NOW HIRING – (e. 8/4/21) Calhoun Banks in Glenville is hiring a full-time customer service representative (branch staff). We are looking for professional and motivated individuals who are interested in a career in banking. The branch staff consists of individuals who are trained to be multifaceted, assuming various duties and tasks, with a knowledge of all bank products to enable responses to customers with questions or concerns. Interested applicants may email their resume to: Applications@CalhounBanks.com or drop off their resume at any of our four locations (Grantsville, Glenville, Arnoldsburg, or Elizabeth). Any inquiries may call (304) 462-5051.
GRANTSVILLE POLICE CHIEF OPPORTUNITY - (e. 7/22/21) Town of Grantsville is looking for a Chief of Police. Police officer certification is a plus. Chief will be responsible for the municipality of Grantsville and its ordinances. Salary and budget to be discussed with interested parties. All interested applicants may send a resume and letter of interest to P.O. Box 146, Grantsville, WV 26147 Attn: Mayor or can be dropped off in person at the city office in Grantsville, WV. Any inquires may call 304-354-7500.
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETING - GLENVILLE-GILMER: AA Meeting Monday 7 p.m., Glenville Community Church, Walnut Street, Glenville.
ALL WIC APPOINTMENTS IN JULY BY PHONE -
The Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program is a supplemental food program for pregnant, post-partum, or breastfeeding women, infants, and children up to the age of five. WIC provides food, breastfeeding support and nutrition education to families in Calhoun County. To apply for the WIC Program or to receive more information call our local office at 304-354-6898 or our main
office in Parkersburg at 304-428-3688. WIC Clinic at 300 Mill Street, Grantsville every Wednesday from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. We are doing all appointments by phone for the month of July. Please call the office
if you have an appointment or a question about your benefits.
TEMPORARY CHANGE IN GRANTSVILLE OFFICE HOURS - Starting Monday July 12th through Friday July 23rd, the Town of Grantsville's office hours will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Regular hours will resume on Monday July 26th. You can still put your payments in the red box right outside of the door or mail them. Sorry for any inconvenience.
ONLINE BENEFIT AUCTION TO SUPPORT CALHOUN COUNTY LIVESTOCK PROGRAM - (e.7/19/21) See details here
CALHOUN LIBRARY CUPCAKE EVENT - Calhoun Public Library would like to invite you to stop by and decorate a cupcake! July 19th-23rd come in any time we are open, and decorate 2 cupcakes per person. All ages are welcome, all supplies will be provided. Current hours are, Monday-Tuesday 9 am-3 pm; Wednesday 10 am -5 pm; Thursday-Friday 9 am-3pm.
SATURDAY, JULY 24
ROUTE 33 WRESTLING RETURNS TO SPENCER - Route 33 Wrestling makes its long-anticipated return to the Spencer Armory on Saturday, July 24th. For more info see Route 33 Wrestling
HOLBERT FAMILY REUNION - Saturday, July 24th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Calhoun County Park Barn. Bring your favorite dish and enjoy the day.
HORSE SHOW - The Central WV Riding Club will host its regular open horse show in celebration of their 50 year anniversary on Saturday, July 24. The show will be held at Holly Gray Park in Sutton and begins at 5:00 p.m. Riders and spectators welcome.
SUNDAY, JULY 25
WARDER E. STUMP, SR. & ETHEL POLING REUNION - Sunday, July 25
at the Herb Smith Barn, located at the Calhoun County Park, Mt. Zion, WV. The building will be opened at 10:30 a.m. and lunch will be at 12 noon. Please plan to share your favorite recipe of meat, vegetable, salad, or dessert. Eating utensils, plates, cups, napkins, dinner rolls, condiments, sodas, water, and coffee will be provided. Two tournaments are planned: Corn Hole and BLOKUS. Recognition will be made for different categories. Events will be available for the smaller children. You may want to bring a folding chair for outside activities.
SATURDAY, JULY 31
BINGO - 20 Games - Raffles - Silent Auction Buy In Games - Concessions Saturday, July 31 at Arnoldsburg Community Building Doors open At 5:00 p.m. - Bingo starts At 6:00 p.m. For more information please contact Michele Sears at 304-655-8172.
RED-WHITE-BLUEGRASS - Featuring Ollom Brother's - Tallgrass and more. Gates open at noon. Tickets $15. Music starts at 3 p.m. at Boston's Farm in Pennsboro. For more in for see red-white-bluegrass
SUNDAY, AUGUST 1
ANNUAL WHTYSELL REUNION - Sunday, August 1 on Lower West Fork Valley (near Rocksdale) at the Whytsell Park, covered dish dinner at 1 p.m.
MONDAY, AUGUST 2
ANNUAL BOOK SALE - The Calhoun County Library will have its annual book sale starting August 2nd. Librarian, Amy Norman, says, "We will have a huge selection of books!" For more information you may call the Library at 304-354-6300.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 10
WET-DRY ELECTION - special election August 10, 2021 to approve or disapprove the sale of liquor in Calhoun.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 21
PROPST FAMILY REUNION - (Wesley and Millie/Wesley and Susie families) - At the Herb Smith Barn, located at the Calhoun County Park, Mt. Zion, WV. The building will be opened at 10:30 a.m. and lunch will be at 12 noon. Please plan to share your favorite recipe of meat, vegetable, salad, or dessert. Eating utensils, plates, cups, napkins, dinner rolls, condiments, sodas, water, and coffee will be provided. Two tournaments are planned: Corn Hole and BLOKUS. Recognition will be made for different categories. Events will be available for the smaller children. You may want to bring a folding chair for outside activities.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 22
CREMO COMMUNITY CHURCH HOMECOMING - Cremo Community Church will be celebrating their 104th year with a Homecoming Service on Sunday, August 22nd. Preaching services will be held with dinner on the grounds to follow. Everyone is invited to attend and enjoy the rich history of this old time church still sharing the Gospel in the Hills of West Virginia.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 28
MT. ZION OX ROAST - The real deal deep-pit barbecue, melt-in-your-mouth "ox" with all the fixins' on August 28.
BOSTON'S FARM SUMMER HEAT - Tickets $15. Gates Open 5 p.m. Music begins 7 p.m. Featuring Ryan Cain, WV's Premiere Rockabilly Band, and Ritchie County's own Midnight Outlaws. For more info see Summer Heat
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 4
ANNUAL CAL JARVIS REUNION - Saturday, September 4th at the Upper West Fork Park. Registration begins at 11:00 with a covered dish lunch at noon. Come and enjoy the day.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 11
THIRD ANNUAL HOOTENANNY - Featuring the Grammy Award Winners Kentucky Headhunters. Sat., Sept. 11 at at Boston's Farm in Pennsboro. for more info see Third Annual Hootenanny
WV MOLASSES FESTIVAL - Arnoldsburg Community Park, Huge Entertainment line-up.