State Route 302 closure is Sept. 17

WAYNE COUNTY — State Route 302, just east of North Firestone Road, will close Monday, Sept. 17 for culvert replacements.

The detour route for northwest motorists is state Route 302 to state Route 539, north on state Route 539 to state Route 604, west on state Route 604 to state Route 301, south on state Route 301 to state Route 302, and reverse for southeast motorists. The road is expected to reopen Friday, Sept. 28.

Doylestown Lions Club meets Sept. 11

DOYLESTOWN — The Doylestown Lions Club meets the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:15 p.m. at the American Legion Hall on Black Drive in Doylestown. The next meeting is Tuesday, Sept. 11.

The Lions will have fresh-made doughnuts for sale at the Doylestown Village-wide yard sales, Friday, Sept. 14, from 2 to 5 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 15, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Ohio Heartland Sheep Improvement Association to meet

MOUNT HOPE — The Ohio Heartland Sheep Improvement Association will be holding a meeting on Sept. 18 at 7 p.m. at the Mount Hope Event Center, 8076 State Route 241, Mount Hope. A panel of three new young shepherds (Willis Miller, Mount Hope; Wayne Miller, Apple Creek; and Edwin Yoder, Baltic) will talk about their new venture and learning experiences in the raising of sheep. There also will be a round table discussion and question and answer session. The meeting will be open to the public.

Railway closure this week

CSX Railway will close its crossing on County Road 95 (Coal Bank Road) to through traffic Tuesday, Sept. 11 through Saturday, Sept. 15 to do necessary repairs. The recommended detour is Bieri, Black Diamond and Galehouse roads.