Community News

GA-GA BALL

McKinley Elementary in Lisbon has a new Ga-Ga Pit on the playground thanks to Physical Education teacher Laurie Sauerwein. Mrs. Sauerwein wrote a proposal for the Bonnie Hoppel grant through the Coordinated Action for School Health (CASH) Coalition. Her proposal was selected and funded, and the ...

Hall of Fame scholarships

EAST LIVERPOOL — The Lou Holtz/Upper Ohio Valley Hall of Fame is offering the opportunity at the Lou Holtz Life Improvement Scholarship program for seniors in designated area high schools who plan to attend a two-year trade school. This scholarship program has been administered through the ...

Friends & Family

Tops 2231 EAST LIVERPOOL — TOPS 2231 met at Always Best Care on Aug. 29. The meeting opened with the TOPS and KOPS pledges and roll call. Cassy Stephens gave the secretary report and Pam Fouse gave the secretary report. Both were approved as read. Anita Kukich was the KOPS best loser ...

Veteran’s Appreciation Picnic

This year’s “Veteran’s Appreciation Picnic” was deemed a huge success. A total of 1,012 was counted with 464 being veterans. It was wonderful to see our sponsor board growing, the people that donate to make this event possible, and the number of volunteers that come to honor our ...

Out & About

EAST LIVERPOOL — The Bar Mill Retirees meet for breakfast 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at Maxi’s. LISBON — The CCDJFS Senior Citizens Services Levy Advisory Board meeting is 8-9 a.m. Sept. 8 at the Dickey Drive offices, Suite 2, second floor, director’s conference room. WELLSVILLE — The Save ...

Life in the Shadows

SYCAMORE SHADOWS, Ohio Mayor Chibble says that if someone doesn’t start shooting pigeons soon, it’s going to be 1994 all over again. Charlie Sternwiesse, Sycamore Savings Bank, saw a hamster walking down the sidewalk on Sycamore Street and advises owners of small rodents to check ...

Historical Society hosts Service Appreciation Day

WELLSVILLE — On Aug. 27, the Wellsville Historical Society hosted a Service Appreciation Day at the River Museum to honor and thank the local fire, police, emergency services who serve the community and put their lives on the line daily to keep the public safe. Refreshments were served and ...

CHESTER HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1955

The Chester High School Class of 1955 held its 12th annual class picnic on June 22, 2017, at Chester City Park pavillion. A total of 34 people attended, including 17 classmates. Lunch was served by Connie’s Catering of Chester. Pictured are 1st row (from left): Harold Brown, Vernon McDade, ...

A center of knowledge

EAST LIVERPOOL — When a call is placed to 330-303-2110, the greeting by a volunteer is “Hello, Community Center” or if we are not too busy it might be “Hi, East Liverpool Area Community Center.” This shortened version of the East Liverpool Area Community & Learning Center omits ...

Friends & Family

Hancock County Museum Commission NEW CUMBERLAND — The regular meeting of the Hancock County Museum Commission was called to order at 6 p.m. at the museum by President Vivian Weigel who also led in the pledge to the flag. Those attending were: Vivian Weigel, Linda & Bob McNeil, Janet ...