Red Riders to sell tickets
WEIRTON - Weir High will sell football tickets from 9:30 a.m. to noon and 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 11 and from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 12-15 at the high school. Current season tickets will be held until Aug. 18.
Cost of the four-game package is $20.
Also being sold is a 10-event adult ticket strip for $50 that may be used an any Weir varsity athletic event during the school year.
A student pass will be sold for $50 and that will be good for any home athletic event for the school year.
For information, call the athletic office at (304) 748-7600, ext. 158.
Riders to hold meet the team
WEIRTON - Weir High will hold a football steak fry and season kickoff at 6 p.m. Aug. 22 at the Serbian picnic grounds. It will include meeting the football team. Cost is $15 for a steak dinner and $5 for a hot dog meal.
All Red Riders and Little Steelers football players are free.
For information, contact Carl Thompson at (304) 670-6289.
Marland Heights 5K set
WEIRTON - The Marland Heights 5-K Classic, hosted by the Weirton Board of Parks and Recreation, will be run along the city streets on Marland Heights on Aug. 15.
The event will feature a two-mile walk and youth races for children 12 and under. A special high school team points challenge will be contested.
Registration forms are now available at the Millsop Community Center and online at: mcc-weir.tripod.com.
The cost to enter is $14 in advance for the adult races ($10 for teens) and $2 for youth fun run participants.
Race T-shirts will be given to the first 80 participants for the major races and walk.
Following the race, there will be a special awards ceremony and cookout for all participants and event sponsors.
Edison offering senior passes
RICHMOND - Senior citizen passes for Edison High School athletic events will be available from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at no charge starting Aug. 11 at the high school main office to those who reside inside the district.
Out-of-district passes will be $25. For information, call the high school at (740) 765-4313.
Football ads due at Central
STEUBENVILLE - Personal/business ads for the Steubenville Catholic Central football program must be turned in to the school or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by Aug. 15.
Edison to sell tickets
RICHMOND - Edison football season tickets and senior citizen passes will be on sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 11-15 in the athletic office. It will be renewals only Aug. 11-12, new seat holders Aug. 13-14 and exchanges Aug. 15.
Season tickets will consist of four tickets at $32 a seat. The first home game of the season against Oak Glen will be played at 4 p.m. Aug. 30 at Weir High. The game will be sold as a separate ticket and includes a full day of events.
Football ads are due by Friday. Ads should be print ready. Game balls are $50.
For information, contact Athletic Director JoAnn Stagani at (740) 765-4313 ext. 101. For sponsorship information, contact Stagani or Diane Brancker at (740) 543-4305.