NEW LEXINGTON — Decorating, shopping, writing Christmas cards, and more shopping got you down? Then you need an evening to relax and just reconnect with the joy and wonder of Christmas.
Yes, it’s that time of year — time for the ninth annual St. John Cookie Walk, which is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 8. Students from St. John Catholic School are getting excited for the event — from left is Anna Hill, Aaron Brandt, Joseph Dunfee, Katherine Dunfee, Emma Dunfee and Austin Hill.
LOGAN — Thanksgiving is just a week away, which means large family gatherings, a long weekend, football games, parades and for many, it’s the forerunner to Christmas.
NEW LEXINGTON — The New Lexington High School Drama Club presents the “Miracle on 34th Street”, performing the play for the community under the direction of Kelly Wells and assistant director Terri Studer.
SHAWNEE — On Friday, Dec. 7 the Village of Shawnee will come alive with the spirit of the season as members of the Destination Shawnee, in cooperation with Village officials, will host its traditional Small Town Christmas celebration.
NEW STRAITSVILLE — The Village of New Straitsville is inviting the public to celebrate and honor those who served in the military, during an intimate Veterans Day service.
NELSONVILLE — Stuart’s Opera House in Nelsonville, welcomes Brett Dennen on Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m. Singer-songwriter Brett Dennen is a contemplative introvert, an adventurer, a communicator, a preservationist, a painter, and one of today’s most essential and unconventional vocalists…
LOGAN — Logan shoppers will discover new products and time-saving services at the recently updated Kroger store, located at 31550 Chieftain Drive. The store will celebrate the conclusion of a $3.3 million remodel during an open house event scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 14 from 4-6 p.m.
LANCASTER — The Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc., Ohio Chapter 10 is hosting a free dinner for Veterans and one guest on Saturday, Nov. 10, at 5 p.m. It will be held at Mills Memorial Church, 402 N. Broad Street, Lancaster.
LOGAN — Hot apple cider, eating popcorn and carving pumpkins were just a few options families could choose from at the Hocking Athens Perry Community Action Fall Harvest celebrated last week.
CIRCLEVILLE — Greg and Vonda Loats have a unique situation when it comes to growing a giant pumpkin. They grow theirs in a small patch behind their home inside Circleville city limits.
CIRCLEVILLE — Lighthouse Baptist Church and Pickaway County Community Action are offering two lots and shuttle service to visitors of the Pumpkin Show.
ATHENS — The 18th annual Walk the Walk to raise awareness for mental illness will be held in Athens this Saturday, Oct. 13, beginning at 11 a.m. in front of the Athens County Courthouse on Court Street. It will be hosted by the Athens branch of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI).
McCONNELSVILLE — One of country music’s most renowned vocal groups, Restless Heart, will be in concert at the Ohio Valley Opry in McConnelsville, on Saturday, Oct. 20th.