Early Deadlines

The deadline for display advertising for the Newcomerstown News dated May 31 will be noon on Wednesday, May 24. The deadline for classified advertising will be 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 25.


The Newcomerstown Class of 1957 will hold its reunion luncheon at Tents of Grace on June 6 at noon .


The Hartwood Cemetery Foundation meeting will be Saturday, May 27, at noon at the Hartwood Church, Hartwood Road SW, Washington Township, Newcomerstown. A covered dish dinner will be held at noon, followed by the meeting. Table service and a beverage are provided. All are welcome.

Pancake breakfast

NEW PHILADELPHIA -- The Airplanes & Pancakes breakfast to benefit EAA Chapter 1077 is scheduled for 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, May 28 at Harry Clever Airport in New Philadelphia. Billed as the "best pancakes, eggs and sausage anywhere" the event is fun for the entire family. EAA Chapter 1077 is celebrating its 23rd anniversary. Individuals can join the chapter for $15 per year. Members will receive a monthly newsletter. Members are not required to be pilots.

Band concert

The Newcomerstown High School Band will have a concert at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 24, in the Newcomerstown Middle School auditorium.

Spring Sports

The Newcomerstown Middle School track and field awards night will be 6 p.m.Tuesday, May 23. The Newcomerstown High School spring sports awards night will be 6 p.m. Thursday, May 25.

Veteran news

The Newcomerstown American Legion will serve a free meal to veterans and Legion members, along with a guest, on May 29, starting at 4 p.m. and lasting until the food supply runs out. The Memorial Day Service will be 11 a.m. Monday, May 29, at West Lawn Cemetery. Any veterans wishing to march should arrive at the cemetery by 10:45 a.m.