Here, Pearl Bentley (left) receives a check from Jinny Cash for $500.
As of Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Grangeville Senior Citizens
Stanley Modrell opened the Nov.13th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Shirley Crane said the prayer. Marlene Hicks won the drawing for the free dinner. There were 71 meals served at the site and 35 hot meals home delivered. We celebrated Wanda Pilant’s birthday. Pinochle Winners: 1st, Mel Willis with 4,320 and 2nd, Stanley Modrell with 3,940.
Stanley Modrell opened the Nov. 17th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Barbara Essen gave the prayer. The free dinner drawing was won by Sharon Newby. There were 97 meals served at the site and 39 hot and 80 frozen meals home delivered. Guests were the Old Time Fiddlers who entertained us with some great music. Pinochle Winners: Barbara Henderson and Stanley Modrell.
Menu for November 27th: Baked Fish w/Tartar Sauce, Au Gratin Potatoes, Green Beans, Fruit Cocktail and Roll.
Meals served Mondays and Fridays at 12 noon.
Pioneer Senior Citizens
Agnes Forsman opened the Nov.14 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance. Elred Nuxoll led the dinner prayer.
Guests were Lestie Graham, Bertie Forsmann and Andy Riener’s daughter, Kathy.
There were 55 meals served with 21 takeouts.
Norma Schumacher won the free meal.
Hilda Nuttman and Lestie Graham each shared a joke with the group.
Vern Uhlorn won the nickel Bingo pot while Hilda Nuttman won the blackout.
Door prizes were won by Barbara Rehder, Sharalyn Forsmann, Anna Gehring, Theresa Sonnen, Chet Fergason, Peg Uhlorn and Connie Forsmann.
Seniors wanting to go to Lewiston to shop or to doctor’s appointments and don’t want to drive, call Coast driver Katie Manifold, 509-397-2935.
Come join us for a meal every Tuesday for a small donation at the Pioneer Senior Center in the Cottonwood Community Hall basement. Meals are served at 12 noon.
Menu for Nov. 28:
Hamburger Steak, Creamy Coleslaw, Whole Whear Roll, Peaches.
To order meals delivered, call City Hall at 962-3231.
Idaho County Veterans Association
GRANGEVILLE — On Nov. 15, Pearl Bentley, Lewiston Veterans Home Deputy, received a check for $500 from Jinny Cash from the Idaho County Veterans Association. The $500 was from the donations received at the Idaho County Veterans and Community Outreach Center during Veterans Day week. A big thank you to all who donated. Also given were some clothing items that will be put on the gift table held the first week in December. The gift table is an opportunity for residents at the Lewiston Veterans Home to select gifts for their family members. This event brings big smiles to the veterans who can give (at no cost) to those they love.
Jinny Cash, who is the Department of Idaho Vice Commander for the American Legion representing North Idaho, has been working to obtain funding and donations to make the gift table a success. The gift table is an annual project at the Lewiston Veterans Home sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary. The deputies coordinating the gift table this year are members of the Grangeville Auxiliary Unit 37, Pearl and Katrina Bentley.