The Newcomerstown Fire Department is sponsoring its annual chicken barbecue and car show on Saturday, July 13 at the David Barber Civic Center, 1066 E. State St., Newcomerstown.

Chicken dinners will be served from noon to 5 p.m. Dine-in or carry-out will be available. The dinner includes: Half a chicken, your choice of two side dishes, and a roll for $7. Desserts will also be available. Advanced purchase of tickets is suggested. Tickets are available from any Newcomerstown Emergency Rescue Squad Inc. member.

Annual car show registration begins at 10 a.m. and lasts until noon. "Top 75" trophies and "Best of Show" will be awarded at 2 p.m. as well as 150 dash plaques. Music and entertainment provided by "The Spikeman." A 50-50 raffle will also be available and numerous door prizes will be given away.

All proceeds from the barbecue and car show will be used to purchase emergency equipment for the Newcomerstown Fire Department.

For information, contact 498-8808.