Marietta school board meets today
The Marietta City Schools Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 2 p.m. today at the Board of Education Office, 111 Academy Drive. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss potential revisions to board policies and regulations and any other business the board deems necessary to transact.
Gospel concert Thursday in Barlow
A gospel concert will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Barlow Fairgrounds gazebo amphitheater to help the family of Danielle Church with funeral expenses. Church was killed in an ATV accident. The concert will be hosted by Spiritual Road and will feature gospel artists donating their time and proceeds from any CD sales. The Barlow Fair Board if donating facilities. Local Boy Scouts will serve beans and cornbread and other food will be available.
Smorgasbord dinner at Wesley Twp. VFD
The Wesley Township Volunteer Fire Department's women's auxiliary will hold its Mother's Day smorgasbord dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Bartlett fire house. The cost will be $8 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under. The menu will include turkey, ham and chicken and noodles.
Sternwheel 5K run/walk May 24
The Ohio River Sternwheel Festival 5K Run and Walk will be held at 8 a.m. May 24 in East Muskingum Park in Marietta. The pre-registration fee is $15 and must be postmarked by May 16. After May 16, the fee will be $20. Proceeds will benefit this year's festival. Registration forms are available at ohioriversternwheelfestival.org/5k_run
Relay For Life karaoke at VFW
The Thompson Family Relay For Life Team is hosting Karaoke with Dave Riggs from 8 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the VFW in Marietta. The cost is $3 and proceeds will go toward the Washington County Relay For Life.
Saturday at Cutler
Cutler MUDDOBBERS Basket Bingo will be held Saturday at the Cutler Community Center, 4550 Two Mile Run Road. Doors open at 11 a.m. and games begin at noon. The cost is 20 games for $20. There will also be a 50/50, raffles and food. Proceeds will go toward area children's' Christmas gifts at the annual Christmas party.
For information: Bev, 989-2172.
From local reports