jLYNDAL KIMBLE of Warren was convicted of nine drug counts Thursday. He could serve up to 18 months on each charge.
English fest winners
kAREA STUDENTS recently competed in the 27th annual Youngstown State University English Festival. Competition categories included Not-So-Trivial Pursuit and Language Games.
'XXX' sequel lacks original's appeal
k"XXX: STATE OF THE UNION" has bigger explosions and noisier car chases than the original, but it's not as good as its predecessor.
Obesity & amp; dementia
kTHE MOST CONVINCING research so far suggests that being fat in your 40s might raise your risk of developing dementia later in life.
Wendy's hungry to move past hoax
kWENDY'S officials say sales are beginning to rebound. The restaurant's first-quarter profits were lower, due in part to a woman's claim she found a finger in the restaurant's chili.
Week's movie picks
k"THE INTERPRETER" and "Sin City" each received three "outstanding" votes by movie critics. "Sahara" received "so-so" appreciation.
Wildcats coach axed
kMAHONING VALLEY Wildcats Coach Rob Spon has been fired in midseason. Former YSU basketball player and assistant coach Andre Smith will replace him.