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Sacred Heart of Mary’s annual Polish Fest is set for Aug. 7

WEIRTON — Sacred Heart of Mary Church in Weirton will hold its annual Polish Fest on Aug. 7 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Serbian Picnic Grounds, located at 36 Kings Creek Road, Weirton.

Gates will open at 11 a.m., and Mass will be held at noon.

“Come and enjoy great Polish food made by our parishioners,” a church spokesperson said. Fare will include cabbage rolls, roast beef, kielbasa and kraut, haluski, potato pierogi and hot dogs.

There will be homemade baked goods along with funnel cakes and Sno-cones.

The event will include a cash bar and drawings. Parking is $5 per car. The Mickey Dee Trio will be playing music from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Historical society continues summer open houses Sunday

RICHMOND — The Richmond Community Historical Society is continuing with its open house summer series with the Crew House Museum located at 34 W. Main St., Richmond, open for visitors on Sunday from noon to 4 p.m.

Among more recent displays is one featuring wedding gowns of yesteryear, accessories and photos. Admission to the museum is free with donations welcomed. Summer open houses will continue from noon to 4 p.m. on the second and fourth Sunday of August.

The museum features a variety of town memorabilia and includes a second floor dedicated to Jefferson Union High School items of interest. Various items are available for purchase, including Richmond pottery mugs and history books.

CCHS Class of 1972 making plans for 50-year reunion

STEUBENVILLE — Members of the Steubenville Catholic Central High School Class of 1972 will celebrate their 50-year class reunion Sept. 24.

The event will take place at the Steubenville Country Club, beginning at 6 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by Twice as Nice. Other activities in conjunction with the reunion are planned throughout the weekend.

Information on finding some classmates is needed. For details on that or the reunion, contact Mike Olenick at old1mole@verizon.net or Mike Mehalik at michaelmehalik@gmail.com.


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