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scholars

YSU SCHOLARS: More than 1,000 Youngstown State University freshmen have received awards through the YSU Scholarships for Excellence program. Local recipients are as follows:WINDHAMJoshua MastersFOWLERKyle KollarElizabeth EmeryAnnamaria DelGarbinoAlexandra HutzMASURYSavannah GoodEmily ...

clubs and lodges

DIVORCES/DEATHS AREN'T REALLY THE END: DARE Singles Group, P.O. Box 3029, Youngstown, Ohio 44512, meets every Thursday at the Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, across from Giant Eagle.December 2015 Calendar Dec. 19 - Road Trip to Hartville, carpool at 10 a.m. from the ...

Political club returns to LHS

LORDSTOWN - Wanting to get high school students involved in the election and voting process, a dormant Political History Club that started a few years ago at Lordstown High School has returned in time for the presidential election.History and government teacher and club adviser Courtney Gibson ...

New food site coming in 2016

SECOND HARVEST TO LAUNCH FOOD SITE: Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley will launch a new feeding site at 551 Mahoning Ave. The kitchen is expected to begin operations the second quarter of 2016. According to Second Harvest Food Bank Executive Director Mike Iberis, a philanthropic ...

Agriculture and wildlife — keeping it all in balance

One of the many perks of my job is the ability to drive through any of my five counties at the early hours of the dawn and into the waning hours of dusk. It is during these hours, when the traffic is slow, that I get to see many things that most folks take for granted or would not see from ...

Mission seeking toy donations

HELP NEEDED: The Warren Family Mission is in need of donations of toys for the annual toy distribution this Saturday. Items and monetary donations may be brought to the mission, 155 Tod Ave., Warren. For information visit www.warrenfamilymission.com.'STAR WARS' PARTY: A "Star Wars" party for ...

Historical Society focuses on community

HARTFORD - Members of the Hartford Historical Society have been spending the past several months working on the histories of different sections of the community.Chris Klingmier, vice president of the society, said members have been compiling information on different sections and seeing what is ...

LOAF hosts holiday concert

CORTLAND - Cortland Lakeview Outreach and Fellowship (LOAF) and the Cortland Community Band are joining together for a first, and what they hope will be an annual, Christmas concert for the whole community.A ''Christmas in Cortland'' concert will be held 7 p.m. today at Lakeview High School ...

Free youth pep rally, party set

NAACP HOSTS YOUTH EVENT: The Trumbull County NAACP, United Healthcare and Ohio State University Extension will sponsor a free youth holiday pep rally and party 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Saturday at TCAP, 1230 Palmyra Road SW, Warren. There will be games, a DJ and food. Children under age 11 must be ...

‘Be a Santa to a Senior’ begins

AUSTINTOWN -Area schools, churches, community organizations and the public came together in the past few weeks to get gifts for senior citizens as part of the annual ''Be a Santa to a Senior'' organized by Home Instead Senior Care.Dottie Johntony, general manager with Home Instead Senior Care ...

UAW Local 1112 to hold food giveaway

UAW SPONSORS FOOD DISTRIBUTION: The United Auto Workers Local 1112 will sponsor its annual ''Care and Share'' food distribution starting 11 a.m. Wednesday . Each year the membership supports the cause with their time, money and efforts to lend a hand to help more than 300 families.SANTA AT ...

Agenda

TRUMBULL COUNTY COMMISSIONERS will hold workshop 10:30 a.m. today and last meeting of year 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Samuel E. Lanza Veterans Resource Center, 253 E. Market St., Warren WARREN?TOWNSHIP?TRUSTEES will hold a special meeting 4 p.m. today at the township Administration Building. The ...

Girard students help with clothing drive

GIRARD - The Girard High School FIRST Robotics team, the RoboCats, and Girard-Liberty Rotary are partnering to sponsor a Winter Clothing drive through Tuesday.Judy Barber, adviser to the robotics team and high school teacher, said donors can drop off new or gently worn coats, hats, gloves, ...

Socks being collected for those residents in need

WARREN - A local effort "Sox in a Box" is being held this winter to collect socks for those in need with the drive being held Wednesday to Jan. 31.Warren resident Jesse Cottrill, who is working with the Warren Family Mission, said socks that are rolled up are being collected to help families ...

JFK tree lighting slated Wednesday

LIGHTING EVENT: The eighth annual John F. Kennedy Christmas tree lighting is 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Upper Campus, 2550 Central Parkway SE., Warren.The event will include pictures with Santa Claus, caroling, lighting of student trees and refreshments. The winner of the Kennedy $5,000 stocking ...

‘Be a Santa to a Senior’ begins

By BOB COUPLANDTribune ChronicleAUSTINTOWN -Area schools, churches, community organizations and the public came together in the past few weeks to get gifts for senior citizens as part of the annual ''Be a Santa to a Senior'' organized by Home Instead Senior Care.Dottie Johntony, general ...

UAW Local 1112 to hold food giveaway

UAW SPONSORS FOOD DISTRIBUTION: The United Auto Workers Local 1112 will sponsor its annual ''Care and Share'' food distribution starting 11 a.m. Wednesday . Each year the membership supports the cause with their time, money and efforts to lend a hand to help more than 300 families.SANTA AT ...

Agenda

TRUMBULL COUNTY COMMISSIONERS will hold workshop 10:30 a.m. today and last meeting of year 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Samuel E. Lanza Veterans Resource Center, 253 E. Market St., Warren WARREN?TOWNSHIP?TRUSTEES will hold a special meeting 4 p.m. today at the township Administration Building. The ...

Tons of trouble threaten spirit of season

It started at the end of last week, really. Well, technically, it started the Sunday I complained about my dog eating my scarf.I should've known better than to tempt fate by uttering aloud the words, "Oh well, it could have been so much worse."Because the Friday before last, my friends, it ...

Wedding

Gysegem - McCollumEmilee R. Gysegem and Ryan A. McCollum were united in marriage during a wedding ceremony held Oct. 10, 2015, at Central Christian Church in Warren. Officiating at the event was Pastor Ty Sabella.A reception was held following the ceremony at the Avalon Squaw Creek Country Club ...