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Tuesday meeting on Devola sewer project

The Washington County Commissioners will hold a community informational meeting on the Devola sanity sewer improvements project, Phase II at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Devola Volunteer Fire Department. The commissioners, the Ohio EPA and the project consulting engineer will present important information to interested Devola residents, who will have the opportunity to ask questions of them as well.

Belpre school board plans work session

The Belpre City Schools Board of Education will hold a work session at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Stone Administration Building/Early Learning Center. No board action will be taken at the meeting.

Switzerland board special meeting

The Switzerland of Ohio Local Board of Education will conduct a special board meeting at 10 a.m. Tuesday and 5 p.m. Thursday at the Central Office in Woodsfield. There will be no public participation. Both meetings will be in executive session, along with any other business deemed necessary.

Relay For Life team pancake breakfast

The Hoots Relay For Life team is sponsoring a pancake breakfast Feb. 9 at Applebee’s in Marietta. Tickets are $5.

For information: Anne Taylor, 373-6283 or

Chocolate on the Levee Feb. 17

The 25th annual Chocolate on the Levee will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 17 at the Levee House in Marietta. Tickets are available at the door. The cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children 12 and under and $25 for a family of four or more.

County health board meets Tuesday

The Washington County General Health District Board of Health will conduct a special meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the conference room of the health department at 342 Muskingum Drive, Marietta.

Belpre Relay for Life team meeting

The Belpre Cancer Blasters will hold a meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Belpre Lions Club on Murray Street. Anyone interested in joining the Relay For Life team can attend.

For information: 667-6584 or 678-2665.

From local reports