Community News

Relays will help to battle cancer

RELAYS SET IN CHAMPION, AUSTINTOWN: American Cancer Society Relay for Life will be held in Champion and Austintown this weekend. Champion will hold its relay from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday at the high school stadium, 5976 Mahoning Ave NW. The Austintown relay will be held 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. ...

Time of the season to pick rocks

It’s my favorite time of year again, rock picking time. If you missed my article on the fantastic attributes of rock picking in a field alone for hours, please take a moment to peruse the Tribune’s website to find it. I’ve received many compliments on that article, and I am truly grateful ...

Spud racers: Student design, compete with potato cars

CHAMPION — Students at Champion Central Elementary School concluded their school year with potato racing as students created race cars using potatoes. More than 500 students in kindergarten to fourth grade competed first with potato race cars made by each student in individual classrooms ...

Carnival to benefit Hannah’s Vision charity

Tribune Chronicle NILES — A carnival to benefit Hannah’s Vision will be held Thursday to Sunday at the Eastwood Field. The event will have fireworks, rides, food, clowns, live bands, 50-50 raffle, entertainers and craftsmen performing. Event organizers said the carnival is being ...

‘Touch a Truck’ at Falls library

SEEING EYE TOUCH A TRUCK: Newton Falls Public Library will hold a ‘‘Touch a Truck’’ 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the library’s upper parking lot. Children will be able to see a tractor, police car and Army vehicle and the hometown heroes who drive them. The event will also include ...

Agenda

• MAHONING COUNTY COMMISSIONERS will hold board meeting 10 a.m. Thursday in the commissioners’ hearing room and staff meeting at 10:30 a.m. in the county administration building. • TRUMBULL COUNTY VETERANS SERVICE COMMISSION will meet 10 a.m. Thursday at the Paul Heltzel Community Room.

7th annual Health Fair on the Square

HEALTH FAIR AT COURTHOUSE: The Grace AME Church Nursing Guild, in conjunction with the Trumbull County African Achievers Association and Warren City Health District, will hold the seventh annual Health Fair on the Square noon to 3 p.m. Saturday. The free event will feature numerous free ...

TCTC educator honored by YSU alumni association

CHAMPION — Longtime Trumbull County educator Larry Crawford received the Distinguished Educator Award from the Youngstown State University Alumni Association. “I was surprised when I was told I would be receiving this award,” said Crawford, the academic supervisor at Trumbull Career and ...

Agenda

• HOWLAND BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold special meeting 6:15 p.m. today at the middle school media center. • HOPE ACADEMY FOR AUTISM will meet 6 p.m. today at the school, 1628 Niles Road SE, Warren. • LORDSTOWN FINANCE COMMITTEE canceled its meeting for today. • MCDONALD BOARD OF ...

Classic car show benefit to be held in Girard

BENEFIT CAR SHOW: The ‘‘Cars are the Stars 3’’ benefit classic car show will be held 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday on the grounds of the Girard Multigenerational Center, 443 Trumbull Ave. Rain date is June 10. Registration is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Trophies will be presented at 3:30 p.m. There will ...

Scouts help mission with clothing collection

VIENNA —Members of Girl Scout Troop 64 of Vienna spent a day collecting clothing items to help those in need serviced by the Warren Family Mission while also earning their Bronze Award. Holly Sala and Melanie Kasiewicz, parents and troop leaders, said the clothing drive will benefit the ...

Service to honor fallen police officers

HONOR FALLEN OFFICERS: The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 12 Frank Spano Chapter in Warren will hold a prayer service and hanging of the wreath 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Police Memorial Marker by the log cabin across from Courthouse Square, Mahoning Avenue, Warren. The event will honor fallen ...

Junior hits court to fight cancer

BRISTOL — Bristol resident Devon Johnson said his grandfather passed away from cancer four years ago and he wanted to do something to help those who are battling cancer. The high school junior who attends Trumbull Career and Technical Center hosted a Dribble for a Cause fundraiser at ...

Noteworthy

The 2017 GFWC Ohio Warren Junior Women’s League’s Annual Golf Classic will be June 16 at Pine Lakes Golf Course in Hubbard to benefit Trumbull County Children’s Services and other local charities. The donation of $85 a person or $340 for a team of four includes 18 holes, a cart, ...

Reunions

ST. MARY 1960: St. Mary’s High School Class of 1960 will meet at 8 p.m. June 7 at the Mocha House in Warren to consider future reunions. All classmates are welcome. WGH 1972: The Warren G. Harding Panthers Class of 1972 will have their 45-year reunion Aug. 12 at the St. Demetrios Community ...

Bazaars

TABLE SALE: The Sahara Club of Youngstown is holding a table sale 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the Community Recovery Center. Featured will be household items, electronics, tools, clothing, jewelry and baked goods. There will be a 50/50 drawing and a basket drawing. For information, contact ...

On Campus

STEEL BRIDGE TEAM WINS: Youngstown State University’s 12-student Steel Bridge Team won the right to compete on the national level when it took first place in the regional Steel Bridge Competition at The Ohio State University. Local students on the team are Miranda DeFuria of Canfield, Leah ...

Clubs & Lodges

TOASTMASTERS TO MEET: The Warren Toastmasters Club will meet 9 to 11 a.m. today at Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic St. NE, Warren. For more information, contact Ken Shellito at 330-373-6113 or email Shellitoke@gmail.com. PWP DANCE: Parents Without Partners, Portage County Chapter 600, ...

Clubs and Lodges 2

WGH HONORS: Warren G. Harding High School senior students named into the National Honor Society are Kai Ayers, Elizabeth Anastasiadis, Marissa Annandono, Bailey Breuer, Riley Brown, Elijah Burch, Dimitri callow, Asia Crabill, Raina Dively, Joe Homa, Nathaniel James, Gabrielle Jones, Kaitlyn ...

Kindergartners help grow Brookfield garden

BROOKFIELD — Just as kindergarten students learned that their parents take care of them and help them grow, they also must help the flower and vegetable seeds they planted at the township administration building to grow as well. More than 80 Brookfield kindergarten students planted more ...