Category: Marion County

Walkers sought for Hunger Crop Walk at Marion County Lake

Walkers are wanted for the 2014 Hunger Crop Walk starting at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 5, at Marion County Lake. According to organizers, Crop Walks support the overall ministry of Church World Services, helping hunger-fighting development efforts in more than 80 countries. The walks provide people with seeds and tools to wells and water systems and technical training and […]

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Marion prepares for Old Settlers? Day Sept. 26-27

?Marion County Heroes…Past and Present,? is this year?s theme for the 103rd annual Old Settlers? Day parade starting at 11 a.m. Saturday. Old Settlers? Day events begin at noon Friday with a golf tournament. Several activities planned for Saturday include a 5K run at 8 a.m., the parade, a picnic from noon until 1 p.m., games beginning at 1 p.m., […]

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