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High temperatures gave Mahoning Valley residents a reason to hit the water. Cousins Zakary Smith, 5, left, and Koltyn Poling, 6, both of Niles, cooled off Wednesday at Mosquito Lake State Park in Trumbull County.

High temperatures gave Mahoning Valley residents a reason to hit ...

High temperatures gave Mahoning Valley residents a reason to hit the water. Cousins Zakary Smith, 5, left, and Koltyn Poling, 6, both of Niles, cooled off Wednesday at Mosquito Lake State Park in Trumbull County.


Poland Middle School teacher, softball coach and pastor Reid Lamport published a book on the power of encouragement, a philosophy he passes on to his students, family and everyone he meets.

Poland Middle School teacher, softball coach and pastor Reid Lamport ...

Poland Middle School teacher, softball coach and pastor Reid Lamport published a book on the power of encouragement, a philosophy he passes on to his students, family and everyone he meets.


BASEBALL - (5) Harrison Finelli of Ursuline puts the tag on (21) Boo Vazquez during a recent game

BASEBALL - (5) Harrison Finelli of Ursuline puts the tag ...

BASEBALL - (5) Harrison Finelli of Ursuline puts the tag on (21) Boo Vazquez during a recent game


Mosquito Lake was a popular spot to try to beat the heat Wednesday. Hot and humid weather is expected to continue today.

Mosquito Lake was a popular spot to try to beat ...

Mosquito Lake was a popular spot to try to beat the heat Wednesday. Hot and humid weather is expected to continue today.


Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., center, talks to the reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, June 8, 2011, after the Senate voted  to let the Federal Reserve slice the fees that stores must pay banks each time a customer swipes a debit card, handing merchants a victory over banks in a lobbying battle over billions in revenue. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., center, talks to the reporters on ...

Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., center, talks to the reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, June 8, 2011, after the Senate voted to let the Federal Reserve slice the fees that stores must pay banks ...


Competitive bodybuilder Keith Hunter, 51, works out at the Fitness Factory on Washington Avenue, where he is also a trainer, May 12, 2011, in St. Louis, Missouri. (Robert Cohen/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/MCT)

Competitive bodybuilder Keith Hunter, 51, works out at the Fitness ...

Competitive bodybuilder Keith Hunter, 51, works out at the Fitness Factory on Washington Avenue, where he is also a trainer, May 12, 2011, in St. Louis, Missouri. (Robert Cohen/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/MCT)


FILE-This Jan. 1, 2010 file photo shows Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel, left, and MVP Terrelle Pryor celebrating after winning the Rose Bowl NCAA college football game against Oregon  in Pasadena, Calif. The Ohio State quarterback, full of potential but surrounded by controversy, announced through his attorney on Tuesday June 7, 2011, that he would give up what remained of his senior season. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill,File)

FILE-This Jan. 1, 2010 file photo shows Ohio State head ...

FILE-This Jan. 1, 2010 file photo shows Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel, left, and MVP Terrelle Pryor celebrating after winning the Rose Bowl NCAA college football game against Oregon in Pasadena, Calif. The Ohio ...


RAMI DAUD | THE VINDICATOR.Cast members of the Dixie Swim Club rehearse Monday, June 6 at the Youngstown Playhouse.

RAMI DAUD | THE VINDICATOR.Cast members of the Dixie Swim ...

RAMI DAUD | THE VINDICATOR.Cast members of the Dixie Swim Club rehearse Monday, June 6 at the Youngstown Playhouse.


Ken Johnson from Waterloo, Illinois, works out at Bally Total Fitness, May 16, 2011, in Maryland Heights, Missouri. Johnson is an all-natural bodybuilder at age 60 who has not used steroids to alter his physique. (Johnny Andrews/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/MCT)

Ken Johnson from Waterloo, Illinois, works out at Bally Total ...

Ken Johnson from Waterloo, Illinois, works out at Bally Total Fitness, May 16, 2011, in Maryland Heights, Missouri. Johnson is an all-natural bodybuilder at age 60 who has not used steroids to alter his physique. ...


Damien Sheffield, 2, plays in a water fountain in Washington, Wednesday, June 8, 2011. The official start of summer is still two weeks away, but much of the nation is sweating through near-record temperatures, with heat advisories and warnings issued across the Northeast, mid-Atlantic and upper Midwest. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Damien Sheffield, 2, plays in a water fountain in Washington, ...

Damien Sheffield, 2, plays in a water fountain in Washington, Wednesday, June 8, 2011. The official start of summer is still two weeks away, but much of the nation is sweating through near-record temperatures, with ...


FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2010 file photo, passengers walk past a Delta Airlines 747 aircraft in McNamara Terminal at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport  in Romulus, Mich. Reacting to public outcry, Delta said Wednesday, June 8, 2011, it will allow members of the military to check four bags for free. The news came after two Army soldiers returning from Afghanistan complained in an online video that Delta charged their unit a total of $2,800 when some of them checked a fourth bag.(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, file)

FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2010 file photo, passengers ...

FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2010 file photo, passengers walk past a Delta Airlines 747 aircraft in McNamara Terminal at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in Romulus, Mich. Reacting to public outcry, Delta said ...


Todd Kibby of Springfield

Todd Kibby of Springfield

Todd Kibby of Springfield


Linda and Scott Adair pleaded guilty Wednesday to embezzling about $1.3 million from Scott Adair’s former business Southwind Trucking Inc. in Austintown. A plea agreement was reached.

Linda and Scott Adair pleaded guilty Wednesday to embezzling about ...

Linda and Scott Adair pleaded guilty Wednesday to embezzling about $1.3 million from Scott Adair’s former business Southwind Trucking Inc. in Austintown. A plea agreement was reached.


Garrick Krlich

Garrick Krlich

Garrick Krlich


Jerrod Niemann

Jerrod Niemann

Jerrod Niemann


Eddie Rohan

Eddie Rohan

Eddie Rohan


Jean Marie Schlecht of Warren was inducted last month into the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame. Schlecht, holding the plaque she received from the Ohio Department of Aging, was recognized for more than a half-century of volunteer work in Trumbull County.

Jean Marie Schlecht of Warren was inducted last month into ...

Jean Marie Schlecht of Warren was inducted last month into the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame. Schlecht, holding the plaque she received from the Ohio Department of Aging, was recognized for more than a ...


YSU's Phil Klein

YSU's Phil Klein

YSU's Phil Klein


Michael Turjanica and Audrey Martinko

Michael Turjanica and Audrey Martinko

Michael Turjanica and Audrey Martinko


Collin Lawson and Katie Reardon

Collin Lawson and Katie Reardon

Collin Lawson and Katie Reardon


Kelly L. Kroynovich and Kenneth S. Stiver II

Kelly L. Kroynovich and Kenneth S. Stiver II

Kelly L. Kroynovich and Kenneth S. Stiver II


Stephanie L. Hanrahan and Brian E. Racz

Stephanie L. Hanrahan and Brian E. Racz

Stephanie L. Hanrahan and Brian E. Racz


Jessica Gibbons and David Sypert

Jessica Gibbons and David Sypert

Jessica Gibbons and David Sypert


Christina N. Bilyk and David M. Hughes II

Christina N. Bilyk and David M. Hughes II

Christina N. Bilyk and David M. Hughes II


Dr. Bruce Thomas

Dr. Bruce Thomas

Dr. Bruce Thomas