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Published 2:53am Monday, October 7, 2013

Fairland annual golf outing set for Sunday

The Fairland High School annual golf outing will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Diamond Links Golf Course.

Entry fee is $65 per person and includes 18 holes of golf and dinner. Hole sponsors are $150. All proceeds benefit Fairland athletics.

Cash prizes will be give for first place, longest drive and closest to the pin. There will also be door prizes.

For more information or to register, contact Mike Warner at 606-922-6970 or, Todd Riley at 304-633-8207 or, fax 740-866-8503 or mail to Fairland Golf Outing, c/o Mike Warner, 2202 Co. Rd. 66, Proctorville, OH 45669


Community Hospice 5K run set for Oct. 19

The Community Hospice will host a 5K run on Saturday, Oct. 19, starting on the campus of Ohio University Southern.

The race begins at 8:30 a.m. at Ninth and Heplar Streets. Pre-registration fee before Oct. 12 is $20. Fee after Oct. 12 is $25. Registration forms are online at www.chospice and

For more information, contact Mandy Medinger at Community Hospice at (740) 532-8841 or (800) 717-1050.

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