FFA, alumni speed pull at fairgrounds
The Marietta FFA and Alumni seventh annual speed pull will be held Saturday at the Washington County Fairgrounds. Farm stock tractors start at 10 a.m. and hot stock tractors, trucks and semis start at 6 p.m. Admission is $5. Concessions will be available. Sign-up starts an hour before the scheduled start times.
For information: Kyle Hartline, 236-0263.
Karaoke Night at Cutler Center Sat.
A Karaoke Night will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Cutler Community Center. Participants should bring their own CDs. Food can be purchased at the canteen.
For information: Jim Blair, 374-8496.
Annual Relay League Field Day
The Marietta Amateur Radio Club will participate in the annual American Radio Relay League Field Day Friday through Sunday. The event is an exercise to test the ability of radio operators to communicate under less than ideal conditions. Across the country, thousands of groups will establish emergency-powered temporary stations and communicate over 24 hours. The local site will be Jackson Park in Marietta. The public is invited to visit between 3 and 5 p.m. Saturday.
For information: Ralph Matheny, 374-8637.
movie to be shown
The movie "Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure" will be shown at 7 p.m. Saturday at St. John's Evangelical Church, 312 4th St., Lowell. There is no charge.
Caldwell Elementary closing for summer
Caldwell Elementary School will close for the summer on Friday. Summer hours are 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. each day. Those who have not received a child's report card should call or stop by the office. After Friday, the report cards will be taken to the administrative office until Aug. 1. Lost and unclaimed articles of clothing or lunch boxes will be donated to charity after Friday.
Life Line screening Wed. at Post 64
American Legion Post 64 will host Life Line Screening Wednesday at 812 Beverly Place, Marietta. Those attending can be screened for the risk of having a stroke or bone fracture. Pre-registration is required. To schedule an appointment, call 1-877-237-1287.
From local reports