ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Leetonia 1949 lunch set at Salem Hills

LEETONIA – The Leetonia High School Class of 1949 plans to meet for lunch at noon Wednesday at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Day of Prayer marked at noon Thursday

SALEM – The seventh annual National Day of Prayer Gathering begins at noon Thursday on the Village Green at the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce building. This year’s theme is “Pray for America.” The program will last approximately 45 to 50 minutes and includes a proclamation for the city of Salem, flag presentations and a pledge, music, scriptures and prayers.

St. Paul LCBA meeting set Thursday

SALEM – The Loyal Christian Benefit Association meeting begins at 7 p.m. Thursday in St. Paul School gym. Card party results will be discussed and the Spring Fling ticket will be drawn from the members present.

Fish fry planned at Columbiana Legion

COLUMBIANA – An all-you-can-eat fish fry will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at American Legion Post 290. Cost is $10 for adults and $4 for children.

Reservation deadline for Crestview banquet

COLUMBIANA – Friday is the reservation deadline for the Crestview Local Alumni Association’s banquet. The banquet is slated May 18 at the Crestview Local Performing Arts Center. Doors will open at 4 p.m. for registration, socializing and tours of facility. Banquet activities commence at 5 p.m. Activities include induction of the Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame Class of 2013 alumni scholarship recipients, presentations, and the annual alumni membership meeting.

Reservations and payment may be sent to Crestview Local Alumni Association Inc., c/o Kristen Miller, alumni secretary, 44100 Crestview Road, Suite A, Columbiana 44408; 330- 482-5526 or alumni@crestviewrebels.org. Make checks payable to: Crestview Alumni Association. Cost is $25 per person.

Breakfast set at Salem Hunting Club Saturday

SALEM – The Salem Hunting Club at 549 Indiana Ave. is serving an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7 to11 a.m. Saturday. The menu offers eggs, pancakes, potatoes, bacon, toast and beverages.

Dance planned at Salem Eagles Saturday

SALEM – A dance will be held on Saturday at the Salem Eagles Club, 1884 N. Ellsworth Ave. Music will be provided by The DTs from 9 p.m. to midnight. The kitchen will be open from 8 to 10 p.m.

St. Paul Spring Fling tickets available

SALEM – Tickets are still available for the St. Paul Home and School’s Spring Fling, “Night of a Thousand Chances,” featuring casino games, prize baskets, an iPad auction, and reverse raffle with a final grand prize of $500 on Saturday at St. Paul School. A full buffet dinner will be provided by Evan’s Catering and Planning for ages 21 and over. Cost is $35 per person. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m. Each ticket includes entry into the event, appetizers, dinner, dessert, soft drinks, one reverse raffle entry, casino cash to start the night, and five tickets for the prize basket raffle.

For more information contact Sue Sowa at suesowa@yahoo.com or 330-337-8561. To order tickets contact Laura Nestic at 614-309-2115 or lnestic@neztechcorp.com or call St. Paul School at 330-337-3451. Reservations for tables of six are available for a fee of $20.

Cinco de Mayo party set at Salem VFW

SALEM – A Cinco de Mayo party will be held on Saturday at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 892, 496 Arch St. The kitchen will be open serving Mexican food specials from 5 to 8 p.m. Drink specials begin at 6 p.m. Music by “Damaged Goods” follows from 9 p.m. to midnight. The public is welcome.

Breakfast buffet planned at Sebring Legion

SEBRING – An all-you-can-eat buffet breakfast, a benefit for the Sebring High School girls fast pitch softball team, will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday at the American Legion on California Avenue. Cost is $7 which includes coffee and juice.

Concert offered by Dulci-More May 7

SALEM – The Ed Trickett with Cathy Barton and Dave Para concert, presented by Dulci-More, begins at 7 p.m. May 7 in the meeting room at the Dale Shaffer Research Library, 239 S. Lundy Ave. Admission is $10 per person, however, an additional $5 covers all children in a family. For more information call 234-564-3852.

Program offered at Genealogical Society meeting

SALEM – Wellsville native Steven Clark will present a program “Rags to Riches: William Chapman Ralston” at the Columbiana County Genealogical Society meeting at 7 p.m. May 8 at the Salem Historical Society’s meeting room in the Dale Shaffer Library on South Lundy

Avenue. Ralston was born and raised in Wellsville in the 1800s and ended in California’s Gold Rush with an untimely tragic ending. The program is free and open to the public.

Hospital Auxiliary’s annual luncheon planned

SALEM – Salem Community Hospital Auxiliary’s annual luncheon begins at noon May 9 at the Salem Golf Club. Entertainment will be provided by Kristen Hamner.

Drive-thru chicken dinner set in North Lima

NORTH LIMA – The Calvary United Methodist Church will hold its monthly drive-thru chicken dinner from 3:30 to 6 p.m. May 9, or until sold out. The meal includes a stuffed chicken breast, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans and a brownie. Cost is $6. The church is located at 12062 South Avenue Extension.

Leetonia/Salem Twp. Historical Society to meet

LEETONIA – The Leetonia/Salem Township Historical Society’s meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. May 9 in the Leetonia Community Public Library meeting room. Attorney Tim Brooks will present “History of the Ohio National Guard and Upcoming Recreation of Morgan’s Raiders.”

Rabies clinic offered at Hanoverton fire station

HANOVERTON – The Hanover Township Volunteer Fire Department is hosting its annual rabies clinic from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 18 at the Hanoverton Station on Second Street. Cost is $8 per shot.

‘Heart of Gold’ raffle to aid Heart Association

SALEM – Salem Community Hospital’s HeartWalk team will sponsor the “Heart of Gold” raffle during May. Tickets are $1 each or six for $5 and may be purchased by calling Reva Kugler at 330-332-7200 or Karen Royea at 330-332-7771. The winners will be drawn on May 31, for cash prizes of $25, $50 or $100. All proceeds will benefit the American Heart Association.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Salem 1951 to meet for breakfast

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1951 plans to meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. May 1 at the Skyline Diner.

Beaver Local building committee to meet

LISBON – The Beaver Local Board of Education Building and Grounds Committee meeting begins at 7 p.m. May 1 in room two at the high school.

DAHS 1946-47 plan lunch May 2

LISBON – The David Anderson High School classes of 1946 and 1947 are invited to lunch at 11:30 a.m. May 2 at the Taste of Country.

Minerva Village Wide Garage Sales set

MINERVA – The ninth annual Minerva Village Wide Garage Sales will be held from 9 to 5 p.m. May 2, 3 and 4. Maps to the sales may be picked up at Minerva Village Hall, 209 N. Market St. after 2 p.m. April 30, at most sale sites, or email at pattiw@ci.minerva.oh.us. For more information call 330-868-7705.

Crestview building committee to meet

COLUMBIANA – The Crestview Local Board of Education Buildings and Grounds Committee meeting begins at 6 a.m. May 3 in the superintendent’s office, 44100 Crestview Road, Suite A.

Salem 1972 breakfast planned

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1972 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. May 4 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Fairfield 1959 dinner scheduled

COLUMBIANA – The Fairfield-Waterford Class of 1959 will meet for dinner at 5:30 p.m. May 6 at Das Dutch Haus in Columbiana.

Getting Crafty craft set at Salem Library

SALEM – The Getting Crafty craft at 6:30 p.m. May 13 features Busy Bee Garden Pokes in the Salem Public Library’s Quaker Room. All materials will be provided free of cost for this class for adults ages 18 and older.

Registration is required at the adult circulation desk or by calling 330-332-0042 (option #2). To explore library programming and services visit www.salem.lib.oh.us.

GED testing scheduled in Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN – Official GED testing will be held at 8:45 a.m. and at 3:45 p.m. May 14 and 15 at Choffin Career and Technical Center. All participants must be pre-registered and bring a photo ID. To pre-register for the test or to enroll in free classes call 330-744-8715.

Open house set at Montessori Preschool

LISBON – Lisbon Montessori Preschool will have an open house from 5 to 7 p.m. May 16 at 223 E. Washington St. Anyone interested in enrolling their child for the 2013-14 school year is encouraged to attend. A pair of OSU Buckeye tickets, for Sept. 7, donated by State Rep. Nick Barborak, are being raffled on May 18. Only 100 tickets will be sold. Cost is $10 per chance. For more information call 330-424-5695 or 330-692-2589.

United FFA team competes in Wooster

HANOVERTON – United Future Farmers of America members, J.R. Himes, Cole Courtney, Brandon Grubb and Zak Tomlinson, competed at the State Dairy Judging Contest at ATI Wooster. The team placed ninth out of 52 teams in the contest. All four freshmen judged and placed five classes of dairy cattle. Himes also placed third individually out of 245 judges.

Founder’s Day Dinner sold out

SALEM-The Salem Historical Society’s 43rd Founders’ Day dinner scheduled for April 30 at the Salem Community Center has been sold out. Stand-by reservations are being taken by calling 330-337-8514 and leaving a message. Should seats become available, you will be contacted.

A popular event of the annual activities is the Chinese auction. Other events for the evening include recognition of the 2013 Citizens of Honor, Edwin Smith and R. S. McCulloch Sr., and a commemoration the 150th anniversary of John Hunt Morgan’s Raid as presented by Attorney Tim Brookes of East Liverpool.

Jigsaw exchange set at Salem Library

SALEM – Salem Public Library’s jigsaw puzzle exchange will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 18 in the library’s Quaker Room at 821 E. State St.

In preparation for the exchange, adult and children’s puzzles will be accepted at the adult services desk during regular business hours May 4-17. Participants will receive one ticket for each puzzle brought in. Bring only puzzles with all pieces and in good condition. For more information call 330-332-0042.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Public breakfast scheduled Saturday at Masonic Building

SALEM- The public is invited to a breakfast buffet from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the Masonic Building, 788 E. State St.

Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children 2 to 10.

The menu offers pancakes, waffles, sausage, bacon, scrambled eggs, homemade sausage gravy, biscuits, homefries, toast, fruit cocktail and beverages. The building offers a handicapped accessible elevator.

Free ham dinner will be served at the First Brethren Church

NORTH GEORGETOWN – A free ham dinner will be served from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. today at the First Brethren Church, 27333 Main St.

This month’s meal includes au gratin potatoes, vegetables, bread, beverage and dessert.

The dinner is open to the public and held in conjunction with the small engine show in North Georgetown. Donations are accepted, but are not necessary.

Drug Take-Back locations set at Beaver Twp., Canfield PDs

NORTH LIMA – The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has scheduled another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday for people who want to dispose of unwanted and unused prescription drugs.

The following sites will be open:

The Beaver Township Police Department at 601 W. South Range Road, which also is a permanent 24-hour drop-off site; and the Canfield Police Department at 104 Lisbon St., Canfield.

Columbiana County Dems sponsoring Banquet in Salem

SALEM – The Columbiana County Democrats will sponsor the Banquet in Salem from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building.

The menu offers chicken noodle soup, meat loaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, applesauce and sundaes.

Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

Researcher will appear at open house at KSU East Liverpool

EAST LIVERPOOL – The University of Cincinnati and Kent State-sponsored Communities Actively Researching Exposure Study (CARES) will hold an open house on April 29, featuring a meet and greet with University of Cincinnati researcher Dr. Erin Haynes, tours of the center, study information, etc.

The free and open to the public event takes place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the “Slack Shack” at Kent State University, 400 E. Fourth St. Light refreshments will be served.

CARES, a research study investigating the potential health effects of air quality on children living in and around East Liverpool, is recruiting children ages 7 to 9 years.

Eligible children must have lived in East Liverpool or the surrounding area their whole life.

The child’s mother also must have resided in East Liverpool or the surrounding area while pregnant with the child. Participation day involves several fun activities to test the child’s ability to learn and coordinate movements. Biological samples will also be collected and measured for metal exposure. To participate call 330-382-7428 or 866-AIR-3299.

Fairfield-Waterford High School Class of 1960 will meet

COLUMBIANA – The Fairfield-Waterford High School Class of 1960 plans to meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. May 2 at Annabell’s in Salem.

Church Women?United will

celebrate Friendship Day

SALEM – Church Women United will celebrate National Friendship Day on May 3 with a luncheon downstairs at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church.

The catered meal will be served at 12:30 p.m. Reservations should be made by April 29 by contacting Pat Wilde at 330-337-3914. The fee of $5.50 can be paid at the door.

The program will be given by the children of the Quaker Day Care Center. The public is invited.

United High School Class of 1967 will meet for breakfast

HANOVERTON – United High School Class of 1967 will meet for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. May 4 at the Avalon Restaurant in Hanoverton.

For further information call 330-222-1739 or 330-424-1259.

Hannah Mullins School again achieves full accreditation

SALEM – Hannah E. Mullins School of Practical Nursing (HEMSPN) located in Salem has announced the practical nursing program has once again achieved full accreditation by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC).

HEMSPN, under the direction of Kathleen M. Reagan, MSN, RN, is the only practical nursing program to boast this honor in the five county area. There are only two other practical nursing programs in Ohio that are NLNAC accredited.

In addition, 100 percent of the August 2012 graduating class has passed the licensing exam and 100 percent are employed in nursing. HEMSPN offers classes twice a year in September and March.

Reservations remain for the Teaming For Success summit

SALEM – Reservations are still available for the Teaming For Success, an Economic Development Summit held once a year in Columbiana County, sponsored by the Sustainable Opportunity Development Center and the Chambers of Commerce in Columbiana County.

The 2013 event takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 6 at the Salem Community Center .

This year’s theme is “Growing Northeast Ohio’s Competitiveness.” The event will offer important information and updates on the county and U.S. Route 30 completion, Team NEO-Northeast Ohio Regional Economic Competitiveness, National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Initiative, TechBelt Energy Initiative, and an update from MAGNET-PRISM.

Registration begins at 8 a.m. Cost is $50 per person. Sponsorships are available for $100.

To register or to become a sponsor contact the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce at 330-337-3473 or e-mail to Tammy Peppel at tlpeppel@salemohiochamber.org.

Field day will promote 4-H awareness and growth

LISBON – The Extension Office, Program Advisory Committee, and Senior Fair Board members are sponsoring a 4-H Field Day on May 17 to promote 4-H awareness and growth.

Many 4-H volunteers will give guided tours of the fairgrounds and 4-H members will give demonstrations on how they care and show their animals during the fair.

Displays will be posted in the 4-H Junior Fair Building displaying non-livestock projects that are available. Lunch is provided.

For more information contact the Ohio State University Extension, Columbiana County Extension Office, at 330-424-7291 before May 10.

Grandparenting class offered by Salem Community Hospital

SALEM – Current or soon-to-be grandparents can learn about new approaches to child care during a free grandparenting class hosted by Salem Community Hospital’s Family Education Program.

The class will be offered from 1 to 3 p.m. May 11 at the hospital, and will include discussions on infant safety, nutrition and medications. A tour of New Beginnings Family Care Center, SCH’s maternity unit, will also be provided. To register call 330-337-4989.

Salem Community Center holding two-week swim clinic

SALEM – The Salem Community Center is offering a two-week swim clinic on weekdays from May 20-31.

There is no practice on Memorial Day. The goal of the clinic is to prepare swimmers for their upcoming summer swim seasons.

Participants 10 and under will swim from 4 to 5 p.m. Participants 11 and up will swim from 5 to 6 p.m. Cost is $55 for members and $70 for non-members. To sign-up call 330-332-5885.

Food distribution scheduled at Winona Friends Church

WINONA – A food distribution is scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Winona Friends Church, 4615 Whinnery Road.

The distribution is open to families and individuals living in the United Local School District. For more information call 330-222-1551.

Carry-out dinner will benefit United Methodist Relay for Life

NEW WATERFORD – A carry-out dinner is being planned to benefit the East Fairfield United Methodist Church Relay for Life Team.

The dinner will be available from 3 to 6 p.m. April 25 at the East Fairfield United Methodist Church.

The menu offers stuffed chicken, green beans, mashed potatoes and gravy and dessert. Cost is $7 per meal.

Carryout is offered at the west entrance of the church, where you order and pay, and have your dinner delivered to your car. For more information call 330-457-2465.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Country style breakfast will be served at Concord Presbyterian

SALEM – An all-you-can-eat country-style breakfast will be served from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Concord Presbyterian Church on Route 45, north of Salem.

Items available are pancakes, sausage, sausage gravy, eggs, French toast, waffles, fruit cup, juice and coffee. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children ages 5 to 12 and free for 4 years and under.

Salem Community Hospital sponsoring blood drive

SALEM – Salem Community Hospital is sponsoring an American Red Cross blood drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 1 in the hospital’s second floor classrooms.

Individuals who have not given blood since March 6 are eligible to donate. Appointments may be made by calling the hospital’s public relations department at 330-332-7227. Walk-ins will also be accepted.

United Quilt Guild’s projects begins May 7

SALEM – United Quilt Guild’s UnFinished Objects and Market Place projects begins at 9:30 a.m. May 7 at the First Presbyterian Church. The business session and program, “Care of Fabrics,” follows.

Salem High School Class of 1956 will meet May 8

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1956 will meet for its bi-monthly luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. May 8 at Salem Hills Golf and Country Club. Spouses and friends are welcome.

Program for needy youth to build work history offered

LISBON – The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) enables low income TANF-eligible Columbiana County youth to gain valuable work experience while earning a paycheck to help meet basic needs. Youth may work part time or up to 40 hours a week through this program.

The SYEP offers the opportunity for youth to develop a work history and have a current reference from an employer.

SYEP will operate in Columbiana County from May 20 through Aug. 30.

– Eligibility requirements: Resident of Columbiana County.

-Income eligible: Within 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Level.

-Age: 16 to 24 years of age. Youth in foster care may participate in the program.

Youth interested in participating in the SYEP may apply at the Columbiana County Department of Job and Family Services at 7989 Dickey Drive, Suite 2 on May 7, 8 or 9 between 1 and 6 p.m.

A make-up application day will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. May 16. Evening appointments for May 16 must be scheduled no later than May 14 by calling 330-420-6513 or 330-420-6514.

Youth under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Parents/guardians must bring the following for their child: birth certificate, Social Security card, photo I.D., copy of most recent report card and if youth would like their pay to be direct deposited, a copy of a voided check or savings account statement is needed. The CCDJFS anticipates that 55 worksites will participate in the program.

Music Can Cure accepting nominations of inspiring teens

SALEM – Do you know a teen who has stood strong and stayed positive during their battle with a terminal illness? Tell us their story and why they inspire you to make the most of each day. The most inspiring teen will win a brand new Kindle Fire HD to comfort them during their time at the hospital.

E-mail your submission to angiepersello@gmail.com, or mail it to: Music Can Cure, 2900 Slater Road, Salem 44460. Include the nominee’s name, age, illness, primary care facility, your contact information, how you know the nominee, the nominee’s story and how they inspire you, in 500 words or less.

The deadline for submissions is May 1. Winners must live within 50 miles of Youngstown. This giveaway is made possible through a donation to Music Can Cure, an organization aimed at comforting terminally ill teens during their extensive hospital stays.

For more information contact Angie Persello at 234-567-3220 or angiepersello@gmail.com.

Friends of the Banquet will sponsor Fourth Thursday meal

SALEM – The Fourth Thursday Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Memorial Building, sponsored by Friends of the Banquet.

The menu offers fried chicken, cheesy potatoes, mixed vegetables, salad, fresh vegetables and fruit, peaches and sundaes. Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

Steak fry will be served Saturday at Salem VFW Post

SALEM – A steak fry will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 892, 496 Arch St.

Dinner includes a 12-ounce strip steak, mushrooms, baked potato, salad, roll and dessert. Cost is $12. The public is invited.

Food distribution scheduled at Winona Friends Church

WINONA – A food distribution is scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Winona Friends Church, 4615 Whinnery Road.

The distribution is open to families and individuals living in the United Local School District. For more information call 330-222-1551.

Carry-out dinner will benefit United Methodist Relay for Life

NEW WATERFORD – A carry-out dinner is being planned to benefit the East Fairfield United Methodist Church Relay for Life Team.

The dinner will be available from 3 to 6 p.m. April 25 at the East Fairfield United Methodist Church.

The menu offers stuffed chicken, green beans, mashed potatoes and gravy and dessert. Cost is $7 per meal. Carryout is offered at the west entrance of the church, where you order and pay, and have your dinner delivered to your car. For more information call 330-457-2465.

United Local Class of 1963 will hold reunion planning meeting

HANOVERTON – The United High School Class of 1963 has scheduled a reunion planning meeting at noon May 1 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

‘Chicken on the Run’ dinnerNwill be available May 2

SALEM – “Chicken on the Run” drive-thru chicken dinners will be available from 4 to 6 p.m. May 2, or until sold out, at the First United Methodist Church, 244 S. Broadway Ave. Cost is $7.

Memorial Day Parade will be discussed during meeting

SALEM – The Memorial Day Parade will be discussed when the Salem Area Amateur Radio Association meets at 6:30 p.m. May 2 in the Quaker Room at the Salem Public Library.

Topics for discussion include equipment and the upcoming field day. New members and guests are welcome.

OSU Buckeye Sports Bulletin publisher will speak at banquet

SALEM – Dr. Will Stamp, president of the Columbiana County Ohio State Alumni Association, has announced that the annual banquet begins at 6 p.m. May 2 at the Salem Golf Club.

Frank Moskowitz, publisher of the OSU Buckeye Sports Bulletin, will be the guest speaker.

Cost is $30 per person or $50 per couple. For tickets contact Geoff Goll at 330-337-9529 before April 29.

There will also be a silent auction of Buckeye paraphernalia. All proceeds will be used to help county OSU students.

The public is welcome to attend.

Salem High School Class of 1963 will meet May 4

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1963 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. May 4 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

KSU Salem CommUniversity Choir will perform May 4

SALEM – The Kent State Salem CommUniversity Choir is presenting its annual spring concert at 7 p.m. May 4 in the Kent State University City Center auditorium. This year’s theme is “Color Your World With Song.”

The free public concert will feature the blended voices of KSU students, faculty and community members.

It is under the direction of Mel Fucci, music instructor at KSU Salem.

Salem students will perform during upcoming presentations

SALEM – Musical entertainment is planned next month at two schools in Salem. The Salem Junior High/Senior High Band concert begins at 6:30 p.m. May 6 in the high school auditorium.

The Fifth-Grade Band concert will be held at 6 p.m. May 13 in the Southeast School gym.

Also scheduled to perform is the Sixth-Grade Band concert at 6 p.m. May 16 in the Southeast School gym. The public is welcome to all performances.

‘Designing Unique Summer Containers’ being offered

COLUMBIANA – “Designing Unique Summer Containers” with Keith Kaiser will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. May 15 at the Columbiana Public Library, 332 N. Middle St.

Kaiser will be planting the containers for the library and discussing plants. He is the horticulture director of Mill Creek MetroParks and Fellows Riverside Gardens. Registration is required at the library or by calling 330-482-5509.

Salem Library plans “Turn Off the TV Week’ April 29-May 5

SALEM – Salem Public Library has a series of activities planned from April 29 through May 5 during “Turn Off the TV Week.”

All events take place in the library’s Quaker Room at 821 E. State St.

Family Craft Night begins at 6:30 p.m. April 29 when families will create a container garden to take home.

“Let’s Tell a Story” is the theme for April 30. At 6:30 p.m. families will hear stories and tell tales using the library’s puppet collection, then creating puppets to take home.

Family Game Night begins at 6:30 p.m. May 1 with games and materials provided.

Children can compete individually or as a family in the LEGO Building Contest at 10 a.m. May 4.

Bring your best LEGO design (no kits), put final touches on your design, and join in the voting for best design.Voting begins at 10:30 a.m.

Registration will be accepted in the children’s department. LEGO contest registration begins on April 27. For more information stop in or call 330-332-0042 (option #3).

Salem High School Class of 1962 will meet May 22

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1962 plans to meet for lunch at 11 a.m. May 22 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Friends of the Banquet will sponsor Fourth Thursday meal

SALEM – The Fourth Thursday Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. April 25 at the Memorial Building, sponsored by Friends of the Banquet.

The menu offers fried chicken, cheesy potatoes, mixed vegetables, salad, fresh vegetables and fruit, peaches and sundaes. Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

Steak fry will be served Saturday at Salem VFW Post

SALEM – A steak fry will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 892, 496 Arch St.

Dinner includes a 12-ounce strip steak, mushrooms, baked potato, salad, roll and dessert. Cost is $12. The public is invited.

Food distribution scheduled at Winona Friends Church

WINONA – A food distribution is scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Winona Friends Church, 4615 Whinnery Road.

The distribution is open to families and individuals living in the United Local School District. For more information call 330-222-1551.

Carry-out dinner will benefit United Methodist Relay for Life

NEW WATERFORD – A carry-out dinner is being planned to benefit the East Fairfield United Methodist Church Relay for Life Team.

The dinner will be available from 3 to 6 p.m. April 25 at the East Fairfield United Methodist Church.

The menu offers stuffed chicken, green beans, mashed potatoes and gravy and dessert. Cost is $7 per meal. Carryout is offered at the west entrance of the church, where you order and pay, and have your dinner delivered to your car. For more information call 330-457-2465.

United Local Class of 1963 will hold reunion planning meeting

HANOVERTON – The United High School Class of 1963 has scheduled a reunion planning meeting at noon May 1 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

‘Chicken on the Run’ dinner will be available May 2

SALEM – “Chicken on the Run” drive-thru chicken dinners will be available from 4 to 6 p.m. May 2, or until sold out, at the First United Methodist Church, 244 S. Broadway Ave. Cost is $7.

Memorial Day Parade will be discussed during meeting

SALEM – The Memorial Day Parade will be discussed when the Salem Area Amateur Radio Association meets at 6:30 p.m. May 2 in the Quaker Room at the Salem Public Library.

Topics for discussion include equipment and the upcoming field day. New members and guests are welcome.

OSU Buckeye Sports Bulletin publisher will speak at banquet

SALEM – Dr. Will Stamp, president of the Columbiana County Ohio State Alumni Association, has announced that the annual banquet begins at 6 p.m. May 2 at the Salem Golf Club.

Frank Moskowitz, publisher of the OSU Buckeye Sports Bulletin, will be the guest speaker.

Cost is $30 per person or $50 per couple. For tickets contact Geoff Goll at 330-337-9529 before April 29.

There will also be a silent auction of Buckeye paraphernalia. All proceeds will be used to help county OSU students.

The public is welcome to attend.

Salem High School Class of 1963 will meet May 4

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1963 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. May 4 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

KSU Salem CommUniversity

Choir will perform May 4

SALEM – The Kent State Salem CommUniversity Choir is presenting its annual spring concert at 7 p.m. May 4 in the Kent State University City Center auditorium. This year’s theme is “Color Your World With Song.”

The free public concert will feature the blended voices of KSU students, faculty and community members.

It is under the direction of Mel Fucci, music instructor at KSU Salem.

Salem students will perform

during upcoming presentations

SALEM – Musical entertainment is planned next month at two schools in Salem. The Salem Junior High/Senior High Band concert begins at 6:30 p.m. May 6 in the high school auditorium.

The Fifth-Grade Band concert will be held at 6 p.m. May 13 in the Southeast School gym.

Also scheduled to perform is the Sixth-Grade Band concert at 6 p.m. May 16 in the Southeast School gym. The public is welcome to all performances.

‘Designing Unique Summer

Containers’ being offered

COLUMBIANA – “Designing Unique Summer Containers” with Keith Kaiser will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. May 15 at the Columbiana Public Library, 332 N. Middle St.

Kaiser will be planting the containers for the library and discussing plants. He is the horticulture director of Mill Creek MetroParks and Fellows Riverside Gardens. Registration is required at the library or by calling 330-482-5509.

Salem Library plans “Turn Off the TV Week’ April 29-May 5

SALEM – Salem Public Library has a series of activities planned from April 29 through May 5 during “Turn Off the TV Week.”

All events take place in the library’s Quaker Room at 821 E. State St.

Family Craft Night begins at 6:30 p.m. April 29 when families will create a container garden to take home.

“Let’s Tell a Story” is the theme for April 30. At 6:30 p.m. families will hear stories and tell tales using the library’s puppet collection, then creating puppets to take home.

Family Game Night begins at 6:30 p.m. May 1 with games and materials provided.

Children can compete individually or as a family in the LEGO Building Contest at 10 a.m. May 4.

Bring your best LEGO design (no kits), put final touches on your design, and join in the voting for best design.Voting begins at 10:30 a.m.

Registration will be accepted in the children’s department. LEGO contest registration begins on April 27. For more information stop in or call 330-332-0042 (option #3).

Salem High School Class

of 1962 will meet May 22

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1962 plans to meet for lunch at 11 a.m. May 22 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

LISBON – The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) enables low income TANF-eligible Columbiana County youth to gain valuable work experience while earning a paycheck to help meet basic needs. Youth may work part time or up to 40 hours a week through this program. The SYEP offers the opportunity for youth to develop a work history and have a current reference from an employer.

SYEP will operate in Columbiana County from May 20 through Aug. 30.

Eligibility requirements: Resident of Columbiana County.

Income eligible: Within 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Level.

Age:16 to 24 years of age. Youth in foster care may participate in the program.

Youth interested in participating in the SYEP may apply at the Columbiana County Department of Job and Family Services at 7989 Dickey Drive, Suite 2 on May 7, 8 or 9 between 1 and 6 p.m. A make-up application day will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. May 16. Evening appointments for May 16 must be scheduled no later than May 14 by calling 330-420-6513 or 330-420-6514.

Youth under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Parents/guardians must bring the following for their child: birth certificate, Social Security card, photo I.D., copy of most recent report card and if youth would like their pay to be direct deposited, a copy of a voided check or savings account statement is needed. The CCDJFS anticipates that 55 worksites will participate in the program.

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Deerfield Historical

Society to meet tonight

DEERFIELD – The Deerfield Historical Society’s regular meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. today at the Deerfield Town Hall, 1450 state Route14. There will not be a first Monday dance in May due to voting.

Heart Works Cardiac

Support Group to meet today

COLUMBIANA – The Heart Works Cardiac Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. today at Grace Church, 140 S. Main St. Cindy Wetzel, Salem Community Hospital critical care nurse and heart failure coordinator, will speak. For more information call 330-892-0512.

Salem 1945 lunch planned

SALEM The Salem High School Class of 1945 plans to meet for lunch at noon Wednesday at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Rotary Roadrunners Relay team sets lunch Friday

EAST PALESTINE – Rotary Roadrunners Relay For Life team will hold its third annual Round Up Lunch For a Cure on Friday. Orders can either be emailed to bkddavis74@yahoo.com or faxed to 330-426-6441; submitted by April 24. Choice includes homemade egg salad or homemade chicken salad or ham and cheese on a freshly baked croissant; homemade macaroni salad or pasta salad; homemade chocolate or peanut butter brownie cake; bottled water or lemonade. Cost is $6. The lunch can either be picked up at the First United Presbyterian Church, 109 W. Rebecca St. between 10:30 a.m. and noon April 26 or delivered to you by a team member.

The Lunch For a Cure is one of the team’s largest fund raisers with all proceeds going to the American Cancer Society. This year’s Relay for Life Event will be held June 28 and 29 at Crestview High School. For more information call Bonnie Davis at 330-271-1979.

Roadworks to perform for dance at Salem Eagles

SALEM – A dance is scheduled from 9 p.m. to midnight Saturday at the Salem Eagles Club, 1884 N. Ellsworth Ave. Music will be provided by Roadworks. The kitchen will be open from 8 to 10 p.m.

Breakfast set Saturday

at Salineville Kiwanis

SALINEVILLE – An all-you-can-eat breakfast will be served from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Kiwanis building. Cost is $6 for adults and $4 for children. Carryouts are available.

Benefit pasta dinner, concert planned at Crestview

COLUMBIANA – A benefit pasta dinner and concert is slated from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at Crestview High School’s Performing Arts Center. All dinner donation proceeds will benefit the Pelino and Raneri families. Carryouts are available. Performances throughout the day will be provided by the Performing Arts Department.

DAHS 1963 plans breakfast

LISBON – The David Anderson High School Class of 1963 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Taste of Country.

Washingtonville VFW

to serve breakfast Sunday

WASHINGTONVILLE – Breakfast will be served from 8 to 11 a.m. Sunday at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5532. Carryouts are available by calling 330-427-2533.

Area retired nurses

to meet at Salem Hills May 1

SALEM – Area retired nurses are invited to meet for lunch at noon May 1 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club, 12688 Salem-Warren Road.

Breakfast buffet offered by Salem Masons Saturday

SALEM-A public breakfast buffet will be served from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the Salem Masonic Building, 788 E. State St. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children under age 10 and free for children under 2. The menu offers pancakes, waffles, sausage, bacon, scrambled eggs, homemade sausage gravy, biscuits, homefries, toast, fruit cocktail, orange juice, coffee and tea. The building is equipped with a handicapped accessible elevator. Proceeds will be directed to the Salem Masonic Building Fund.

Leetonia 1951 breakfast set

LEETONIA The Leetonia High School Class of 1951 plans to meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. May 7 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Elementary students invited to 4H field Day May 17

LISBON – All elementary students are invited to the annual field day at the Columbiana County fairgrounds from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 17. All 4-H members from the county will be on hand with their 2014 fair projects. Information will also be available on how to become a 4-H member. Teachers and local educators are encouraged to contact the extension office at 330-424-7291 to make reservations for their student groups. Free lunch is provided so reservations are necessary and must be made before May 10.

Salem 1983 reunion planned

SALEM – Salem High School Class of 1983 will host its 30th reunion on July 20 in the Salem Elks Lodge’s upper hall. An upcoming committee meeting on May 30 will finalize plans.

Second Harvest Food

Bank lands $4,000 grant

YOUNGSTOWN – Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley, a member Food Bank of Feeding America, announced on Monday it has been selected to receive a $4,000 grant as part of the Restaurant Community Grants program. The grants program, now in its second year, empowers each restaurant in the Darden family of brands to help award a $1,000 grant to support local community programs. The donation will enable the Food Bank’s BackPack Program to provide 300 low-income, third- and fourth-grade children with nutritious, child friendly food so that they do not go hungry over the weekend.

Darden’s Red Lobster, Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse, Bahama Breeze, Seasons 52, The Capital Grille and Eddie V’s brands participated in the program. Many restaurants and brands worked together to award one nonprofit organization with a larger grant and make a greater impact in their community. The restaurants will award more than $1.9 million to more than 850 exceptional nonprofit organizations in the U.S. and Canada. Nonprofits receiving grants support one of Darden’s three key focus areas: access to postsecondary education, preservation of natural resources and hunger.

The BackPack Program is a national program of Feeding America, and is designed to meet the needs of children when other resources for food are not available, such as weekends and holidays.

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Fundraiser dinner is Saturday at Crestview

COLUMBIANA – ?A benefit pasta dinner and concert at Crestview High School’s Performing Arts Center will be held from noon-4 p.m. Saturday.

All dinner donation proceeds to benefit the Pelino and Raneri families. Carryouts will also be available. There will be performances throughout the day by the Performing Arts Department.

United Soccer Fun Day Kickoff is May 11

WINONA – The United Soccer Association and the United High School girls and boys soccer teams are presenting United Soccer Fun Day Kickoff from 9:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, May 11 at the Clewell’s Landing soccer fields.

There will be instruction, scrimmaging and a soccer penalty shootout competition. Cost is $15.

Kids ages 4 and up are welcome to attend. Open to all schools. Deadline registration is April 29.

Download the registration form at www.unitedyouthsoccer.org and mail to: United Soccer Association, PO Box 121, Winona OH 44493.

Fairfield Ruritans Club will meet Thursday

COLUMBIANA – The Fairfield Township Ruritan Club is inviting the public to meet new city manager Lance Willard during its regular dinner meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at Heck’s Restaurant.

Cost is $10 per guest and includes salad, entree, drink and dessert. The meeting will adjourn at 8:30 p.m.

RSVP to Ken Nickalo at 330-482-2561 by 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Wildlife Education Center Opening May 4-5

EAST LIVERPOOL – The Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center, 12798 Echo Dell Road, will be opening its doors to the public for the 2013 season on Saturday, May 4 and Sunday May 5 from 1-5 p.m. each day.

The center will be will be open every Saturday and Sunday through the first weekend of October.

Visitors will enjoy the new bird viewing displays, the newly-built rain garden and many animal displays.

Admission is free but donations are accepted. For more information, visit beavercreekwildlife.org.

Rock n Roll Night is Friday at Leetonia HS

LEETONIA – Lifeline of Columbiana County Pregnancy Center will present Rock n Roll Night from 7-10 p.m. Friday at Leetonia High School.

Admission is $5 single, $8 per couple with children 16 and under admitted free with an adult. There will music, a Chinese auction, food and a 50/50 raffle.

Rabies clinic scheduled May 11

EAST LIVERPOOL – A rabies clinic will be held from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. at the Tri-State Coon Hunter and Sportsman Club.

All animals $8. For information call 330-386-3220.

The Joshua Project hosting fundraiser

WELLSVILLE – The Joshua Project will host a donations-only spaghetti dinner from 4-7 p.m. Saturday at the Wellsville First Christian Church.

Music will be provided by local artists. The Joshua Project is a local, non-profit organization, helping those in need. Anyone wanting to donate a dessert may call 330-532-9014.

Library exhibit highlights Salem history

SALEM – An exhibit featuring Century Homes and other Salem structures will be on display May 1-31 on the ground floor of the Salem Public Library.

Hours are 9 a.m.-8;30 p.m. Mondays-through-Thursdays, from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and from 1-5 p.m. Sundays.

The display is sponsored by the Salem Preservation Society.

‘Researching Your Structure’ will be held

SALEM -The Salem Area Chamber of Commerce’s free “Researching Your Structure”?panel presentation will be h eld at 7 p.m. May 2.

It will feature representatives from the Salem Historical Society and Salem Design Review Board discussing deeds, wills, maps, reference books, directories, and how to follow unusual leads to discover your home or building’s history.

The panel is sponsored by Salem Preservation Society.

First Baptist Church sponsoring Banquet

SALEM – The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Memorial Building.

The sponsor is the First Baptist Church.

The menu offers tomato soup, ham, scalloped potatoes, corn, applesauce, fresh vegetables and fruit, and cupcakes. Additional sponsors are needed.

For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

New Garden Church hosting sale Saturday

NEW GARDEN – A rummage sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 26 and 9 a.m. to noon April 27 at the New Garden Church on Route 9.

There will be a bake sale and lunch available featuring homemade soups and pies, sandwiches, pop and coffee.

Chicken pot pie supper will be served

GREENFORD – The annual chicken pot pie supper will be served Saturday at the Greenford Lutheran Church.

Seating times are 4:30 and 6 p.m.

The meal includes chicken pot pie, mashed potatoes and gravy, cole slaw, applesauce, pie or cake and a beverage. Cost is $8.50 for adults and $4 for ages 3 to 11.

Carryouts are available from 4 to 6 p.m. Tickets are available by calling the church office from 9 a.m. to noon Monday, Tuesday, Thursday or Friday at 330-533-5324. Walk-ins are welcome upon availability.

The church is located at the corner of Route 165 and Lisbon Road.

Quota International offering scholarship

SALEM – Quota International of Salem is once again offering a $500 one-time scholarship.

In keeping with Quota’s major service emphasis, “aid to the hearing and speech handicapped: an applicant is required to be enrolled, or enrolling, in an accredited college or university, majoring in audiology, speech pathology or deaf education.

The applicant must reside in, and be a graduating or graduated senior, in one of the following school districts: Salem, Lisbon, Leetonia, United Local West Branch, Columbiana, Sebring, or South Range.

The deadline for mailing applications and two faculty reference letters is May 1.

Selection by the Awards Committee will be based on the applicant’s academic proficiency citizenship, leadership, public service, character, and financial need.

Applications should be returned to Ila Jeanne Paxson, 333 W. 10th St., Salem 44460.

Applications can be picked up at your school counselor’s office or by contacting Paxson at 330-337-8895.

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Amaranth spaghetti dinner fund raiser set at Masons

SALEM – The public is invited to the Amaranth spaghetti dinner fund raiser from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the Masonic Temple, 788 E. State St. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 6 and under.

Also planned is a public breakfast buffet from 7:30 to 10 a.m. April 27. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children under age 10 and free for children under 2. The menu offers pancakes, waffles, sausage, bacon, scrambled eggs, homemade sausage gravy, biscuits, homefries, toast, fruit cocktail, orange juice, coffee and tea. The building is equipped with a handicapped accessible elevator. Proceeds will be directed to the Salem Masonic Building Fund.

West Branch Board of

Education to meet Monday

BELOIT – The West Branch Board of Education’s special meeting begins at 4:30 p.m. Monday in the high school library. Members will review the district’s current finances and consider and act upon additional revenue options, and discuss and act upon routine personnel matters.

Salem 1967 dinner planned

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1967 plans to meet for its monthly dinner/social at 6 p.m. May 16 at Ricky’s English Pub.

United Wall honorees

to be inducted May 25

HANOVERTON – The United Wall of Fame Committee has announced its 2013 induction class. The 17th class of honorees will be inducted on May 25. Inductees are: Mark Drotleff, Robert Hall Jr., Josh McArthur, Jeff Roach, Paul Taylor and Chad Wood.

Drotleff, Hall and McArthur are being inducted in the Academic /Career Accomplishment category. Taylor is being recognized in the Outstanding Service category. Roach and Wood are being inducted in the Athletic Accomplishment category.

The catered induction dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. May 25 in the high school cafeteria . Cost is $25 per person. Reservations must be made by May 15. Payment is also due in advance and should be sent to Lynn Altenhof, 28503 state Route 172, Kensington 44427. Checks should be payable to United Wall of Fame. Include a list of those attending with your payment. There is a reduced price of $10 for children 10 and under. For more information call Lynn Altenhof at 330-323-9087.

Quota International of Salem offers $500 scholarship

SALEM – Quota International of Salem is once again offering a $500 one-time scholarship. In keeping with Quota’s major service emphasis, “aid to the hearing and speech handicapped: an applicant is required to be enrolled, or enrolling, in an accredited college or university, majoring in audiology, speech pathology or deaf education. The applicant must reside in, and be a graduating or graduated senior, in one of the following school districts: Salem, Lisbon, Leetonia, United Local West Branch, Columbiana, Sebring, or South Range. The deadline for mailing applications and two faculty reference letters is May 1.

Selection by the Awards Committee will be based on the applicant’s academic proficiency citizenship, leadership, public service, character, and financial need. Applications should be returned to Ila Jeanne Paxson, 333 W. 10th St., Salem 44460. Applications can be picked up at your school counselor’s office or by contacting Paxson at 330-337-8895.

West point Lions to host

rabies clinic in Lisbon

WEST POINT – The West Point Lions Club’s next service project is a rabies clinic to be held from noon to 4 p.m. April 27 at the Mundy Tree Farm on state Route 45 in Lisbon. Rabies shots are $8 each.

World Book Night 2013 to be marked at Leetonia Library

LEETONIA – The Leetonia Community Public Library is participating in World Book Night 2013 on Tuesday when books will be given away at the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry of St. Patrick Church. Only residents of the Leetonia School District who are signed up to get their monthly food supply will be able to pick up a copy of these books: “The Phantom Tollbooth,” “Middle School The Worst Years of My Life” and “Salvage Bones.” For more information, go to www.worldbooknight.org.

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Beaver Creek Candle Co. holding open house is today

LISBON – The Beaver Creek Candle Company’s spring open house will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at its new store at 8330 County Home Road.

There will be raffle prizes, refreshments and special candle pricing. For more information call 330 424-0598.

Public invited to Amaranth spaghetti dinner on Saturday

SALEM – The public is invited to the Amaranth spaghetti dinner fund raiser from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Masonic Temple, 788 E. State St.

Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 6 and under. The building offers a handicap accessible elevator.

Portable basketball hoop used in SHS play will be raffled off

SALEM – The portable basketball hoop used on set of “Salem High School Musical” will be raffled off.

Tickets are $2 and may be purchased at any of the musical performances at 7:30 p.m. today and at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Salem High School. The hoop value is $315 and was donated to the school by the Moore Agency Inc.

Kitchen at VFW Post 892 will be open Saturday

SALEM – The kitchen at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 892 will be open from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

A variety of burgers and other menu items are available. The public is welcome.

Clothing giveaway, car wash high ‘Great Day of Service’

SEBRING – A clothing giveaway and a $1 car wash will highlight the third annual “Great Day of Service” on Saturday in the Sebring and West Branch communities.

The event is sponsored by Acts 2 Ministries and its partner churches.

The clothing giveaway will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the Acts 2 clothing closet at 636 W. Pine Lake Road and includes racks and tables of casual, school, and business clothing for adults and children.

The $1 car wash will be held from 10 a.m. to noon at fire station #2 on South 15th St.

Many other activities planned for the day, include home repairs for individuals previously nominated by their neighbors as needing assistance; yard work in Beloit and Sebring by traveling groups of workers; visiting with and playing games with residents of Copeland Oaks/Crandall Medical Center; litter pick-up along 12th and 15th streets; repairs, weeding and clean-up projects in Beloit and Sebring village parks and Sharon-Lynn group home near Salem; painting at the Goshen Township Hall; and a toy giveaway at a Sebring apartment facility.

Individuals wishing to volunteer for “Great Day of Service” projects are asked to meet at 8:30 a.m. at West Branch Middle School in Beloit for assignments.

Workers participating with the Acts 2 projects may be identified by the bright green T-shirts they will be wearing.

All projects will be performed free, and workers will not solicit contributions for their services. For more information call 330-938-2561.

Beekeepers’ monthly meeting is Sunday at Metro Parks Farm

CANFIELD – The Columbiana and Mahoning County Beekeepers’ monthly meeting begins at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Canfield Metro Parks Farm on Route 46 across from the fair entrance.

A potluck lunch will be served at 1 p.m. All are welcome to attend and learn about the benefits of the “honey bee.”

VFW Post 892 Ladies Auxiliary will meet Monday

SALEM – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 892 Ladies Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the post home.

First Baptist Church sponsoring Monday’s Banquet in Salem

SALEM – The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building. Next week’s sponsor is the First Baptist Church.

The menu offers tomato soup, ham, scalloped potatoes, corn, applesauce, fresh vegetables and fruit, and cupcakes. Additional sponsors are needed.

For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

Grace Lutheran Church food pantry will be open April 24

EAST PALESTINE – The food pantry of the Grace Lutheran Church will be open from 9:30 to 11 a.m. April 24.

The food distribution is open to East Palestine School District residents.

Survivors of Suicide support group will meet April 25

LISBON – Help Hotline Crisis Center’s support group meeting of the Survivors of Suicide begins at 6 p.m. April 25 in the Columbiana County Counseling Center on Route 154. For more information call 330-424-7767.

DAHS Class of 1955 will meet

LISBON – The David Anderson High School Class of 1955 plans to meet for breakfast at 10 a.m. April 25 at the Taste of Country.

Volunteers needed for trail clean-up

LISBON – Columbiana County Park District is seeking volunteers to help in the spring clean-up of the Greenway Trail at 10 a.m. April 27.

Participants are asked to bring gloves and small tools and meet at Teegarden Road parking lot. For more information call 330-424-9078.

Area Singles announces meetings dates

LISBON – Area Singles has announced its schedule of meetings for next month. Meetings will begin at 6 p.m. May 1 at BB Rooners in Salem, May 8 at The Phoenix in Canfield, May 15 at Italo’s in Lisbon, May 22 at Pinky’s in New Garden and May 29 at Marty’s BBQ in Salem.

Air Museum planning events for April 28

GREEN – The Military Aircraft Preservation Society Air Museum will hold its annual spring pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 28 on the west side of the Akron Canton Airport at 2260 International Parkway, just of Route 241 (Massillon Road) in the city of Green. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children under 12, which includes admission and parking.

The museum will remain open until 4 p.m. Fly-ins are welcome and asked to call ahead so the gate can be opened for your aircraft. Various MAPS members will speak about their military experiences and aircraft including World War II veterans beginning at 9 a.m.

A 1943 Boeing Stearman Bi-plane will offer rides from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 27 and 28. For reservations or questions call 330-354-228, 330-896-6332 or visit www.mapsairmuseum.org.

Pizza dinner will benefit the Baumgarners

LISBON – A pizza dinner benefit for Chuck and Sue Baumgarner will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. May 3 in the cafeteria at Beaver Local High School. Cost is $5 per person which includes salad and dessert. Donations will be used to defray transportation and medical costs for the family.

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Euchre fundraiser tourney set

LISBON – A euchre tournament fund raiser, sponsored by the David Anderson High School sophomore class, begins at 3 p.m. Saturday in the cafeteria.

Cost is $10. Partners will be rotated, participants do not have to bring a partner. There will be cash prizes based on the number of entries. A 50/50 and concessions will be available for sale.

LCBA’s card party is Saturday

SALEM – Loyal Christian Benefit Association’s annual card party is slated from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday in St. Paul School gym. Admission is $5 at the door.

There will be prizes and refreshments. Proceeds from the event supports many local charities.

Novelist will be at library

NILES – Judy Lennington of Cortland, a former 28-year resident of East Palestine, will appear from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the annual “Meet and Greet” at the McKinley Memorial Library in Niles.

Lennington currently has four novels available at Amazon. They are available in paperback, hardback, audio, all digital readers, and e-cards. She plans to have two more novels out this summer.

MCCTC celebrating Earth Day

CANFIELD – Students at the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center are celebrating Earth Day this year with a day full of events on Monday.

Students in the Interactive Multimedia program are putting their fashion design skills on display with the annual Trash Bash. Fashion shows begin at 10:40 a.m. and 11:20 a.m. in the school’s cafeteria.

In preparation for the fashion show, juniors in the IMM program worked in teams to design original outfits using items that are destined for the trash or recycling bin. Whether it is a dress made from old phone books or pants made from candy bar wrappers, students were challenged to think creatively and reinvent uses for recyclable items in a fun, fashion forward way.

Students in Robert Miller’s environmental science classes are hosting a day of speakers and activities aimed at increasing environmental awareness in the school.

Held in the Joyce Brooks Conference Center, the program includes speakers Stephanie Dyer of Eastgate Regional Council of Governments and Allison Giancola of the Ohio EPA. Students have also created sustainability stations where visitors can participate in environmental activities and games.

KSU Salem observing Earth Day

SALEM – Kent State University at Salem will observe Earth Week with a full slate of activities, demonstrations and presentations from 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. April 25.

The Horticulture Club, working with Associate Professor of Horticulture Chris Carlson, planned the day-long event with sessions to interest everyone from the do-it-yourself homeowner to the horticultural professional, and all ages.

Highlights of the day will include two tree planting and dedication ceremonies on the campus, with the first at noon and the second at 5 p.m.

Lola Lewis from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources will be on campus that day to answer questions related to urban forestry assistance for communities.

There will also be a twig identification table, providing attendees the chance to identify and smell all the unique and unusual scents of local trees.

The Ohio Department of Agriculture will provide free fact sheets and information handouts about threatening landscape pests.

The day’s schedule includes:

9 to 11:30 a.m. Tree Preservation: Cabling and Bracing Techniques, presented by the Kent State arboriculture class.

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Arborist Climbing and Rigging demonstration by Carlson and Kurt Magnello.

Noon Tree planting and dedication with the Horticulture Club and Carlson.

1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Hazardous tree detection demonstration using resistographs and increment borers, presented by Carlson and Jonathan Malish.

2:30 to 3 p.m. Soil compaction relief demonstration using a high-tech air spade, presented by Magnello and the Horticulture Club.

5 p.m. Tree planting and dedication with the Horticulture Club and Carlson.

7 p.m. Lecture by Carlson focusing on proper and improper planting and mulching techniques in Lecture Room 134.

8 p.m. Showing of the award winning animated short film, “The Man Who Planted Trees,” in the Lecture Hall.

This film is rated the fourth greatest short film of all time and is appropriate for all ages, so children are welcome.

8:45 p.m. Question and answer session with Carlson, associate professor of horticulture technology and expert arborist.

Anyone with questions related to trees, shrubs and landscape should plan to attend.

The Kent State Columbiana County Campuses, which is comprised of Kent State University at East Liverpool and Kent State University at Salem offers its students 27 programs, including 13 bachelor’s degrees locally.

Students may complete the first two degrees of more than 250 Kent State University degrees and programs. For more information call 877-KENT-EDU.

Parents support group will meet

SALEM – The Parents With Estranged Children support group meeting begins at 5:30 p.m. April 23 and 30 at Faith Chapel Fellowship, 511 E. Pershing St.

For more information contact Pastor Larry Paxson at 330-332-8573.

Leetonia HS classes will meet

LEETONIA – The Leetonia High School Classes of 1958-61 are invited to breakfast at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

SHS Class of 1950 will meet

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1950 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. April 24 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Music Study Club will meet

SALEM – The Salem Music Study Club will host its last informational meeting of 2012-13 at 7 p.m. April 24.

Members and guests are welcome to attend, as always, in the parlor of the Education Building beside the Emmanuel Lutheran Church. Jeff Smith will present a program for the evening’s entertainment.

Hours set at Research Center

LISBON – The Columbiana County Archives and Research Center at 129 S. Market St. will start new spring hours on May 1.

The building will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays and from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; closed Saturday, Sunday and Monday. Other times are available by appointment.

Caregiver support groups set

ALLIANCE – The Alzheimer’s Association will hold monthly caregiver support groups on the following dates: at 7 p.m. May 9 at the Common Ground Church Community, 2310 W. South Range Road, North Lima; and at 2 p.m. May 23 at Rodman Public Library, 215 E. Broadway St., Alliance.

Meetings are free of charge and open to all caregivers, family members, and friends with a loved one living with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia.

For more information, call the Greater East Ohio Area Alzheimer’s Association at 330-650-0552 or 800-272-3900.

Vision for Vets 5K is May 17

COLUMBIANA – The Vision for Veterans 5k on May 17 kicks off with race-day registration at 4:30 p.m. in Pavilion Number One in Firestone Park.

The race features a toddler trot at 5:45 p.m. for ages 4 and under; and the Kid’s Fun Run (1/4 mile) for ages 5 to 9.

The highlight of the evening is the 5k evening race which starts in front of Funland at 6:45 p.m.

Runners and walkers are asked to participate in an effort to raise funds for the building of a wheelchair ramp for a veteran. Participants receive a ribbon, swag bag, and T-shirt if pre-registered.

Age group awards will be provided with the overall male, female, and veterans receiving trophies.

Registration for the event is currently taking place with applications available on the race website www.SandBFoundation.org or for those wishing to use credit cards to register go to www.active.com or www.runsignup.com.

The Siembida and Boggs Philanthropic Foundation is seeking donations from the public to help defray the cost of building a wheelchair ramp.

Those interested in helping are asked to contact race directors, Josh and Crystal Boggs at 330-482-9105. Volunteers are also needed for event day.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

UL Alumni Jubilee show, dinner planned

HANOVERTON – The 2013 United Alumni Jubilee show, “A Tribute to Broadway,” begins at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the United Local auditorium. Admission is $7 for adults and $4 for students. A pasta dinner will be served from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday in the cafeteria. Cost is $7 for adults and $5 for children under 12.

Public invited to spaghetti dinner fundraiser

SALEM – The public is invited to the Amaranth spaghetti dinner fund raiser from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Masonic Temple, 788 E. State St. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 6 and under. Tickets may be purchased at the door. The building offers a handicap accessible elevator.

DAHS Class of 1962 will meet for lunch

LISBON – The David Anderson High School Class of 1962 plans to meet for lunch at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Chef’s Table.

Salem Girls Soccer Boosters hosting dinner

SALEM The Salem High School Girls Soccer Boosters is hosting an all-you-can-eat homemade spaghetti dinner from 3:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday in the Salem High School cafeteria.

Cost is $7 for adults, $5 for children, and free for children 6 and under. There will be a Chinese auction and lottery wreath. Tickets may be purchased at the door, from any girl soccer player or Steve Skiba at 330-337-0923.

Summer Camp Open House is Sunday

ROGERS – The Summer Camp Open House is scheduled from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Camp Frederick, 6996 Mill Rock Road. Visitors are welcome to explore the camp and meet staff and volunteers.

Butler Township clean-up day scheduled

BUTLER TOWNSHIP – Butler Township clean-up days are scheduled from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 2, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 3 and 8 a.m. to noon May 4 at the township garage on Slater Road.

Assistance will be available for heavy items. Items not accepted are paint, paint cans, organic materials, or fuel tanks. Batteries will be accepted. Passenger and light truck tires will also be accepted but must be rimless and free of debris.

Financial Field Day scheduled at CCCTC

LISBON – Leadership Columbiana County is hosting a Financial Field Day from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center. The class has coordinated speakers and business people from the community to speak to juniors and seniors on several financial issues.

Whispering Pines Village hosting music jam

COLUMBIANA – Whispering Pines Village will host a Community Christian Night Music Jam with local musicians beginning at 7 p.m. Friday.

Salem High Class of 1955 will meet

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1955 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. April 24 at Adele’s Place.

WB Schools plan Kindergarten Pow Wow

BELOIT – Knox and Damascus Elementary, West Branch Local Schools, will host its annual Kindergarten Pow Wow from 5 to 7 p.m. May 14. Each building will welcome newly registered kindergarten students and their parents.

The Kindergarten Pow Wow provides parents and children a chance to see what kindergarten is all about. Attending this event will be beneficial for both parents and children as information will be provided about the upcoming school year. Parents and children will have an opportunity to become familiar with the school building and staff, as well as learn about community programs. Kindergarten registration will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 1 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 2. To make an appointment call Anna Lesch in the superintendent’s office at 330-938-9324.

Open enrollment applications will be accepted from April 15 through May 15 for anyone interested in attending the West Branch Local School District for the 2013-14 school year. Applications for Inter Open Enrollment (students living outside the West Branch District) and Intra Open Enrollment (elementary students living within the district, but wish to attend an alternative elementary building) will be available at the district website or in the superintendent’s office beginning at 8 a.m. April 15. The application deadline is 4 p.m. May 15. Applications will not be accepted after this date. Questions regarding open enrollment and kindergarten registration should be directed to Anna Lesch in the superintendent’s office.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

DAHS?1953 lunch set Thursday

LISBON – David Anderson High School Class of 1953 will meet for lunch at noon Thursday at the Taste of Country.

Legion fish fry planned in Columbiana

COLUMBIANA – American Legion Post 290 will hold an all-you-can-eat fish fry from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday. Cost is $10 for adults and $4 for children.

Leetonia 1962 breakfast set Friday

LEETONIA – The Leetonia High School Class of 1962 plans to meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. Friday at Das Dutch Haus in Columbiana.

United ‘Jubilee’ planned this weekend

HANOVERTON – “Salute to Broadway,” the 2013 Jubilee show, begins at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at United Local High School.

Salem clean-up volunteers needed

SALEM – Volunteers are needed for the “Downtown Salem Beautification Clean-up Day” to be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Those attending are asked to meet at McCulloch Park, next to Troll’s Jewelry on East State Street, and bring rakes, shovels, gloves, etc. All items should be marked with the owner’s name. Bags are provided. Everyone is welcome.

‘Legends’ to perform at Salem Eagles

SALEM- “Legends of Rock” will perform on Saturday at the Salem Eagles Club, 1884 N. Ellsworth Ave. Dottie Reynolds as Patsy Cline will appear at 8:30 p.m. followed by Ernie Valley as Elvis at 9:30 p.m. Karaoke is scheduled from 10:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. The kitchen will be open from 8 to 10 p.m.

Columbiana High art exhibit set

COLUMBIANA – The 22nd annual Columbiana High School Art Exhibit will be held during regular library hours April 20-27 in the Salchow Room of the Columbiana Public Library. Original works have been created and arranged for display by Nadine Martin’s art students. The exhibit is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday to Saturday, and closed Sunday. Admission is free and open for public viewing.

Salem VFW to host breakfast Sunday

SALEM – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 892 Men’s Auxiliary is hosting a public breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. Sunday at the post at 496 Arch St. Haystacks, or a traditional breakfast consisting of eggs, pancakes, hash browns, sausage patties, toast, orange juice, and coffee, are available. Cost is $4 per meal.

Volunteer Fair set at Emmanuel Lutheran

SALEM – The Volunteer Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from organizations that are looking for volunteers. There will be free refreshments and face painting, prizes and give-a-ways, and everyone receives a free ticket to win a basket from the basket raffle. For more information call Angela McCoy, director of youth and family ministry at the church at 330-332-5042 Ext. 103.

Salineville Youth Sports dinner planned

SALINEVILLE – Salineville Youth Sports will hold its annual spaghetti dinner from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Salineville Fire Hall. Cost is $7. Carryouts are available.

East Palestine utility panel to meet

EAST PALESTINE – The Village of East Palestine Utility Committee will meet at 6 p.m. April 22, one hour prior to the regular council meeting.

East Palestine planning board to meet

EAST PALESTINE – The public hearing for the East Palestine Planning Commission scheduled for April 22 has been canceled.

Skin cancer screening offered

LISBON – The Columbiana County Health Department will hold a skin cancer screening on May 7 at the health department, 7360 state Route 45. Appointments for this free screening may be made by calling 330-424-0272.

Bayard Grange dinner scheduled

MINERVA – The last Bayard Grange dinner of the season will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 19 at the grange on U.S. Route 30, on the east side of Minerva. The menu offers ham and cheesy potatoes, creamed chicken and biscuits, and chicken and noodles. The sides to all meals will be green beans, a choice of homemade cole slaw or applesauce, dessert and beverage. Cost is $8 for a large meal and $6 for small. For more information call 330-894-2902.

Beaver Township Crime Watch to meet

NORTH LIMA – Tammy Weaver from Stat Medevac will speak at the next meeting of Beaver Township Police Crime Watch at 7 p.m. April 23 at Shepherd of the Valley, 9111 Sharrott Road.

Swim clinic offered at Community Center

SALEM – The Salem Community Center is offering a two week swim clinic every weekday from May 20-31. There will be no practice on Memorial Day. The goal of the clinic is to prepare swimmers for their upcoming summer swim seasons. Participants 10 and under will swim from 4 to 5 p.m. and participants 11 and up will swim from 5 to 6 p.m. Cost is $55 for members and $70 for non-members. To sign-up call 330-332-5885.

Consumer Sciences scholarship offered

SALEM – A $150 scholarship is available for a college junior or senior majoring in family and consumer sciences or home economics or a related field such as dietetics, nutrition, child development, housing, culinary arts or interior design. A student who has completed half of a two-year program in this field is also eligible.

The Columbiana County Association of Family and Consumer Sciences is offering this scholarship to students residing in Columbiana County or a bordering county (Mahoning, Jefferson, Stark or Carroll). The application deadline is June 1. Applications are available from Diana Nordquest, 399 Shelton Road, Salem Ohio 44460 or nordquest-diana@yahoo.com. be accepted but must be rimless and free of debris.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Salem High School Class of 1958 to meet this morning

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1958 will meet at 9 a.m. today at Adele’s Place. The class is also sponsoring the teen group at the ROC.

Judge Robb to speak at

Library’s Lunch series

COLUMBIANA – Judge Carol Robb will speak at the next Lunch and Learn Series at 1 p.m. Monday at the Columbiana Women’s Club, 121 N. Main St. Lunch will be served at 12:15 p.m. Tickets are $5 for members and $7 for guests. Reservations may be made at 330-207-1470.

Bank One retirees to meet for lunch Tuesday at Big Dog

SALEM – Bank One retirees and former employees plan to meet for lunch at noon Tuesday at Big Dog, 377 S. Ellsworth Ave., Salem.

Southern Local meeting set for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday

SALINEVILLE – The Southern Local Board of Education’s special meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the board office.

Lisbon Area Amateur Radio Association meeting set

LISBON – The Lisbon Area Amateur Radio Association will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. April 18 at the Columbiana County Emergency Management Agency, 215 S. Market St. New members and guests are welcome.

Dance scheduled at

New Waterford Eagles Club

NEW WATERFORD – A dance will be held from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. April 20 at the New Waterford Eagles Club, 3614 Creek Road. Music will be provided by the Tribute band.

Career Center FFA plan

pancake breakfast April 20

LISBON – The Columbiana County Career and Technical Center’s chapter of the Future Farmers of America will hold a pancake breakfast with bacon, sausage, milk, juice and coffee from 6 to 11 a.m. April 20 at the CCC&TC, 9364 state Route 45. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under.

Benefit dinner planned at Church of the Nazarene

COLUMBIANA – A spaghetti dinner benefit for Chad Cline, who is in need of a hearing aid, will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. April 19 at the Columbiana Church of the Nazarene, 330 N. Elm St. Cost is $6 for adults and $3.50 for children. The meal includes spaghetti, salad, beverage and dessert. Carryouts are available at 330-651-5870.

Cline is completely deaf in his right ear and needs a hearing aid for his left ear. His current hearing aid has broken several times and he needs to purchase a new one for $4,145. His insurance does not cover hearing aids or hearing tests and he must be able to hear alarms where he works.

To use your donation as a charitable deduction, make it out to Audiology Hearing Aid Associates Inc. Those unable to attend, but would like to make a donation, should make their check to: Audiology Hearing Aid Associates Inc., 2095 Langhorne Road, Suite A, Lynchburg, Va. 24501-1403 and must put Chad Cline’s Hearing Aid on the memo line. For more information call Tricia Cline 330-651-5870.

Community education hike set at United High April 21

HANOVERTON – A community education hike begins at 2 p.m. April 21 on the nature trail at United Local School. Attendees are to meet in the parking lot at the baseball fields. Members of the high school envirothon team will be acting as trail guides. The one and a half hour hike will highlight the spring season in the forest and wetlands behind the school. Participants will learn about the forest ecology, wildlife, and aquatic habitats in the school’s land lab. To register for this free event call United local at 330-223-1521.

Free Workkeys tests offered for entry to nursing field

LISBON – The Columbiana County Career and Technical Center Adult Education Department is administering free Workkeys tests to anyone interested in entering the nursing field at CCC&TC. The test is used for entrance to the program. The normal cost is $60. The test is scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. April 24. To sign-up call 330-424-9561 Ext. 176.

Boardman Relay team to host dinner at Smokehouse April 28

GREENFORD – The Smokehouse at Greenford is hosting a benefit dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. April 28 for Relay For Life of Boardman through team Faith, Hope, and Love. The dinner will feature a menu of pork, brisket, green beans, parsley potatoes and cole slaw. Tickets are $10 per plate, $7.50 for children 8 and under. Guests can also enjoy shopping from vendors including Amuse Studio, Coloratura Creations, Cookie Lee, Origami Owl, Perfectly Posh, Scentsy, 31 Gifts, and Velata. A raffle featuring baskets and donations and a 50/50 drawing will also be featured at the event. Tickets can be purchased at The Smokehouse, at Greier Ag Center in Canfield or by calling 330-519-9015.

Columbiana County Fire

Association meets Wednesday

EAST PALESTINE The Columbiana County Fire Association plans to meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the East Palestine Volunteer Fire Department.

Spring Fling returning

to St. Paul School May 4

SALEM – After three long years, the St. Paul Home and School’s Spring Fling has finally returned. The “Night of a Thousand Chances” featuring casino games, a reverse raffle and prize baskets is slated May 4 at St. Paul School. A full buffet dinner will be provided by Evan’s Catering and Planning for ages 21 and over. Cost is $35 per person. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m. Each ticket includes entry into the event, appetizers, the full buffet dinner, dessert, soft drink, one reverse raffle entry, casino cash to start the night, and five tickets for the prize basket raffle.

Available for purchase at the event are additional prize basket raffle tickets, extra casino cash, additional reverse raffle tickets (a maximum of 200 will be sold), beer and wine and soft drinks.

For more information contact Sue Sowa at suesowa@yahoo.com or 330-337-8561. To order tickets contact Laura Nestic, director of ticket sales, at 614-309-2115 or lnestic@neztechcorp.com or call St. Paul School at 330-337-3451. Reservations for tables of six are available for a fee of $2O.

United Local Concert Choir to perform in New York City

HANOVERTON – The United Local Concert Choir will travel to New York City April 25-27 where they will perform on Saturday at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church following morning Mass. In preparation for this concert, they will present a concert at 2:30 p.m. April 21 at the Winona Friends Church. The concert is sponsored by the United Alumni Choir under the direction of Marian Izak who will also perform. Admission is free, however, a free-will offering will be taken to help with trip expenses.

Berlin Center-Western

Reserve Alumni Banquet set

BERLIN CENTER – The Berlin Center-Western Reserve Alumni Banquet begins at 6:30 p.m. May 11 at Western Reserve High School. Reservations may be made with Sharon Chalfant, 4054 Laubert Road, Atwater, Ohio 44201; or by calling 330-935-2196 or 330-547-3271. Cost is $10 per person. Reservations must be made by May 4. Guests are welcome with advance reservation. Everyone who attended Berlin Center or Western Reserve High School are invited to attend.

West Branch to accept open enrollment applications

BELOIT- The West Branch Local School District will be accepting open enrollment applications from April 15 through May 15 for anyone interested in attending the district for the 2013-14 school year.

Applications for inter-open enrollment (students living outside the West Branch district) and intra-open enrollment (elementary students living within the district, but wishing to attend an alternative elementary building) will be available in the Superintendent’s Office beginning at 8 a.m. April 15. The application deadline is 4 p.m. May 15. Applications will not be accepted after this date.

The West Branch Local School District will not be responsible for transportation of students from other districts or for students requesting to attend outside their elementary attendance area.

Any questions should be directed to Anna Lesch in the Superintendent’s Office at 330-938-9324.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Abby’s Light memorial fund donations accepted at banks

SALEM -Abby’s Light is a memorial fund that the community can make contributions to ease the financial burden of medical costs and funeral in the memory of Abby Walker.

Donations will be accepted at any Huntington Bank in Columbiana County.

Abby, 13, was killed Monday evening when a four-wheeler she was riding on flipped over near Summitville. She was the daughter of Shannon Gonzalez-Marra and Detective Steven Walker of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Department.

She was a 7th grade student at Southern Local where she played volleyball, was a peer mentor and tutor as well as a member of the EXCEL gifted program, and was a member of the Academic Challenge team She was a member of Trinity Friends Church and was active in the youth group there.

United Local hosting school safety and security forum

HANOVERTON- United Local Schools will host a school safety and security forum at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the high school Auditorium.

Yellow Creek Long Rifles will hold monthly shoot Sunday

SALINEVILLE – Yellow Creek Long Rifles will hold its monthly shoot at noon Sunday featuring black powder, patched round ball open iron sights only.

Lunch will be provided with a donation. To reach the club follow Route 39 west out of Salineville and watch for signs or call 330-738-6002 or 330-853-4979.

Seats available for Relay for Life bus trip to Meadows Casino

SALEM – Seats are still available for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life bus trip on April 15 to Meadows Casino in Washington, Pa.

This fund raiser is sponsored by the Cutting Edge Styling Salon. For more information call 330-337-9688 or 330-332-3343.

United Local Class of 1961 will meet for lunch Tuesday

HANOVERTON – United Local High School Class of 1961 will meet for lunch at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Commission of Vocational School District will meet

LISBON – The Records Commission of the Columbiana County Vocational School District will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the board conference room.

Leetonia High classes of 1955-57 will meet for lunch

LEETONIA – The Leetonia High School classes of 1955-57 are invited to lunch at noon April 17 at Antone’s.

Garden and Herb Symposium planned for April 20 canceled

COLUMBIANA – Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Columbiana Women’s Club Garden and Herb Symposium scheduled for April 20 has been canceled.

Beautification Commission seeking volunteers

SALEM – The Salem Beautification Committee is seeking volunteers to assist with watering flower pots and landscaped islands in the downtown business district this summer. Anyone interested is asked to call the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce at 330-337-3473 or e-mail to tlpeppel@salemohiochamber.org.

Scholarship honoring late West Branch teacher offered

BELOIT – The Rebecca Bricker Scholarship Committee and the Sebring-West Branch Area Community Foundation have announced that applications are now available for the scholarship. Bricker was a long-time kindergarten teacher with the West Branch Local School District.

The scholarship will be awarded each summer for 15 years.

This year will be the third year of the scholarship. Candidates for the scholarship must be current sophomores or juniors at the college level and must be majoring in elementary education or a related field (art, music, physical education, reading specialist, etc). The applicant must have a 2.2 college grade point average.

Two scholarships of $ 1,000 will be awarded with preference being given to junior students. Application forms and a list of required documents are available at the West Branch website at www.westbranchk12.oh.us. Applications and related materials can also be requested from keithmartig@gmail.com.

Last year’s awards were presented to Christina Rigney and Angela Altenhof.

Teaming4Success scheduled May 6 at Community Center

SALEM – Teaming4Success is an Economic Development Summit held once a year in Columbiana County and sponsored by the Columbiana County Chambers and the Sustainable Opportunity Development Center.

The 2013 event is slated from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, May 6, at the Salem Community Center. This year’s theme is “Growing Northeast Ohio’s Competitiveness.”

The event will offer important information and updates on the county and U.S. Route 30 completion, Team NEO-Northeast Ohio Regional Economic Competitiveness, National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Initiative, TechBelt Energy Initiative, MAGNET-PRISM, and API Certification for Oil and Gas.

Registration begins at 8 a.m. Cost is $50 per person. Sponsorship is also available for $100. To register or to become a sponsor contact the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce @ 330-337-3473 or e-mail tlpeppel@salemohiochamber.org.

Damascus Community Center Park Board elects officers

DAMASCUS – Officers were elected when the Damascus Community Center Park Board met March 25.

The new officers are Ken Schwingle, president; Marilyn Wingett, vice president; Buck Given, treasurer; and Beth Grimm, secretary. The 2013 mowing contract was awarded to Smith Landscaping.

There were over 100 in attendance at the annual Easter egg hunt and petting zoo, organized by Wingett, with help from Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and G’s Pizza.

A new piece of equipment was purchased and will be installed for the playground area. Pavilion rental for various gatherings is available by calling 330-537-4010.

The public is welcome to the next board meeting at 7 p.m. April 22 at the park.

Relay for Life Golf Scramble in honor of Janie Mowery planned

SALEM – The second annual Relay for Life Golf Scramble in honor of Janie?Mowery will be held Saturday, May 11 at the Flying “B”?Golf Course.

It is held in memory of the longtime Salem schools teacher who passed away in January 2012.

A shotgun start is scheduled for 8 a.m. Cost is $60 person. The fee includes greens fee, cart, hole prizes, beverage tickets, a sandwich at the turn and lunch.

For more information and reservations contact Bill Mowery at 330-853-1135. Checks may be made payable to:?Relay for Life FBO Janie Mowery.

Salem High School Class of 1954 will meet for breakfast

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1954 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. April 25 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Mother Goose will read to kids at the Leetonia Public Library

LEETONIA- Mother Goose will be reading her favorite story at a special story time at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Leetonia Community Public Library.

Elementary aged school children are encouraged to attend this special event. Michele Painter, Lindsay Kuzemchak and Paul Rohrbaugh will also be reading there favorite tales.

New Waterford High School Class of 1957 will meet

NEW WATERFORD – The New Waterford High School Class of 1957 will meet for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the New Waterford Methodist Church.

Rotary Roadrunners Relay for Life sponsoring Vendor Blender

EAST PALESTINE – The East Palestine Rotary Roadrunners Relay for Life Team will sponsor a Vendor Blender from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the First United Presbyterian Church, 109 W. Rebecca St.

There will be over 16 vendors present including 1820 House, 3-D Designs, Creative Memories, Deb’s Designs, GL Treasures, Humane Society of Columbiana County, Mary Kay, Pampered Chef, Premier Jewelry, Scentsy, Signature Home Styles, Silpada, Stamp’in Up, Tastefully Simple, Thirty One, Tupperware and Relay for Life.

In addition to the bake sale, the Relay for Life team will also be selling T-shirts, bling lanyards and other “pink” merchandise. A bake sale, Chinese auction and lunch will be featured.

Proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. For more information call 330-397-2086 or 330-271-1979.

Salem Public Library Board of Trustees will meet Monday

SALEM – The board of trustees of the Salem Public Library will meet at 4:30 p.m. Monday in the Quaker Room at the library.

Goshen High School Class of 1941 will meet for breakfast

SALEM – The Goshen High School Class of 1941 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. April 16 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Association of Family and Consumer Sciences will meet

CANFIELD – The Columbiana County Association of Family and Consumer Sciences plans to meet at 6:30 p.m. April 16 at the Canfield Fairgrounds Administration Building.

Columbiana High School Class of 1955 invited to breakfast

COLUMBIANA – The Columbiana High School Class of 1955 is invited to breakfast at 9 a.m. April 16 at the Iron Rails Cafe in Leetonia.

KSU Salem hosting info session on radiology degree programs

SALEM – Kent State University Salem campus is hosting an information session for anyone interested in its radiology degree programs at 4:30 p.m. April 16 in Room 134 of the main building on state Route 45.

Faculty and staff members will present information on the associate of applied science degree in radiologic technology and the bachelor’s degree in radiologic and imaging sciences. This includes CT, MRI, nuclear medicine, radiation therapy and sonography. To make a reservation call 330-337-4227.

Support group of the Survivors of Suicide will meet April 18

LISBON – Help Hotline Crisis Center’s support group of the Survivors of Suicide will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 18 at the Columbiana County Counseling Center on Route 154.

For more information call 330-424-7767.

Freshmark employees will sponsor Banquet in Salem

SALEM – A new sponsor, Freshmark employees, has been welcomed to the Banquet in Salem organization.

Freshmark employees will serve the next meal to be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building.

The menu offers chicken noodle soup, baked ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, applesauce, fresh fruit and vegetables, and ice cream.

Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

David Anderson High School Classs of 1960 will meet

LISBON – David Anderson High School Class of 1960 plans to meet for lunch at 1 p.m. April 18 at Chef’s Table in Lisbon.

Leetonia High School Class of 1950 will meet for breakfast

LEETONIA – The Leetonia High School Class of 1950 will meet for breakfast at 9:30 a.m. April 18 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Leetonia First United Methodist hosting ‘drive-by’ chicken dinner

LEETONIA – Leetonia First United Methodist Church at 50 Lisbon St. is sponsoring a “drive-by” chicken dinner from 4 to 6 p.m. April 18, or until sold out.

Cost is $7 and includes a stuffed chicken breast, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans and a brownie.

Customers are asked to “drive-by” the front of the church where someone will take your order and money and deliver your dinners to you in your vehicle.

All profits earned are being used to repair and renovate the foyer area of the church and to replace the roof.

Salem High School Class of 1962 will meet for lunch

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1962 plans to meet for lunch at 11 a.m. April 20 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Public invited to Amaranth spaghetti dinner fundraiser

SALEM – The public is invited to the Amaranth spaghetti dinner fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. April 20 at the Masonic Temple, 788 E. State St.

Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 6 and under. The building offers a handicap accessible elevator.

West Branch will soon accept open enrollment applications

BELOIT – Open enrollment applications will be accepted from April 15 through May 15 for anyone interested in attending the West Branch Local School District for the 2013-14 school year.

Applications for inter-open enrollment (students living outside the West Branch District) and intra-open enrollment (elementary students living within the district, but wish to attend an alternative elementary building) will be available in the superintendent’s office beginning 8 a.m. April 15.

The application deadline is 4 p.m. May 15. Applications will not be accepted after this date.

The West Branch Local School District will not be responsible for transportation of students from other districts or for students requesting to attend outside their elementary attendance area.

For more information contact Anna Lesch in the superintendent’s office at 330-938-9324.

Public invited to pancake breakfast at Salem Saxon Club

SALEM – The public is invited to a pancake breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. April 27 at the Salem Saxon Club. A spaghetti dinner follows from 5 to 8 p.m.

This event is sponsored by the Salem High School Class of 1978 and also features a “super raffle/silent auction.”

For more information contact Annette Howard at 330-332-1141 or Cheryl Mundy at 234-759-9177. Cost is $7 for breakfast, $10 for the spaghetti dinner, or $15 for both meals.

Columbiana County Auditor adds levy issues on primary site

LISBON – Columbiana County Auditor Nancy Milliken reported Wednesday that levy issues appearing on the May 7 primary ballot have been added to her website at www.columbianacntyauditor.org.

The levy tab will display the levy issues in your taxing district and any additional cost to you based upon your current valuation and the current tax rates.

By entering your name or parcel address, you can determine the levy issues that you will be asked to vote on and the cost to you (based upon your current valuation) of each individual levy issue.

Comments regarding the web site in general can be forwarded to the Columbiana County auditor by clicking the “E-mail the Auditor” found on the front page of the web site.

Guilford Lake Ruritans serving all-you-can-eat fish dinners

GUILFORD LAKE – An all-you-can-eat fish dinner will be served from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the Guilford Lake Ruritan Club on Route 172 at Hanna Drive.

Book sale planned Saturday at the Columbiana Public Library

COLUMBIANA – A book sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Columbiana Public Library, 332 N. Middle St.

Longaberger Bingo begins Saturday at St. Pat’s Church

LEETONIA – Longaberger Bingo begins at 1 p.m. Sunday at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 167 Main St.

Doors open at noon. Proceeds benefit Leetonia Bears to Bee Preschool. For advance tickets or more information call Michele Painter at 330-921-8352.

Antique machinery show scheduled April 26-27

KNOX TOWNSHIP – The Knox Antique Auto, Engine, and Tractor Association will hold its 23rd annual antique machinery show beginning at 8 a.m. April 26 and 27.

A free car and truck show is slated from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 27, rain or shine, on a blacktop parking lot.

All exhibitors: antique tractors and equipment, crafters, and flea market vendors, are welcome.

Dash plaques will be given out, no registration or admission fees, and the public is welcome. Food is available on site.

The show is located at the North Georgetown Fire Hall, six miles west of Salem on Columbiana County Road 400 (Georgetown Road) behind the Stagecoach Inn.

For engine and tractor show information or flea market information call Tim Anstine at 330-277-1561.

For car show information call Shawn Watson at 330-525-7214.

Leetonia Elementary holding kindergarten registration

LEETONIA – Leetonia Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration for the 2013-14 school year from 3 to 6 p.m. May 31 and 9 a.m. to noon June 3.

Children who are 5 by Sept. 30, 2013, are eligible to register for kindergarten.

Parents should bring the following information: the child’s birth certificate, immunization records, proof of residency, Social Security number, parent identification and custody papers if applicable.

N. Waterford United Methodist serving final pancake breakfast

NEW WATERFORD – The last pancake breakfast of the season will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday at New Waterford United Methodist Church, 46925 S. State S

Donations will be accepted. For more information call 330-457-7436.

Salem Hunting Club updates social calendars

SALEM – The Salem Hunting Club recently updated its social calendars.

The club’s ranges are closed to non members for “open” shooting but the public is welcome to attend and participate at all sanctioned club events.

Scheduled upcoming activities include Youth Rifle Marksmanship Program, Youth Day, concealed carry classes, Ladies .22 Rifle League, trap shoots, monthly breakfasts, etc. For more information call 330-332-9847 or visit www.salemhuntingclub.com.

Deming retirees, former employees invited to breakfast

SALEM – Deming retirees and former employees are invited to breakfast at 8 a.m. April 16 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

For more information call 330-332-1127.

Reunion planning meeting for SHS Class of 1954 is April 17

SALEM – The reunion planning meeting for the Salem High School Class of 1954 begins at 6 p.m. April 17 at the Salem High School Alumni Office.

For more information call Marge Potts at 330-332-0947.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Relay for Life Golf Scramble in honor of Janie Mowery planned

SALEM – The second annual Relay for Life Golf Scramble in honor of Janie?Mowery will be held Saturday, May 11 at the Flying “B”?Golf Course.

It is held in memory of the longtime Salem schools teacher who passed away in January 2012.

A shotgun start is scheduled for 8 a.m. Cost is $60 person. The fee includes greens fee, cart, hole prizes, beverage tickets, a sandwich at the turn and lunch.

For more information and reservations contact Bill Mowery at 330-853-1135. Checks may be made payable to:?Relay for Life FBO Janie Mowery.

Mother Goose will read to kids at the Leetonia Public Library

LEETONIA- Mother Goose will be reading her favorite story at a special story time at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Leetonia Community Public Library.

Elementary aged school children are encouraged to attend this special event. Michele Painter, Lindsay Kuzemchak and Paul Rohrbaugh will also be reading there favorite tales.

New Waterford High School Class of 1957 will meet

NEW WATERFORD – The New Waterford High School Class of 1957 will meet for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the New Waterford Methodist Church.

Rotary Roadrunners Relay for Life sponsoring Vendor Blender

EAST PALESTINE – The East Palestine Rotary Roadrunners Relay for Life Team will sponsor a Vendor Blender from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the First United Presbyterian Church, 109 W. Rebecca St.

There will be over 16 vendors present including 1820 House, 3-D Designs, Creative Memories, Deb’s Designs, GL Treasures, Humane Society of Columbiana County, Mary Kay, Pampered Chef, Premier Jewelry, Scentsy, Signature Home Styles, Silpada, Stamp’in Up, Tastefully Simple, Thirty One, Tupperware and Relay for Life.

In addition to the bake sale, the Relay for Life team will also be selling T-shirts, bling lanyards and other “pink” merchandise. A bake sale, Chinese auction and lunch will be featured.

Proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. For more information call 330-397-2086 or 330-271-1979.

Yellow Creek Long Rifles will hold monthly shoot Saturday

SALINEVILLE – Yellow Creek Long Rifles will hold its monthly shoot at noon Sunday featuring black powder, patched round ball open iron sights only.

Lunch will be provided with a donation. To reach the club follow Route 39 west out of Salineville and watch for signs or call 330-738-6002 or 330-853-4979.

Salem Public Library Board of Trustees will meet Monday

SALEM – The board of trustees of the Salem Public Library will meet at 4:30 p.m. Monday in the Quaker Room at the library.

Goshen High School Class of 1941 will meet for breakfast

SALEM – The Goshen High School Class of 1941 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. April 16 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Association of Family and Consumer Sciences will meet

CANFIELD – The Columbiana County Association of Family and Consumer Sciences plans to meet at 6:30 p.m. April 16 at the Canfield Fairgrounds Administration Building.

Columbiana High School Class of 1955 invited to breakfast

COLUMBIANA – The Columbiana High School Class of 1955 is invited to breakfast at 9 a.m. April 16 at the Iron Rails Cafe in Leetonia.

KSU Salem hosting info session on radiology degree programs

SALEM – Kent State University Salem campus is hosting an information session for anyone interested in its radiology degree programs at 4:30 p.m. April 16 in Room 134 of the main building on state Route 45.

Faculty and staff members will present information on the associate of applied science degree in radiologic technology and the bachelor’s degree in radiologic and imaging sciences. This includes CT, MRI, nuclear medicine, radiation therapy and sonography. To make a reservation call 330-337-4227.

Support group of the Survivors of Suicide will meet April 18

LISBON – Help Hotline Crisis Center’s support group of the Survivors of Suicide will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 18 at the Columbiana County Counseling Center on Route 154.

For more information call 330-424-7767.

Freshmark employees will sponsor Banquet in Salem

SALEM – A new sponsor, Freshmark employees, has been welcomed to the Banquet in Salem organization.

Freshmark employees will serve the next meal to be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building.

The menu offers chicken noodle soup, baked ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, applesauce, fresh fruit and vegetables, and ice cream.

Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

David Anderson High School Classs of 1960 will meet

LISBON – David Anderson High School Class of 1960 plans to meet for lunch at 1 p.m. April 18 at Chef’s Table in Lisbon.

Leetonia High School Classs of 1950 will meet for breakfast

LEETONIA – The Leetonia High School Class of 1950 will meet for breakfast at 9:30 a.m. April 18 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Leetonia First United Methodist hosting ‘drive-by’ chicken dinner

LEETONIA – Leetonia First United Methodist Church at 50 Lisbon St. is sponsoring a “drive-by” chicken dinner from 4 to 6 p.m. April 18, or until sold out.

Cost is $7 and includes a stuffed chicken breast, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans and a brownie.

Customers are asked to “drive-by” the front of the church where someone will take your order and money and deliver your dinners to you in your vehicle.

All profits earned are being used to repair and renovate the foyer area of the church and to replace the roof.

Salem High School Class of 1962 will meet for lunch

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1962 plans to meet for lunch at 11 a.m. April 20 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Public invited to Amaranth spaghetti dinner fundraiser

SALEM – The public is invited to the Amaranth spaghetti dinner fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. April 20 at the Masonic Temple, 788 E. State St.

Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 6 and under. The building offers a handicap accessible elevator.

West Branch will soon accept open enrollment applications

BELOIT – Open enrollment applications will be accepted from April 15 through May 15 for anyone interested in attending the West Branch Local School District for the 2013-14 school year.

Applications for inter-open enrollment (students living outside the West Branch District) and intra-open enrollment (elementary students living within the district, but wish to attend an alternative elementary building) will be available in the superintendent’s office beginning 8 a.m. April 15.

The application deadline is 4 p.m. May 15. Applications will not be accepted after this date.

The West Branch Local School District will not be responsible for transportation of students from other districts or for students requesting to attend outside their elementary attendance area.

For more information contact Anna Lesch in the superintendent’s office at 330-938-9324.

Public invited to pancake breakfast at Salem Saxon Club

SALEM – The public is invited to a pancake breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. April 27 at the Salem Saxon Club. A spaghetti dinner follows from 5 to 8 p.m.

This event is sponsored by the Salem High School Class of 1978 and also features a “super raffle/silent auction.”

For more information contact Annette Howard at 330-332-1141 or Cheryl Mundy at 234-759-9177. Cost is $7 for breakfast, $10 for the spaghetti dinner, or $15 for both meals.

Columbiana County Auditor adds levy issues on primary site

LISBON – Columbiana County Auditor Nancy Milliken reported Wednesday that levy issues appearing on the May 7 primary ballot have been added to her website at www.columbianacntyauditor.org.

The levy tab will display the levy issues in your taxing district and any additional cost to you based upon your current valuation and the current tax rates.

By entering your name or parcel address, you can determine the levy issues that you will be asked to vote on and the cost to you (based upon your current valuation) of each individual levy issue.

Comments regarding the web site in general can be forwarded to the Columbiana County auditor by clicking the “E-mail the Auditor” found on the front page of the web site.

Guilford Lake Ruritans serving all-you-can-eat fish dinners

GUILFORD LAKE – An all-you-can-eat fish dinner will be served from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Guilford Lake Ruritan Club on Route 172 at Hanna Drive.

Book sale planned Saturday at the Columbiana Public Library

COLUMBIANA – A book sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Columbiana Public Library, 332 N. Middle St.

Longaberger Bingo begins Saturday at St. Pat’s Church

LEETONIA – Longaberger Bingo begins at 1 p.m. Sunday at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 167 Main St.

Doors open at noon. Proceeds benefit Leetonia Bears to Bee Preschool. For advance tickets or more information call Michele Painter at 330-921-8352.

Antique machinery show scheduled April 26-27

KNOX TOWNSHIP – The Knox Antique Auto, Engine, and Tractor Association will hold its 23rd annual antique machinery show beginning at 8 a.m. April 26 and 27.

A free car and truck show is slated from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 27, rain or shine, on a blacktop parking lot.

All exhibitors: antique tractors and equipment, crafters, and flea market vendors, are welcome.

Dash plaques will be given out, no registration or admission fees, and the public is welcome. Food is available on site.

The show is located at the North Georgetown Fire Hall, six miles west of Salem on Columbiana County Road 400 (Georgetown Road) behind the Stagecoach Inn.

For engine and tractor show information or flea market information call Tim Anstine at 330-277-1561.

For car show information call Shawn Watson at 330-525-7214.

Leetonia Elementary holding kindergarten registration

LEETONIA – Leetonia Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration for the 2013-14 school year from 3 to 6 p.m. May 31 and 9 a.m. to noon June 3.

Children who are 5 by Sept. 30, 2013, are eligible to register for kindergarten.

Parents should bring the following information: the child’s birth certificate, immunization records, proof of residency, Social Security number, parent identification and custody papers if applicable.

N. Waterford United Methodist serving final pancake breakfast

NEW WATERFORD – The last pancake breakfast of the season will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday at New Waterford United Methodist Church, 46925 S. State S

Donations will be accepted. For more information call 330-457-7436.

Salem Hunting Club

updates social calendars

SALEM – The Salem Hunting Club recently updated its social calendars.

The club’s ranges are closed to non members for “open” shooting but the public is welcome to attend and participate at all sanctioned club events.

Scheduled upcoming activities include Youth Rifle Marksmanship Program, Youth Day, concealed carry classes, Ladies .22 Rifle League, trap shoots, monthly breakfasts, etc. For more information call 330-332-9847 or visit www.salemhuntingclub.com.

Deming retirees, former

employees invited to breakfast

SALEM – Deming retirees and former employees are invited to breakfast at 8 a.m. April 16 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

For more information call 330-332-1127.

Reunion planning meeting for

SHS Class of 1954 is April 17

SALEM – The reunion planning meeting for the Salem High School Class of 1954 begins at 6 p.m. April 17 at the Salem High School Alumni Office.

For more information call Marge Potts at 330-332-0947.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Freshmark employees will sponsor Banquet in Salem

SALEM – A new sponsor, Freshmark employees, has been welcomed to the Banquet in Salem organization.

Freshmark employees will serve the next meal to be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building.

The menu offers chicken noodle soup, baked ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, applesauce, fresh fruit and vegetables, and ice cream.

Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

Guilford Lake Ruritans serving all-you-can-eat fish dinners

GUILFORD LAKE – An all-you-can-eat fish dinner will be served from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Guilford Lake Ruritan Club on Route 172 at Hanna Drive.

Salem High Class of 1959 will meet for lunch Saturday

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1959 plans to meet for lunch at noon Saturday at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Book sale planned Saturday at the Columbiana Public Library

COLUMBIANA – A book sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Columbiana Public Library, 332 N. Middle St.

N. Waterford United Methodist serving final pancake breakfast

NEW WATERFORD – The last pancake breakfast of the season will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday at New Waterford United Methodist Church, 46925 S. State S

Donations will be accepted. For more information call 330-457-7436.

‘Free Wheelin’ will perform Saturday at Salem VFW 892

SALEM – “Free Wheelin” (Stormin’ Norman) will perform from 9 p.m. to midnight Saturday at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 892, 496 Arch St.

There is no cover charge. The kitchen will be open from 5:30 to 9 p.m. featuring pulled pork sandwiches, cole slaw and macaroni salad. Cost is $5. Also available are burgers, etc.

Mahoning Valley Retreads will meet Saturday for breakfast

AUSTINTOWN – Mahoning Valley Retreads will meet for breakfast at 10 a.m. Saturday at Denny’s, 4927 Mahoning Ave. The general meeting follows.

The Retreads are open for membership to any and all bikers.

Membership dues are $15 per person or $20 per couple for ages 40 or over.

Weather permitting, there will be a ride afterwards, to be announced at the meeting. Members are reminded to pay their yearly dues if they have not already done so.

For more information call 330-717-7825 or 330-360-2300.

Longaberger Bingo begins Saturday at St. Pat’s Church

LEETONIA – Longaberger Bingo begins at 1 p.m. Sunday at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 167 Main St.

Doors open at noon. Proceeds benefit Leetonia Bears to Bee Preschool. For advance tickets or more information call Michele Painter at 330-921-8352.

Greenford High School Class of 1958 will meet for lunch

GREENFORD – The Greenford High School Class of 1958 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. April 18 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

David Anderson High School Class of 1957 will meet

LISBON – The David Anderson High School Class of 1957 plans to meet for breakfast at 10 a.m. April 18 at the Taste of Country.

Columbiana County Port Authority board will meet

EAST LIVERPOOL – The Columbiana County Port Authority board meeting begins at 5 p.m. April 15 at the port offices at 1250 St. George St.

David Anderson High School Class of 1966 will meet

LISBON – The David Anderson High School Class of 1966 will meet for dinner at 5:30 p.m. April 16 at the Chef’s Table.

Euchre tournament will be held April 20 at DAHS

LISBON – A euchre tournament begins at 3 p.m. April 20 in the cafeteria at David Anderson High School. Cost is $10 per person.

Victims Assistance Program hosting annual luncheon

BOARDMAN – The Victims Assistance Program of Help Hotline Crisis Center Inc. will host the annual luncheon in honor of victims of crime 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. April 24 at the Holiday Inn, 7410 South Ave. The keynote speaker is Sergeant Joseph O’Grady of the Warren City Police Department.

The guest speaker will be Karin Ho, administrator, Office of Victims Services Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction.

Cost is $25. Reservations are due by April 17. Checks are to be made payable to Help Hotline Crisis Center and mailed to P. O. Box 46, Youngstown, Ohio 44501. A total of 1.5 CEU’s will be offered for counseling and social work.

For more information call Brenda Gray-Morgan at 330-747-2696.

This program is supported by the Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, through the Ohio Attorney General’s Office.

Antique machinery show scheduled April 26-27

KNOX TOWNSHIP – The Knox Antique Auto, Engine, and Tractor Association will hold its 23rd annual antique machinery show beginning at 8 a.m. April 26 and 27.

A free car and truck show is slated from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 27, rain or shine, on a blacktop parking lot.

All exhibitors: antique tractors and equipment, crafters, and flea market vendors, are welcome.

Dash plaques will be given out, no registration or admission fees, and the public is welcome. Food is available on site.

The show is located at the North Georgetown Fire Hall, six miles west of Salem on Columbiana County Road 400 (Georgetown Road) behind the Stagecoach Inn.

For engine and tractor show information or flea market information call Tim Anstine at 330-277-1561.

For car show information call Shawn Watson at 330-525-7214.

Lisbon Alumni Association will honor inductees April 27

LISBON – The Lisbon Alumni Association has announced the names of the three individuals nominated for the 2013 Alumni Hall of Fame Induction ceremony, set for 6 p.m. April 27 in the ballroom at the Salem Golf Club on state Route 45.

The three alumni to be toasted in this exciting Hall of Fame selection are Barry James, Dr. Bradley Lisko, and Thomas “Tom” McKenna.

These three revered alumni will be toasted by friends, and family at this traditionally heartwarming tribute event.

It will highlight the importance their career and life contributions have made to their school and their community. Judge Ashley Pike will emcee the Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

Admission, which includes a buffet dinner, is $28 per person.

Tickets may be purchased only by sending a check to the Lisbon Alumni Association at P.O. Box 421, Lisbon, Ohio 44432. All reservations are due by April 20.

The inductions will be the highlight fund raising event for the Lisbon Alumni Association for its scholarship fund.

The Lisbon Alumni Scholarship program provides $15,000 in scholarships annually to Lisbon’s outstanding senior students.

If you cannot attend but would like to make a contribution in an honoree’s name, send your check to the same alumni address as listed.

All honorees will receive a list of those who donated to the scholarship fund in their honor.

Leetonia Elementary holding kindergarten registration

LEETONIA – Leetonia Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration for the 2013-14 school year from 3 to 6 p.m. May 31 and 9 a.m. to noon June 3.

Children who are 5 by Sept. 30, 2013, are eligible to register for kindergarten.

Parents should bring the following information: the child’s birth certificate, immunization records, proof of residency, Social Security number, parent identification and custody papers if applicable.

Salem Hunting Club updates social calendars

SALEM – The Salem Hunting Club recently updated its social calendars.

The club’s ranges are closed to non members for “open” shooting but the public is welcome to attend and participate at all sanctioned club events.

Scheduled upcoming activities include Youth Rifle Marksmanship Program, Youth Day, concealed carry classes, Ladies .22 Rifle League, trap shoots, monthly breakfasts, etc. For more information call 330-332-9847 or visit www.salemhuntingclub.com.

Deming retirees, former employees invited to breakfast

SALEM – Deming retirees and former employees are invited to breakfast at 8 a.m. April 16 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

For more information call 330-332-1127.

Reunion planning meeting for SHS Class of 1954 is April 17

SALEM – The reunion planning meeting for the Salem High School Class of 1954 begins at 6 p.m. April 17 at the Salem High School Alumni Office.

For more information call Marge Potts at 330-332-0947.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Salem 1939 lunch planned

SALEM – Salem High School Class of 1939 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

United 1960 breakfast scheduled

HANOVERTON – United High School Class of 1960 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. Thursday at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Food distribution planned

SALEM – The Second Harvest Food Bank will distribute food items from 10 a.m. to noon April 12 at the Bunker Hill United Methodist Church on West Middletown Road. Those attending are reminded to bring their driver’s license.

Haystack breakfast offered

SALEM – The public is invited to a haystack breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Salem Eagles Club. Cost is $5. A dance follows from 9 p.m. to midnight. Music will be provided by Damaged Goods. The kitchen will be open from 8 to 10 p.m.

Columbiana 1961 lunch planned

COLUMBIANA – Columbiana High School Class of 1961 will meet for lunch at 11 a.m. Saturday at Paul’s (Antone’s) Cafe.

Breakfast planned at Smith Grange

BELOIT – A country -style breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at Smith Grange. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children. Carryouts are available.

Columbiana Historical meeting set

COLUMBIANA – The Historical Society of Columbiana- Fairfield Township will meet at 7 p.m. April l5 at the First Presbyterian Church. Richard Scarsella will present “Memories and Melancholy” Reflections of Youngstown and Mahoning Valley.” Visitors are welcome. This year marks the 60th anniversary of the historical society. New displays at the Log House Museum which the society oversees, a new history book, a big drive for new members and a celebration party in October are some of the activities planned.

Casino bus trip still open

SALEM – The Cutting Edge Styling Salon still has openings for its April 15 bus trip to the Meadows Casino in Washington, Pa. Proceeds are directed to the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life. Cost is $35 and includes $15 in free play and a $5 food voucher. For more information or to reserve a seat call 330-337-9688 or 330-332-3343.

Greenford 1946 to meet for lunch

GREENFORD – Greenford High School Class of 1946 plans to meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Salem 1943 breakfast planned

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1943 will meet for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. April 16 at Adele’s Place.

Panhellenic Association to meet

NILES – The Youngstown Alumnae Panhellenic Association will meet at 6:30 p.m. April 16 at Ward Thomas Museum, 503 Brown St. Those attending will tour the Ward Thomas Museum to see the First Ladies’ Gowns. For information visit youngstownalumnaepanhellenic.weebly.com.

Salem 1954 reunion planning set

SALEM – A reunion planning meeting for the Salem High School Class of 1954 begins at 6:30 p.m. April 17 at the Salem High School Alumni Office on East State Street. For more information call Marge Potts at 330-332-0947.

Concealed carry class offered

LISBON – The Columbiana County Fish and Game Club is offering a two-day concealed carry pistol class from 6 to 10 p.m. April 18 and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 20 at its indoor range, 45716 Middle Beaver Road. Pre-registration is required by contacting Mike Peshel at 330-853-8122 or mpeshel@comcast.net.

ABLE orientations scheduled

LISBON – Columbiana County Career and Technical Center ABLE will conduct orientations for the last available GED classes this school year. Orientations will take place the week of April 22. The free classes are held in Columbiana, Lisbon, Salem and East Liverpool. For more information or to register call 330-424-9561 Ext. 190

Speaker set for Leadership program

SALEM – Leadership Columbiana County will feature motivational speaker Brian Blasko at this year’s graduation dinner on May 8 at the Salem Golf Club. Local business professionals are invited to the event that begins at 5 p.m. The evening will include a buffet dinner, LCC program and graduation, and the presentation from Blasko who is a nationally known speaker, trainer, and author. Sponsored by David Hughes of Specialty Fab Inc. Blasko’s program is titled, “Cruisin’ Through Life at 35 MPH.” Cost is $30 per person. Reservations may be made by calling the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce at 330-337-3473 or e-mail to tlpeppel@salemohiochamber.org.

Frank Sinatra tribute planned

MIDLAND, Pa. – Liberty Theatre will present “My Way, A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra,” with Gavan Painer, Sharon Schaller, Isaac Miller and Kenzie Palmer, at 7:30 p.m. June 21, 22, 28 and 29 and at 2 p.m. June 23 and 30 at Studio Theater at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, Midland, Pa. Tickets are $25 and $20 and available by calling 724-643-9004 Ext. 2 or at www.lppac.org.

“My Way” is the must-see musical that celebrates the mystique of Frank Sinatra and the music he made famous. Two dynamic couples take the audience from the 1940s swing era to the bright lights of Las Vegas with the Rat Pack and beyond. Relive the magic of “Blue Eyes” with songs that include “Strangers in the Night,” “I’ve Got You Under My Skin,” “Fly Me to the Moon” and “New York, New York.”

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will present music from John Williams’ famous movie scores, including Star Wars, E.T., Harry Potter and more at 8 p.m. June 3 at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center Mainstage Theater. Local legend Henry Mancini is featured as well. Tickets are $45, $35 and $25 at 724-643-9004 Ext. 2 or visit www.lppac.org. Purchase tickets to the PSO on June 3 and July 2, and to My Way, and receive a 10 percent discount.

Pizza Challenger winners listed

LEETONIA – Leetonia Ruritans has recognized the following participants of the Pizza Challenge this year. The participants were Pizza Hut and Pizza Joe’s of Columbiana, East of Chicago, Giant Eagle and Alfredo’s of Salem, Iron Rails of Leetonia, G’s of Washingtonville, and Mary’s of Lisbon. The People’s Choice Awards went to Mary’s for Best Pepperoni and Best Cheese and G’s for Best Specialty.

Utilities meeting canceled

SALEM – A meeting of the Utilities Committee of Salem City Council set for 5:30 p.m. Thursday has been canceled.

Benefit auction planned in EP

EAST PALESTINE – Caring Hands Food Ministry will hold a benefit auction at 6 p.m. Friday, April 19 at Dull’s Auction Barn, state Route 14. Doors will open at 5 and food will be available for purchase. New and used merchandise, gift certificates and gift baskets will be auctioned with 100 percent of the proceeds going to the ministry. Anyone with donations may drop them off at the auction barn from noon to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 18. No clothing will be accepted. Each month, Caring Hands provides food and essentials to over 600 people from Columbiana County and surrounding communities.

Grove Hill Cemetery decorations

HANOVERTON – Winter flowers and decorations must be removed from Grove Hill Cemetery before April 15 or they will be discarded.

Salem Eagles Auxiliary election set

SALEM – The Salem Eagles Auxiliary is accepting nominations for officers at the next meeting at 7 p.m. April 22. The following positions are open: president, vice president, secretary, treasurer, conductor, chaplain, trustee and auditor.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

East Palestine school board plans special meeting Monday

EAST PALESTINE East Palestine City School District Board of Education’s special meeting begins at 6 p.m. Monday in Room 102 at the middle school.

East Palestine committee to meet at 6 p.m. Monday

EAST PALESTINE – The East Palestine Safety/Park/Recreation/Cemetery Committee meeting begins at 6 p.m. Monday at the Park Community Center. The council meeting follows at 7 p.m.

Lisbon school board

to meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday

LISBON – The Lisbon Exempted Village Board of Education plans to meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the board room at the BOE office. A work session is scheduled at 5 p.m. April 17 in the BOE office.

Lisbon Educational Study Committee to meet Tuesday

LISBON – The Educational Study Committee of the Lisbon Exempted Village School District’s Board of Education begins at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Stadium meeting room at 270 W. Pine St. School district safety and security issues will be discussed.

Columbiana school board to meet Tuesday at Media Center

COLUMBIANA – Columbiana Exempted Village Schools Board of Education will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Columbiana High School Media Center.

New Waterford Class of 1955 to meet for lunch Wednesday

NEW WATERFORD – New Waterford High School Class of 1955 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Pizza Hut in Columbiana.

Salem Class of 1953 to meet for dinner Thursday

SALEM – Salem High School Class of 1953 will meet for dinner at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Fairway Room at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Raptor Program offered at Eagle Creek Conservation Club

LEAVITTSBURG – The Birds in Flight Sanctuary of Warren will present a Raptor Education Program at 7 p.m. April 13 at the Eagle Creek Conservation Club, 5525 Eagle Creek Road, Leavittsburg. This free event is open to the public. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Spaghetti dinner set to benefit Meals on Wheels Program

COLUMBIANA – A spaghetti dinner and Chinese auction to benefit the Columbiana Area Meals on Wheels Program will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. April 13 at Firestone Park, Pavilion 1. Cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under. Carryouts are available. For more information call 330-482-0366.

High school students invited to volunteer at Alliance Hospital

ALLIANCE – An opportunity is available for high school students ages 16 to graduation to volunteer over the summer months in the Alliance Community Hospital’s Summer Teen Program. While volunteering in this program is not an internship or shadow program, it does afford students the unique opportunity of gaining non-clinical experience in a hospital setting, while also gaining personal satisfaction of helping others. Only students of the summer program will be permitted to volunteer throughout the school calendar year.

The 2013 summer program runs from June 12 through Aug. 9. Up to 20 students will be selected to the 2013 program. The students are required to submit an application, as well as parental and guidance counselor forms. They will also have to complete an interview with Volunteer Services and attend an orientation. They will be asked to commit to a minimum of six hours per week to the program and will be assigned to open volunteer positions throughout the hospital.

Applications may be picked up in the ACH Volunteer Office or mailed by calling the Volunteer Services staff at 330-596-7821 or 330-596-7822. The application deadline is April 30. Once the application has been received, the office will contact the student with additional paperwork needed.

International cloth diaper changing event set April 20

NORTH BENTON – Sweet Violets Diapers (“http://www.sweetvioletsdiapers.com”>www.sweetvioletsdiapers.com) will be host to the Mahoning Valley site of an international cloth diaper changing event on April 20, two days before Earth Day. The free event is slated from 10 a.m. to noon at the Salem Community Center, 1098 N. Ellsworth Ave., Salem. The actual diaper change is at 11 a.m. In addition to the Great Cloth Diaper Change world-recording setting activity, there will also be a used cloth diaper swap, information on the new Mahoning Valley Birth Center, giveaways and raffles.

In its third year with over 285 sites in 17 countries, the Great Cloth Diaper Change event will attempt to break last year’s Guinness World Record of 8,251 cloth diapers changed simultaneously.

“Each year billions of disposable diapers enter landfills where it takes hundreds of years for them to decompose, if ever,” said Heather McNamara, executive director of the Real Diaper Association. “Building off the success of last year’s event with 189 qualifying locations in 11 countries, we hope to show the entire world that cloth diapers are a real option for today’s modern families, particularly catching the eye of expecting and new parents who may be seeking more planet-friendly and affordable alternatives to disposable diapers.” For more information call 330-565-8359 or email andrea@sweetvioletsdiapers.com. Pre-register online at www.gcdcmahoningvalley.eventbrite.com.

Columbiana Library plans

Library Week events

COLUMBIANA – The Columbiana Public Library is joining libraries across the nation in celebrating National Library Week April 14- 20. The theme is “Libraries, The Heart of Every Community.”

The Friends of the Library Book Sale on April 12 is for members only and open to everyone on April 13. A Friends’ membership can be purchased anytime at the library. Atty. Timothy R. Brooks , president of the East Liverpool Historical Society, will present “Columbiana County Civil War Soldiers and Photos” on April 18.

Three insulated tumblers depicting the theme will be given away each day during National Library Week along with stickers and bookmarks for everyone. A basket of “goodies” from each department will be given away at the end of the week.

The week will close with the drawing for the National Library Week quilt. Every time a patron uses his/her library card from April 1-20 they will receive a chance to win the quilt. The quilt blocks were made by volunteers and staff and sewn together by staff member, Beth Bayda.

The library now offers e-books through Overdrive and Freading, e-magazines through Zinio, music downloads through Freegal and video games for six different gaming systems. “Service to the community has always been our primary goal at Columbiana,” said Carol Cobbs, library director. “While our goal has never changed, the library has added services and materials to meet the changing needs of our patrons.” The programs and prizes are sponsored by the Friends of the Columbiana Public Library.

Spring Business Showcase planned in East Palestine

COLUMBIANA – The Columbiana and East Palestine Chambers of Commerce have partnered to present the Spring Business Showcase on April 25 at The Meadows at Covington, 200 Covington Drive, East Palestine. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with free refreshments provided by Covington Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation, followed by presentations from Christian Counseling Solutions, Town N Country Garden Center, The Charles Nelson Schmick House, SJP Computerized Accounting/H&R Block, Endia Wisser Photography and CSI Environmental. A door prize drawing will be given for an overnight stay at the Charles Nelson Schmick House located 110 Walnut St., Leetonia. The evening concludes with a tour of the Covington campus and facility.

Ohio Valley College of Technology offers healthcare training

BOARDMAN -The Ohio Valley College of Technology has officially opened the Boardman Healthcare Training Center located on the campus of Boardman High School.

Individuals may complete a Cardio-Phlebotomy Program in 25 weeks which trains and prepares students to sit for two nationally recognized certifications upon graduation; Certified Phlebotomy Technician and Certified EKG Technician. In addition to the full program, individuals may choose to take individual courses including: Introduction to Health Care (including Adult/Child/Infant CPR), EKG or Phlebotomy.

“The healthcare field is a stable career choice for individuals in our struggling economy. The Ohio Valley College of Technology is pursuing a mission to train qualified candidates in careers to serve the local community. We are very excited to open our brand new training center to assist in this mission,” said Ohio Valley College of Technology Campus President Scott Rogers.

The training center offers evening classes three nights per week at the convenient and secure Boardman location with small classes at a reasonable cost. Flexible financing options are available. Classes start on a rotating basis. For more information visit www.boardmantraining.com or call Danielle Larosa, training center director, at 330-303-6370.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Leetonia Library’s annual

financial report completed

LEETONIA- The annual financial report of Leetonia Community Public Library 2012 has been completed.

The report is available for inspection at the office of the fiscal officer at 181 Walnut St.

United Athletic Booster

Club will meet Monday

HANOVERTON – The United Athletic Booster Club will meet at 6 p.m. Monday in the high school library.

Columbiana Library hosting

storytellers, Chip Richter

COLUMBIANA – The public is invited to hear a favorite story and sing songs from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Columbiana Public Library.

Special readers from the community, including teachers and educators from Columbiana, Crestview and Heartland Christian, will read their favorite stories. Chip Richter will also perform. No registration is necessary.

For more information visit the library at 332 N. Middle St. or call 330-482-5509.

Columbiana County Board

of Elections will meet Tuesday

LISBON – The Columbiana County Board of Elections will meet in regular session at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the board office, 7989 Dickey Dr., Suite 3.

Salem High School Class

of 1948 will meet Tuesday

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1948 will meet for breakfast at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Adele’s Place.

Columbiana High School Class

of 1951 will meet April 10

COLUMBIANA – The Columbiana High School Class of 1951 plans to meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. April 10 at Das Dutch Haus.

DAHS Class of 1956

will meet for breakfast

LISBON – The David Anderson High School Class of 1956 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. April 10 at the Taste of Country.

County Genealogic Society

will meet at Shaffer Library

SALEM – The Columbiana County Genealogic Society is slated to meet at 7 p.m. April 10 at the Dale Shaffer Library meeting room of the Salem Historical Society.

Bill Ward will give a presentation of the history of the Salem Country Club with the changes and improvements at the lake over the last 100 years.

Non members and guests are welcome.

Crestview Board of Education

will meet Wednesday

COLUMBIANA – The Crestview Local Board of Education will meet at 6:30 p.m. April 10 in the Performing Arts Center, 44100 Crestview Road.

Southern Local schedules

kindergarten registration

SALINEVILLE – Southern Local School District will hold kindergarten registration for the 2013-14 school year from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 10 and 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 11.

The prospective student must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 30. Parents must have the child’s birth certificate, up-to-date immunization record (five DPT, four polio, three Hepatitis B and two Varicella), social security card, custody documents (if applicable), and proof of residency. The child does not need to be present for registration.

Testing/screening will be held in August and parents will be notified of the date and time. To make an appointment call 330-679-2301 Ext. 250 or 251.

Catholic Daughters of Americas

will meet on April 11

SALEM – Catholic Daughters of the Americas will meet at 11 a.m. April 11 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Farm to School workshop will

be held at MetroParks Farm

CANFIELD – Healthy young people, healthy economies and healthy communities will be the focus of a Farm to School workshop in Canfield.

Bridging the Gap From Farm to School: Connecting Schools to Local Fruit, Produce and Food will be held April 18 at the Mill Creek MetroParks Farm.

Presentations will focus on opportunities to bring fresh local foods to local schools and highlight the partnerships already happening in the Mahoning Valley.

Detailed information will be reviewed, including the Farm Fresh Salad Bar offered as part of the National School Lunch Program; how to feature local food items in the cafeteria; utilizing local food items for fundraisers or special events; using local food items in hot lunch offering or integrating Fresh Fruit and Vegetable and School Meals program; and more. Details and registration information are available at: go.osu.edu/farm2school. Farm to School is a national program, which in Ohio is led by OSU Extension and is supported by numerous agencies, foundations and industry organizations.

Spring card party planned at

St. Ann Parish Hall on April 21

SEBRING – Men, women and teens are invited to the spring card party from 1 to 4 p.m. April 21 at St. Ann Parish Hall, 323 S. 15th St. Doors open at noon.

The event offers food, door prizes and raffles. Admission is $5 per person. Reservations may be made by calling 330-938-6839.

Pancake breakfast scheduled

April 27 at Salem Saxon Club

SALEM – The public is invited to a pancake breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. April 27 at the Salem Saxon Club.

A spaghetti dinner follows from 5 to 8 p.m. This event is sponsored by the Salem High School Class of 1978 and also features a “super raffle/silent auction.”

For more information contact Annette Howard at 330-332-1141 or Cheryl Mundy at 234-759-9177. Cost is $7 for breakfast, $10 for the spaghetti dinner, or $15 for both meals.

Public breakfast buffet will be

served at Masonic Building

SALEM-A public breakfast buffet will be served from 7:30 to 10 a.m. April 27 at the Salem Masonic Building, 788 E. State St.

Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children under age 10 and free for children under 2.

The menu offers pancakes, waffles, sausage, bacon, scrambled eggs, homemade sausage gravy, biscuits, homefries, toast, fruit cocktail, orange juice, coffee and tea.

The building is equipped with a handicapped accessible elevator. Proceeds will be directed to the Salem Masonic Building Fund.

Kindergarten registration set

at West Branch Middle School

BELOIT – Kindergarten registration for the 2013-14 school year is slated May 1 and 2 by appointment only at the West Branch Middle School.

Any child who is 5 years of age on or before Sept. 30, 2013, and resides within the West Branch School District is eligible to be registered.

To schedule an appointment call the superintendent’s office at 330-938-9324.

Non-residents planning to apply for open enrollment must also make an appointment. Open enrollment applications will be available beginning April 15 and will also be available at registration.

To be eligible for open enrollment the child must be 5 years of age by the date set by your district of residence. Contact the superintendent’s office in your resident district to confirm that date.

The following items will be required at registration: birth certificate, immunization records, Social Security card, custody/court papers (if applicable) and proof of residency (utility bill, purchase/lease agreement, driver’s license).

The office will copy a form of ID of the person who is registering their child. Only the custodial parent/guardian can register a child for kindergarten. Registration is not complete until all required forms are provided.

Butler Township trustees

announce clean-up days

BUTLER TOWNSHIP – The Butler Township trustees have announced that clean-up days for the residents of Butler Township are scheduled from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 2 and 3 and 8 a.m. to noon May 4 at the township garage on Slater Road.

Assistance will be available for heavy items.

Items not accepted will be paint, paint cans, organic materials, or fuel tanks.

Batteries and passenger and light truck tires will be accepted. Tires must be rimless and free of debris.

American Red Cross plans

annual geranium sale

SALEM – The American Red Cross, serving Columbiana County, is announcing its annual geranium sale. The sale which runs now through April 22, features 4-inch hardy seedling geraniums in red or white.

Orders will be available by May 8, just in time for Mothers Day.

Local clubs or organizations seeking for a community service project or fundraiser are welcome to participate in the geranium sale. Area schools and organizations currently selling geraniums include: LaCroft Elementary, St. Aloysious Elementary, Garfield Elementary in Wellsville, Wellsville High School, Southern Local High School, and United Way.

For more information, to place an order or to sell geraniums, call Debbie Swegheimer at 330-437-3743.

Registration for Crestview

kindergarteners is June 4

COLUMBIANA – Registration and screening for kindergarten students for the 2013-14 school year will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 4 at Crestview Elementary School, 3407 Middleton Road.

The child’s birth certificate, Social Security number, immunization record, proof of residency, (example utility bill etc.) and custody documentation if applicable should accompany the child.

To be eligible for kindergarten the child must be 5 years old by Sept. 30, 2013. State law requires a kindergarten experience prior to attending first grade.

Appointments may be made by calling the school at 330-482-5370.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Crestview school board to meet today at Arts Center

COLUMBIANA – The Crestview Local Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. today in the Performing Arts Center, 44100 Crestview Road. Management goals and the line item budget will be discussed.

St. Paul LCBA members

to discuss card party

SALEM – Plans for the card party will be discussed when Loyal Christian Benefit Association Branch 654 meets at 7 p.m. Thursday in the St. Paul School gym. The card party will be held April 20. All members are urged to attend.

Annual Festival of Bands set Thursday in East Palestine

EAST PALESTINE – The East Palestine Band will present its annual Festival of Bands at 7 p.m. Thursday in the high school gymnasium. The program will feature all band members in grades five to 12. All high school bands including jazz, concert and marching band will perform. The concert is free at attend, however there will be a gift basket raffle to help raise money for new band uniforms.

Breakfast offered Saturday

at Salem Hunting Club

SALEM – An all-you-can-eat breakfast will be served from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Salem Hunting Club, 549 Indiana Ave. Eggs, pancakes, bacon, potatoes, toast, orange juice and hot beverages will be served. Cost is $5. Club officers will be available to answer questions about club activities and membership.

United 1967 breakfast set

HANOVERTON – United High School Class of 1967 will meet for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the Taste of Country Restaurant in Lisbon. For more information call 330-222-1739 or 330-424-1259.

Alzheimer’s workshop offered in Austintown Saturday

AUSTINTOWN – The Alzheimer’s Assistance and Referral Network will present an Alzheimer’s Activity Workshop from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2305 S. Canfield-Niles Road (Route 46), Austintown. The workshop will guide caregivers toward choosing appropriate activities for individual patients that will give meaning and success to their lives. There is no charge and all materials will be provided. Advance reservations are required by calling the Alzheimer’s Network at 330-788-9755.

Haystack breakfast set in Columbiana Sunday morning

COLUMBIANA – A haystack breakfast will be served from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Sunday at La Societe des Quarante Hommes et Huit 40/8 at 44412 state Route 14. Cost is $5.

Lisbon school board to meet Tuesday in bord room

LISBON – Lisbon Exempted Village Board of Education plans to meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the board room at the BOE office.

Pizza party planned for Columbiana Seniors Tuesday

COLUMBIANA – A pizza party is planned when Columbiana Senior Citizens meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Upper Room. Members are to bring a sack lunch to the next meeting at 10 a.m. April 23 at the Upper Room.

Salem Community Center board meeting planned

SALEM – The annual meeting of members of the Salem Community Center begins at 3:30 p.m. April 11 at the SCC. The agenda includes election of directors and any necessary amendments to the bylaws.

Benefit rigatoni dinner set at Salem AMVETS April 14

SALEM – A benefit rigatoni dinner with all the trimmings will be held for Belinda Rance from 1 to 5 p.m. April 14 at AMVETS Post 45, 750 S. Broadway Ave. Tickets are $8 each and $4 for children 10 years and under.

Salem 1968 dinner planned

SALEM – Salem High School Class of 1968 will meet for dinner at 6 p.m. April 16 at Ricky’s English Pub.

Salem 1947 breakfast set

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1947 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. April 18 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Spaghetti dinner fund raiser planned at Salem Masons

SALEM – The public is invited to the Amaranth spaghetti dinner fund raiser from 4 to 7 p.m. April 20 at the Masonic Temple, 788 E. State St. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 6 and under. The building offers a handicap accessible elevator.

‘Volunteer Fair’ set at

Emmanuel Lutheran Church

SALEM – A “Volunteer Fair” is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 21 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from organizations that are looking for volunteers. The event offers free refreshments, face painting, prizes, give-a-ways, and everyone receives a free ticket to win one of many baskets from the basket raffle. For more information call Angela McCoy, director of youth and family ministry, at 330-332-5042 Ext. 103.

Catholic Charities getss grant for foreclosure assistance

YOUNGSTOWN – Catholic Charities Regional Agency has announced that the Wells Fargo Housing Foundation’s Charitable Committee has approved a $2,000 grant to its organization for Foreclosure Counseling and Prevention. CCRA is a HUD-approved Housing Counseling Agency with certified housing counselors who assist with foreclosure prevention activities, budgeting and default management, serving Mahoning, Columbiana and Trumbull counties. For more information about the program call 330-744-3320.

Mahoning Capriculturist Club discusses goat health issues

CANFIELD – The Mahoning County Capriculturist Club met in March to discuss old and new business. The first fundraiser was working a concession stand at a local dog show. The club earned over $200 that will go back to the community to help others. Members discussed goat health and diseases. A few of the topics discussed were stomach worms, common illnesses, vaccinations, how to trim hoofs, and what to feed goats. The next meeting begins at 7 p.m. April 22 at the Millcreek Metroparks Farm.

Fund started to aid family of injured Berlin Center farmer

BERLIN CENTER – A fund has been established to help with family living expenses for Russell Marshall who sustained serious injuries in a farming accident on March 23 at his home. Donations to the “Russell Marshall Benefit Fund” may be made at any Farmers Bank location.

Leetonia High School

Class of 2013 talent show set

LEETONIA- The Leetonia High School Class of 2013 will hold the annual Senior Talent Show at 7 p.m. Saturday in the high school Auditorium. Admission is $5. Proceeds from the show help to defray the costs of the Senior Class Poetry Book. Public is welcome.

Steelers’ Footballers Basketball Team to play Leetonia

LEETONIA- The faculty and staff of Leetonia High School along with members of the local community will play host to the Pittsburgh Steelers at 8 p.m. April 5 in the high school gymnasium. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. All tickets should be purchased in advance with cash only. Tickets will be sold between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. in the high school office. All advance sale tickets are discounted at $8 for both students and adults. Tickets will be $10 at the door. Members of the Steelers’ Footballers Basketball Team consist of current players and alumni. Autographs will be available at half time of the game. For information contact high school Principal Troy Radinsky at 330-427-3042 Ext. 2310.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

United Commercial Travelers Egg Hunt winners listed

SALEM – Salem United Commercial Travelers of America held its Easter egg hunt on March 30 at Centennial Park. Winners of the chocolate Easter bunnies were:

Ages 2-3: Alivia Ruth, Faith Baddeley, Shelby Cross, Gionna Lenigar, Jada Lynn Gbur, Eli James.

Ages 4-5: Abby Sturgell, Isabel Martig, Alex DeRienzo, Joshua Mayher, Hayden Poling, Brody Morrison.

Ages 6-7: Patrick Bryan, Hayley Thomas, Cheyenne Hamilton, J.T. Sawhill, Cameron Kelm, Autum Heninger.

Ages 8-10: Haley Rozeski, Sara Castles, Alexsyus Merrill, Alexis Tsibulsky, Shinna Plilabaum, Hannah Kelm.

Salem Community Foundation annual meeting set Thursday

SALEM – The Salem Community Foundation’s annual meeting, open to all members of the foundation, begins at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Salem Community Center, 1098 N. Ellsworth Ave. The agenda includes the review of the foundation’s 2012 financial statements and election of officers.

Anyone can become a lifetime member of the foundation with a contribution of at least $100. Contributions may be made to the Salem Community Foundation Inc., P. O. Box 553, Salem, Ohio 44460 and earmarked for a specific program of interest to the donor.

North Course at Mill Creek Golf Course to open friday

YOUNGSTOWN – The North Course at Mill Creek Golf Course will open for the season at 8 a.m. Friday. The Hole 37 snack bar, as well as the pro shop, will also be open for business. The South Course will open as weather permits. To reserve a tee time call 330-740-7112.

Fish, chicken fry planned

Friday at Salem Eagles

SALEM – A fish fry will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Salem Eagles Club, 1884 N. Ellsworth Ave. Chicken dinners will also be available. Cost is $8.50 each.

A cornhole tournament kicks off at 2 p.. Saturday. The entry fee is $5. Dancing to the music of Rough Edges follows from 9 p.m. to midnight. The kitchen will be open from 8 to 10 p.m.

Salem 1972 breakfast set

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1972 is invited to breakfast at 9 a.m. Saturday at Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Spaghetti dinner offered in East Rochester Saturday

EAST ROCHESTER – The public is invited to a spaghetti and meatball dinner from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the New Alexander Christian Church. Cost is $7 for adults and $3 for children.

Steak and chicken dinner

set Saturday in Lisbon

LISBON – Steak and chicken dinners will be served from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4111, 210 E. Lincoln Way. Dinners include salad, baked potato or fresh cut fries, roll and coffee. A dance follows from 8 to 11 p.m. Music will be provided by Cowboy Up. Admission to the dance is $5 or free with purchase of a meal. Reservations are requested by Friday at 330-424-7586, however, walk-ins are welcome.

Swiss steak dinner planned at Winona church Saturday

WINONA – The Winona Friends Church on Whinnery Road is hosting a Swiss steak dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday in its Family Life Center. The dinner includes mashed potatoes, vegetables, rolls and dessert. Cost is $8. Carryouts are available. For more information call 330-222-0200.

Salem AMVETS?offer

breakfast at post Sunday

SALEM – Breakfast will be served by Sons of AMVETS from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday at the post home, 750 S. Broadway Ave. Carryouts will be available.

Steak fry planned at

Salem AMVETS Saturday

SALEM – A steak fry will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at AMVETS Post 45. Cost is $13 per person for a choice of a porterhouse or T-bone steak dinner. A dance follows from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Music will be provided by Night Moves.

Country music jam planned

at Rogers Auction Sunday

ROGERS – The public is invited to a country music jam from 6 to 9 p.m. April 7 and 21 at the Rogers Community Auction dining room.

Area teen finalist in Ohio

Homecoming Queen contest

LEETONIA -Nikki Halverstadt, daughter Terry and Karen McElroy of Leetonia, has been selected as a finalist in Ohio’s 33rd annual Homecoming Queen competition to be held Sunday at the Dayton Marriott in Dayton. She is the Leetonia High School homecoming queen. Ohio’s 2013 homecoming queen will receive a cash scholarship plus an all expense paid trip to the national finals to compete with the queens from the other states for America’s Homecoming Queen.

America’s Homecoming Queen Inc. is a non-profit organization promoting education, educational travel and community service in all 50 states. Halverstadt will also be competing for Ohio’s favorite homecoming queen. To vote for her for Ohio’s favorite homecoming queen go to www.americashomecomingqueen.com.

Banquet in Salem to feature chicken and noodles

SALEM – The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building. Next week’s sponsor is the First Presbyterian Church. The menu offers potato soup, chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes and gravy, green bean almondine, salad, fresh fruit and vegetables and assorted pies. Sponsors are needed. For information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

MetroParks Commissioners to meet Monday at farm

CANFIELD – The Board of Park Commissioners of Mill Creek MetroParks will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at the MetroParks Farm on Route 46.

Canfield Area AARP 3104

to meet Monday

CANFIELD – Canfield Area AARP 3104 will meet at 1 p.m. Monday at the Canfield Presbyterian Church. Blood pressure screenings will be available from noon to 12:45 p.m. Reservations are being taken for a bus trip on May 13 to the Stranahan Theater in Toledo to see “Shotgun Red” with Steve Hall from the General Jackson Theater in Nashville. For information call 330-757-4680. A trip on June 25 to tour the Ohio State Reformatory and Kingwood Gardens and Carousel Park is planned. For reservations call 330-332-4791. A board meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. April 15 at the Canfield Presbyterian Church. Non-members and guests are welcome at the meetings and bus trips.

Salem Historical Society

to meet at 7 p.m. April 9

SALEM – The Salem Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. April 9 in the Dale Shaffer Library meeting room. The program topic is “Mahoning Valley Goes to War: The 19th Ohio Voluntary Militia” by David Frank. For more information call 330-337-8514.

St. Paul Seniors plan monthly meeting at Salem Hills

SALEM – St. Paul Seniors of St. Paul Catholic Church are invited to the monthly luncheon/program meeting at 11:30 a.m. April 9 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club. “Laughter” will be the topic of the guest speaker Betsy Williams of Salem Community Hospital’s Human Resource Department. Members and guests are welcome. Reservations are requested by calling 330-332-9728.

Salem United Commercial Travelers to meet for dinner

SALEM – Salem United Commercial Travelers, Council #590, will meet for dinner at 6:30 p.m. April 10 at Perkins Restaurant. The business session follows.

Salem Community Hospital Auxiliary to meet April 11

SALEM – The Salem Community Hospital Auxiliary meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. April 11 in the small dining room at the back of the hospital cafeteria. Angela A. Doty, M.D., will speak on “Women’s Health Care.” The public is invited.

Kaiser/National retirees plan breakfast at Adele’s Place

SALEM – Kaiser/National retirees and past employees will meet for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. April 11 and 25 at Adele’s Place.

Washingtonville VFW Post

to elect officers April 11

WASHINGTONVILLE -Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5532 will hold nominations and elections of officers for 2013-14 at 6 p.m. April 11. Its mens auxiliary will hold its nominations and elections at 1 p.m. April 7. All members are urged to attend. The officers will assume their duties on June 30 following the installation of new State Commander Keith Jeffers, in Perrysburg.

In other post news, donations were recently made to Georgetown Veterans Home for new televisions, sponsorship of a Little League baseball team, Boys Scouts Buckeye Council, Leetonia High School baseball and track and field teams, Leetonia Little Bears for football helmets, Caring for Kyes, Joseph House for Homeless Veterans, Columbiana County Special Olympics and US Navy Sea Cadets Corps.

Goshen Home Extension

to meet for lunch April 12

SALEM – Goshen Home Extension will meet for lunch at 11 a.m April 12 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Salem 1957 to meet for lunch

SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1957 plans to meet for lunch at noon April 13 at Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.

Salem Hunting Club’s Iden-Iler Memorial Scholarship offered

SALEM – Students applying for the Salem Hunting Club’s Iden-Iler Memorial Scholarship must be eligible for graduation as a high school senior, or a student in good standing if currently enrolled in college. The type of further education selected may be at a junior college or vocational trade school majoring in a field of study in agriculture, wildlife conservation, biology or environmental science. The selection will be based on scholastic record, future plans, motivation, leadership and financial need. Participants are able to re-apply for this scholarship all four years of college. To receive an application visit www.salemhuntingclub.com or call Janet Iden at 330-332-5765.