Area briefs

Robert Malarkey

Robert Malarkey

Reunion set

ELIZABETH TOWNSHIP — The Elizabeth Township, Miami County School reunion will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Elizabeth Township Community Center, 5760 Walnut Grove Road, Troy. The event is for all graduates, teachers, bus drivers or anyone attending the school at any time.

Participants are asked to bring a covered dish and tableware, drinks will be provided.

For more information, call Phyllis Meek at (937) 776-2878 or Kathy Schaefer at (937) 339-7278.

Mentalist returns to Edison

PIQUA — Edison Community College brings the “World’s Greatest Mentalist,” Robert Channing to the Piqua campus at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 28.

This performance is open to the community and offered free of charge.

Robert Channing, most recently known for his triumphed appearance on America’s Got Talent, is renowned for his extrasensory perception (ESP). His often very funny show brings audience members right onto the stage to participate in mind games that will leave them guessing for days.

The event will be held in the Robinson Theater. Those interested in attending are encouraged to arrive early to reserve a seat. For more information about the event, contact Nate Cole at or call (937) 381-1555.

Troy Lions award scholarship

TROY — Madison Tebics of Newton High School in Pleasant Hill, was chosen as the Newton recipient of the Troy Lions Club Scholarship.

She will be majoring in nursing at Ohio University this fall. The scholarship was awarded based on application essays on the importance of community service. Tebics also was the Leo Club President, a service club sponsored by the Troy Lions. She recently attended a Troy Lions Club family picnic where she received her $500 scholarship. The check presentation was performed by Newton Leo Club adviser Scott.

Joint pain seminar set

TROY — A free joint pain seminar will be presented by Upper Valley Medical Center/Premier Health Thursday, Sept. 17, at the Crystal Room, 845 W. Market St., Troy.

This educational program will highlight information on a variety of joint health topics such as innovative surgical and non-surgical treatment options to help restore mobility and reduce pain caused by arthritis and other conditions. The seminar will include an open forum panel discussion and Q&A session with Orthopedic Surgeons Robert Malarkey, MD, and Mark Zunkiewicz, MD. Light snacks/refreshments will be provided. Registration/check-in will begin at 6:30 p.m. The presentation and panel discussion will follow from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

This seminar is open to the public, but seating is limited. Please register by calling CareFinders at 866-608-FIND (3463).

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