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Cottonwood News: Thirty-one shooters to compete in final week

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Summit Academy’s third and fourth grade class is pictured.

Free Press / Donna Wassmuth Summit Academy’s third and fourth grade class is pictured.


Donna Wassmuth Cottonwood 962-3561

— Palm Sunday was yesterday so that means next Sunday is Easter. There is an old saying, “If you get your palm in dry, you will get your hay in dry.” So it was nice and sunny yesterday all day until evening when it rained very hard. So I guess if you haul your hay in the daylight, you will be okay. Happy Easter to everyone.

There are several Easter egg hunts in the area on Saturday, March 26. Greencreek-10 a.m. on the church grounds. Kids will be divided into different age groups. Ferdinand Community Easter Egg Hunt at 10 a.m. at the Ferdinand ball field is open to ages 0-12. Cottonwood City Park, 10 a.m., sponsored by Prairie FFA and miscellaneous donors is also divided into age groups.

Cottonwood Gun Club had 31 shooters for the final week of the 10-week Camas Prairie Trapshoot. Glenn Remacle and Paul Forsman both had perfect 25 scores. Good job, guys.

Kindergarten screening for 2016-2017 school year at the Prairie Elementary School will be held on Wednesday, April 13, and Thursday, April 14. To register your child, call Lynn at the school office at 962-3521.

Emmanuel Baptist Church (404 Foster) will be having an Easter Sunrise Service on Sunday, March 27, at 6 a.m. The choir will perform an Easter cantata. Following the service, breakfast will be provided. Sunday School is at 8:45 a.m. and 10 a.m. morning worship, again with cantata performance. All are welcome. Have a blessed Resurrection Sunday!


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