Daily Life (September 17, 2014)

CGHS to host blood drive Sept. 25

The Future Business Leaders of America student organization at Canton-Galva High School will host an American Red Cross blood drive from 1:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Community Center, 100 W. McPherson, Canton.

Appointments can be made by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS or online at redcrossblood.org. A blood-donor card or driver?s license, or two other forms of identification, are required at check-in.

Individuals who are 17 years of age, weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate.

Marion Legion sets fish fry for Sept. 21

The James William Miesse American Legion Post 22 in Marion is having its fourth annual fish fry from 5 -7:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at the Marion County Lake Hall.

Everyone is welcome and encouraged to bring a friend.

The suggested donation is $10 per person.

Concert Sept. 27 at Marion Lake

A free summer?s end concert is planned from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, on stage at the beach area of Marion County Lake.

Glory Land Band, featuring Katrina Carey, Casey Jack?son, Steve Francis and Fred Fuller, will be performing. The concert will include favorites from the past.

Organizers encourage everyone to bring lawn chairs. The event will be outdoors, weather permitting.

MHS students offer

help to businesses

Students at Marion High School are looking for project opportunities as part of Community Service Day Sept. 25.

Marion businesses interested in having students help for the day, call Lisa Johnson at 620-382-2168.

HRC expanding weight room hours

The Hillsboro Recreation Commission will be expanding the hours the public can use the high school weight room, beginning Monday.

The weight room, located on the east end of the main building, will be open to adults age 18 and older from 6-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, according to Doug Fisk, HRC director.

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