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By Staff | Feb 24, 2010

Cystic Fibrosis Classic

The ninth annual Battle Against Cystic Fibrosis All-Star Basketball Classic will be Friday night, April 2, at Parkersburg South High School. The game pits high school seniors from Ohio and West Virginia in both girls and boys all-star basketball games.

The girls’ game will start at 5:30 p.m. with the boys game following at approximately 7:30 p.m.

NM?Baseball and Softball Signups Scheduled

The New Martinsville baseball and softball Little League signups will be held at the Lewis Wetzel Family Center on Feb. 27. For more information, contact Ron Nice at 304-455-5078.

WV Hunter Education Course

A West Virginia Hunter Education Course will be held on March 6 and 7 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Saturday and from 1 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. on Sunday. The class will take place in the Mollohan Center at the Wetzel County 4-H camp grounds. Each student must bring proof of identification.

Included in the training will be basic gun safety, information about the different types of firearms and ammunition, archery, wildlife management, shooting, person safety and survival, game care, and hunter responsibility. This course is open to the public. To register, please call 304-455-4433. Or send and e-mail to wetzelcountyhe@suddenlink.com. Lunch will be served on Saturday.

OVAC?Softball Coaches

Meeting Rescheduled

The OVAC Softball Coaches mandatory meeting that was scheduled for Feb. 21 has been postponed until March 7 at 3 p.m. at the Linsly School Library.

Papa John’s Tournament

Parkersburg High School is hosting the Papa John’s Classic Boys’ Basketball Tournament March 12-14 at Memorial Fieldhouse. Therewill befour divisions: fourth grade, fifth grade, sixth grade, and a combined seventh and eighth grade. Entry fee is $75 and includes three games.

In addition to games, there will be athree-point shootout and a free-throw skills competition.

Please contact Kathleen Grossenbacher at 304-893-5484 to register by Monday, March 8.