Community News

KINDNESS WALL

North Elementary students completed random acts of kindness. Each day students had various tasks to create joy and kindness such as creating a PAX kindness wall where they recognized family and friends, wrote thank you “tootles” to North staff members and classmates were intentional to ...

Out & Abouts

SALINEVILLE — Southern Local Schools’ District Showcase takes place from 4-6 p.m. today (March 21). The school complex will be open to peruse classrooms, visit various informational booths and partake of activities. Organizer Laura Krulik, who serves as district special education ...

Dear Annie: Could gift be a subtle hint?

Dear Annie: I read your response to “Loving Mother,” whose children bought her gift cards to clothing stores rather than generic, credit card-type gift cards. Though I agree that honesty is the best policy, perhaps her children were actually trying to give her a subtle hint that she needs ...

Newview CEOS hold monthly meeting

CHESTER — The Newview CEOS met on March 7, to learn about the Appalachian healers known as “granny ladies.” The lesson, presented by Janet Keller, was well received by club members and a large contingent of visitors. Donations were collected and sent to Operation Gratitude to be ...

JANUARY STUDENT OF THE MONTH

WELLSVILLE — The Wellsville Lions Club has selected Elijah Hays as the Student of the Month for January. He is the son of Anita and Fred Payne of Wellsville. His academic awards include the following: National Honor Society, A-Honor Roll, and 3.75 Honors. He was a delegate to the Hugh ...

Student honored

EAST PALESTINE — East Palestine junior, Carly Meckler, a full day student in the Landscape and Environmental Design program and member of the school’s chapter of FFA at the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center has earned numerous honors for her ability in speaking during the FFA ...

CAMP FIRE KID DAY

Nationwide Camp Fire is asking adults to tell kids and teens in their lives how incredible they are on March 21. Camp Fire founded Absolutely Incredible Kid Day in 1997 to activate millions of adults across the U.S. to write/tell a young person in their life what makes them incredible. Adults ...

Opioid problem: Trying to understand

When you drive past Family Recovery Center you may notice a large banner above the entrance: “Naloxone kits available here.” When you see that banner, do you think about the people who made the wrong choices and got caught up in addiction? Do you think about the people who work daily to ...

Out & About

EAST LIVERPOOL — The East Liverpool High School Classes of 1949 and 1950 meets noon Tuesday at Adrian’s. WELLSVILLE — The Wellsville Elks 1040 will be serving Wings on Thursday the 21st starting at 5 p.m. SALINEVILLE — “Supper on the Hill” served 4:30-6:30 p.m. March 21 at the ...

Dear Annie: Sisterly drama

Dear Annie: My sister “Katy” is 10 years older than I and has never married or had children. She was a devoted and loving auntie to my kids when they were young, but they have grown up and don’t hang with her much anymore. She and I have grown apart, as well, in part because of my own ...