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Published 1:37 am Friday, September 16, 2016


CGLL baseball election

of officers to be Sept. 25

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The Coal Grove Little League baseball will conduct election of officers at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 25, at Coal Grove High School.

For further information, contact Bill Murphy at (740) 532-4371.




Ironton LL baseball board elections set Sept. 25

The Ironton Little League will conduct its annual general membership meeting at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 25, at the little league complex for the purpose of electing board members for the upcoming season.

All members in good standing with the league are eligible to vote and eligible for nomination to the board of directors.

For more information, contact the league president at (740) 533-7416, any current board member or visit the league facebook site at IrontonNationalLittleLeague



Annual John Jones golf

scramble set Saturday

The fourth annual John Jones Memorial Golf Scramble will be held Saturday at the Ironton Country Club.

The scramble is sponsored by the Coal Grove Lions Club. Fee is $150 for a team of three.

Registration is at 7 a.m. and tee-off is 8 a.m.

Proceed go toward providing meals for the less fortunate at Thanksgiving and Christmas as well as the Breakfast With Santa.

There will be free food and door prizes. Lunch is catered by Coal Grove Giovanni’s Pizza.

Interested team should contact Don Malone (606-922-7956) or Tom Carey (740) 479-1889 for more information.




Basketball officiating

class to begin Sept. 28

The Ironton and Portsmouth chapters of the Southeastern Ohio Basketball Officials Association are offering a class for beginning officials.

The class is a requirement for all new officials who wish to referee Ohio High School Athletic Association sanctioned games in grades 7-12. The class will begin on Wednesday, Sept. 28, and last approximately eight weeks. There will be 25 classroom hours and numerous scrimmages to work.

Cost of the class is $65. To register for the class, go to the OHSAA website (www.ohsaa.org). For any further information or questions, contact Dave Stamm at (740) 352-0928 or email davestamm@glockner.com or Chris Meenach at (740) 250-4316.



Waller Country Drive

to play Sept. 23 at K of C

The Tyler Waller Country Drive will perform live music from 8 p.m. to midnight on Friday, Sept. 23, at the Knights of Columbus Council No. 1405 in Ironton.

Admission is $5 per person.



Oak Hill to sponsor

men’s softball tourney

The Oak Hill Oaks’ baseball team will sponsor a men’s 18-and-older double elimination softball tournament Friday and Saturday, Oct. 1-2, at Oak Hill High School.

Fee is $160 per team. Tournament is open to the first eight teams to register. Awards given to first- and second-place teams.

Proceeds benefit the Oak Hill baseball team. To register or for further information, contact Jason Wright at (740) 418-0482.


Reds tickets

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