'Into the West'
kTNT NETWORK'S dramatic saga of the American West debuts Friday. The series, produced by Steven Spielberg, will chronicle the opening of the American West.
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Senate OKs judge
kTHE U.S. SENATE has confirmed California Judge Janice Rogers Brown for the federal appeals court, ending a two-year battle filled with accusations of racism and sexism.
Lost in the mail
kGOV. BOB TAFT'S office was informed of a massive investment loss in an October e-mail from the head of Ohio's insurance fund for injured workers, but the news was apparently never passed on to Taft.
New school plans
kSCHOOL OFFICIALS in Girard are seeking community input for a new junior-senior high school.
Stretch the dough
kBELLERIA PIZZERIA on Logan Avenue in Youngstown plans to expand in a new building on Wick Avenue closer to Youngstown State University and downtown.
kA FASHION SHOW in New York revels in Arab-American designs.
Let states decide
kIF CERTAIN states want to legalize marijuana for medical uses, those states arguably have the right to do so, a Vindicator editorial says.
Player pleads guilty
kFORMER Baylor University basketball player Carlton Dotson pleaded guilty Wednesday to killing teammate Patrick Dennehy.