Preliminary appraisal values Spire at $7.2 million

by Robert Lebzelter and Stefanie Wessell

JEFFERSON – Preliminary results from an appraisal firm hired by County Auditor Roger Corlett values the Spire sports complex in Harpersfield Township at $7.2 million, far less than the original $54 million appraisal from 2014.

Veterans can learn about services earned

by Robert Lebzelter

ASHTABULA – Anna K. Allshouse, county Veterans Service Commission director, remembers meeting with a new widow whose husband just died of cancer.

It’s back:


ASHTABULA TOWNSHIP – If you were walking through Ashtabula Towne Square recently and noticed Radio Shack was back, you may have wondered how you ended up in a time machine.

Darrell Shepard Indicted In Deer Hunter's Death

by martha sorohan

An Ashtabula County grand jury last week indicted Darrell A. Shepard on eight charges relating to the Monroe Township shooting death of Randy Lee Gozzard last Nov. 27, the first day of the deer hunting gun season.

Annual Ox Roast returns to Rock Creek this weekend

by Stefanie Wessell

ROCK CREEK – Morgan Hose volunteer firefighters are gearing up for the community’s favorite controlled burn of the year – ox roast weekend, June 8-10, in downtown Rock Creek.