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Wife stunned to discover husband’s weighty fetish

DEAR ABBY: My husband and I married two years ago. A year later we welcomed our first child. I never imagined I would ever want a divorce. Well, I found out early this year that my husband has a fetish/fantasy about bigger women. (He actually said it.) He is a “feeder.” He has purchased ...

Does vitamin D have effect immunity?

DEAR DR. ROACH: My wife and I are 74 and in good health. Recently, I started reading about vitamin D and its effect on the immune system. We both had a vitamin D blood test for the first time ever, despite having almost yearly blood tests for the past 40 years. My level was 32 nanograms per ...

Finding calm in her relationship with mom

Dear Annie: My mother and I usually have a very good relationship, but for the few months leading up to quarantine, and during quarantine, we have been getting on each other's nerves. Whenever one of us does something, the other criticizes it. Sometimes I have no idea what to say, and I can't ...

On the calendar

TUE/16 COLUMBIANA Drive-thru rigatoni dinner from 4 p.m. until sold out at Grace Church, $6 City council at 7 p.m. via Zoom, login information at www.columbianaohio.gov KNOX TOWNSHIP Knox Township Board of Trustees, regular meeting, 7 p.m., township administrative building, 2895 Knox ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Salem meetings slated this week on Zoom SALEM — City council will meet at 7 p.m. today via Zoom. To join the meeting, click on link https://zoom.us/j/99787394097?pwd=ZlhlRHNxWUVaUnQzSXM0UVNtQ0FRQT09. Or use the Meeting ID: 997 8739 4097 and Password: 492793. The city health board will ...

Optometrist joins Columbiana practice

Columbiana Vision Care announces the addition of Dr. Leah M. Cyrus, O.D., to the practice. A lifetime resident of Columbiana, she graduated from Columbiana High School in 2012 and attended West Liberty University where she earned her bachelor of science degree, with honors. Cyrus then moved to ...

On the Calendar

WED/17 EAST PALESTINE Park board at 6 p.m. at pavilion LISBON Cemetery board at 9 a.m. outside, inside mausoleum if raining County BDD at 4 p.m. via Microsoft Team conference call, 424-7788 to get ID number MHRS board executive committee via zoom at 5:30 p.m., operations committee at 6 ...

On the Calendar

MON/15 BELOIT West Branch school board, 5 p.m., high school west wing conference room; discuss contract bargaining; no action taken. DAMASCUS Lupus Foundation Damascus Support Group, 7-8:30 p.m., held virtually; for information or RSVP contact 888-NO-LUPUS or visit ...

Salem Schools honor rolls

FOURTH NINE WEEKS SALEM HIGH SCHOOL “A” HONOR ROLL SENIORS: Haley Beach, Alyssa Bricker, Robert Brownlee, Sara Castles, Matthew Chaffin, Cameron Christopher, Ajahnai Cleveland, Lindsay Crawford, William Davidson-Chuck, Ellysa Exline, Andrea Fitch, Gabrielle Gibson, Alexa Greenamyer, ...

WBMS students honored for their hard work

Shown is Daniel Lee McGuire who was part of the CBI PROGRAM at West Branch Middle School. He was on the seventh grade Knowledge Bowl team (through CBI). During the year, students worked hard to go to competition. Due to COVID-19, the competition was cancelled. The students were sad so Scott ...

Another virus victim: Panerathon

BOARDMAN — Covelli Enterprises and Mercy Health Foundation have decided to cancel the 2020 Panerathon scheduled for Aug. 30 due to the restrictions in Mill creek Park through the end of the summer for large groups and uncertainty as to what restrictions on mass gatherings may be in place in ...

Tax-aide will not re-open at Memorial Building

SALEM — The Salem Tax-Aide site will not re-open for the remainder of this tax season. According to a release: “The health and safety of our volunteers, staff and taxpayers is our top priority, and the decision not to re-open was made based on health data trends for U.S. states and ...

On the calendar

SAT/13 LISBON Fair food fill-up drive-thru from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. at county fairgrounds, enter from Lee Avenue, choice of eight food vendor. NEW ALEXANDER Free drive-thru spaghetti dinner beginning at 3:30 p.m. at Christian Church, 7665 Rochester Road. WASHINGTONVILLE Spaghetti dinner ...

United Local Schools honor rolls

UNITED LOCAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Fourth Nine Weeks Distinguished Honor Roll (4.0) All A’s Grade 4: Jude Andrea, Eli Baker, Caden Banner, Isabella Blazer, Abram Ceresna, Alison Conser, Myranda Dissell, Khloe Edmond, Kylie Holmes, Justin Marra, Lucas Palmer, Rileah Phillips, Miley Pitts, ...

East Palestine Schools honor rolls

EAST PALESTINE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Fourth Nine Weeks Honor Roll (All A’s) Grade 1: Bryan Andrews, Jaxson Andrews, Kyden Bashline, Camden Beight, Emma Blakley, Levi Boyer, Amelia Chestnut, Noah Conard, Owen Dyke, Preston Figley, Silas Fisher, Chandler Flores, Cayla Ganoe, Camden Garrett, ...

Area students among Ohio University graduates

ATHENS— More than 5,000 students graduated with bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate degrees from Ohio University for spring semester 2020. Local students included: Jenny Dowell of Minerva with Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing Sydney Higgins of Alliance with Doctor of Osteopathic ...

Across our Classrooms

Columbiana resident earns President’s List at Trine University ANGOLA, Ind. – Darius Robertshaw Surgenavic of Columbiana, a Trine University student, was named to the President’s List for the Spring 2020 term. Surgenavic is majoring in Software Engineering. To earn President’s List ...

SRMC closes flu, COVID clinic

SALEM – Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) has announced that its Flu and Coronavirus Clinic has closed due to reduced levels of patients seeking treatment for COVID-like symptoms. With the pandemic likely to continue for some time, SRMC advises that people who may be experiencing flu or ...

On the Rocks to host debut album release show Sunday

COLUMBIANA — Local band On The Rocks is set to release its debut album on June 14, and the live album release show will be held at Homestead Kitchen and Cocktails from 5-8 p.m. June 14. The music is a blend of Southern rock, country and blues, and the entire project was an exclusively Ohio ...

Artist’s work to be on display

When Generations Cafe in Columbiana reopens, it will be featuring art work of local artist and recent college graduate Joshua Long. Long graduated from MVNU with a fine arts degree. The art on display is a body of work that was to be displayed during his senior art exhibition in April. ...