TOP HEADLINES

‘Slow down and move over’

By: Ashley Fox

Road construction season is ramping up, with some Mahoning Valley projects already underway. Between Mahoning and Trumbull counties, the Ohio Department of Transportation has more than $100 million in projects, including culverts, bridge work ...

April 6, 2020

Mahoning leads state in virus fatalities

COLUMBUS — Statewide, the number of confirmed COVID-19 coronavirus cases increased to 4,043 as of Sunday, with Mahoning County deaths increasing from 13 overall to 15 — the most for any county in the state. In Mahoning County, the total ...

April 6, 2020

First to serve

By: Ed Runyan

YOUNGSTOWN — Because the office of the sheriff is an institution older than Ohio and even older than the United States of America, it is something to be celebrated. In Mahoning County, as in many of other counties in the state, that pride is ...

April 6, 2020

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SPORTS

YSU legend passes

By: John Vargo

Jill Cupples remembers practicing shooting a basketball with Ed DiGregorio in the background. The former Youngstown State University women’s basketball coach equated it to putting your hand through a fishing net, one of the many one-liners ...

April 6, 2020

Spring sports preview capsules

Editor’s note: Capsule information is provided by coaches. More capsules will be printed the next two Sundays. Due to the uncertainty surrounding the spring sports season, these can be viewed as previews of the actual season, or from an angle ...

April 5, 2020

Whatever it takes

By: Joe Simon

Each of the best wrestlers Steve Pitts coached over the last few years possessed a seemingly incredible ability on the wrestling amt. What that innate quality was differed for all of them, but no one’s was as different than senior Anthony ...

April 5, 2020

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