The annual American Legion Post 932 Mother’s Day Breakfast is coming up this Sunday morning with serving from 7:00 to 11:00 in Ste. Marie. Includes a great menu priced at only $6 for adults and $3 for children. All proceeds go towards the Jasper County Boys and Girls Park in Newton. All are invited.
A Rotary Cookout is coming up this Saturday at the Olney Rural King, with serving from 10:00 until 2:00. Includes pork burgers, brats, hot dogs, chips, soda, and water. All proceeds will benefit the Rotary Club of Richland County local projects and The Rotary Foundation. All are invited to stop by.
The 2nd Annual Jeanette Coleman Memorial Fishing Tournament is this coming Saturday with sign up from 7:00 to 10:00 in the morning at The Boar’s Nest, just outside of Ste. Marie. The weigh-in is at 4:00 with various awards presented. The cost is $20 per two man team. A BBQ meal afterwards for everyone, fishermen or not. All proceeds go to The Bend Community Club. Any questions, call 618-354-1713.
The Newton Police Department and its K-9 Unit will host a fundraising pork burger sale this Friday at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Newton with serving from 11:00 to 1:00. Includes pork burgers at only $3 each with drive-thru pick up or delivery available. Pre-order by calling the NPD at 618-783-4500. All proceeds will benefit the K-9 Program at the Newton Police Department. All are encouraged to help out.
With an American Red Cross “urgent call” in place for all eligible blood donors to get out and give blood, here’s some upcoming blood drives : today at the Toledo Christian Church from 2:00 to 6:00 : Wednesday at the KC Hall in Teutopolis from 1:00 to 6:00 : Thursday at the Olney VFW from 1:00 to 6:00 : all blood types and platelets are very much needed to replenish low regional supplies.