Writer’s group rescheduled
The nonfiction writers’ group meeting has been reset for Sunday, Sept. 30, 1:30 p.m. at the Alexandrian Public Library, in Mount Vernon.
Posey bands excel
In week two of the Indiana high school marching season, North Posey High School was the first school to march in competition at the first invitational hosted by Evansville Harrison High School in the new Romaine Stadium.
The Vikings, performing in Class A, took home a second place trophy. Second year Drum Major, Curtis Cleek, also, received his first caption award for Best Drum Major. After competing in Evansville, the Vikings headed back to Poseyville to host the twenty-first annual Field of Dreams invitational. There the Vikings performed in exhibition, not competition, for a score before the judges.
The Mount Vernon band performed in Class AAA at North Posey. The Wildcats received a first place trophy. Other caption awards received by Mount Vernon were Best Auxiliary and Best Percussion.
Stewartsville Chowder is Oct. 6
Stewartsville United Methodist Church will be holding its annual chowder Saturday, October 6th. Serving will begin at 4 pm. Bring your container for carry-out or dine in the basement where chowder, hot dogs, hamburgers, pie, cake, and drinks will be served. Whole pies and cakes will also be available.
Boy Scout run/walk set
Boy Scout Troop 387 will host a 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, September 29 during Autumnfest. We hope to make this an annual event. A Facebook event has been created under: Boy Scout Troop 387-5K Run.
Fire station open house
Come check out the Poseyville Fire Station and meet the members on Sunday, Oct. 7.. We will have the Survive Alive house, Snow Cones, Popcorn, Sparky the Fire Dog and a Bounce House. Bring the kids and grandkids and come learn about Fire Safety. For the adults we will have a Chinese Auction, although you can have popcorn and snow cones too.
Viking night is Thursday
It is Viking night at North Posey Junior High on Thursday. This is a spirit filled day for the students filled with games and competitions to support the football, volleyball and cross country teams.
MVHS Class of 87 to meet
Please plan to attend the Mount Vernon High School 25-year reunion at Hawg ‘n Sauce Patio at 6 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 22. The cost is $25 per person. Please confirm reservations by sending your $25/person or $50/couple to: Donett (Heberer) May at 4 Old Orchard Road, Mount Vernon, Ind. 47620. Please make checks payable to “Class of 1987.” If you have questions, please call 838-8871, or email: email@example.com.
Be sure to join our MVHS-Class of 1987 Alumni Facebook Group.
MVHS Class of 67 to meet
Mount Vernon Class of 1967 will be having their 45-year reunion Sept. 22 at Western Hills Country Club in Mount Vernon. Reunion starts at 6 p.m., dinner at 7:30 p.m. For those who have not received an invitation or with questions, call Stan Billman at 453-3203 or John Stephan at 449-5000.
Historical Society to meet
The Posey County Historical Society will have its meeting on Saturday, Sept. 22 at 10 a.m. in the Historical Society Room (Door 4) at Hedges Central. The room will be open from 8:30 a.m. until meeting time for those who want to browse the collection.