For sports guys
Attention, men who would have played a sport in the history of Jefferson Union High School by its name, from its beginnings in the 1940s through the mid-1980s.
If you played football, basketball or whatever, an informational and planning meeting is being held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the home of Theodore Maragos, according to Sam Geddis, to organize a get-together.
For information, call (740) 537-2263.
Brush Creek 50+
Club to meet
The Brush Creek 50+ Club will hold its dinner meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Salineville Senior Center.
for Moving On
Moving On held its June 10 luncheon and meeting at Undo's in Weirton with President Norma Boni welcoming members, new member Bonnie James and guest Barbara Ashlee.
Jack Davis gave the blessing, and Christine Brown gave the friendship reading. June birthdays were observed.
The "Thermes Women," including Barbara Thermes, Lesa Costlow-Thermes and Leslie Thermes, entertained with family songs and songs in honor of fathers and mothers.
Janet Saner, assisted by Pat Prosperi, provided centerpieces.
Lucretia "Toots" Ross gave the secretary's report. Boni said Margaret Chapman will provide the financial report at the July meeting.
David Kramarich and Madeline Michael conducted the 50/50 drawing, which was won by Eleanor Cooper. Prize winners were John Fields, Fred Vogt, Jack Davis, Marcia Bishop and Peg Sweeney and Ruth Jackson.
The next meeting will be held July 8 at Undo's. The meal costs $11. Yearly dues are $10.
Those interested in joining should contact Saner at (740) 537-4487.
Sands of Time
set to perform
The Country Friends will host the Sands of Time Saturday at the Memorial Hall located at 402 Old Police Lodge Road, Colliers.
The doors open at 6 p.m., and the dance starts at 7 p.m.
The group hosts a covered-dish dinner and open mic each Monday and Friday. The doors open at 4 p.m., the meal begins at 5 p.m., and open mic begins at 6 p.m.
Country Friends Foundation Inc. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting Christianity, friendship and brotherly love through music. For information, call (304) 527-4253 or (304) 479-1270 or visit the website at www.countryfriendsfoundation.com.
Two contests will be part of Irondale's community homecoming celebration that is on the calendar for July 7-8.
Baby and toddler contest registration forms can be picked up at the Irondale Post Office, at T.J. Hair or through Jean Tice, 315 Saline St., Irondale, or by calling (330) 532-2543. The contest is open for any child age 3 months to 2. The registration fee is $3 per child.
There also will be a queens contest for any Irondale girl age 6 to 18. To enter, call Jean at (330) 532-2543; Donna at (330) 532-4255; or Joan at (330) 532-3041. The deadline to register is July 5.
All winners will be announced July 8 at the village park.
Fun Seekers hear
steel drum band
The Fun Seekers held their monthly meeting at Undo's with Joanne Bugin opening the meeting.
Entertainment was provided by Steubenville High School's steel drum band directed by Zach Taylor, who explained the history of the steel drums.
Pat Rossi won the 50/50 drawing. Dinner prize winners were Tony LaRosa and Judy Muscaro. Door prizes were bought by Russ and Margaret Harbert and presented to Joe Hamrock, Barbara Ceru, Judy Gaynor, Delores Proakis, Agnes Watt, Dody Magnone, Mary Morelli, Joanne Bugin, Peggy Sweeney, Jeannette Gibson, Rosemary O'Brian and Walt Klepadlo.
The following are trips available to the membership as well as anyone interested:
June 27: "Sounds of Hollywood," Seven Springs;
July 11: Rivers Casino;
July 29: Una Bella Festa, Lincoln Park, an evening of Italian music.
July 16-20: Nashville
For information, call Regina Truax (304) 723-0419.
The next meeting will be the group's annual picnic. It will be held July 15 at Arcoma Park in Mingo Junction.