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No-till Drill Workshop and Dinner

A no-till drill workshop and dinner will be held Feb.13 from 4-8 p.m. at the Ferron City Fair grounds. A drill will be on display beginning at 4 p.m. Information on sunflower and oil seed production at 5 p.m. presented by Jeff Berman of San Juan Bioenergy. Dinner will be at 6 p.m. Dinner - $10.00 per person. Workshop from 6:30-8 p.m. Featured speaker will be Robert Newhall from Utah State University. Contact Dennis Worwood at 435-381-2381 or Roger Barton at 435-381-2300 ext 113. Please RSVP by February 8.

Cleveland Rabies Clinic

Cleveland Town will sponsor a rabies clinic on Feb. 23 from 1:30-3 p.m. at the Cleveland Cemetery storage building located at 200 North 600 East in Cleveland. Dr. Griggs will be the veterinarian. All dogs must be licensed by March 1. Dog licenses are $5 for spayed and neutered, $15 if not. All dog owners are encouraged to take advantage of this clinic. There will be only one for Cleveland Town this year. Late fees will be assessed after March 1.

Nominations for Days of '47

Nominations are being accepted for the person who most exemplifies the pioneer legacy of industry and integrity and whose work benefits present and future generations. The categories are as follows: business and enterprise; education, health and humanitarian assistance; historic and creative arts; sportsmanship and athletics; scientific and technology development; and a posthumous legacy award.

Emery County Republican Party

Lincoln Day Breakfast Feb. 16 will be held at the Castle Dale Museum Of The San Rafael at 8 a.m. Note this is a change from the Senior Citizens Center. Representatives from the Governors office, Attorney General, State Auditor, House District 2, Senate District and other candidates are expected to speak at this breakfast.

Emery County Recreation Special Service District Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the regularly sceduled meeting of the Emery County Recreation Special Service District has been cancelled due to circumstances beyond their control. The next regularly scheduled meeting will be held March 10 at 6 p.m. at the Emery County Recreation Center, 75 South 400 East, Castle Dale.

Looking for Host Families

Academic Foundation for International Cultural Exchange is looking for host families in the local area to host a foreign exchange student. These young ambassadors are between 15 and 18 years of age and all speak English. Student's profiles will start arriving for students from various countries. Students come with their own spending money and medical insurance. Call Anne Ring, 1-866-462-3423 if you are interested in opening your hearts and homes to one of these individuals.

Community Representatives Needed

Academic Foundation for International Cultural Exchange is looking for community representatives to assist in finding host families and work with the students and their families during the school year. Individuals must enjoy teenagers and have good communication skills. Call Anne Ring, 1-866-462-3243 if you are interested in learning more about becoming a community representative.

Looking For Information

I am looking for any histories of Clara Ann Barton Petty. She was married to George Albert Petty. I have acquired a photo of Clara Ann and her sisters and would be happy to share the picture with anyone that wants one. The picture came from a relative in Canada. Contact: L. Karen Platt @435-867-8422 or at

Girl Scout Cookies

Troop 1865 is now selling, for a limited time only, Girl Scout Cookies. Cost is $3.50 per box so get your order in now. Call 687-2752, 653-2830 or 653-2055.

Financial Aid Night

Emery High School will be holding a financial aid night for seniors and their parents on Feb. 7 at 6:30 p.m. in the high school cafeteria.

Emery Gun Club

Draw for team league: Purse paid out each week. Participants name will be put on a playing card and then the cards will be shuffled and squads will be drawn at random. Must be present at 7 p.m. for drawing of teams. Feb. 8 draw league at dark; Feb. 16 games at dark; Feb. 22 draw league at 7 p.m.; March 1 games at dark; March 7 draw league at 7 p.m.; March 15 games at dark; March 21 draw league at 7 p.m.; March 29 games at dark.

Orangeville City Dog Licenses

2008 dog licenses are now available at the Orangeville City Hall. Fees are $25 for a non-altered dog and $8 for a spayed/neutered dog. A rabies clinic will be held on Feb. 23 at the new fire station in Orangeville from 10 a.m.-12 noon.

Commodities Cooking Classes

Commodities cooking classes will be held in Emery County at the Emery County Courthouse, 75 East Main Street in Castle Dale, from 9 a.m.-noon on Feb. 20. and June 18.

Drug Rehab Resource

Problems with a drug or alcohol addiction in a loved one? Don't know whom to turn to for help? Contact Drug Rehab Resource for a free confidential consultation to find the help you need. Call today 1-866-649-1594 or find out more at

Host Families

ASSE is seeking local families to host high school boys and girls from diverse countries around the world. Call 1-800-733-2773.

Host Families Needed

Open your heart and home to an international exchange student. P.I.E. urgently needs host families and area representatives. Call 1-800-828-9001.

Host Families

Foreign high school students are scheduled to arrive soon for academic semester and year home-stay programs, and the sponsoring organization needs a few more local host families. If you are interested call 1-866-546-1402.

Seniors and Disabled Struggling with Debt

The DCSD legal service is designed to help seniors and disabled people who cannot afford to hire an attorney to file for bankruptcy, but need legal representation to get collectors to stop harassing them, Call 1-800-992-3275 Ext. 1304 with any questions.

Medical Help for Children

Utah families with children in need of medical services or medical equipment needs not fully covered by health insurance can apply to the United HealthCare Children's Foundation for up to $5,000 in medical assistance grants online at

Bible Study

Bible studies are being conducted by the Seventh-day Adventists of Emery County on Saturdays from 9:30 a.m.-noon at the home of Robert and Elsie Law, 1065 East 300 North (Bench Road), Ferron. Everyone is welcome to come. For more information, call 384-2424 or 384-2447.

NW Services

NW Services is seeking caring families to host high school students. Call 1-866-846-3977.

Host Families

Pacific Intercultural exchange is currently looking for host families in the local area to host a foreign exchange student from ages 15-18. For more information call 877-987-3990.

Local Veterans Employment Representative

A local veterans employment representative visits the Castle Dale DWS Office the first Wednesday of each month. Appointments can also be arranged on other days by contacting Steve Wilkinson at (435) 636-2343. The LVER is also available Monday through Friday at Department of Workforce Services, 475 West Price River Drive, for questions about VA bene

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