Neighborhood News

Barlow fair junior fair results

Junior Fair Results:4-H Booth ContestJudges: Ruth Daily and Amber Peck1st - Honeysuckle Hills2nd - Decatur BuckeyesRabbit DepartmentSponsors: Richard Gessel Trucking, Williamstown Animal Hospital, Cisler RacingJudges: Joe and Stacy MartinRabbit Showmanship Intermediate Division1st - Isaac Peck, ...

School Menus

Week of Oct. 6 to 10Caldwell HighMonday: Chicken patty on bun, baked beans, peaches, milk.Tuesday: Macaroni and cheese, breadstick, yogurt, green beans, pears, milk.Wednesday: Mini corn dogs, fries, mandarin oranges, milk.Thursday: Sloppy joes scoops, carrots, applesauce, milk.Friday: Pizza, ...

O’Neill Center schedule

Upcoming events and activities at the O'Neill Center at 333 Fourth St., Marietta. To register for classes call 373-3914. Massage Appointments: first, second and third Friday each month; call for appointment times and reservations. Zumba Classes: 5:45 to 6:45 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday; $25 for ...

National Wildlife Refuge Week commemorated locally

National Wildlife Refuge Week is from Oct. 11 to 19, and it's the perfect time to explore why the Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge is a great place to visit! You can take a walk or paddle through the refuge and observe the fall foliage and waterfowl migration. You can enjoy a ...

Marietta Historic Kitchen Tour planned

Marietta's Historic Kitchen Tour, sponsored by The Betsey Mills Club, will be held Sunday, Oct. 5 from 3 to 6 p.m. Stops on the tour will include the homes of Katie McGlynn at 511 Tupper Street, Gerald and Marty Moore at 508 Third Street, Theresa and Wes Nida at 419 Fifth Street, and Ann and ...

Marietta High School celebrates Homecoming Week

Marietta High School celebrates Spirit Week from Sept. 29 to Oct. 3, with activities scheduled all week. Spirit Days include Decade Day, Nerd v. Jock Day, Jorts and Flannel Day, Class Color Day, and White Out Day. On Tuesday, Sept. 30, MHS girls participated in the annual girls' football game. ...

MC music department kicks off its 2014-15 season Oct. 8

The Edward E. MacTaggart Department of Music will be providing the College and community with a bit of culture and amusement as its 2014-15 concert season gets underway this fall.The first Applied Student Recital will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 8. These events give some of the college's applied ...

MOV’n Dragons compete

Marietta's own Dragon Boat team - The MOV'n Dragons - was off to another Dragon Boat Festival. It was held Sept. 20 in Cleveland. Twenty-two members of the team went to the eighth annual Cleveland Dragon Boat Festival with their paddles, life jackets and lots of anticipation.The MOV'n Dragons ...

Belpre Chamber Dinner

The 77th Belpre Area Chamber of Commerce annual dinner, in which they celebrate the year in business and recognize those celebrating milestone events plus those making contributions to the community and local business climate, will be held at St. Ambrose Catholic Church, 5080 School House Road, ...

Debate night Tuesday

League of Women Voters Debate Night 2014 will be from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday at the McDonough Auditorium on Marietta College campus. There will be four debates - Washington County Commissioners, Ohio House District 94 and 95 and US House Ohio District 6. The event is free and open to the public.

St. Mary students awarded scholarships

Colleen Riley and Jon Sewell were awarded the 2014 St. Mary (Marietta) Irish Booster scholarship. Each student will receive $500 to use toward their current education expenses. Scholarships are awarded based primarily on character and a written essay. All applicants must be a graduate of St ...

Oil, gas symposium Oct. 16

Marietta College, along with Brouse McDowell, will be hosting an oil and gas symposium from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, at the Alma McDonough auditorium. Goals of the program:- Introduce the College's Land & Energy Management program- Offer "state of the industry" panel discussion to ...

Waterford Grange 231 visits schools

Members of Waterford Grange #231 recently visited Waterford Elementary and High schools to present "Welcome Back" goody bags to all teachers and staff. The bags contain items needed during the school year as well as snacks. At the elementary school they also presented each third grade student ...

Washington County Fair Sale results

Washington County Fair General Sale information:- Market Beef total sale $74,150.00, average price per pound $2.83- Dairy Feeder Steers total sale $55,275.00, average price per pound $2.68- Market Lambs total sale $60,435.00 average price per head $719.46- Rabbits sale total $8,175.00, average ...

Remember Me memorial arch, benches unveiled at Barlow walking track

A special dedication was held last spring for the "Remember Me" Memorial Arch which stands at the entrance of the Barlow walking track. Two hundred guests were present to hear the 150 honorees whose names were engraved on the columns of the arch. The American Legion from Beverly presented the ...

School Menus

Week of Sept. 29 to Oct. 3Caldwell HighMonday: Chicken strips, mashed potatoes, gravy, roll, peaches, milk.Tuesday: Taco in a bag, cheese/lettuce, salsa, refried beans, fruit, milk.Condiments are available upon request.Caldwell ElementaryMonday: Corn dog on stick, lettuce with ranch, peaches, ...

Washington County Fair flower show results

The four Ohio Association of Garden Club affiliated clubs united to present the Washington County Fair Flower show. This year's theme was "Marietta in Bloom" and was held Aug. 30 to Sept. 2 in the floral hall at the fairgrounds. Nearly 40 open class and 11 junior exhibitors from Ohio and West ...

WSCC welcomes new Americorps college guides

This fall semester, Washington State Community College welcomed several new AmeriCorps college guides to assist in different divisions on campus and recently celebrated their 20th anniversary."This is the fifth year that the AmeriCorps College Guides have served on WSCC's campus. These recent ...

WCCC Diesel Truck Mechanics students vie for toolbox prize

The incentive to earn good grades, have good attendance, show a great work ethic, and learn excellent interview skills is what the Career Center's Diesel Truck Mechanics Instructor, Shayne Garner, has been giving his students since 2009.Kendrick Hendrix, a Warren senior in the Diesel Truck ...