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VINTON COUNTY COMMUNITY CALENDAR
Wilton High School Alumni Dinner May 27
The Wilton High School Alumni Dinner will be held Saturday, May 27 at the Wilkesville Community Center, beginning with a social hour at 4 p.m. and carry-in dinner and program at 5 p.m. "We are asking folks to bring any old photos related to the their school days and old photos of Wilkesville; we want to make copies," said Constance White, Wilton Alumni Association President. "We will be honoring the classes celebrating 60-, 65-, and 70-year class anniversaries."
VC Historical Society Yard Sale June 2
The Vinton County Historical and Genealogical Society will have a yard sale on Friday, June 2, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Alice's House, 207 S. Sugar St., McArthur. There will be a variety of nice items at very reasonable prices. All proceeds will help support projects of the society.
141st McArthur Alumni Celebration at VCHS June 3
The 141st McArthur High School Alumni celebration will be held at Vinton County High School on Saturday, June 3. Social hour will be from 5 to 6 p.m., with dinner served at 6 p.m. Cost is $15 per person. To make a reservation, mail payment and year of graduation to Jean Dodrill Fowler, 64201 Ashmore Road, McArthur, OH 45651. All graduates of McArthur High School and their guests are invited to attend.
Sheriff Auction at Vinton County Fairgrounds June 3
Vinton County Sheriff Shawn Justice has announced that a Sheriff's Auction will be held June 3 and 4 at the Vinton County Fairgrounds. Numerous guns, vehicles, and other items will be up for grabs during the two-day event. Go to www.becknerauctions.com and click on the "Upcoming Auctions" option to view a list of items and photographs of those items.
VCHS Girls' Basketball Camp at Middle School June 5
The Vinton County High School girls' basketball coaches will hold a camp at Vinton County Middle School from Monday, June 5 through Thursday, June 8, from 9 a.m. till noon - for girls entering grades 3-7. Costs are as follows: For an individual, pre-registration fee is $45, or the fee on the first day of camp is $50. For multiple family members, pre-registration fee is $40 (per student), or the fee on the first day of camp is $45 (per student). With questions, contact Coach Barrell at 740-603-1856.
Bobby Patterson Benefit at VC South Elementary June 10
There will be a benefit for Bobby Patterson at VC South Elementary on Saturday, June 10. The event will include a chicken noodle dinner, Chinese auction, bingo, raffles, vendor fair, kids' games and dessert silent auction. The chicken noodle dinner is available for eat-in or carry-out from 12 to 2 p.m. Cost is $6 for chicken & noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, roll and drink. There will be a 20-game bingo starting at 1 p.m.; cost is $20, with bingo prizes valued at $50-$75 for each game. There is also a special $5 game. Chinese auction tickets are available from 12 to 3:30 p.m. with the drawing immediately following bingo. Kids' games will be going on from 1 to 3 p.m. The vendor fair will run from 12 to 4 p.m. Bobby was diagnosed with Stage IV lung cancer. Proceeds will help with expenses incurred with chemotherapy and radiation treatment, and loss of being able to work during treatment. The school is located at 38234 State Route 93, north of Hamden. Call 740-384-2731 or 740-339-2872 if you have questions, want to set up at the vendor fair, or would like to donate an item.
VCHS Baseball Coaches' Camp at VCHS June 12-15
Vinton County High School baseball coaches will hold a camp at the VCHS baseball field (rain days will be in VCHS Gymnasium), Monday, June 12 through Thursday, June 15. For students entering grades 4-6, camp hours will be 9 to 11 a.m.; and for those entering grades 7-9, camp hours will be 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Costs will be: For one family member, pre-registration fee is $30; or on first day of camp, $35. For multiple family members, pre-registration fee is $25 (per student); or on first day of camp, $30 (per student). With questions, contact Coach Barrell at 740-603-1856.
VC Local Board of Education Meeting June 19
The Vinton County Local Board of Education will meet on Monday, June 19 at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room at 307 W. High St., McArthur.