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  1. UPCOMING EVENTS – November 17

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    November 17, 2012 by wcobserver

    BREAKFAST WITH SANTA Skip the lines at the mall! The Friends of the West Fork Library are hosting a Breakfast (and pictures) With Santa  Saturday, Dec. 1st, from 8 to 11 at theCommunity Center in West Fork Breakfast will be pancakes, juice, milk, sausage, and coffee $4 for adults, $3 for children 4 – 12, and $2  for children under 4.

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  2. PSAs for May 21 – 30

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    May 23, 2012 by wcobserver

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    Decoration Day at Fritts Comet, June 11 at 2 p.m.  Come or send your donations for the upkeep, Thanks     Gahhard Rev will be at Carrol Elect. At Huntsville Ark. July 21 10-5 p.m  bring a covered dish and update on your family. FIRST SUNDAY AT FOLKWAYS  June 3, 2012 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 p.m. Ozark Folkways, 22733 N Hwy 71, Winslow, AR 72946    Cost: Donation Only!   Contact: Rebecca, 479-634-3791, director@folkways.arcoxmail.com


PHOTO AND MAP EXIBIT    Christian Underwood, local Northwest Arkansas Nature Photographer and Cartographer, will have his photographs and maps on display in the Ozark Folkways Connie Wright Gallery during the month of June. Please join us First Sunday, June 3rd, from 2-4 p.m. for an opening reception at Ozark Folkways.  Free! GOLF TOURNAMENT  It’s that time of year again! The 2012 Prairie Grove Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament will be held at Valley View Golf Course on Monday, June 18. The cost is $320 per 4-man team and hole sponsorships are $75. Please contact Dale Reed at dalereed@pgtelco.com to register a team and contact Natalie Bartholomew or Paula Ditmars for any hole sponsorships or prizes at nbartholomew@arvest.com or pditmars@arvest.com. Thank you in advance for your support of the Prairie Grove Chamber …

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  3. PSAs for week of May 1 – 8

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    May 3, 2012 by Jeff Winkler

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    MEALS BENEFIT   Terra Studios will host their Spring Music Fest and World Labyrinth Day Celebration to benefit Meals on Wheels on May 5, Noon – 5:00 p.m. SELL IT   The semiannual Yard Sale along Highway 71 from Greenland to Alma will be held May 3, 4, 5. Don’t miss it. MUSIC  ON THE MOUNTAIN    Join Ozark Folkways for a free concert by the Rusty Plow Band on Sunday, May 6, from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Part bluegrass, country, blues and gospel, the Rusty Plow Band is an acoustic string band comprised of Northwest Arkansas musicians. The concert will be held at Ozark Folkways, 22733 N. Hwy 71, Winslow and is part of a monthly celebration of Ozark art and music . Refreshments will be served; donations accepted. For more info, visit www.ozarkfolkways.com or call 479.634.3791. To hear a sample of their music, visit rustyplowband.com. CODE YELLOW ALERT for O NEGATIVE BLOOD TYPE  If you are able to help them right away you may contact them at 479-718-7642 or 1-800-2880-5337. If you can’t make a donation right away, then we hope you will come make a donation on Friday, May 4th.The City of Fayetteville is hosting two Bloodmobile locations as follows on Friday, May …

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  4. PSAs for week of Feb. 20 – Feb. 26

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    February 17, 2012 by wcobserver

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    TENNIS ANYONE? Rebecca Buchanan from Winslow will be offering tennis classes and private lessons beginning in March at Carter Park in West Fork. The classes will be open to girls and boys, 6-18 years of age. The weekly classes will be age and skill appropriate and last approximately one hour. Cost will be $10 per student, per class. There will be a discount for families with more than two children. For more information contact Rebecca: thatbeckygirl@hotmail.com. LEARN TO WHITTLE Mr. Brotherton, husband of local author Velda Brotherton is considering starting a “Whittling in Winslow” class here in town. If you are interested in attending a class on whittling/woodcarving please contact Rita Wuttke at 479-634-2026, or contact Mr. Brotherton at 479-634-3151. FREE CLASSES for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers funded by a grant from Arkansas Arts Council. One of the most exciting new programs is a partnership with the Cancer Support Home. These classes are very popular. Please contact the Washington Regional Cancer Support Home at (479) 521-8024 or (479) 463-2868 to register and find out details. OLD CAR, NEW PURPOSE The Office of Human Concern is accepting older, running vehicles to help support OHC low-income programs for seniors, disabled and …

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  5. Public Service Announcements for Week of Jan. 23

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    January 20, 2012 by wcobserver

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    MARCH  On Friday, Jan. 20, “Occupy NWA” locally along with “Move to Amend” nationally will demonstrate to Occupy the Courts. Meet on the Square in Fayetteville at noon for a short march to the Fed. Bldg. at 35 E. Mountain St. Our action from 12 noon to 2p.m. will include speakers, musicians, and signs to express our demands: End corporate rule, legalize democracy, corporations are not people and money is not speech. MEETING   The Washington County Tea Party resumes its bimonthly Lunch and Learn series regarding America’s Christian Heritage 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. January 17 & 31, at Western Sizzlin’, 3942 West Sunset in Springdale.  With lunch, video, and discussion, the sessions in the Western Sizzlin’ Trail Blazer Room feature the “Wallbuilders” series by David Barton.  For more information contact 479-361-2611. TAX HELP  There will be no AARP Taxaide Site in West Fork this year. You will be able to get help, at no charge, at The Fayetteville Boys and Girls Club, 560 N Rupple Rd. They are open 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Mon, Wed, Fri. Appointment Required. Phone 479-442-9242. APPLY   The City of Greenland is currently taking applications for two positions on the City’s Planning Commission. Applications may be picked up at City Hall from …

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  6. Public Service Announcements for the week of Dec. 8 -14

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    December 2, 2011 by wcobserver

    Christmas Auction West Fork Friends of the Library Annual Christmas Basket Silent Auction. Bring donated baskets by Dec. 16. Come to the Library and bid on a Basket. Create a basket and donate it to Raise Money for the Library. Pecan Party The White River Valley Kiwanis is holding its Second Annual Pecan Fundraiser. This year features shelled pecan halves, glazed pecans, chocolatecovered pecans and more. All bags are $10 each. Pre-order by contacting Cindy Moore at clmoore@arvest.com or Amy Simco at asimco@arvest.com. Or call 479-839-3000. USO Drive Until Dec. 3, students of the Greenland Middle School EAST program are seeking donations of toiletries and dried snack foods to be sent to military service members overseas. For details Call Lexi Blake,521-2366, ext. 248. Christmas Lighting Delayed last week because of weather, Prairie Grove Chamber of Commerce Christmas lighting will be held Saturday, Dec. 3, at Mock Park beginning at 6 p.m. Hot chocolate, Christmas cookies, Christmas music. Bring your kids to visit with Santa. Teacher Workshop West Fork Schools will be having a workshop for substituteteachers on Friday, Dec. 9, at 9:00 a.m. in the Superintendent’s Office. Anyone interesting in substituting needs to attend the workshop. For questions please call …

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