Around town

Special meeting of Warren school board

There will be a special meeting of the Warren Local Schools Board of Education at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Warren Middle School, 70 Warrior Drive, Vincent, for the purpose of having a work session relating to the Ohio School Facilities construction project.

The September regular meeting of the board will be at 6 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Warren Administration Office, 220 Sweetapple Road, Vincent.

The Operations Committee of the board is scheduled to meet at 5 p.m. Sept. 24 at the administration office. The Learning, Assessment and Instruction Committee of the board is scheduled to meet at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 24 at the administration office.

Marietta City Schools to hold meeting Thurs.

Marietta City Schools will have a special board meeting at 10 a.m. Thursday at the board office to continue board orientation directives and any other matter that may arise.

Washington State trustees meet Sept. 17

The Washington State Community College Board of Trustees will hold its monthly meeting at 4 p.m. Sept. 17 in the Community Room of the Main Building.

Planned power outage in area of County Rd. 9

A planned power outage affecting about 50 Washington Electric Cooperative customers in the area of County Road 9 will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday.

Affected areas include County Road 9 and County Road 138, from the intersection of County Road 138 and Township Road 100 to the intersection of County Road 9 and County Road 21 and surrounding areas. Power will be interrupted to safely allow repairs to be made on road slips.

Pond clinic at Buckeye Park on Sept. 15

The Washington Soil and Water Conservation District will be hosting a pond clinic at 10 a.m. Sept. 15 at Buckeye Park in Marietta. Steve Fender of Fender Fish Hatchery will be there to lead the clinic. This question and answer clinic will cover anything pond or lake related: fish stocking, vegetation and varmint control, aeration, pond construction. Bring questions for Fender. While there is no charge for the clinic, an RSVP is required. To RSVP contact the office at 740-885-3318.

Road closure near wastewater plant

East Eighth Street between the back entrance to the Lafayette Shopping Center and the Jefferson Street intersection will be closed between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Sept. 11 to allow crews to deliver parts for the Wastewater Treatment Plant upgrade.