Area teen chosen as state finalist
Chelsie Kindsvatter, 16-year-old daughter of Heather and Steven Lucas of Wintersville, has been chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss Ohio Pageant to be held July 29-30 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Columbus.
The pageant is held for girls age 16-18.
The winner of the pageant will receive a $1,000 cash award, the official crown and banner, a bouquet of roses and air transportation to compete in the national pageant at Disneyland in California. Pageants are held for girls age 4 to 18 in five age groups.
Each year the pageant awards thousands in scholarship and prizes to recognize and assist in the development of young women nationwide. The pageant program is based on inner beauty, poise and presentation.
Kindsvatter's activities include Key Club, competitive and school football cheering and volunteer work at Trinity Health System. She was in charge of running Coats for Kids at Indian Creek Junior High School and has been a participant in Relay for Life and the Buddy Walk.
for Warren reunion
Warren Consolidated High School's Class of 1962 will be holding its 50-year reunion on Aug. 18 at the VFW in Yorkville.
Reservations are due by June 30.
For information, classmates can contact Gerry Lovell at (740) 859-2244 or Barbara Toland Beveridge at (330) 679-0223.
Auxiliary members planning picnic
The Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary held its monthly meeting at the Ponderosa Golf Course Restaurant June 5, with President Delores Bengier calling the meeting to order.
Reports were given by Mary Longhi, secretary, and Sondra Pennacchio, treasurer and social chair, who noted the annual auxiliary picnic would be held at 5 p.m. July 5 at the Knights' Hall.
The auxiliary will provide chicken and coffee, and members may bring beverages. Members also were asked to bring a covered dish.
Longhi won the 50-50 drawing.
Mary Rose Spano and Jeanette LaRosa will be August hostesses.
Book character Llama Llama is a part of the
summer reading club.
The following programs have been announced by the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County:
Prima Donna Red
The Prima Donna Red Hats met at the home of Vera Evans in Brilliant for a luncheon meeting.
Evans gave a reading entitled "I'm Fine, How Are You?"
Tillie Lowell and Sophie Sanders won prizes.
The July meeting will be held at Eat 'n Park in Steubenville with Andrea Simpson as hostess.