Stories tagged with: Salvation Army

September 2, 2015 - 3:45pm
42 weeks 3 days ago

The sixth annual Cry Out America will be taking place in the next couple of weeks.

The event will be held at American Pride on Sunday, September 13 from 1:45 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.. Muskingum County Coordinator for Cry Out America, Amy Moore told us it is similar to a National Day of Prayer. She told us more about the event.

"One of the pieces that we do is we always honor first responders and so there'll be a piece at the beginning of that." Moore Said, "Every law...

August 19, 2015 - 2:34pm
44 weeks 3 days ago

On September 4, the stage will be set at the Salvation Army. 

The Renner Theatre will perform, "RoadTrip U.S.A." taking you back to the 1960s, at the Salvation Army's annual Dinner Theatre. The show follows two men on their journey to San Francisco. Co-producer of the show, George Patterson said it's a musical journey. 

"The performance has a message with it as well," Patterson said. "Without giving too much away of the show, the gentleman who...

May 26, 2015 - 5:06pm
1 year 4 weeks ago

Children's Services and Christ's Table are preparing for their 4th annual Pie in the Face event.

Local celebrities, including Mayor Jeff Tilton and Sheriff Matt Lutz, will take a pie to the face this Thursday afternoon, but they're taking it all for a good cause. A drawing was held Tuesday to find out who would be tossing those pies at their favorite "celeb."

"This year we're up to I think about 23 pie faces and some different agencies have joined in," said...

March 27, 2015 - 4:44pm
1 year 13 weeks ago

The Salvation Army is having its bi-annual craft bazaar Saturday.

Over 40 vendors have bought tables inside the Salvation Army's gym. Each vendor bought a spot for $20.
Salvation Army Employee, Dustin Redmond, explained what all of that money will go towards.

"The proceeds from the craft bazaar goes back to the women's auxiliary to help with the Salvation Army's operations," Redmond said.

Vendors will be set up in the gym from 9 a.m. Until 3 p.m. Saturday....

March 10, 2015 - 7:21am
1 year 15 weeks ago

Top Stories for Tuesday, March 10, 2015:

2 Indicted in Elderly Couple Murder

TUSCARAWAS COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - 29-year-old Robert Clark and 21-year-old Jeffrey Stewart are both facing charges in the slayings of 88-year-old Doyle Chumney and his 79-year-old wife, Lillian from Tuscarawas County. An indictment released Wednesday charges Clark with multiple counts of aggravated murder with death penalty specifications for using a gun. Stewart's aggravated murder...

March 9, 2015 - 4:32pm
1 year 15 weeks ago

For the fourth Friday in a row, the Salvation Army invites anyone and everyone to its "Friday Night Family Night."

The event came through planning meetings of doing something for the people in the shelter. The Army's Dustin Redmond said they wanted to give everyone the opportunity to join in the fellowship of the Salvation Army.

"We wanted kids to have something to do on Friday nights, and anybody who doesn't feel like they have a family, we want them to know we...

February 17, 2015 - 6:24pm
1 year 18 weeks ago

The dangerously cold conditions are an espeically serious problem if you are homeless.

The Salvation Army is trying to house everyone who doesn't have a place to go. The army has 14 men's beds, six women's and two family rooms. At the moment the shelter only has a few more spaces left, but Shelter Manager, Karen Walker, said they will find a place for anyone who needs shelter.

"Instead of staying out in the cold please come see us, give us a call, whatever. If we can't keep...

February 10, 2015 - 9:17pm
1 year 19 weeks ago

 Wednesday afternoon the Salvation Army is giving people a chance to satisfy their sweet tooth.

The army is selling 38 dozen sugar coated cookies. The Women's Auxiliary Group made 185 dozen cookies to raise money for the winter Coats for Kids drive. Employee, Dustin Redmond said the army relies on the Women's Auxiliary Group.

"Without the women's auxiliary we probably wouldn't be able to do 50-75 percent of the things that we do here, so everything that they do benefits...

December 12, 2014 - 6:53pm
1 year 28 weeks ago

 Students from Maysville High School's service learning class took a break from school Friday morning to help out the Salvation Army.

The students put together more than 1800 boxes Friday to be used over the holiday season for Christmas distributions.

"What we're doing today is we brought down our service learning students to come out to help the salvation army," stated Katie Sidwell, a Maysville High School teacher. "Get them a day out of school to really...

December 9, 2014 - 5:02pm
1 year 28 weeks ago

The figures are out. The annual SOUPer Bowl raised over $13,000 for local charitable organizations.

Fellowship of Christ's Community, Christ's Table, Muskingum County Center for Seniors, Eastside Community Ministries and the Salvation Army all received $2,640. Co-Chair Mary Burkhart said the funds will help provide for thousands of meals for Christ's Table.

"I think the best way to describe this is this translates into 10,000 meals for Christ's Table, so I think that pretty...

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