Neighborhood News

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Home Economics scholarship offered LISBON—A $200 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 ...

Bright Easter event set in Salem

SALEM —The Brightside Project will host its annual Bright Easter event at the new office at 138 S. Broadway Ave., in downtown Salem, from 6 to 8 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. Income and age-qualifying children in Columbiana County can attend the event and receive a free Easter ...

On the calendar this week

WED/17 COLUMBIANA Crestview Local school board, 7 p.m., middle school cafeteria. EAST LIVERPOOL Senior Wellness Health Market, 1-3 p.m., Valley Oaks Care Center, 500 Selfridge St. HANOVERTON United Local school board, 7:30 p.m., high school library. LEETONIA Leetonia High School ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Community breakfast set at Damascus church DAMASCUS— Damascus United Methodist Church and Middle Sandy Presbyterian Church will hold their monthly community breakfast from 7 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Damascus church, 300 Valley Road. The breakfast features all-you-can-eat, ...

‘Steel Magnolias’ on stage at Minerva’s Roxy Theatre

MINERVA—Minerva’s Roxy Theatre, thanks to a grant from ArtsinStark, will present “Steel Magnolias” at 7 p.m. April 26 and 27. It’s the 1980s, in Truvy’s beauty shop in Chinquapin, La., where all the ladies who are “anybody” come to have their hair done. The motto: “There is ...

Blossom welcome

Blossom Nursing and Rehab, 109 Blossom Lane, Salem, will host a “Meet & Greet” from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. today to welcome Jack Nordquist, left, and Lori Rusyn. Nordquist is the administrator and has been in his position for eight months. He brings 16 years of nursing home administrator ...

Tom Corey appointed Deputy Director for ODOT District 11

NEW PHILADELPHIA — Tom Corey was recently appointed as the District 11 Deputy Director for the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District 11. Corey is a 23-year veteran with ODOT. Prior to his appointment as ODOT District 11’s deputy director, he served the department as the deputy ...

On the calendar this week

TUE/16 CANFIELD Mahoning County District Board of Health Finance Committee, 8 a.m., Canfield Fairgrounds Administration Building, 7265 Columbiana-Canfield Road. COLUMBIANA Workforce Development Board Inc. Mahoning and Columbiana Counties, 8-10 a.m., Dutch Village Inn-Downstairs Banquet ...

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KSU-Salem professor to hold book signing SALEM—Dr. Craig Paulenich, professor of English at the Kent State Salem Campus, is holding a book signing and reading at 6 p.m. April 25 in the Academic Learning Commons on campus. Books will be sold, cash only, for $16 each. Paulenich will share ...

Toys donated for children

Dan Madden, president of Stark Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Salem delivers toys to Jamie DeMain, Supervisor of Volunteers at Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley. Toys were collected from the Salem community as part of their Easter toy drive. (Submitted photo)  

Hands-on lesson

Aviation Structural Mechanic 2nd Class Shannon Potter, right, from Jamestown, Pa., teaches Aircrew Survival Equipmentman 3rd Class Andrew Aderhold, from Salineville, Ohio, Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist fundamentals on an MH-60S Seahawk assigned to the “Dusty Dogs” of Helicopter Sea ...

Egg hunt at Salem Healthcare

Salem Healthcare Campus (formally the Essex Buildings) held an Easter Egg Hunt with the Paw Patrol Saturday afternoon. Chase and Marshall hung out and took pictures with the children before and after the hunt. The residents of the three buildings had a blast watching the children and hiding the ...

On the calendar this week

MON/15 BEAVER TOWNSHIP South Range school board, 7 p.m., K-12 campus auditorium. CANFIELD Monday Night Writers, 6-8 p.m., small meeting room at the Canfield Library; area writers, both published and unpublished, invited to attend. COLUMBIANA Historical Society of Columbiana-Fairfield ...

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SUN/14 CANFIELD Angels for Animals Gigantic Garage Sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., free admission, all items 50 percent off; 3:15-5 p.m., all items priced $10 for all you can take, free admission; Canfield Fairgrounds. Tractor-Wagon Rides, 1-4 p.m., MetroParks Farms; craft fee $1; barns open to ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

Damascus Historical Society to meet DAMASCUS—The Damascus Area Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at The Pearce House, 28959 Salem Alliance Road. The program will be Damascus Isaly’s Stories. The public is invited. For information contact 330-537-8663. OSU Columbiana County ...

Canfield resident wins DAR award

CANFIELD—The Ohio Society Daughters of the American Revolution named Mahoning Chapter Regent Sarah Keeler the 2019 OSDAR Outstanding Junior at the 120th State Conference, held March 28 through 31. Keeler, of Canfield, joined the DAR in November 2013, and is an active member. She is the ...

SRMC names volunteers of the year

Joan Kelch and Judy Woodring were recently honored as Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC)’s “Volunteers of the Year” at the hospital’s annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner. Kelch and Woodring are longtime SRMC volunteers, with a combined 33 years of service to the hospital. Both ...

Church Happenings

GREENFORD — Greenford Lutheran Church is inviting all the children of the community to its annual free Easter Egg Hunt from 9 to 11 a.m. today. NORTH BENTON —North Benton Presbyterian Church will host an all-you-can-eat community breakfast from 7:30 to 11 a.m. today. Cost is $6.50 for ...

On the Calendar

SAT/13 BEAVER TOWNSHIP Beaver Ruritan All-You-Can-Eat Fish Fry, noon-6 p.m., South Range School Cafeteria; $12 adults, $6 children 11 years and under; family style and carry out available; fish, French fries, green beans, coleslaw, rolls, drink and dessert; tickets available in advance from ...

SRMC Auxiliary sponsors ‘Chair-ity Raffle’ at cafeteria

SALEM — Salem Regional Medical Center's (SRMC) Auxiliary is sponsoring a "Chair-ity Raffle" featuring chairs uniquely decorated by 28 local artists, students and community groups.  The hand-painted chairs will be displayed in SRMC's cafeteria April 22 - 25, and community members are ...