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River Valley News Shopper, August 8, 2011

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MONDAY, August 8, 2011 • RIVER VALLEY NEWS SHOPPER
INSIDE THIS ISSUE:
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Obituaries, Page 4 & 5
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Letter to the Editor,Page 5
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Leading Ladies, Page 7
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terprise do not reect the overall opinion of the paper. Letters to the editor may be written by any member of thecommunity who wishes to express their view of a certainissue. Letters should be in good taste and no longer than 500 words.
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 You are invited to partici-pate in the annual fundraiserfour-man scramble on Saturday,August 13 at the beautiful Birch-wood Golf Course. The eventis sponsored by the PanhandleArea Chamber of Commerce andour goal this year is for every-one to have a terrific time as wegenerate money for our RobertAlger Scholarship Fund throughthe Greenville Area Community Foundation.The cost for a four-manteam is $200. The cost of only $50 per player includes greensfee, cart, lunch and door prizes.There will be prizes for $500 for1st place, $300 and $200 BlindDraws, (based on 24 teams), lon-gest drive, closest to the pin andholes-in-one. Ed Koehn, Green- ville is sponsoring a hole-in-oneprize of a Chrysler 200 and PeaseInsurance Agency is sponsoringa hole-in-one prize of $3000.Have fun with our puttingcontest and golf ball drop. Try the contest to Hit the Hood to win a basic inside/outside carcleaning, sponsored by Finish-line Auto Body, Howard City andClassic Car Care, Sidney.Register today by callingBirchwood Golf Course at 231-796-4424 or the Chamber at 231-937-5681. Registration form isonline at www.panhandlecham- ber.com. Join us for a morningon the Green!
Panhandle golf outing set forAug. 13
TAKE A SHOT:
Pease Insurance Agency is sponsoring a hole-in-one prize of $3,000 for the upcoming Panhandle Chamber of Commerce golf Scramble on Aug. 13 at Birchwood Golf Course.
On Thursday, Aug. 11, two clownsfrom the Kelly Miller Circus will be visiting locations in the Panhandlearea of Montcalm County. Carleeand Charlie are advance clowns toremind citizens of the soon to arriveKelly Miller Circus.They promote the excitementand anticipation of the upcomingperformance of the Kelly Miller Cir-cus by presenting their own specialshow. The show presents a fun mixof audience participation, silly come-dy skits and colorful clown magic all wrapped around a bit of circus his-tory with a focus on the importanceof teamwork.The audience will learn that thecircus is an international travelingcommunity with people from all overthe world coming together to presenta great show. From performing art-ists to ring crew, ticket tellers to truck drivers, every job in the circus is im-portant to the success of each andevery performance. Carlee and Char-lie recruit members of the audienceto help demonstrate the importanceof teamwork with a fun challenge us-ing a spinning plate that provides anexcellent “Kodak Moment.”The show is for children of allages but primarily geared for ele-mentary school-age children.Sponsored by J & H Family Stores, and with the cooperation of other locations throughout the area,Carlee and Charlie will be following afairly tight schedule.M-46 Truck Stop — 9 to 10 a.m.Township Library — 10 to 11:30a.m.Howard City Mobil — 11:30 a.m.to 12:30 p.m.First Bank — 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Pierson Mobil — 1:30 to 2:30p.m.Independent Bank — 2:30 to3:30 p.m. Advance tickets for the circus will be on sale during these events. Afterthese events, tickets for the Circuscan be purchased at J & H Family Stores (Pierson, Howard City, M-46Truck Stop), Community First CreditUnion, Leppinks, Sticks N Stones,First Bank and Independent Bank.Savings from advance sales will endon Aug. 25, so be sure to get yourtickets early.
CLOWNINGAROUND
Carlee and Charlie to entertain the Panhandle;stops throughout the area all day
Jim Worthing, international recordingartist, is coming to Howard City on Sunday,August 14, 2011. Back by popular demand, hewill present a concert of Gospel music at PineGrove Community Church (The Tent Church),8775 E. 88th St., Howard City, MI at 6:00PM.A free will offering will be received in supportof the Summer Concert Series at Pine GroveChurch.Mr. Worthing is celebrating his 30th yearof professional singing, and has appeared in48 states, Canada, the Bahamas, and Switzer-land. Throughout these years, Jim has per-formed live for millions of people and his un-mistakable tenor voice can be heard on over60 nationally and internationally releasedrecordings. He has produced six solo projectsand has recently released his newest album,“Committed To Love.”Jim Worthing, a native of Altoona, PA.,makes his professional home base in MusicCity USA, Nashville, TN. Prior to his solo ca-reer, Jim sang with two national award-win-ning groups, Re-Creation and The Cumber-land Boys.Mr. Worthing has appeared on the GrandOle Opry, Prime Time County, Nashville Now,as well as other nationally syndicated radioshows. Most recently he was featured as thespecial guest vocalist at the 2010 Army & AirForce Exchange Service change of commandceremony held in Dallas, TX. A voice alive with the dynamics of faithand experience, a clear and winsome testi-mony, and a deep-seated commitment to theChristian message make a Jim Worthing con-cert inspiring, challenging, and uniquely un-forgettable.
Jim Worthing inconcert on Aug. 14

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