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Bank One retirees, friends to meet SALEM — Bank One retirees and friends will meet for a lunch at noon Dec. 19 at the Salem Golf Club. Reservations may be made by calling 330-427-0304. Drive-thru ham dinner offered COLUMBIANA — A drive-thru ham dinner will be available for pick up from ...

Spring used by settlers dedicated in Columbiana

The Historical Society of Columbiana-Fairfield Township placed a marker in Firestone Park to designate a spring used by early settlers, Benjamin and Rachel (Dixon) Hanna. Their log cabin, built in 1810, stood close by. Rachel was a daughter of Joshua Dixon, the founder of Columbiana. The site ...

Cub Scout Pack 3 raises money for Christmas toys

Scouts in Cub Scout Pack 3 have worked very hard to raise money to purchase toys for children of inmates at a local facility for Christmas this year. They filled a truck that was delivered on Dec. 4. Pictured are the scouts, first row, from left, Joshua Metts, Max Hammers, Sylas Johnson, Drake ...

RSVP worker retires from service

Local resident Elizabeth Thornberry is retiring from service with the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) in Columbiana and Jefferson counties. Thornberry contributed over a decade of service and thousands of hours assisting patients and staff at the East Liverpool Community Hospital. For ...

Sip and Paint held at Whispering Pines

Capital Senior Living at Whispering Pines Village and Harbor Light Hospice gathered friends and family at Whispering Pines with the residents to “Sip and Paint,” on Nov. 30. Painting instructor Theresa Haney guided the artists to complete the reindeer cutouts. For more information on Harbor ...

On the Calendar

SAT/9 ALLIANCE Bingo, 6:25 p.m., Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Road NE; doors open at 5 p.m. CANFIELD Cookie walk, begins at 10 a.m. until sold out, Calla Community Church, 6482 W. Calla Road; $5 per dozen. COLUMBIANA Columbiana High School Class of 1961, breakfast, 9:30 ...

Three Bridges will appear at Victory Gospel Jubilee on Dec. 16

NORTH LIMA — From Nashville, Tenn., Three Bridges, one of the hottest southern Gospel groups of the day, will appear on the stage at the Victory Gospel Jubilee on Dec. 16. The two-hour concert will begin at 6 p.m. at the Old School Marketplace auditorium. The Golden Street Singers of ...

Christmas concert planned Dec. 17 at Salem Bible Methodist Church

SALEM — Area residents are invited to a “Homecoming Christmas Concert” at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 17 at Salem Bible Methodist Church, 1647 N. Ellsworth Ave. Music will be provided by R.B. Kuhn on the organ and piano. For more information contact Pastor David W. Crosley at 812-675-1549 or ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Breakfast offered at North Benton Presbyterian Church SALEM — The public is invited to an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7:30 to 11 a.m. today at the North Benton Presbyterian Church. Cost is $6.50 for adults and $3.50 for ages 6 to 12. Carryouts are available. Cookie walk set at Calla ...

Open house set at Beaver Creek Candle Co.

LISBON — Special discount pricing, door prizes and refreshments are planned for a one-day Beaver Creek Candle Co. holiday event, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday. The retail outlet is located in the same building in which developmentally disabled employees make the candles, at 8330 County Home ...

Bring pets for Santa photo

SALEM — The public is invited to bring their pets for a photo with “Santa Paws” from noon to 5 p.m. Dec. 10 and 16 at Jen’s Paint Cellar, 1098 E. State St., Salem. All proceeds will benefit “Close to Home,” a local animal rescue. Digital photos are $5. T-shirts and gifts are also ...

SRMC Auxiliary plans holiday tree raffle

Salem Regional Medical Center’s (SRMC) Auxiliary is sponsoring its annual holiday tree raffle and memorial heart-shaped ornament sale. The public is invited to purchase tickets for a chance to win one of several holiday trees decorated by members of the SRMC family. Trees will be displayed in ...

SRMC Foundation aims to boost imaging capability

SALEM — The Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) Foundation is announcing the launch of its Annual Appeal, which will benefit the region’s patients with the highest clinical quality in medical imaging. “We are inviting community members to help make a difference in the lives of area ...

On the calendar this week

FRI/8 COLUMBIANA “Christmas Open House,,” 6-8 p.m., Christ the King Anglican Church, 202 E. Park Ave. Crown Theater Productions, “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” 8 p.m., Main Street Theater, 5 N. Main St.; tickets at crowntheaterproductions.org or 800-838-3006. GOSHEN ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Hearthstone Fireside Gathering set at KSU Salem SALEM — The public is invited to the Hearthstone Fireside Gathering at 5 p.m. Monday on the Kent State University Salem campus (auditorium, room 134). Doors open at 4:30 p.m. There will be free pizza, prizes and lots of fun. Attendees are to ...

United cookie walk set Dec. 12

The United High School Class of 2021 After-Prom Committee will hold a cookie walk from 4 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 12 in the high school cafeteria before and during the varsity boys basketball game against Leetonia. Customers may pick out their own cookies or pre-order a selection. Cookies are $4.50 ...

No winner in Adele’s Hearts drawing

SALEM — The Queen of Hearts drawing at Adele’s Place for $42,860 went unclaimed Thursday as Dave Cunningham was the holder of the ticket drawn with the No. 24 on it that matched up to the Joker on the Queen of Hearts board. He was not present, if he had been he would have won ...

On the Calendar

THU/7 COLUMBIANA Elkton-Fairfield Homemakers, lunch, 11 a.m., Southern Terrace Park; bring two wrapped prizes for bingo. Fairfield-Waterford High School Class of 1960, lunch, 11:30 a.m., Steamers in North Lima. DAMASCUS TOPS Chapter 1329, 9:30 a.m., Damascus United Methodist Church; ...

Mason honors

The Salem Masonic Temple awarded Trevor Young, left, and Bob Thomas, right, with 50-year service certificates and pins, emblems of “great achievement,” during a ceremony at the temple Wednesday night. Both were master Masons in 1965 and Young was worshipful master in 1970. They are pictured ...

Locust Grove to celebrate 175 years

Locust Grove Baptist Church at 12015 Washingtonville Road, Salem, will celebrate 175 years during “An Old-Fashioned Christmas” from 2 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Guests will have the opportunity to peruse pictures, historical displays and artifacts going back to 1842. Food and refreshments will be ...