There are plans to honor players from Van-Far’s 1967 football team during halftime of the Indians’ home football game on Friday, September 29 against North Callaway.
It has been 50 years since this group represented the district on the gridiron.
The Van-Far Booster Club is asking area residents to attend the game that evening to be apart of the special tribute to these former Indians football players.
The Fall 2017 All-Town Yard Sale for the City of Vandalia is scheduled for Saturday, October 7. Starting with the Fall sale, “The Vandalia Leader” is the new sponsor.
The registration fee remains $10 and is due Friday, September 29. Ads will be printed on a map inserted in the October 4 issue. More announcements coming soon for the upcoming sale. Registration forms are now available inside “The Vandalia Leader” office, located at 108 W. State St. in Vandalia.
The VFW Post No. 2173, Vandalia, will meet the second Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. All members are invited to attend.
Tickets are on sale for the 36th Annual St. Brendan’s Dinner Auction. Tickets are $30 each and include a seat reservation for the October 13 dinner auction in the Pat Piper Branch Parish Hall.
Tickets are sold at the Parish office, where seats are also saved on the seating chart.Tickets must be purchased in advanced as they are not sold at the door.
This year’s dinner auction theme is a Hawaiian Luau! Your ticket gets you a dinner, featuring pork loin, cooked by the Audrain County Pork Producers; admittance into the live and silent auction as well as the dance after all events.
All proceeds go to St. Brendan’s School. Last year’s funds were used for items like new textbooks, technology updates, athletic equipment and much more!