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EAST LIVERPOOL — Emmanuel Presbyterian Church welcomes Student Pastor Nancy DeStefano to the pulpit during the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday. Ian Theiss will perform special music on the trumpet. EAST LIVERPOOL — The New Hope Missionary Baptist Church of East Liverpool, will host The ...

Out & About

WELLSVILLE — Soup and sandwich supper served 4-6:30 p.m. Jan. 3 at Oak Ridge Church, Wellsville. Soup, choice of sandwich, and dessert with beverage. Eat-in or carryout. Donations accepted to support Ministry to the World mission projects. EAST LIVERPOOL — Bar Mill Retirees meet for ...


dietz receives award

Dan Dietz was presented with the Community Builders Award for his many years of service to the East Liverpool community. The event was sponsored by the Riddle Lodge 13, and was held at the Masonic Temple on Broadway. (Submitted photo)

Britney Jackson

Jackson named Scholar of the Month

CHESTER — Britney F. Jackson, 17, of Chester, has ‘been named the Oak Glen High School Lions Club December Scholar of the Month. She is the daughter of Tammy S. Jackson and the late Larry B. Jackson. During her time at Oak Glen, she has been an active member of Culture Club and Prom ...

Danielle Dillon

Dillon receives OESCA leadership award

LISBON — Danielle Dillon was recognized by the Ohio Educational Service Center Association (OESCA) and the Columbiana County Educational Service Center for her leadership in Columbiana County. Dillon was presented with an Outstanding Leadership Award at the ESC’s December board meeting. ...



New members were received Dec. 10 at Glenmoor ECO Presbyterian Church, Lisbon Street. Pictured are (from left) Jay and Amanda Larkins, Pastor Vel Vais, Tammy May, Mike Young and Ron Bolton. (Submitted photo)

Hancock County Museum Commission

NEW CUMBERLAND — The regular meeting of the Hancock County Museum Commission was called to order at 6:05 p.m. at the museum by President Vivian Weigel, who also led in the pledge to the flag. Those attending were: Weigel, Janet Keller, John Brenneman, Greg Blake, Veronica Blake, Tom ...

Among those students honored during the Kent State-East Liverpool scholarship reception were (front, from left) Sarah Depew, Addisen Ginier, Melissa Cave, Hannah Brothers, and Chelsea Zdinak; and (back) Dean David Dees, Hunter Ulbright, Jacob Johnston, Noah Roberts, Nathan Maleski, Matt Butts of Institutional Advancement, Lisa Paskevitch,  Michael Reiner and Jeffrey Tanner. (Submitted photo)

KSU annual scholarship reception

EAST LIVERPOOL — Kent State University at East Liverpool recognized the academic achievements of several students during its annual scholarship reception. Dr. David Dees, interim dean of the Kent State Columbiana County campuses, welcomed students, families, donors and faculty members, ...

Skyler Lewis

Lewis named student of the month

SALINEVILLE — Southern Local High School senior Skyler Lewis has been selected as the Salineville Kiwanis Student of the Month for December. Lewis, the daughter of Dominique and Michael Hayes of Salineville, is ranked second in her class with a 4.158 GPA. As a freshman, she placed in ...



The Colloquium Club held its Christmas party at the home of Gail Mayhew on Dec. 21. Everyone enjoyed great food, beautiful decorations, laughing and a gift exchange. A surprise visit from Santa completed a fun filled evening. Pictured are (front, from left) Terri Reynolds, Vicky Reed ...