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On the Calendar

WED/21 CANFIELD Canfield Christian Church, 123 S. Broad St., Lenten breakfast, 6:30-9:30 a.m. Feb. 14-March 28. Located on the village green next to the Oddfellows Lodge. Meals are free. Free will donations accepted. BYOB (Bring Your Own Bible) for a short Bible study on the theme of ...

Salem Health Board to meet today

SALEM — The Salem Health Board will meet at 2 p.m. today for its monthly session in health department headquarters at the KSU City Center. The Economic Development Committee of city council also plans to meet at 6 tonight for a general meeting in council chambers at city hall. The city ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Spaghetti and meatballs dinner set Saturday in Beloit BELOIT — The West Branch Athletic Boosters and Girls Softball program will sponsor an all-you-can-eat spaghetti and meatballs dinner from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday in the high school cafeteria. Cost is $8 for ages 11 and older, $4 for ...

On the calendar this week

TUE/20 HANOVERTON United High School Class of 1961, lunch, noon Adele's Place. LEETONIA Crochet for Charity, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Teen Tuesday, 3-4 p.m.; Board of Trustees meeting, 5:30 p.m., Leetonia Community Public Library. LISBON Driver Education classes will be held at Lisbon High ...

2-20 Heartland

Heartland Christian School to hold open house Thursday

Heartland Christian School, 28 Pittsburgh St., Columbiana, will hold its annual Open House Investigation Day: “You May Be the Missing Piece.” on Thursday. For reservations email lbrandenstein@heartlandschool.org or call 330-482-2331. The Open House for prospective families with kindergarten ...

Thursday Banquet in Salem to feature fried chicken

SALEM — The Banquet in Salem will be held in the Memorial Building from 5-7 p.m. Thursday and is sponsored by Friends of the Banquet. The menu includes fried chicken, macaroni salad, baked beans, fresh veggies and fruit and dessert.

On the Calendar

MON/19 COLUMBIANA TOPS 720, Presbyterian Church, weigh-ins, 9-9:35 a.m.; 330-482-5946. DAMASCUS Lupus support group meeting, 7 p.m., Damascus Friends Church; 330-509-9015. LISBON Toddler Free Play, 11 a.m., Lepper Library; ages 1-3. Narcotics Anonymous meeting, “Hugs Not Drugs,” ...

Lisbon Schools honor rolls

Lisbon David Anderson Jr. Sr. High School SENIOR HONOR ROLL  ALL A’s: Branson Brownfield, Alyssa Chestnut, Hannah DeLand, Eva DeRuyter, Brian Dickson, William Mayer, Emily McCoy, Erika McCoy, Courtney Morenz, Jacob Mundy, Cameron Summers, Kimberly Temple, Samantha Tinsley, ...

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Lisbon students get visit from ‘Pete the Penguin’

Kindergarten and preschool classes at Lisbon McKinley Elementary School had a surprise visit from YSU's Pete The Penguin on Jan. 25. Amanda Smith, Kayla Hiscox, Gwen Weikart, Chris Chuldzinski and Denise Keffer's classes spent the first two weeks of January researching penguins. Pictured are ...

Lisbon McKinley Elementary School top spellers

isbon McKinley Elementary School recently held its fourth and fifth grades spelling bees. Shown with Principal Dan Kemats are in the above photo, fourth grade champion Cole Beers and runner-up Lily Pacola runner up.

On the Calendar

SUN/18 LISBON Lions Club bingo, 6 p.m., Industrial Park, doors open at 4 p.m. NEW WATERFORD Breakfast Sunday, 8 a.m.-noon, New Waterford Eagles; gun raffle and Queen of Hearts tickets available. SALEM Salem VFW Post 892 Auxiliary Public Breakfast, 8-11 a.m., Post home, 496 Arch St.; ...

Salem Schools honor rolls

SALEM SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS “A” HONOR ROLL: Zachary Bezon, Michael Brant, Paige Butcher, Feng Chen, Allee Davidson-Chuck, Katherine Dierick, Alyssa Dougherty-Laubacher, Corrin Erskine, Mia Filaccio, Braydon Gibson, Sarah Hoffman, Abigail Hutter, Grace Irey, Noah Ivan, Jamie ...

Second grader Jillina Nagel reads in the gym during “Stop, Drop and Read.”

Joshua Dixon students excited about “Right to Read Week”

COLUMBIANA — Stop, drop and read! That's exactly what students at Joshua Dixon Elementary did during “Right to Read Week” held Feb. 5-9. Along with reading at school, students were asked to read 20 minutes a night for the entire week. The school's goal was to read for 40,000 minutes ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

Damascus Ruritans hold Christmas party DAMASCUS — Damascus Ruritans President Dave Wingett welcomed members and spouses and guests who met at Heritage Oaks in Sebring for the club’s annual Christmas party. Marilyn Wingett led the group in singing of a verse of “America,” Mahlon ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

DARE announces March activities BOARDMAN—The DARE (Divorce/Death Aren’t Really the End) Singles Group is announcing its March activity schedule. The group meets at 7:30 p.m. every Thursday at the Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road. For information call ...

Western Reserve Rangers 4-H Club 2018 Club Officers, from left, front row, Isabel Schors, vice president; Olivia Reph, treasurer; Olivia Haid and William Reph, secretaries; back row, Emma Reph, vice president; Sawyer Jones, treasurer; Natalia Kresic, president; and Abby Susak and Camille Kirk, recreation leaders. Not pictured are Dailen Brown, Collin Meehan and Autumn Reed, health and safety leaders. (Submitted photo)

Western Reserve Rangers elect officers

BERLIN CENTER - The Western Reserve Rangers 4-H Club named the following members as officers for 2018: President Natakia Kresic, Vice-Presidents Isabel Schors and Emma Reph, Secretaries Olivia Haid and William Reph, Treasurers Sawyer Jones and Olivia Reph, Recreation Leaders Camille Kirk and ...

Winners of the Columbiana Rotary Club’s annual 4-Way Speech Contest, from left, Evan Gallo, Quinn Beitzel and Emily Dubois with Columbiana Rotary Club President Phil Steiner. (Submitted photo)

Columbiana Rotary holds speech contest

COLUMBIANA—The Columbiana Rotary Club hosted the annual 4-Way Speech Contest on Feb. 13 at Columbiana High School. The 4-Way Test consists of four short questions— Is it the truth, Is it fair to all concerned, Will it build Goodwill and better Friendships, Will it be beneficial to all ...

Arnold Schwarzenegger congratulates Ahmad Ashkanani, who won first place in the men’s 212 Bodybuilding Competition competition at last year’s Arnold Sports Festival. This year’s event is scheduled for March 1 through 4 in Columbus. (Special to the Salem News/John Aguirre)

Arnold Sports Festival returning to Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Arnold Sports Festival, already the largest multi-sport event in the world, will grow even larger in 2018 when an estimated 20,000 athletes from 80 nations compete in a record 75 sports and events from March 1 through 4 in Columbus. Headlining the sports festival are ...

On the Calendar

SAT/17 ALLIANCE Carnation City Craft Extravaganza, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Carnation City Mall. Open to public. Over 50 vendors. 330-821-4447. Bingo, 6:25 p.m., Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Road NE; doors open at 5 p.m. DAMASCUS Monthly community breakfast, 7-11 a.m., Damascus ...

Church Happenings

CANFIELD — Canfield Christian Church, 123 S. Broad St., will be hosting Lenten breakfasts from 6:30-9:30 a.m. Feb. 14-March 28. The church is located on the village green next to the Oddfellows Lodge. Meals are free. Free will donations accepted. This detail can also be added: BYOB (Bring ...