GIRLS SOFTBALL UMPIRES are needed in Blount County for the upcoming season. Those interested should contact Mikey Yarbrough at 205-238-4814. BLOUNT COUNTY SOFTBALL registration will begin soon at local parks throughout Blount County. Parks participating this year include Royal, Snead, Oneonta, Cleveland, Appalachian, Blountsville, Southeastern, and Locust Fork. For more information, contact a park representative. The league is open to players ages 5 and up. ONEONTA PARK AND RECREATION is now accepting applications for employment in city concession stands. Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 18 and applications may be picked up at Oneonta Rec Center or Oneonta City Hall. For more information, phone 625-3534. Applications must be returned by 4 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 3, for consideration. BLOUNT COUNTY GIRLS YOUTH BASKETBALL COACHES will meet Sunday, Jan. 23, at 2 p.m. at the Oneonta Rec Center. All coaches are asked to attend this meeting.