Sara Swaim and Eduardo Olivares were married on Jan. 5, 2019 in Quillota, Chile. Sara is the daughter of Jeff and Linda Swaim of Athens. Eduardo is the son of Eduardo Olivares and Sandra Barra of Quillota, Chile.

Glouster Community Free Market, Saturday, Jan. 18, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Trimble High School cafeteria.Giveaway of clothes, food, toiletries and more for families in the Trimble Twp. area. Items distributed on a first-come-first-served basis.Open Ohio community conversation event, Thursday, Jan. 2…

Renee Middleton will speak during the 11:30 a.m. worship service this Saturday, Jan. 18, at the Athens Seventh Day Adventist Church, 171 Morris Ave. A fellowship meal will follow.

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Cedarville University has announced its dean's list and dean's honor list for fall 2019. Locals named to the dean's list (GPA of 3.5 or higher) were: Alexis Long of Logan, Logan Ball of Little Hocking and Hope Moore of McArthur. Students named to the dean's honor list (GPA of 3.75 or higher)…

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Katie Gustafan of Nelsonville has been named to the Ohio Wesleyan University’s fall semester dean’s list. To qualify, students must earn a GPA of 3.5 or better.

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Nelsonville American Legion Post 229 will host a community breakfast of sausage gravy, biscuits and home fries on Saturday, Jan. 18 from 8-10 a.m.at the post.Glouster Community Free Market, Saturday, Jan. 18, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Trimble High School cafeteria. Giveaway of winter clothing, health…

With over 100 species of edible varieties in the world, carrots are a root vegetable rich in history and beta carotene. While we tend to associate carrots with the color orange, this hue didn’t become the norm until the 17th Century. Domesticated in modern day Iran and Afghanistan more than …

The Ohio University Credit Union (OUCU) received a 2019 WebAward for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development in the Financial Services Standard of Excellence category from the Web Marketing Association.

Former WOUB Public Media student and Ohio University graduate Taylor Mirfendereski has been appointed to the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) Board of Directors. Mirfendereski, who graduated from the Honor’s Tutorial College with a journalism degree, is now an investigative/special …

Students earning all A’s for the 2nd grading period at Trimble High School include: Grade 9 — Cassidy Cossu, Tyler Jordan, Pearl Snyder; Grade 10 — Silas Andrews, Cody Braglin, Riley Campbell, Sophia Ives, Alison McCoy, Jacob McCoy, Jayne Six; Grade 11 — Connor Lenigar, Jayanna Smith, Riley …

McDougal Church will hold a gospel sing on Friday, Jan. 10 at 6 p.m. Bring a couple songs to share. Everyone is welcome.

Washington State Community College has announced its president’s and dean’s list recipients for the 2019 fall semester. Students must carry a minimum of 12 credit hours and attain a 4.0-grade point average (GPA) to receive President’s List honors or a minimum 3.5-3.9 GPA for Dean’s List reco…

Craft Workshop for Kids: No Sew Fleece Pillows, Thursday, Feb. 6, 4:30-5:30 p.m., The Plains Public Library,free. Join us at The Plains Public Library to make a no-sew fleece pillow for yourself or your valentine. Free. 4:30-5:30 p.m. 14 S. Plains Rd.DIY: Seed Mosaics, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 5-6 …

The 2019 financial report for the Athens County Public Libraries is complete and available for inspection at the office of the fiscal officer, 95 W. Washington St., Nelsonville weekdays between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. A copy of the report can be provided upon request.

Capital University in Bexley, Ohio has three lists denoting academic distinction among full-time, degree-seeking students: the President’s List, Provost’s List, and Dean’s List. In order to be named to the Dean’s List, full-time, degree-seeking students must have achieved a grade point avera…

The American Red Cross will hold a meeting for people who may be interested in becoming Red Cross volunteers. The meeting is set for Saturday, Jan. 18 at 11 a.m. at the Red Cross building, 100 S. May Ave. in Athens. Volunteers are especially needed to take calls and contact disaster voluntee…

The Meigs County Board of Health meeting will take place Jan. 14, 5 p.m., in the conference room of the Meigs County Health Department,112 E. Memorial Drive, Pomeroy.Glouster Community Free Market, Saturday, Jan. 18, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Trimble High School cafeteria. Giveaway of winter clothing…

Craftivism for Kids and Teens: Kindness buttons, magnets, and stickers, Thursday, Jan. 16, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Nelsonville Public Library,free. Every third Thursday.Monthly storytime for adults with Librarian Todd, Thursday, Jan. 16, 7-8 p.m., Athens Public Library,free. Relax with refreshments …