Cemetery clean-up underway


NEWBERRY TWP. — Fall cemetery clean-up will run from October 1 through October 14.

Please remove all decorations that you wish to save by October 14 in all cemeteries maintained by Newberry Township. The cemetery staff will begin removing old arrangements Monday, Oct. 17. New fall arrangements in vases attached to monuments or fall saddles will not be removed. Other new arrangements may be placed November 1.

Newberry Township cemeteries are:

Highland – High Street, Covington

Greenville Creek – Buckneck Road, Bradford

Freidens – Corner of Versailles and Bradford-Bloomer Road, Bradford

Union Church – Union Church Road, Covington

Arnold – State Route 36, Covington

Priest – McMaken Road, Covington

Johnson – State Route 41, Covington

Lutheran Church – Miami-Shelby County Line Road, Covington.

All artificial arrangements must be in a vase, hanging device, or on a monument saddle. Please put the deceased name and a contact person on the bottom of a saddle (in a permanent manner) so identification can be made if it is blown off the monument.