Relay for Life meeting set
STEUBENVILLE - A Tuesday evening planning meeting of the 2013 Steubenville Area Relay for Life sponsored by the Jefferson County Unit of the American Cancer Society will get under way at 7 p.m. in lecture hall 2100 of Eastern Gateway Community College.
It is open to anyone interested in organizing a team or being a part of the event that raises money for cancer research, education, advocacy and patient services.
This year's relay will be held June 21-22 at the Robert Kettle Memorial Stadium at Indian Creek High School in Wintersville.
Relay co-chairs Kyle Elder and Jaclyn Walters presided along with Bethani Barsch, ACS staff partner.
For information on participating, volunteering or donating to the Steubenville Area Relay for Life sponsored by the Jefferson County Unit of the American Cancer Society, call Barsch at (888) 227-6446, extension 2212; Elder at (740) 219-0147 or firstname.lastname@example.org; or go to the website at www.relayforlife.org/Steubenville.
Council to hold special meeting
WELLSBURG - Wellsburg Council will hold a special meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at City Hall to address three election matters.
Council will certify candidates for the upcoming election, name ballot commissioners and consider eliminating the primary election slated for April 2.
Council eliminated the primary election during its last election year, noting there were not more than two candidates in any race and the move would save the city money.
PERI will meet Wednesday
WINTERSVILLE - Jefferson County Chapter 5, Public Employee Retirees, will hold their monthly meeting at noon Wednesday at Zelinski's
The guest speaker will be Becky Foster, a recently retired teacher of the hearing impaired in the Steubenville City School District.