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Mahoning County High grad says school saved his life

Marquale Armour told his fellow graduates at Mahoning County High School to never give up.


84 Campbell grads receive diplomas tonight

The cheers of proud families echoed throughout Campbell Memorial High School on Thursday as their loved ones, in black and red gowns with mortarboards, streamed into the gymnasium for the Class of 2018 commencement.


NBA Finals: Warriors blow out Cavaliers in OT

The Warriors lead the NBA Finals 1-0. Game 2 is Sunday night.


Y'town's 21st CityScape beautification day Saturday

Youngstown CityScape will have its 21st annual Streetscape beautification program from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.


November levy is 'crucial' for Mahoning mental health services, Piccirilli says

Officials say a 1.35-mill levy is crucial for the Mahoning County Mental Health and Recovery Board to meet the county’s demand for its services.


Update: South Range blanks Cincinnati Madeira, 7-0

Jake Gehring pitched a six-hitter.


Re-elected Mahoning County Democratic chairman takes aim at Trump

Re-elected Mahoning County Democratic chairman takes aim at Trump


Downtown power failure fixed but chiller failure continues

Downtown power failure fixed but chiller failure continues


Summer Movie Series kicks off June 18 on Covelli Centre lawn

Summer Movie Series kicks off June 18 on Covelli Centre lawn


Local AT&T workers walk out over what CWA calls an unfair labor practice

Local AT&T workers walk out over what CWA calls an unfair labor practice


Cops arrest two on Woodcrest

Cops arrest two on Woodcrest


Possibility of Las Vegas casino workers’ strike draws closer

Possibility of Las Vegas casino workers’ strike draws closer


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City schools participate in the Summer Food Service Program

City schools participate in the Summer Food Service Program


US consumer spending up 0.6 percent, best in 5 months

US consumer spending up 0.6 percent, best in 5 months


Official: 2 more months to restore power in Puerto Rico

Official: 2 more months to restore power in Puerto Rico


Mahoning commissioners OK 1.35-mill Mental Health levy

Mahoning commissioners OK 1.35-mill Mental Health levy


Official: Talk with Pompeo, North Korean 'went well’

Talk with Pompeo, North Korean 'went well’


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Ryan condemns steel and aluminum tariffs on allies

The tariffs are set to go into effect at midnight tonight.


Threatening Facebook post could bring criminal charges

Threatening Facebook post could bring criminal charges


In January, he went to Jared’s; today he’s in jail

He went to Jared’s, now he’s in jail


Lockup List Thursday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


US average mortgage rates fall; 30-year at 4.56 percent

US average mortgage rates fall; 30-year at 4.56 percent


Ukraine: Reporter’s fake murder involved pig’s blood, morgue

Ukraine: Reporter’s fake murder involved pig’s blood, morgue


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UPDATE | West Branch wins 5-4; plays Saturday for title

UPDATE | West Branch wins 5-4.


Police make arrests after drugs, gun found in search

Police make arrests after drugs, gun found in search


Police investigate after Warren daycare struck by bullets

Police investigate after Warren day care struck by bullets


City man with gun faces weapons charge

City man with gun faces weapons charge


Trio with 'sovereign' license plate face charges after fracas

Trio with 'sovereign' license plate face charges after fracas


Trump escalates fight with ABC after 'Roseanne' cancellation

Trump escalates fight with ABC after Roseanne cancellation


US to push steel, aluminum tariffs on EU, Canada and Mexico

US to push steel, aluminum tariffs on EU, Canada and Mexico


Trump says he’s giving full pardon to Dinesh D’Souza

Trump says he’s giving full pardon to Dinesh D’Souza


Marshals nab man wanted for May 24 shooting

Marshals nab man wanted for May 24 shooting


Stocks open mostly lower on Wall Street

Stocks open mostly lower on Wall Street


VINDY LIVE NOW | Mary Louk and Chris Anderson discuss major pet adoption program this weekend

VINDY LIVE NOW | Mary Louk and Chris Anderson discuss major pet adoption program this weekend


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Capitals even up series with Knights

Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson, left, shoves down Vegas Golden Knights center Cody Eakin (21) during the second period of Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final on Wednesday in Las Vegas.


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Jury recommends death for Hundley

Hundley, who fired two sets of lawyers and tried to represent himself, decided to represent himself during the sentencing phase Wednesday, but he gave jurors no reason why his life should be spared, instead rehashing his claimed someone that someone broke into the home while he was sleeping and killed Huff.


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Youngstown Playhouse's season finale offers rapid-fire laughs

Eric Chevlen, Mckenzie Moorman, Benjamin Mowrer, and Alan McCreary star in Youngstown Playhouse ‘Bullets Over Broadway.’


Round Four of Cavs-Warriors on deck

Golden State favored to repeat


Champion’s humble ace

Weaver’s calm style has created a softball dynasty


Kluber leads Tribe to sweep over White Sox

Kluber pitched six shutout innings as the Cleveland Indians rolled to their fifth straight win


‘I’m a judge, not a ringmaster,’ says Judge H.F. Inderlied Jr.

Judge says litigation between Desmond and Gains is beginning to resemble a three-ring circus


Boardman officials say Meijer could be looking to locate in the township

Development company seeks zone change on U.S. Route 224 site


Liberty officials want to negotiate water prices

By SAMANTHA PHILLIPS sphillips@vindy.com WARREN Liberty officials are concerned about the


Recounts didn’t change the results of four Mahoning County races

An Austintown tax levy still lost by 14 votes


Poland’s Sebest ties letters record

Versatile athlete to finish career at state track meet


MVSD board to comply with half-million dollar judgment

MVSD board to comply with half-million dollar judgment


60-year-old woman’s death ruled a homicide

Staff report LIBERTY The August death of a 60-year-old woman that initially appeared to be


Case continued in traffic death from last May

Case continued in traffic death from last May


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Re-elected chairman takes aim at Trump

“As I begin my third term as your chair, the first pathological liar ever elected to the presidency occupies the Oval Office,” Betras said Thursday during his acceptance speech.


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218 graduate in Howland High’s Class of 2018

Twins Kamryn, left, and Kendyl Buckley check out their diplomas during commencement Wednesday night at Packard Music Hall in Warren.


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Local author visits Trumbull Retired Teachers Association

Local author visits Trumbull Retired Teachers Association


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League to host murder-mystery dinner

League to host murder-mystery dinner


Ivanka Trump’s company enjoys Chinese hospitality

Editorial: While President Donald J. Trump continues to pound his chest about China’s unfair trade practices,


McConnell is winning long game

Opinion: WASHINGTON Franklin Roosevelt, afflicted by the disease at age 39, died in April 1945 at the polio


Selected local stocks

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDEND CLOSE CHANGE Alcoa Inc., 48.581.28 Aqua America,


NIGHTLIFE

BirdFish Brewing Co., 16 S. Main St., Columbiana Sat: Demos Papadimas, 7 p.m. B&O Complex, 530


Leave the VA alone

Opinion: By Mark Luskus OtherWords Veterans have made enormous sacrifices for the United States. The rest


CD RATES

CD RATES The table shows the annual percentage yield as of Wednesday. All yields given in percent.


Giuliani advises against firing Sessions

Associated Press WASHINGTON President Donald Trump’s lawyer has repeatedly counseled him not to


Love satisfied as strained season leads to NBA Finals

Cavs’ Big Man questionable for Game 1 against Warriors


BANKING Fed looks to ease Volcker Rule

Associated Press WASHINGTON The Federal Reserve is proposing to ease a rule aimed at defusing


Murry released

Murry released YOUNGSTOWN Bishop George V. Murry of the Diocese of Youngstown was released from


Memorial host Nicklaus offers encouragement to Woods

Tiger seeks sixth win at Muirfield Village


easy street cabaret nights Federal Street Blues open summer concert series

IF YOU GO What: Easy Street’s Cabaret Nights at the DeYor with Josh Lewis and the Federal Street


School shooting suspect foretold intention in videos

School shooting suspect foretold intention in videos FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. In chilling cellphone


Camp Showbiz seeking participants

Camp Showbiz seeking participants The Oakland Center For the Arts will have its third annual


Girl dies after being hit by trailer

Associated Press COLUMBUS Police say an Ohio girl who had just been dropped off at a bus stop by


Prolific painter

99-year-old wows with art show at senior residence By JAVONTE ANDERSON The Blade SYLVANIA,


Music in the Afternoon recital

Staff report The William Holmes McGuffey Historical Society’s annual summer recital, Music in the


UPS AND DOWNS

Djokovic moves on after unimpressive performance


NEW THIS WEEK

NEW THIS WEEK Action Point (R) Cinema South: Fri.-Thu. 12:15, 2:25, 4:45, 7:15, 9:40 Regal


‘Slain’ journalist turns up at news conference

Associated Press KIEV, Ukraine To the gasps, whoops and applause of stunned colleagues, Russian


Rice’s mother building center in honor of son

By RACHEL DISSELL The Plain Dealer CLEVELAND Walk in the front door of 6117 St. Clair Avenue


Kardashian goes to the White House to talk pardon

By JILL COLVIN and ANTHONY McCARTNEY Associated Press WASHINGTON Reality TV star Kim


Musgrove ignites Bucs with pitching, hard slide

Benches empty after pitcher collides with Baez


NEW CASTLE Outdoor summer concerts at Riverwalk

Staff report New Castle New Visions, part of the New Castle downtown revitalization movement,


Gowdy rejects ‘spy’ claim, defends probe

Associated Press WASHINGTON There is no evidence that the FBI planted a “spy” on President


Associated Press

Associated Press NEW YORK A senior North Korean official and the top U.S. diplomat had dinner in


Islamic State claims responsibility for terrorist attack in Belgium

Associated Press BRUSSELS A Belgian prison inmate who killed three people while on furlough


US-China trade Beijing vows to fight tariff hike

Associated Press BEIJING China’s government accused the Trump administration of hurting its


Trump signs Right to Try bill

Associated Press WASHINGTON President Donald Trump signed legislation Wednesday aimed at helping


Michael Jackson estate sues ABC

By ANDREW DALTON AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES The estate of Michael Jackson is suing


Weinstein indicted on sex charges

Associated Press NEW YORK Harvey Weinstein was indicted Wednesday on rape and criminal sex-act


BUSINESS digest

Wines of Valley Trail YOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning County Convention & Visitors Bureau announced a


TV & RADIO

TV & RADIO TODAY 5 a.m. (TNN) Tennis: French Open. 8 a.m. (GC) Golf: European Tour Italian


YEARS AGO FOR MAY 31

Today is Thursday, May 31, the 151st day of 2018. There are 214 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


SCHEDULE

SCHEDULE TODAY BASEBALL STATE TOURNAMENT At Huntington Park, Columbus South Range vs.


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Marissa Aurelio and Dale Miller, Youngstown, boy, May


SPORTS digest

RUSH Sprint Cars to appear at Speedway HARTFORD The Hovis Auto & Truck Supply “410” Sprint Cars


ABC and ‘Roseanne’: Warning signs before racist tweet

By DAVID BAUDER AP Media Writer NEW YORK An old picture of Roseanne Barr dressed as Adolf


Agenda Friday

Agenda Friday Crestview school board, 9 a.m., town hall meeting, Performing Arts Center, 44100


Lead in soil

Lead in soil If you are growing edible vegetables or working in a garden where an old house used


Waging war in the garden CUCUMBER BEETLES

By Stephanie Hughes OSU Ext. master gardener volunteer This year we have studied, laid out our


THE LINE

THE LINE MLB National League FavoriteOdds (O/U)Underdog Chicago Cubs61/2-71/2 (8)NY


WEDNESDAY’s OTHER MLB GAMES

AMERICAN LEAGUE Tigers 6, Angels 1 DETROIT Jose Iglesias’ two-run single keyed a Detroit’s


EPPS: Established perennial plants swap

By Lillian Quaranta OSU Ext. master gardener volunteer How many times have you fallen in love


Today

Today Fairs and Festivals Immaculate Heart of Mary Church Festival, 6 p.m., Immaculate Heart of


The vine that ate the South

Q. My sister in Alabama posted a picture of kudzu covering a telephone pole near her home. Is kudzu


Hydrangea School

Hydrangea School When: Today, 6-8:30 p.m. What: Learn how to get your hydrangeas to bloom, or


Are drugs needed to help stage fright?

Most people have experienced performance anxiety at some time during their life. Acting in an


Fungi in your mulch?

Fungi in your mulch? While not harmful to plants, these mushrooms can be a sign of too much mulch


oddly enough

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