Area Briefing

The Moving Wellsville Forward Committee will hold “Wellsville Celebrate America Day” July 3.

The day begins with the “Celebrate America Parade” at 11 a.m. starting in front of Village Hall, 1200 Main St., and heading north to the gazebo on Main Street. There will be a children’s parade within the parade. Youngsters can decorate their power wheels and bikes in red, white and blue, and awards will be given for the most patriotic bike and power wheel. Also children participating in the children’s parade will be entered into a drawing to be crowned Mr & Mrs Fourth of July after the parade during the awards ceremony. Other parade awards will include Best Fire Responder Unit, Best Military Vehicle, Best Dance Team, Most Patriotic Float and Best Over All Float.

Then from 6 to 9 p.m. there will be a car show with live music by the students of Extreme Vocal Experience Studio (E.V.E.). The event will have food and ice cream vendors. Car owners wishing to participate should arrive at 5 p.m. for registration. The first 45 cars receive a dash plaque. Car show awards include the Best: Mustang, Corvette, VW, Camaro, Antique Car (pre-1945), Antique Truck, Rat Rod, Muscle Car, Hot Rod and Best in Show.

For information email John Morrow at MovingWellsvilleForward@gmail.com.

Lisbon’s Stage Left Players’ Director Kandy Cleland received a donation of paper towels from Darlene and Frankie representing EDI, a non-profit corporation that operates as an opportunity center where individuals with disabilities receive habilitation services, perform jobs, learn job skills and connect with their community. EDI activity director Tina Cochran had contacted Cleland to make her aware that the group had selected Stage Left Players as their April project, and to ask what the Trinity Playhouse would need. Cleland knew what to ask for. “Paper towels. We’re hoping to re-open the doors to the community soon, so we have lots of cleaning up to do, and lots of working hands to dry.”


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