Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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November 15, 2012

Local briefs: 11/16/12

ASHLAND — Restaurants will donate to AARF

ASHLAND - Four Subway restaurant locations will donate 20 percent of their sales to the Ashland Animal Rescue Fund on Saturday.

Participating Subways are Cannonsburg Walmart, South Shore, Grayson and Olive Hill.

Adoption event set at Kyova

SUMMIT - For Jamie’s Sake will celebrate National Adoption Awareness Month and National Adoption Day on Saturday by hosting events in the Kyova Mall Community Room.

There will be an adoption information fair from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday with agencies from across the state ready to answer questions about foster care adoption, domestic adoption and international adoption.

Those touched by adoption are encouraged to share their stories at Adoption Blessing Time at 4 p.m.

White ballons will be released in honor of familes created by adoption and children waiting to be adopted.

 

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