Beta Tau Delta donates to Jeff, GJ pools

Beta Tau Delta made a pair of donations to enhance children’s pool experiences recently.

The sorority donated $700 for a new bench at the Jefferson municipal pool. Trying out the bench are (seated, from left) are swim team members Jadyn Weber, Keaton Hinote, Preston Kennedy, Marcus Ball and Ashlyn Ball. Behind them are (from left) JPRD pool supervisor Simeon Lang, Beta members Diane Jackson and Pat Rusnak, and swim team board member Jaime Kennedy. Continue reading Beta Tau Delta donates to Jeff, GJ pools

Reminder: Free lunch at school this summer

More than 200 youngsters have already enjoyed free lunches this summer and there’s room for more kids, and adults, too.

The Greene County Schools are serving a free lunch weekdays from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at the elementary school, 401 E. Russell St in Jefferson, and from 11 am to 12:30 pm at the Grand Junction Community Center, 212 Main St East in Grand Junction.  The program will  end Aug. 4; there will be no lunch served July 4.
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Freedom Quest June 26 at Russell Park

Area families are invited to Freedom Quest Tuesday, June 26, from 5 to 7:30 pm at Russell Park in Jefferson. Freedom for Youth Ministries will host the free family event with crafts, games, prizes, food and music. The evening also includes the gospel message of Jesus through fun activities.

Freedom Quest is a traveling ministry event scheduled to be in Jefferson, Chariton, Albia, Creston, Greenfield, Boone and Newton this summer. Continue reading Freedom Quest June 26 at Russell Park

Social Media Club busy at Greene Co HS

TM when I say the SMC, under the direction of TG, learned a lot this year and oftentimes they were LHO. Their last meeting of the year was held at TS in Jefferson on June 4. Students spent the year learning how to build SCF, which was sponsored by JT, conducting informational surveys of their peers’ use of SM, and reflected upon how these tools can be better used. SCF were made 4 several major events including VD, sporting events, the GM, and prom. Continue reading Social Media Club busy at Greene Co HS