Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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May 1, 2014

Local briefs: 5/2/14

FLATWOODS — Lions to kick off burger sales

FLATWOODS - The Flatwoods Lions Club will have its first summer hamburger fry from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday on the Pennington’s Food Fair lot. Burgers with choice of grilled onions, cheese, pickles, mustard, mayonnaise and ketchup and a drink will be $3.50.

Subsequent events will be on the first Saturday in June, July, August and September.

Rain dates are the following weeks.

Proceeds support the club and its civic projects: glasses for the needy, scholarships for high school students and donations such as the summer reading program at the county library. The club also will collect glasses at the events.

Pie social/auction will be Saturday

LOAD - The Load Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxillary will host a pie social, hot dog sale and auction at 5 p.m. Saturday at the fire department.

Donations of pies, cakes and other desserts will be accepted.

For more information, call Melissa Brown at (606) 473-1690 or Carla Skeens at (606) 473-5286.

Rummage sale upcoming

ASHLAND - Grace Nazarene Church  at 2413 29th St. will have a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.


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