Neighborhood News

AARP Volunteers of the Year

SALEM - Floyd and Dolores (Dee) Welker were named 2019 AARP Volunteers of the Year on May 6 in recognition of their many hours of volunteer work as coordinators of the South Range CCC Food giveaway in North Lima. The Welkers are members of Canfield Chapter 3104 and on June 27, they and 19 ...

SCT releases ’19-’20 schedule

SALEM- The Salem Community Theatre has announced its 2019-2020 season productions. - Mamma Mia: Sept. 20-29 - The Addams Family: Oct. 25 - Nov. 3 - A Christmas Carol: Dec. 6-15 - Aladdin JR: Feb. 14-23 - The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe: May 15-24 - Beauty and The Beast: Aug. ...

Farmers National adds consultant

CANFIELD - Farmers National Bank is adding new talent to its Home Mortgage Team with Tony Morelli serving as a Mortgage Loan Consultant at the bank's Alliance Branch. Morelli has spent his entire career in mortgage lending with over 25 years of experience and specializes in helping ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

Evening R-Weigh group recognizes weekly winners SALEM-The evening R-Weigh group met July 1 at the First Friends Church, called to order by Rosemarie Martinez. Nancy Stryffeler led the group with the R-Weigh prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag. The song "Take Me Out to the ...

On the Calendar

SAT/6 COLUMBIANA Columbiana-Fairfield Township Historical Society Log House Museum, open 2-4 p.m. EAST LIVERPOOL Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center, open 1-5 p.m. EAST PALESTINE Threshold Residential Services garage sale fundraiser, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., bus garage, 162 N. Walnut ...

On the Calendar

SUN/7 COLUMBIANA The Steve Fazzini Trio, 2-4 p.m., gazebo at Firestone Park, part of Columbiana’s summer concert series. EAST LIVERPOOL Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center, open 1-5 p.m. FRANKLIN SQUARE Franklin Square United Methodist Church, 37615 Olde St Rt 558, new worship ...

Church Happenings

COLUMBIANA — The Columbiana Methodist Church, 210 S. Main, will hold a drive-thru ham dinner on Tuesday, July 9. The cost is $8; call 482-2382 between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. to reserve a dinner. Pickup will be from 4-6 p.m. SALEM — Salem United Methodist Church will sponsor the Banquet in Salem ...

On the Calendar

FRI/5 COLUMBIANA Columbiana-Fairfield Township Historical Society Log House Museum, open 2-4 p.m. LISBON International Professional Rodeo, 7 p.m., Hoppel’s Arena; $15 adults, $10 children. NEW WATERFORD New Waterford Eagles, Fish Friday, 4-9 p.m. Open to the public. Queen of hearts ...

On the calendar this week

THU/4 COLUMBIANA Fourth of July festivities at Firestone Park. Begins at 11 a.m. with pet contest and pet parade and continues throughout day leading to 10 p.m. fireworks. Fireworks rain date is July 6. Guilford LAKE Guilford Lake Civic Association patriotic boat parade, 2 p.m. Meet at ...

Dick Tady Orchestra to perform in Salem Sunday

The popular polka band, Dick Tady Orchestra, is returning to Salem Waterworth Memorial Park at 6 p.m. on Sunday. They have been entertaining audiences in the tri-state area and beyond for more than 55 years. In addition to their American-Slovenian polkas and waltzes, they play other ethnic ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Salem Historical Society to participate in Second Saturday Freed Fest July 13 SALEM— The Salem Historical Society Museum will offer a number of activities coinciding with the Salem Second Saturday’s Freed Fest July 13. The gift shop at 239 S. Lundy Ave. will be open from 10 a.m. to 1 ...

Food Ministry plans distributions in July

COLUMBIANA—The Oasis Food Ministry will be holding a food distribution from 4 to 6 p.m. on July 11 and July 25 at First Christian Church, 39 Cherry St. Note the following time change for senior citizens. Anyone 60 or older may come from 1 to 3 p.m. on July 25 – and only on the 25 for this ...

On the Calendar

TUE/2 AUSTINTOWN Canfield Community Concert Band, Fourth of July celebration, 7 p.m., Austintown Park on Kirk Road. BEAVER TOWNSHIP South Range school board, 7:30 a.m., board offices. LEETONIA ‘Crochet for Charity, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; summer reading “Take a Giant Step,” 1 p.m.; ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

NW annual fishing tournament set NEW WATERFORD—The village will host its annual fishing tournament Thursday at New Waterford Park. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. with kids fishing from 9 to 10 a.m. and open class adults from 10 to 11 a.m. Prizes will be awarded in four age division: ...

East Palestine Fourth of July events announced

EAST PALESTINE — A 5K and duck derby are some of the many festivities planned for the village’s annual Fourth of July celebration in the park on Thursday. The event is sponsored by the East Palestine Area Chamber of Commerce, with the fireworks display at 10 p.m. provided by the East ...

On the calendar this week

TUE/2 AUSTINTOWN Canfield Community Concert Band, Fourth of July celebration, 7 p.m., Austintown Park on Kirk Road. BEAVER TOWNSHIP South Range school board, 7:30 a.m., board offices. LEETONIA ‘Crochet for Charity, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; summer reading “Take a Giant Step,” 1 p.m.; Gentle ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

St. Paul LCBA to hold Bob Evans fundraiser SALEM — The Salem LCBA (Loyal Christian Benefit Association) Branch 654 at St. Paul Catholic Church will host a Bob Evans Community Fundraiser from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the local Bob Evans Restaurant, 2299 E. State St. Bob Evans will ...

CORRECTION

The web address to register with First Book and FAO, published in June 22 edition, should be www.FirstBook.org/FAO.

On the Calendar

MON/1 COLUMBIANA American Legion Post 290 Auxiliary, 7 p.m., post home; members will be discussing plans for Street Fair Auxiliary Raffle and distributing tickets. DEERFIELD Deerfield Historical Society First Monday Dance, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Deerfield Town Hall, 1450 state Route 14; ...

Gallery: Stormy Saturday during car show

Storms interrupted a car show Saturday at TownCenter in Columbiana which benefitted the Salem Regional Medical Center. Shown above, when rain stopped out came the rags to wipe down the vehicles at the car show. (Salem News photo by Deanne Johnson)