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A celebration 100 years in the making

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Pleasant weather, fellowship and delicious food highlighted the annual Winona Strawberry Festival held Sunday at the corner of Winona Road and Cameron Street. The festival marked the 150th anniversary of town, founded under the Winona name with the first post office. The Winona Historical ...

Minerva man injured in dirt bike crash in West Township

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WEST TOWNSHIP — Troopers from the Ohio State Highway Patrol Lisbon Post are investigating a one-vehicle crash that occurred at 9:30 p.m. Saturday. A 2006 Honda CRF 450 dirt bike was traveling southbound on Lippincott Road, just north of US 30. The driver lost control of the dirt bike, ...

Alzheimer’s update

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After the recent article about Alzheimer’s, when I shared some of my family’s experience with Alzheimer’s, I received an invitation from the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater East Ohio Area Chapter, to attend an event in Ravenna with the opportunity to sit down, one-on-one, to talk with ...

Magical entertainment

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"A Magical Universe" was presented by the Alans Saturday to the delight of children and parents alike at St. Paul School in Salem. The free interactive event was coordinated by the Salem Public Library. Pictured, per promise, Jason presented an alien to the delight of the children.

Only 2 show for sales tax hearing

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LISBON — Only two people showed up at Wednesday evening’s public hearing on the 1 percent county sales tax, but their presence sparked a lively discussion with county commissioners about what is the fairest tax of all. The sales tax expires at the end of 2020, but commissioners decided to ...

East Liverpool schools add curriculum director

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EAST LIVERPOOL — East Liverpool school district is hoping the addition of a curriculum director to their administration means a marked improvement in student performance. Board members voted Thursday afternoon during their regular meeting to appoint Julie Rowe, the former associate ...

United schools look to future building project

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The United school board this past week hired a firm to prepare for a possible building project. The board approved an agreement with SHP Architects for pre-professional design services for an Ohio Schools Facility project to renovate or build at the K-12 campus. The board in February took ...

STEM camp ends with lemonade stand run by students

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WELLSVILLE — Garfield Elementary finished up its annual summer camp on Friday with a lemonade stand benefiting Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer. Students sold lemonade from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in front of the Garfield Elementary playground. “The kids love it,” said ...

Pottery Festival

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Sure, the weather could have been a bit better, but all in all the East Liverpool community thoroughly enjoyed the 51st rendition of the Tri-State Pottery Festival. Before people turn to other summer pursuits, here is a look at some of the sights of the annual downtown event.

SCHOOL NOTES

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Jacob Reed WELLSVILLE — Jacob E. Reed graduated summa cum laude with a juris doctor degree from the University of Akron School of Law at the commencement ceremony on May 19. He is ranked second in his graduating class. While attending Akron Law, Reed was an associate editor on the Akron ...