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Julie Needs, Home Savings AVP/Branch Manager,  left, presents a $3,000 sponsorship check on behalf of the Home Savings Charitable Foundation to Anita Hackstedde, M.D., SRMC’s President/CEO, at SRMC’s seventh annual Hearts & Stars Gala. (Submitted photo)

Home Savings aids SRMC foundation

SALEM—The Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) Foundation is announcing the Home Savings Charitable Foundation as a $3,000 “Star of Hope” sponsor for its seventh annual Hearts & Stars Gala, which was held on March 18. In addition to serving as a top Gala sponsor for the second ...

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Salem High Alumni scholarship deadline SALEM—The deadline for the Salem High School Alumni Association Scholarships for Post secondary/Alumni (college, vocational and graduate school) is April 1. Scholarship applications are available online at salemohioalumni.org under the Scholarship ...

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MON/27 BEAVER TOWNSHIP South Range school board, 7 a.m., board offices. COLUMBIANA TOPS 720, Presbyterian Church, weigh-ins, 9-9:35 a.m.; 330-482-5946. HOMEWORTH Western Columbiana County Historical Society, business session, 6:30 p.m., Middle Sandy Evangelical Presbyterian Church, ...

Banner carriers Jillian Zamarelli and Julia Zamarelli. (Photo by Frank Zimmermann/groupphotos.com)

WBHS band performs in NYC St. Pat’s parade

The West Branch High School Marching Band participated in the St. Patrick’s Day parade in New York City March 17. Clockwise from top left, banner carriers Jillian Zamarelli and Julia Zamarelli, drum major Mike Jones, tuba player Dakota Gurney and snare drummer Ethan Chapman.

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SUN/26 COLUMBIANA Crestview High School Drama Club’s “Les Miserables,” 2 p.m., Performing Arts Center, 44100 Crestview Road; tickets at the door, $8 for adults, $6 for students. War Room movie, 6 p.m., Zion Hill Church of the Brethren. LISBON Stage Left Youth Players, auditions ...

David Anderson High School winners of the AMVETS Post 45 “Americanism” essay contest are, from left, first row, Aliyah Leyman, Aliyah Leyman, Lindsey Chludzinski, Catelyn Frantz, Eva DeRuyter; second row, Elycia Smith, Katie Chludzinski, Austin Craig, Garrett Cox, Mackenzie Brown and Lindsey Richards.

Salem AMVETS sponsors ‘Americanism’ essay contest in Lisbon

SALEM—AMVETS Post 45 in Salem sponsored an annual “Americanism” essay contest. The theme for the 2016-2017 year was “Why It’s Important to Vote!” The contest is designed to promote patriotism among America’s youth in grades six through 12. Students at David Anderson Jr./Sr. High ...

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Columbiana library to host free movie COLUMBIANA— Columbiana Public Library will be showing a free movie from 3:30 to 5:45 p.m. Tuesday. Something mysterious is leaving a path of destruction in the streets of 1926 New York, threatening to expose the wizarding community. A young man arrives ...

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VFW 5532 Auxiliary to elect officers WASHINGTONVILLE – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5532 Auxiliary will hold nomination and election of officers for the 2017-18 year at 6 p.m. April 10 at the post home. R-Weigh recognizes weight loss SALEM — Peggy Kurtz read the inspiration, ...

SPL Wellness Wednesday program to feature herbal supplement information

SALEM—The April 12 Wellness Wednesday program at the Salem Public Library will be “Herbs and Supplements: Helpful or Harmful?” presented by Brian J. Sabol, Pharm D/Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. Sabol’s presentation will focus on defining the ...

2017 Mahoning County Junior Fair Board Officers, from left, Karlee Banks, secretary/treasurer; Tess Emerson, assistant secretary/treasurer Kristyn Svetlak, vice president; Karl Reph, president; Sam Colonna, news reporter; and Callia Barwick, news reporter. (Submitted photo)

MC Jr. Fairboard elects 2017 officers

CANFIELD—Officers for 2017 were elected during the March meeting of the Mahoning County Junior Fair Board. The officers are Karl Reph, president; Kristyn Svetlak, vice president; Karlee Banks, secretary/treasurer; Tess Emerson, assistant secretary/treasurer; and Callia Barwick and Sam ...

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Girl Scouts mark World Thinking Day

Girl Scout Service Unit 814 celebrated World Thinking Day in February during a two-hour event in which the girls set up tables displaying what they learned about another country that has Girl Scouts or Girl Guides. Over 75 girls and their families listened to presentations, watched skits, ...

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SAT/25 ALLIANCE Bingo, 6:25 p.m., Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Road NE; doors open 5 p.m. COLUMBIANA “Shop Local” fundraiser, 4-7 p.m., Crestview Elementary School cafeteria. Crestview High School Drama Club’s “Les Miserables,” 7 p.m., Performing Arts Center, ...

Grace College group to sing at Salem church

SALEM — The Grace College Mixed Trio will provide special music at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the Salem Bible Methodist Church, 1647 N. Ellsworth Ave., Salem. The trio is comprised of students attending God’s Bible School and College in Cincinnati including Mica Terrian, Autumn Quesenberry, Cale ...

Bob and Linda Sebo to sponsor Banquet

SALEM — The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St. The meal will be sponsored by Bob and Linda Sebo. The menu offers salad, chicken noodle soup, roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, fresh fruit and vegetables and ...

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Stockdale Family concert scheduled for April 1

The ninth Annual Stockdale Family Band Bluegrass and Gospel Show will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 1, at the Amish Country Theater, 3149 state Route 39, Walnut Creek, located between Berlin and Walnut Creek on state Route 39. Doors open at 6 p.m. A portion of all proceeds will ...

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Fat Tuesday check presented to Salem Community Pantry

The Salem Community Center, Rotary Club and Kiwanis Club recently held its seventh annual Fat Tuesday Feed the Pantry fundraiser. With nearly 350 tickets sold for the event that benefits the Salem Community Pantry, the organizations were pleased to present the Salem Community Pantry with ...

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Breakfast offered today at Damascus Friends Church DAMASCUS — The public is invited to breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. today at Damascus Friends Church. This meal is sponsored by Damascus Community Center Park and includes pancakes, eggs, sausage and juice. Salem Masons serving breakfast ...

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SRMC Auxiliary to host sale

Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) Auxiliary will host the “Valuables and Vintage Sale” from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. April 3 and 4 in the hospital’s private dining room. Auxiliary members have donated an array of unique “estate sale” type items for sale to the public. Merchandise such ...

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Spaghetti dinner to aid Alchemy Acres

Alchemy Acres Animal Sanctuary will host a spaghetti dinner fundraiser from 11 a.m to 6 p.m. April 2 at the Eagles Club, 1884 N. Ellsworth Ave., Salem. Tickets may be purchased at the door or in advance at 330-332-4897. Cost is $7 per ticket and free for children under 5. The meal includes ...

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FRI/24 GUILFORD LAKE All-you-can-eat fish fry, 4-7 p.m., Guilford Lake Ruritan Club on Route 172 at Hanna Drive; $10. LEETONIA Pierogies sale, 1-4 p.m., St. Patrick’s Catholic Church; $6 per dozen; orders, 260-458-7147 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. or 330-427-6188 from 6 to 8 p.m. Public ...