Spring Fling Dance set

The Newcomerstown Bicentennial Committee is having an adult dance on Friday, March 28 from 7 to 10 p.m.

This is their Spring Fling Dance. The venue will be announced.

Pool committee meeting

A special Newcomerstown Pool Committee is planned for Monday, March 10 at 6 p.m. at the David Barber Civic Center, Newcomerstown. All are welcome.



A special Newcomerstown Financial Committee meeting is set for Monday, March 10 at 7:30 p.m. at the David Barber Civic Center, Newcomerstown. All are welcome.

Auction planned

The annual Cy Young Youth League Auction fundraiser is set for Saturday, March 22 at 11 a.m. at the Local Laborers 134 Union Hall, corner of Main and River streets, Newcomerstown.

The Cy Young Youth League program serves approximately 300 boys and girls, ages 5 through 16.

Donations are sought for the auction. To donate, contact Ed Gibson at 498-6422.

Soup supper set

ORANGE -- The Blue Ridge Grange in Orange will have an all-you-can-eat soup supper on Saturday, March 12 at 4:30 p.m.

The menu includes seven different kinds of soup, salad, drink and dessert. The cost is $7 per person (only soup is all-you-can-eat).

All proceeds go to the Blue Ridge Grange.

For questions, call Elizabeth at 330-897-5293.

Spaghetti supper set

A homemade spaghetti supper is set for Friday, March 14 at the Newcomerstown Masonic Center, 235 N. Bridge St., Newcomerstown, from 4 to 7 p.m.

The all-you-care-to-eat spaghetti supper includes hot garlic bread, salad, dessert and beverage.

A donation of $6.50 per adult, $3 for children 12 and under, and free for pre-school children will be taken.

Carry-out and delivery will be available.

For information, call 330-243-5706.

Retirement luncheon set

The monthly retirement luncheon for Kurz-Kasch employees will be Wednesday, March 12 at 11:30 a.m. at April's Country Kitch'n in Newcomerstown.

Blood drive set

The Newcomerstown community blood drive is set for Wednesday, March 19 from 1 to 6 p.m. at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 121 S. College St., Newcomerstown.

To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-RED-CROSS.

Spaghetti supper set

Calvary United Methodist Church, corner of State Street and Heller Drive, Newcomerstown, will have a spaghetti supper on Saturday, March 22 from 4 to 7 p.m.

The cost is $6 for adults, $3.50 for children 4 to 12, and free for those 3 and under.

The meal includes spaghetti with homemade sauce, meatballs, salad, applesauce, bread and butter, drinks and various kinds of homemade desserts.

Carry-outs are available. Call 498-8766 for delivery.

The church is handicap accessible and the spaghetti supper is open to the public.

Preschool applications available

Newcomerstown West Elementary Preschools are taking applications for the 2014-2015 school year. Children must turn 3 before Aug. 1, 2014, and not turn 5 before Aug. 1, 2014.

Applications may be picked up at West Elementary office.

Applications must be returned with a copy of the child's birth certificate, social security number, immunization record and the families tax return or current paystubs.

Call West Elementary Preschool at 498-4151.

Community auction set

A community auction, provided by the Victory Assembly of God, is set for Saturday, March 15 at the Laborer's Union Local 134, 150 N. River St., Newcomerstown.

Doors open at 1 p.m. with the auction to start at 3 p.m.

There will be antiques and collectibles. To see items, visit www.auctionzip.com.

Spring Health Fair set

WEST LAFAYETTE-- The Rotary Club of West Lafayette is announcing the 2014 Spring Health Fair on Saturday, March 15 from 7 to 9 a.m. at the West Lafayette Baptist Church, 688 E. Main St., West Lafayette.

Results can be sent to your physician, no charge for results. Or, results can be sent to your address with donation of a canned food item.

Coffee, juice and donuts will be served.

For information, call 545-6743.


calamity day set

The Newcomerstown Exempted Village School District will have a make-up calamity day no. 6 on Thursday, March 27.

Any more days needing to be made up will be added on at the end of the school year.

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.

Bicentennial committee

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.