Neighborhood News

Community open house planned at Southwoods Health in Boardman

BOARDMAN—Southwoods Health is hosting a Community Open House from noon to 4 p.m. May 19 to celebrate the opening of its new Pain & Spine Center located in the Southwoods Medical Building at 250 DeBartolo Place on the Southwoods campus in Boardman. An estimated 50 million Americans ...

On the Calendar

WED/8 LEETONIA Toddler Playgroup, 10-11:15 a.m., Leetonia Community Public Library. Leetonia High School Classes of 1955-1957, noon, Heck’s Restaurant. Leetonia High School Class of 1966, 12:45 p.m., Heck’s Restaurant. LISBON Toddler and Preschool Storytime, 10 a.m., Lepper ...

Chicken dinner set in Leetonia May 16

LEETONIA—Leetonia First United Methodist Church, 50 Lisbon St., will hold its monthly drive by chicken dinner from 4 to 6 p.m. or until sold out May 16. The meal includes mashed potatoes, gravy, stuffed chicken breast, green beans and a brownie. To reserve a dinner call 330-427-6856 between 2 ...

Meeting House/Museum open May 19 in Winona

WINONA—The 1838 Meeting House/Museum in Winona will be open to visitors from 2 to 5:30 p.m. May 19. An additional hour has been scheduled to accommodate those attending the Memorial Celebration. The museum is located on the grounds of the Winona Area Historical Society at the corner of ...

On the calendar this week

TUE/7 BOARDMAN Tri-County Chapter of Medical Assistants, 7 p.m., Cedar Room on the second floor of Mercy (St. Elizabeth) Boardman Campus,8401 Market St. COLUMBIANA Columbiana Exempted Village Schools Board of Education, special meeting, 6 p.m., high school media center. Purpose is to ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Soccer Shoot set SCC indoor field May 15 SALEM—Salem Elks Lodge #305 will sponsor the Local Soccer Shoot at 1 p.m., with registration at 12:30 p.m., May 19 at the Salem Community Center’s indoor soccer field. Age groups include 7 and under, 8 and 9, 10 and 11 and 12 and 13, with a boys ...

New book by Salem artist R.T. Schuck

SALEM— Salem artist R.T. Schuck has authorized a book entitled “Excerpts from Diaries.” While his first book was a biography of his life, this book is very different. It contains events from his friends’ diaries. Copies are available at Mac Millan Office Supply, Fred’s Pharmacy and ...

Tickets on sale for Peace Officers Memorial Service

COLUMBIANA — Tickets are on sale now for the annual National Peace Officers Memorial Service hosted by Fraternal Order of Police Quaker Lodge 88 at noon May 16 at the Links banquet center at Firestone Farms. The cost is $10, with Columbiana County Municipal Court Judge Mark Frost serving as ...

Canfield Memorial Day Services set for 10 a.m. on Village Green

CANFIELD — The 98th Annual Canfield Memorial Day Services will be held at 10 a.m. May 27 at the Gazebo on the Canfield Village Green. The featured speaker for the ceremony on the green will be Colonel Joe Janik, US Air Force Reserve. A native of Buffalo, N.Y., Janik began his career as a ...

On the Calendar

MON/6 COLUMBIANA Columbiana High School Class of 1961, 5:30 p.m., Grinders Restaurant in Alliance. HANOVERTON The United Athletic Booster Club, meeting, 7 p.m., high school library. LEETONIA Cards & Games, 2-5 p.m.; Worm Composting: Food Recycling Made Easy, 5:30-6:30 p.m., ...

On the Calendar

SUN/5 BELOIT Inaugural Kidney CARnival, 2-5 p.m., West Branch High School; entry fee $5 at 330-206-4026, sjm.ofc04@gmail.com or at the event. CANFIELD Dave & Ed’s Super Auto, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Canfield Fairgrounds, 7265 Columbiana Canfield Road; www.autoevents.com. COLUMBIANA Annie ...

Kent State University recognizes Rural Scholars Program graduates

The Kent State Columbiana County campuses held a ceremony to recognize 15 members of the Rural Scholars program who are each graduating from their respective high schools this spring. Each scholar completed six full years of comprehensive, structured, enlightening and often rigorous ...

Kent State University at Salem recognizes academic achievements

Salem – Kent State University at Salem recognized the academic achievements of several students during its annual Student Awards Ceremony, while also honoring the service of faculty, staff and a community partner. The awards and recipients are: Academic Awards Human Services Award for ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

United Quilt Guild to meet Tuesday SALEM—The United Quilt Guild will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at First Presbyterian Church. The UFO group will meet at 10 a.m. and the quilt show committee will meet at 5 p.m. The program for the evening will be signing up for all positions for the July ...

Copeland Oaks hosts its first Senior Prom for community

SEBRING—Copeland Oaks hosted its first ever Senior Prom on April 25. The dance was open to the public and was held in Copeland’s Murphy Auditorium. This event, intended for senior adults 55 and older, was a success with over 60 people in attendance. Guests arrived in tuxedos and dresses ...

Local farmer gets grant for 4-H club

HANOVERTON — Local Farmer Joe Bernet has directed $2,500 to the Hicks & Hayseeds 4-H Club through America’s Farmers Grow Communities, sponsored by the Bayer Fund. As part of their mission the Hicks & Hayseeds will use the funds to expand their community service efforts and provide a ...

Eastern Star Palmy Chapter holds annual inspection of its officers

DEERFIELD — Palmy Chapter #114, Order of the Eastern Star recently held its 119th Annual Inspection of Officers with 28 members and 20 visitors present for the event. An Inspection, conducted by a representative of the Worthy Grand Matron, Deputy Grand Matron Margaret “Peggy” Campano, is ...

Father-Daugther raffle winners

Mackenzie Bono and Chloe McFarland were the winners of the raffle items at the Salem Junior Mothers Club Father-Daughter dance held in March. Proceeds from the dance are being donated to various schools, organizations and charities in the area. (Submitted photo)