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Chili dinner Friday

at Sand Hill church

There will be a chili dinner at Sand Hill United Methodist Church, 725 Sandhill Road, Reno from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday. A freewill donation will be accepted. Proceeds will to go toward future outreach events.

For information: 373 8712.

MHS?changes for graduation testing

Marietta High School will administer the Ohio Graduation test to sophomores during the week of March 10-14. A free breakfast will be offered to students from 7:15 to 7:35 a.m. each day in the cafeteria. Testing will be from 7:45 until lunch, served from 10:15 to 10:55 a.m.. After lunch all students will follow have an eight-period day with abbreviated class times. All students who are not taking part in testing but must use school transportation should arrive at the regular start time of 7:40 a.m. Those students will have a study hall until testing is over. All students not participating in testing who can provide their own transportation should not report to school until 10:55 a.m.

For information: 374-6540.

Work session for Switzerland schools

The Switzerland of Ohio Local Board of Education will hold a work session at 2 p.m. March 6 at 304 Mill St., Woodsfield. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the executive closeout of core team meetings in regard to the Ohio School Facilities Commission. There will be no public participation.

Community Action offers free tax help

Washington-Morgan Community Action is offering free assistance with filing of tax returns through the Ohio Benefit Bank. The income limits for free tax assistance through the Ohio Benefit Bank have increased to $95,000 for those using married filing jointly tax filing status and $65,000 for all other tax filers.

To make an appointment or for information call Diane Jett at Washington-Morgan Community Action at 373-3745.

Board of elections office closed Friday

The Washington County Board of Elections will be closed on Friday so the staff may attend a district meeting.

For information: 374-6828.

From local reports