Spaghetti dinner planned

The First Baptist Church on Shady Lane in Barnesville will have a spaghetti dinner on Saturday, March 10 from noon until 6 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the Mission Fund. Pre-sale tickets are available for $8.

Trustees meeting

Belmont College will hold its monthly Board of Trustees meeting Thursday, Feb. 22 in room 173 at the Main Campus in St. Clairsville. The board workshop starts at 5 p.m. and the meeting will begin at 6 p.m.

Cemetery clean up set

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

Book sale set

The Barnesville Hospital Auxiliary will be sponsoring a book sale on Friday, March 2 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Classroom.

Longaberger basket fundraiser

Crossed Paws Animal Shelter will have its annual Longaberger basket fundraiser bingo on March 10 at the Woodsfield Fire Department. This year, they are changing it up a bit with not only Longaberger baskets, but also including gift cards as prizes. If anyone with a business or a private citizen would like to sponsor a basket or gift card, it would be greatly appreciated. Country store items are also needed. This is their biggest fundraiser of the year and covers operating expenses.

Trustees to meet

The Board of Goshen Township Trustees, Belmont County, will meet on the first and third Mondays of the month at 4:30 p.m. The meetings are held at the Township Hall, North Main Street, Bethesda. The public is welcome to attend.

Seed saving, planting program set

A seed saving and Plant Propagation 101 is set for March 8 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Barnesville Library Annex, 611 N. Chestnut St., Barnesville. OSU Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources Educators Dan Lima and Mark Landefeld will provide information on seed storage, germination and plant propagation on a variety of species. To reserve a seat by March 7, call Belmont SWCD at 740-526-0027.

Spring Job Fair set

Belmont College will be hosting a Spring Job Fair on Monday, April 16 from Noon to 1 p.m. at the Main Campus Location in St. Clairsville. Early access will be provided for Belmont College students and alumni from 11 Noon. Representatives from local organizations will be available to meet with prospective candidates regarding full-time employment opportunities. If your company is hiring and interested in participating in the job fair, register your company online: Space is limited. Belmont College students and alumni must register for exclusive early access to the job fair at For information about the Spring Job Fair, contact Erin Schau, Career Services coordinator, at 740-699-3800.

Coin club meets

The Barnesville Coin Club meets the third Sunday of every month, except December. The meetings are open to the public and are located at 229 E. Main St., Barnesville.