West Alexandria news

By Mary Lunsford - For The Register-Herald

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays this week: Mike Guehring, Clara Switzer Weinhoff, Christine Slater, John Coffman, Tina Marie Todd, Lyndsay House, Paula Durkle, Carol Torge, Eliana Warrick, Tammie Bitner, Laura Rosell, Kourtney Johnson, Trey Smith, Connor McNinch, Douglas J. Schmidt, Danny Smith, Phillip Johnson, in memory of Carl H. Habekost

Anniversaries this week: Clyde and Julia Mason, Nathan and Paige Holthaus, another Shout Out to Buz and Kit Miller who celebrated 72 years together on Jan. 24!

WA Fire/EMS Bingo

Bingo every Thursday from 5-9 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m., Bingo calling starts at 6 p.m., come early, get a good seat and start your luck with some pull offs. All proceeds benefit the West Alexandria Firemens Association and Department. Thank you for your continued support.

American Legion

The next SAL Breakfast is Sunday, Feb. 5 from 8-11 a.m.

Rock the Juke Box with a 50/50 raffle on Friday, Feb. 24 from 8-11 p.m.

The Senior Fun Bunch meets every Thursday from 1-4 p.m. for music and dancing.

Euchre every Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. with a 50/50 raffle at James E. Ryan, Post 322, 1477, Ohio 503 S.


The Foodbank served 68 families during December. This includes 23 seniors, 113 children and totals 264 individuals. Needs are pancake syrup, mac & cheese, shampoo and toothpaste. Also needed are gently used coats and blankets. Thanks to the community for your generous support of the holiday basket program. The Foodbank is open from 10a.m. to 12p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays and is located at St. John Church, 20 E. South Street. Contact the Foodbank at 839-1615 for additional information. Non-perishable donations can also be dropped off at St. John Lutheran Ingomar and Salem Lutheran Church on the first Sunday of each month.

By Mary Lunsford

For The Register-Herald