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Oakwood F.D. breakfast set
OAKWOOD – Oakwood Fire Department will host its annual breakfast from 7-11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30. The menu will include pancakes, sausage, biscuits and gravy. The station is located at 201 N. Sixth St., Oakwood.
Factory farm opponents to meet Sept. 2
PAULDING – The next meeting of those favoring “no more factory farms” will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2 at the Black Swamp Nature Center in Paulding. The guest speaker and consultant will be Vickie Askins from Wood County who, along with her husband, has recently filed a lawsuit against the ODA, the Ohio EPA, and the US EPA for violating the Clean Water Act.
Senior center to host garage sale
PAULDING – Paulding County Senior Center will hold a huge garage sale from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, Aug. 27-29, Everything sells for a donation. Proceeds go to the senior center. The senior center is located at 401 E. Jackson St., Paulding.
PAULDING – Paulding Chamber of Commerce will host a dedication program for the new Herb Monroe Community Park at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3.
Blood drive set
PAULDING – An American Red Cross bloodmobile will be held from 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 4 at Paulding United Methodist Church, 321 N. Williams St. in Paulding. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information.