• Bull Durham – The sign in Conneaut

    Jul 21, 14 • Featured, UncategorizedNo Comments
    Bull Durham – The sign in Conneaut

    AshtabulaCurrent William A. West CONNEAUT, OHIO_The sign for Bull Durham tobacco was originally painted on the Orlando Bros. Golden Dawn Building at 281 Main Street in Conneaut in 1921, Scott Ferlinger of Eagle People USA, said. A new building constructed in 1926 covered up the sign. That building was tore down because it was leaning [&hellip...

  • City man wants his dogs returned

    City man wants his dogs returned

    AshtabulaCurrent William A. West ASHTABULA_The City of Ashtabula seized two dogs from a house and transported them to the Ashtabula County Animal Protective League office in Kingsville and the home owner is not pleased about it. Housing inspector John Artuso and the assistant Ashtabula City dog warden responded June 24 to complaints about the conditions [&hellip...

  • Young woman dies in house explosion

    Young woman dies in house explosion

    AshtabulaCurrent William A. West ORWELL_Malerie Nick, 27, died in a house explosion and fire about 6:50 p.m. Wednesday at 4033 Montgomery Road in Orwell. James Ortiz, 25, suffered second and third degree burns and was in critical condition after being life-flighted to a Cleveland hospital. He is expected to recover from his injuries. Officials suspect that [&hellip...

  • Dryer fire in Albion, Pa.

    Jul 16, 14 • Hot News, UncategorizedNo Comments
    Dryer fire in Albion, Pa.

    AshtabulaCurrent   Albion, PA._The Albion Fire Department responded to a report of a trailer fire at 11748 Pennside Road in Albion about noon Wednesday. A smoking dryer was removed from the home and firefighters used fans to remove smoke from the trailer. No injuries were reported and damage was minimal...

  • Graduation inspirational for all

    Graduation inspirational for all

    AshtabulaCurrent JEFFERSON_Happy, but nervous graduates accepted well-wishes and certificates from the Ashtabula County Drug Court volunteers Tuesday, July 15 during the graduation ceremony in the Ashtabula County Commissioners’ Room in the old Courthouse in Jefferson. The six participants agreed to participate in a supervised drug¬†rehabilitation, counseling and drug testing program to get drug-free and possibly [&hellip...

  • It’s from rescued to riches for Rosie

    Jul 15, 14 • Featured, UncategorizedNo Comments
    It’s from rescued to riches for Rosie

    AshtabulaCurrent ALBION, PA._Rosie, a 4-year-old solid paint, is one of 22 horses rescued from Mercer County farms in Shenango Township in October 2013. Rosie has become a healthy mare after months of foster care. She was accepted to participate in the Equine Comeback Challenge. She left today to begin 90 days of training with a [&hellip...