H1N1 Flu Vaccine clinic Jan. 6
The Barnesville Family Health Center will offer a free H1N1 Flu Vaccine Clinic on Jan. 6. Hours for the clinic are 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. If you have any questions regarding the H1N1 Flu Clinic, please call (740) 425-5160.
Girls basketball game rescheduled
The St. Clairsville at Barnesville seventh and eighth grade girls basketball games canceled on Monday, Dec. 21 have been rescheduled.
St. Clairsville will now play Barnesville in junior high girls basketball on Monday, Feb. 1, at the Barnesville Middle School gymnasium. The seventh grade game will begin at 5:30 p.m. and will be followed by the eighth grade game.
Boys basketball game rescheduled
The Barnesville 7-8-9 Boys Basketball games against Buckeye Trail canceled on Monday, Dec. 21, have been rescheduled.
Buckeye Trail will now play Barnesville on Thursday, Jan. 7, at the Barnesville Elementary downtown gym. The seventh grade game will begin at 5 p.m. to be followed by the eighth and ninth grade games.
Texas Holdem tournament
Sons of the American Legion Post 168 will be holding a Texas Holdem Poker Tournament on Jan. 9, at the American Legion Post 168 in Barnesville. Sign up will begin at 11 a.m. and the tournament will start at noon. There is a $25 buy-in fee. Food and drinks will be available. All proceeds will benefit the many charities of the Sons of the American Legion.
Barnesville Chapter No. 206 Order of the Eastern Star will hold its regular meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 4 at 7:30 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge. This will be obligation night. Refreshments will be served after the meeting and all members are urged to attend.
Hazen Lodge pancake breakfast Jan 23
Hazen Lodge #251 will hold a pancake breakfast on Sat., Jan. 23 at 7--10 a.m. Worshipful Master Brad Allar invites all Masons and community members to our free pancake breakfast. Hazen Lodge is located at 311 North Main St., Bethesda, Ohio.
New Year's Eve Sing
A New Year's Eve Sing will be held at Pritchard-Laughlin Civic Center, 703 Glenn Hwy (US 40), east off I-70 Exit 176, on Dec. 31 at 7 p.m. Admission and parking are free. For more information call (740) 432-3787 or check the website for details: gospeljuubilee.org.
Somerset Township Trustees meet
The Somerset Township Trustees will hold their year end meeting Wednesday, Dec. 30 at 6:30 p.m. Immediately following this meeting will be the reorganizational meeting for the year 2010. The meetings will be held at the Somerset Township garage.
Alzheimer's support group meeting
The Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group will meet Tuesday, Jan. 26 at 1 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 400 Walnut St., Martins Ferry. For more information, call the Greater East Ohio Area Alzheimer's Association at (330) 533-3300 or 1-800-272-3900.
Wayne Township Trustees meet Dec. 30
The Wayne Township Trustees will meet in a special meeting for all year-end business on Wednesday, Dec. 30 at 7 p.m. at the Wayne Township Building in New Castle, Ohio.
The Reorganizational meeting will be held Thursday, Jan. 7, at 7 p.m. at the Wayne Township Building in New Castle, Ohio.
JITH raffle to benefit toy drive
The Eastern Ohio Charity Association is also raffling two, four-day passes to Jamboree in the Hills, to raise money for next year's toy drive. Tickets ate $1 each and may be obtained at Freebird Motoworx or from an Eastern Ohio Charity Association member.
Airport Authority meeting
The regular meeting of the Belmont County Regional Airport Authority will be held each month on the first Tuesday. The meeting will take place at the Barnesville Water Department at 6 p.m.
WIC walk-in clinics
The Belmont County WIC program will sponsor walk-in clinics on Tuesdays in St. Clairsville and on Wednesdays in Bellaire. The hours are from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Barnesville hours are the second Friday of each month from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Ohio Hills Health Services, 110 E. Main St.
New clients need proof of address, proof of income and identification such as a drivers license or a social security card. Crib cards will be accepted for newborns. Clients who need recertified will need proof of income and their WIC folders. Also, a written authorization from a parent/guardian to have a child receive WIC services is needed if a parent/guardian is not with a child at the time of recertification. Belmont County WIC is having open enrollment the months of May and June. WIC is a supplemental nutrition program that encourages breastfeeding and provides education to its clients. Women who are pregnant, breastfeeding, infants and children up to the age of five qualify. Working families are encouraged to apply. For more information call 695-0222 or 676-2232.
BBM Rotary meets
The Bethesda-Belmont-Morristown Rotary Club dinner meeting is every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. in the Bethesda Senior Center. The meeting is now being catered by Mark Glass from the Bethesda Market.