Community news from around the area

Honky Tonk Sweethearts concert is

Sunday at Brilliant American Legion

BRILLIANT — The Brilliant American Legion Post 573 and Brilliant American Legion Auxiliary will present the Honky Tonk Sweethearts in concert on Sunday, beginning at 3 p.m.

Tickets are $8 and can be purchased in advance by calling the Brilliant American Legion at (740) 598-4853, sending an e-mail to or sending a message on Facebook.

Proceeds will benefit veterans and veterans’ organizations. Modern Woodmen of America is the sponsor of the event that will include music and prizes.

The Legion post is located at 210 Market St.

Change in date for bingo at

Greater Weirton Senior Citizens Center

WEIRTON — The Greater Weirton Senior Citizens Center Inc. has announced a date change.

Bingo that originally was to have been held Friday has been moved to Jan. 26 “due to unforeseen circumstances,” a center spokesperson noted. “We will have regular bingo every third Friday of each month.”

Country Friends to host Buffington

Brothers and Sands of Time

COLLIERS — Country Friends will host the Buffington Brothers band on Friday at the Memorial Hall located at 67 Police Lodge Road, Colliers.

The Sands of Time will perform on Saturday.

The doors open at 6 p.m., the program starts at 7 p.m., and the hall closes at 10 p.m. for both events. There is a $5 cover charge per person on dance nights.

Monday is open mic with the doors opening at 4 p.m., the meal being served at 5 p.m. and open mic running from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. There is no cover charge on Mondays, but donations are appreciated.

Country Friends Foundation Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting Christian friendship and brotherly love through music. All proceeds go to charity. For information on Country Friends or for cancellations, call (304) 479-1270, (304) 748-2816 or (304) 797-0122. For a monthly schedule e-mail