Financial statements available

The Village of Belmont's annual Financial Statements are complete and available at the office of the Fiscal Officer.

School district to have committee meeting 

The Union Local School District will have a Policy Committee Meeting on Thursday, Feb. 20 at 3:30 p.m. in the Central Office Conference Room.

Leap Year Dance set

Belmont County 4-H Horse Committee will have a Leap Year Dance on Saturday, Feb. 29 from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Wise Building, Belmont County Fairgrounds, Roscoe Road, St. Clairsville. Admission to the dance is $4. The dance will feature the Deep Down Country Band. There will also be a training session from 7 to 8 p.m. For information, call Jeff Kinsey at 740-391-0015 or Larry Morris at 740-238-1000.

Board meeting set

The Union Local School District Board of Education will have its regular board meeting on Thursday, Feb. 20 at 6 p.m. in the Central Office Conference Room

Police gear fundraiser

The Belmont Police Department will have a spaghetti dinner fundraiser on Feb. 29 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Belmont Gym. The cost is $9 per person. Proceeds from this fundraiser will help the department purchase new gear for officers.

Cemetery cleanup set

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 15 as part of the annual spring clean up. Decorations not removed by this date will be disposed of by the cemetery staff.

Free dentistry on Feb. 21

Dr. Denise Antalis and the OHIOSmiles team will host its 7th annual Dentistry From the Heart (DFTH) event on Feb. 21 to provide free dental care for adults 18 years and over. During the event, patients will receive their choice of a free extraction, filling, or cleaning on a "first come, first serve" basis. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m. OHIOSmiles is located at 1500 Deerpath Drive in Cambridge. For information, call 740439-2501 or visit our website at

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 open to the public and are located at 229 E. Main St., Barnesville.