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Jeep owners put their show and shine on in downtown Lisbon

LISBON — Everywhere one looked in downtown Lisbon Sunday afternoon, there was a Jeep. Despite the heat, the Lisbon Area Chamber of Commerce’s inaugural Jeep Show and Shine drew an appreciative crowd to not only enjoy the live music but good food all day. East Liverpool resident Skip ...

Navy trainer

Sailors are some of the most highly-trained people on the planet, according to Navy officials, and this training requires highly-dedicated instructors. At Naval Education and Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill., this obligation falls upon hard-charging, Navy professionals who trains and ...

The bus of life

Beginning on Sept. 4, the Lisbon Baptist Temple will be running its new Life Bus through the town of Lisbon to pick up children and teens, ages 5-18, for its Wednesday night youth programs. Pickup times will vary between 6:15-6:30 p.m. Return times will be 8:15-8:45 p.m. Parents interested in ...

New Middletown man accused of threats to Jewish center

NEW MIDDLETOWN — Police arrested a man in New Middletown on Saturday that they said made a perceived threat toward the Jewish Community Center in Youngstown. James Reardon Jr., 20, is being held in the Mahoning County Jail on telecommunications harassment and aggravated menacing charges, ...

Southern Local camp

Southern Local Elementary School hosted its first summer camp on Aug. 5-8, where about 60 students in grades K-5 participated in fun and educational activities. Students received breakfast and lunch and learned about bullying, LEGOS and art to cooking and STEM, plus the event ushers in a new ...

Young reader

Five-year-old Hayden Hager of Salem has finished the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program at the Leetonia Library. He is the son of Jonathan and Dawn Hager. The program is promotes early literacy by encouraging children to read 1,000 books with their families before they begin kindergarten.

American Legion gifts

Members of American Legion Post 290 Auxiliary of Columbiana chairman Phyllis Smail, Stella McClintic and Linda Moll delivered 50 backpacks to students in grades K-4 from South Range, Columbiana, Heartland Christian, East Palestine and Crestview schools, thanks to money raised by the auxiliary ...

Abundant Life cruise will benefit the 4C’s

NEW WATERFORD — After a one-year absence, the Cruise Against Hunger hosted by Abundant Life Fellowship, 46469 state Route 46, will return for a fourth year to raise funds for the community’s food pantry. The show will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, in the church parking lot and will ...

Goshen 1951 grads

The Goshen High School Class of 1951 held its reunion this month: (seated from left) Dorothy Stryfeller Ramsayer, Alice Martig, Betty Baird, Mahlon Griffith, (standing) Roger Martig, William McClaren, Lela McClaren, Audrey Flugan Jensen and Edwin Baird.

Edison rally

Blake Lemaster, 5, a student at John Gregg Elementary, has fun on an inflatable obstacle course during the Edison Local School District’s fourth annual Back to School Rally Hundreds of people turned out for fun and festivities to usher in a new school year and organizers said it was one of ...