On Deck

Published 1:57 am Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Special Needs deer hunting, banquet

Special Needs Youth Sportsmen Inc. will conduct its annual deer hunting event and banquet for interested on Friday, Nov. 20, and Saturday, Nov. 21, at the Collins Career and Technical Center at Getaway.

Friday afternon activities include shooting range practice and safety education. Actual hunting will take place all day Saturday during the Ohio youth deer hunting special season.

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The free banquet for all will be held on Saturday at 6:30 p.m.

A youth hunting license and deer permit are required and all Ohio hunting regulations will be strictly followed.

All equipment and materials will be furnished for all participants.

For planning purposes, families are urged to pre-register by calling 740-646-6400 or 304-962-2709, or register on line at www.specialneedsyouth.org.


SOC boys & girls cage previews set

The Southern Ohio Conference girls’ basketball preview will be held Friday, Nov. 13, at Oak Hill High School.

Admission is $5. Home team is listed first. Here are the times and matchups:

5:00 South Webster vs. Ports. Notre Dame; 5:40 Valley vs. Eastern; 6:20 Northwest vs. Symmes Valley; 7:00 Ports. West vs. Ports. Clay; 7:40 Waverly vs. Green; 8:20 Minford vs. New Boston; 9:00 Wheelersburg vs. East; 9:40 Oak Hill vs. Western.

The SOC boys’ basketball preview will be held Friday, Nov. 20, at Lucasville Valley High School.

Admission is $5. Home team is listed first. Here are the times and matchups:

5:00 Valley vs. New Boston; 5:40 Minford vs. Green; 6:20 Wheelersburg vs. Eastern; 7:00 Northwest vs. Symmes Valley; 7:40 Oak Hill vs Sciotoville East; 8:20 South Webster vs. Western; 9:00 Waverly vs. Ports. Notre Dame; 9:40 Ports. West vs. Ports. Clay.

Schedule may change due to football teams in the playoffs.


FBC Faith & Fitness group instructions

The Faith and Fitness Center of the First Baptist Church in Ironton will be doing small group basketball instructions for grades 2-6.

Instruction sessions will be from 5-6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursday for the months of November, December and January.

For further information, contact Chris Barnes at (740) 532-1240.


EKFC travel soccer tryouts scheduled

The EKFC Club will be having tryouts for all boys and girls ages U8-U18 for the 2016 spring season.

Tryout is at Greenup County High School fields (196 Musketeer Dr, Greenup, KY 41144), Nov. 14: U10-U18 boys and girls from 1-3 p.m.

All youths should wear cleats and shin guards.

For more information please contact Marty Torgrimson at (606) 547-1358 or Laurie Willis at (740) 357-9336.


Reds’ tours

Cincinnati Reds’ clubhouse tours are from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Saturdays through March 19.

Admission for the general public is $34 adults, seniors 60 and older $30, students including those with a college ID is $30, kids ages 5-12 $20 and kids under 5 are free.

Museum member admission is $34 adults, $22 for seniors, $22 for students, $12 for kids 5-12 and kids under 5 free.