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SUN/28 EAST LIVERPOOL Beaver Creek Wildlife Center, open to public, 1-5 p.m. LISBON Dulci-More Festival 23, folk music workshops and mini-concerts, 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m., plus evening concert, 7-9:15 p.m., BSA Camp McKinley, 37748 Furnace Road. Day/evening $15/person, children free (daytime ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS EVENTS, ACTIVITIES AND MORE…

DARE announces June schedule BOARDMAN—The Divorce/Death Arent’ Really the End (DARE) Singles Group has announced its June calendar. The group meets at 7:30 p.m. each Thursday at the Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road. For information contact 330-729-0127. June 13, 20 ...

Savannah Ruthrauff

WBMS student crowned Junior Dairy Princess

BELOIT—Savannah Ruthrauff, a fifth grader at West Branch Middle School, was crowned the 2017 Mahoning County Junior Dairy Princess on May 17. Her duties as dairy princess include informing the public about dairy products and marching in the Fourth of July Parade in Canfield. She will also ...

Trooper Daniel Deluca of the Canfield Post of the State Highway Patrol DeLuca addresses Mahoning County Junior Fair Board members on driving safety and road courtesy. (Submitted photo)

Mahoning County Jr. Fairboard learns about driving, road safety

CANFIELD—The May meeting of the Mahoning County Junior Fair Board included a picnic and training sessions for the members. Specail guests at the picnic were Senior Fair Board President Andy Frost and Board Members Steve Moff, Elwood Woolman, Bob Jarvis and Ward Campbell as well as Beth Smith, ...

5-28 LISBON BUCKEYE

Lisbon Buckeye Boys and Girls State delegates

Lisbon David Anderson High School students who will serve as Buckeye Boys and Girls State delegates are (front, from left) Alyssa Chestnut, Kimberlee Wiggers, Lauryn Todd, Hannah DeLand, Samantha Tinsley, (back, from left) Michael Simms, Cameron Summers, Branson Brownfield, Jacob Mundy and ...

5-28 SOUTHERN

Southern Local students learn aabout fire escape plans

The Highlandtown Volunteer Fire Department held a home fire escape plan contest for Southern Local elementary students. Students in grades K-2 were to develop a home fire escape plan for their family. The plans were judged by members of the fire department. Winners from left to right are: ...

5-28 WB CHEER

West Branch Middle School announces cheerleaders for 2017-18 season

Students who will earn a place on the West Branch Middle School cheerleading squad for next year, from left, first row, Caiyla Boyce, Amber Caruthers, Kylee Cutlip, Madeline Davis, Paige Derry, Lee Ann Earl; second row, Angelina Fabiano, Haley Hazelbaker, Mayze Leask, Ruby Love, Elyse Schmitt; ...

5-28 FRANKLIN WALTER

Lisbon senior receives scholastic award

On April 12 Lindsey Chludzinski was recognized as the Columbiana County's Franklin B. Walter All Scholastic Award winner. The award was established in 1989 by Ohio's County Superintendents to recognize outstanding student achievement. One senior from each of Ohio's 88 counties is chosen to ...

Reminder: Community Foundation Scholarship applications are available

 SALEM—Current college students interested in applying for Salem Community Foundation scholarships are reminded the application may also be downloaded via the scholarship link on the Foundation’s website, www.salemcommunityfoundation.org.  Consideration will be given to students on the ...

Nancy Mackey

KSU-Salem horticulture student receives scholarship

Salem – Nancy Mackey, a senior horticulture student at Kent State University at Salem, recently received the Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association scholarship. Mackey was one of 17 students from across the state to receive the scholarship, valued at $1,000, and the only student from Kent ...

Ministerial Scholarship reminder

SALEM— The Ministerial Scholarship application and guidelines are available on the Salem Community Foundation’s website located at www.salemcommunityfoundation.org and also by calling the foundation office weekday mornings at 330-332-4021. All applications must be received by Salem ...

Saxon Scholarship deadline near

SALEM — May 31 is the deadline to apply for the Salem Saxon Scholarship. Application forms are now available at the guidance offices of Salem High School, West Branch High School and United Local High School. All students who meet eligibility are encouraged to apply. Applicants must have at ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Ohio River Sweep scheduled June 17 LISBON — The 2017 Annual Ohio River Sweep will be recognized from 9 a.m. to noon June 17 at Willow Grove Park, 700 W. Lincoln Way. The River Sweep program is an award-winning clean up for the Ohio River and its tributaries. It removes tons of trash and ...

On the calendar this week

SAT/27 ALLIANCE Bingo, 6:25 p.m., Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Road NE; doors open 5 p.m. COLUMBIANA Author Robert W. Greier Jr., book reading and signing, 1 p.m., Columbiana Public Library. EAST LIVERPOOL Beaver Creek Wildlife Center, open to public, 1-5 ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Reading programs set at Leetonia Library LEETONIA—Summer Reading starts on June 6 at the Leetonia Community Public Library for all ages. Teens and adults will get raffle tickets for gift cards when they return library books and magazines, one ticket per visit. For children from preschool ...

CHURCH HAPPENINGS

— NORTH GEORGETOWN—First Brethren Church of North Georgetown will begin summer hours on Sunday. Through Labor Day, the church will have one Sunday service from 10 to 11:15 a.m. each week. The service will include a combined time of worship and teaching for all. An infant/toddler ...

On the calendar this week

FRI/26 LISBON Dulci-More Festival 23, evening concert, 7-9:15 p.m., BSA Camp McKinley, 37748 Furnace Road, $10/person, children free (full weekend $35/person, children free), www.dulcimore.org, 234-564-3852 SAT/27 ALLIANCE Bingo, 6:25 p.m., Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum ...

5-26 SRNA Collection

Salem nurses give back

The Salem Registered Nurses’ Association (SRNA) along with the Salem Regional Medical Center Nursing Department celebrated National Nurses Week by giving back to the community. SRNA members and the Nursing Department collected 20 boxes of personal care items, household goods and food for the ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

West Branch Area Lady Ruritans to host bake sale BELOIT—The West Branch Area Lady Ruritans will host a bake sale from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Timmeshami Campground. Banquet in Salem to feature penne pasta & meatballs SALEM — The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. ...