Marland Heights 5K set
WEIRTON - The Marland Heights 5-K Classic, hosted by the Weirton Board of Parks and Recreation, will be run along the city streets on Marland Heights on Aug. 15.
The event will feature a two-mile walk and youth races for children 12 and under. A special high school team points challenge will be contested, as well.
Registration forms are now available at the Millsop Community Center and online at: mcc-weir.tripod.com.
The cost to enter is $14 in advance for the adult races ($10 for teens) and $2 for youth fun run participants.
Race T-shirts will be given to the first 80 participants for the major races and walk.
Following the race, there will be a special awards ceremony and cookout for all participants and event sponsors.
Big Red boosters set banquet
STEUBENVILLE - The Big Red Booster Club has selected the 2014 Lew Giammarco Booster Appreciation-Kick Off Banquet honorees.
Honorees are Paul Filtz, Gary Kessler, Tom Mitchell, Tom Timmons and Ron Salvino. Tom DiMichael and Walter Mason Jr. are the deceased honorees.
Tickets are available for the July 27 event set for 2 p.m. at the high school commons for $10 and can be purchased at the high school office between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, or at the next booster meeting, which is set for 6 p.m. Monday.
For more details, contact Herb Crossland at (740) 282-5123, or Bob McGinnis at (740) 282-3529.
Meeting planned for SHS moms
STEUBENVILLE - A meeting for Big Red football cheerleading moms will be held Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Harding cafeteria.
There will be a discussion on the upcoming season and pigskin preview.
St. John basketball camp slated
BELLAIRE - The 25th-annual St. John Central Basketball Camp will be held July 21-25 at the high school gym in Bellaire. The camp will again be under the direction of Lady Irish head coach Bubba Kapral.
Several speakers will be featured including: West Liberty University men's coach Jim Crutchfield, Monroe Central's Scooter Tolzda, former Beallsville head coach Casey Tolzda, OUE's E.J. Schodzinski and Hall of Fame basketball official Mike Coyne.
All campers will receive a camp T-shirt and green basketball. The camp will focus on the fundamentals of the game while also featuring several contests.
Campers are encouraged to bring a lunch and drink as a short lunch period will be provided. Camp sessions run from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day.
Cost of the camp is $35. Each additional family member is $25. For information, call Kapral at (740) 676-0023 or email at BKOVAC21@aol.com.