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Veterans Memorial bricks

The deadline to order new commemorative bricks to be placed at the Highland County Veterans Memorial at the courthouse in Hillsboro before Memorial Day is March 31. Order forms can be picked up at Hillsboro VFW Post 9094 or at Rick’s Body Shop in Allensburg. The bricks are $50 each. For more information call Rick Wilkin at 937-364-2371.

Mowrystown Souper Supper

The Mowrystown Presbyterian Church is having a Souper Bowl Supper at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 19 The menu includes soup, sandwiches, pie and ice cream. A freewill donation will be accepted. Also Jake Lindsey, a Christian magician, will have a program at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. Everyone is welcome.

Free Will Dooley concert

The Hillsboro Free Will Baptist Church Youth Group, GRIT (God Rocks In Teens) will sponsor an evening concert with Jimmy Dooley at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 20. The church is located at 6360 U.S. Route 50. There will be no admission fee and refreshments will be provided after the concert. All are welcome. To learn more about Dooley, visit JimmyDooley.com.

St. Patrick’s Day Brunch

The Highland County Historical Society, 151 E. Main St., Hillsboro, will host its annual St. Patrick’s Day Brunch on Sunday, March 20 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The menu includes ham, biscuits and gravy, Irish potatoes, egg casserole, brownies, coffee and juice. Reservations are needed. Call the museum at 937-393-3392 or Jean Fawley at 937-763-2657 before March 15. Carry-out will be available. Call 937-393-3392. Donations are greatly appreciated.

Greenfield School Board

The Greenfield Board of Education will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, March 21 in the McClain High School gym lobby.

Hillsboro School Board

The Hillsboro Board of Education will meet in regular session at 7 p.m. Monday, March 21 at the board offices, 39 Willettsville Pike. The board’s finance committee will meet at 6 p.m. the same evening in the treasurer’s office at the same location.

SSCC Board of Trustees

The Southern State Community College Board of Trustees will meet at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 22 in the large conference room at the Ohio Association of Community Colleges offices, 175 S. Third St., Suite 560, Columbus. The meeting is open to the public.

For for All Mobile Pantry

Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio are hosting a Food for All Mobile Pantry for Highland County residents in need of food on Thursday, March 24 at Greater Life Assembly Church, 12145 N. Shore Dr. Food distribution is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. All families in need from the county are welcome. Picture ID is required for registration.

Fruitdale Pancake Supper

The Fruitdale United Methodist Church Pancake Sausage Supper will be held from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, March 26. All are weclome. The menu consists of pancakes, sausage or sausage sandwich, dessert, coffee or milk. Dine-in or carry-out will be available for a freewill donation. The church located on S.R. 41 south of Greenfield.

Rotary Club gun raffle

The Hillsboro Rotary Club will hold an annual gun raffle. The drawing will be held the night of the Highland County Society for Children & Adults Radio-Telethon on March 30 at the Hillsboro Orpheum. The tickets are $20 for a chance to win your choice of a Bear Creek Arsenal AR 350, Glock 48 9mm pistol, or $500 cash. If 300 tickets are sold, a second choice will be given. Contact a Hillsboro Rotarian to purchase a ticket or Wayne Bowman or Robert Moots for information.

‘Coffee Is On’ in Rainsboro

The Rainsboro United Methodist Church invites the community to stop by every Wednesday morning from 7-10 a.m. for “Coffee Is On”. The kitchen is also open serving up many favorite homemade breakfast foods including biscuits and gravy, sausage, bacon, eggs, hash brown casserole, fruit salad and more. The church is located at 7579 S.R. 753 on the left toward Greenfield, just north of the U.S. Route 50 and S.R. intersection. A free-will offering is accepted and everyone is welcome.

Poll workers sought

The Highland County Board of Elections is seeking poll workers. Anyone interested should call the board office at 937-393-9961 if you are interested. Training dates and times are as follows: Tuesday, April 5, 8 a.m. to noon, 1-4:30 p.m. and 5-8:30 p.m.; Thursday, April 7, 8:30 a.m. to noon, 1-4:30 p.m. and 5-8:30 p.m.; Tuesday, April 12, 8:30a.m. to noon, 1-4:30p.m. and 5-8:30p.m.; and Thursday, April 14, 8:30 a.m. to noon, 1-4:30 p.m. and 5-8:30 p.m. Trainings are held at the Hi Tec Center at 1575 N. High St. Hillsboro.