The monthly Kurz-Kasch retirement luncheon is set for Aug. 13 at noon at April's Country Kitch'n in Newcomerstown.

Bricks available through Aug. 8

Save Our Pool brick sales are available through Aug. 8. Bricks, 4-inches by 8-inches, with laser engraving will be placed around the walkway of the Cy Young Pool, Newcomerstown. Bricks are $40 each. Lettering can be three lines with 20 characters per line (punctuation and spaces count as a character). For information or to order, call Melba Guy at 498-4683.

Trash and

treasure sale set

The West Union Church, Gilmore Road, plans to have its Trash and Treasure Sale on Saturday, Aug. 9 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. A bake sale and food stand are also planned. All proceeds will go towards new carpet for the church.

Car wash


Newcomerstown High School students are having a car was on Saturday, Aug. 5 as a fundraiser for those traveling to Spain/France in 2015. The car wash will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Addy's Car Wash, corner of College and Canal streets, Newcomerstown. The cost is $5.

Genealogical society to meet

Tuscarawas County Genealogical Society will meet Aug. 4 at the genealogical library in Dennison at 7:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be talking about the history of Shanesville and the upcoming Shanesville Bicentennial.

Recovery Fest planned

NEW PHILADELPHIA -- The second annual Recovery Fest is set for Saturday, Sept. 6 from 6 to 10 p.m. at the JIM'S Place, 228 W. High St., New Philadelphia. .

The event will benefit Sober Recovery. There will be live entertainment, food, raffles, door prizes and lots more.

September is the awareness month of sobriety!

Indians' tickets

The Cy Young Youth League will be raffling off four Cleveland Indians tickets for Sept. 4 (7:05 p.m. start). The game is against the Tigers, sections 151/152, Row F (front row), includes parking pass. This is $286 value.

The drawing will be Aug. 23. The tickets are compliments of Stocker Concrete.Tickets are $2 each, three tickets for $5 or seven tickets for $10.

They may be purchased from any Cy Young Youth League board member or by calling 498-5261.

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.