12 Days of Holiday Magic raffle

The Cy Young Days Festival Committee is once again selling 12 Days of Holiday Magic raffle tickets.

Drawings will be Dec. 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20 and 21. There are 12 chances to win.

Prizes range from $50 gifts or gift certificates to the grand prize totaling over $500.

Tickets are $5 each, three tickets for $10 or seven tickets for $20.

Proceeds benefit the Cy Young Days Festival.

Tickets are available from any committee member, Dale Gress Real Estate or by calling 498-4545.

Santa Claus at pharmacy

Medi-Wise Pharmacy will be having Santa Claus at the store on Saturday, Dec. 7 and Saturday, Dec. 14 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free photos.

Health screening

Medi-Wise Pharmacy's monthly health screening will be Wednesday, Dec. 11 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Free blood pressure, blood glucose and total cholesterol screenings.

A1C screenings

Union Hospital will be at Medi-Wise Pharmacy in Newcomerstown on Tuesday, Dec. 17 from 9 a.m. to noon for A1C Diabetic screening.

Cost is $5 and appointments are required. Make yours today by visiting unionhospital.org (under health events) or by calling 330-602-0778.



Kurz-Kasch retirement luncheon will be Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 11:30 a.m. at April's Country Kitch'n in Newcomerstown.

Church to have cookie, candy sale

ISLETA -- Isleta United Methodist Church will have its eighth annual Christmas Cookie and Candy sale in the church basement on Saturday, Dec. 14 from 8 a.m. to noon.

There will be hundreds of delicious holiday cookies and candies to choose from, and you can make up your own assortment of favorites.

Price is $6 per pound.

The church is located at 58608 County Road 9, Newcomerstown.

Choir to perform

COSHOCTON -- The Coshocton Community Choir will be performing "The Christmas Rose" on Sunday, Dec. 8 at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the McKinley Auditorium, Coshocton High School.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students/children.

They may be purchased online at www.coshoctoncommunitychoir.org; or stop by Baker's Foods, Home Savings and Loan Bank in West Lafayette, Liberty House in Roscoe Village, Buehler's, Marilyn's Natural Foods and the Good News Book Store.

Adult grief support group

COSHOCTON -- A weekly adult grief support group meets every other Friday at 11 a.m. in the Health Services and Hospice of Coshocton, 230 S. 4th St., Coshocton. The next meeting is set for July 5.

For information, call Mary at 740-623-7311, ext. 205.

Registration is not necessary but helpful.



Anyone or any organization wishing to correspond with the Newcomerstown Bicentennial Committee can use: The Newcomerstown Ohio Bicentennial Committee, P.O. Box 11, Newcomerstown, OH 43832.

Christ's Kitchen

Christ's Kitchen, located in the Fellowship Hall of the Christ United Methodist Church in Newcomerstown, serves dinner from 4 to 6:15 p.m. every Monday. The dining room is open from 4 to 6:30 p.m.

The meal is free but donations are accepted.

The church is located at 648 Oak St., Newcomerstown.

For information, call 498-8134.

Sonshine Boxes drop-off

Bob Pell's Nationwide Insurance office, located at 117 N. Bridge St., Newcomerstown, is a new collection site for items to be sent to soldiers serving our country. Items may still be donated at Riverside Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, also in Newcomerstown. Sonshine Boxes consist of anything a soldier might need such as personal hygiene items, games, movies, etc.

For information, call 498-7994.