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Neighborhood News

Free Ohio to rally again in Lisbon

The local Free Ohio Now group intends to hold another rally in the Lisbon square at 1 p.m. Saturday, according to Jamie Kenneally of East Palestine. Last week’s rally drew about 100 people and was held in conjunction with rallies in 33 of Ohio’s 87 other counties. The group is opposed to ...

Marriage licenses now available

Columbiana County residents will again be able to obtain marriage licenses beginning today. A new procedure requires filling out an application, making certain all the required information is ready for the clerks and then waiting for a call from Probate Court clerks for an appointment. Licenses ...

Lepper Library to welcome back patrons with curbside service

LISBON — The Lepper Library announced that it will be offering curbside delivery of library materials beginning on Monday. The library has been closed since March 14 due to the coronavirus pandemic. A Lepper Library cardholder can request items in three different ways: — From the ...

On the calendar this week

THU/14 GOSHEN TOWNSHIP Scrap Appliance/Metal Drive, daylight hours, township garage and recycling center, 12649 Seacrist Road; information at 330-205-4204. LISBON Lisbon school board, 5 p.m., via Star Leaf (https://live.starleaf.com/OTA0NjAyMDU6NjU0ODM3); information at ...

NATION/WORLD

West Branch plans family commencement BELOIT— West Branch High School will hold a single family, in-person commencement ceremony from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 31. The ceremony will happen in a safe environment with many parameters put in place. Social distancing best practices and compliance ...

On the Calendar this Week

WED/13 GOSHEN TOWNSHIP Scrap Appliance/Metal Drive, daylight hours, township garage and recycling center, 12649 Seacrist Road; information at 330-205-4204. LEETONIA Leetonia school board, 4:30 p.m., via Zoom (meeting ID: 870-2391-7128); special meeting with executive session only to ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Lisbon will still honor the vets LISBON — Lisbon will not hold a Memorial Day parade and service this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, American Legion Post 275 Commander Jeff Dorrance said. Instead, the post will hold a small private ceremony on Memorial Day to honor our fallen ...

On the calendar this week

TUE/12 GOSHEN TOWNSHIP Scrap Appliance/Metal Drive, daylight hours, township garage and recycling center, 12649 Seacrist Road; information at 330-205-4204. LISBON Columbiana County Board of Elections, 1:30 p.m., board office, 7989 Dickey Drive Suite #3. Village council, 6:30 p.m., via ...

SRMC safety measures have facility prepared for return to services

SALEM – As the level of COVID-19 infections begins to stabilize in the community, Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) is starting to reschedule appointments, surgeries and procedures that were delayed during the pandemic. “In this time of uncertainty, SRMC remains our patients’ ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Leetonia school board to meet Wednesday LEETONIA— The Leetonia school board will hold a virtual special meeting at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday via Zoom to discuss personnel, with no action to be taken. The meeting ID is 870-2391-7128. Washingtonville VFW to meet Thursday WASHINGTONVILLE— ...

On the Calendar

MON/11 GOSHEN TOWNSHIP Scrap Appliance/Metal Drive, daylight hours, township garage and recycling center, 12649 Seacrist Road; information at 330-205-4204. Board of Trustees, 7 p.m., administration building. KNOX TOWNSHIP Drive-thru parade for teachers and staff at Knox Elementary, 10 ...

Watt, Guthrie recognized by Honors College at Youngstown State University

YOUNGSTOWN – The Honors College at Youngstown State University has recognized several students as part of the Honors Student of the Week initiative for spring semester 2020. Honorees include: Jaycie Watt and Jenna Guthrie, both of Salem Watt was part of the executive team for Guinathon, ...

Strohecker honored as CCCTC Student of the Month

LISBON — Trinity Strohecker is the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center's April Student of the Month. Strohecker is a half-day CCCTC senior from Columbiana High School and is enrolled in the cosmetology program under the instruction of Christy Mays. Strohecker is a member of the ...

Cancellations, closures, etc…

Salem Twp. meeting canceled The Salem Township Board of Trustees meeting scheduled Tuesday has been canceled. SHS Class of ‘48 SALEM— Salem High School Class of 1948 has canceled its May 12 meeting. Calvary Baptist Church services SALEM— Calvary Baptist Church has suspended ...

Masked Penguins

Youngstown State graduate Penny Pavelko pinned her neighbor, Kevin Kosko, at his home just before the YSU virtual commencement. Kosko, who resides in Leetonia, received his degree Saturday in chemical engineering. Pavelko was a mathematics teacher at Leetonia High School until her retirement. ...

On the Calendar

SAT/9 GOSHEN TOWNSHIP Scrap Appliance/Metal Drive, daylight hours, township garage and recycling center, 12649 Seacrist Road; information at 330-205-4204. SUN/10 GOSHEN TOWNSHIP Scrap Appliance/Metal Drive, daylight hours, township garage and recycling center, 12649 Seacrist Road; ...

Cancellations, closures, etc…

SHS Class of ‘48 SALEM— Salem High School Class of 1948 has canceled its May 12 meeting. Calvary Baptist Church services SALEM— Calvary Baptist Church has suspended services through June 7. Leetonia Eagles Auxiliary Due to the coronavirus pandemic, members of the Leetonia Eagles ...

Stark Memorial retiree

Stark Memorial Inc. and owner Dan Madden is congratulating longtime employee Phil Crowgey, left, on his retirement. He has served the Salem community at Stark Memorial the past 40 years. (Submitted photo)

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Perry Twp. trustees to meet Monday PERRY TOWNSHIP — The Board of Trustees will meet at 4 p.m. Monday via zoom.us, with the meeting ID 282 596 4095 and the password perry, or use the link at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2825964095?pwd=Ti9uaHVFdUpsa1ppOE01aHZQNUZnUT09. Leetonia ITAM sets fish ...

Nominations being accepted for FAO Jenco Awards

NELSONVILLE, Ohio – The Jenco Foundation Fund is seeking nominations for the 2020 Jenco Awards to honor people of all ages who work passionately in the service of others in Appalachian Ohio. The cash awards are designed to recognize the committed service of Appalachian Ohioans – from ...