Neighborhood News

On the Calendar

MON/22 LEETONIA Cards & Games, 2-5 p.m., Leetonia Community Public Library. LISBON Columbiana County Mental Health and Recovery Services Board’s Operations Committee, 5:30 p.m., CCMHRSB Office, 27 Vista Drive. Al-Anon, 7-8 p.m., Fleming House. NORTH GEORGETOWN West Branch Levy ...

Salem Schools honor rolls

SALEM SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL “A” Honor Roll 12th Grade: Lindsey Barnett, Tyler Bowers, Blaise Chaffin, Chloe Chappell, Jackson Corbisello, Ellie Davidson, Casey Dickey, James Doerle, Haley Gaither, Ethan Gill, Samantha Gomez, Meghan Griffith, Holly Heestand, Emma Kelly, Cole Kern, Adam ...

Columbiana Schools honor rolls

COLUMBIANA HIGH SCHOOL Distinguished Honor Roll Ninth Grade: Emily Blosser, Joseph Brown, Samantha Bucholtz, Ethan Clark, Drake Daugherty, Camille Davis-Zentner, Trevor Dearing, Lily Dieter, Dylan Fletcher-Hunchuck, EmmaRae Foy, Adrianna Goehring, Faith Kulka, Lauren Mackall, Gabriella ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

‘Soup N Salad’ planned in Deerfield DEERFIELD — The April Soup N Salad hosted by Palmy Chapter #114, Order of the Eastern Star usually held the third Thursday will be held the fourth Thursday in observance of Holy Week. The event will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. April 25 at the ...

Columbiana County Dairy Boosters crown princess at banquet

LISBON—The Columbiana County Buckeye Dairy Boosters crowned Tess Neville the 2019 Columbiana County Dairy Princess at their Spring Banquet April 7. Tess, daughter of Bo and Megan Neville, is a junior at Crestview High School. She is active in the Farmer’s Pride 4H Club, Spanish Club, ...

Local artist speaks to Sons of American Revolution

Compatriots of the Mahoning Valley Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution gathered for lunch and a presentation by local Artist Ray Simon, who presented his painting “Devine Providence.” The original painting hangs in the Gallery in Washington’s home, Mount Vernon. From left, John Opre, ...

WR Rangers fill eggs for Easter

BERLIN CENTER - Members of Western Reserve Rangers 4-H Club filled 1,067 eggs with candy for the Community Easter Egg Hunt at their April meeting. Abby and Isabel Schors supervised the group as they filled the eggs. Members also signed up to help with the egg hunt on April 19. President ...

WB music community recognized nationally

BELOIT — The West Branch Local School District was named one of the Best Communities for Music Education in the country by the National Association of Music Merchants Foundation (NAMM). Now in its 20th year, the Best Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to districts that ...

WBMS STEM classes build coasters

BELOIT — Students in the STEM classes at West Branch Middle School built their own small-scale model roller coasters. Student had to use pipe insulation and marbles to build their coasters, which would examine conversions between potential and kinetic energy. They also studied the ...

Lucas Duncan named CCCTC March Student of the Month

LISBON—Lucas Duncan is the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center’s March Student of the Month. A student from Columbiana High School, Lucas is enrolled in the Information Technology Academy under the instruction of Bob Melczak. Lucas is a member of the Business Professionals ...

WBMS students perform at Solo and Ensemble

BELOIT — The seventh- and eighth-grade West Branch Middle School Band and Vocal Music students participated in 16 different events and received a 11 “Superior” (I) ratings and five “Excellent” (II) ratings at the Ohio Music Education Association’s Solo and Ensemble Contest March 30 ...

On the Calendar

SAT/20 DAMASCUS Community breakfast, 7-10:30 a.m., Damascus United Methodist Church, 300 Valley Road; $5 adults, $3 children under 10 years. EAST PALESTINE Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, 9-11 a.m., Community Center at Village Park; $5 adults, $2.50 children; egg hunt to follow at 11:30 ...

Church Happenings

DAMASCUS — Damascus United Methodist Church and Middle Sandy Presbyterian Church will hold their monthly community breakfast from 7 to 10:30 a.m. today at the Damascus church, 300 Valley Road. The breakfast features all-you-can-eat, made-to-order pancakes, eggs, sausage, bacon, toast, juice ...

Progress at Mirror Lake

Trustees of the Restoration and Beautification Committee of Columbiana gathered recently at Firestone Park in the city to check on the progress of the renovation of the park's popular Mirror Lake. Pictured here at the lake are Columbiana residents (left to right) Donna Bekar, Pat Tingle, Tucker ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Salem Alumni to honor retired generals from class of 1977 SALEM—Two 1977 graduates of Salem High School who were generals in their respective military branches have been selected by the Salem High School Alumni Association for its 2019 Honored Alumnus Award. Retired Marine Corps Lt. Gen. ...

On the calendar this week

FRI/19 CANFIELD Alzheimer Network Family Support Group, 10 a.m., Canfield Christian Church, 123 S. Broad St.; family members and caregivers welcome; information, 330-788-9755. LEETONIA Leetonia High School Class of 1962, breakfast, 9:30 a.m., Heck’s Restaurant. SALEM City hall ...

West Branch Levy Committee to host meetings

BELOIT—The West Branch Levy Committee will host a series of town hall meetings to share information on the .5 percent earned income tax on the May 7 ballot. The meetings will be held at 6 p.m. Monday at the North Georgetown Fire Department, 4051 North St.; 6 p.m. April 25 at the Homeworth ...

Alyssa Kordecki of Rogers composes music for Dana celebration

YOUNGSTOWN—The world premiere of an orchestral piece composed entirely by Youngstown State University students, including Alyssa Kordecki, a Music Composition major from Rogers, will be featured at a Gala Concert April 24 in celebration of the Dana School of Music’s 150th anniversary. The ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Adult Book Discussion Group to meet SALEM—Salem Public Library’s Adult Book Discussion Group will be held at 7 p.m. April 23 in the Quaker Room. This month’s discussion will feature Jennifer Egan’s “Manhattan Beach.” “Manhattan Beach” is the story of Anna Kerrigan who at the ...

On the Calendar

THU/18 GREENFORD Greenford High School Class of 1958, lunch canceled. LEETONIA Exercise, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.; Crochet, 4-6 p.m., Leetonia Community Public Library. LISBON Lisbon school board, 5 p.m., board office. SALEM Salem Historical Society Museum and Gift/Book Shop, 239 S. Lundy ...