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Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Phillips is Lincoln U. grad

On May 13, Lincoln University, located in Jefferson City, Mo., held its 146th commencement. Among those participating was Lauren Chance Phillips, daughter of Chris Thompson of New Bloomfield, Mo., formerly of Bethesda.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Locals graduate from Marietta College

MARIETTA -- More than 250 Marietta College seniors graduated and received their degrees during the 180th Commencement at Marietta College on May 7, 2017. Leah Hill of Quaker City earned a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering. Hill is a graduate of Shenandoah High School.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

WIC walk-in clinics are offered monthly

The Belmont County WIC Program will sponsor walk-in clinics the first Friday of each month. The hours are from 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Bellaire WIC office is located in the Chase Bank building on the fourth floor, Room 402.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

UNC Asheville announces May 2017 graduates

The following student received a degree from UNC Asheville in May 2017: Amy Leondine Castle of Barnsville graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology, Concentration in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Magna cum laude, University Research Scholar, Distinction in Biology.

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New books at Barnesville Hutton Memorial Library
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

New books at Barnesville Hutton Memorial Library

NEW BOOKS AT THE LIBRARY FRIDAY, JUNE 23, 2017: FICTION Redeeming Grace by Jill Eileen Smith. Inspirational Twelve Dead Men by William Johnstone. Large Print Western The Chalk Pit by Elly Griffiths.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Petho named to dean's list at Youngstown State University

YOUNGSTOWN -- Nicholas Petho of Woodsfield has been named to the Dean's List for the Spring Semester 2017 at Youngstown State University. Petho is a Computer Science major. The Dean's List recognizes YSU's best and brightest students.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

McBurney family reunion set for July 8

The McBurney family reunion will be held at the Albert S. George Youth Center in Barnesville Memorial Park on July 8 starting at 11 a.m. Please bring a covered dish and tell all family members. Call (910) 488-7432 for more information.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Vacation Bible Schools

VBS at E. Main Street Church of Christ Vacation Bible School at East Main Church of Christ in Barnesville will be held on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, June 21-23 from 6-7:30 each evening. *Friday we will meet @ Memorial Park (Mothers' Club Shelter). The theme is: Putting Others First.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Upcoming class reunions

BHS Class of 1977 holding reunion July 29 The Barnesville High School Class of 1977 will hold its 40-year Class Reunion on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at the home of T.J. and Tammy Barker Jefferis, 61830 Bailey Rd., Barnesville. Social time will begin at 4 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

St. Clairsville's Brian Thomas graduates from Emerson College

BOSTON, MASS. -- Brian Thomas of St. Clairsville, Ohio graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Film Production at Emerson College's 137th commencement ceremony, held on May 14, 2017.

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Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Tracy-Burkhart named to dean's list at OSU

Khiara Shea Tracy-Burkhart has been included on the dean's list for the Spring Semester 2017 at The Ohio State University's College of Food, Agriculture, and Environmental Studies. Those named to the dean's list must earn a 3.

50th wedding anniversary
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

50th wedding anniversary

Rev. and Mrs. John Jackson will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on June 25th. They were married on June 25, 1967 at Main Street United Methodist Church in Barnesville. John is the son of Eva Jackson of Barnesville and the late Donald C. Jackson.

New books at Barnesville Hutton Memorial Library
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

New books at Barnesville Hutton Memorial Library

NEW BOOKS AT THE LIBRARY FRIDAY, JUNE 16, 2017: FICTION Under A Summer Sky by Melody Carlson. Inspirational A Hiss Before Dying by Rita Mae Brown. Mystery Just Fly Away by Andrew McCarthy. Young Adult The Identicals by Elin Hilderbrand.

Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Knights celebrate 50th anniversary

Jay and Marilyn Knight of Missouri are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Jay is the son of the late John and Theora Knight and Marilyn is the daughter of the late Rex and Verna Kaiser. They were married at Hendrysburg Methodist Church. The ceremony was performed byRev.

Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

DG Dance Workshop recognizes students

Two of the DG Dance Workshop students were recognized on Sunday, June 4th at the Barnesville High School Auditorium during the yearly recital. Emily Randulic was awarded the Most Improved Dancer for 2017 and Tayler Wolford was awarded Dancer of the Year for 2017.

50th Wedding Anniversary
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

50th Wedding Anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Harold "Bill" Thompson, Jr. celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday. They were united in marriage on June 18, 1967 at the Morristown Methodist Church, with the late Rev. Rondal Hardman officiating.

Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Vacation Bible Schools

VBS at E. Main Street Church of Christ Vacation Bible School at East Main Church of Christ in Barnesville will be held on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, June 21-23 from 6-7:30 each evening. *Friday we will meet @ Memorial Park (Mothers' Club Shelter). The theme is: Putting Others First.

Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

New books on the shelves at Bethesda Public Library

FICTION THE LAST CHANCE OLIVE RANCH by Susan Wittig Albert BEAR TOWN by Fredrik Backman THE FIX by David Baldacci THE LOST ORDER by Steve Berry THE FOREVER SUMMER by Jamie Brenner ALL BY MYSELF ALONE by Mary Higgins Clark COLD EARTH by Ann Cleeves

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Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Private loans bridge gap between college costs and other student aid

Most college-bound students qualify for financial aid to help pay for their education, such as federal and state grants, scholarships and Federal Direct and PLUS Loans. In addition, local scholarships are often available, according to KHEAA.

Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

McBurney family reunion July 8

The McBurney family reunion will be held at the Albert S. George Youth Center in Barnesville Memorial Park on July 8 starting at 11 a.m. Please bring a covered dish and tell all family members. Call (910) 488-7432 for more information.