Community News

Scholars

COWELL RECEIVES SCHOLARSHIP: Mackenzie R. Cowell of Warren received the Lourdes Deans Scholarship and is pursuing a bachelor of science in nursing degree. This academic renewable scholarship provides up to $20,000 over four years in tuition assistance. To renew the deans scholarships, students ...

School news

NILES GOT TALENT: Niles McKinley High School is hosting a talent show at 7 p.m. today in the school auditorium. Admission is $5 a person. Those attending can vote for their favorite act. HUBBARD SCHOOLS COLLECT BLANKETS: The Bucket Fillers Club at Hubbard Elementary School, the Hero ...

Dean’s list

(* denotes 4.0) Fall 2016 Western Michigan University School of Law WARREN Tiffany Murray Ohio Dominican University WARREN Allison Pavlik Kayla Statema Troy University CORTLAND Richard Polk* Columbia ...

Reunions

WGH 1956: The monthly luncheon of the Warren G. Harding High School June class of 1956 will be 1 p.m Tuesday at Hometown Buffet in Niles. Guests are welcome. For more information, contact Harold at 330-565-0605.

Veterans

POST RECRUITMENT: The Hubbard American Legion Post 51 is starting the 2017 recruitment program for veterans from Hubbard, Brookfield, Masury, Liberty, Vienna, Youngstown and other nearby communities to join Post 51. Veterans who belong to Post 888 are encouraged by the Department of Ohio ...

Back home and learning to love it all once more

On the Farm Fourteen years ago, I fell in love. At one of the hardest moments in my life, moving away from my family, friends and hometown, I did the impossible and went and fell in love with a completely new place. Granted, my completely new place still had cows, green pastures and ...

Community Swims will start at WGH

Seeing Eye EVENTS BEGIN SUNDAY: Community Swims will begin at Warren G. Harding High School on Sunday and continue Sundays until May 7. The times are 2 to 2:30 p.m. for adult lessons, with open swim from 2:30 to 5 p.m. Students younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Maximum cost ...

Girard offers archery club

GIRARD — Students at Girard High School are learning the skill of archery as part of both an after-school program and during their physical education classes. Teachers Edward Minor, science, and Kara Burnett, physical education, were among those who received training last school year from ...

Lordstown alumni offer scholarship opportunity

LORDSTOWN — The Eleanor Fenstermaker Scholarship trustees are accepting applications for scholarships from Lordstown graduating seniors and previous graduates of Lordstown High School who are pursuing a higher education at a college, university or trade school accredited in the state in which ...

Recycle trees until Jan. 31

SEEING EYE TREE RECYCLING OFFERED IN HOWLAND: Howland Township will be picking up and recycling Christmas trees through Jan. 31. Residents are asked to remove all ornaments and trimmings before placing them at curbside. Howland residents may also drop off trees 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. to ...

Robotics teams begin season

WARREN — FIRST Robotics teams in the area have received their new challenge and will now have six weeks to construct and program a robot to complete the challenge. High school teams, including Austintown, Champion, Girard, Hubbard, Warren G. Harding and others, learned their new challenge ...

Liberty library lets kids cook

COOKING CLUB FOR CHILDREN: A Kidz Cooking Club will be held 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at the Liberty Library Branch, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road. The event is free to children in kindergarten through sixth grade who will learn how to make food creations. Registration is required by ...

Neighborhood watch meeting

VIENNA GROUP TO MEET: The Vienna Township Neighborhood Watch will hold a regular meeting 7 p.m. today at the township hall, 848 Youngstown Kingsville Road. ‘‘The Problem Gambler’’ will be presented by Lynn Burkey, a national certified gambling counselor from Recovery by Meridian. Light ...

Agenda

• LORDSTOWN SAFETY COMMITTEE will meet 10 a.m. today at the caucus room at village municipal building. • LIBERTY TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 1 p.m. today at township hall. • MCKINLEY MEMORIAL LIBRARY BOARD OF TRUSTEES will hold an organizational meeting / regular meeting 3 p.m. today ...

YWCA, Harding team up for clothes closet program

WARREN — The YWCA of Warren and Warren G. Harding High School have joined together for the “essentials closet” with clothing and other items available to help students have a successful high school career. Tabitha Hackett, administrative coordinator at the YWCA, said items such as ...

Vienna Historical Society plans 2017

VIENNA — The Vienna Historical Society plans to invite guest speakers on a variety of topics to its monthly meetings. Society members also plan to participate in community events and undertake projects such as making repairs to markers at the local cemeteries. During its planning meeting ...

Catch a flick at the library

SEEING EYE MOVIE DAY AT LIBRARY: The Warren-Trumbull County Public Library will offer ‘‘Watch and Chat’’ 2 p.m. Monday at the main library. The featured movie is ‘‘The Country Girl’’ (1954). The movie will be shown in the library meeting room followed by a discussion led ...

Clubs & Lodges

NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH MEETING: The Vienna Township Neighborhood Watch will hold a regular meeting 7 p.m. Monday at the Vienna Town Hall, 848 Youngstown Kingsville Road. The topic “The Problem Gambler” will be presented by Lynn Burkey from Recovery by Meridian. Officer spots for vice ...

school news

OPEN HOUSE: The Montessori School of the Mahoning Valley, 2008 Lynne Ave., Youngstown, will hold an open house 1 to 3 p.m. Jan. 29 for parents of children ages 2-4. The Montessori School of the Mahoning Valley is celebrating 40 years in the Valley this year. The school serves children ages ...

Museum offers winter display

WARD THOMAS HOUSE DISPLAY: The Niles Historical Society will showcase holiday and winter-themed decorations during its monthly open house 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Ward-Thomas Museum, 503 Brown St. Vintage White House ornaments will be on display at the museum. Mannequins are placed throughout ...