Home Decorating Contest set

Avenues of Barnesville will be sponsoring a Home Decorating Contest for Christmas. Avenues’ gift certificates will be awarded to the first, second and third place homes ($7, $10 and $25). Judging will be based on a general Christmas theme appearance during both day time and night time. Homes do not have to be entered to be judged, however, to ensure your home is judged, call Avenues at 740-425-1453 to register your address. Decorations should be in place by Dec. 1 and winners will be announced Dec. 18.

Cancer support group to meet

The Three C Cancer Support Group will meet Monday, Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. at the Senior Center. They will have their Christmas dinner and $10 gift exchange. Each person is asked to bring a covered dish. Meat, potatoes, rolls, beverages and utensils will be provided.

No Class of 1965 meeting 

The Ladies of the Class of 1965 will not meet for their monthly luncheon in December or January. They would like to wish everyone a Merry and Blessed Christmas and a Happy Healthy New Year.

Township meeting changed

The Warren Township regularly scheduled Trustees meeting of Dec. 24 has been changed to Dec. 26 at 5 p.m. at the township garage.

Belmont College board meeting

Belmont College will have its monthly Board of Trustees meeting on Thursday, Dec. 6 in the Boardroom at the Main Campus in St. Clairsville. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m.

Leaf pick up

The Street Department will once again pick up leaves that are bagged and left curbside by residents of the Village of Barnesville. The bags must be the biodegradable compostable paper bags. Plastic trash bags will not be accepted. Bags must contain leaves only and will be picked up as time allows. No specific schedule will be followed.

Blue Star Banner available

The Blue Star Banner is available to any Barnesville area family of a serviceman or servicewoman serving in any branch of the military, including the National Guard (active or reserve). A banner will be dedicated to the family and then placed in their window for the service member. For information or to have a ceremony, call 740-238-2137.

Coin club meets

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