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Sinking Spring fish fry

The Sinking Spring Community Church, 23 N. Main St., men’s group will hold its 24th annual fish fry from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, April 23 in the church fellowship hall. The menu includes fish, hot dogs, macaroni and cheese, baked beans, French fries, hush puppies, cole slaw, various desserts, tea, lemonade, coffee and water. A freewill donation will be accepted.

Lynchburg Historical Society

To spotlight its recently acquired Dumenil Family Collection, the Lynchburg Historical Society will host an open house on Sunday, April 24 from 2-4 p.m. The Dumenil family, originally from France, arrived in Lynchburg in 1857, the same year Lynchburg’s distillery opened. Visitors will be able to see photos and memorabilia from the modern Dumenils, including a vintage postcard collection, a 1937 wedding dress, and World War II letters. The Lynchburg Historical Society is located on Main Street, Lynchburg.

Liberty Township Trustees

The Liberty Township Trustees will hold their April meeting at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 27 at the township building.

Food for All Mobile Pantry

Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio will host a Food for All Mobile Pantry for Highland County residents in need of food on Thursday, April 28 at Greater Life Assembly Church, 12145 N. Shore Dr. in the Rocky Fork Lake area from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. All families in need from the county are welcome. A picture ID is required for registration and once a year, a current piece of mail is needed for proof of address.

Finance/Civil Service committees

The Hillsboro Finance and Civil Service /Employee Relations committees will hold a joint meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 3 at 130 N. High Street. The purpose of the meeting is to review the wage and pay scale for city employees.

Hillsboro Planning Commission

The Hillsboro Planning Commission will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 16 at the old firehouse, 108 Gov. Trimble Place.

VSO seeking eligible veterans

The Highland County Veteran Service Commission is seeking Highland County Veterans who have never been in its office before. Eligible veterans can receive a $25 Kroger gift card just by bringing in a recorded copy of their DD214 to the office. Eligible dependents of deceased veterans can also participate in this incentive program. Call Cailin Hoskins or Tim Hazelwood for details. Staff will verify eligibility. Those applying must: Must have never previously brought in discharge paperwork; be a current Highland County resident (bring ID or current utility bill to verify; have an honorable or general under honorable conditions discharge; be recorded with a county recorder. The office is located at 1575 N. High St., Suite 400, Hillsboro Hours are Monday through Friday from 8a .m. to 12 noon and 1-4 p.m. The office can be reached at 937-393-8686.