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News Briefs

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Splashpad groundbreaking Perry OK Splash Pad committee will be hosting a groundbreaking event Wednesday, March 3 at 4 p.m., at Lion’s Park. Kids are invited to come play.

Letter to the Editor

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Editor, My daughter and I were walking at CCC lake recently, enjoying the warm weather after the period of below freezing temps we all suffered through. As we were walking several dogs As we were walking several dogs came running at us, barking and growling.

Tax preparation, Operation Blessing shopping days for March

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Tax season is upon us once again and with constant updates and changes to tax code, it can be a confusing time even for those who have experience doing their own taxes. LouAnn Hunt with Perry United Community Action Program (UCAP) is currently offering basic tax preparation for those in need at no cost. The program began on Feb. 17, 2021 and will be ending on April 9, 2021.

Perry Carnegie Library: Wondering what to read next?

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Reader’s Advisory databases are very expensive for libraries and The Perry Carnegie Library staff has balked at spending money to access the service. The library’s online catalog has under The library’s online catalog has undergone a major upgrade which now includes Reader’s Advisory services.

Learning to trust

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On March 4, we will have Jerry giving his testimony and he has an incredible story of recovery. If you have a hurt, habit or hang-up If you have a hurt, habit or hang-up join us at 6:30 p.m., at Perry Nazarene Church, where we care about you.

MIRRORS OF YESTERDAY

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10 Years Ago Four cars were overturned during a BNSF derailment near the Kemnitz storage tanks and the local Co-op. One of the tankers broke and another was reported punctured, spilling liquid fertilizer.

Wings of Hope program for Monday Rotary meeting

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The Monday meeting was called to order by President Jessica Dvorak who then led members in the pledge of allegiance. A prayer was offered and members sang the first verse of America the Beautiful before guests were introduced. Marvin Dement gave an introduction for student Rotarians of the month Lily Greenlee and Sophia Wisdom.