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Stories published September 22, 2018

Please note, our last day of publication was Saturday, August 31, 2019.

Ford to testify Thursday, details to be worked out Sunday

Other terms of the public hearing will be negotiated Sunday.

20 presenters offer food for thought at today's TEDx Youngstown

The 20 local, out-of-state and international presenters xpounded on a variety of thought-provoking themes during Saturday’s TEDx Youngstown event in the DeYor Performing Arts Center’s Ford Family Recital Hall, downtown.

Buckeyes roll in Meyer's return

Dwayne Haskins Jr. threw for 304 yards and five touchdowns in the first half.

Judiciary Committee extends deadline for Ford terms for testimony

The Senate Judiciary Committee is giving Christine Blasey Ford more time to decide on the terms for her to testify about allegations that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a party when they were teens.

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Valley born anti-revenge porn group BADASS turns one

Its been a busy year for BADASS, and the women steering the group say they don’t intend to slow down.

McDonald wins fight to be 5-0

McDonald has always had a good ground game, but the Blue Devils needed a little more to get by Springfield

Two storms recently caused some Girard residents sewage headaches

The city determined there was no blockage in sewer lines to cause backups

Boardman prevails in defensive struggle

The Spartans (4-1) used a fortuitous bounce to take the win.

Cards’ goal-line stands keep Wildcats scoreless

Canfield kept Struthers out of the end zone on four trips inside the red zone.

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Cordray criticizes DeWine’s political record during Youngstown stop

Cordray said the differences on health care between the two gubernatorial candidates are profound.

Struthers safety services director held in contempt of court after outburst

Struthers Safety Services Director Ed Wildes was held in contempt of court Thursday.

Harding, Ursuline moved to today

If last week’s game against Austintown Fitch was a must-win then Friday night was a can’t-lose game for Warren Harding.

Luncheon gives CHP stakeholders opportunity to collaborate

The coalition, which received a Drug-Free Communities grant in October 2017, aims to prevent and reduce youth substance use and abuse on the city’s South Side.

Bulldogs weather Aviators to stay perfect

Poland shakes off delay, slow start to improve to 5-0.

‘Fahrenheit’ FURY

‘Fahrenheit’ FURY Michael Moore takes on Trump in new film ‘Fahrenheit 11/9’ Grade: 2 and a

Credit freeze free nationwide as of Friday

Consumers can now freeze their credit for free under a new federal law. A credit freeze restricts access to your credit file, essentially halting anyone from opening any new credit in your name.

Tanzania leader orders arrests as ferry death toll over 130

Hundreds of solemn people watched Friday as body after body was pulled from a capsized ferry that Tanzanian authorities said was badly overcrowded and upended in the final stretch before reaching shore. The death toll was above 130 but horrified witnesses feared that would rise as a second day of searching neared an end.

Repairs begin on Campbell sewers

There are 24 sites throughout Campbell where the sewers are in need of repair.

Trump says he won’t rush North Korea deal

President Donald Trump says he won’t rush into any deal with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Army misses 2018 recruiting goal

For the first time since 2005, the U.S. Army missed its recruiting goal this year, falling short by about 6,500 soldiers, despite pouring an extra $200 million into bonuses and approving some additional waivers for bad conduct or health issues.

Death toll rises to 43 in aftermath of Florence

Authorities say the death toll has now risen to 43 dead in the aftermath of former Hurricane Florence.

Woman stabs 5 – including newborns – at New York nursery

A woman stabbed five people – including three newborn babies – and then slashed her wrist early Friday inside a New York City home that was apparently being used as an unlicensed neighborhood nursery for new mothers and their children, authorities said.

South Range avoids trouble on the road against Brookfield

Isaac Allegretto was 15 of 21 for 313 yards and Trent Harrold rushed 13 times for 133 yards.

More than 200 enrolled at Potential Development

Potential Development School for Students with Autism saw a 44 percent increase in students’ enrollment from the 2017-18 school year to the 2018-19 school year

Canfield felon pleads to possessing machine gun

The firearm was recovered during a drug raid on Michael Malvasi’s Timber Run Drive home, which led to trafficking charges for his son.

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Bazetta Fire Department receives $103,894 grant for equipment

Bazetta will use the money to buy turnout gear and breathing equipment.

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Canfield mom receives Purple Heart for late son

Nanette Dillon of Canfield becomes emotional after receiving the Purple Heart medal on behalf of her son, David Devellin, an Army veteran who was injured in Iraq and who took his own life in June. U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson of Marietta, R-6th, center, delivered the medal Friday at a ceremony at the Canfield Green gazebo, a;so attended by Canfield Mayor Richard Duffett, left.

Deputy AG talked about taping Trump, sources say

Associated Press WASHINGTON Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein discussed secretly recording

Claims against Judge Kavanaugh go from groping to manslaughter

Opinion: By Ann Coulter Andrews McMeel Syndication If this is what the left pulls against a sweet nerd

Ready to visit a rage room?

Opinion: By Danny Tyree Cagle Cartoons The imperishable words “Hulk smash!” aren’t just for green super-

Heather Swift | Jeremy Morrison

Heather Swift | Jeremy Morrison

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Red Sox rock Bieber, Indians

Boston ties franchise’s wins record set in 1912.

BUSINESS DIGEST || Ohio’s jobless rate

Ohio’s jobless rate COLUMBUS Ohio’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was unchanged from


Ann Wilson Album: “Immortal” Grade: B Ann Wilson is one of rock’s immortal performers, having

Selected local stocks

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Alcoa Inc., 43.790.86 Aqua America, 2.34

Germany’s ancient past on exhibit

Associated Press BERLIN An arrowhead firmly lodged in the skull of an ancient fallen warrior, a

Take steps to reduce rate of heart disease in Valley

Editorial: Thousands are expected to go on the march next Saturday in the Mahoning Valley to mark one of the

METRO DIGEST || Storm outages

Storm outages WARREN Ohio Energy crews late Friday still had to restore power to 760 customers

Hoerig files petition to be released from jail

Hoerig, who is accused of murder, argues she was denied her right to a speedy trial.


YEARS AGO FOR SEPT. 22 Today is Saturday, Sept. 22, the 265th day of 2018. There are 100 days left

Some thoughts from North Carolina

You may have noticed that my USPS mailing address has changed from West Virginia to North Carolina.


NEWSMAKERS Wendy Williams’ new hot topic: helping substance abusers NEW YORK Talk-show diva

COLLEGE FOOTBALL PREVIEW | No. 4 Ohio State BUCKEYES (3-0) vs. Tulane GREEN WAVE (1-2)

Kickoff: Today at 3:30 p.m. at Ohio Stadium in Columbus. TV/radio: Big Ten Network/WNIO-AM 1390.

Sunday news shows

Sunday news shows Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC’s “This Week”: To be


Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Echo Reeves, Youngstown, girl, Sept. 20. Eric and

Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks: v WaterFire festival, 2-11 p.m.: One of the region’s biggest and most

Surplus food/clothing

Surplus food/clothing Temple Emmanuel Seventh-day Adventist Church, 108 W. Indianola Ave.,

Kavanaugh accuser granted an extension

A high-stakes standoff between Republicans and the woman accusing Brett Kavanaugh of a three-decade-old sexual attack stretched into the weekend after the Senate Judiciary Committee chairman said his panel would vote Monday on Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination without a deal on her conditions for testifying.

METRO DIGEST || Stolen vehicle

Police on Thursday arrested a woman who fled on foot from a vehicle that had been reported stolen.

ON THE LINKS Friday’s pro golf results

pga Tiger Woods shares lead at East Lake ATLANTA Not even one bad hole could keep Tiger Woods

Prayer brunch

Prayer brunch YOUNGSTOWN Tabernacle Baptist Church, 707 Arlington St., will host a prayer brunch

SPORTS DIGEST || Sprint Car driver killed at Pennsylvania course

Sprint Car driver killed at Pennsylvania course YORK HAVEN, Pa. Sprint Car driver Greg Hodnett

Study: Walleye, perch futures are bright

Anglers who enjoy the great walleye and yellow perch fishing in the western basin of Lake Erie will

Youngstown man caught with stolen car

Officers reported the driver was also armed with a revolver, but it was not recovered.

OUT & ABOUT | Club Calendar

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Free events in Hubbard

Free events in Hubbard Hubbard The Hubbard Conservation Club, 1760 Wick-Campbell Road, is

Brewers shell Pirates in 6th

Milwaukee snapped the Pirates’ five-game winning streak with a six-run inning.

Falcons’ big strike too much for Golden Bears

Cavalier hits Fitzgerald for 62-yard bomb

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BOYS GOLF northeast 8 confrence championship at Trumbull Country Club poland 326, lakeview

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PREP FOOTBALL | Recaps of other Week 5 games

Recaps of other Week 5 games

Jackson won’t name Mayfield starter

But all signs point to Baker Mayfield taking over in Cleveland.

Golden Bears honor No. 1 fan

Hight honored, then sees his son finish the game

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Summary of recent criminal activity in Hubbard and Girard

A summary of recent criminal activity in Hubbard and Girard

Colleen Hurdley, Anthony Colaluca to wed Oct. 20

Colleen Hurdley, Anthony Colaluca to wed Oct. 20

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Eddingfield, Davis nuptials set for Oct. 20

Eddingfield, Davis nuptials set for Oct. 20

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Rachel Skoczylas | Ryan Tekac

Rachel Skoczylas | Ryan Tekac

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Nadine Anderson | Ben Mashburn

Nadine Anderson | Ben Mashburn

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Janutolos celebrate 65th anniversary

Janutolos celebrate 65th anniversary