VFW post cited
NEWTON FALLS -- Newton Falls VFW Post 3332 at 433 Arlington Road, has been cited by the Ohio Investigative Unit on four counts of allowing gambling and one count of sale of beer to a nonmember.
The case goes to the Ohio Liquor Control Commission in Columbus. Possible penalties are a fine, alcohol permit suspension and permit revocation.
OIU enforces liquor, tobacco and food stamp laws.
Cycle display extended
WARREN -- Citing overwhelming response, the National Packard Museum has extended the display of Clark Gable's "Knucklehead" Harley-Davidson motorcycle.
The vintage cycle will be on display through Sunday at the museum, 1899 Mahoning Ave., as part of the "Thunder of the Road" exhibit that runs through April 20.
Free computer classes
NILES -- The McKinley Memorial Library is offering free computer classes for adults through February.
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2000 will be offered today, Jan. 29, Feb. 12 and Feb. 16. Each class starts at 10 a.m.
Introduction to the Internet will be at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 24 and Feb. 7, at 10 a.m. Jan. 26 and at 1 p.m. Feb. 16.
Intermediate Internet will be at 1 p.m. Jan. 26 and at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 28.
Call (330) 652-1704, extension 212, to register.
School board meeting
McDONALD -- The board of education will meet in special session at 6 p.m. Thursday in the high school library to accept bids for construction of a $7.5 million elementary building.
The school, to be paid for with an Ohio School Facility Commission grant and a 2-mill local bond issue, will be built on property off Seventh Street behind the high school building and stadium.
Career center post
CHAMPION -- The governing board of the Trumbull Career and Technical Center has hired Wayne McClain as interim superintendent to replace Dianne Kenzie, who retired at the end of December.
McClain, an associate superintendent at Trumbull County Educational Services Center since 1995, spent more than 17 years as superintendent of Maplewood schools.
TCTC will pay the educational service center $415 a day for his services during the next five months, said Gary Ghizzoni, TCTC treasurer.
The board appointed Patricia Hura interim superintendent, but she was hired as superintendent of Columbiana School District.
WARREN -- The League of Women Voters of Trumbull County will have its annual legislative brunch at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 26 in the Hippodrome on High Street.
Trumbull County commissioners, mayors and state lawmakers will be on hand to discuss their concerns in a relaxed atmosphere.
Cost is $10.
Call Velia Baba at (330) 638-1876 or Fran Wilson at (330) 545-2023 to register.
VIENNA -- The Mathews Board of Education will meet in executive session at 7 p.m. Wednesday to evaluate the district treasurer. The meeting will be in the board offices, 4434-B Warren-Sharon Road.
Joseph Badger board
KINSMAN -- Joseph Badger Board of Education members have elected Kimberly Bonar president and Joseph Logan vice president.
Regular meetings this year will be at 7 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at the high school.
Dancers raise money
YOUNGSTOWN -- Local square dancers participated in the 10th Annual Charity Dance at Berea High School to raise money for Berea Children's Home.
The 243 Northeast Ohio dancers included Bob and Judy Cadman of Mineral Ridge. The dancers raised $4,279 -- the largest total to date.