'Chicken on the Run' being sold today
SALEM - "Chicken on the Run" drive-thru chicken dinners will be sold from 4 to 5:30 p.m. today at the First United Methodist Church, 244 S. Broadway Ave.
The meal includes a stuffed chicken breast, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans and a brownie. Cost is $7.
Sebring American Legion hosting breakfast
SEBRING - An all-you-can-eat breakfast will be served with coffee and juice from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday at the Sebring American Legion on California Avenue.
Proceeds will benefit the West Branch cheerleaders. There also will be a 50/50 raffle.
Weekly fish fries starting at Sebring Legion
SEBRING - Weekly fish fries start Friday at the Sebring American Legion on California Avenue.
Fish platters are served from 11 a.m. to noon and an all-you-can-eat fish dinner is served from 4 to 7 p.m.
Ghost hunt scheduled Saturday
HANOVERTON - A ghost hunt begins at 11 p.m. Saturday. Participants will meet at the old school house and bring cameras, recorders, plus other investigating equipment. Cost is $8. For reservations and information call 330-205-5103.
Butler Grange sponsoring The Banquet
SALEM - The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building. The meal will be sponsored by Butler Grange.
The menu offers ham, scalloped potatoes, green beans, applesauce, fresh veggies, fresh fruits and ice cream sundaes.
Additional sponsors are needed. For more information contact Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.
Vendors accepted for Family Fall Fun Day
SALEM - Monday is the vendor application deadline for Family Fall Fun Day.
Any group interested in setting up a vendor table for Family Fall Fun Day is asked to submit an application from the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce's website at salemohiochamber.org.
This one day family-oriented event is slated from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 13 in downtown Salem. Haywagon rides from Salem firefighters, a petting zoo and pony rides, Jason Alan magic at 11 a.m. and a pet parade co-sponsored by the Humane Society of Columbiana County at 1 p.m. will be a part of the day's activities. A scavenger hunt sponsored by Salem Preservation Society. The Salem Historical Society is sponsoring trolley rides.
SAVNA hosting 'drive-thru' flu clinics
SALEM - Salem Area Visiting Nurse Association (SAVNA) is hosting "drive-thru" flu clinics from 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 10 and 17 at 718 E. Third St. Cost is $25.
The agency will bill Medicare Part B or Anthem Senior Advantage Products (YRA, YRE, YRI and YRS prefixes only). Bring your insurance card with you. Homebound residents may call the office at 330-332-9986 to schedule a date and time.
Oasis Food Ministry hosting distribution
COLUMBIANA - The Oasis Food Ministry will hold a food distribution from 4 to 6 p.m. Sept. 11 and 25 at First Christian Church, 39 Cherry St.
Spaghetti dinner will benefit orphan
CANFIELD - A homemade spaghetti dinner fundraiser will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 19 at the Western Reserve United Methodist Church, 4580 Canfield Road. Proceeds will help with medical expenses for Kolya Deiken, a disabled Russian orphan from Dmitrov, Russia.
Kolya first came to the area as a child to be fitted for prosthetic legs several years ago. He has outgrown his prostheses and costly adjustments need to be made. The dinner will be prepared by the Russo family.
Cost is $10 for adults, $6 for ages 6 to 12, and free for 5 and under. The dinner includes spaghetti and two meatballs, salad, bread, dessert and beverages. For more information contact the Rev. Kathryn Adams at 330-719-2902 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Craft show planned at Lisbon Hoist
LISBON - A craft show is slated from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 18 in the Lisbon Hoist building at 321 S. Beaver St. In addition to crafts and other assorted vendors, there will be a Chinese auction, baked goods, raffle, etc. Admission and parking are free.
All proceeds benefit Beaver Local High School Class of 2016 activities. For more information visit beaverlocalcraftshow.weebly.com (on the Beaver Local class of 2016 Facebook page) or call 330-303-0084.
2014 East Palestine HS yearbooks available
EAST PALESTINE - The East Palestine High School 2014 yearbook is now available for pick up in the high school office during school hours.
If you did not previously order a book, but are interested, contact the high school office at 330-426-9401.
First Friends hosting program for children
SALEM - Salem First Friends Church is announcing a new Wednesday evening program for children. Registration for the new group, Friends For Christ, begins at 6 p.m. today, followed by the new Veggie Tales movie, "Celery Night Fever."
Children in grades kindergarten to sixth are welcome to sign-up for the new group which will include Bible time, crafts, games, and snacks.
Meetings begin Sept. 10 from 6:30 to 8 p.m., with a free meal served at 6 p.m. for those who are participating. For more information contact salemfirstfriends.org or 330-332-0001.
SHS Hall of Fame induction is Sept. 11
SALEM - The Salem High School Athletic Hall of Fame's induction dinner and ceremony begins at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 11 at the Salem Community Center (SCC).
Those selected for the Class of 2014 are Lloyd Yoder '21, Chris Roessler '23, Lowell "Rib" Allen '28, Glenn Whinnery '30, Bob Pager '48, Walter Ehrhart '49, Dan Krichbaum '60, Brian Martin '90, Valerie Scott Stamberskey '94 and Lauren Teal '04.
Reservations may be made at the SCC or via phone at 330-332-5885. SCC accepts cash, Visa, Discover, Master Card and checks (payable to the SCC). Cost is $25 per person and includes dinner and beverage provided by the Catered Affair. Seating is limited, and tickets are available on a first come-first serve basis. Reservations will be accepted through Sept. 7, or until sold out. Event tickets are transferable, but non-refundable.
Reilly Stadium pavers still available
SALEM - Sept. 15 is the last day, for this year, to order a Reilly Stadium paver for the Dedication Park at Reilly Stadium.
Forms are available at the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce and Salem Tire Service. The pavers will be placed in late October. For more information call Karen Lehwald Carter 330-332-4959.
KOA Fall Festival planned for Sept. 13
SALEM - The Salem-Lisbon KOA Fall Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 13 at 33807 Winona Road, Salem.
Events include a chili cook off, brownie bake off, food and games. A car show will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Proceeds benefit the Humane Society of Columbiana County. Call 800-562-3361 or 330-692-2085.
Used shoes being collected at games
SALEM The Salem High School Class of 2016 will collect shoes at all home football games starting Sept. 12. Gently used shoes will be collected in the truck by the ticket booth at Reilly Stadium.
Approximately 10,000 pairs of shoes have been collected to date. A goal of 15,000 pairs has been set.
Holiday bus trip to NYC offered
SALEM - The Salem High School Boosters and Choral Director Attila Samu are announcing the third annual bus trip to New York City on Dec . 13.
The trip is open to the public. The 54-seat deluxe charter bus will depart from the Salem High School parking lot at 11 p.m. Dec. 12. Arrival will be approximately 7 a.m. at the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center.
Passengers will have the day to themselves. Sites include Fifth Avenue featuring the FAO Schwartz Toy Store, Saks and Tiffany's, Times Square, Toys R Us, Disney Store and M&M World, the 9/11 Memorial, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Macy's, etc.
The bus will pick up all passengers at 9 p.m. with a return to Salem at approximately 6 a.m. Cost is $90 per person. Payment is due at the time of reservation to secure your seat on the bus. Order forms may be picked up at either the Salem High School office (330-332-8905) or Salem Computer Center on Second St. (330-332-2201). Tour protection is available for an additional $10. (optional). Make checks payable to the Salem Choir Boosters. For more information contact Attila Samu at 330-332-8905 Ext. 58332 and leave a message.