Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of articles on dairy bars through Adams County - sources of pride for many in the communities they serve.Last week, Crossroads Dairy Bar graced the front page of The People’s Defender with the first article in the series on dairy bars. This week the Locust Grove Dairy Bar is the focus, along with their famous footlongs.
Upcoming Events:West Union CU Church VBSThe West Union Church of Christian Union will hold the Wilderness Escape Vacation Bible School from July 21-25 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. For more information call 740-372-4111.Junior Deputy Boot CampThe Sheriff’s Office will host the Peebles area Junior Deputy Boot Camp from July 24 -...
Jace White of the Stirrin Up Dust 4-H Club recently submitted and was awarded a $150 grant proposal through the Ohio 4-H Foundation. ‘Operation Restore Our Flag’ became a reality.White was looking for a different non-livestock 4-H project for the 2014 year. His advisor, Kim Baker steered him toward the ‘My hands to Larger Service’ project. This was a new project in the 2014 4-H curriculum.
The Cherry Fork Presbyterian Women met in the social room of the church on Wednesday, July 2 at 7 p.m.Betty Jo Baldridge, hostess, read part of the Declaration of Independence, and she read about the Presbytery of Great Rivers in Peoria, Ill., telling us about a camp in Lexington, Ky., the Cathedral of Domain.Sarah Kay Blythe, secretary, read the secretary’s report. Ann Down, treasurer, read the treasurer’s report.Twelve members answered the roll c...
The Tri-State Bigfoot Group Investigative Team will be at the Gaslight Theater in Georgetown, 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, to present “Bigfoot in Brown County.” This is a free event hosted by the Brown County Public Library and open to the public for all ages. Come with your questions and possible sighting for the team. Free popcorn and a children’s craft will be provided.
The Ohio Valley RC&D has moved to a new location due to the closure of the south campus of Southern State Community College in Fincastle. Ohio Valley RC&D is now located 338 West Main Street, in Hillsboro, and the new phone number is (937) 402-3033. At the present time, SSCC email addresses may still be used for OVRCD employees, and include firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
The fifth annual Woodworkers/Woodcarvers Day will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 26, in front of the historic Brown County Courthouse, located 102 South Main Street in Georgetown.The Courthouse Square Association, Inc., sponsors this show and sale of woodcraft which highlights the works of local artisans, including Ken Liming, a teacher of wood skills at the Grant Career Center in Bethel. The Stihl chainsaw demonstration, featuring the talent of Mike Hopkins, will be...
The Brown County Republican Club will meet 7:30 p.m. Thursday July 31. The meeting will be held at the Southern Hills Career and Technical Center Board office building. All are invited to attend.
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