Neighborhood News

Kent State University’s Honors Club members pictured with their advisor, Dr. Andrew Pfrenger, assistant professor of English, include first row, from left, Rochelle Wise, Lydia Strawn, Allison Sunderman, Alexandria Harman; second row, Michael Laubacher, Kaley Anderson, Mariah Lanzer, Shelby Hilbert; third row, Dr. Pfrenger, Tyler Stratton, Joshua Tungate, Brianna Parfaite, Lindsey Rice, Conni Cross, Mackenzie Godwin, Stephanie Giles, Leanne Strawn, Michelle Santini and Molly Davidson. Not pictured are Heather Lude, Rebecca Muldowney, Julia Pitcock and Sylvia Yoder. (Submitted photo)

Kent State University’s Honors Club members will be active in our community

SALEM — Kent State University’s Honors Program provides students on all campuses opportunities to participate in learning experiences that are challenging and that provide enriching experiences in the students’ areas of interest. On the Salem campus this year, the honors students are ...

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4 generations of growers

Pictured are members of one branch of the Ken Steer family tree who recently participated and won in the Damascus Area Historical Society’s sponsored “Grow and Show.” Steer has been a strong gardening influence within his community and four generation family. Shown are, from left, Sarah ...

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CCCTC students earn recognition

Recognized as part of the Character Counts program at the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center (CCCTC) in Lisbon, Level One Interactive Media students Matisyn Joseph and Jonathan Clutter of Beaver Local High School recently received some rewards from Principal Jordan Williams including ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

Deerfield dance set for Monday DEERFIELD — The third Monday dance of the Deerfield Historical Society is slated from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Deerfield Town Hall, 1450 S. Route 14. Music will be provided by the Deerfield House Band. Refreshments will be available for purchase. ...

Pictured are the 2017 4-H Queen Tiffany Voland, 4-H King Carson Markley and William and Olivia Reph, children of Steve and Robin Reph, serving on the 4-H Royal Court. (Submitted photo)

WR Rangers at the Canfield Fair

BERLIN CENTER — Western Reserve Ranger’s 4-H member Tiffany Voland was crowned 2017 4-H queen during Youth Day ceremonies at the Canfield Fair. Tiffany is the daughter of Terry and Kathy Voland. Serving on the 4-H Royal Court were Olivia and William Reph, children of Steve and Robin ...

Wyatt Felt stops for a photo outside the museum. (Submitted photo)

Log House Museum during the Street Fair

The Log House Museum in Columbiana was active during the Columbiana Street Fair Sept. 8. On left, the Oak Street String Band performed on the porch while Wyatt Felt, above, stops for a photo outside the museum. (Submitted photos)

Dental van to visit Lepper Library

LISBON—The Mercy Health Dental Van will be at Lepper Library from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday. Call the library at 330-424-3117 for more information.

Canfield quilters to meet Tuesday

CANFIELD — That Quilt Group I Belong To will meet on Sept. 19 at the Rotary Building at Fair Park in Canfield. Early sewing starts at 1 p.m. Ribbon winning members will bring their winning quilts for all to enjoy. Special recognition goes to Sandy Campbell for her quilt that won Best of Show ...

Religious Happenings

SALEM — The fourth annual First Friends Family Fall Fest will be held from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. today at the church, 1028 Jennings Ave. In the event of rain, this free event will be moved to Sunday. Food will be served including barbecued pulled pork sandwiches, baked beans, cole slaw and ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Acts 2 Ministries to hold free clothing giveaway today SEBRING — Acts 2 Ministries of the Sebring/West Branch area will hold its monthly free clothing giveaway from 10 a.m. to noon today at the Acts 2 Clothes Closet located behind Pine Lake Christian Church, 636 Pine Lake Road. This is ...

Lisbon recycling site moved to former DJFS

LISBON—The recycling drop-off site in Lisbon is being moved from the Columbiana County Education Service Center parking lot to the former county Department of Job and Family Services vacant lot in downtown Lisbon. County Commissioner Tim Weigle announced this week the 10 dumpsters will be ...

Minerva’s Oktoberfest will be held from noon to 7 p.m. Sept. 23 in Municipal Park in Minerva. Pictured are members of White Buffalo Woman, from left, Adam Murphy, Joe Gotschall, Devin Bezeredi, Evan Rutledge and Alex Leggett who will play rock and blues. (Submitted photo)

Minerva Oktoberfest set for Sept. 23

MINERVA — Minerva’s Oktoberfest will be held from noon to 7 p.m. Sept. 23 in Municipal Park featuring live music, food, vendors, children’s activities and contests. There is no admission fee for the festival. Activities begin at noon with the Sassy Silks twirlers performing in front of ...

On the Calendar

FRI/15 COLUMBIANA Columbiana School District’s All District Pep Rally, 1:30 p.m., Firestone Park. LEETONIA Leetonia High School Class of 1962, breakfast, 9 a.m., Heck’s restaurant. LISBON Book sale, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Lepper Library, 303 E. Lincoln Way; enter at the garage off of Vine ...

Salem hosting Area Festival of Bands Saturday

SALEM — Salem High School’s “Pride of Salem” will host the 21st annual Area Festival of Bands at 6 p.m. Saturday at Reilly Stadium. Participants will include high school marching bands, majorettes and auxiliary members from Beaver Local, Columbiana, East Liverpool, Sebring, United ...

Across our Communities

Seats available for Underground Trolley tour SALEM — Seats are still available for the Underground Railroad tour on the Quakertown Trolley at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Dale Shaffer Library, 239 S. Lundy Ave. Cost is $15 per person. Walk-ups are welcome if seats are available. For ...

On the Calendar

THU/14 COLUMBIANA Kaiser and National retirees, breakfast, 8:30 a.m., Adele’s. Clothes pantry open 10 a.m.-noon, First United Methodist Church, 244 S. Broadway Ave. Oasis Food Ministry, food distribution, 4-6 p.m., First Christian Church, 39 Cherry St. Standing Together for single ...

Across our Communities

Area broadcasts of football games available online SALEM — Area high school football fans are reminded that audio broadcasts of this week’s games may be accessed at each teams homepage on www.ysnlive.com. Friday's games: Salem at Carrollton, Leetonia at Columbiana, Zanesville at South ...

First Friends Family Fall Fest slated Saturday

SALEM — The fourth annual First Friends Family Fall Fest will be held from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the church, 1028 Jennings Ave. In the event of rain, this free event will be moved to Sunday. Food will be served including barbecued pulled pork sandwiches, baked beans, cole slaw and ...

On the Calendar

reakfast, 8 a.m., Das Dutch Haus; reservations, 330-853-2639 or leadershipcolumbianacounty@gmail.com. Crestview Local Board of Education, special meeting 6 p.m., Crestview Elementary School; regular meeting, 7 p.m., Performing Arts Center. GOSHEN TOWNSHIP Goshen High School Class of 1958, ...

On the calendar this week

TUE/12 CANFIELD Western Reserve Knitting Guild meeting, 7 p.m., Rotary Community Building in Fair Park; swatching program with Jacquie Thomas; wrkg.ohio@gmail.com. COLUMBIANA First United Methodist Church drive-thru ham dinner canceled. Will resume Oct. 10. Elkton-Fairfield Homemakers, ...