Little Muskingum Grange says thanks for support

Little Muskingum Grange #2621 thanks the sponsors of their July Annual Pull. The grange, founded in 1867, is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, fraternal organization that advocates for rural Americal and agriculture. The grange has a strong history in grassroots activism, family values and community service.

Community projects for the Little Muskingum Grange include maintenance of the historical German Lutheran Church at Sitka which is open each year for the Fall Foliage Tour and Christmas caroling. The grange held clean-ups on State Route 26, donated to the Little Muskingum Fire Dept., cooked and served the Salem Liberty Alumni Banquet, donated for fundraiser for the Salem Liberty School, helped serve food for Ewing’s Special Olympics members at 4-H Camp Hervida, mailed coupons to the military, donated label and box tops for education to a local school, collected pop tabs for supplies for the school for the deaf, collected empty medicin bottles for reuse in third world countries.

Please support our sponsors: Apex Feed and Supply, True Value Hardware, Marietta; Beverly Feed & Equipment, Inc., Baker & Sons Equipment Co., Lewisville; Biehl-Hawn Insurance Agency, Marietta; Bill Kidd’s Barber Service, Lower Salem; Vic and Penny Borkoski, Broughton’s Food Co., Marietta; The Citizens Bank Co., Beverly, Barlow, Belpre and Marietta; Coplin Health Systems with Behavioral Health Services, Camden Ave., Parkersburg; Coplin Health Systems Pediatrics now with Behavioral Health Services, Emerson Ave., Parkersburg; Dietz, Futrell & Walters Insurance Inc., Beverly and Marietta; Frontier Local Economic Development, Don Furler Excavating & Backhoe, Marietta; Larry Furler Brush Hogging, Marietta; Haas Septic & Portable Toilets, Lowell; Hadley’s Funeral Home, Marietta and New Matamoras; Haessly Hardwood Lumber Co., Marietta; Heritage Country Store, Marietta; Holy Smoke Event Center and Cowboy Concessions, Whipple; John’s Excavating & Trucking, Lower Salem; Rowland Motors, J.D. Byrider, Denny Lang Excavating, Whipple and Lower Salem; Gary and Cora Marshall, McClure-Shafer-Langford Funeral Home, Marietta and McConnelsville; Par Mar Store 33 and Subway, State Route 821; Peoples Bank, Lower Salem, New Matamoras and Newport; River City Tire and Service Center, Newport Pike; Skinner’s Firestone, Beverly; Trademark Solutions, State Route 821; Vadakin Inc., Marietta; Washington Electric Cooperative, Inc., Washington-Morgan Community Action and Wrangler Bar & Grill, Whipple.

The Little Muskingum Grange meets on the third Monday of each month at the grange hall on State Route 26. Look for the yellow and blue sign! Come and enjoy a potluck meal and good fellowship at 6:30 p.m. For information, call 740-585-2547.

Janet Kidd, treasurer

Little Muskingum Grange #2621