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Family of five grows by one at Trumbull County Fair time

The Moody family of Colebrook Township, just east of Orwell, grows by one person each summer at Trumbull County Fair time.

Struthers schools look to curb negative spending by 2020

Despite the gloomy outlook, the district’s financial state isn’t as bleak as the forecast suggests.

Scholarship recipients

The list of high-school graduates who have received college or university scholarships based on information provided by school officials.

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Akiva teacher leaves legacy of love for books, reading

Brian While, left, and Amanda Hugli stand near a pop-up library at Akiva Academy at the Jewish Community Center in Youngstown. The library is made up of donated books from Brian’s late wife, former academy teacher Christina While.

Campbell approves 3-year contract with school service workers union

The contract includes a 2 percent salary increase each year of the agreement.

Foreign students end yearlong sojourn in Valley

Three Mahoning County foreign exchange students will bid adieu to their American lifestyle of the last 10 months.

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YSU students show youngsters importance of anthropology

The Adventure Camp in Boardman Park also featured animal skulls and stone tools.

Registration for Head Start next month

Trumbull Community Action Program is inviting families to Race to Learning from 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. July 18 and 25 to register students for Head Start


Five hundred seventy-six students participated in spring commencement May 19. Below is the list of

Local schools lose more than $24 million to ECOT

Public schools in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties lost more than $24 million to the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow charter school since its inception in 2012.

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C.H. Campbell’s class of 2026 celebrates memories and moving forward

About 85 C.H. Campbell Elementary School fourth-graders celebrated memories and moving forward at the annual Fourth-Grade Picnic

Austintown High School finished its first year of the Community Connectors program.

The Community Connectors program provides students with soft skills training, a paid job or internship and a local mentor.

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Gov. Kasich lauds progress made by Y'town schools under CEO Mohip

“This is just amazing,” Kasich said of the early results in Youngstown from HB 70. “And what shocks me is that there are people there who somehow want to destroy this program. And it’s beyond me..... What is it that they don’t like? What do they want to do – go backwards? I don’t understand it.”

Girard RoboCats have won 2 state championships in 3 years

The Girard RoboCats have had a successful season, and capped it off with winning first place at the WOW Championship.

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Campbell 3rd-graders portray 'living wax museum' figures

Students dressed as historical figures stood along the perimeter of the cafeteria and recited facts about the historical figure they were portraying. Tyler Johnson chose baseball great Jackie Robinson.