Back to School supply program slated
CAHS is accepting sign-ups for their Back to School Supply Program for the upcoming 2016/2017 school year. If you are the primary caretaker of the child/children you may sign your child up for school supplies.
Please bring in your proof of income; including food stamp verification. This program is for low-income families. Please come into the office located at 924 5th street to sign your child/children up through Aug. 15. If you have any questions, please contact CAHS at 775-945-2471
Fall Festival scheduled for Sept. 10 at Lion’s Park
The Senior Services Program will host their second Fall Festival at the Park fundraiser event on Saturday, Sept. 10 at Lion’s Park, with all proceeds supporting the senior services programs of Mineral County.
9/11 Challenge Sponsorships Available
Businesses, non-profits, and individuals interested in helping sponsor the annual 9/11 Challenge are being asked to commit to this year’s event in time to be listed on the event shirt.  Every participant and volunteer are given an event shirt, which is also called a “walking billboard” as it advertises Mineral County and all of the generous sponsors.
Wade Barton and Rick Isom, members of the 9/11 Challenge Committee are approaching local businesses.  If you wish to be contacted please call committee member Gay Ann Williams 945-1010 who is assisting the gentlemen with the sponsorship effort this year.
Elks Lodge breakfast on tap for Aug. 14
There will be an Elks Lodge “get away breakfast” for the Modesto Ridge Runners on Aug. 14.
The public is invited as usual. Best breakfast in Hawthorne. Starts at 6:30 a.m. and goes until 11 a.m.