Wednesday, September 17, 2014  
Search By Keyword
• THE FAYETTE SCHOOL BOARD will meet Wednesday, 6 p.m., in the media center.

• STORYTELLING WILL BE HELD AT GREY WILLOWS ART & ANTIQUES on Saturday at 1 and 3 p.m. All ages are invited to hear author Alice Anna Reese share folk tales and stories about famous Missourians. Grey Willows located at 208 S. Main St. in Fayette.

• THE ARMSTRONG FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT will host a Hog Roast on Saturday at the Armstrong Fire Protection District Station. Serving is from 4 to 7 p.m. Adults pay $7; young people ages 5 through 12 pay $4; children ages 4 and under eat for free. Gun drawing. Silent auction. Goodies for kids. All proceeds go toward safety and communication equipment.

• THE FAYETTE MUSIC BOOSTERS will host a Trivia Night on Saturday at the Fayette High School Gym. Doors open at 6 p.m.; game begins at 7 p.m. Proceeds will go toward helping the FHS Band go to Washington D.C. Early registration with full payment ($100) will guarantee a table at the front of the room. To register, contact Sarah Linhart at or text your name and address to 660-676-8400.

• A BLOOD PRESSURE CHECK AND FOOT CARE CLINIC will be offered on Tuesday, Sept. 23, from 11 a.m. to noon at the Fayette Senior Center. A suggested donation of $6 is requested for toenail trims.

• THE ASHBY-HODGE GALLERY OF AMERICAN ART is featuring a double show from now through Nov. 20. In the main gallery will be “Feathered Friends: Six Decades of Watercolor Painting of Birds” by David Plank. The rest of the gallery features a memorial exhibition honoring the late Mel Meyer. The exhibition is open to the public at no charge every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. The ADA-accessible gallery is located on the lower level of Classic Hall on the CMU campus.

• THE MORRISON OBSERVATORY will be open Thursdays from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., through Nov. 6. Visitors will be able to use a variety of telescopes for viewing, weather permitting. The Observatory is located at 700 Park Road in Fayette next to the Fayette City Park. Free and open to the public.

• THE PARENTS AS TEACHERS PLAY CENTER will be open on Wednesdays from 9 to 10:30 a.m. and on third Fridays, 9 to 10:30 a.m. Parents with children ages 0 to 5 are invited to drop in and play with their children anytime during play center hours. The Play Center is located in the lower level of the Fayette High School on Highway 5 across from McDonald’s. Turn in to the parking lot and then turn left towards the lower, smaller parking area. Enter through the left-most, yellow door. The PAT Play Center offers educational toys, a toy library, children’s books, CDs, videos, and resources for parents.

* * * * * * * *

Noted in Brief news may be emailed, faxed, brought in person, sent via mail, or dropped after hours in the paper’s front door slot (203 N. Main St.). Mail: P.O. Box 32, Fayette, Mo. 65248. Email:

Visitor Comments

Current Conditions
Light rain
Fayette, MO
Radar & More >>