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Kent State President’s, Dean’s Lists

Kent State - EL Campus EAST LIVERPOOL — Dr. David Dees, dean of Kent State University at East Liverpool, announced those students named to the Fall 2019 President’s or Dean’s lists. To qualify for the President’s List, students must have a 4.0 grade point average and must have ...

A Nation Divided

Matthew 18:7 “Woe to the world because of the things that cause people to sin! Such things must come, but woe to the man through whom they come!” I’d like to talk to you about the division in our nation. No, I’m not going to talk to you about Democrats and Republicans, but both parties ...

DAR DONATES BLANKETS TO VETERANS

The Southwick-Grissom-Kinney Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution donated 26 blankets to veterans recently at the Amvets in Salem. Representing the DAR was Regent, Deena East, Treasurer, Barb Brown and Registrar, Colleen Waggle. (Submitted photo) .

Heap and Winter Crisis aid offered

LISBON — Community Action Agency of Columbiana County (CAA) will be taking applications for the Winter Crisis Program now through March 31, at 7860 Lincole Place (Lower Level). Appointments can be made by calling the automated scheduling system at 1-844-493-1198. Homebound individuals and ...

CDC warns flu activity high

Flu activity is high in the United States and will remain elevated for several more weeks. The flu can cause severe disease and death. The CDC recommends that early (within 48 hours of onset of illness) treatment with doctor prescribed medication improves outcomes and reduces complications ...

VETERANS CHRISTMAS

With the help of EJ’s Family Restaurant and members of the community, the Chester Garden Club has successfully brightened the Christmas of 83 residents at the WV Veterans Home in Barboursville, W.Va. Generous individuals selected one of the 83 tags hung on the “Giving Tree,” each with the ...

A Man of Letters and Action

People ask, “How have you become a man of both letters and action?” Ah. I am pleased that they have asked, so that I may share this wisdom with you. A man of action without being one also of letters is like a sword that is never sharp. A man of letters without being one also of action ...

SCOUTS RECOGNIZED

Two scouts from Troop 2012 were recognized at an Eagle Scout Court of Honor ceremony at Longs Run Trinity Presbyterian Church on Dec. 29, 2019. Pictured (from left) Aidan Pilarcik, Troop 2012 Scoutmaster Eber Grimes and Anthony DeMarco. (Submitted photo)

Friends & Family

Tops 2231 EAST LIVERPOOL — TOPS 2231 met on Jan. 7, at Always Best Care, 1324 Saint Clair Ave., with leader Tonnie Slagle presiding. The meeting opened up with pledges and roll call. Cassy Stephens gave the secretary report and the treasurer report. Both were approved as read. ...

SLY Players present ‘Legally Blonde the Musical Jr.’

LISBON — Stage Left Youth Players present “Legally Blonde the Musical Jr” at the Trinity Playhouse, 234 East Lincoln Way in downtown Lisbon on Fridays and Saturdays, Jan. 10, 11, 17 and 18 at 7 p.m. and Sundays, Jan. 13 and 19, at 2 p.m.. The production is directed by Kandace Cleland and ...