The Salem Township Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual ice cream social beginning at 4 p.m., Saturday, at the Salem-Liberty School on Ohio 821 in Lower Salem.
A baked steak or chicken dinner will be served. Other events will include games, a money raffle, bingo, country store and karaoke in memory of Darrell Barnes ("Big D").
The coronation of the Fire Queen, Junior Fire Queen, Little Miss Flame and Little Fire Chief will be held at 7:30 p.m.
Lacy Ludwig, 6, of Lower Salem, Little Miss Flame candidate, is the daughter of Heather Brightbill. She is the granddaughter of David Brightbill. She enjoys reading, math, basketball, bike riding, swimming and playing with friends. She attends Salem-Liberty Elementary School.
Katlynn Ross, 7, of Lower Salem, Little Miss Flame candidate, is the daughter of Celenia and Brad Tennant. She is the granddaughter of Kim Schaum, Earnest Hulsey, Diane Hulsey Dallas, Nancy Riggs, Joyce Tennant, and Keith and Rhonda Tennant. She enjoys gymnastics, swimming, dance, and basketball. She attends Salem-Liberty Elementary School.
Preston Wriston, 7, of Lower Salem, Little Fire Chief candidate, is the son of Sarah (Charles Satterfield) and Josh Campbell. He is the grandson of Bonnie Grinnell, Linda DeLancey, and Kenneth Wriston Sr. He enjoys fishing, basketball, video games, bike riding, watching movies and spending time with his Nana. He attends Salem-Liberty Elementary School.
Riley Dunbarger, 6, of Whipple, Little Miss Flame candidate, is the daughter of Chris and Amanda Dunbarger. She is the granddaughter of Steve and Debbie Tornes, Penny Anderson, Delmar Hesson, and Rick and Diane Dunbarger. She enjoys dance, Cloverbuds 4-H, T-ball, gardening, and being outdoors. She attends Salem-Liberty Elementary School.
Chelsey Schott, 18, of Whipple, daughter of Dale and Carylon Schott, will be reigning again as Fire Queen for 2014-2015. She is a 2014 graduate of Fort Frye High School.
Stacy Gage, 13, of Whipple, daughter of Jonathon and Jessica Barnes, will be reigning again as Junior Fire Queen for 2014-2015. She attends Fort Frye High School.
Candidates for Little Miss Flame are Riley Dunbarger, Lacy Ludwig, and Katlynn Ross. Candidate for Little Fire Chief is Preston Wriston.