- Your News
The Pike-Land Quilt Guild will meet Monday, Sept. 16 at the Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church. The program will be the Joan Abbit trunk show. Bring a lunch, refreshments will be served. The hostesses will be Pam, Nancy K., Wilma and Connie. For more information contact Marge Gray at 573-242-3306
The family and friends of Jim Cole are requesting the honor of your presence at the Jennings Frankford Opera House on Saturday, Sept. 7 at 4 p.m. There will be food, live and silent auctions, live music (country and bluegrass) local talent.
The Louisiana Alumni and Friends Association will meet on Saturday, Sept. 7 at 9:30 a.m. at the First Christian Church fellowship hall. This meeting is open to anyone who has attended Louisiana schools or is interested in the schools.
The Louisiana Rotary Club barbecue will be on Sept. 13 from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. it will be held in the Pike County Memorial Hospital Parking Lot. The menu is Brown Bag Lunch or Sandwich. Brown bag includes Pork Burger, Hamburger or Brat, Chips, Cookies and Drink $6 or Sandwich only $4. Proceeds to Benefit Rotary Youth Programs, Rotary Exchange Student; RYLA Leadership Camp; Interact High School Rotary Club.
Storch Ford-Mercury and the Louisiana Bulldog Boosters are partnering to help raise $6,000 as part of Ford Motor Company’s Drive One 4 UR School program. The fund raiser will be held Saturday, Sept. 14, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Louisiana High School.
For everyone who test drives a new vehicle, $20 will be donated to the Bulldog Boosters.
The Ashburn rural volunteer fire department will hold a turkey shoot on Sun., Sept. 15 starting at noon, located at Ashburn fire station, take Hwy. 79 18 miles south from Hannibal, or 14 miles north 79 from Louisiana to Rt. TT, go one mile, the fire station will be on the left side of Rt. TT. Ammunition furnished for each shoot 7-10, 20 and 12 gauge. Prizes: Ham, pork loin, turkey and bacon. Paper targets are used. There will be food and drinks available. All proceeds will go to the Ashburn rural volunteer fire department to help with their operating expenses, and to purchase new and up-to-date equipment. NO alcohol allowed.
The Immanuel Baptist is sponsoring “Singing in the Park”, Sun. Sept. 15 at 2:30 p.m., with Doxology (Paul and Aleta Mills and Larry Siliven former HLG employees) a Southern Gospel Trio from Hannibal. Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy the music. Please bring lawn chairs for more comfortable seating.
The Pike County democrats will meet Thursday, Sept. 19 at 6:30 at Bella’s Frigento Restaurant in louisiana. Upcoming parades, regional county meeting and other buisness will be discussed. Call 573-470-0325 for reservation.
The Clarksville Garden Club is having its annual family picnic on Sept. 26 at noon. at the home of Maisie and Harlow Keeser. Club members are to bring a vegetable or dessert. Club will provide the fried chicken, drinks, and dinner service ware. Call Maisie 573-485-3839 for information and directions. Address is 26168 Highway WW, Eolia.