Around town published Jan. 5

Fort Frye board will meet on Thursday

The Fort Frye Local Board of Education will hold its organizational meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday at Beverly-Center Elementary School, 510 5th St., Beverly. The board’s January regular meeting will follow immediately after the conclusion of the organizational meeting.

Soup, sandwich meal in Palmer

A public soup and sandwich meal will be served at the Palmer Community Building on Ohio 676 from 4 to 7 p.m. Jan. 26. A variety of soups, sandwiches and desserts will be available for a freewill donation. The event, sponsored by the Palmer United Methodist Church, will benefit the newly installed township fire hydrant as well as Community Building upkeep.

For information: 749-3223.

Beverly Eagles plan steak fry Jan. 12

The Beverly Eagles will hold a steak fry at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 12. The cost is $10. For carry out, call 984-4733.

Dog park seeking thoughts from public

Marietta Community Dog Park volunteers are asking for feedback and ideas from the community. An informational meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Lookout Park Community Center, 801 Lancaster St., Marietta. Volunteers are being sought for a working advisory board as well as people who can give an hour or two of their time on occasion. Questions can be submitted to

For information: Teresa, 350-6249.

Warren board will meet on Jan. 14

The organizational meeting of the Warren Local Board of Education will be held at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 14 at the administration building in Vincent. The board’s January regular meeting will follow immediately after.

Masonic lodge plans luncheon in Beverly

The Beverly Masonic Lodge will hold a soup luncheon from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 13 with four kinds of soup, sandwiches and dessert. Donations will be accepted. Carry-out and delivery is available by calling 984-2826.

From local report