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February 6, 2013
Salem News

SCH, Crestview High co-sponsoring Feb. 13 community blood drive

COLUMBIANA - Salem Community Hospital is teaming up with Crestview High School to sponsor a community blood drive from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 13 at Crestview High School, 44100 Crestview Road. All donors will be entered into a prize drawing.

Past donors who have not given since Dec. 19 are eligible, and new donors are welcome to give. Appointments may be made by calling 800-GIVE-LIFE.

Donor eligibility information is available on the American Red Cross website at

Salem Junior Mother's Club meets today

SALEM - The Salem Junior Mother's Club meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. today at Amy Zimmerman's home.

Wing Night Wednesday planned today

NEGLEY - Wing Night Wednesday is slated from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Middleton Township Fish and Game Club, 50501 Richardson Ave.

Cost is $7 per dozen or $4 per half dozen. Flavors include barbecue, ranch, garlic, hot, mild, honey Dijon, sweet barbecue, garlic parmesan or any combination. Carryouts are available at 330-426-9755.

DAHS Class of 1947-47 will meet

LISBON -The David Anderson High School Classes of 1946 and 1947 are invited to lunch at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Taste of Country.

SCH's Auxiliary sponsoring candy sale

SALEM - Salem Community Hospital's Auxiliary is sponsoring a Valentine candy sale, with proceeds benefiting future hospital projects.

Candy will be sold from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the Salem Giant Eagle on East State Street. Candy can also be purchased from 8:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. and 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 11-14 in the hospital cafeteria. The sale is cash and carry.

The following Giannios candies will be available for purchase: 16-ounce boxed chocolates for $14 each; 8-ounce boxed chocolates for $7 each; dark chocolate and milk chocolate pouches for $2 each; and 1.5-ounce chocolate heart suckers for $1.50 each. Assorted Harry London and Fannie May candy bars will also be sold for $1.25 each or five for $5. For more information call Rick Kountz at 330-332-7126.

Columbiana High Class of 1961 will meet

COLUMBIANA - Columbiana High School Class of 1961 plans to meet for breakfast at 9:30 a.m. Feb. 9 at the Skyline Diner in Salem.

EPHS Class of 1964 will meet Feb. 9

EAST PALESTINE - The East Palestine High School Class of 1964 (Boomers) will meet for lunch at 12:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at Bojangle's Restaurant.

'Pancake Plus Breakfast' planned Saturday

NEW WATERFORD - A "Pancake Plus Breakfast" is scheduled from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the New Waterford United Methodist Church, 46925 S. State St. Donations will be accepted.

Lisbon BOE will meet Feb. 12

LISBON - Members of Lisbon Exempted Village Board of Education will meet at 5 p.m. Feb. 12 in the board room at the BOE office.

SHS Class of 1948 will meet for breakfast

SALEM - The Salem High School Class of 1948 will meet for breakfast at 10 a.m. Feb. 12 at Adele's Place.

Schoolhouse Stitchers will meet Feb. 14

GOSHEN TOWNSHIP - An open sewing begins at 2 p.m. Feb. 14 when the Schoolhouse Stitchers meet at the former Goshen Township Administration Building on Route 165.

The gathering meeting follows at 7 p.m. Those attending are asked to wear red and bring a small amount of a Valentine treat.

The program is a "Crazy Quilted Heart Mug Rug." Members need to bring scrap prints of reds, pinks, whites, creams, and/or heart fabrics to use and share with others; a rectangular background piece; a backing piece; two pieces of thin poly batting or warm and natural, all pieces measuring 10"x 7;" sewing machine and supplies (or) hand sewing supplies with embroidery floss of red pink, white or black and straight pins.

Schoolhouse Stitchers meet regularly the second Thursday of each month with open sewing at 2 p.m. and the gathering meeting at 7 p.m. Any level quilter/sewer is welcome to attend. Attendance donation is $1 for each meeting.

Trickett will speak at Columbiana Library

COLUMBIANA - Jessica Trickett from the Mahoning Valley Historical Society will present "Form and Function: The Beauty of Glass," from 6 to 7 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Columbiana Public Library.

This presentation explores ancient and modern glass, glass making techniques and examples of glassware as works of art. It also offers practical tips for cleaning and maintaining glassware. For more information call 330-482-5509.

Concealed carry class scheduled at SHC

SALEM - National Rifle Association certified instructors are teaching a concealed carry class on Feb. 24 at the Salem Hunting Club. Pre-registration is required by calling 330-332-9847. All levels of experience welcome.

Plans under way for East Palestine Fair

EAST PALESTINE - The 126th annual East Palestine Fair will return to Market Street on May 23-26. The fair began in 1887 at the fairgrounds, now the Village Park.

In 1935, American Legion Post #31 brought the fair to Market Street. In 1999, the fair was moved to a side street due to construction and, for many reasons, did not return to Market Street. Following last year's event, the legion announced that it would no longer sponsor the fair.

The East Palestine Area Chamber of Commerce has stepped up to continue the street fair tradition. The chamber will work closely with the legion to ensure that the nostalgia of past events transitions smoothly.

Bates Amusements of Wintersville is providing the midway rides and games.

People interested in assisting with the fair on a volunteer basis are invited to a meeting at 7 p.m. Friday at the Community Center.

Crestview PTO sponsoring Adult Date Night

COLUMBIANA - The Adult Date Night, sponsored by Crestview PTO, begins at 7 p.m. March 2 at Bojangle's Restaurant on Route 14.

The buffet-style dinner features barbecue ribs and chicken with side dishes. Advance tickets only are available by contacting Nikki Harris at 330-886-0244. Cost is $20 per person or $35 per couple.

There will be live entertainment, a Chinese auction, and 50/50 raffle. Casual dress attire is appropriate. The ticket reservation deadline is Feb 22.



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