(OLNEY) The Auxiliary of Carle Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney is now taking orders for its annual Geranium fundraiser, that’s today through Friday, April 13th. The three colors available are red, white, and pink, and the plants are priced at $5.50 each. The delivery / pick up date is set for April 26th. So call now or anytime today thru April 13th, at 618-395-7340, extension 4009 and order your Geranium(s) ASAP.
(NEWTON) The Jasper County Solid Waste Program is continuing with the dumpsters available weekday mornings available at the scheduled sites. That’s from 7:30 to 12:00 noon this morning (4/3/18) at the Wheeler site, tomorrow (4/4/18) at the West Liberty site, and Thursday (4/5/18) at the Rose Hill site. The Newton site, at the County Highway Building, northeast of Newton, is open Saturdays, from 7:00 to 3:30. Call 783-2915.
(OLNEY/NEWTON) 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 (4/3/18) at the Cumberland High School north of Greenup from 1:30 to 6:30 : tomorrow (4/4/18) at the Patoka High School from 9:00 to 2:00 : also tomorrow (4/4/18) at the Mattoon VFW from 2:00 to 6:00 : all blood types and platelets are needed to replenish low supplies.