Road work announced
The West Virginia Division of Highways has announced minor road work to be performed next week, pending suitable weather.
In Hancock County, crews will be patching Carothers, Chapman and Hunter roads; ditching along Smith, Snyder and Stewart Run roads; and mowing along Hudson Hill, Lyons and Lick Run roads.
In Brooke County, crews will be sealing cracks and making other surface repairs to Colliers Way and pulling shoulders and ditches along state Route 88.
Mingo planning committee meetings
MINGO JUNCTION -Village Council is scheduled to meet at 2 p.m. Monday in the Municipal Building to discuss finances and personnel.
A water committee meeting will follow at 4 p.m.
Harrison school board to meet
CADIZ - The Harrison Hills City Board of Education will meet in special session at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the administrative office.
Board members are to discuss personnel issues.
No action will be taken.
Brilliant water board to meet
BRILLIANT - The Brilliant Water and Sewer District board will meet at 5 p.m. Wednesday at the office at 7-6 Second St. Another meeting is planned at 4 p.m. Dec. 11.
Both meetings are being held to discuss water rates prior to approving the 2013 budget, officials said.
Board of elections to conduct audit
STEUBENVILLE - Jefferson County Board of Elections will conduct a post-election audit beginning at 10 a.m. on Thursday.
Five percent of the total ballots cast in the Nov. 6 general election will be hand counted and totals will be compared to the official count, the board of elections reported.
Races to be hand counted are president, Ohio Supreme Court justice (Jan. 1 seat) and county commissioner (Jan. 3 seat).
Rotary club plans Breakfast with Santa
WEIRTON - The Rotary Club of Weirton's Breakfast with Santa will be held from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Dec. 8 at the Weirton Conference Center located behind the Weirton Geriatric Center.
Tickets are $5 in advance, or $6 at the door. Children age 3 and under admited free.
Tickets are limited and may be purchased from any Rotary member or by calling Rhonda Quatrrochi at (304) 723-4300.
Nonperishable food donations will be accepted at the door for the Community Breadbasket.
Tree lighting set at state capitol
CHARLESTON - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and his wife, Joanne Jaeger Tomblin, will preside over the annual Joyful Night Christmas tree lighting ceremony at 6 p.m. Thursday at the State Capitol Complex.
Those attending the free event are invited to bring a new, unwrapped toy for the U.S. Marines Toys for Tots campaign.
The program will include music provided by several bands and choirs and light refreshments.
The The first floor rotunda will feature a holiday tree decorated with handmade ornaments created by children throughout the state, and the governor's mansion, featuring a tree decorated with ornaments made by artists throughout the state, will be open to visitors.
For other details, visit www.charlestonwv.com/newsevents/event/Joyful-Night.