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Strollo: Tressel’s background will be asset in coach search
12:10, 11/26/14

Youngstown State athletic director Ron Strollo met with members of the football team Tuesday to deliver news that many had already heard the night before: Eric Wolford will not be returning as head coach next season.

Mahoning Valley jobless rate falls to 4.9% in October
12:09, 11/26/14

Mahoning Valley has unemployment rate of 4.9 percent, down from 7.7 percent in October 2013

Breakfast speaker: Amid tragedy, 9/11 survivor realizes different faiths pray to 'God of all people'
12:08, 11/26/14

Mahoning Valley Association of Churches hosted the 29th annual event.

Mahoning court merger costs unknown, officials say
12:07, 11/26/14

State Sen. Joseph Schiavoni wants more financial information before he sponsors a court consolidation bill.

Holiday season means big business for Valley alcohol sales
12:06, 11/26/14

Two beer, wine and liquor stores expect another busy holiday season.

Boardman couple convicted of beating teen
12:05, 11/26/14

Boardman couple accused of beating 15-year-old plead guilty to domestic violence charges

Struthers students take on the 'Shark Tank' challenge
12:04, 11/26/14

Two dozen Struthers students took on the Shark Tank challenge Monday afternoon, making some of their first business pitches for green restaurant designs in front of a panel of five judges of professionals from around Mahoning County.

Harding parents urged to talk college and careers with children
12:03, 11/26/14

Harding Elementary School hopes College and Career Readiness Luncheon becomes annual event

FERGUSON FALLOUT: Gov. beefs up Guard presence; Wilson: ‘I know I did my job right’
12:02, 11/26/14

Associated Press FERGUSON, Mo. Hundreds of additional National Guard troops rolled into Ferguson

Youngstown schools recognize two police officers
12:02, 11/26/14

The officers were nominated by school principals or other personnel

Chief updates speeding in Austintown; trustees approve regs on digital billboards
12:02, 11/26/14

New billboard signs for off-premises signs, bring township laws into compliance with state, federal laws

Valley black leaders say discussion on race needed
12:01, 11/26/14

Protesters chant outside the Ferguson (Mo.) Police Department Tuesday. Missouri's governor ordered hundreds more state militia into the St. Louis suburb after a night of protests and rioting over a grand jury decision's not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the killing of Michael Brown, a case that has inflamed racial tensions in the U.S.

Facial hair was grown to raise awareness of prostate cancer
12:00, 11/26/14

Prostate cancer is second only to lung cancer in killing men

Thanksgiving Dinners | Free meals available
12:00, 11/26/14

Calvary United Methodist Church, 12062 South Ave., North Lima: Free Thanksgiving dinner Thursday

Farmers dividend
12:00, 11/26/14

Farmers dividend CANFIELD The board of directors of Farmers National Banc Corp. has declared a

12:00, 11/26/14

birthdays Impressionist Rich Little is 76. Singer Tina Turner is 75. Singer Jean Terrell (replaced

12:00, 11/26/14

Births St. Joseph Warren Hospital Jeffrey and Olivia Bosley, Southington, girl, Nov. 23.

Officials awarded a three-year, $309,525 contract for the filing system
12:00, 11/26/14

Officials awarded a three-year, $309,525 contract for the filing system

Ferguson reaction Rallies take place across US
12:00, 11/26/14

Associated Press People protesting the Ferguson, Mo., grand jury decision took to the streets in

12:00, 11/26/14

courts MAHONING COUNTY Marriage licenses Adrian Guzman Melo, 29, of 182 Melbourne Ave.,