13th-annual 9-11 salute planned by Brilliant American Legion Post
The officers of the American Legion Post 573 of Brilliant have announced the 13th-annual 9-11 salute will be held Sept. 7, beginning at 2 p.m. at the post located at 210 Market St., Brilliant.
Representatives of local churches, police departments, fire departments, organizations, clubs, businesses and individuals are encouraged to attend and place a wreath on the memorial in remembrance of 9-11.
Participants can bring their own wreath or make a $10 donation or more toward the memorial wreath fund by making a check payable to American Legion Post 57 Memorial Fund.
To RSVP, call (740) 598-3515 by Aug. 31.
Roast beef dinner Thursday at East Springfield Community Center
The East Springfield Community Recreation and Service Center will host its monthly fundraiser meal with a roast beef dinner scheduled from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday.
The roast beef dinner will include mashed potatoes and gravy, noodles, peas and carrots or corn, applesauce, rolls, dessert and drink.
Cost is $8 with children under age 6 eating for free.
Takeout orders are available by calling (740) 543-3700.
The center is located on county Road 39 next to the East Springfield Volunteer Fire Department.
Proceeds go toward the center's upkeep and improvements.
Mingo Knights of Columbus Council announces event lineup for August
Shawn Zarych, grand knight, has announced the following lineup of events for the Mingo Knights of Columbus Council 4361, including:
The Knights of Columbus will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday with food served afterwards.
It will be meet Indian Creek Head Football Coach Andrew Connor and his staff on Aug. 19, beginning at 6 p.m. with food served afterwards.
It will be meet Catholic Central Head Football Coach Steve Daley and his staff on Aug. 21 beginning at 6 p.m. with food served afterwards. There will be no Knights of Columbus meeting on that day.
Tri-State Writers Society to meet
Aug. 12 at Schiappa library branch
The Tri-State Writers Society, led by award-winning author Karen Majoris-Garrison, will meet at 6 p.m. Aug. 12 at the Schiappa branch of the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County.
Published and aspiring writers of all genres are welcome to attend.
For information, contact Majoris-Garrison at (740) 424-1243 or Susan Guy at (740) 632-9507 or visit www.karinagarrison.blogspot.com.
Wellsburg Elks Lodge to host
luau dance on Aug. 16
The Wellsburg Elks Lodge at 834 Charles St. will hold a luau dance from 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Aug. 16, with music by disc jockeys Dave Secrist and Her.
Admission is $35 per couple, and advance payments will reserve a table in their name.
The lodge will provide finger foods and bar. Those attending may bring their own snacks and are encouraged to dress in luau style.
For reservations or information, call (304) 737-9806 on Tuesday, Thursday or Friday evenings or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jewett Volunteer Fire Department to host lasagna dinner on Sunday
The Jewett Volunteer Fire Department will host a lasagna dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday.
The menu also will include salad, bread, dessert and beverage. Cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children.