Holmes Humane Society meets tonight
The next open meeting of the Holmes County Humane Society is tonight (Thursday, Nov. 8) at 7 p.m. at the New Life Center in Millersburg (former Grocery Bag). There will be election of officers. New and prospective members welcome. For more information, call 330-377-4026.
Veteran office takes assistance applications
The Holmes County Veterans Service Center will accept applications for assistance for November through noon Nov. 21.
The Veterans Service Commission board meeting will be held Nov. 26 at 6:30 p.m. Office hours are Monday from 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and Tuesday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
The office will be closed on Nov. 12 in observance of Veterans Day, Nov. 22-23 in observance of Thanksgiving.
For more information call 330-674-4806.
Lakeville Elementary to hold hog roast
Lakeville Elementary fall hog roast will be Friday, Nov. 9, from 5-8 p.m. Pulled pork sandwich menu includes sandwich, potatoes, coleslaw, baked beans, dessert and beverage for $8. A la carte pricing, plus hot dogs also available. Raffle drawing at 8 p.m. with chance to win West Holmes season pass for family with concessions, West Holmes apparel and $50 gas card; a 32-inch HDTV and $100 in cash. Silent auction from 5-7 p.m. There will also be games for the children. Call Lakeville School, 419-827-2006 with questions.
Fish fry is Nov. 10
American Legion Post 494, of Sugarcreek, will hold its final family fish fry of the fall season, on Saturday, Nov. 10. The fish fry will be held at the Post Home on North Broadway Street in Sugarcreek. The all-you-can eat event runs from 4-7 p.m. or until the food is gone. Everyone is welcome."
Senior Citizen Thanksgiving Luncheon is Nov. 10
Garaway Lions and Sugarcreek Lioness Clubs will hold the annual Senior Citizen Thanksgiving Luncheon on Saturday, Nov. 10 at noon at Sugarcreek First United Church of Christ. For reservations call Margaret Stocker at 330-852-2352 or Lucille Troyer at 330-852-2538 by Monday, Nov. 5.
Grange serving up corn supper Nov. 10
A corn supper will be held at the Valley College Grange, 2411 Shreve Road, Wooster, on Nov. 10, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Grange recipe sausage, fried mush, corn pancakes, hominy, applesauce, relishes and beverages will be served. The cost is $6 for adults and free for ages 5 and younger.
Proceeds are used to support the Grange's community service projects such as the Ohio School for the Deaf. For more information call 330-264-9677.
Winesburg FD to hold pancake breakfast
Pancake and sausage breakfast will be served Saturday, Nov. 10, from 6-11 a.m. at the Winesburg Fire Station. All you care to eat for a donation. Sponsored by Winesburg Fire Department Auxiliary.
Public hearing is Nov. 12 for alley vacation
A public hearing will be held by Millersburg Village Council on Nov. 12 at 6:50 p.m., to hear any comments on a proposed alley vacation requested by Zach and Rachel Miller and Betty Patterson. This vacation consists of a portion of Swan Alley located in the vicinity of Liberty Street. The meeting will be held at the village office, 6 N. Washington St., Millersburg. Written comments will be received at the village office until 3 p.m. Nov. 9.
Deck Your Halls to benefit Camp Buckeye
Do you love Christmas and all of the trimmings? Do you like hand-made items, but aren't sure you are artistic enough? Join Deck Your Halls, where you will be able to make your own Christmas items with the help of experienced crafters, all for the benefit of Camp Buckeye in Beach City.
Deck Your Halls will be Nov. 15 from 9 a.m.-noon with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m. The cover charge, $10 prepaid by Nov. 12 or $12 at the door, includes beverages, snack and lunch. Participants can choose from a variety of craft projects. For a complete list of projects check out the website at www.campbuckeye.org.
All proceeds from Deck Your Halls benefit the summer ministry to area children who would otherwise not be able to attend a week of camp.
Call 330-756-2380 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Pre-registration is required. The website is www.campbuckeye.org.
Public hearing for two alley vacations is Nov. 26
A public hearing will be held Monday, Nov. 26, at 6:55 p.m. for Millersburg Village Council to hear any comments on two proposed alley vacations, located along the west boundary of Block 11 and Block 12 of the Pleasant View Glass Plant Addition; and Block 10 of the Pleasant View Glass Plant Addition.
The meeting will be at the village office, 6 N. Washington St. Written comments will be received at the office until 3 p.m. on Nov. 23.
West Holmes FFA holding fruit sale
The West Holmes FFA is now holding its annual fruit sale. The full and half-cases of fruit consist of tangeloes, navel oranges, juice oranges, red and white grapefruit, and red, yellow or Granny Smith apples. In addition, tins of nuts, barbecue sauce, mixed bags, mixed boxes and mixed apples will be sold. A new item is a fruit bucket, which would make an excellent Christmas gift.
Orders must be placed by Nov. 27 and fruit will be delivered the week of Dec. 10. For more information, contact any West Holmes FFA member or adviser Jaime Chenevey at 330-674-6085 or email@example.com.
Benefit is planned Dec. 8 for Matt Miller
A benefit dinner and auction is scheduled for Dec. 8 at American Legion Post No. 192 in Millersburg for Matt Miller. Miller has lived his entire life with cystic fibrosis. He will undergo a double lung transplant soon. Proceeds will assist the family with medical, travel and lodging expenses.
Dinner will be served from 4-6 p.m. Pork sandwiches, noodles, baked beans, scalloped potatoes and dessert will be available at a cost of $7 for adults and $3 for children ages 10 and younger.
The auction will be held from 6:30-9 p.m. with Auctioneer Roman Miller followed by DJ Cory Manbock from 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
Auction items and donations would be appreciated.
Contact Patty at 330-231-4175 or Cindy at 330-276-0104 for donation information.