Around town

Weather permitting, Brownsville Road (C-33) will be closed at the 0.6 mile mark on Monday for landslip repair and will remain closed for one week.

In addition, drivers should expect delays on Vickers Road (T-456) beginning next week during the repair of two landslips.

• For information:Washington County Engineer’s Office, 740-376-7430.

The Washington County Health Department will be closed on Monday in observance of Veterans Day. The department will reopen on Tuesday with regular business hours of 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Crafts and More Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Norwood United Methodist Church, 23 Colegate Drive in Marietta. Vendors welcome. To reserve a table, call 740-374-5606 and leave a message.

“Brick Making in Marietta,” a program meeting of the Washington County Historical Society, will be held at 7 p.m., Monday at The Castle Museum, 418 Fourth St., Marietta. The program will be presented by David Baker and Wes Clarke and is free and open to the public. It will include information on how bricks were made, what brick production sites look like archaeologically and the specific people and places in Marietta who were involved in the brick industry. Attendees are encouraged to bring their “favorite brick” for sharing.

New Matamoras United Methodist Church, at 604 Third St., will hold a special service at 10 a.m. Sunday to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, including a presentation of all names of World War I veterans buried in Grandview Township cemeteries, the reading of two poems and singing of songs from the time period. At 11 a.m., the bells of the church will ring 11 times and an honor guard will fire a 21-gun salute. The Matamoras Area Historical Society will have parts of its collection on display afterward; and refreshments will be provided.

Beverly American Legion Post 389 will hold an all-you-can-eat fish fry from 5 to 7 p.m. today. Fish will be deep fried or baked and meals will include fries and cole slaw. The cost is $8. There will be music by Sam Clark from 7 to 10 p.m.

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