Trail Life Troop Gun Raffle – July 20 – Barry, IL

memorial day veteran militaryTrail Life Troop IL. 15 is raffling off three guns or $500 cash.  Drawing is Sunday afternoon of the Apple Festival.  Need not be present to win.  Tickets are $5 each.  Only 500 tickets will be sold.  Funds will be used to fund our “summer event”, a four day canoe trip at the Current River.  Contact any Trailman for tickets or they may be purchased at The First National Bank of Barry, Farmers Bank of Liberty in Barry, Carquest in Barry, or our raffle sponsor Hart and Wyatt Professional Land Surveyors in Barry.  Gun: *Springfield Armory XD .40 cal SS/Balck 4″ pistol with gun and clip holsters; *Smith & Wesson model 811036 M&P .223 cal AR-15 Sprot Rifle with 30 round clip; *870 Remington shotgun 5114 Express Super Mag 12 ga. Combo.

5th Annual Lady Eagles Fundamentals of Softball Camp – July 21-25 – Griggsville, IL

local sports buttonFREE!  The 5th annual Lady Eagles Fundamental of Softball Camp will be held daily from July 21-25, 10 a.m. until noon.  This is for young ladies entering 6th through 8th grades this fall.  the camp will be held at the Griggsville Little League diamond.  Please bring your softball equipment and a great attitude.  If any questions, contact Coach Bill Craven at 217-833-2113.  He is looking forward to seeing you there!

Miton Youth League Swim Party – July 25 – Pittsfield, IL

boys-swimmingMilton Youth League end of year swim party, Friday, July 25th from 8 p.m. – 10 p.m. at King Pool.  All coaches, players, umpires, concession stand workers, and anyone else who helped with this year’s ball season as well as your family is invited.  Drinks will be provided.  Please bring a snack to share.

PHS Class of ’69 Reunion – July 26 – Pittsfield, IL

class reunion buttonClass of 1969 reunion is July 26 at Kate’s Saloon (former Brant’s Building), and would like to extend an invitation to other PHS grads to join us after 8 p.m. Please visit and enjoy the company of those we don’t see often enough.  No minors, please.

Pike County Little League Sign Up – July 31 – Pittsfield, IL

local sports buttonSign ups are going on for Pike County Little League’s Fall Machine Pitch League for boys 6-8 years of age and will be middle of August – October.  All games will be played at Little League Diamond in Pittsfield.

Sign ups must be turned in no later than July 31.  Forms are available on Pike County Little League Facebook page and  Forms can be returned to WBBA Radio Station.  Cost is $25/player.  Registration fee must be paid in advance.

For more information, contact Charlie Hull at 217-473-6290.

Lady Tornadoes Softball Clinic – July 14 to 18 – Griggsville, IL

School Events and Activities BoardThe Lady Tornadoes will host a softball clinic July 14-18 at the Little League Diamond. This clinic will run from 5:30 to 7:30 each evening. The clinic will be for girls going into the 6th grade through 10th grades. Cost is $30 (includes a shirt). All proceeds go to the Lady Tornadoes softball fund. Entry forms can be picked up a the school office or call Robert Kennedy at 217-473-0651. Form and fees must be turned into the school office by Monday, July 7.

Sprints for Spines – June 29 – Pittsfield, IL

fundraiserJune 29 is the final day for the Sprints for Spines fundraiser.  To participate, place a donation along with your name and number in the Sprints for spines donation box at King Park Pool.  A drawing will be held at approximately 1 p.m. to win a $25 Dunham’s gift card.  All money collected will be donated to the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals who provide necessary treatments for scoliosis.