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FRI/24 COLUMBIANA Dance, 9 p.m.-midnight, Benjamin Firestone Post 290 American Legion, 44403 Route 14.; music by SRO. EAST PALESTINE East Palestine Rotary Club’s Christmas auction and 50/50 drawings, 4 p.m., East Palestine Elementary School cafeteria, 195 W. Grant St.; doors open at 3 ...

On The Calendar This Week

THU/23 LEETONIA Leetonia Community Public Library, closed for Thanksgiving. SALEM Community Thanksgiving dinner, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Memorial Building, 785 E. State St.; for home delivery or transportation call 330-337-3728. FRI/24 COLUMBIANA Dance, 9 p.m.-midnight, Benjamin Firestone ...

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Veterans honored

Community Hospice honored residents of Brookdale Senior Living of Salem on Nov. 15. Residents were pinned by Dave Crim and given an American flag which was previously flown over a veteran's grave. Brookdale Salem honored 10 of its veterans to commemorate Veterans Day. A letter was given to each ...

Dr. Peters to host ‘Munch and Learn’ on joint pain

BOARDMAN — On Dec. 8, area residents suffering from hip and knee pain are invited to attend a free “Munch and Learn” presented by Orthopaedic Surgeon Dominic J. Peters, M.D. The program, “Living With Joint Pain?,” will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room of ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

EP Rotary’s Christmas auction set Friday EAST PALESTINE — The East Palestine Rotary Club’s 21st annual Christmas auction and 50/50 drawings begin at 4 p.m. Friday at East Palestine Elementary School cafeteria, 195 W. Grant St. Doors open at 3 p.m. to preview merchandise. Mike ...

11-23 SADD

Leetonia groups raise “Koins for Kids”

Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) and Spanish clubs at Leetonia Schools are kicking off their annual “Koins for Kids” fundraiser for Akron Children’s Hospital on Nov. 28. Pictured are members of the SADD and Spanish clubs, first row, from left, Autumn Shingler, Helena Vadino; ...

On the Calendar

WED/22 COLUMBIANA Way Station’s community-wide Thanksgiving dinner, 1 p.m., Grace Church, 140 S. Main St.; reservations required, 330-482-5072. LEETONIA Toddler Playgroup, 10 a.m., Leetonia Community Public Library. LISBON Toddler and Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m., Lepper ...

“Small Town Christmas 2017,” the 10th annual tour of selected crafters and their shops in the North Georgetown area, will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 24 and 25. Pictured are some of the shop owners, first row, from left, Lettie Davis, Bonnie Wise, Dianna Hawk, Susie Kaiser, Marilyn Foss, Cheryl Hrovatic; second row, Sue Caulfield, Loretta Mangun, Tye Caufield, Barb Caufield and Cindy Berger. Also shown is the sled loaded with gifts donated from the shops to be awarded to one lucky winner. (Submitted photo)

Small Town Christmas 2017,” set in North Georgetown area

NORTH GEORGETOWN — “Small Town Christmas 2017,” the 10th annual tour of selected crafters and their shops in the North Georgetown area, will be held Thanksgiving weekend. The public is invited to the following venues from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 24 and 25. Stop 1: Susie’s Gifts and ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Monday Banquet in Salem to feature soup, hamburgers SALEM — An anonymous sponsor will provide the next Banquet in Salem from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St. The menu offers chicken noodle soup, hamburgers, buttered potatoes with parsley, vegetable medley, fruit ...

On The Calendar This Week

TUE/21 DAMASCUS Damascus Area Historical Society, potluck dinner, 6 p.m., Pearce House, 28959 Salem-Alliance Road; program, “Pilgrims,” by Dick Stoffer; business session follows. HANOVERTON United class of 1961, lunch, noon, Adele’s Place. LEETONIA Teen board games, 3 p.m., ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Wednesday deadline to join Salem parade SALEM — The Salem Area Chamber of Commerce is reminding businesses, organizations and churches that Wednesday is the deadline for submitting an application for the 2017 Salem Christmas parade, “Christmas in the City.” Applications are available ...

Sheriff’s Office Stuff-A-Cruiser is Tuesday at Salem Walmart

The Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office will host its annual Stuff-A-Cruiser from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Salem Walmart. The event kicks off the agency’s annual toy drive and will be collect non-perishable food items for the Salem Salvation Army and unwrapped toys for Akron ...

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MON/20 BEAVER TOWNSHIP South Range Local School’s Records Commission, 6:50 p.m., high school band room. South Range school board, 7 p.m., high school band room. BELOIT West Branch Future Farmers of America is collecting scrap metal and cans, 8 a.m.-noon, behind the vocational ...

Salem Jr./Sr. High School staff to serve The Banquet today

SALEM — The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St. The meal will be served by the Salem Junior and Senior High School staff. The menu offers barbecued chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, cole slaw, fresh vegetables and fruit and ...

11-19 RSVP

RSVP members honored for service

Columbiana County Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) presented Helen Beatty and Jim Davis with plaques recognizing their service. Both Davis and Beatty work with programs offering Medicare Part D and prescription drug assistance. For more information about volunteering with RSVP contact ...

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SUN/19 ALLIANCE “Family Foto Opportunity” and open house, noon-5 p.m., Glamorgan Castle, 200 Glamorgan St.; $10 for adults, $5 ages 3-12. DAMASCUS Light Up Damascus Community Choir practice, 4 p.m., Damascus United Methodist Church, 300 Valley Road. LISBON Stage Left Players, 2 ...

On the calendar this week

SUN/19 ALLIANCE “Family Foto Opportunity” and open house, noon-5 p.m., Glamorgan Castle, 200 Glamorgan St.; $10 for adults, $5 ages 3-12. DAMASCUS Light Up Damascus Community Choir practice, 4 p.m., Damascus United Methodist Church, 300 Valley Road. LISBON Stage Left Players, 2 ...

11-19 argus

Local Mason recognized by Grand Lodge of Ohio

Grand Lodge of Ohio honored Brother Denny Furman with the Grand Master’s “Education Award” when Argus Lodge in Canfield met. This is the sixth consecutive year that Furman has received the award. It is in recognition of the programs and practices which encourage excellence in the ...

From left, William Reph, 
Natalia Kresic and Olivia Reph shared their recent State 4-H Experiences with 
fellow 4-H Club 
members at the 
November meeting of the Western 
Reserve Rangers 4-H Club. (Submitted photo)

WR Rangers 4-Hers name club’s Spirit Award winner

BERLIN CENTER —Sawyer Jones, son of Rick and Laura Jones, was the recipient of the Western Reserve Rangers 4-H Club’s 2017 4-H Spirit Award. The award is presented annually to one member who has embodied the Head, Heart, Hands and Health of 4-H during the past 4-H year. Natalia Kresic ...

United Local Schools honor rolls

United High School —All As Freshmen: Keaton Baker, Morgan Briceland, Hannah Congo, Brooke Courtney, Haley Dees, Kassidy Everhart, Erica Gudat, Rebekka Hall, Dorothy Herold, Von Herron, Destiny Hill, Elizabeth Marhefka, Hannah Minor, Kaitlyn Schreffler, Dyllon Thompson. —Distinguished ...