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Lions club will host basket bingo Feb. 23

The Scenic Hills Lions Club will host Longaberger basket bingo Feb. 23 at St. Ambrose Church, on School House Road off Ohio 339. The doors open at 11 a.m. and bingo starts at noon.

There will be a 50/50, country store, concessions of soup, hot dogs, sloppy joes, desserts and beverages.

All proceeds will support eye care and help purchase pilot dogs for the less fortunate citizens in the club’s service territory.

  • For early registration: (304) 375-4649, 678-9278 or 236-3502.

Meeting to discuss 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.

Square dance will be held at Fearing VFD

The Fearing Township Volunteer Fire Department will sponsor a square dance from 8 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the fire station at 1975 Stanleyville Road, Whipple.

There will be music by The Buckeye Travelers. The cost is $5 per person, $8 per couple or $12 per family. Refreshments will be served during the dance.

Money management course being offered

The Ohio State University Extension in Noble County will offer the Manage Your Money course to assist individuals and families with financial basics. The self-study course begins Feb. 12.

The course will help participants know where their money goes, how to save, plan their spending, understand credit limits and how to organize financial records in six weeks. Those who want to take part must register by Feb. 4.

For information: Kristen Corry, 732-5681 or

Cancer Blasters will meet on Thursday

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