Johnson will host Common Core themed town hall
Congressman Bill Johnson, R-Ohio, will host a Common Core and education themed town hall from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday in Room 602 of the Washington County Career Center. After giving opening remarks, Johnson will take questions related to the new Common Core State Standards Initiative from constituents in attendance.
Local VFD will hold chicken/ham dinner
The Little Muskingum Volunteer Fire Department will hold a chicken/ham dinner starting at noon Sunday at the station, 15015 State Route 26, Marietta.
Dinner with a Doc Monday at O'Neill
The O'Neill Center will hold Dinner with a Doc at 5:30 p.m. Monday with Dr. William Cline. He will discuss symptoms to look for, risk factors and other important colon health facts. This free dinner, sponsored by Medi home health and hospice and Marietta Care & Rehabilitation Center, will be held with a limited number of seats available and reservations are required.
- For information: 373-3914.
Benefit gospel sing at community center
A benefit gospel sing, potluck and Chinese auction will be held at 5 p.m. Aug. 10 at the Cutler Community Center. All proceeds will go to Irvin Mayle who recently underwent open heart surgery.
- For information or donations: Jeff Mayle, 551-9457.
Ice cream social planned in Beverly
An ice cream social will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 11 in Dodge Park in Beverly. There will be sloppy joes, brats, hamburgers, hot dogs, pie, ice cream, tea and lemonade, along with DJ Jim Davis of Huntington, W.Va., clowns, face painting and balloons. Proceeds go to the Special Olympics and Beverly Masonic Foundation. In the event of bad weather, the social will move to the Beverly Masonic Lodge.
Barlow VFD?will hold annual social Aug. 10
The Barlow Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual ice cream social from 4 to 8 p.m. Aug. 10. There will be BBQ chicken dinners, hot dogs, desserts and ice cream, along with children's games, a silent auction, country store, many prizes, Med Flight and AirEvac and more.
From local reports