News Briefs

-A A +A
By The Staff

All-School Reunion banquet is Sept. 22

Reservations are now being accepted for the banquet being held as part of the Vandalia Community High School All-School Reunion.
The reunion is held during the VCHS homecoming weekend, with the banquet set for the evening of Saturday, Sept. 22.
A social hour with a cash bar and hors d'oeuvres will be held from 5-6:30 p.m., and dinner is from 6:30-8 p.m.
The cost for the dinner is $25 per person. Reservations and payments may be sent to: VCSF 2012 Reunion Dinner, c/o Vandalia Community Schools Reunion, Unit Office, 1109 N. Eighth St., Vandalia, Ill. 62471.
For more information, call 283-4251.

Patoka Fall Festival is Aug. 31-Sept. 2

The Patoka Fall Festival will be held Friday, Aug. 31-Sept. 2.
The Friday activities include a kids' corner from 6-10 p.m., karate demonstration, 3-on-3 basketball tournament and local musical entertainment.
Saturday's schedule includes a parade at 11 a.m., sand volleyball tournament at 11:30 a.m., kids' corner, pedal tractor pull, bingo, cakewalk, demolition derby and Studio 50 gym and dance performance.
Sunday's activities include an interdenominational church service at the park at 10:30 a.m. and brunch at the Patoka American Legion Home, beginning at 1 p.m.