(OLNEY) The Auxiliary of Carle Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney is now taking orders for its annual Geranium fundraiser, from today (4/2/18) 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.
(OLNEY) Here’s an entertainment note that our friend The Singing Blacksmith, Bryan Headley of West Salem, will be re-appearing on the Rural Heritage program on RFD-TV. Bryan’s “Forging A Traditional Iron Rose” show will air tomorrow afternoon, April 3, at 3:30, and will then re-air Saturday afternoon, April 7, at 2:00. Bryan’s final show, “Forging A Horseshoe Heart” will air Tuesday afternoon, April 24, at 3:30, and again Saturday afternoon, April 28, at 2:00. The RFD-TV Network can be found on Direct TV Channels 345 and 231, and on Dish Network. Check your satellite guide listings.
(OLNEY) There are a few meetings coming up for the City of Olney with all three meetings to be held at the Olney City Hall : the City’s EDA Revolving Loan Fund Committee meeting is Tuesday afternoon, April 3, starting at 4:00 : the City’s Plan Commission meets tonight (4/2/18) at 7:30 : the City’s Board of Appeals will meet tonight (4/2/18) at 7:00 : all three of the meetings at the Olney City Hall are open to the public.
(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 (4/2/18) at the Mason Christian Church Annex from 2:00 to 6:00 : today (4/2/18) at the Effingham Elks Club from 2:00 to 6:00 : tomorrow (4/3/18) at the Cumberland High School north of Greenup from 1:30 to 6:30 : Wednesday (4/4/18) at the Patoka High School from 9:00 to 2:00 : Wednesday (4/4/18) at the Mattoon VFW from 2:00 to 6:00 : all blood types and platelets are needed.