Lighting of the Memorial Tree Service is Wednesday, December 17 at 7 pm in the Pike County Courthouse first floor rotunda. Reverend Tom Wilber of Pittsfield United Methodist Church will conduct the service. If you have questions please call the Pike County Courthouse at 217-285-2014.
On Tuesday, December 16 beginning at 6 pm, the Tornadoes will play at home vs Pittsfield. Admission will be a toy to donate for the G-P Toy Drive to benefit the Griggsville-Perry School District Christmas Families. One adult or child admission free per toy. Also on that night, Team Impact will hold it’s annual Cookie … Continue reading
“Christmas by The Book” is a dramatic rendition of the Christmas story. This play will be presented Saturday, December 20 at 6:30 pm and Sunday, December 21 at 6:30 pm by the Nebo Baptist Church. Everyone is invited!
Between Nov. 20 and Dec. 20, patrons of Pittsfield Public Library may pay their overdue fines by bringing in non-perishable food itmes. Food For Fines is great wayfor our patrons to give back to the community and return their account to good standing. Food For Fines applies to overdue fines only. It does not apply … Continue reading
The Pittsfield Public Library is sponsoring “A Giving Tree for Senior Citizens”. We are asking that you open your hearts to this often forgotten group of people. The Giving Tree will be in the Adult section of the Library with tags on the tree for both men and women. The tree will be up from … Continue reading
Puzzlebox: Autism Awareness/Support Group will meet Monday, Dec. 15. 6 p.m.-7:45 p.m. (doors open at 5:45 p.m.), 3rd Floor Conference Room at Illini Community Hospital, Pittsfield. Anyone and everyone affected by autism or anyone interested in learning more about the spectrum is welcome. The Puzzlebox is a free open group dedicated to raising awareness of … Continue reading
Griggsville-Perry FFA is conducting its annual citrus fruit, cheese and sausage fundraiser. They are selling Florida and California citrus of: navel oranges, grapefruit, tangelos, tangerines, along with Wahsington pears and apples. They are available in bushels, 4/5 bushels, 2/5 bushels, and bags. They are also selling Wisconsin Cheese and Summer Sausage Gift boxes along with … Continue reading
Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week. Pittsfield City Police responded to numerous calls Nov 27 along a path of vandalism and criminal damage occurring during the early morning hours. The path went from Pittsfield High School to the northeast part of town. If you have any information on this or any other crimes taking place … Continue reading
Barry Food Pantry, 603 Decatur Street, will have ‘Toys for Tots’ and a fish fry fundraiser. Santa Claus will visit Barry American Legion Hall on Dec. 6 from 4-7 p.m.