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    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Team Red, White and Blue, a national veterans advocacy group, is organizing the Old Glory Coast to Coast Relay to raise awareness for their mission, which is to enrich the lives of returning veterans by connecting them to their communities through social and physical activity, according to Team RWB board member and relay crewmember Joanna Graham. Perry County native Emily Krueger, former captain in the Army, is involved in the Salem, Ore., chapter of RWB.

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    ROME – The Rome Volunteer Fire Department announced winners in a raffle held in conjunction with its annual hog roast Sept. 21. Prizes, donors and winners were:

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    TELL CITY – Deaconess VNA Plus blood-pressure and blood-sugar screenings will take place from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, at Twilight Towers in Tell City.

    Screenings will be conducted by a registered nurse and no pre-registration is required. For more information, call the Deanconess VNA Plus Tell City office at (812) 547-7967 or visit the website at www.deaconessvnaplus.org.

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    CANNELTON – Cannelton American Legion Post 142 Auxiliary is conducting a nonperishable food drive for local tri-state homeless veterans now through Thursday, Nov. 6.

    Donations may be delivered to the post home on Knight Street or to the Myers Grade School office. The school is open from 8 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Monday through Friday except for Oct. 24 and 27.

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    TELL CITY – Jaylen Avallone, 21, of Tell City has a taking-it-to-the-next-level request.

    She was recently named Miss Hoosier State Coed Queen for the Miss America Coed Pageant System in a Lexington, Ky., pageant, she said.

  • FULDA - The Trinity United Church of Christ in Fulda will have a rummage sale beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27.

    Sale items will be fall, winter and Christmas related.

  • TELL CITY - Dorothy Kessner of Tell City attended the wedding of her grandson, Frank Rynkiewich of St. Phillips, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Evansville, with a reception at Kokies Banquet Center in Evansville.

  • AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY UNIT 213 will meet for its monthly meeting, Wednesday, Sept. 17, at 7 p.m. at the post in Tell City. Charlotte Lindauer will preside and encourages all members to attend. Women interested in joining the group or who want to learn more about its work are also invited.

    THE MU GAMMA CHAPTER of Beta Sigma Phi will meet at 6 p.m. today at the Evangelical United Church of Christ. Hostesses for the evening will be Connie Berger, Velma Hubert, Lee Ann Riley and Pam Krieg.

  • TELL CITY – The Perry County farmers market is open 8 a.m. until sellout Saturdays and 4 p.m. until sellout Wednesdays. Markets will continue through fall. Anyone wanting to learn more can call 547-7933.

  • TELL CITY – Southern Indiana Biker Buds will host benefits for Dakota Boeglin this Saturday and next, Sept. 13 and 20.

    Dakota, 2, was diagnosed with hairy congenital nevi, which must be surgically removed due to a risk of cancer.

    Dakota’s family anticipates a minimum of 16 additional surgeries.

    • A dinner and silent auction will take place Saturday at the Sportsman Inn in Tell City. Pork chops, creek fries and green beans will be served at 11 a.m. for $8 a meal.

  • CANNELTON – The Cannelton American Legion Auxiliary is sponsoring its second annual Zombie Fest Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Cannelton Legion post home.

    Line-up will begin at 5 p.m. and a parade will begin at 5:15 p.m. Games and concessions will be available immediately after the parade. There will be concessions for sale and game tickets will be 25 cents each or five for $1. Age categories for the parade are birth to 6, 7 to 12 and 13 to adult. A first-place prize will be awarded in each category.

  • ROME – Family and friends of Eva Rose Miller are invited to attend an open house in honor of her 80th birthday from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, at Rome United Methodist Church in Rome.

    Cake and punch will be available.

    The family asks no gifts, only the presence of friends and family.

  • TELL CITY – The Tell City High School Class of 1956 will have a luncheon at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Patio Steakhouse in Tell City.

    All classmates and guests are invited. For more information, call (812) 547-7425 or (812) 547-5151.

  • TELL CITY – Former employees of Danner 3-D Discount Store are invited to a reunion from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, at Bill and Dave’s Smokin’ Pit at 1527 11th Street in Tell City.

    Spouses and family members of former employees are welcome to attend. Food will be available.

    For more information or to RSVP, call Melba Ayer at (812) 547-4521.

  • THE MU GAMMA CHAPTER of Beta Sigma Phi will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Evangelical United Church of Christ. Hostesses for the evening will be Connie Berger, Velma Hubert, Lee Ann Riley and Pam Krieg.

    THE TELL CITY CLASS OF 1966 GAL PAL lunch will be held at noon Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Patio restaurant in Tell City.

  • TELL CITY – The Perry County Democratic Party will host a “Meet the Candidates” event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the Perry County Democratic Headquarters at 12th and Rubens streets in Tell City.

    Candidates for Congress, State senate, state representative and county offices will be available.

    The event is open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

  • TELL CITY – Girl Scout registration will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 4 at William Tell Elementary.

    All girls who would like to join Girl Scouts may attend and sign up.

    Registration fee is $15. Scholarships are available if needed.

    For more information, call Sam Hess at (812) 547-6832 or send email to samhess@sbcglobal.net.

  • TELL CITY – The Lafayette Spring Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution will host its first meeting for the 2014-15 year at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the Tell City branch of the Perry County Public Library.

    The program topic will be NSDAR and the Penny Pines in the Hoosier National Forest, which began in Perry County.

    Presenting the program will be guest speaker Rita Dunlap, past regent of the Capt. Henry Vanderburgh Chapter in Evansville.

    The public is invited.

  • TELL CITY – Southern Indiana Biker Buds will host benefits for Dakota Boeglin Saturdays, Sept. 13 and 20.

    Dakota, 2, was diagnosed with hairy congenital nevi, which must be surgically removed due to a risk of cancer. Dakota’s family anticipates a minimum of 16 additional surgeries.

  • BIRDSEYE – Descendants of James C. and Hannah (Newton-Enlow) Faulkenburg are invited to a family reunion beginning at noon Sunday, Sept. 21, at Patoka Lake Shelter House No. 1.

    The children of James and Hannah include Ida, James, Leora Enlow, Mack, Ella, Charles Edward, Minnie and Essie Faulkenburg.

    Everyone is asked to take a covered dish and drinks. Lunch will begin at noon.