Community News

Tops 2231

EAST LIVERPOOL — TOPS 2231 met at Always Best Care at 1324 St Clair Ave on June 11 with leader Mary Wolf presiding. The meeting opened with the Tops and Kops pledges and roll call. Pam Fouse read the secretary report and Cassy Stephens read the Kops report. Both were approved as ...

RAILING TO PERFORM

Local Singer/Songwriter Garrett Railing will entertain at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 15 in Laurel Hollow Park. (Submitted photo)

DAR MEETS

The Southwich-Griscom-Kinney National Society Daughters of the American Revolution held their monthly meeting June 8, at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Center. The ladies were given a tour of the wildlife center by center volunteers. Pictured front (from left) Jean Blockson, Millicent Koos, Deanna ...

Out & Abouts

LISBON —The Columbiana County Family and Children First Council meets 9 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, at 8720 Saltwell Road. LISBON — The Columbiana County ESC meets 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, at 38720 Saltwell Road. CHESTER — The Grafton and Wycoff Reunion will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, June ...

Outreach for veterans: What is PTSD?

By CATHY BROWNFIELD Family Recovery Center publicist Jon Varley will tell you this story is not about him. He was not drafted so he is not a U.S. military veteran. He’s retired. He is a charming man with smile wrinkles at the corners of his blue eyes that twinkle with a zest for living ...

My Brain Surgery, Part II

When Dr. Todd Hillman, my ENT neurosurgeon, told me my brain surgery had been scheduled for June 13, my instant reaction was, “Please tell me that’s not a Friday.” (It’s not.) It’s not that I believe in superstition so much as that I don’t believe in tempting fate. It would have ...

KSU awards scholarships to Columbiana County graduates

Kent State University’s Columbiana County campuses recently awarded scholarships to several local high school graduates who have applied to either the Kent State Salem or Kent State East Liverpool campus. Each Kent State Columbiana County Scholarship is valued at $500. Students who ...

Garfield to host summer camp

Garfield Elementary is hosting a problem based learning (PLO) summer camp from June 17-21 for upcoming 1st through 3rd graders. PLO has been shown to encourage higher order thinking and increase motivation to learn. It also provides additional opportunities for students to work collaboratively ...

Delposen signs with Hill International

Senior Cole Delposen of Beaver Local High School signs with Hill International of his intent to work there full time upon graduation. Mr. Delposen interviewed with Hill International during the career fair held at the CCCTC on March 12. He was hired shortly after and began working with the ...

CHESTER LIONS CLUB

Randy Coleman, Chief of Staff for the West Virginia Department of Veteran’s Assistance was a guest speaker during the Chester Lions Club meeting on May 23. Mr. Coleman talked about the veterans’ facilities throughout the state, and spoke about the need for volunteer drivers to transport ...