Lowell Depoy added his name to a long list of folks who have been recognized for their work in the community when he was named the Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s 2011 Citizen of the Year at the chamber’s annual dinner at Southern Hills Church last Saturday.
Six arrested in connection with burglary at Growby’s RTO
Six people were arrested last week after their alleged involvement in breaking into and stealing merchandise from the Growby’s RTO, which is located next to Family Video in Washington Square shopping center.
Washington was one of five counties targeted in burglary rings
A press conference was held Wednesday, Oct. 26 at the Harrison County Sheriff’s department announcing the end of a burglary investigation that has led to the arrest of three individuals and the search for another.
While many Salem families are busy with holiday activities, a group of local volunteers is focused on filling empty shoe boxes with school supplies, toys, hygiene items and notes of encouragement for needy kids overseas. Salem families are participating in the world’s largest Christmas project of its kind—Operation Christmas Child—an effort that has hand-delivered 86 million gifts to kids worldwide since 1993.