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Southern Local combines art and science clubs

SALINEVILLE — Art and science students are combining their skills in a new organization formed this year at Southern Local High School. The clubs have been active since September and currently yields about 15 members in grades 9-12. Co-advisors, Marylou Taylor and Laurie Ronshak said it was ...

North Elementary STEM Club partners with Code Ninjas

North Elementary STEM Club recently partnered with Code Ninjas (based in Wexford, PA) to offer its students an enrichment class into the topic of computer coding. This S.T.E.M. (science, technology, engineering, math) workshop focused on teaching children, ranging from kindergarten through 4th ...

Ohio vs Pennsylvania polar bear challenge

The First OH vs PA Dunkin-4-Kids Polar Bear Swim Challenge is set for 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25. This joint fundraising event is a competition between two local nonprofits with similar missions of helping underprivileged youth. Team Mojo Foundation is representing Ohio and The Center, located ...

COMMUNITY BRIEF

SALEM — The toy train and model railroad flea market will be held 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12 and Sunday, April 19, at the Salem Center Plex, 1098 N. Ellsworth Ave. Admission is $5 per person. Tables are 8-foot long and can be reserved for $25 each. Call Darrell Balakoff at ...

Sorrow Lingers: Marie, Celestial Faye and J.O.

Every family has its tragedies and sorrows; some are mercifully forgotten, others linger through the years and are handed down to younger generations. My mother, Arizona Lucille Adkins Miller, whom we nicknamed Ol’ Food, was a happy person by nature, but for her lifetime, a depth of sadness ...

Time to get back to normal, no matter what your normal is

Making that 180-degree turn to “normal” after the holidays may be a bit challenging. First we have to understand what “normal” is, and depending on the culture or society in which we live, that definition varies. “Normal” in the 17th century meant “forming a right angle, done ...

Tops 1341

GLENMOOR — Ohio TOPS 1341 met at the Glenmoor Presbyterian Church on Dec. 30, 2019 with leader, Dorothy Garn, presiding. Marwynne Serafy was best loser and Janice Hutchins was runner up. The drawing winners were: Serafy calorie chart and junk food. Weight loss and 50/50 winner was Lydia ...

CCCTC soil judging

Students from the Landscape and Environmental Design program at the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center (CCCTC) recently competed in the District 3 Urban and Rural Soils Judging competition at the Garwood Cattle Co. in Columbiana. This fall competition is sponsored by the Future ...

SOUTHERN FFA ATTENDS CONTESTS

The Southern Local FFA attended the sub-district parliamentary procedure and District 3 job interview contests at Smithville High School on Nov. 14. The parliamentary procedure team took first place and advanced to the district contest on Nov. 19 at Northwestern High School in West Salem, ...

On The Calendar This Week

THURS/JAN. 2 CHESTER Indoor sale, 1-5 p.m., Light House Christian Fellowship, 408 2nd St. Breakfast, Chester High School classes of 1951 and 52 members, spouses and friends,10:30 a.m. at Connie's Corner Restaurant. EAST LIVERPOOL “Jezibel”, starring Bette Davis & Henry Fonda, ...