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September 28, 2012
Salem News

Dinner in North Georgetown

NORTH GEORGETOWN - The First Brethren Church at 27333 Main St. will host its free monthly community dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. today. Meat loaf, potatoes, vegetable, dessert and beverage will be served. The dinner is open to the public and provided free of charge. Donations are accepted but not necessary.

United Athletic Booster Club

HANOVERTON - The United Athletic Booster Club plans to meet at 6 p.m. Monday in the United High School cafeteria. All members and coaches are invited to attend.

Salineville Safety Committee

SALINEVILLE - The Salineville Safety Committee meeting begins at 6 p.m. Monday at village hall.

Banquet in Salem Monday

SALEM -The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building. Next week's sponsor is the First Presbyterian Church of Columbiana. The menu offers Swedish meatballs, mashed potatoes, baked corn, cole slaw, fresh fruit and vegetables, ice cream, cookies. Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

Raider Regatta set Monday

NORTH LIMA - The 15th annual Raider Regatta begins at 12:15 p.m. Monday at Memorial Park behind the South Range football stadium, 11836 South Ave. The regatta will feature boats made with cardboard and duct tape by sophomores at South Range.

Each team consisting of two to five students will race their uniquely designed boats across Memorial Lake. The students will be dressed according to their boat themes. They were required to measure their boats dimensions and find their buoyancy using math skills and had to use valuable skills such as how to meet deadlines and teamwork in order to complete their projects on time.

Several prizes will be awarded to first place in the categories of costumes, theme, boat design, Titanic and best of show. The Titanic Award, for those who are unsure of what it is, is an award for the boat that has the best unintentional sink. The public is invited. The rain date is Oct. 5.

Fair board election set

LISBON - The Columbiana County Agricultural Society will hold its annual election of fair board directors from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 3 at the fairgrounds. Member of the Ag Society are eligible to vote for the following candidates with their respective townships: Sharen Cope, Butler; Jonathan Croft, Madison; Greg Cusick, Unity; Katie McCoy Garren, Liverpool; David A. Johnson, Middleton; John Karlen, Butler; Kay Mangus, Salem; Scott Stear, Unity; and Elmer Zimmerman, Fairfield. There will be five elected to a three-year term.

County music jam

COLUMBIANA - The public is invited to a country music jam from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Oct. 4 and 18 at St. Mary's Alzheimer's Center, 1899 W. Garfield Road.

Drive-thru chicken dinners

SALEM - "Chicken on the Run," drive-thru chicken dinners, will be available from 4 to 6 p.m. Oct. 4, or until sold out, at the First United Methodist Church, 244 S. Broadway Ave. Cost is $7.

Cosmetology salon open

LISBON - The cosmetology salon at the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center will open at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 4 and 5. Services include color, style, perm, facial, manicure, pedicure or waxing. All services are given under the guidance of instructors. To schedule an appointment call 330-424-9561 Ext. 132.

Greenford Library closing

GREENFORD -The Greenford Branch Library at 7441 W. South Range Road will close temporarily beginning Oct. 4 for replacement of the parking lot and sidewalk. The branch is expected to reopen at 10 a.m. Oct. 9.

There will be no extended use fees accruing for items checked out at the Greenford library and due back on days the branch is closed for this project. Materials can be checked out and/or returned at any of the other 15 locations of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County during the time the Greenford branch is closed. Work is being done by USA Concrete Specialists of Columbiana and the cost of the project is $17,800.

Pioneer Village Craft Show

EAST LIVERPOOL - The 30th Pioneer Village Craft Show at Beaver Creek State Park, 12021 Echo Dell Road, is slated 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 6 and 7. Period music will be provided by Salem's Dulcimore Traditional Folk Music, Appalachian Folk and Civil War period music with George Hvidzak on hammered dulcimer and accordion and Kimberly on upright bass. Earl and Lenore Dingus with Echoes of the Four Winds Native American flute music also will be telling legends and selling crafts. The event offers free parking and a shuttle service. For more information contact Alice Whitehall at 724-573-9109 or stitches@raex.com.

Duck race at Beaver Creek

EAST LIVERPOOL - The Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center is sponsoring a duck race again this year during the Pioneer Craft Days on Oct. 6 and 7 at Beaver Creek State Park. The race begins at 3 p.m. Oct. 7 by the covered bridge. Cost of a duck ticket is $2 or three for $5. Tickets may be purchased at the Wildlife Education Center or at the Wildlife Education Center table in the park during Pioneer Craft Days. Prizes are $100 for first place, $50 for second and $25 for third. Winners do not need to be present. Money earned from the race will help with expenses to maintain the Wildlife Education Center. The center will be open for tours from noon to 6 p.m. For more information call 330-385-6250 or 330-301-0019.

 
 

 

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