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FRI/3 LISBON Columbiana County Department of Job and Family Services, Senior Citizens Services Levy Advisory Board meeting, 8-9 a.m., second floor director’s conference room, 7989 Dickey Drive, Suite II. Narcotics Anonymous meeting, “Hugs Not Drugs,” 1 p.m., First United Methodist ...

Shown receiving the 2017 George H. Kimble Scholarship are, from left,  Shirley Shoaff, a representative from the Kimble family; Grace Durflinger, scholarship recipient; and Gary Kimble, Kimble family member. (Submitted photo)

SRMC awards Kible Scholarship to Grace Durflinger

SALEM — Salem Regional Medical Center’s (SRMC) Foundation has awarded the 2017 George H. Kimble Scholarship to Grace Durflinger, a State Tested Nursing Assistant (STNA), currently pursuing an associate’s degree in nursing. The Kimble family originally established this scholarship in ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Fall rummage sale continues at Mount Olivet Church NORTH LIMA — The fall rummage sale will continue at Mount Olivet United Church of Christ, 410 W. South Range Road. The public is invited from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today which is half price day. Lunch will be available for purchase. The sale ...

11-3 FRC

Oxford House rededicated

Family Recovery Center’s Oxford House, located at 320 Benton Road, Salem, was rededicated as a community house for recovery during the annual Halloween party on Saturday evening. The house is used by more than 300 people and hosts 14 support group meetings each week. Also, the house’s large ...

Addams Family will be performed this weekend at West Branch High School

BELOIT — West Branch High School’s (WBHS) 2017-18 theatrical season will begin with “The Addams Family.” The show will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday in the West Branch auditorium. Tickets for all of the shows are $12 for adults and $10 for ...

Across our Communities

Salem City Health District giving flu shots SALEM — The Salem City Health District will hold a flu vaccination clinic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 14 at the health department at 230 N. Lincoln Ave Suite 104. No reservations are needed for this walk-in clinic. Insurance is accepted and ...

Flag retirement ceremony set in Lisbon

LISBON — A flag retirement ceremony is to be held 10 am. Friday in the Lisbon town square by the civil war cannon and veterans memorial and anyone is invited to bring their worn flag that needs to be properly destroyed. There are also drop-off boxes at county Common Pleas Court in the county ...

11-2 new titles

New titles at gift shop

New titles are now available at the Salem Historical Society’s gift shop, 208 S. Broadway Ave. Along with the large volume of Salem resources, among the new books are “Lost Youngstown” regarding the loss of the many industries over the years, “The Ohio State Reformatory” and “Murder ...

On the calendar this week

WED/1 BELOIT West Branch Meet the Candidates evening, 5:30-7:30 p.m., high school cafeteria; candidates available to speak with resident at 5:50 p.m., question and answer session at 6:30 p.m. COLUMBIANA Crestview Local Board of Education Personnel Committee meeting, 6 a.m., ...

On the Calendar

THU/2 COLUMBIANA Fairfield-Waterford High School Class of 1960, lunch, 11:30 a.m., Davidson’s restaurant at Salem Hills Golf and Country Club. DAMASCUS TOPS Chapter 1329, 9:30 a.m., Damascus United Methodist Church; 330-537-3796. EAST LIVERPOOL East Liverpool Historical Society’s ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Historical Museum open by for tours SALEM — The Salem Historical Society’s Museum and Gift/Book Shop at 239 S. Lundy Ave. will be open for tours by appointment from 9 a.m. to noon on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays this month. The museum will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. ...

On the Calendar

TUES/31 BEAVER TOWNSHIP Trick or treat, 5-7 p.m. COLUMBIANA All day trick or treat, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Paws on Main. Only Treats free goodie bag, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Park Avenue Marketplace. Trunk-o-treats, 5-7 p.m., Nazarene Church, 330 N. Elm St. Trick or treat, 5-7 p.m. LEETONIA Teen ...

Area Halloween activities

— Beaver Township: Trick or treat, 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31. — Canfield: Trick or treat, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 31. — Canfield Township: Trick or treat, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 31. — Columbiana: Trick or treat, 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31. — Damascus: Friends Church, trunk-or-treat, 6-8 p.m., Nov. 1. — East ...

10-31 COSTUMES

Dressed for the occasion

Costume award winners Sunday during the annual Salem Trail of Treats and Costume Contest held at Waterworth Memorial Park included front, from left, Preston Jakubisn, Takoda Jakubisn; second row, Alaina Stewart, Lainey Porter; third row, from left, Micah Fox, Kennadi Fox, Lucas Fox, Logan ...

Deadline today for SHS band fruit sale

SALEM — Today is the last day to order fruit from the Salem High School “Pride of Salem Marching Band” members, however, online ordering is available through Nov. 13 at the Pee Jay’s website at freshfruitorder.org/salembandboosters. All non-holiday gift orders will be shipped to the ...

North Benton church to host meal

NORTH BENTON — An all-you-can-eat breakfast will be served from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Nov. 11 at North Benton Presbyterian Church. Cost is $6.50 for adults and $3.50 for ages 6 to 12. Carryouts are available.

SHS band concert set for Thursday

SALEM—The “Pride of Salem” will host its annual indoor marching band concert at 6 p.m. Thursday in the John Cabas gymnasium at Salem High School. The evening will showcase music from the 2017 football pregame and halftime performances plus stand tunes and will pay tribute to the Class of ...

On the Calendar

MON/30 COLUMBIANA TOPS 720, Presbyterian Church, weigh-ins, 9-9:35 a.m.; 330-482-5946. “Unleash the incredible healing power you were gifted at birth” with Dr. David Vitko, 7 p.m., Main Street Theater; $10; fundraiser for Columbiana Area Meals on Wheels; tickets at the theater, ...

Columbiana County Dems to sponsor The Banquet today

SALEM – The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St. The meal, sponsored by the Columbiana County Democratic Party, offers stuffed chicken breasts, mashed potatoes and gravy, peas or corn, cole slaw, fresh vegetables and fruits and ice ...