Community News

When you are a witness to domestic violence

Domestic violence usually happens where there are no witnesses. But occasionally you might see something as it unfolds, like Tess did. She tried to write it off as a hot, humid summer day that brought out heat-related short tempers. But that didn’t feel right to her. Tess parked her car at ...

Nobody wears watches anymore

Nobody wears wristwatches anymore. Then why do I feel compelled to rescue watches at yard sales and put new batteries in them? “Put the watches back,” Honey scolds when she catches me. “They’re only a dollar. Look at them. They’re nice.” “What are you going to do with ...

ELHS REUNION

The East Liverpool High School Classes of 1949 and 1950 celebrated their 69th and 70th reunion with a dinner on June 25, 2019 at the Masonic Temple. The next day they attended the Olde Guard Luncheon. Special recognition was given to the following classmates: Paul and Virginia Jackson, first ...

Murphy to be guest speaker at River Museum

WELLSVILLE — Wellsville resident, Eddie Murphy, will be the guest speaker at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 14, at the Wellsville River Museum on Sunday, July 14. She will be portraying Harriet Tubman who was born into slavery, escaped and made some 13 missions to rescue approximately 70 enslaved ...

Staub receives scholarship

Each year the Point Pleasant Ladies Aide presents a scholarship to an Oak Glen High School graduating senior. This year, Alex Staub was the recipient of the scholarship. He will attend West Liberty University and major in music.

Out & About

EAST LIVERPOOL — Country Jam Session is 4-7 p.m. Saturday, July 13 at the Broadway Wharf. EAST LIVERPOOL — St. John Lutheran Church, Hill Blvd., is having a garage sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 12-13. EAST LIVERPOOL — The East Liverpool High School Ladies Class of 1962 meet for lunch ...

Tops 1957

WELLSVILLE — TOPS 1957 of Wellsville met on June 25, with leader Peggy Kiddey opening with pledges, roll call and then Diane Carnegie led the group in prayer. The group meets every Tuesday and any former members or new ones are invited to attend. TOPS best loser and officers ribbon, was ...

BINGO AT CROSSROADS

The Calcutta Lions Club recently served the community by playing bingo with residents of Crossroads. Lions Bonny Chamberlain, Nancy Hadley, Janet Christen, Wayne Christen and Sue Elliott participated playing bingo with residents for about an hour. The Calcutta Lions Club currently has 47 ...

New Cumberland Lions receive awards

NEW CUMBERLAND — The meeting was brought to order by First Vice President Joyce Young. Lion Don Greathouse offered the prayer and Lion Arland Lamp led the Pledge of Allegiance. First Vice President Joyce Young introduced the guests, District Governor Gary Pitcock and Zone Chairman Bernice ...