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November 9, 2012
Weirton Daily Times

Frankfort Grange set to hold

holiday craft show Saturday

FRANKFORT SPRINGS, Pa. - Frankfort Springs Grange 1989 will hold a holiday craft show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the grange hall located on state Route 18.

Items include candles, jewelry, dolls and doll clothes, cookbooks and dish cloths. Crafters tables are still available for $10. For information, call Alice Whitehill at (724) 574-9109 or (724) 777-1365.

Groups collect for Warriors

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - Members of Steubenville for Liberty, American Patriot Council Washington-Jefferson-Hancock Chapter and Eastern Ohio Concerned Citizens will collect donations for the Wounded Warrior Project from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Gateway Community College.

Church holding turkey dinner

WEIRTON - The Christ United Methodist Church will hold a turkey dinner from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Weirton Heights church's fellowship hall located at 3598 Pennsylvania Ave.

Dinner includes roast turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes and gray, green beans, salad, rolls, beverage and pumpkin pie. It is available for eat-in, carry-out and delivery. The cost is $7 for adults and $3 for children under 12.

For information or to make an order, call the church at (304) 723-0800 or (304) 723-3002.

Vets get free lunch

ALTOONA, Pa. - Sheetz Convenience Restaurants will serve all veterans a free hot dog lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday at all Sheetz locations.

All veterans will receive two free hot dogs and a 22-ounce fountain drink on showing a military identification card or other proof of military service.

"We are proud of all of those who have served our country and want to show our respect and appreciation on Veterans Day," says Stan Sheetz, president and chief executive officer. "This is a day when we are humbled by their sacrifice and their service to protect the freedoms we enjoy."

Class to kick off Book Week

WELLSBURG The Brooke County Public Library will kick off Children's Book Week, Monday through Nov. 17, with a cowboy cooking class led by Nora Bell at 5:30 p.m. Monday.

Children are invited to saddle up and learn how to make some cowboy grub. Call (304) 737-1551 to register for the free program.

BOP breakfast scheduled

WEIRTON - The Weirton Steel Basic Oxygen Plant employees breakfast is held at 9 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Three Springs Drive Eat'n Park.

All are welcome.

Craft offered for children

WELLSBURG The Brooke CEOS will be presenting a craft class at the Brooke County Public Library on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. for children age 8 and up. Children will learn how to make duct tape Silly Birds. Call (304) 737-1551 to register for the free program.

Senior center holding sale

WEIRTON - The Greater Weirton Area Senior Center will hold a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the facility located at Main Street and Cove Road.

Those who would like to donate items may drop them off at the center. All proceeds benefit the center.

Managers eye fire safety

WINTERSVILE, Ohio - The Weirton Area Office Managers of Health Care Providers will present "Fire and Safety Issues for the Physician's Office" at 6 p.m. Thursday at Lifeline Hospital located at 200 School St.

Kevin Davis, Lifeline safety manager, will be the speaker. Admission is free.

The group is open to all tri-state physician staffs. For information, call Vickie Garan at (304) 723-2510.

Food distribution to be held

WHEELING - Bethlehem Temple Food Ministries will hold a Thanksgiving food basket give-away from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Nov. 17 at temple located at 330 N. Main St.

Food will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis, and those attending should bring their own bag or box. It is sponsored by the North Wheeling Youth Center, Bethlehem Temple and the D.W. Cummings Evangelistic Association.

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