Neighborhood News

4-H News

May 20, 2018 Lowell Lively Lassies & Lads 4-H Club met on May 20, 2018. The members met at Lowell Elementary School to plant flowers around the bell for their Community Service Project. After planting the flowers they proceeded to St. John's Evangelical Church for the business ...

Campus News

Ohio Northern University Students from Washington County were named to the dean’s list for spring semester 2017-18 at Ohio Northern University. To be eligible for the dean’s list, a student must attain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and be enrolled full time. ¯ Jacob ...

Reunions

Marietta High School Class of 1958 Marietta High School Class of 1958 celebrated its 60th anniversary on June 8, 9 and 10. On Friday, June 8, a Sip and Chat was held at the Quality Inn in their Tasting Room from 6 to 9 p.m. On Saturday, June 9, a luncheon was held at Spagna’s Restaurant ...

WSCC Scholarships

Washington State Community College recognizes 42 area high school seniors who were awarded an institutional scholarship to attend WSCC this fall. Recipients of these scholarships represent more than 20 different high schools from both Ohio and West Virginia. The scholarship awards are worth ...

Warren High School honor roll

Warren High School academic honor rolls for the fourth term of the 2017-2018 school year: Principal roll Grade 9: Matthew Belcher, Shallyn Bradford, Reed Collins, Karlee Duffey, Hallie Northrop, Justin Pate, Haylee Prather, Haley Sloter, Victoria Smith, McCaylee Southall, Kurt Taylor, ...

Farewell tribute held at former Woman’s Home

On Sunday, June 24, The Pink Museum hosted “A Farewell Tribute – Keeping the Memory Alive” for the Woman’s Home. It has been one year since the board of the home announced it was closing after 132 years of service. The Woman’s Home officially opened with its first resident in1885. ...

Belpre honor roll

Belpre High School honor roll for the fourth nine-week grading period: All ‘A’ honor roll Seventh grade: Dowell, Jayden; Dowell, EmmiJenn; Schoelkopf, Jaron; Terry, Derrick; Whitehouse, Wyatt; Wolfe, Arionna. Eighth grade: Bailey, Carson; Caldwell, Paige; Church, Claudia; DeMent, ...

Washington Elementary honor roll

Washington Elementary School honor roll: All A’s Third grade: Lindsay Evans, Griffin Erb, Eli Vessels, Josie Jeffery, Kipplyn McNeal. Fourth grade: Ranger Adair, Haley Bennett, Molly Graham, Riley Harman, Loraine Sorilla, Zoelin Spencer, Kalis Bigley, Trey Hawkins, Drennan Threatt, Jack ...

Noble County Community Foundation

The 2018 Noble County Community Foundation (NCCF) and Interim Health Scholarships were announced at the annual awards assemblies held at Caldwell and Shenandoah high schools this spring. ¯ Olivia King, a 2017 Caldwell graduate received a $1000 NCCF Scholarship. Olivia is attending Muskingum ...

Newport Elementary honor roll

Newport Elementary honor roll: Merit roll (3.0-3.49) Fourth grade: Laney Brookover, Wyatt Fickiesen, Braxton Powell. Fifth grade: Jayden Little. Sixth grade: Drake McCutcheon, Maddox West. Honor roll (3.5-3.99) Fourth grade: Keeley Barrows, Braylee Buck, Rachel Carpenter, London ...

Summer reading continues at the Beverly Library

On July 5 at 1 p.m., the Beverly Library will be hosting a program on Foxes in Folklore at the Waterford Township Community Building in Beverly. This event is part of the library’s Summer Reading Program. Foxes in Folklore will be presented by Iron Wolves of Gallaway, Ohio. Rachel Lauren ...

Belpre Homecoming Buddy Bass Tournament and Kid’s Fishing Derby

Presented by Frontier Bassmasters along with Belpre Area Chamber of Commerce during the 86th Belpre Homecoming and sponsored by Polymer Services of Ohio, LLC, Buddy bass Tournament will be held on Aug. 4, offering $2,500 in guaranteed cash prizes. “Big Bass 1” prize is provided by ...

Applications are now being accepted for Head Start

Washington-Morgan Community Action is accepting application for their Head Start program for 2018-2019 school year. Head Start, a federally funded free preschool program, is a comprehensive development program that focuses on education, nutrition, health, and social development of young ...

Muskingum River Sweep collects 25 bags of trash

Friends of Lower Muskingum River (FLMR) hosted a Muskingum River Sweep on June 16 on its land trust property at Devol’s Dam. Twelve volunteers gathered 25 large garbage bags of trash from three major piles of debris along the Muskingum River from 9 a.m. to noon. Afterwards, volunteers ...

MHS Class of 1978 40th reunion in October

Marietta High School’s Class of 1978 invites classmates to mark their calendars for the 40th class reunion. The reunion will take place on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, at the Marietta Country Club. There will be a buffet dinner, band, and cash bar. Any information about you or classmates can ...

Coronations at Salem Township VFD ice cream social

Salem Township Volunteer Fire Department held its ice cream social on June 2 at Salem-Liberty Elementary School. Fire and Queen Coronation was held and the 2018 titles are held by the following: Fire Queen: Shania Hardie, 18, of Whipple, daughter of Roger and Samantha Hardie. Junior Fire ...

Waterford High School Class of 1958 celebrates 60th anniversary

Waterford High School Class of 1958 celebrated its 60th anniversary at Wainwrights Cabin in Waterford on Friday, May 25, with a dinner prepared and served by Katie Tucker. The evening was spent socializing and looking at albums from previous years of Barbara Ornclaff Richardson. There were ...

Washington-Morgan Community Action gets grant to help homeless vets

Washington-Morgan Community Action was awarded a grant from the Veterans Administration for the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program to serve homeless veterans for 2017-2018. The Supportive Services Program can assist eligible veterans in 11 counties in southeast Ohio. The ...

Honor rolls

West Virginia U. at Parkersburg West Virginia University at Parkersburg announces its President’s and Dean’s scholars for the spring 2018 semester. President’s Scholars Students on the President’s List maintained a 4.0 grade point average while earning 12 or more hours of ...

Civil War Roundtable Fall Origins of Freedom Field Trip

The Civil War Round Table of the Mid-Ohio Valley in association with the Blennerhassett Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will host a fall 2018 Origins of Freedom Field Trip that will feature several important Revolutionary and Civil War sites in Virginia. The field trip will ...