Stories published December 11, 2012
Tuesday's high school hoops scores
Saints' suspensions tossed out in bounty case
Library board meeting Thursday at Austintown library
Ohio crackdown on Internet cafes runs out of time
Mixed verdict for ex-cop in crash that killed 2 in Pa.
Ohio Senate could vote this week to eliminate Youngstown judge seat
Howland fire kills 3 cats, woman survives
I-77 motorists urged to look for detours in W.Va.
Ship strikes pier, leaks fuel near NW Ohio river
Youngstown schools plan to meet third grade challenge Youngstown The city school district is
Deal reached on aborted sale of Columbiana Co. rail line
US Rep. Tim Ryan reappointed to House Appropriations Committee
W.Va. gas line explodes, burns homes and roads
Columbus punishes negligent property owner
Youngstown man pleads guilty to abduction, assault at YSU
North Side man gets nine years in prison for armed robbery
Pa. Gov. Corbett opens turnpike interchange outside Philly
Ohio addiction clinic opens in ex-pill mill center
Asbestos lawsuit disclosure bill heads to Ohio Gov. Kasich
Air Force sends mystery mini-shuttle back to space CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A top-secret mini-
Judge rejects Zimmerman request for greater freedom ORLANDO, Fla. - George Zimmerman must remain
Head of $3B Texas cancer effort asks to resign AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The executive director of a
Tagliabue overturns Saints suspensions NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Former NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue
Man shot on Youngstown’s East Side YOUNGSTOWN — A 25-year-old man is recovering from two gunshot
Michigan Legislature sends governor right-to-work legislation LANSING, Mich. (AP) - The Michigan
Court strikes down Illinois concealed carry law CHICAGO (AP) — A federal appeals court has struck
3 killed in medical helicopter crash in Illinois ROCHELLE, Ill. (AP) — Hospital officials say a
Spire for 1 World Trade Center heads into NYC NEW YORK (AP) — The crowning spire of the World
South Sudan army blamed in deaths of 22 civilians JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudan soldiers
Defense to present motions in Trayvon Martin case SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Defense attorneys are
Marijuana legalization low-key by design in Colo. DENVER (AP) — Colorado wasn’t the first state to
Former Fla. police officer scheduled for execution STARKE, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida police
Right-to-work debate heats up ahead of Mich vote LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Even with the outcome
WikiLeaks hearing reaching closing arguments FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Closing arguments are
Youngstown man killed in I-80 crash TANNERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A chain-reaction crash involving
Penn State plans march to counter offensive photo STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State students
BOARDMAN Sara Michelle Miller and Ryan Walter Ogrodnik exchanged wedding vows June 16 at St.
BOARDMAN Ciara D’Altorio of Boardman and Brian Barth of Poland exchanged vows July 21 at Evangel
Pizza deliveryman is shot and robbed READING, Pa. (AP) — Police say a pizza delivery driver has
CANFIELD Western Reserve Village Chapel, Canfield Fairgrounds, was the setting of the Sept. 22
YOUNGSTOWN Sts. Peter and Paul Croatian Catholic Church provided the setting for the Oct. 27
Veterinary centre planning open house POLAND Poland Veterinary Centre, 6609 Clingan Road, is
Campbell Memorial High School Classes of 1942 will have a 70th reunion Jan. 3 at TJ’s Restaurant,
Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church models lessons and carols service on traditional event in England.
Library and business owner estimate $50K in costs
The deputy has accepted the suspension and will not appeal it, Mahoning County Sheriff Randall Wellington said.
14-year old South Range student isn’t horsing around. Tara Lawless attends national Quarter Horse Congress
Ohio Senate to vote Wednesday or Thursday on bill
The sheriff said a Summit County pathologist found no indication of a firearm during a preliminary autopsy the day after the murder.
The story of Lowellville’s girls basketball team revolves around the players who are no longer there. The Rockets almost lost someone else.
Woman rams shopper, knees employee in Kmart shoplifting case, police say
Associated Press BEREA The Browns are still mathematically alive in the AFC playoff hunt. It’s a longshot, but they haven’t been eliminated with three games remaining.
Current mayor still considering a bid for the job
Associated Press PITTSBURGH Casey Hampton believes greatness is still within reach for the Pittsburgh Steelers, even if at the moment the only thing Hampton’s team has a firm grasp on is maddening inconsistency.
By GREG GULAS firstname.lastname@example.org BOARDMAN As their 2012 baseball season was about to get started, Kent State baseball coach Scott Stricklin felt like he once again had the makings of a good team.
The government is investigating whether software companies that make cellphone apps violated the privacy rights of children by quietly collecting personal information from mobile devices and sharing it with advertisers and data brokers, the Federal Trade Commission said Monday.
At the West Side Community Center, 45 children will gather over the next three days to tell that story — how Mary and Joseph became parents of Jesus
Associated Press FOXBOROUGH, MASS. Look out. That familiar sight is the New England Patriots
Associated Press BOWLING GREEN, KY Now that Bobby Petrino is back in the coaching ranks, he
By STEVE RUMAN email@example.com LEAVITTSBURG The LaBrae High football program is going from
Spurs 134, Rockets 126, OT HOUSTON Gary Neal scored 29 points and Tony Parker had 27 points, 12
Editorial: Youngstown Mayor Charles P. Sammarone says he will be talking to his family over the holidays about
Agenda Wednesday Western Reserve Joint Fire District, 7 p.m., Poland Township Government
Opinion: By Darryl Lorenzo Wellington McClatchy-Tribune President Obama must hold the line in any
Opinion: By Andrew Cockburn Los Angeles Times Now that the media are running out of engrossing
birthdays Actress Rita Moreno is 81. Singer David Gates of Bread is 72. Actress Donna Mills
Today is Tuesday, Dec. 11, the 346th day of 2012. There are 20 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED
Four bindles of heroin were found in the driver's jacket, police said.
courts MAHONING COUNTY Marriage licenses David A. Beyer, 47, of 4569 Kirk Road, Apt. 9,
Man dies in crash TANNERSVILLE, Pa. A Youngstown man died in a crash involving three tractor-
newsmakers Alicia Keys: I want my hair even shorter NEW YORK Alicia Keys recently chopped off
christmas vespers Seasonal event Who: Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church, 3919 Southern Blvd.,
Associated Press WASHINGTON Nicole Ari Parker was motivated by frustration. For Star Jones, it
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Opinion: WASHINGTON Raising the eligibility age for Medicare sounds like a fiscal no-brainer. After all,
Food Network celebrity chef rebuilds his image Tyler Florence isn’t taking success for granted — this time
By J.M. HIRSCH AP Food Editor NEW YORK CITY Tyler Florence is trying to block out the noise.
Bill Murray plays President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in the new historical romance “Hyde Park on
Births St. Elizabeth Health Center Gregory and Nicole Tyson, Youngstown, girl, Dec. 9. Amber
CRESTVIEW Conference: Inter Tri-County League Tier One. 2011-12 record: 15-7. Head coach:
Leasing is a prerequisite to further oil and gas development as a company must first secure mineral rights across a given amount of acreage before the site can be permitted for a well.
The police found a 250-pound pig named Penelope in vehicle’s back seat. Officers had the car towed with the pig inside, the report said.
Man and woman remain in jail on cruelty charges
Associated Press OSLO, Norway The EU received the Nobel Peace Prize on Monday for promoting
Associated Press WASHINGTON Your medical plan is facing an unexpected expense, so you probably
Associated Press CAIRO Egypt’s military assumed responsibility Monday for protecting state
Opinion: The Michigan Daily, Ann Arbor, Mich.: Four years ago, Michigan made an important step forward for
Associated Press LONDON The suburban stillness of the comfortable, two-story homes in west
POLICE CALLS A summary of recent criminal activity in Canfield city and Austintown: CANFIELD
oddly enough 18th-century French chateau razed ‘by mistake’ PARIS Residents of a sleepy French
Associated Press MANILA, Philippines Manny Pacquiao has already achieved what most of his
christmas vespers Seasonal event What: Christmas vesper service concluding with candlelight
Ribbon-cutting set austintown The Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber and the owners of the new
Associated Press PHOENIX The second winner of the $587.5 million Powerball jackpot is a 37-year-
Associated Press WASHINGTON A year-end deadline approaching, negotiations to avoid an economy-
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“We haven’t completed our survey yet, but we intend to talk to them about the fact that we expect to have Ohioans playing a very large part in the development of this industry,” the governor said.
The adult choir of Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church on Southern Boulevard practices for the
Associated Press FRANKFURT, Germany Until last weekend, Europe seemed headed for a quiet
Lordstown fire officials have complained before about trains tying up the Salt Springs Road crossing
Pirates caravan has two appearances set pittsburgh The Pittsburgh Pirates winter caravan will
Associated Press LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder says one reason he supports right-to-work
The grant will study establishing an accountability system for data collection
Associated Press STONE RIDGE, N.Y. The bass player is a librarian. One guitarist fixes guitars,
Associated Press NEW YORK The NHL announced Monday that all games have been canceled through
MADELYN P. HASTINGS | The vindicator Margie Burnett, music director at Pleasant Grove Presbyterian
Pot legal in Colo. DENVER Marijuana for recreational use became legal in Colorado on Monday,
Members of city council hope to approve legislation that would install remote water meters throughout the city.
Associated Press WASHINGTON Otto Porter scored a career-high 22 points, added seven assists and
One of the robbers hit the victim in the head with the gun.
Opinion: A new word defines the debate over Syria in Washington: endgame. Policymakers expect the regime in