(OLNEY) Stop by the Olney Chamber of Commerce Office or the Olney City Hall and get your $12 ticket for tomorrow’s 2nd Annual Chocolate Tour. Running from 11:00 in the morning until 6:00 in the evening, there are an even 40 Olney businesses taking part, all sponsored by the Friends of Olney. A free Olney Chocolate Tour souvenir bag is included with a ticket purchase, but tickets are limited. Call the Chamber Office at 618-392-2241 or stop by at 216 East Main Street. Or stop by the Olney City Hall as well. Any remaining tickets will be on sale right up until the start of the Chocolate Tour tomorrow morning.
(OLNEY/NEWTON) With an urgent call for all eligible blood donors to get out and give blood at their earliest opportunity, here’s the list of upcoming blood drives in our region : this afternoon at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Newton from 1:00 to 6:00 : tomorrow at the Newton Community High School from 8:30 to 2:00 : Sunday morning at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church north of Dieterich from 8:00 to 12:00 : all blood types & platelets are very much needed to help replenish the very low blood supply in our region.
(NEWTON/OLNEY) There’s a couple of meetings coming up tonight. The Richland County Board’s regular monthly meeting for February is tonight in the County Jail Meeting Room in Olney, beginning at 7:00. The Richland County Board’s Finance Committee will meet an hour earlier at 6:00, also in the County Jail Meeting Room in Olney. Both of these meetings in Olney tonight are open to the public.