Pi Day 5K to benefit GCHS Math Department
A 5K race will be held on this Sat., March 17 at 9 a.m. starting and ending at the Glenville City Park on Main Street. Proceeds will go towards purchasing graphing calculators for the math seniors at GCHS. Contact Brittany Duelley (304.904.2993) for registration and an early paid registration guarantees a t-shirt!
FFA to have fundraiser at GCHS Thurs.
The Gilmer County Future Farmers of America will have a Ham, Bacon, and Egg Show & Sale at 6 p.m. on this Thurs., Mar. 15 at Gilmer County High School, according to a parent. The public is encouraged to attend.
Little Pioneer Wrestling to hold fundraiser
At 6 p.m. on this Fri., Mar. 16, the Little Pioneer Wrestling Club will be sponsoring its annual fundraiser — a Basket Bingo. Taking place at the Gilmer County Recreation Center, the doors will open at 5 p.m. and the bingos start at 6 p.m. The public is encouraged to attend.
Gilmer County BOE Meeting Rescheduled
The regular Gilmer County Board of Education meeting originally scheduled for Mon., March 12, has been rescheduled for next Mon., March 19 at 5 p.m. at the BOE Central Office.
The public is encouraged to attend because the proposed School Calendar Adjustments for 2017-2018 are up for approval:
Benefit Dinner for Kesslie “Buddy” Minney
There will be a benefit dinner from 12-to-5 p.m. on this Sun., Mar. 11, 2018 at the Gilmer County Firehouse to help with Kesslie “Buddy” Minney’s recovery following his Jan. 20 stroke. He’s a native Gilmer Countian and a decorate Arabian War Veteran. He and his large family always participate in this newspaper’s Annual Veterans Parade & Program, so now is the time to show our appreciation of him for his military service and continuing patriotism. The meal will be a ham dinner with all the fixins’ (by donation) and will be followed by a live auction at 2 p.m. Please come together and lend him a hand! Call 304.997.5190 or 304.904.8333 for more information.
Historical Society to hold Beans & Cornbread fund-raiser
From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on this Sat., Mar. 10, the Gilmer County Historical Society will sponsor a Beans & Cornbread Dinner as a fund-raiser at the Holt House Museum’s Annex. The Historical Society badly needs funding in order to maintain the historic house and the Annex’s Family History Archives. This announcement was made by Society Secretary Karen Pennebaker.