Poker run for Shop with a Cop
The Highland County Peace Officers Association will have a poker run Saturday, July 27. The event will begin at Liberty Park with registration from 10:00 a.m. until noon. The first bike out will be at 10:30 a.m. and the last bike out at noon. All street legal vehicles can participate – motorcycles, jeeps, trucks and cars. The entry fee is $20 per bike/car. Additional entries may be purchased. Vehicles will be making stops at police departments throughout Highland County to pick up their cards then return to Liberty Park. The day will conclude with prizes, food and fun. Proceeds will benefit Shop with a Cop day in December. For more information, call 937-763-0030 or go to Shop with a Cop Highland Co on Facebook.
Hee Haw Show at senior center
A Hee Haw Show at the Highland County Senior Citizens Center will be held Saturday, July 27. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The show starts at 6:30 p.m. There will be comedy and a live music show with an intermission. A dinner will be available for purchase. Tickets are $10 and are available at the center Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. or online at HighlandSeniors.com.
Hillsboro Freewill homecoming
The Hillsboro Freewill Baptist Church will hold homecoming services Sunday, July 28. Pastor Richard Burns will give the message and there will be special singing by the Crusaders from Grove City. A carry-in dinner will be held after the morning services. Everyone is invited.
Lynchburg-Clay Board of Ed
The Lynchburg-Clay Board of Education will meet in special session at 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 29 at the Lynchburg-Clay Board of Education building.
Leesburg Methodist movie
“The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part” will be shown Friday, Aug. 2 at the Leesburg United Methodist Church, 117 Church St. Activities start around 7:45 p.m. and the movie at sunset. All minors must be accompanied by a parent and/or adult. There will be sno-cones, hot dogs, popcorn, sodas, snacks and a free drawing for a prize at the end of the movie.
Greenfield CCCU bake sale
The Greenfield Church of Christ in Christian Union will hold a bake sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2 at Southern Hills Community Bank in Greenfield.
St. Vincent rummage sale
St. Vincent DePaul will have its annual rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2 and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3 at St. Mary Catholic Church Hall, 119 E. Walnut St., Hillsboro. Drop off times for donations are Wednesday, July 31 from 5-8 p.m. and Thursday, Aug. 1 from 8 a.m. to noon. Televisions, computers, monitors or components will not be accepted.
Highland Co. Retired Teachers
The Highland County Retired Teachers will meet Monday, Aug. 5 at the Ponderosa Banquet Center in Hillsboro. The meal begins at noon and a program will follow. The guest speaker will be Highland County EMA Coordinator David Bushelman. He will discuss the opioid crisis and other safety issues. For meal reservations, call Doris Pulse at 937-981-4149. All retired educators are invited.
Catholic Rural Life
On Thursday, Aug. 8 the Catholic Rural Life of the St. Martin Deanery will meet at 7 p.m. at St Mary’s church hall in Armheim. It will be planning upcoming events including the Farm Mass on Sept. 13. The meetings are open to anyone who shares the goals of bringing a Christian perspective to life in rural areas, preserving rural heritage and working to promote dialogue between rural and urban leaders.
Greenfield CCCU Youth Group
The Greenfield Church of Christ in Christian Union Youth Group will host a program about bees in a hive at 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11 at 503 N. McClain St.
HHS class of 1969 reunion
The Hillsboro High School class of 1969 is planning its 50-year reunion. Two events are taking place. On Friday, Aug. 30 it will have a get together at the Scott House at 5 p.m. before the first football game of the season. On Saturday, Aug. 31 it will have a dinner at the old Ponderosa building. Class interested can request more information from Glenn Roush at [email protected]