News briefs, October 10

Published 6:06 am Wednesday, October 10, 2018


Junction City Council — 7 p.m. Thursday at the Community Center. Agenda includes Jeffrey Wallace addressing the council under new business; approval of past minutes; and approval of bills.

Urban Renewal and Community Development Agency (Section 8) — 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, at 116 E. Main St., Suite B. Agenda includes old business, new business, regular quarterly meeting and utility schedule for 2019.

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Perryville City Council — 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11 at the Perryville Community Center,          216 S. Buell St. for a special called meeting. The agenda consists of a discussion of the comprehensive zone change ordinance and a possible first reading.

Galilean Quilt & Craft Auction

LIBERTY — The 29th annual Galilean Quilt & Craft Auction will be held Friday and Saturday, Oct. 12 and 13 at the campus of Galilean Home Ministries , 712 South Fork Church Road, Liberty. This is the biggest fundraiser of the year with over 300 quilts and crafts up for bid along with hundreds of buy now items. Kickoff is 4:30 p.m. on Friday with a spaghetti supper in the main house. At 6:30 p.m., there will be a program by the Galilean Family in the gym followed by the craft auction. Saturday morning at 7 a.m., there will be a pancake breakfast in the main house followed by the quilt auction in the gym at 10 a.m.  Lunch will be available just outside the gym as well as concessions, baked items and more throughout the day on Saturday. There will be campus tour schedules posted.

Cedar Creek annual fish fry

Cedar Creek Sportsman’s Club will hold its annual fish fry Saturday, Oct. 13 at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 or adults, $5 for children five to 10, and four and under are free. Menu includes fish, hush puppies, potato wedges, coleslaw, dessert and drink. There will be a gun raffle, a $500 cash raffle, door prizes, auction, and lots of fun. Everyone is welcome.

SHIP to assist with Medicare open enrollment

Medicare Open Enrollment begins Oct. 15 and goes through Dec. 7. If you are currently enrolled, thinking of switching or just want to see if you are getting the best plan for your money, Medicare open enrollment is the time to do just that. Comparing plans during open enrollment ensures that you have the Medicare health or drug plan that will fit your needs for 2019.

Call the SHIP Program at (866) 516- 3051 or visit to find out more and to get information about upcoming enrollment events in your area.