Marshal Easter Egg Hunt
The Marshall United Methodist Church will hold its annual Easter Egg Hunt at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 16 at the church. Children of all ages are welcome. For more information contact Kristi Grover at 937-466-2882.
Bainbridge Easter service
The community is invited to be a part of an Easter Celebration Service at the Bainbridge Church of Christ on Sunday, April 17. Easter morning will begin with an Easter Egg Hunt on the church property at 10 a.m. for children preschool age thru elementary age. Special Easter treats will given to all children participating. Following the Easter Egg Hunt everyone can enjoy fresh Krispy Kreme Donuts and juice in the church lobby. The Easter Celebration Service will begin at 10:30 a.m. with Easter songs, special music presented by Kiya and Ainsley Weaver, guitarists; Bridget Wilkin, pianist; and Kelly Stauffer, soloist. The Easter message “Topsy Turvy” will be shared by Pastor Dennis Wheeler. An Easter photo booth will be available the entire morning. The Bainbridge Church of Christ is located at 3812 U.S. 50, just west Bainbridge. For additional information contact the church office at 740-634-3925.
Hillsboro School Board
The Hillsboro City Schools Board of Education will meet in regular session at 10 a.m. Monday, April 18 at the board office, 39 Willettsville Pike. The board’s finance committee will meet at 9 a.m. the same day in the treasurer’s office.
Leesburg Village Council
The April meeting of Leesburg Village Council will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 21 at the fire station annex on Pope Street.
Bright Local School Board
The Bright Local Board of Education will hold a regular board meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 20 at Whiteoak High School.
Sinking Spring fish fry
The Sinking Spring Community Church, 23 N. Main St., men’s group will hold its 24th annual fish fry from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, April 23 in the church fellowship hall. The menu includes fish, hot dogs, macaroni and cheese, baked beans, French fries, hush puppies, cole slaw, various desserts, tea, lemonade, coffee and water. A freewill donation will be accepted.
Lynchburg Historical Society
To spotlight its recently acquired Dumenil Family Collection, the Lynchburg Historical Society will host an open house on Sunday, April 24 from 2-4 p.m. The Dumenil family, originally from France, arrived in Lynchburg in 1857, the same year Lynchburg’s distillery opened. Visitors will be able to see photos and memorabilia from the modern Dumenils, including a vintage postcard collection, a 1937 wedding dress, and World War II letters. The Lynchburg Historical Society is located on Main Street, Lynchburg.
Liberty Township Trustees
The Liberty Township Trustees will hold their April meeting at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 27 at the township building.
VSO seeking eligible veterans
The Highland County Veteran Service Commission is seeking Highland County Veterans who have never been in its office before. Eligible veterans can receive a $25 Kroger gift card just by bringing in a recorded copy of their DD214 to the office. Eligible dependents of deceased veterans can also participate in this incentive program. Call Cailin Hoskins or Tim Hazelwood for details. Staff will verify eligibility. Those applying must: Must have never previously brought in discharge paperwork; be a current Highland County resident (bring ID or current utility bill to verify; have an honorable or general under honorable conditions discharge; be recorded with a county recorder. The office is located at 1575 N. High St., Suite 400, Hillsboro Hours are Monday through Friday from 8a .m. to 12 noon and 1-4 p.m. The office can be reached at 937-393-8686.
Poll workers sought
The Highland County Board of Elections is seeking poll workers. Anyone interested should call the board office at 937-393-9961 if you are interested. Training dates and times are as follows: Thursday, April 14, 8:30 a.m. to noon, 1-4:30 p.m. and 5-8:30 p.m. Trainings are held at the Hi Tec Center at 1575 N. High St. Hillsboro.