NP 30th Class Reunion
North Posey Class of 1982 will hold a 30th Reunion on Sat., Aug. 11 from 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. at RiRa’s on Evansville’s Riverfront one block west of Casino Aztar. Cost is $27.50 per person. RSVP and questions please contact Robb Webb at firstname.lastname@example.org, Jerri (Hill) Hatfield at email@example.com
Mount Vernon High School Freshman Orientation will be held July 31, 2012. The orientation will be held in the MVHS Performing Arts Center from 6:30 – 8 p.m. Iincoming MVHS freshmen are invited to attend.
Adsisory board to meet
The Posey County Community Corrections Advisory Board meets on Monday, September 10 and Monday, November 19 (due to Veteran’s Day). The PCCCAB normally meets on the second Monday of every odd month at noon at 208 Main Street, Second Floor, in Mount Vernon, Ind. For more information, please call (812) 838-1327.
NP Class of ‘97 Reunion
North Posey class of “97” will hold their 15 year class reunion on Sat., Aug. 25 at the Red Wagon in Poseyville, Ind. at 6 p.m. Buffet is $18/person, please RSVP to Emily Maier-Stevens at firstname.lastname@example.org or Stephanie Thornburg-Kennedy at email@example.com.
Back to School Blitz set
Mount Vernon Nursing and Rehab, 1415 Country Club Road, will host its “Back to School Blitz” on Friday, August 3, from 2-4 p.m. Refreshments will be served while basic school supplies–pencil pouch, pencils, pens, glue, scissors, highlighters, erasers, rulers, markers, colored pencils, crayons, paper, & folders–are given away. Drawings will also be held for one Mom’s Day Spa Basket and two backpacks filled with supplies.
Relay to update survivor list
The Mount Vernon Relay for Life committee is updating its survivor mailing list. If you are a cancer survivor and live in Posey County or know of a Posey County resident who is a cancer survivor, please send name and address to: Relay for Life, P.O. Box 633, Mt. Vernon, IN 47620 or firstname.lastname@example.org
River Days Parade to honor
This year, the Mount Vernon River Days committee wants to honor all Posey County teachers. If students want to honor a specific teacher in the parade, or a classroom or the entire school wants to be in the parade, they are welcome. Please see the page entry form on this week’s Business Page.
Back-to-school help is here
For many families, back-to-school is a mixed blessing— but it’s expensive however you look at it. If you or someone you know needs help, backpacks with grade-appropriate supplies will be given away on Monday, August 6, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Tuesday, August 7, from 1—6 p.m. at Hedges Central Building, Entrance #11 (Black Township Parks & Rec Community Center) in Mount Vernon. Appointments are needed. Students must accompany parents. Picture ID and proof of address are required. Call 812-838-6875 or toll-free at 1-877-838-6868.
Relay mums available
Relay for Life teams from St. Francis and St. Paul’s are selling locally-grown 9 inch mums for $8 each, to benefit Relay for Life. They are taking orders now through September 1 with delivery on September 8. Like us on Facebook and check out our page for color information.