Design Review Board
The Hillsboro Design Review Board will meet at 8:45 a.m. Friday, Sept. 24 at 130 N. High St. to review certificates of appropriateness.
Chambers-Fite Hog Roast
The annual Chambers-Fite Realty Hog Roast will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24 at 216 N. High St. The menu will include roast pork, brats, burgers and all the trimmings. Everyone is welcome.
Military Appreciation Dinner
A Military Appreciation Dinner will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25 at the Walnut Hill CCCU, 10449 Barger Rd., Leesburg. Dinner will be free for all veterans and those serving in the military. The menu will include baked steak or chicken, green beans or corn, mashed potatoes, slaw, a dinner roll, a choice of a dessert and a beverage.
Hillsboro H.S. class of ‘66
The Hillsboro High School class of 1966 will celebrate 55 years with a class reunion on Saturday, Sept. 25 at the Hillsboro Orpheum. For more information contact Ramona Collins at 937-393-2714.
New Hope Day Program
New Hope Baptist Church, 128 E. Beech St., Hillsboro, will hold a Men’s and Women’s Day Program at 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 26 featuring speakers Joyce Kittrell and the Rev. Danny Shaffer. Everyone is welcome.
Because He Lives 10 years
The Because He Lives Food Pantry, 111 S. Main St., Lynchburg, will celebrate 10 years of service to the community in September. It will award gifts to its clients throughout the month.
Humane Society fundraiser
Mimi’s Kitchen and Holtfield Station are holding fundraisers for the Highland County Humane Society. From now until the end of September, Mimi’s is selling raffle tickets to win a whole cheesecake or platter every month for one year. Tickets are $1 each of 12 for $10. All proceeds benefit the Humane Society. On Sept. 25, Holtfield will be selling a special latte from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for $4 with $1 of each sale going to the Humane Society.
Paint Creek Fire District
The Paint Creek Joint EMS/Fire District will hold a regular board meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 28 at 12500 U.S. Route 50, east of Hillsboro.
Hillsboro council committees
The Hillsboro City Council Property Maintenance & Restoration and Community Enhancement committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29 at 108 Gov. Trimble Place (old firehouse) to discuss streamlining permits.
Hillsboro VFW fish fry
Hillsboro VFW Post 9094 will host an all-you-can-eat for $12 fish fry from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2. The menu includes fish, fries, slaw, hush puppies and a soft drink. The dinner is open to the public.
SSCC ACEN visit
Southern State Community College will host a site visit for continuing accreditation of its Associate Degree Nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) on Oct. 6. You are invited to meet with the site visit team and share your comments about the program in person at a meeting scheduled at 1:15 p.m. in room 347 of the central campus in Hillsboro.
Craft fair and vendor show
A craft fair and vendor show will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9 at Hillsboro VFW Post 9094, 1000 W. Main St. Limited table spots are available for $25 per table. Contact Steph Roland at 937-763-8164 for more information. Proceeds will benefit veteran charities and official member uniform supplies.
Hillsboro Planning Commission
The Hillsboro Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 18 at 108 Gov. Trimble Pl. (old firehouse) to invite public comment on the extension of Fenner Avenue. You may be heard at public hearing or submit a written comment prior to the public hearing or view the related documents by contacting Kimberly Newman at 130 N. High St., Hillsboro, or 937-393-5219.
Fairfield School Board
The Fairfield Local Board of Education will hold a special meeting to discuss employment issues at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27 in the District Office Conference Room. The board will be in executive session the entire meeting. There will be no vote. The public is invited to attend.
Hillsboro Trick or Treat
The city of Hillsboro has announced that Trick or Treat will be observed in the city from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28.
GriefShare in Greenfield
GriefShare, a special weekly seminar and support group designed to help you rebuild your life after losing a loved one, will be held on Thursdays at 6 p.m. through Nov. 18 at the Lighthouse Bible Church, 228 Jefferson St., Greenfield. For more information call 937-403-8297 or emails [email protected]