By Kay Braddock
What started out as supply room chatter has turned into a cookbook fundraising effort that is being enthusiastically welcomed by community members.
Organizers of Fallon’s annual harvest festival are anticipating another big turnout for the popular community event.
With two meetings under his belt, Prairie Community Hospital Board Trustee Gary Pfiefle says he’s becoming familiar with the hospital’s surroundings and activities.
Submitted by Bob van der Valk
Over $10,000 was raised at this year’s gala dinner celebrating the opening of the Evelyn J. Cameron Heritage Theater. The theme was “Windows to the Past” at the historic Rialto Theatre located on Laundre Ave. in Terry, which was appropriately decked out for the occasion. The heat from the 100 degrees weather outside did not seem to faze the over 110 people attending the annual festivities now in its 10th year.
The 2010 Prairie County Fair has an exciting mixture of favorite traditional events and new attractions for fairgoers August 5th through 8th.
On July 13 members of the Prairie Benefits, the local Community Foundation serving Prairie County, painted eight of the concession buildings at the Prairie County Fairgrounds.
Zena Smith of Corvallis, Mont. and her Border Collie Annie were announced as the grand prize winners at the conclusion of Saturday’s pet parade and dog show in Murn Park. Along with her tree climbing dog, that demonstrated its climbing skills and jumped through a fork of a large tree, Zena poses for a picture with judges Norm Clarke and Cara Roberts of Las Vegas and their dogs Rumor and Scandal.
By Kay Braddock
Got talent? The Prairie County Fair Board would like to know! The Prairie County Fair will feature an amateur talent contest as its Saturday evening entertainment on August 7th.
Prairie County is home to many talented artists and the Prairie Community Center (Senior Center) is taking advantage of this by spotlighting an artist each quarter. To begin this new event, the Prairie Community Center will be displaying the photographs of Eddie Gaub from June 14 through the 18.