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Kinsley Rae Schueller SALEM — Sabrina Wolford and Austyn Schueller of Salem announce the birth of their daughter, Kinsley Rae Schueller, at 3:33 p.m. March 29, 2021 at St. Elizabeth’s in Boardman. Kinsley weighed 6 pounds and 11 ounces and was 20 inches long. Maternal grandparents ...

Lucille Martin marking 100 years March 29

Lucille Martin of Salem will celebrate her 100th birthday March 29. Lucille was born in East Liverpool March 29, 1921, a daughter of George and Helen Holroyd and sister to Ralph “Bud” Holroyd, Sara Gurlea and Doris Primm. Lucille moved to Salem as a young girl and remained there for most of ...

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Calep Eli De La Rosa Calep Eli De La Rosa was born Jan. 21, 2021 at St. Elizabeth’s to Eliezer De La Rosa Ramos and Lyndsay De La Rosa Guy. Siblings are Maram 10, Brutus, 6, and Chad, 5 months. Grandparents are Mark and Lynn Guy, Jose Eli De La Rosa Ramirez and Zorida Ramos Castillo. ...

Local resident to mark 100 years

Ruth Weaver will turn 100 years Dec. 27. She has three living children, Betty Jane and Mary Ellen of the Salem area and Dan of Tennessee. Her husband Arland passed away in 1994 and son Walter passed away in 2009. Ruth is a former resident of Minerva and was active at East Rochester Methodist, ...

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Ginger Pangas to exchange wedding vows with Isaac Seevers

Jill and Jim Pangas of Copley and Debra and Gerald (Butch) Seevers of East Liverpool announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Ginger Marie Pangas to Isaac Evan Seevers. The bride-elect is a 2013 graduate from Saint Vincent-Saint Mary High school in Akron. She is ...

Alycia Ciotti to wed Caleb Homol

Jeff Ciotti of Alliance and Rebecca and Charles Lang of East Liverpool announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Alycia, to Caleb Homol, the son of David and Jennifer Homol of Greensboro, North Carolina. The bride-to-be, an Alliance resident, is a 2015 graduate of ...

Sarah Wilson to exchange wedding vows with Brian Neff

Sarah Wilson and Brian Neff of Hanoverton are announcing their engagement. The prospective bride is the daughter of Kim and Gaye Wilson of Hanoverton. She is a 1995 graduate of United Local High School and is employed at ExamOne as a paramedical examiner. The prospective groom is the son ...

Katelyn N. Chestnut to exchange vows with Jonathon T. Meissner

Katelyn N. Chestnut, daughter of Chris and Sis Chestnut of Hanoverton, and Jonathon T. Meissner, son of Patricia Farrow of Minerva, are announcing their engagement. The prospective bride is a 2011 graduate of United High School. She graduated from Bowling Green State University in 2015 with a ...

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Halley Taylor exchanges wedding vows with Jacob Frank

Jacob Frank and the former Halley Taylor, former Sebring-area residents, were married March 28 in a private backyard on the Palos Verddx Peninsula in California. Originally 88 people from Ohio were set to attend the wedding. In the end, they all had to cancel. Four close friends, the wedding ...

Haley Skolosh exchanges vows with Samuel Hake

Haley Skolosh and Samuel Hake exchanged wedding vows Nov. 28, finding a way to hold a marriage ceremony during the pandemic. Plans for an extravagant wedding /reception that was set up a year in advance had to be canceled not once, but twice, then replanned for a compacted venue due to ...

Jessica Arter weds Michael Gasaway

Jessica Arter and Michael Gasaway were united in marriage on Saturday, October 31, 2020 at Hippley Garden’s in Columbiana. Aaron Hinchliffe officiated the picturesque fall outdoor wedding. The parents of the bride hosted a dinner at the Das Dutch Haus in Columbiana immediately following ...

Charity Balint and Andrew Adams exchange wedding vows

Charity Balint and Andrew Adams were united in marriage on September 5 at an outdoor ceremony at The Barn Above the Lakes in Leetonia. Dana Blackburn officiated the ceremony with a dinner reception following inside the barn. The bride is the daughter of Christina and Jeffrey Balint. The ...

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Golden year for Homeworth couple

Robert and Mary Lou Williams of Homeworth recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at Hart Mansion in Minerva with their children and grandchildren. The couple were married March 27, 1971 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Alliance by the Rev. Herbert S. Garnes. Mrs. Williams ...

Carrs mark golden anniversary

Richard and Marilyn (Bartholomew) Carr will celebrate 50 years of marriage on Sunday, March 21. They were married at the North Lima Mennonite Church by her father, Pastor Richard Bartholomew. They have lived in North Lima where Richard farmed for over 50 years. Marilyn is retired from ...

Becks marking golden anniversary

Jerry and Debbie Beck of Columbiana will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary today. Jerry and Debbie were married February 20, 1971 at the First Christian Church in Brownsville, Pa., and moved to Columbiana that summer. Jerry is retired from General Motors. Debbie enjoys working ...

Mr. and Mrs. Norman Kimble celebrate 75 years of marriage

Norman and Rosetta Kimble of East Palestine celebrated 75 years of marriage on Feb. 18. They both spent their childhood years in Petersburg, Ohio, where at one time, they were next-door neighbors. They were married in New Waterford in 1946 while Norman was on furlough from the United States ...

Entertainment | VIEW ALL

40 years later ‘Halloween’ gets proper sequel

In 1978, director John Carpenter’s “Halloween” kicked the legs out from under the horror genre. The film signified a pivot for the industry, bringing with it a trove of tropes that filmmakers employ to this day. For four decades, Carpenter’s inexorable killer, Michael Myers, has ...

Rocky Bleier bringing his one-man show to Pittsburgh stage

PITTSBURGH—Pittsburgh Public Theater is thrilled to welcome back former Pittsburgh Steeler Rocky Bleier to perform his one-man show, “The Play,” live on the O’Reilly Theater stage. Based on Bleier’s life story, “The Play” was written by Gene Collier, a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette ...

New documentary shows Al Gore hasn’t given up on climate concerns

Al Gore is the primary focus of “An Inconvenient Sequel,” but the new documentary, which debuted Thursday at the Sundance Film Festival, doesn’t feel like a vanity project. Gore and his relentless passion to communicate the dangers of climate change and enact policy to diminish its ...

‘Snatchers’ combines teen pregnancy and aliens in Sundance horror-comedy

The horror-comedy series “Snatchers,” premiering at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, is about a teenager who gets a surprise pregnancy after having sex for the first time. The surprise: that the baby is not a human, but an alien who attacks people and takes over their bodies. ...

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United High School ’69 marks 50 years

United High School Class of 1969 celebrated its 50-year class reunion with a three-day event in September. The class held a meet and greet Sept. 27 at Mark's Landing, then held a dinner and dance on Sept. 28 at the Dolence Farm. The class finished the reunion with a brunch Sept. 29 at Kiko's ...

Salem High School Class of 1964 holds 55-year reunion

Salem High School Class of 1964 gathered for a weekend of festivities Aug. 9 and 10. On that Friday, 67 classmates and guests enjoyed the evening at the Salem Saxon Club clubhouse. Then on Saturday evening the celebration continued with dinner and dancing at the Salem Golf Club formal dining. ...

Salem High School Class of 1969 celebrates reunion with weekend of events

SALEM— Members of the Salem High School Class of 1969 celebrated their 50-year class reunion during a three-day weekend of events. Classmates came from Alabama, California, Connecticut, Florida, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, New York, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Washington and ...