Sandra Emmons of Youngstown shows a photo with members of her family wearing a T-shirt made to get the word out about Support Our Soldiers, a care-package program she started in May after her son was deployed to Afghanistan. Since then, she has sent more than 20 packages to her son, Army Pvt. Michael Bayless, and other military personnel.
Matt McComber, operations manager at the Ohio Commerce Center in Lordstown for the company Savage, stands
on some of the new train tracks that have been installed at the center.
Victoria Allen, president of ICU Block Watch, and the Rev. Greg Maturi, pastor of St. Dominic Church in Youngstown, show some of the candy being collected for distribution at the Neighborhood Harvest. The event is planned from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday in the gated lot at the corner of Cottage Grove and Auburndale Avenue in Youngstown.
Boardman native Joe Sylvester set a monster truck jumping record with a jump of 237 feet over Labor Day weekend in Columbus, Pa.
Howland’s Christian Carr hits the ball back over the net during Monday night’s game against Twinsburg at Stow High School. The Tigers lost in three sets.
Fitch’s Sydney Greenwood bumps the ball over the net during Monday night’s game against Warren Harding at Stow High School. The Falcons won in four games.
North Elementary School teacher Mary Hernon explains the Ohio law on reading guidelines. She helped push for a reading grant from the state, which the district won.