Around town published June 28

County investment meeting Monday

The Washington County Investment Committee will meet in regular session at 9 a.m. Monday in the Assembly Room at 223 Putnam St., Marietta. The purpose of the meeting is to hear the report on Washington County investments, prepared by County Treasurer Dorothy K. Peppel. This meeting is open to the public.

Sewer repairs continue on Lancaster

The Marietta Wastewater Department will be making sanitary sewer repairs at 806 Lancaster St. Monday. Access may be limited at times to allow for equipment and material access. Signs will be posted. Repairs are expected to be completed by Tuesday.

For information: Wastewater Treatment plant, 373-3858.

Fort Frye board will meet Monday

There will be a special meeting of the Fort Frye Local Schools Board of Education at 9 a.m. Monday at Beverly-Center Elementary to vote on creating a fund for the Straight A Grant. The board will also be voting to purchase liability, property, fleet insurance, and violence insurance and to amend the final appropriations for 2014.

Commissioners meeting open to all

The Board of Commissioners of Washington County will meet in special session at 9:15 a.m. Monday in the Assembly Room at 223 Putnam St., Marietta. The purpose of the meeting is to consider a contract for the purchase of natural gas. This meeting is open to the public.

HARP Mission benefit in Caldwell

An open house and yard sale for the HARP Mission will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday at 810 Main St., Caldwell. The HARP Mission is a new nonprofit providing furniture and household items to people in need in Southeast Ohio, along with providing home repairs and other services. Regular hours are 2 to 7 p.m. Mondays and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday.

Warren VFD?ice cream social

The Warren Township Volunteer Fire Department will hold its ice cream social beginning at 4 p.m. Saturday. Dinner of baked steak or chicken will be served from 4 to 7 p.m. There will also be a country store, live auction, hay rides, smoke house, inflatables, raffles and a prince and princess contest.