Neighborhood News

FAO partners with First Book to offer program

NELSONVILLE, Ohio—With the new partnership of the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO) and First Book, the non-profit focused on equal access to quality education, more new, high-quality books and other educational resources will reach children across Appalachian Ohio’s communities. ...

On the Calendar

FRI/21 COLUMBIANA Historical Society of Columbiana-Fairfield Township, Log Cabin Museum, open, 2-4 p.m. Parish Festival of St. Jude and Our Lady of the Lourdes, 5-10 p.m., 180 Seventh St. LEETONIA Leetonia High School Class of 1962, 9:30 a.m., Dutch Haus. LISBON “Disaster!” ...

July events planned at Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center

EAST LIVERPOOL — The Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center has announced its July events. Programs are offered free of charge, but donations are always appreciated. Visit beavercreekwildlife.org or follow their Facebook page. — In honor of the 50th anniversary of the U.S. astronauts ...

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THU/20 CANFIELD Naturalist Series: Coyotes in Northeast Ohio, 6:30-8 p.m., MetroParks Farm; registration requested, but not required, 330-740-7116. COLUMBIANA Parish Festival of St. Jude and Our Lady of the Lourdes, 5-10 p.m., 180 Seventh St.; Veterans Night. GREENFORD Greenford High ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Banquet in Salem to feature fried chicken SALEM — The Banquet of Salem from 5 to 7 p.m. June 24 in the Memorial Building will be sponsored in celebration of Paul and Jackie’s birthday. The menu will include fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, coleslaw, fresh vegetables, ...

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WED/19 GREENFORD Mother Earth and Green Team, 3 p.m., Greenford Library; children grades pre-K through 5. HANOVERTON United Local school board, 7:30 p.m., high school library. LEETONIA MercyHealth Dental Van, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., walk-ins welcome for basic dental care; Toddler Playgroup, ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

‘Bling Thing’ craft class set at library SALEM—The Salem Public Library’s July Gettin’ Crafty class will feature “BLING THING” at 6:30 p.m. July 8 in the Quaker Room. Choose an item to “bling out” and have fun with the available materials. No two items will look the same. ...

Emmanuel Lutheran Vacation Bible School

Emmanuel Lutheran Church will hold its Vacation Bible School June 23 to 27. Dinner will be served from 5:30 to 6 p.m. with the lesson from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Those attending can register the day they arrive or call 330-853-0158. From left, front row, Darrin Sims, Teri Sims, Garrett Menough, Hayley ...

World War I Dawn Patrol Fly-In planned

ALLIANCE—The Alliance Balsa Bees will present their eighth annual World War I Dawn Patrol Fly-In from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the northeast end of Barber Airport, three miles north of Alliance off state Route 225. There will be all types of World War I aircraft featured at the ...

On the calendar this week

TUE/18 CANFIELD Mahoning County Public Health Finance Committee, 4 p.m., Canfield Fairgrounds Administration Building, 7265 Columbiana-Canfield Road. DAMASCUS Damascus Area Historical Society Meet and Greet, 6 p.m., Pearce House, 28959 Salem Alliance Road; guests will be high school ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Alumni Association visitors asked to use back door SALEM—The Salem High School Alumni Association is asking anyone who needs to stop into the offices, to call ahead to be sure the office is open during the construction period that started Monday and will last until approximately Oct. 1. The ...

Pie safe to be sold at Strawberry Fest

WINONA—Among the offerings at the 2 p.m. auction in Winona on Sunday will be a traditional pie safe made by local craftsman Don Conser. A handmade signature quilt stitched by local volunteers and depicting the 1838 Meeting House/Museum, as well as items donated by local businesses and ...

Stage Left Players to stage ‘Disaster’

LISBON— Stage Left Players will present the musical “Disaster!” at 7 p.m. June 21, 22 and 28 and 2 p.m. June 23 and 30 at the Trinity Playhouse, 234 E. Lincoln Way, Lisbon, Ohio. Directors Kandace Cleland and Jodine Pilmer have assembled a cast of 23 to play the zany characters who ...

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MON/17 CANFIELD Canfield Community Concert Band, free concert, 7 p.m., Canfield Village Green. DEERFIELD Deerfield Historical Society Third Monday Dance, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Town Hall, 1450 state Route 14; $4 admission. LEETONIA Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training, 9:30 a.m.-5:30 ...

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SUN/16 BEAVER TOWNSHIP Bever Township Ruritan 15th annual Father’s Day Car Show, South Range High School, 11300 Columbiana-Canfield Road (SR 46). Rain or shine. Registration, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; show 1-5 p.m. $5 entry fee. Dash plaques to first 100 entrants. Classes awarded include ...

Lisbon Schools honor rolls

David Anderson Jr. Sr. High School SENIOR HONOR ROLL  ALL A’s: Kathryn Chludzinski, Madisson Freeman, Kennedy Kessler, Christopher McKinnon, Hannah Powers, Sean Preston, Marisa Spooner, Miranda Wood, Claire Wycoff. JUNIOR HONOR ROLL  ALL A’s: Cassandra Brandt, Amanda French, ...

University of Mount Union Dean’s List

ALLIANCE — The following students have been named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2019 semester at the University of Mount Union. Megan Amos of Salem Rachel Amos of Salem Joshua Andrews of Salem Josie Andrews of Alliance Lucy Baer of Leetonia Bailey Balderson of ...

Wallace inducted into Delta Alpha Pi Honor Society

BEREA— Whitney Wallace of Salem was inducted into Baldwin Wallace University’s Delta Phi chapter of the Delta Alpha Pi (DAPi) International Honor Society in the spring 2019 semester. Wallace, a graduate of West Branch High School majoring in mild/moderate educational needs, shared the ...

Local students earn dean’s list at University of Findlay

FINDLAY, OH (06/12/2019)-- The dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester at the University of Findlay has been announced. To earn this achievement, a student must attain a grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Local students include: Quinn Caron of Columbiana. Kasey ...

West Branch Middle School honors top students

BELOIT — West Branch Middle School held its award assembly June 4. Students in grades five through eight were recognized for: Top Student & Most Improved Student in each subject area, Power of the Pen, Spelling Bee, Band, Choir, Perfect Attendance, Honor Roll, P.A. Crew, Student ...