Fair board to hold special meeting
The Washington County Fair Board will hold a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the fair board office. The Jan. 9 meeting has been canceled and rescheduled for 7 p.m. Jan. 16 at the fair board office.
Newport trustees to hold meeting
The Newport Township Board of Trustees will hold its 2012 year-end meeting, organizational meeting and regular meeting for January at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Newport Fire Department building.
County LEPC to meet Jan. 8
The Washington County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) will meet at 1 p.m. Jan. 8 in the Emergency Operations Center, 204 Davis Ave., Suite C, Marietta. The meeting is open to the public.
Tunnel church offers a free meal Jan. 9
A free community meal will be offered at Tunnel United Methodist Church from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Jan. 9. The church is at Ohio 550 and Coffman Road.
Board of Elections to meet on Jan. 8
The Washington County Board of Elections will be holding its regular monthly meeting at 8:30 a.m. Jan. 8.
- For information: 374-6828.
Dinner, dance to benefit grade school
A spaghetti dinner and square dance fundraiser to benefit the St. John Central Grade School will be at the Knights of Columbus hall in Churchtown Jan. 18. The dinner will be from 6 to 7 p.m. with the square dance from 7 to 10 p.m. There will be drawings to win cash, including a grand prize of $2,500, beginning at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25. Children 12 and under are free with an adult ticket purchase. Student admission for those ages 13 to 18 is $5 at the door. To purchase a ticket for the event, call 896-2697.
Masonic lodge to host luncheon
The Beverly Masonic Lodge will hold a soup luncheon from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 12. There will be four kinds of soup, sandwiches and dessert. Donations will be accepted. Carryout and delivery is available by calling 984-2826.
Beverly church offers free lunch
The Beverly United Methodist Church will sponsor a free community lunch on the last Saturday of each month.
The first meal is 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Jan. 25. The menu is soup, sandwich, dessert and beverage.
The church at 700 Park St. is handicapped accessible. All are welcome. No reservations required.
- For information: 984-2100.