The Newcomerstown Historical Society has announced that the "Meet the NHS Football Team -- Soup Supper" at the Olde Main Street Museum and Social Center in Newcomerstown, Oct. 23, was deemed very successful.

Newcomerstown Historical Society President Mary Watts said approximately 120 persons were served. Historical society members supplied the four different types of soup, sloppy joes and desserts, while Baker's IGA generously supplied the creamed chicken sandwiches, salad bar beverages.

The society generally meets the second Wednesday of each month at the Temperance Tavern Museum community room. The society invites any interested persons to attend. New members and volunteers are being sought by the society. Membership dues are $10 per year.