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SAT/9 ALLIANCE Bingo, 6:25 p.m., Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Road NE; doors open at 5 p.m. COLUMBIANA Columbiana Street Fair, noon-11 p.m. Log House Museum open 4-9 p.m.; quilt raffle drawing 9 p.m. Columbiana High School Class of 1961, dinner, 4:30 p.m., Grace ...

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Benefit breakfast for Gary Davidson is Saturday SALEM — The benefit breakfast for Gary Davidson will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the First United Methodist Church, 244 S. Broadway Ave. Proceeds will benefit Davidson who is recovering from a double lung transplant. Sausage gravy ...

Dawn M. Garwood

Benefit bass tourney planned Sept. 23 at Salem Reservoir

A benefit bass tourney will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Salem Reservoir on Gamble Road, off of Teegarden Road. Fifty percent of the tourney proceeds and 50 percent of the 50/50 raffle will be given to Dawn M. Garwood, for medical bills. She has been diagnosed with stage four ...

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Receive recognition from the Salem Beautification Committee

On behalf of the Salem Beautification Committee, member Jennifer Brown, right, presented the “Blue Ribbon Digs Home of the Month” to Mike and Brittany Stouffer. His green thumb is evident in their front yard flowers which can be seen at 157 Fair St, Salem. The Stouffers share their home ...

No winner in Adele’s Hearts drawing

SALEM — The Queen of Hearts drawing at Adele’s Place for $31,470 went unclaimed Thursday as Tammy Howells of New Alexander was the owner of the ticket drawn with the No. 27 on it that matched up to the six of diamonds on the Queen of Hearts’ board. Karen Reynolds of Salem was the winner ...

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THU/7 COLUMBIANA Fairfield-Waterford High School Class of 1960, lunch, 11:30 a.m., Scratch restaurant. Columbiana Street Fair, 5-11 p.m.; parade starts at 6:15 p.m. Log House Museum open 5-9 p.m. DAMASCUS TOPS Chapter 1329, 9:30 a.m., Damascus United Methodist Church; ...

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Webelos plan ‘quarter drive’

Columbiana Pack 16 Webelos 1 and 2 is hosting a “quarter drive” for the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund. Quarters may be dropped off at the Pack 16 pop tent in front of PNC bank during the Columbiana Street Fair (Sept. 7-9). Donations will be accepted until Sept. 18 by contacting committee ...

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North Georgetown VFW benefit supper set Saturday

The 15th annual benefit supper to raise funds for the North Georgetown Volunteer Fire Department will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall of the Emmanuel Lutheran Church. Weather permitting, fire trucks will be on display with uniformed firemen. Fifty/fifty raffle tickets ...

9-7 Benson

Salem church display

The featured exhibit this season at the Salem Historical Society, “Sunday Go to Meeting,” focuses on Salem’s churches and religious life. Local churches of the city were invited to share their history. The Benson family recently toured the museum. While visiting the featured exhibit, they ...

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Chicken and biscuit dinner offered

Bunker Hill Methodist Church will serve a chicken and biscuit dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 16 at the church, 15096 Middletown Road, Beloit. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children ages 5 to 12. The menu offers chicken with biscuits, gravy, mashed potatoes, glazed carrots, applesauce or ...

A ceremony was held last week officially dedicating the new restrooms at Willow Grove Park in Lisbon. From left are Councilwoman Cheryl Mills, Village Fiscal Officer Tracey Wonner, Parks Committee Chairman Jeff Snyder, Parks Manager Dana Blackburn, Brock Beatty of Numbers Brewery, contractor Gary Dailey, Lisbon Area Chamber of Commerce President Susan Shank, police Chief Mike Abraham, Councilman Vito DiIullo, police Sgt. Shar Daub, and Alisa Hall, the mayor’s secretary. Not shown is Mayor Joe Morenz, who took the photo. (Submitted photo)

Lisbon dedicates new restrooms at Willow Grove Park

Staff reports LISBON — A ceremony was held last week officially dedicating the new restrooms at Willow Grove Park. The project was funded mostly with a $34,385 grant awarded for the project in 2015 through the Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ NatureWorks program. The grant covered ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Downtown Dining Experience tickets offered SALEM — Tickets for the Downtown Dining Experience to be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Sept. 26 are now on sale at the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce office located at 713 E. State St. Cost is $35 each. Ticket holders will be given the opportunity to get a ...

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Ribbon cutting for new Early Bird Learning Center

The new Early Bird Learning Center held a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors Tuesday morning. The center, which has an enrollment of over 120, is filling up the building at 357 N. Cunningham Road, owner Nick Toy, said. Early Bird, for toddlers to ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Fundraiser set for Rally in the Valley SALEM — Men’s Rally in the Valley is sponsoring a community fundraiser from 6 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. today at Bob Evans restaurant, 2299 E. State St. The restaurant will donate 15 percent of sales when diners present a flyer at the time of check ...

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Cooks Night Off

The “Cook’s Night Off” drive-thru dinner will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. today, or until sold out, at the Winona United Methodist Church, 32114 Winona Road, Winona. The menu offers million dollar pasta (similar to meat lasagna), salad, Italian bread and a frosted brownie. Cost is $8. Call ...

On the Calendar this Week

WED/6 COLUMBIANA Retired plant employees of AT&T/Ohio Bell, breakfast, 8 a.m., Das Dutch Haus. HANOVERTON United High School Classes of 1963-64, lunch, noon, Mark’s Landing. LEETONIA Leetonia Community Public Library, Toddler Playgroup, 10 a.m. AM Bookends book discussion, 10 ...

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TUE/5 ALLIANCE Alliance Community Lighthouse meeting, 10 a.m., Alliance Christian Center, 670 W. Main St.; speaker is Jane Kuhns; 330-823-6911. BUTLER TOWNSHIP Butler Township board of trustees, regular meeting, 7 p.m., Butler Township garage. COLUMBIANA Crazy Eights Math Club ...

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MON/4 LEETONIA Leetonia Community Public Library, closed for Labor Day. Point Man of Leetonia, 7 p.m. Support/Bible study meetings, 116 Oak St. Contact: Phil Kinsey 330 427-6880 or e-mail: phil4vets071@gmail.com. LISBON Al-Anon meeting, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Fleming House, 7300 Rose ...

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SUN/3 LISBON Lions Club, bingo, 6 p.m., Industrial Park, doors open at 4 p.m. NEW WATERFORD Breakfast, 8 a.m.-noon, New Waterford Eagles Club. ROGERS Country music jam, 6-9 p.m., Rogers Community Auction dining hall. SALEM AMVETS Post 45 Sons and Drill Team breakfast, 8-11 ...

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Salem Hunting Club awards scholarships

The Salem Hunting Club held its 14th annual fundraiser for the Lowell Iden-Larry Iler Scholarship on Aug. 5 at the club. Janet Iden presented the 2017 scholarships to two United Local graduates, Bryan Smearsoll and Jarod Herron. Bryan is the son of Alan and Sue Smearsoll. He will attend Hocking ...