(NEWTON/OLNEY) The American Red Cross is still asking all eligible and/or first-time donors to get out and give blood at their next opportunity. Here’s the upcoming area drives : today (1/2/19) at the Blood Donation Center in Effingham from 12:15 to 7:15 : tomorrow (1/3/19) at the Blood Donation Center in Effingham from 12:15 to 6:45 : Saturday (1/5/19) at the Walmart Store in Flora from 11:00 to 3:00 : Sunday (1/6/19) morning at the St. Joseph Parish Center in Stringtown from 7:00 to 11:00 : next Monday (1/7/19) at the Noble Lions Club Building from 2:00 to 6:00 : all blood types and platelets are needed with a critical need for type “O” blood.
(OLNEY) The Christian Church of Olney will host Generation Now Night coming up this Sunday evening from 7:00 until 8:00. The inspirational night will include God’s Word for today’s Christians from Eber Whitehurst and current Christian music from Elijah and Amanda Keen. A contemporary service for all.
(NEWTON) The Newton Boy Scout Troop #156 has a fundraising “fish fry” coming up this Friday evening at the Newton VFW, with serving from 4:00 to 7:00. It’s $9 a plate for fish and all the sides, $12 for a plate of all fish. Call-in’s are welcome and delivery is available within the Newton city limits. Also, there will be bake sale items and the Scouts will have meat sticks for sale. All are invited out this Friday night to the Newton VFW.