County Briefing

West Township Dumpster Day

West Township Dumpster Day will be Feb. 5, 2022, from 8 a.m. until noon. The township garage is located at 8610 Knox School Rd., Minerva. This service is for west township residents only. If you have any questions please call the township garage at 330-894-2110.

Columbiana First UMC soup sale

The ordering deadline is Feb. 5 for the Columbiana First UMC soup sale. Pick up is from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Feb. 11. Soups include potato, chicken noodle, stuffed pepper, ham & bean and chili for $8 a quart. Pre-orders only at 330-482-2382

Cancer support group

The University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center at Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) host will its next Cancer Support Group will meet from 3 to 4 p.m. Feb. 9 in the Oncology Conference Room. The speaker will be Pastor Bob Rowley, SRMC Chaplain, discussing the importance of hope and encouragement while facing the challenges of a cancer journey. The free group is open to anyone in the community in cancer treatment and cancer survivors. Sessions are led by SRMC’s licensed oncology social worker June Semer, and offer education and emotional support for people with any type of cancer. Attendees are asked to check in at the Oncology Department front desk before entering the meeting. Pre-registration is required. For questions and to RSVP, call June Semer, MSSA, LSW, at 330-332-7677.

Free community dinner

Trinity Parish Presbyterian Church will host its Free Community Dinner from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Wells School Bingo Hall building in Newell. Come to the back of the building and up the ramp. The meal is take out and eat in and includes sloppy joe’s, macaroni and cheese, cole slaw and dessert. The Free Community Dinner is a mission of Trinity Parish Presbyterian Church and is free and open to all. For information call Kim at 330-383-2545 or Cindy at 330-207-7561.


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