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Mystery Night set for Oct. 4

Cottonwood News


Donna Wassmuth Cottonwood 962-3561

COTTONWOOD — Hot Rod Fever is the theme for Summit Academy’s Mystery night this year. The date is Oct. 4. The place is Greencreek Hall and the $125 donation includes admission for two, no host bar and a one in 400 chance of winning the grand prize of $10,000. The social begins at 5 p.m. followed by dinner. The live auction is at 7 p.m. There is also a silent auction and live raffle. Come join in the fun. The hot rod drawing will be at 9 p.m. Someone will go home with the hot rod that the students in the school built under the direction of Bo Rose and Eric Wassmuth. Don’t miss your opportunity to be entered in the Hot Rod Sweepstakes! Last date to purchase tickets is Sept. 30. Ticket prices are $10 for one ticket or six tickets for $40. Tickets can be purchased on-line at or contact Summit Academy at 962-5650.

The next blood drive in Cottonwood will be on Sept. 30 from noon until 6 p.m. at the Cottonwood Community Hall. A valid identification card is required for all blood donations. Donating blood is a simple thing to do, but it can make a big difference in the lives of others.

Military addresses sought

COTTONWOOD — As part of the GEAR UP program, sophomores at Prairie High School are completing a service learning project this year in which care packages and letter will be sent to military personnel who are deployed overseas.

We are seeking addresses for individuals from the Camas Prairie or with ties to this area. Help us out by submitting names, addresses and the location of deployment to Loretta Poxleitner at or call PHS at 962-3901.

Any healthy person age 17 (or 16 in Idaho with a signed parental consent) or older and weighing at least 110 pounds may be eligible to donate blood.

On Oct. 18 the family of Esther Kuther will be participating in San Diego, Calif., in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk. Their team is “Remembering Esther,” in honor of their mother, grandmother and friend who died of complications of Alzheimer’s disease earlier this year. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, this inspiring event calls on participants of all ages. Your donation will help the Alzheimer’s Association advance Alzheimer’s care, services, programs and research. If you would like to support team “Remembering Esther,” you can log on to to donate to her team. You may also make donations to one of the team members who will be taking contributions to San Diego. Team members include Lyle Kuther, P.O. Box 96, Craigmont, ID 83523, 924-5474; Karol (Kuther) Holthaus, P.O. Box 38, Ferdinand, ID 83526: and Roselyn (Kuther) Nuttman, 254 Nuttman Road, Keuterville, ID 83522.


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