Weather

Friday: Partly cloudy. Late night showers or thunderstorms are possible. High of 72, low of 62.

Saturday: Scattered showers throughout the day. High of 83, low of 66. 

Fundraiser

On Saturday, Oct. 6, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., there will be a spaghetti dinner and auction fundraiser for Pathways Fellowship, youth program director Zac Anderson. The event will take place at the Cambridge VFW on E. Wheeling Ave. For more information or to make a donation, call Amy Workman at 740-995-3136. 

Barktoberfest

The Guernsey County Dog Shelter’s 2nd Annual Barktoberfest will be Saturday, Oct. 6, from noon until 4 p.m. Adoption fees have been waived, thanks to local family and business sponsors. Donations of blankets, towels, dry dog food, laundry soap, leashes, collars, dawn dish liquid and paper towels will be accepted. T-shirts will be available for purchase. There will be activities including mini golf, face painting, raffles and a lottery tree. Microchipping will be available for $20. Mid-East vet assisting and animal care will be on hand offering baths and nail trims. The dog shelter is located at 62824 Bennett Ave., Cambridge.

Office closed

Post Offices will be closed on Monday, October 8, in observance of the Columbus Day Federal Holiday. Only Priority Mail Express will be delivered that day. On Tuesday, October 9, normal mail delivery operations will resume and Post Offices will reopen.

Winterfest

Vendors are being sought for a "Winterfest" event planned for Dec. 1 at the Guernseys County Fairgrounds in Old Washington. For information, call Penny Williams at 740-439-5932.

Jefferson Township Trustees

The monthly meeting of Jefferson Township Trustees has been changed from Oct. 8 to Oct. 15.

Crafters needed

Cambridge Intermediate School (formerly North Elementary) is seeking crafters/independent consultants to participate in the school’s Fall Craft Bazaar. The Bazaar, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov. 10 will include vendors, concessions, raffles and a drawing. For information, call Jessica Dean at 740-255-2156.

Thought of the day

Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.

Matthew 5:9