Around town

Yard sale helps Relay For Life team

Angie’s Angels, a Washington County Relay For Life team, is having a 15-team member yard sale beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday at Parkersburg City Park Shelter #4. There will be household items, holiday decorations, exercise equipment, clothing and more.

For information: Ericka Stout, 678-7460.

School board to meet in Woodsfield

The Switzerland of Ohio Local school district Board of Education will conduct a special meeting at 2 p.m. Wednesday at 304 Mill St., Woodsfield. The purpose of the meeting is a work session only, with no public participation. The board may also consider any other business deemed necessary.

‘The Last Mountain’ to be shown locally

“The Last Mountain,” a documentary about mountaintop removal in West Virginia, is being shown Wednesday at the Unitarian Universalist Church at Third and Putnam streets in Marietta. The doors will open at 6:30 p.m. for social time and refreshments, with the showing at 7 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Unitarian Universalist Church and the Mid-Ohio Valley Friends (Quakers.) For information about the film, visit

Reno Water District special meeting

The Reno Water and Sewer District will hold a special meeting to discuss health insurance benefits at 6 p.m. Thursday at 170 Mount Tom Road, Marietta.

Behavioral Health board to meet

The Washington County Behavioral Health Board will hold a regular meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at the board office, 344 Muskingum Drive, Marietta.

Pinwheels for

Garden of Hope

Git-R-Done Girls, a Washington County Relay for Life team, is sponsoring a “Garden of Hope and Remembrance,” beginning Monday through May 10 in the Washington County Courthouse courtyard. A pinwheel can be purchased for $1 with a name provided for in memory of or in honor of.

For information: Tammie Sunderman, 350-9092.

Relay For Life event at Belpre Wendy’s

The Washington County Relay For Life team, Porterfield/Mullen Memorial, will be giving away prizes and selling baked goods from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Wendy’s in Belpre.

For information: Lisa Stone, (304) 481-8805 or

From local reports