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Community Briefs - Dec. 13, 2017

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Kamiah fourth grader Emily Puckett’s artwork is seen here.

Contributed art Kamiah fourth grader Emily Puckett’s artwork is seen here.

Idaho County Republican Central Committee meets Dec. 19; candidate McGeachin to attend

GRANGEVILLE — The Idaho County Republican Central Committee will meet Tuesday, Dec. 19, 6 p.m. at the Super 8. A quick business meeting will be held as members enjoy a finger foods potluck. Attending will be former state representative Janice McGeachin, Republican candidate for lieutenant governor. She will be staying overnight and available to meet people in the area. If interested, contact Maureen Hatfield at 208-315-2085.

The committee notes it has several open precinct committee positions needing to be filled in Stites, Clearwater, White Bird, Grangeville, Ferdinand, and Lowell.

Clearwater Meal Center luncheon set for Dec. 20

CLEARWATER – The Clearwater Meal Center’s next luncheon is set for Wednesday, Dec. 20, noon. Meals are served the first and third Wednesdays of each month at the Clearwater Baptist Church. No charge for the luncheon, $5 donation appreciated when possible. All are welcome. Call 208-926-7776.

Puckett wins grade-level holiday card contest

BOISE — A joyful, wintry watercolor by Marsing Middle School student Drew Hanley will grace this year’s holiday cards from the Idaho State Department of Education.

Grade-level winner for fourth grade was Kamiah Elementary School fourth grader, Emily Puckett.

Artwork from all of the grade-level winners can be viewed on the State Department of Education website

Winners named in GVFD raffle drawing

GRANGEVILLE – Winners were named in the Grangeville Volunteer Fire Department raffle drawing: hope chest, Jonathon Moore; gun safe, Tiffany Thomason; fishing trip, Jenny Underwood; and area rug, Jill Seubert.

Proceeds benefit operation of the GVFD Christmas Truck and other programs.

Cross Country Cowboy Fellowship will not meet in December

GRANGEVILLE — Gary and Judy Porter will not be holding a meeting this December for Cross Country Cowboy Fellowship. “We wish everyone a very merry Christmas and very blessed new year. We hope to see everyone the fourth weekend of January when we meet again,” the Porters said.


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