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Band Show

Save the date and plan to attend the Newcomerstown Band Show at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15 at Lee Stadium. The Newcomerstown Marching Band will host other area bands, in addition to featuring alumni band members in a number. Newcomerstown Music Boosters will be having concessions, band-themed spirit sales, 50/50, a hog raffle, and more. All proceeds from this event directly benefit the band in its upcoming trip to perform at a College Football Bowl Game in Florida this December. Any Newcomerstown High School band alumni who wishes to participate can email Joel Hillwig at for details. For more information regarding the show or how to sponsor the NHS Band for the Florida band trip, contact Jessi at 740-202-0421, Cindy at 330-340-7825, or Shar at 330-401-3769. Organizers said, "We hope to see you there! Go Trojans!"

Class of 1957

The Newcomerstown High School Class of 1957 will meet at Uncle Primo's on Sept. 4 at 12 p.m. for lunch.

Class of 1978

The Newcomerstown High School Class of 1978 will hold its 40th class reunion this year. Class members will meet and attend the home Newcomerstown Trojan football game on Aug. 31, and then meet at the Newcomerstown Elks Lodge from 8-11 p.m. on Saturday Sept. 1.

Class of 1956

The Newcomerstown High School Class of 1956 will meet Thursday, Sept 13, at Theo's Restaurant in Cambridge at noon.

Class of 1955

The Newcomerstown High School Class of 1955 will have its annual class reunion on Thursday, Sept. 6, at the Old Main Street Museum in Newcomerstown, 221 W. Canal St. Registration and social hour begins at 3 p.m. A catered two-meat meal is $12 per person. Send reservations and checks by Aug. 27 to Shirley Kirkpatrick, 21281 State Route 93, West Lafayette, OH 43845.

Yellow Flag Sales

The village of West Lafayette will have its Yellow Flag Sales from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sept. 7-8. For information, call Christy at 740-545-9773 or go to

Class of 1958

The Newcomerstown High School Class of 1958 will hold a 60th year class reunion Saturday, Sept. 8, in the Fellowship Hall of St. Paul Lutheran Church, 121 S. College St., Newcomerstown. Gathering for social time will be at 5 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m. Cost is $15 per person, paid the evening of the reunion.

Class of 1960

The Newcomerstown High School Class of 1960 will meet Wednesday, Sept. 12 at East Main Kitchen & Coffee Restaurant, 108 E. Main St. in Baltic.

Class of 1961

The Newcomerstown High School Class of 1961 will meet at 1 p.m. on Sept. 12 at the home of George and Kathy Everhart. Take US 36 to Coshocton and turn left to Newcastle, go left on Route 206, then one mile to 24881 and turn right. Call 740-545-9293 or 740-498-7663 for information.

Art on display

Jean Norris, a local artist, will be displaying her landscape and floral pictures done in a variety of mediums at the West Lafayette Library during the month of August. Jean’s art can be seen Monday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 601 East Main Street, West Lafayette.

Country music

The Kimbolton Community Center will host an afternoon of country music on Sunday, Sep. 2. Music will begin at noon and continue until 3 p.m. The menu will include baked steak and chicken dinners, as well as an assortment of sandwiches, salads and homemade desserts. Carry-out is available. This event, sponsored by The Kimbolton Homecoming Committee, is open to the public with no admission charge. There will be cake walks and a 50-50 drawing.

Music benefit

A Bluegrass Gospel / Country Music Jam is planned for the third Sunday of each month from 2-5 p.m. at the Historic Everals Chapel, 60417 Everals Church Road just west of Newcomerstown. The event is hosted by Chestnut Hill bluegrass band and sponsored by Everals Chapel Preservation Society. The event is free and open to the public, All donations and proceeds go toward maintenance and repairs of the old Historic church. Contact Duane Hardesty on 740-498-8456. Food and drinks available.

Slime Night

Wednesdays at Chili Crossroads Bible Church, 29445 County Road 10, Fresno, resume Wednesday, Sept. 5, with Slime Night. Every kid takes home a package of slime. Great programs for adults, teens and kids at 6:30 p.m. Everyone welcome. Pizza available from the kitchen from 3-8 p.m. Proceeds help the kids ministry. Call 740-545-9707 for information.