Neighborhood News

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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., ...

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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)

On the Calendar

sat/4 BUTLER TOWNSHIP Spring Clean Up, 8 a.m.-noon, township garage, 2974 Slater Road, Salem. CANFIELD Dave & Ed’s Super Auto, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Canfield Fairgrounds, 7265 Columbiana Canfield Road; www.autoevents.com. COLUMBIANA Purse, Jewelry, Collectibles and Fine Gifts Sale, 9 ...

Church Happenings

NORTH LIMA — Calvary United Methodist Church, 12062 South Ave., will be host a monthly drive-thru chicken dinner from 3 to 6 p.m. or until sold out May 9. Dinners are $7 and include stuffed chicken breast, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans and a brownie. To reserve dinners call ...

West Branch BOE to hold special meeting

BELOIT — The West Branch Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday in the West Branch High School Conference Room, 14277 Main Street, Beloit, to accept the resignation of a certificated employee.

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Feed & Sing to host roast beef fundraiser SALEM— Feed & Sing, 38135 Salem Unity Road, will host a Beef Roast from 4 p.m. to midnight May 11 as a building fundraiser for the Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley. The Feed & Sing: Beef Roast will feature live music from Shawn ...

Lisbon band scholarship recipients to perform

LISBON – Three music scholarship recipients and the Lisbon High School Band will be the featured performers at the Lisbon Music Study Club’s annual celebration of National Music Week Sunday. The program will begin at 3 p.m. at the New Lisbon Presbyterian Church. This year’s scholarship ...

On the calendar this week

fri/3 BUTLER TOWNSHIP Spring Clean Up, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., township garage, 2974 Slater Road, Salem. CANFIELD Dave & Ed’s Super Auto, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Canfield Fairgrounds, 7265 Columbiana Canfield Road; www.autoevents.com. Lasagna to go dinner, 4-6 p.m. Andews Hall at Angels for Animals, ...

Reads 1,000 books in Leetonia

Lillian Lindeman, 3, daughter of Sara and Jeremy Lindeman of Leetonia, has read 1,000 books and has finished the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Program at the Leetonia Community Public Library. The program is designed to promote early literacy in children by rewarding them for reading and is ...

Plant sale set at Career Center next week

LISBON— The Landscaping and Environmental Design program at the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center will be holding its third annual plant sale May 6 through 10. Plants can be purchased in the greenhouse at the agriculture building on the campus. Hours to purchase will be from 9 ...

Salvation Army has camp openings

SEBRING—The Salvation Army has openings for both boys and girls, ages 6 to 12 years old to attend Camp NEOSA from June 26 to July 1. The camp is located in Carroll County, in the Atwood Lake area on Leesville Lake, and is free to lower income families. All children going to camp must ...