Corn festival on Aug. 8
Christ United Methodist Church will hold its 14th-annual Corn Festival on Aug. 8 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the church, located at 3598 Pennsylvania Ave., Weirton Heights. This year’s event will be takeout only and will feature corn on the cob, pulled pork, baked beans, cole slaw and Texas sheet cake. There will be no advanced ticket sales. The cost at the door will be $10 for adults, $5 for children 6-12 and free for children under 6. Corn also will be available for purchase. Event planners are, front, from left, Diane Kopa, Jackie Nixon, Lois Cox, Beverly Myers and Pat Cotherman; and back, Corinda Nail, Dave Dalton and Mike Bigler. The Rev. Carol McKay is the church’s pastor.