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Columbiana County Ag Society elects directors to three-year terms LISBON—The Columbiana County Agricultural Society held its annual election of Directors on Oct. 2 at the fairgrounds. The following individuals were re-elected to a three-year term, which expires in November of 2022, listed ...

Ginter appointed to chair committee on aging care

COLUMBUS – State Rep. Tim Ginter (R-Salem) was appointed Friday by Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder (R-Glenford) to Chair the House Aging and Long-Term Care Committee. The committee will consider legislative issues that are pertinent to older adults. “I am honored to be appointed ...

44th Leetonia Sportsman Club’s Kid Day

The 44th annual Leetonia Sportstman Club's Kids Day held last Saturday was a big success. Over 800 youngsters from Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania enjoyed a day of acquiring outdoors skill such as fishing and hunting under the watchful eyes of mentors. The children and their families were ...

Church Happenings

SALEM — Allegheny Wesleyan College will host its annual Harvest Days at 7 p.m. Oct. 18. The choir will present special music and the Alumni will honor the classes of 1959, 1969, 1979, 1989, 1999 and 2009. Food, displays and hayrides to follow service. Admission is free and open to ...

On the calendar this week

SAT/5 COLUMBIANA Lamppost Farm Fall Festival, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 14900 Market St.; free and open to all ages featuring several interactive workshops. EAST LIVERPOOL Pioneer Days in Beaver Creek State Park, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center, open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. GOSHEN ...

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Museum open on Tuesdays WINONA—The Winona Area Historical Society Museum will be open from 9 a.m. to noon each Tuesday in October. Visitors are welcome at the 1838 Meeting House/Museum, handicap accessible, at the corner of Winona Road and Cameron Street. The 1895 Quaker Meeting House is ...

Display shows history of Damascus

Damascus Area Historical Society member Linda Henderson completed a wall display “Damascus Through the Years” (shown above). After careful research and cross referencing, the display makes Damascus history come alive via pictures, plotting and explanation. Henderson’s devotion and ...

Local band collects items for Salvation Army

The BreezeWay held its Third Annual Food/Clothing Drive Sept. 27 at Liebe Wein in Salem. All items raised were received by The Salvation Army of Salem. From left, BreezeWay band members Jesse Henceroth and Christina Reed; Liebe Wein owners Rich Snyder, Connie Kubankin Snyder; and BreezeWay band ...

Mass of Consolation offered on Sunday

EAST LIVERPOOL — Columbiana County area families who have experienced the loss of a child are invited to attend a Mass of Consolation at 3 p.m. Sunday at Holy Trinity Parish at St. Aloysius Church, 235 W. Fifth St. Priests from across the county will concelebrate the Mass aimed at helping ...

Evening R-Weigh recognizes weekly weight-loss winners

SALEM—R-Weigh met Sept. 30 was held at the First Friends Church, with the meeting being called to order by Rosemarie Martinez. Peggy Kurtz led the group with the R-Weigh prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag. Sharon Bigalow picked the song “ Water, Water, Water.” Patty Pim gave ...

On the Calendar this Week

FRI/4 COLUMBIANA St. Francis of Assisi Pet Blessing, 5:45 p.m., flagpole of St. Jude Church; gift baskets and give-aways for the the pets. HANOVERTON United school board, 8 a.m., administration office; executive session to discuss matters required to be kept confidential. NEW ...

‘Get Smart’ on stage at Main Street Theater

Crown Theater Production presents “Get Smart” live on stage at Main Street Theater in Columbiana. Tickets can be purchased at the door or online at www.crowntheaterproductions.org. Show dates: October 4, 5, 6, 11, 12, 13. Friday and Saturday shows 8 p.m., Sundays 2 p.m. Admission, $16; ...

Rally in Valley fundraiser

Pictured are Lance Newton, Sal Salvino (manager at Bob Evans), Dave Plegge, Ken Lefever, Rich Blevin and Bob Weber from Men of Faith with restaurant staff members Aaron Strebel, Kayla Beary, and Meghan Parrish. Seated are Krystal Powers, Jessica McCoy, and Kellie Winn. The Men of Faith are ...

Remove decorations at Glenview Cemetery

EAST PALESTINE — All flowers and decorations at Glenview Cemetery in East Palestine must be removed by Oct. 15 or they will be discarded. Fall and winter decorations may be put on graves as of Nov. 1. Call 330-426-4367 ext. 19 for cemetery information.

On the calendar this week

THU/3 BELOIT West Branch Athletic Boosters Bingo, 6:45 p.m., doors open at 4:30 p.m., 26701 U.S. Route 62 (former Westville Skating Rink); Jumpin’ Jackpot is at 57 numbers for $1500; concession stand, instant tickets, climate controlled, computers available; anniversary celebration ...

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Allegheny Wesleyan College to host Harvest Days SALEM—Allegheny Wesleyan College will host its annual Harvest Days at 7 p.m. Oct. 18. The choir will present special music and the Alumni will honor the classes of 1959, 1969, 1979, 1989, 1999 and 2009. Food, displays and hayrides to follow ...

Leetonia High School royalty

The Leetonia Exempted Village Schools crowned the Fall 2109 Homecoming King and Queen on Sept. 20 at Trombitas Field. The 2019 King is Luke Gregorino and Queen is Erin Callahan. (Submitted photo)

Busy little reader

Kyla Blatch recently finished the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program at Lepper Library in Lisbon and received her very own copy of “Pull-Back Busy Train” by Fiona Watt. The 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program is an easy way to get kids excited about reading. All you have to do is ...

Lamppost Farm to host Fall Festival Saturday, offers interactive workshops

COLUMBIANA—Lamppost Farm – a nonprofit organization dedicated to using agriculture to reach and teach others – will host the 12th annual Fall Festival from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at 14900 Market St. “Our intention at our event this year is to explore the imaginative, awe-inspiring ...

Hunter Associates Client Appreciation Event highlights EDWINS founder

SALEM — Hunter Associates used its recent 2019 Client Appreciation Event in Salem to spotlight the transformational work of Brandon E. Chrostowski, founder of the non-profit EDWINS Leadership and Restaurant Institute. In less than 12 years, Chrostowski has turned his ideas of using culinary ...