Saturday, August 19, 2017

Community

Baccalaureate service for VHS planned

The Vienna High School Baccalaureate Service to honor high school seniors will be at Gilead Cumberland Presbyterian Church on Wednesday, May 17, at 7 p.m. All high school seniors and their families are invited to attend. The speaker will be Mr. Brian Jones, a Vienna High School teacher, who teaches …

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Cypress School pre-k screening, kindergarten registration scheduled

Cypress Elementary School is scheduled to hold its pre-k screening and kindergarten registration day on Wednesday, April 26. Appointments will be available from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Children will be screened in a variety of areas, including fine motor, gross motor, language development and cognitive development. A nurse will …

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Scouts visit battlefield

Scouts from Troop 41 in Vienna recently traveled to Vicksburg, Mississippi to tour the site of the American Civil War Battle of Vicksburg at the Vicksburg National Military Park. The park includes 1,325 historic monuments and markers, 20 miles of historic trenches and earthworks, a 16-mile tour road, a 12.5-mile …

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Master Gardener graduate

For the first time in nearly 15 years, Johnson County has a Master Gardener graduate. Mrs. Carmen Dixon, center in photo, completed the 11-week training and will be completing volunteer hours over the next year.  Part of her volunteering will include submitting articles to local papers, doing presentations to groups, …

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Phelps to Host Satellite Office Hours in Vienna

VIENNA, ILL. – To help make his office more easily accessible to Southern Illinois residents, state Rep. Brandon Phelps, D-Harrisburg, will be hosting satellite office hours in Vienna. “As state Representative, it is very important to me to help make my staff easily accessible as possible to the people that I …

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Fish fry scheduled

St. Paul Catholic Church is planning to have a fish fry on Friday, March 17 and Friday, March 31 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. On the menu is hand battered fish, French fries, coleslaw, hushpuppies, dessert and a drink. Adults costs $9, children costs $5 and kids under 3 …

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Vienna resident places second at prestigious car show

Michael Harris of Vienna recently placed second in his class at the World of Wheels car show. The car show took place in Indianapolis, Feb. 10-12. Harris showed his 1959 English Ford Thames in the Pro Street 1949-1964 class. The World of Wheel cars shows are invite only and take …

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Reevesville News

Christmas Eve and all through the house, not a creature is stirring, not even a mouse, I’ll never forget some Christmas’s we had when all of us kids were home. We didn’t get all the fancy toys they get now but we loved what we got. Sometimes I think kids …

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The Vienna Times office closed for Christmas

The Vienna Times newspaper office, which is also the office for the Goreville Gazette, will be closed on Monday, Dec. 26, in observance of the Christmas holiday. The office will reopen to its normal hours on Tuesday, Dec. 27. The office is located at 305 E. Main Street in Vienna. Office hours …

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Freedom Outreach Christmas program

Freedom Outreach Chrisitan School in Vienna held a Christmas program on Wednesday, Dec. 14.  They sang the “Donut Song” with a message that without Jesus, there is a whole in your heart. They also sang “Happy Birthday Jesus.” Photos provided.

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