Bellville area news briefs

Jared Chapter meeting April 6

BELLVILLE — The Jared Mansfield Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) will meet April 6 at 1:00 p.m. at the Ohio Genealogical Society (OGS) 611 State Route 97 W. Bellville.

Member Pat James-Hasser will present her program ‘Herbal Infusions and Vitamin Water.’ DAR is dedicated to historical preservation, promotion of education and patriotic endeavors. For information please call the Chapter Regent Joyce Vanatter at 941-224-4888.

Community Memorial and Patriotic Association meeting

MANSFIELD — The Mansfield Community Memorial and Patriotic Association Inc. will meet Apri 14 at 10 a.m. at the VFW Alfred I. Harrington Post 3494, Mansfield.

The post is located at 853 Ashland Road. This meeting will be to plan the Memorial Day parade and program.

Blood drive on April 17

BELLVILLE — There will be a blood drive April 17 in the community room at St. Paul Lutheran Church.

The drive will be from noon until 6 p.m. To schedule an appointment people may call Nancy Martin at 419-886-4420, or visit, sponsor code: StPaulLutheran.

School board financial reports may be viewed

BELLVILLE — The Clear Fork Valley Board of Education has completed the Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Statements according to generally accepted accounting principals.

These reports are available for public viewing at the Board of Education Office located at 92 Hines Avenue, Bellville, Ohio, 44813 during the hours of 7:30 A.M. and 3:00 P.M. on school days.