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Boso, Wayts earn dean’s list at Clarion University

CLARION, Pa.— Tamara Boso of Negley and Hannah Wayts of East Rochester were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2020 semester at Clarion University of Pennsylvania. Students must earn at least a 3.5 GPA to be named to the dean’s list.

Salem Band Boosters elect 2020-21 officers

SALEM — The Salem Band Boosters recently elected officers for the 2020-21 academic year during the May general meeting. Named to head the organization were Scott Bettis, president; Keith Gallagher, vice president; Lori Tungate, secretary; and Becky Gallagher, treasurer. The boosters meet ...

DKG awards grants to local graduates

The Alpha Iota Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International (a teachers honorary) announced the two recipients of its educational book grants. Senior girls from any Columbiana County public school who will be pursuing a degree in education were eligible. The two students selected for ...

United Local HS Honors Recognition held virtually

HANOVERTON — The 47th annual Honors Recognition of United High School was held virtually on May 13. The event can be view at: vidultra.com/United/Banquet/ The featured speaker was Maggie Miller, a 2009 graduate of United and a 2019 inductee of the United Wall of Fame. She is the associate ...

On the calendar

FRI/5 NEW WATERFORD New Waterford Eagles, Fish Friday, 4-9 p.m. Open to public with social distancing. Full menu carry-out. Call 330-457-7230. SAT/6 BELOIT West Branch Class of 1970, 10 a.m., breakfast at Perkins. LISBON Carryout Stuffed Chicken Breast Dinner, 4 p.m. until sold ...

Lepper Library presents ‘Imagine Your Story’

LISBON — Readers of all ages are invited to imagine their own stories this summer as Lepper Library presents “Imagine Your Story” during the summer library program. The 2020 Summer Reading Program has a little something for everyone. Offered will be free online programming that ...

$376K awarded to health center

U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson announced that the Lisbon Community Health Center was awarded a grant for telehealth services from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). The Lisbon Community Health Center was awarded $376,191 for laptop and desktop computers, tablets, telecommunications system ...

Chefology clarification

SALEM — Ashley Foster, the Salem grad looking for space for a community garden, clarified information about Chefology, which she said is a student organization developed to teach university students how to cook/bake, budget their money and eat locally sourced food. Foster said the group ...

JC Penney will close Calcutta store

NEW YORK — J.C. Penney said Thursday that it will start closing 154 of its stores next week in what it is calling the first phase of its efforts to shrink its footprint. According to WKBN First News, the Penney’s in the Summit Square Plaza in Calcutta is on the list of stores to be ...

On the calendar

THU/4 GAVERS Wayne Township trustees, 6:30 p.m.. township hall. NEW WATERFORD New Waterford Eagles, Wing Night, 4-9 p.m. Open to public with social distancing. Full menu carry-out. Call 330-457-7230. SALEM Salem Preservation board meeting (en masque), 7 p.m., Ruth Smucker House, 271 ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Banquet in memory of Webers SALEM— Jim and Sue Weber will sponsor in memory of Walt and Elaine Weber the Drive up Banquet in Salem from 5 to 7 p.m. (or until the food runs out) Monday at the Salem Memorial Building. The menu will include pork loin, parsley potatoes, green beans, applesauce, ...

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WED/3 LISBON Columbiana County Agricultural Society, 7 p.m., virtual meeting details at www.columbianacountyfair.org. THU/4 NEW WATERFORD New Waterford Eagles, Wing Night, 4-9 p.m. Open to public with social distancing. Full menu carry-out. Call 330-457-7230. SALEM Salem ...

On the Calendar this week

TUE/2 LISBON Columbiana County Board of Elections 1:30 p.m., board office, 7989 Dickey Drive Suite 3. SALEM Committee of the Whole, 6:15 p.m., regarding Designated Outdoor Recreation Area; use Meeting ID: 994 6041 6233 and Password: 270575 or the link at: ...

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Canfield SkillsUSA Chapter gets grant CANFIELD – Lowe’s and SkillsUSA have awarded $1,000 worth of SkillsUSA educational materials to the SkillsUSA chapter at Valley STEM + ME2 Academy in Canfield. SkillsUSA and Lowe’s have teamed up on this grant program to support emerging SkillsUSA ...

SRMC’s Imaging Center in Columbiana ready for patients

SALEM – Salem Regional Medical Center’s (SRMC) Imaging Center in Columbiana is ready to meet the needs of those who have delayed care during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Imaging Center provides 2D and 3D digital mammograms, bone density screenings (DEXA scans), ultrasounds, X-rays and a next ...

On the Calendar

MON/1 SALEM Banquet in Salem (drive up only), 5-7 p.m. (or until food runs out), Salem Memorial Building; menu includes meatloaf, potatoes, green beans, applesauce, fresh vegetables, fresh fruit and pudding; information, Patty Colian at 330—831-2169. MON/1 KNOX TOWNSHIP Knox Township ...

Across our Communities

Local libraries holding curbside pickup YOUNGSTOWN – The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County is offering curbside pickup service beginning Wednesday at Austintown, Boardman and Canfield branches and the main library in Youngstown. Pickup hours will be 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 ...

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SAT/30 HANOVERTON United Local Day of Memory individual flower planting, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Memorial Garden in front of the auditorium; flowers will be sitting out and family and friends may plant a flower in a late student’s memory. SALEM Drive thru lunch, noon to 2 p.m. or sold out; VFW ...

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MC Jr. Fair Board meets virtually BERLIN CENTER – The Mahoning County Junior Fair Board met online through Zoom May 26. The members discussed plans for the Canfield Fair, scholarship opportunities, and using a short video of members working on their projects to encourage others. ...

Across our Classrooms

Area students earn NEOMED degrees ROOTSTOWN – Northeast Ohio Medical University celebrated the accomplishments of its graduates in a special virtual ceremony on May 2. The University honored its newest physicians, pharmacists, medical researchers and other professionals who earned degrees ...