Local Events


¯ The July Regular meeting of the Warren Board of Education will be held at 6 p.m. today. The Operations Committee of the Warren Local Board of Education will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday. Both meetings will be held at the Warren Local Administration Office, 220 Sweetapple Road, Vincent.

¯ The SouthEastern Ohio Joint Solid Waste Management District Policy Advisory Committee will hold a meeting at noon Wednesday at Lori’s Family Restaurant, 17020 McConnelsville Road, Caldwell.

¯ The date and location of the regular July meeting of the Fort Frye Board of Education has been changed to 6 p.m. Thursday at Lowell Elementary School, 305 Market Street.

¯ Area 15 Workforce Development Board Members from Monroe, Morgan, Noble and Washington Counties will meet from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday at Lori’s Restaurant, 17020 McConnelsville Road, Caldwell. The Boards of County Commissioners from Monroe, Morgan, Noble, and Washington Counties have scheduled an Area 15 Council of Governments Meeting the same day to follow at noon at Lori’s Restaurant.

¯ Grandview Township will hold 2021 regular meetings at 6 p.m. the first Monday of each month at the township hall. The following months will be held on different dates: Sept. 13. These meetings will also be held at 6 p.m.

¯ The Marietta High School Class of 1955 has resumed luncheon meetings at 11:30 a.m. the second Monday of each month at the Harmar Tavern, 205 Maple St. All classmates and friends welcome.

¯ Liberty Township will hold 2021 regular monthly meetings at 7 p.m. the second Monday of each month.

¯ Decatur Township will hold its monthly public meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at the township building on Welch Road in Cutler.

¯ Lawrence Township will meet at 7 p.m. the first Thursday of each month at the Little Muskingum Volunteer Fire Department.

¯ Ludlow Township will hold regular monthly meetings the last day of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the town hall.


¯ First Presbyterian Church of 501 Fourth St., Marietta, will offer a free drive thru meal from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday. Enter through the church parking lot off the alley from Wooster street.

¯ The Parr Hill Community Yard Sale located on SR 7 in Beavertown (10 miles north of Newport) will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

¯ Wolfepack Gym at 280 Goose Run Road in Marietta will host a Women’s Lifting Clinic from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. The clinic is for all ages and will teach participants proper form and technique and nutrition. The cost is $20. For more information and to RSVP, contact Tina Ullman at tinaullman@icloud.com.

¯ Beverly American Legion Post 389 will host a public steak fry from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Post Home, 114 Fifth St., Beverly. The cost is $15 and includes steak, a baked potato, salad and a roll.

¯ Cutler Chapel UMC, located at 11078 Veto Road in Belpre, will hold its annual homecoming Sunday. A worship service will be held from 9 to 10 a.m., a meal at noon, and a program featuring the Clark family at 1:30 p.m. All are welcome.

¯ A pancake breakfast benefit will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 7 for Myah, a 12 year old girl facing spinal cord and brain surgery for Chiari malformation. The benefit will be held at the Devola Fire Company, 1286 Masonic Park Road in Marietta. Take-out or dine-in available. For more information, call Joshua Austin at 740-516-7562.

¯ Oak Grove Volunteer Fire Dept. will hold its annual social and barbecue chicken dinner beginning at 4 p.m. Aug. 7. The menu will include pizza, hot dogs, pies, cakes, lemon shakes and other drinks. The event will include inflatables, barrel rides, bingo, raffles and live music by Phase 2.

¯ Dally Memorial Library will host its third bluegrass music event for the summer Aug. 14. Shortline Junction will perform from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Sardis Community Center. Food and refreshments will be available for purchase starting at 6 p.m.


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