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Soil, Water Conservation District sets 65th meeting

Sep. 06, 2013 @ 12:10 AM

PROCTORVILLE -- The Lawrence Soil and Water Conservation District will host its 65th annual Meeting from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Lawrence County Fairgrounds.

Meals of hot dogs, hamburgers, beans and corn bread, along with chips, dessert and pop will be sold for $5 per person.

There will be displays from various agencies and organizations, such as OSU Extension, Farm Bureau, ODNR - Division of Forestry, Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital, St. Mary's Medical Center, Appalachian Ohio Cooperative Weed Management Area, City National Bank, Bridgeport.

Also, CVS Pharmacy will offer flu shots. Those interested in a flu shot should bring their insurance card, or you can pay $31.99 for the shot.

An election for Board Supervisor will take place from 2 to 3 p.m. To be an eligible voter, you must reside or own land in Lawrence County. There are two positions up for election this year. The nominees are Mike Carrico, Bill Flannery, and David Kline.

At 3 p.m., awards will be presented for newsletter sponsors and cooperator of the year and a presentation about nutrient management. Election results will also be announced. Door prizes will be distributed at the conclusion of the event.

To RSVP or for more information, contact the SWCD office at 740-867-4737.



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