(OLNEY) Next week is 4-H Week in Richland County. There are scheduled events for mostly each day and night next Monday through Sunday, including a 4-H Quiz Bowl Night, a Bowling Night, a 4-H Green Day & Family Night, a Movie & Game Night, a Dodge Ball Tournament, an Open Gym Night, and the Annual 4-H Road Rally (Scavenger Hunt). Registration is required for 4-H members to take part in each of the various activities next week. Stop by the Extension Office in Olney or give it a call at 395-2191.
(OLNEY/NEWTON) With an urgent call for all eligible blood donors to get out and give blood, here’s the list of upcoming area blood drives : today (3/2/18) at the Salem High School from 8:15 to 2:00 : both today (3/2/18) and tomorrow (3/3/18) at the Blood Donation Center in Effingham – that’s both days from 7:45 to 2:15 : next Monday (3/5/18) afternoon at The Holiday in Olney from 2:00 to 6:00 : all blood types and platelets are very much needed.