Highland News Leader

Grantfork News for the week of Nov. 5

Grantfork UCC to hold sausage supper

The 46th annual Grantfork United Church of Christ Men’s Fellowship Sausage Supper will be held on Saturday, Nov. 14 at church’s Educational Building.

The all-you-can-eat supper is served family style and features homemade pork sausage, mashed potatoes and milk gravy, sauerkraut, green beans, applesauce, bread and homemade pies.

Serving runs from 3 to 8 p.m. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 6-12; children 5 and under eat free. Carry-outs are available at adult prices.

Fried sausage and fresh sausage will also be available for purchese.

A Country Corner, sponsored by the United For Others (UFO) group, will have selections of homemade items for sale, such as their homemade apple butter, apple pie filling, jellies, jams, and craft items will also be for sale.

The Women’s Guild will also raffle off a quilt.

Highland Area Christian Service Ministry needs food items

Food items needed at this time are: pumpkin pie mix, canned pie mix (any kind), stuffing mix, cereal (any kind), chili and chili beans, canned peas, Hamburger Helper, any kind of soup. Also needed are facial tissues, toilet tissue and dish soap.

HACSM is located at 900 Chestnut St. in Highland and serves the communities of Highland, Grantfork, Alhambra, New Douglas, Pierron, St. Jacob and Marine. Office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. Phone 654-9295.

Highland Jaycees to host bocce ball, washers tournaments

Highland Jaycees will host a bocce ball tournament and a washers tournament at Grantfork Bowl on Saturday, Nov. 14.

The bocce tournament will start at noon and will cost $60 per team. There is a maximum of 16 teams. Cash prizes will be awarded for first and second place. Attendance prizes will also be give out.

The washers tournament will be impromptu.

Barbecue will be available, and the proceeds from the event will benefit the Highland VFW.

Call David Sessions at (618) 570-2040 or email simplysessions@aol.com with any questions or to register a team.

Grantfork Upper Elementary

The Textile trailer brought in $138.70 for the PTO. There will be a Domino’s Night on Nov. 10 at Domino’s Pizza in Highland. The PTO will receive a percentage of the cash receipts for this event. Take the family out for pizza and help the PTO at the same time.

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