Pierpont Presbyterian Church Deacons start up their free monthly luncheons

by Lauren Locke

PIERPONT – The fresh aroma of home-cooked soup on the stove radiated all the way from the kitchen to the back door of the basement on Thursday, Sept. 19, as deacons drew in the public to their first free third Thursday of the month luncheon of the season at Pierpont Presbyterian Church.(From Oct. 4 edition).

Pymatuning Valley first graders celebrate Johnny Appleseed’s birthday

by Lauren Locke

ANDOVER – As though welcoming in the season of fall, the smell of fresh Galas permeated throughout the first-grade wing of Pymatuning Valley Primary School on Thursday, Sept. 26, as homemade applesauce cooked in crockpots in celebration of Johnny Appleseed’s birthday that day.(From Oct. 4 edition).

Local business owners get ready for a Fall Country Road Market in Linesville

by Lauren Locke

 LINESVILLE – If you had the chance to stop at Country Road Market as offered by Farmhouse Supply and Shade Vintage Home at the end of July in Linesville or sadly missed it, you may be excited to hear that business owners Megan Brokman and Kristen Jorg will be offering one once again next month for the public.(From Sept. 27 edition).

Roaming Shores STARS Club holds inaugural rib cook-off competition

by Lauren Locke

ROAMING SHORES – In hopes of providing a fun community event, while also raising funds for their organization, Roaming Shores Social Times at Roaming Shores (STARS) club offered an inaugural rib-cook off competition on Saturday, Sept. 14, at the clubhouse.(From Sept. 27 edition).

Andover United Methodist Church Women’s ‘Soup’s On’ slated for October

by Lauren Locke

ANDOVER – If you have a taste for home-cooked soup, you’ll be eager to know that Andover United Methodist Women’s Group “Soup’s On” ministry will soon be starting up again from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. or until sold out on Wednesday, Oct. 9, within Andover UMC Church Fellowship Hall.(From Sept. 27 edition).

Pymatuning State Park Jamestown preps for this year’s Spooktackular event

by Lauren Locke

JAMESTOWN – If you’re looking for a way to partake in the fall season this year, you may want to check out Pymatuning State Park’s Fall Spooktacular event scheduled for Friday, Oct. 4, and Saturday, Oct. 5, as well as Friday, Oct. 11, and Saturday, Oct. 12, in Jamestown.(From Sept. 27 edition).

Pymatuning Lake Waterfowl & Fishing Outdoor Expo slated for Sept. 21

by Richard Slusher

LINESVILLE, PA – If you or someone you know is an advocate of all things outdoors such as hunting, fishing, and boating, then you’re in for a treat as the Pymatuning Lake Waterfowl & Fishing Outdoor Expo is coming to Linesville on Saturday, Sept. 21, at 8 a.m.

Pymatuning Area Chamber of Commerce discusses decorations and future events

by Lauren Locke

 ANDOVER – Decisions about whether they want to put up flower baskets with their flags next year was one of the main topics covered on Wednesday, Sept. 11, during Pymatuning Area Chamber of Commerce’s monthly meeting at Andover Public Library that morning.(From Sept. 20 edition).

PV Primary School provides annual Reading Palooza carnival

by Lauren Locke


ANDOVER – While summer vacation has long since come to a close, that didn’t stop elementary-age students and their families from getting a chance to enjoy a little bit of outdoor fun through PV Primary School’s annual Reading Palooza rewards carnival on Thursday, Sept. 12, in Andover.(From Sept. 20 edition).