Research finds interracial marriage uncommon in Youngstown area

    Research finds interracial marriage uncommon in Youngstown area

    Interracial marriage is a relative rarity in the Youngstown-Warren area according to analysis of U.S. Census Bureau Data conducted by the Pew Research Center. 

    More >>

    Interracial marriage is a relative rarity in the Youngstown-Warren area according to analysis of U.S. Census Bureau Data conducted by the Pew Research Center. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms