Sheffield Area News in Brief

Sheffield United

Methodist Church

The Sheffield United Methodist Church will be holding its annual bake sale and garage sale on Saturday, June 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church.

Barnes United

Methodist Church

Once again is time for the Barnes UM Church to host its annual Strawberry Festival on Thursday, June 20 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. The cost is a simple donation. Strawberry shortcake on homemade biscuits, coffee or Kool-Aid. Bring a friend or neighbor and join us in bringing in the traditional beginning of the summer season. We are located about two miles south of Sheffield on Route 666.

Sheffield Area Middle

Senior High School

The National Honor Society held its inductees ceremony prior to the end of the school year.

The individuals are as follows: Hanna Fitch, Victoria Isenberg, Jenna Meddock, Douglas Grubbs III, Jillian Burton, Adam Higby, Morgan Hoffman, Harlee Johnson, Morgan Leichtenberger, Rachel Maines, Kennedy McNeal, Marlea Sprandle, James Vile, Cheyanne Wills. NJHS New Inductees 2013 were as follows: Matthew Dunham, Roger Dunham, Justin Eckstrom, Agatha Fadale, Alexia Lyon and Douglas Vanhart.

Sheffield Rotary

The Sheffield Rotary Annual Golf Scramble was held on Saturday, June 1 at Kane Country Club with 19 golfers taking part.

The winners are as follows: 1- Jim McMillen, Wiertel, Sleeman and Olsen with a score of 56, 2- Dave Paul, Papalia, Menteer, and Zilkovski with a score of 59: 3- Jim Borst, Debbie Borst, Anderson and Anderson, with a score of 60.

The following were hole sponsors: Andrea’s Hillside Lounge & Restaurant, Borden-Lloyd Funeral Home, Cochran & Zandi Lumber, LLC, D & I Silica, LLC, D & S Energy Corp, D & S Resources, Drake Manufacturing, Dunkles Garage, LLC, E & M Engineers and Surveyors PC, Ed Shults of Warren, Inc., Fitch Disposal, Inc., James E. Borst & Associates, Inc., Johnson Tire Services, Inc., Kane Community Hospital, Northwest Savings Bank-Sheffield Office, Penna General Energy, Co., LLC, Presents & Posies, Sheffield Container, Sheffield Timber Services, LLC, Sheffield Township Supervisors, Sheffield VFW Ladies Aux. Post 8755, Simo’s Welding, Walt Elmquist, Zook Motors and prize donors were R.E. Baker & Sons and United Refinery.

Ruth M. Smith Center

Day Care/Preschool

The preschoolers recently graduated from the Ruth M. Smith Center Day Care at a graduation ceremony at the Sheffield Lions Club. The Bubble Gum Machine performed for the kids and their families and teachers.

Sheffield Hospitality


Mondays lunch features chicken patty and tater tot casserole, veg. and cookies for dessert. Thursday rigatoni, tossed salad with pistachio with fruit for dessert. Friday’s buffet will feature chili and cornbread with pie for dessert.

Give 24 hour notice for reservations, lunches are $3 for those over 60 years and $4 for 60 and under.

Mystery lunch is scheduled for Tuesday with bus pick-up starting at 11 a.m.; sign up now to have a good time with friends ‘somewhere’ in Warren County.

Get your shoes on and ready to compete in the Senior Games at Betts Park in Warren. The bus will pick you up at 8 a.m. for a day of fun and games, lunch is included for $2 if you do not want to play games just come for lunch, call for your reservation 968-5667.


Join us for a nice day trip to Pittsburgh aboard the motor coach for a luncheon cruise on the Gateway Clipper with entertainment of the Patsy Cline era. Later try your luck at the ‘Rivers Casino’ before your drive home with lots of memories to share with friends. We will be taking two buses so there will be room to spread out for your comfort.

We have more trips to share with everyone stop in and get a brochure, and let us know where you would like to visit.

Sheffield Municipal


Due to the 4th of July holiday, the board of directors of the Sheffield Municipal Authority will meet on Thursday, July 11, at 7 p.m. in the authority office at 20 Leather St.

Sheffield Township


Sheffield Township Playground program is in full swing Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Kristie Steffan and Lisa O’Donish have been busy preparing for a weekly theme at Memorial Park. Kids can come down with or without their parents to fill out a registration form


This Sunday, June 16 is Father’s Day and the Frosty Chalet will be having a cruise-in Goldwings Road Riders Association and the co carts. Everybody is welcome and bring your dads.

Sheffield VFW

Lamonte Silvis recently presented the Sheffield VFW with a flag that flew over Camp Phoenix in Afghanistan. Silvis works for a security unit and was recently working in Afghanistan.

Coming Events

Today Sheffield Yard Sale Days

June 20 Barnes United Methodist Church Strawberry Festival 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

June 22 Sheffield UMC Bake Sale and Garage Sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

June 22 Sheffield Township Spring Clean up at the High School

June 23 Youth Jake Field Day at the Sheffield Rod & Gun

June 29 Clarendon Days

July 8-12 Community Vacations Bible at Sheffield UMC 6 to 8 p.m. “Super Heroes from the Bible”

July 17-20 Sheffield Fireman’s Festival

July 19-20 Sheffield Alumni Weekend

July 26 Sheffield Senior Center trip to Pittsburgh on the Gateway Clipper

Sept 15-21 Sheffield Senior Center trip to Branson

Oct 11-13 Eighth Annual Johnny Appleseed Festival

Oct 19 SVFD Fall Auction doors open at noon

Dec 14 SVFD Christmas Auction doors open at noon


Nov 1-8 Sheffield Senior Center trip to Hawaii