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.

Library board meeting

The Newcomerstown Public Library Board will meet Dec. 10 at 7 p.m. in the Library Annex, 123 Main St., Newcomerstown.

TOPS meets on Tuesdays

TOPS, Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Chapter 2227, in Newcomerstown, has meetings each Tuesday at 5 p.m. in the lobby of Christ United Methodist Church, Newcomerstown.

For information, call 492-0225.



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.

Library board meeting

The organizational meeting of the Newcomerstown Public Library's board will be Monday, Dec. 30 at 6 p.m. in the Library Annex, 123 Main St., Newcomerstown.

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.