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3 AA Meeting Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are every Thursday evening, 6 to 7:30Pm in the Mt. Pulaski Christian Church, Family Life Center, on Lafa.,tte. 175 th Meetings Mt. Pulaski 175th Celebration meet- ings are the first and third Saturdays of each month at the Mt. Pulaski VFW Hall, South Side of the Square. Third Saturday meeting in June is June 19 at t 9Am. First Saturday meeting in July is July 3 at .9Am. Third Saturlay meeting ; is July 17 at 9Am. = Christmas on . Vinegar Hill 0 , Plans are being made for this year's celebration of "Christmas on Vinegar Hill" I ,,u= Anyone who has not participated in the past may obtain a contract from Phyllis geccue. Next meeting is June 21 at the Mt. Pulaski Library at 7Pm. At that time contracts will be due. If you have par- ticipated in the past, a contract will be mailed to you soon. Community Cookbook Salt Creek Attic is sponsoring a com- munity cookbook. Proceeds will go toward the 175 Founding Day celebra- tion of Mt. Pulaski that will be held in July Of 2011. All recipes must be submitted by June 15. LCGHS Meeting Logan County Genealogical and His- torical Society (114 North Chicago St., Lincoln) will meet 'at 6:30Pm, Monday June 2t. The presentation is "Old Stagecoach Road between Springfield and Peoria" by GregLaun. Public is welcome. Demos Odds Favorite An acquaintance visitingthe United Kingdom e-mailed the paper June 1. She said the betting shops permit adult residents to buy or sell the odds of an event happening. As of June 1', the betting shops across the pond have the odds of the Republicans gaining control of the House of Representatives after the 2010 mid term election at only 43%. The odds of the Democrats holding onto control of the Senate after the 2010 elections is still a very high 73.8%. Listening to the political com.- mentators, one would have thought the odds were much worse for the Demo- crats than this. Doesn't look like that much political damage has been done to the present administration as the media suggests. While it is still five months off; much of the worst has been seen economically. Right now, it looks like there will be little changed after these elections. -- ..... AUTOMATIC POWER PROTECtiON Protect the things that matter most. Experienced Interior Painters Insured[ Quality Workl Froo Estimatos Shawn 414-5413 Fred 566-3427 a Success The Mt. Pulaski High School FCCLA sponsored their 2 "d annual Style Show for Charity on Sunday, May 16, 2010 at the Christian Church Family Life Center. Twelve students during the afternoon event modeled twenty-five Prom and Homecoming dresses. Kyley Wyss, FCCLA Co-President welcomed every- one to the program and Johanna Hebenstreit, FCCLA Co-President along with Emily Oxby narrated the style show. The purpose of the program was to bring awareness to the work of the organization R.A.I.N.N. .(Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network). Ticket sales and silent auction proceeds help to earn over $300 to go to R.A.I.N.N. We would like to thank the following businesses and individuals for donating items for the auction: Botanica,-Vintage One, Buff's Family Restaurant, Sadie's Secret Place, the New You, Sally Lisnek, Dollar General, Heidi McCormick, Ace Hardware, Mary Kay Cosmetics, and the Creative House. Student who modeled dresses were: Carly Powell, Sarah Clayton, Hillary Fielden, Kyley Wyss, Ashley Hathaway, Sammy Nicols, Bree Selenik, Elyse McCor- mick, Andrea Hanna, Randi McCawley, Rebecca Henrichsmeyer, and Brooklyn Hagan. Haley Casper handled ticket sales. Patrick Bree did lights and sound. Special refreshments were prepared and served by Lana Hebenstreit and Charity Hanna. Escorts and other helpers were J.ustin White, Joseph Bosnyak, Riley Ayers, and Chase Wakeman. Thank you to everyone who attended the Style Show. We look forward to the 3 d annual style show next year, the Sunday after Mother's Day. We were also excited to get coverage on WICS television for their evening news broadcasts. The girls did an awesome job to put together this char- ity event and can be proud of all their accomplish- ments. Again, thank you to everyone who made the day a big success. Submitted By - Bonnie Wachter The bones of a pigeon weigh less than its feathers. 5 Generations- Great-Great-Grandparents ]:',ill & Margaret Lahr hold- ing Tiffany; Great Grandma Judy Hughes (left); Father or" Tiffany Mm Marie - Christopher Munsch: and Grandma Carol Utterback(right. Mt.Pulaski Rural Fire Protection District 2010 Trustee Meeting Dates The Mt. Pulaski Rural Fire Protection District Board of Trustees normally meets on the Third Tuesday of each month at 7:30pm, at Fire Station #1,612 East Dekalb Street, Mt. Pulaski The following meeting dates will be observed for the balance of 2010 June 15, July 20, August i7, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 21 June 15 th Meeting will be at Fire Station #2, 110 East Olive, Chestnut. IL, 62518 October 19 *h Meeting will be at Fire Station #3, 135 Locust Ave., Cornland, IL 62519 HANDICAP ACCESS: Due to financial constraints, the parking lot at Station #1 has not been paved Handicapped persons desiring access to the meetings should call any of the trustees: Leslie "Foxie" Hild, Eddie Pharis, or Mike Morris, prior to the meeting. The non-emergency phone number at the fire station is 792-5222; be prepared to leave a message. Eddie Pharis, Secretary MPGs Students of the Month 6th GRADE Steven Allen Son of Steven and Janet Allen of Mt. Pulaski. 7th GRADE Whitney Nichols Daughter of Steve and Cindy Nichols of Elkhart. 8th GRADE Madison Haley Daughter of Jeff and Tricia Haley of Chestnut. Buy a Guardian Standby Generator between now and July 31, 2010 and ,SAVE $200! Have power when the power goes out with our Guardian Standby Generators When the power goes out.., and it will... You can depend on our Guardian Standby Generators for automatic back-up power ' Fully Automatic f 24/7 Protection J' Permanently Installed  Better Than Portables Dave Bassett- John Wyss Updatedto reflect location changes ................................... 105 E. Jefferson St. - North Side of Square Mt. Pulaski lic. #058-12-1898 792 93