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Tuesday, September 10, 2013 8:41 PM

Free community dinner tonight

GROVER HILL – The Mt. Zion United Methodist Church will be having its free community dinner from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11. The menu includes chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy and all the trimmings. the church is located on Road 151 outside of Grover Hill.


Annual SWCD banquet Sept. 12

ANTWERP – The Paulding Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) will hold its 63rd annual banquet on Thursday, Sept. 12 at Grant’s Banquet Hall in Antwerp.

Jay Hendren, nationally recognized agricultural comedian, will be the evening’s entertainment. The evening also will consist of voting for board members, dinner, department presentations and door prizes.

Voting will be held from 5:45-6:45 p.m. with dinner served at 6:30.

Don’t have a ticket yet? It’s not too late. Just stop by the SWCD office today at the OSU Extension building at the county fairgrounds.


Parent-Professional Training planned

HAVILAND – A “Coffee & Dessert” Parent-Professional Training will be presented by the Parent Mentor Program and Western Buckeye.

The topic will be “Handling Behavior Challenges in Autism,” and will be held from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19. The event will be held at the Wayne Trace Jr./Sr. High School, 4815 SR 127, Haviland.

Attendees are to park on the west side of the building and enter through the triple set of glass doors.

There is no cost to attend these series of Parent-Professional Trainings. A certificate of attendance is available upon request. Pre-registration is preferred by contacting Cathy Ruiz, at 419-263-2512 or 419-399-4711, or email her at crub@trtutoacsc.org.


Military academy information night

FINDLAY – The office of Congressman Bob Latta (R-Bowling Green) will host a Military Academy Information Night for the 2014 academic year. The informational meeting will take place from 7-9 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 16 at Findlay High School library.

At the meeting, potential candidates will be advised of the congressional nomination process and have the opportunity to meet with representatives from the various military academies. Representatives from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy at King’s Point have been invited to attend.

Potential candidates may also obtain an application for a military service academy nomination at the meeting. Original applications are due Sept. 30. Completed applications will be due Oct. 15. For more information Congressman Latta’s office may be contacted at 419-354-8700.


Library board meeting changed

PAULDING – The regular September meeting of the Paulding County Carnegie Library Board of Trustees will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 16 at the main historic Carnegie library in Paulding.


Church to have booth at festival

PAULDING – The Payne St. Paul United Methodist Church will again this year be serving their foot long hot dogs and regular hot dogs (with or without coney sauce) at the Flat Rock Fall Festival from Sept. 20-22. Also, the new item added last year, which was frozen cheesecake on a stick, will be served again this year. Pop and water will also be sold.