Benefit rigatoni dinner March 18

There will be a benefit rigatoni dinner for Rick Truax on March 18 from noon to 6 p.m. at the Albert S. George Youth Center in Barnesville Memorial Park. Tickets for the dinner are $8 each and are available at the Barnesville Water Department. Orders for t-shirts are also being taken and donations are being accepted by his family and friends for the benefit. Please contact Doty at (740) 310-1734 or Amanda at (740) 312-4398. Rick has been diagnosed with stage 4 cancer of the lungs and brain. Proceeds will be given to him to help with the many extra expenses he is experiencing during this trying time. Rick is a member of the Main Street United Methodist Church and has worked for the Village of Barnesville for 30 years. He is a 28-year member of the Masons and was a volunteer fireman for 10 years.

Deadline March 15 to remove items from graves

Residents are asked to remove grave decorations from all village operated cemeteries. These include Crestview, Northern, and Southern cemeteries. The Village of Barnesville requests that all decorations are removed by March 15th as part of the annual spring cleanup. Decorations not removed by this date will be disposed of by the cemetery staff.

Sadie Hawkins Dance March 11 at BHS

The Barnesville Community Alumni Band will be hosting a Sadie Hawkins Dance for grades 9-12 on March 11 from 7-11 p.m. at Barnesville High School. Attire is casual dress. Tickets can be purchased at BHS during lunch on Thursdays and Fridays. Pre-sale ticket prices are $10 for single and $15 for couple. Tickets at the door will be $15 for single and $20 for couple.

CBAR meeting March 16

The Concerned Barnesville Area Residents (CBAR) meeting will be held on Thursday, March 16 at 7 p.m. at the Library Annex, 611 N. Chestnut St., Barnesville. All are welcome!