Al-Anon meetings set Wednesdays
SEBRING- Al-Anon meetings are scheduled every Wednesday at the Pine Lake Christian Church, 636 Pine Lake Road. The beginner's meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. followed by the regular meeting at 7 p.m.
Leetonia police meeting rescheduled
LEETONIA-The Village of Leetonia's Police Committee meeting scheduled for 6 p.m. Feb. 1 at village hall has been rescheduled to immediately follow the regular council meeting on Feb. 1 at village hall.
Salem Area Amateur Radio Association
SALEM-The Salem Area Amateur Radio Association will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 2 in the Quaker Room at the Salem Public Library. Guests are welcome.
Salem Relay For Life meeting
SALEM-Salem Relay For Life plans to meet Feb. 2 at the Salvation Army, 1249 N. Ellsworth Ave. Teams will meet at 6 p.m. followed by the committee session at 7 p.m.
Salem City Spelling Bee set Feb. 3
SALEM-The Salem City Spelling Bee begins at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 3, at the Salem High School auditorium, 1200 E. Sixth St.
Free lunches at
SALEM-Free lunches will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 1249 N. Ellsworth Ave. Meals are available on Feb. 7, 9, 14, 16, 21 23, and Feb. 27 through March 2.
Leadership session held at CAA
LISBON-Community Action Agency hosted the January session of Leadership Columbiana County. The day focused on the challenges facing the county and the programs available to help individuals. The morning began with a tour of CAA's departments including the Community Health Center, the food pantry and several Head Start Classrooms. Carol Bretz, Eileen Dray Bardon and Eloise Traina concluded the morning session with several statistics and case studies to illustrate the financial struggles facing several in our county as well as the financial burden to the county itself. They also discussed the impact of addiction on individuals and the cost to society.
A tour of the current Job and Family Services building followed. The new facility, currently under construction was also discussed. The class discussed the role of children's services as well as the child support enforcement agency. The class learned in detail, the steps that take place when a child is removed from a home. They also heard several real life situations and the outcomes that occurred.