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Ten were present for the Labor Day luncheon of the Wyman Community Club at Ainsworth Four Corners.


Attending were Wilma Vosburg of Grinnell; John Wittrig and Laura Wittrig of Winfield; Ruth Johnston of Ainsworth; Joann Love of Washington and Frieda Finke, Ruth Erwin, Billie Jo Rose and Larry and Nancy Love of Crawfordsville.


The next meeting will be Monday, October 1, 2018 at the Four Corners.


The White Cloud enjoyed their annual club trip on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 with eight in attendance. They met first at  9 a.m. at the Ainworth Four Corners for coffee.  Ernie Whiting and his wife, Jan, joined the club and he shared information about the Freedom Rock in Grandview.


They left there and went to Grandview to see the Rock and Ernie joined them there and talked more about the Vets Memorial, which they found very interesting.


The club then drove to the Port Louisa Conservation Building. From there they had a delicious lunch at Odessa Grille and enjoyed the beautiful view of the lake.


After lunch the club headed to Toolesboro where they visited the Six Littleton Brothers Civil War Memorial and the Toolesboro Mounds and Museum.


On the way home they finished their trip with a stop at the Dairy Mart in Ainsworth. Everyone had a wonderful time and it was great learning more history in their area.


Attending were Jolene Colthurst, Joyce Huff, Margaret Patterson, Betty Lintz, Pat Miller, Pauline Richardson, Virginia Sands and Shannon Sells.


Next month the club will meet for an 11:30 a.m. lunch at the Frontier Restaurant in Wayland.  Mystery Sisters will be revealed and officers for the new year will be elected.


The Crawfordsville Lions Club will sponsor a Pancake and Sausage Breakfast on Saturday, September 15 from 7-9:30 a.m. at the Crawfordsville Ball Field. Tickets may be purchased at Agri-Way.


Saturday, September 15 will be the city of Crawfordsville?s Fall Clean-up.  Be sure to have your items out by 7 a.m. Household debris should be bagged---100 pound limit. Wood needs to be bundled. Paint cans need to be emptied and dried out. Tires and all appliances will be picked up for a fee. They will only be picked up with a sticker on them.  Stickers may be brought from the City Clerk.


Items that will not be picked up are: Oil, burn barrels, yard waste, any hazardous waste, concrete, brick and plaster.


This is the only pick-up of the year.