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Move over, Honeycrisp

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — They call it the Cosmic Crisp. It’s not a video game, a superhero or the title of a Grateful Dead song. It’s a new variety of apple, coming to a grocery store near you Dec. 1 Cosmic Crisp is the first apple ever bred in Washington state, which grows the majority ...

Church Briefings

EAST LIVERPOOL — Emmanuel Presbyterian Church welcomes Margie Zellars, CRE, to the pulpit for the 11 a.m. worship service. The title of her sermon is “Expect Trouble!”. Special music provided by the Worship Music Team of David Kelly and Pat Will. GLENMOOR — The Glenmoor ECO ...

GIRLS NIGHT OUT

The Beaver Local Middle School recently held the 11th annual 5th Grade “Girls’ Night Out. Several community organizations (JC Penney Company, Walmart, Beaver Local Schools, East Liverpool City Hospital and Family Recovery) donated items and personnel to make the well-attended event a ...

PASTOR WELCOMED

The First Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Sixth and Jefferson Streets, welcomes Pastor Greg Mead to the pulpit. Mr. Mead is a graduate of Geneva College and the Reformed Theological Seminary of Washington, D.C. He and his wife Miriam began their ministry at the church on Nov. 3, 2019. ...

Marsh named Teacher of the Month for October

RICHMOND — Edison High School has recognized Greg Marsh as Teacher of the Month for October. Marsh has taught at Edison Local Schools for three years but has a total of 13 years’ experience with prior instruction in the Tuscarawas County area. He began his career in New Philadelphia as an ...

New View

NEW CUMBERLAND — The New View Community Educational Outreach Services Club held their November meeting at the Hancock County Senior Center with 13 members in attendance. President, Becky Wiegers, presided over the meeting. Laura Greathouse presented the reflections about the Humble ...

Thank you, caregivers

“Thank you, Grandma, for taking care of me.” That child is now 23 years old. At the time he might have been 4 years old. I said to him, “I will take care of you now and when I am old and can’t take care of myself, you can take care of me. OK?” “I will, Grandma.” He didn’t ...

Carseats: Safety for the little ones

Parents usually do what they perceive to be important to assure the safety of their children. There are so many things to consider. Sometimes, though, there just aren’t enough resources available to them to provide everything the child needs. There isn’t any reason for a young child in the ...

The beauty and benefits of music therapy

Thanks to breakthroughs in medicine and nutrition in recent years, we are living longer than ever before. But this increase in life expectancy also brings an increase in the number of diseases, injuries and impairments that affect older adults. With this in mind, we at the local Visiting Angels ...

Goldilocks

LISBON — Stage Left Youth Players will present their original one act musical, “Goldilocks in Bobby Socks!” 7 p.m. Nov. 15 and 16 and 2 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Trinity Playhouse, 234 E Lincoln Way in Lisbon. The cast of 29 K-8th graders represent DAHS, McKinley, United Local, Southern Local, ...