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Neighborhood News

Rewarded for being great students

Some students at McKinley Elementary School in Lisbon were rewarded for their outstanding behavior on the last day of school with a bicycle raffle. Teachers recognized and honored students in their classes who showed exemplary behavior as part of the “Caught You Being Good” campaign. All of ...

Across our Classrooms

Duvall earns PhD from University of Pittsburgh PITTSBURGH —Jonathan Duvall of Pittsburgh, formerly of Salem, earned his PhD in rehabilitation science in April from the University of Pittsburgh. Duvall earned his undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering in 2010 and his master’s ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

Herold Cousins Family meets for breakfast SALEM — The Herold Cousins Family met for breakfast at 9 a.m. June 30 at the Bob Evans restaurant in Salem. Thirteen attended. Prizes were awarded and family history was explored. Tom Englert made a motion to meet again at 9 a.m. Aug. 25 at Bob ...

Winona Ruritans present four scholarships at annual steak fry

WINONA — The Winona Ruritan Club hosted its annual steak fry on June 26 at the Salem Saxon Club. Fifty-seven members and guests attended including Jim Means, Ohio Ruritan Zone IV governor and Cami Cope, guest speaker. Cope is employed as the food freshness supervisor at the Salem Giant Eagle. ...

On the calendar this week

SAT/14 ALLIANCE Bingo, 6:25 p.m., Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Road NE; doors open at 5 p.m. CANFIELD Lawn festival and raffles, 4:30 p.m., Calla Community Church, 6482 W. Calla Road; donations accepted for sandwiches, salads and desserts; carryouts available; a Country ...

Church Happenings

NORTH BENTON — The public is invited to an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7:30 to 11 a.m. today at the North Benton Presbyterian Church, 19070 N. Benton Road W. Cost is $6.50 for adults and $3.50 for ages 6 to 12. Carryouts are available. ———— KNOX TOWNSHIP — Five Knox Township ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Turnpike to replace bikeway bridge YOUNGSTOWN —The Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission (OTIC) will replace the existing turnpike bridges over the MetroParks Bikeway, located directly south of Kirk Road Trailhead. The project will begin on July 17 and is expected to be completed in ...

On the Calendar

FRI/13 COLUMBIANA The Way Station’s Day of Giving fundraiser for “Pathways of Independence,” donate online at The Way Station Inc. Facebook Group and click on events; buy lunch at the food truck at The Way Station; buy dinner at Garden of Eaton; get your car washed from 4-7 p.m. at ...

Across our Communities

New Waterford Eagles hosting ‘Fish Friday’ NEW WATERFORD – The public is invited to “Fish Friday” from 4 to 9 p.m. today at the New Waterford Eagles Club, 3614 Creek Road. Fish specials will be available for purchase. Breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday. Queen of ...

House Band to perform Sunday

The Youngstown-based House Band will perform a free concert from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the gazebo in Columbiana's Firestone Park. (Submitted photo)

Minerva grad serves as Navy missile man

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii — Petty Officer 2nd Class Devin Pennock of Minerva, a 2013 Minerva High School graduate, is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of the world’s largest international maritime warfare exercise, Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC). He is a fire controlman aegis aboard the USS Preble, ...

Elks ready for poker run for cerebral palsy

Getting ready for the 17th annual Salem Elks Lodge 305 poker run for cerebral palsy are, from left, Terry Koran, Kyle Kyser, Frank Koran, Exulted Ruler Wayne Gorby, Jeff Chapman, cerebral palsy chairman for the Elks, and Ken Kyser, chairman of the poker run. The Salem Elks poster girl for the ...

On the Calendar

THU/12 COLUMBIANA Columbiana Public Library, Toddlertime for ages 18-36 months and their caregiver, 10-10:30 a.m. Storytime for ages 3-5, 11-11:45 a.m.; pre-registration required at 330-482-5509 or at the library, 332 N. Middle St. Oasis Food Ministry, food distribution, 4-6 p.m., First ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Banquet in Salem to feature ham, cheesy potatoes SALEM — The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St. Friends of the Banquet will sponsor the meal which includes ham, cheesy potatoes, peas or corn, cole slaw, fresh fruits and ...

On the Calendar

WED/11 COLUMBIANA Columbiana High School Class of 1951, 9 a.m., Das Dutch Haus; all classes welcome. Crestview Local Schools, Vision 2020 Levy meeting, 5:30 p.m., high school conference room; board of education, regular meeting, 7 p.m., Performing Arts Center, 44100 Crestview Road. Salem ...

Job fairs set at TruCut manufacturing facility

SEBRING — TruCut Inc. and AllStaff will hold job fairs at the TruCut manufacturing facility at 1145 Allied Dr. in Sebring, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on July 13 and 27. TruCut was founded in 1968 by Richard E. Gano as the TruCut Die Corporation, a tool & die manufacturer, according to the ...

Colton’s Catch Catfish Tournament set Saturday

GUILFORD LAKE — The third annual Colton’s Catch Catfish Tournament begins at 7 p.m, Saturday at Guilford Lake. Fifty percent of proceeds will benefit Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) research at Boston Children’s Hospital, where one of the most respected research studies in the world, ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Denise’s Big Back Yard set today at Salem church SALEM — Denise’s Big Back Yard, a neighborhood outreach program, will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the First Presbyterian Church, 436 E. Second St. This free event offers food, fun and fellowship. Entertainment will be provided by ...

Salem student to compete in rodeo

DENVER—Emma Jarvis of Salem, an 11th-grade student at West Branch High School, has earned a position on the Ohio National High School rodeo team and will be traveling with fellow teammates to Rock Springs, Wyo., July 15 through 21 to compete at the 70th annual National High School Finals ...

Little Free Library open at Winona park

WINONA — Winona’s newest addition, a Little Free Library at the Glen Bennett Memorial Park, is a nonprofit organization that inspires a love of reading, builds community and sparks creativity by fostering neighborhood book exchanges around the world. Through Little Free Libraries, ...