Ohio Valley Depression, Bipolar
Support Group meets Wednesday
WEIRTON - The Ohio Valley Depression and Bipolar Support Group will meet from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday and April 2 at Wheeling Jesuit University's Whalen Hall.
The group meets the first, second and fifth Wednesdays of each month.
It is a peer-led group with a facilitator, and those attending decide whether to speak. Those who provide support to those with depression or bipolar disorder also are invited to attend.
For information, contact (304) 234-9406, (304) 336-4186 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Lady selling pierogis
WHEELING - Our Lady of Perpetual Help Ukrainian Catholic church will sell pierogis and cabbage rolls through Easter.
Potato and cheese, potato and onion and meatless sauerkraut pierogis will be available by the dozen. Orders can be made by calling (304) 232-1777 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays or by emailing email@example.com. Those making an email order are asked to include their name, telephone number and preferred pickup date. Easter orders must be made by April 4.
Orders may be picked up from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, March 28 and April 4 and 11, from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 29 and April 5 and 12 and from 10:30 a.m. to noon Sunday, March 30 and April 6 and 13.
New Hope holding spaghetti dinner
NEW CUMBERLAND - The New Hope Baptist Church will hold a spaghetti dinner from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the church located at 2682 Wylie Ridge Road.
Dinner includes spaghetti with meat or plain sauce, salad, bread, dessert and beverage. The cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children. Take-out is available by calling (304) 650-3359.
Proceeds benefit the youth group summer camp fund.
Upcoming road work announced
BURGETTSTOWN, Pa. - The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will be making improvements to state Route 18 between the intersection of state Route 18 and Cross Creek Road in Atlasburg and the beginning of the four-lane section of Route 18 in Burgettstown, beginning in April.
The section of highway is 3.2 miles long, and one lane of traffic will be maintained during construction hours. During hours work is not taking place, all lanes of traffic will be open. The project will take three months.
The Borough of Burgettstown has just been notified construction will begin near Family Dollar in Burgettstown April 7. Construction will take place at night, because of the heavy traffic, in the area and take approximately 10 days to complete.
Food handler class set for April 7
NEW CUMBERLAND - The Hancock County Health Department will conduct a food handler class at 1 p.m. April 7 at the Greater Weirton Area Senior Center located at 3425 Main St.
The class is open to the public. Any person involved in food service in Hancock and Brooke counties is required to possess a current food handler card. The class is for volunteers as well as those employed in the food service industry.
Food handler cards are free to volunteers working for a nonprofit organization. For those employed in food establishments, the cost is $7 for a one-year card, $12 for a two-year card, and $17 for a three-year card.
Food Handler training may also be obtained by taking an online class at www.HancockCountyHealthDepartment.com. Payment for the online class may be made by using a credit card or "Pay Pal." Participants also may print the completion verification and pay the fee between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday at the health department.
For information regarding the food handler card program, call the health department at (304) 564-3343.
Marine Corps Club meets
WEIRTON?- The Tri-State Marine Corps Club members met for their regular monthly meeting on March 10 at the Serbian-American Cultural Center in Weirton. The meeting opened with a prayer by Dan Jones, and opening ceremonies involving Tom Styles and Edgile Covey.
Members were reminded of the 9 a.m. breakfast at the Weirton Ponderosa which is held every Saturday and is free to club members.
Bruce Hornick discussed a new book on the Korean War that is available to purchase by contacting him at (304) 797-0185.
Dan Lyons reported that the 25th anniversary coins have been ordered and will be available by year's end.
Two new members were inducted.
Charles Green gave a brief discussion on the Medal of Honor. He showed one signed by Greg "Pappy" Boyington, a Marine World War II aviator.
Club membership is open to any Marine or Navy Corpsman who served with a Marine unit. Dues are $15 per year. The next meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. on April 14 at the Serbian-American Cultural Center in Weirton.