Wins contest to raise funds for Special Olympians

Matthew Bland of Salem won the fund-raising contest with Bowling Special Olympics for Columbiana County for the Easter fundraising contest with Sarris Candy. Bland, a graduate of Salem High School, is a member of Columbiana County Bowling Special Olympics. He worked very hard for his achievement and won over thousands of other contestants. Bland is employed at ODO Detail Shop in East Palestine. Pictured are, from left, Donna Mondiodes from Sarris Candy, Margaret Rudibaugh from Special Olympics, Bland, and Peggy Moriarty from Sarris Candy. (Submitted photo)