West Alexandria news

By Mary Lunsford - West Alexandria Correspondent

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays this week: Jay Williams, Jim Wick, Charlotte Linsley, Clyde Mason, Joyce Combs, Kailyn Bassler, Dana DeVilbiss, Aaron Glander, Rondol Worley, Gary Odell, Tanya Bowermeister, Dale Fahrenholz, Philip Hurst, Daniel Wilker, Paul Sauer Jr., Bradley Wagers, Jason Suggs, Abby Beneke, Amanda Bassler, Maddie Riegel, Jaxson Pemberton, Austin Beneke, Jerry Bailey, Ann Smith, in memory of Steve Studebaker.

Anniversaries this week: Paul and Donna Sauer, Joe and Diana Wall, Jerry and Sharon Cooper Bailey, Glen and Sheryl Byrd.

American Legion Post 322

New Year’s Eve Open Jukebox is Dec. 31, beginning at 7 p.m. Bring an appetizer to share. There will be pork and sauerkraut at midnight, at James E. Ryan, Post 322, 1477 Ohio 503 South.

The Canteen will be closed on Jan. 1.

Euchre is open to the public every Wednesday at 7 p.m. $5 entry fee, 50/50 raffle and Ladies Night.

The Senior Fun Bunch meets every Thursday from 1-4 p.m.

Venison for Food Banks

The Venison for Food Banks of Preble County program is on-going. Anyone who takes a deer can donate all or part of the meat for the Foodbanks. We have sponsors who will take care of the processing fees. You may contact Brad Turner, Preble County Game Warden, or Curtis Early from Twin Valley Rod and Gun Club at 937-533-3226.

Salem Lutheran

Salem Kids will resume meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 9 with a meal at 6 p.m and program at 6:30 p.m.

Church of the Brethren

The next community meal will be Jan. 9 at the Church of the Brethren, 22 East Oak St 5-6:30 p.m.

By Mary Lunsford

West Alexandria Correspondent