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Sports awards

The Newcomerstown High School Fall Sports Awards Night will be Thursday, Nov. 8 starting at 7 p.m. in the high school gym. Members of the fall sports will be recognized and presented with their awards.

Donkey Ball

The Newcomerstown Track Team will again be hosting a donkey basketball game at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at Newcomerstown High School. This game is a fundraiser for the track program. Tickets are available to purchase from any track student or from Coach Don Stevens at Newcomerstown Middle School. Ticket prices are $6 in advance or $8 at the door the night of the game. Call Coach Stevens at 740-498-8151, ext. 1222, with any questions.

Everal dinner

The Everal community will have a covered dish dinner Nov. 10 at 6 p.m. at the Historic Chapel, 60417 Everals Church Road, Newcomerstown The public is invited to attend. Bring a covered dish and come join in the good food and fellowship. Drinks and table service provided . Christmas cards featuring the old chapel will be available at the event. The next event at the Chapel will be the Christmas Eve services held each year. This will be the 150th Christmas Eve in the historic chapel. Call 740 498 5636 for more information or email

Bluegrass event

ArtsNCT will have a bluegrass event on Friday, Nov. 16, with music at 7 p.m.


The Newcomerstown Police Department is accepting applications for full-time and part-time police officer. Minimum qualifications are 21 years of age, possess a valid Ohio driver’s license, must have attended and graduated from a police academy and possess O.P.O.T.A. certification. Applicants must pass a background investigation and a physical examination. Qualified applicants can email a resume to or drop them off at 124 W. Church St. Newcomerstown, Ohio 43832. Deadline for receipt of application has not been set.

Honor service

Chili Church officials said the church is profoundly grateful for all the veterans who’ve served our country and all the wonderful first responders who do such a great job helping the community. The church will honor these great people in a service Sunday, Nov. 11 at 10:30 a.m. at the Chili Crossroads Bible Church 29445 County Road 10 Fresno. The public is invited and all are welcome.

Holiday Bazaar

The West Union United Methodist Women’s Fellowship will host its annual "Holiday Bazaar" on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the church basement. There will be crafts and gift items, a bake sale and a donation-only food stand. The church is located at 13679 Gilmore Road on Tuscarawas County Road 10 between Gilmore and Peoli.

Craft Show

Hopewell School, 23720 Airport Road, Coshocton,  will host a craft show from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17, with over 60 vendors participating. Free to the public. Proceeds to benefit Hopewell school PTO, Coshocton County Special Olympics and Raise Your Voice Advocacy Group

Turkey supper

St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, corner of High and Arch streets in Port Washington, will have a turkey supper and bazaar from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14. The menu will include turkey and dressing, real mashed potatoes and gravy, homemade noodles, green beans, assorted salads, assorted desserts, bread and beverage. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children. The event is open to the public and carry-out is available.

Class of 1956

The Newcomerstown High School Class of 1956 will meet at April's Country Kitch’n on Thursday, Nov. 15, at noon.

Class of 1960

The Newcomerstown High School Class of 1960 will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at noon at Uncle Primo's, 435 Minnich Ave., New Philadelphia.

Bluegrass music

The Chestnut Hill Band will perform bluegrass music at ARTSNCT on Friday, Nov. 16, at 7 p.m. Donations will be taken at the door.