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Columbiana Rotary Club presents Youth Service Awards

The Columbiana Rotary Club held its annual Youth Service Awards Banquet on Nov. 7 at Heck’s restaurant in Columbiana. Awards were presented to the following youth, from left, Hannah Hephner, 4-H Student of the Year; Brileigh Kocahjer, Outstanding Girl Scout; Tanner Daub, Outstanding Boy ...

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Brookdale Salem festival of lights, raffle benefits local family in need

Brookdale Salem held its first annual public Festival of Lights and Raffle this month. The raffle was held to benefit a needy family selected by the Salem Salvation Army. Area businesses donated decorated trees including Harbor Light Hospice, Community Hospice, Mint Maintenance, Southern Care ...

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Salem Masons donate turkeys to Salvation Army

Perry Lodge Masons of Salem recently donated 29 turkeys to the Salvation Army to be given out during the holidays. Lodge Master Sean O’Neill and Treasurer Jim Forney were in charge of the purchase and delivery of the turkeys. Pictured are, from left, O’Neill, Lt. Angelica and Lt. Gene ...

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Salem Quota Club hosts Christmas party for clinic

Salem Quota Club recently hosted a Christmas party for the clients and their families of the Speech and Hearing Clinic. Pictured with Santa, Mrs. Claus and an elf is Drayden McFarland. (Submitted photo)

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Winona Ruritans install new member, club officers and directors

The Winona Ruritan Club hosted its annual Christmas dinner on Dec. 12, prepared and served by members of the Winona Evangelical Friends Church. Special guests included John Biery, 2018 Ohio District governor, and his wife, Barbara. He performed the installation ceremonies for new member, Greg ...

On the Calendar

SAT/23 ALLIANCE Bingo, 6:25 p.m., Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Road NE; doors open at 5 p.m. SALEM Public breakfast buffet, 7:30-10 a.m., Masonic Building, 788 E. State St.; $6 for adults, $3 for under age 10, free for under 2; pancakes, waffles, sausage, ham, scrambled ...

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New Year’s Eve Gospel Sing will be a five-hour concert

NORTH LIMA — The sixth annual New Year’s Eve Gospel Sing will have the largest number of performers so far with eight groups and artists taking the stage in a five-hour concert. The singing begins at 7 p.m. and will end shortly after midnight at the Old School Marketplace, the former ...

Religious Happenings

SALEM — The Christmas Banquet in Salem will have one seating only from 5 to 6 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St. This meal will be sponsored by the Salem Community Foundation. The dinner includes ham, turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, salad, green beans, fresh fruits and ...

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Mile Branch Grange plans soup sale Jan. 11 ALLIANCE — Mile Branch Grange will host its monthly drive-thru soup sale on Jan. 11. This month’s choices are loaded baked potato and stuffed pepper. Cost is $6 per quart. Soup must be preordered by noon on Jan. 10 and will be available for pick ...

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Parting gifts

Leetonia school board president Richard Hendricks presented framed photographs of the K-12 campus signed by faculty and staff to retiring staff members Marilyn Heddleson and Lori Newton-Smith, plus outgoing board member Michael Rulli at the final meeting of the year last week. Seen is Heddleson ...

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Christmas Sweater Skate set at Fun Factory SALEM — The public is invited to a Christmas Sweater Skate from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 8 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Salem Fun Factory, 520 E. Pershing St. One dollar will be donated to the Salvation Army from every paid admission. Mile Branch ...

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Bar Association aids Salvation Army

The Columbiana County Bar Association and its members raised funds in conjunction with its annual Christmas event this year for the Salvation Army. Pictured are, first row, from left, Bar President Atty. Mark Hutson, Atty. Tammie Riley Jones, Lt. Angelica Spence of the Salvation Army; second ...

On the Calendar

THU/21 BELOIT West Branch school board, 7:30 p.m., high school media center. COLUMBIANA Free community meal, 4:30-6 p.m., St. Jude Church, 180 Seventh St. Crestview Local Board of Education Buildings and Grounds Committee meeting, 6 a.m., superintendent’s office. DAMASCUS TOPS Chapter ...

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Breakfast buffet planned at Salem Masons Dec. 30 SALEM — The public is invited to a breakfast buffet, hosted by Salem York Rite, from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Dec. 30 at the Masonic Building, 788 E. State St. Cost is $6 per person. Soup and salad dinner offered at North Lima church NORTH LIMA — ...

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WED/20 LEETONIA Leetonia High School Class of 1950, breakfast, 9:30 a.m., Bill Willy’s Cook Shack. Village Council, 7 p.m., Village Hall; preceded by Fire Committee, 6:30 p.m. LISBON Mercy Health Dental Van at Lepper Library, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., offers free or reduced rates for dental ...

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Soup N Salad offered at Deerfield Masonic Hall DEERFIELD — Soup N Salad, hosted by Palmy Chapter #114, Order of the Eastern Star, will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Deerfield Masonic Hall, 2380 state Route 225. Brothers of Charity Lodge will be guests. The menu offers ...

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Mercy Health Dental Van to stop at Lepper Library LISBON — The Mercy Health Dental Van will visit Lepper Library from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. Free or reduced rates for dental services are available, depending on income. For more information call 330-424-3117. West Branch BOE to ...

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Lords and Ladyes of Tapestries

The Lords and Ladyes of Tapestries of Ohio will present a free concert at 7 p.m. today at the First Presbyterian Church, 436 E. Second St. They are an a cappella singing group that presents mostly medieval and renaissance music and have been in existence for 22 years. The music will be ...

On The Calendar This Week

TUE/19 COLUMBIANA Crestview Local Board of Education Insurance Committee meeting, 4:30 p.m., superintendent’s office. HANOVERTON United Class of 1961, lunch, noon, Adele’s Place. LISBON Columbiana County Educational Service Center, board meeting, 4:30 p.m., 38720 Saltwell ...

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MON/18 BEAVER TOWNSHIP South Range school board, 7 p.m., high school band room. BELOIT “Coffee Talks” to discuss district initiatives, with West Branch Superintendent Timothy Saxton, 9:30 a.m., auditorium lobby. COLUMBIANA TOPS 720, Presbyterian Church, weigh-ins, 9-9:35 a.m.; ...