Salvation Army co-ed basketball program taking registrations now

The Salvation Army’s co-ed basketball program is accepting registrations for youth in ninth through 12th grades.

Registrations can be made Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Nov. 15, or when full. A parent must be present to sign up.

There are fees charged for the program, with financial assistance available.

The Salvation Army is located at 1424 E. Market St., Huntington. For more information, call 356-348

Set governmental meetings for next week

The following are the governmental meetings which are scheduled to take place from Monday, Oct. 14, to Friday, Oct. 18:

Monday, Oct. 14
8:30 a.m. - Huntington County Board of Commissioners, Commissioners Room.
5 p.m. - Warren Town Council, Assembly Hall.
7 p.m. - Roanoke Board of Zoning Appeals, Roanoke Town Court Building.

Tuesday, Oct. 15
6 p.m. - Andrews Town Council, Andrews Municipal Building.
6:30 p.m. - Zanesville Town Council, Zanesville Town Hall.
7 p.m. - Roanoke Town Council, Roanoke Town Hall.

Faithful students

Photo by Rebecca Sandlin.

Students at Huntington Catholic School were honored for exhibiting the Christ-like virtue of faithfulness during an all-school liturgy on Friday, Oct. 4, at St. Mary Catholic Church. They are (front row from left) Victoria Aguirre, first grade; Benjamin Fettinger, second grade; Elin Mickley, third grade; and Genevieve Harrell, fourth grade; and (back row from left) Noah Stetzel, fifth grade; Josephine Kline, sixth grade; Henry Richert, sixth grade; Augustus Kline, seventh grade; and Adam Holzinger, eighth grade.

Compassionate kids

Photo by Rebecca Sandlin.

Huntington Catholic School recognized eight students for exhibiting the Christ-like spirit of compassion on Friday, Oct. 4, during an all-school liturgy at St. Mary Catholic Church. Pictured are (front row from left) Ozro Stepler, first grade; Claire Richert, second grade; and Rilynne Lewis, third grade; and (back row from left) Daniela Plascencia, fourth grade; Jesus Mendoza, fifth grade; Zella Jackson, sixth grade; Samantha Stetzel, seventh grade; and Jax Mickley, eighth grade.

Signups are on now for YMCA’s KIM League basketball and cheerleading

Lillian Winter drives up the court during a December 2018 KIM League game at the Parkview Huntington Family YMCA. Registration is open now until Oct. 13.
Photo provided.

This is the 55th year of KIM League Basketball and YMCA Cheerleading, and registrations are wrapping up soon.

Parkview Huntington Family YMCA KIM League basketball registration for boys and girls ages 3 through fifth grade divisions and cheerleading for third through fifth grades will close on Oct. 13.

The youngest basketball league for Pre-K (ages 3 to 5) and kindergarten practice and play on Saturday mornings at the YMCA. First and second grade is coed with practices one time per week and Saturday morning games at the Y.

Healing Waters holds revival mtgs.

Healing Waters Ministry is having a revival on Oct. 11 and 12, at 6 p.m. both nights and on Sunday, Oct. 13, at 10:30 a.m.

The speaker will be Rev. Ruby Couch, from Kentucky. Couch will bring the message along with music and testimonies.

Food will be served after the meetings and a freewill offering will be taken.

The public is invited to attend the revival.

Healing Waters is located at 5811W-606S, Huntington, in Mt. Etna.

Fall art exhibit begins at Crestwoods

Crestwoods Frame Shop and Gallery’s newest exhibit, “Welcome Fall,” opens with an artist reception on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Artists include John Hrehov, Gwen Gutwein, Austin Cartwright, Alan Larkin, Barbara Nohinek and Catherine Blyth.

Artists will be in attendance at the reception and refreshments will be served.

The “Welcome Fall”  art show will continue through Nov. 30.

Bellmont sweeps Lady Vike spikers

The Huntington North High School varsity volleyball team was swept by visiting Bellmont, 0-3, on Tuesday, Oct. 8.

Huntington North fell by scores of 13-25, 18-25, 12-25 to drop to 12-16 on the season.

Lauren Trickle led the Lady Vike offense with six kills and Morgan Robrock had 13 assists.

Alexa Spahr led in digs with 17 and Meg Camomile and Robrock each had two blocks.

Huntington North lost the junior varsity contest, 0-2, on scores of 11-25, 16-25.

Avery Drabenstot had two kills and Kianna Jennings had two assists.

Betty E. Moore

Betty E. Moore, 62, of Van Buren, IN, died Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at 3:35 a.m. at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, IN.

Mrs. Moore was a 1975 graduate of Eastbrook High School.

She was born June 19, 1957, in London, KY, to Robert W. and Geneva Tyree Gabbard.

No. 2 Homestead makes quick work of Vikings at tennis regional

State second-ranked Homestead marched through the Huntington North High School boys’ tennis team in a 5-0 win in the Carroll Boys’ Tennis Regional on Tuesday, Oct. 8.

The Vikings, finishing the season at 11-11, won only two games on the day as the mighty Homestead machine used only about 45 minutes to get the win.

Carson Kitchen at first singles lost 6-0, 6-1, while both Isaac Eckert and Jacob Daugherty were whitewashed at second and third singles, 6-0, 6-0. Eckert lost to Andrew Meier and Daugherty fell to Thaddeus Dressel.


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