Trick or Treats set
Trick or Treat in Barnesville will be Oct. 31 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Fairview Council has scheduled the Village of Fairview Trick or Treat on Saturday, Oct. 27 from 6 to 7 p.m. with a weenie roast to follow at the Fire House.
Class meeting set
The class of 1959 will be having its monthly meeting on Oct. 26 at Annie K's at 10 a.m.
Election Supper planned
The Somerton United Methodist Church is having an Election Supper on Tuesday, Nov. 6 from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. The church is located in Somerton on State Route 800, eight miles south of Barnesville. The menu will be your choice of one of three meats: Meatloaf, ham, or chicken fricassee, noodles, green beans, mashed potatoes and gravy, tossed salad, roll, dessert, and beverage — all for a donation. For take-out orders, you may call the church at 740-526-1354.
Book and gift sale set
The Barnesville Hospital Auxiliary will be sponsoring a Book and Gift Sale on Friday, Nov. 9 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Classroom. Also on Friday, Nov. 9, the Poplar Twig will be holding a Muffin and Hot Cider sale from 7 to 10 a.m. in the Main Lobby.
Haunted house set
The annual Barnesville High School Haunted House will be from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 23 at BHS. Tickets are $5.
Special board meeting set
The Union Local School District Board of Education will have a special board meeting on Thursday, Oct. 25 at 5 p.m. in the Central Office Conference Room. The purpose for the meeting is to approve the Five Year Forecast and any other business deemed necessary.
Belmont College Monthly Board meeting set
Belmont College will have its monthly Board of Trustees meeting Thursday, Oct. 25 in the Boardroom at the Main Campus in St. Clairsville. The meeting will begin at 5:15 p.m.
Leaf pick up
The Street Department will once again pick up leaves that are bagged and left curbside by residents of the Village of Barnesville. The bags must be the biodegradable compostable paper bags. Plastic trash bags will not be accepted. Bags must contain leaves only and will be picked up as time allows. No specific schedule will be followed.
Gospel meetings set
The Washington Street Church of Christ (52771 Washington St., Beallsville) will host a Gospel meeting Oct. 21-26 with Danny Allen from Bell, Fla. Sunday Morning, Oct. 21 Bible Study at 9:45 a.m. and Worship at 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday start time is 7 p.m. On Friday, Oct. 26, there will be a gospel sing at 7 p.m. to conclude the week.
Blue Star Banner available
The Blue Star Banner is available to any Barnesville area family of a serviceman or servicewoman serving in any branch of the military, including the National Guard (active or reserve). A banner will be dedicated to the family and then placed in their window for the service member. For information or to have a ceremony, call 740-238-2137.
Coin club meets
The Barnesville Coin Club meets the third Sunday of every month, except December. The meetings are opo the public and are located at 229 E. Main St., Barnesville.