People & Events

Fairmont Legion to hold Friday dinner

Fairmont American Legion will hold an all-you-can-eat fish dinner featuring Alaskan pollock from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the Legion. The cost is $9 per person. Take-outs are available. This is open to the public.

Historical Society to offer presentation

Martin County Historical Society will show a DVD presentation featuring Tony Stadler’s military experience while serving in Vietnam at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Pioneer Museum in Fairmont. There is no charge. The public is invited to attend.

CREST plans informational meeting

The volunteer caregivers organization of Martin County, CREST, will hold an informational meeting 7 p.m. Thursday at Truman Church of Christ, 401 W. Ciro St., Truman. The purpose of this meeting is to investigate the possibility of setting up a CREST care team in Truman. CREST director Rob Stauter and CREST board members will be in attendance. The purpose of CREST is to help community members in need team up with someone who can help. It could be giving someone a ride to a doctor’s appointment, visiting, getting groceries for someone, helping with simple chores, etc. Everyone is welcome to attend.

College News

Cade Shelton of Fairmont, who attends Minnesota State University-Mankato, was a quarter-finalist in after-dinner speaking at the National Forensics (speech) tournament held at East Michigan University in Ypsilanti, Mich.


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