Sworn to serve: Newly elected officers and the board of directors of the Rotary Club of Austintown were sworn in by Rotarian Chuck Baker at the July 11 meeting. In the front row, from left to right, are Deanna Spirko, president; Hillary Prestridge, secretary; Vince Colaluca, vocational service; Jennifer Connolly, international; and Mark Cole, club service. In the back row are Ron Carroll, vice president; Brian Frederick, treasurer; and Dave Buttar, community service.
Added: Mon, July 11, 2011
Ohio’s Grand Chapter and its officers of District 2 Order of the Eastern Star were honored recently by the Association of Chapters at Enzo’s in Warren. From left to right are Warren Mayor Michael O’Brien, Worthy Grand Patron Trevor Sproul, Worthy Grand Matron Sue Kerns, Mayor-elect Doug Franklin and hostess Holly Robinson, president of the association of chapters.
Added: Tue, July 19, 2011
Not forgotten: During the Fourth of July weekend, Columbiana County Recorder Craig Brown met with local war veteran Jonas Murray. Murray is one of the area’s last Korean War veterans. He served in the 43rd Infantry and graduated from the Advanced Medical Leaders Academy. From left are Scott Vankirk, Murray’s grandson; Murray; his wife, Barbara; Elizabeth Horner, his stepdaughter; and Brown.