Harmar Days + AG Yost Marietta Trip + Abortion Lawsuit

Hello again, friends! It’s me, Christopher Schmitt, your host of the Marietta Daily. Let’s get this Sunday started off right, with a quick guide to everything you need to know about what’s happening these days in town.

First, today’s weather:

An afternoon thunderstorm. High: 73 Low: 65.

Here are the top stories today in Marietta:

  1. Harmar Days wraps up later today! Come down for the festivals. (Visit Marietta Ohio via Facebook)
  2. Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost was in Marietta on Friday. He met with community leaders. (Marietta Times)
  3. The ACLU and Planned Parenthood are suing Ohio claiming that they’re violating due process rights for abortion clinics. (Statenews)Statenews

Today in Marietta:

From my notebook:

  • Visit Marietta Ohio: “Brick streets and bagpipes, check out Harmar Days in Harmar Village – Marietta, Ohio, continuing today and tomorrow. #saveharmarbridge”
  • Memorial Health System: “Congrats to the following for being recognized in this year’s Readers Choice Awards. We are so proud of our teams for their continued dedication to our communities, friends, and families! #CaringForYOU #ExpectMore #RegionalHealthSyste…” (Memorial Health System via Facebook)
  • Marietta/Belpre Health Department: “Come out and see us at the Belpre Homecoming August 4th and 5th! We will have our booth set up in the vendor tent! Booths open at 5pm both days! This is a great opportunity to get to know us, what we offer, and ask any questions you may …” (Marietta/Belpre Health Department via Facebook)
  • Marietta/Belpre Health Department: “We will be in Belpre Wednesday, August 3rd! 8:30am to 11:30am! Walk-ins are welcome for flu and Covid-19 vaccinations! If you are wanting other immunizations or back to school shots, please call ahead. 740- 373-0611!Location: 715 Park Dr…” (Marietta/Belpre Health Department via Facebook)

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Now you’re in the loop and ready to start this Sunday. I’ll be back in your inbox tomorrow morning with another update!

Christopher Schmitt

About me: Hey there, I’m the community publisher for Patch.com/marietta. I’ve lived in Marietta for most of my life. I graduated from Ohio University’s EW Scripps School of Journalism in 2014. I wrote for a community newspaper before moving to New York to be a national correspondent for IHeartRadio. I’m looking forward to bringing my experience back home with me and providing Marietta with the outstanding journalism she deserves. You can email me at christopher.schmitt@patch.com or call me at 740-516-4969.

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