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Times seeks Citizen of the Year for 2014

Posted on December 16, 2014 at 2:16 pm

With the year’s end drawing near, it’s a time to review and reflect on the year past. The Bowling Green Times is seeking nom-inations for its annual “Citizen of the Year” award, which is pre-sented each year at the Chamber of Commerce banquet. This year’s Chamber banquet is slated to be held at the Pike County Fairgrounds on Feb. 27, 2015. The Citizen of the Year award is presented to

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  • PCHD hosts volunteer Christmas party

    Posted on December 9, 2014 at 2:15 pm

    The Pike County Health Department, Home Health and Hospice group hosted its annual volunteer Christmas party last week at Saints Avenue Cafe.

    The Pike County Health Department, Home Health and Hospice held its annual hospice volunteer Christmas party and dinner at Saints Avenue Café this past Tuesday. Approximately 35 volunteers and guests were in attendance. Volunteer Chip Traynor gave the blessing prior to the meal. While Volunteer Coordinator Donna Ellison and Administrator Christopher Deeken gave thanks and presented gifts. The Hospice Volunteers of the Pike County Health Department, Home Health and Hospice

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  • Thanksgiving meal hosted for Pike County Hospice patients, families

    Posted on December 9, 2014 at 1:46 pm

    A dedicated group of hospice volunteers threw together a Thanksgiving feast yet again this year for the agency’s home-bound hospice patients and patient’s families. This year marked the agency’s 15th year anniversary of this ongoing act of kindness. The volunteers prepared 21 meals all together and hand delivered each one to the doorstep of home-bound patients and their families. The Pike County Health Department, Home Health and Hospice and their

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  • Bowling Green schools give back – Christmas spirit inspires giving, service

    Posted on December 9, 2014 at 1:45 pm

    The spirit of Christmas has struck the Bowling Green R-I school district as several school groups, classes, and organizations donate their time and effort to help those less fortunate and spread happiness this holiday season. Below are a few examples of how local schools and student organizations are helping their community this winter…   BGHS – Every Child Every Day One great community project is the Every Child Every Day,

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  • Santa visits Bowling Green

    Posted on December 2, 2014 at 2:12 pm

    Philip and Jack Bibb pay Santa a visit.

    Bowling Green kids got to visit with their favorite jolly ol’ man Monday night as the Chamber of Commerce hosted their annual Lighting Ceremony.    Find more pictures from the evening inside this week’s edition of the Times!  

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  • Salvation Army seeks bell ringers in Pike County

    Posted on November 25, 2014 at 2:27 pm

    North East Community Action Corporation (NECAC) Pike County Service Coordinator Neil Darnell and Administrative Secretary Christina Windmiller ring bells for the Salvation Army in December 2013 at Walmart in Bowling Green.

    The Salvation Army is seeking volunteer Pike County bell ringers to help collect donations that will pay for assistance to people in need. The annual bell ringing campaign will be held weekdays from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. outside Walmart in Bowling Green. Business people, church groups, students, families and others are invited to work hourly time slots. North East Community Action Corporation (NECAC) Pike County Service Coordinator Neil Darnell

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  • Care packages for military

    Posted on October 14, 2014 at 11:32 am

    As the holidays approach, the Ladies Auxiliary of the VFW Post #5553 are preparing to pack boxes for military overseas. The group is currently trying to obtain names and addresses for this project. If readers have or know of someone overseas and have a current address, just give it to an Auxiliary member, a VFW member or bring it to bingo on Thursday night at the Post. Items being collected

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