News Briefs

Democrats handing out fruits, veggies

The Fayette County Democrats will be giving away 100 boxes of fruits and vegetables from 1-3 p.m., or until all are gone, next Thursday at First Presbyterian Church, 1221 W. Fillmore St., Vandalia.

Holy Cross drive-through soup luncheon

The Holy Cross Lutheran Church Ladies will hold their annual soup luncheon, in drive-through fashion, this Sunday, with serving beginning at 11 a.m. The menu includes homemade chili or chicken noodle soup, chicken salad sandwiches, peanut butter sandwiches and chocolate sheet cake or homemade sugar cookies for dessert. Proceeds go to local missions such as Nourishing Greatness and Lighthouse Pregnancy & Health Services.
For the luncheon, enter the alley next to the church from Taylor Street.