Daily Happenings

MT Class of 1967 to hold 50-year reunion

The Miami Trace High School Class of 1967 will be holding their 50th reunion Aug. 11-13. Several activities are planned including a dinner at the Rusty Keg on Saturday, Aug. 12 starting at 5:30 p.m. for social hour and dinner at 6:30 p.m. Those interested should contact Melany Stinson Newby at melanysn@merr.com or by phone at 614-947-7154. Reservations are needed by July 30. Questionnaires should be returned to Charlotte Morgan Kearney. The committee is asking for any information on the following classmates: Phillip Arnett, Ruth Ann Downs Ridge, Harold Dunn, Bobby Elzey, Vickey Frazier Romine, Robert Harris, Joe Heath, Becki Kilgore, Valerie Landrum Jordan, Alice Leeth Wilson, Susan Sollars, John Taylor, Mary Jo Taylor Coleman, Donna Thorton Caggett, Judy Watkins, Bessie Wilcox and Doris Williams Showalter.

Red Cross to hold blood drive

A Red Cross blood drive will be held Saturday, Aug. 12 at the Jeffersonville Lions Club, 1 Railroad St. in Jeffersonville, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. To schedule an appointment, contact 1-800-RED CROSS, www.redcrossblood.org or 740-463-3521.

Bloomingburg Presbyterian Church to hold rummage and bake sale

The Bloomingburg Presbyterian Church will hold a rummage and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Aug. 12 at the church annex. This sale is being held as part of the Bloomingburg Community Day activities. All are welcome and encouraged to stop by.

WHS Class of 1951 to hold 66th reunion

The Washington High School graduating class of 1951 will be holding their 66th class reunion on Aug. 12 at the Staunton Fellowship Hall, 4806 US Route 62 Southwest, Washington C.H. Registration is at 12:30 p.m. and the buffet at 1 p.m. Please send your reservation in before July 22. As to the cost and where to send check, please refer to your letter. If you have misplaced your letter, please call Shirley Stackhouse at 740-335-4835 before July 22.

Free veterans breakfast to be hosted by Kroger

The August free veterans breakfast will be hosted by Kroger and its associates. The breakfast, held on Aug. 15, is free to all veterans and will be served from 8-10 a.m. All veterans are encouraged to attend even if they are not a member of the Legion, and see the revamped canteen. The cost for non-veterans or spouses is $7. The Legion is located at 1240 U.S. Route 22 West. For more information, please call 740-335-4990.

Compassionate Friends to hold monthly support group meeting

The Compassionate Friends of Fayette County will be having their monthly support group for bereaved parents, grandparents and siblings on Thursday, Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Medical Arts Building #2 classroom at 1510 Columbus Ave. in Washington C.H., located on the Fayette County Memorial Hospital campus. For more information about the meeting, contact Pam Melvin at 740-490-8393 or email at tcffayco@yahoo.com

MT Class of 1977 to hold 40-year reunion

The Miami Trace Class of 1977 40-year reunion will be held Saturday, Aug. 19 beginning at 7 p.m. at the Paul E. Hughey Post 25 American Legion Event Center. No invitations will be sent out; only announced by word of mouth, local media and social media. Music will be provided by a DJ, beverages must be purchased on site, and there will be a $5 donation at the door. Visit and RSVP to “Miami Trace Class of 1977” Facebook page or text 740-572-0491.

Red Cross blood drive to be held

A Red Cross Blood Drive will be held Thursday, Aug. 24 at Fayette Memorial Hospital’s Medical Arts Building 2 from 1-6 p.m. To schedule an appointment, contact 1-800-RED CROSS or www.redcrossblood.org.