Local briefs for Dec. 9, 2016

Published 12:41 pm Friday, December 9, 2016

WMU meeting canceled

The Winchester Municipal Utilities meeting scheduled for Dec. 15 has been canceled. A special meeting will be scheduled if needed. The next regular meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 5, at the WMU, 150 N. Main St. For more information, call 744-5434.

Farmers market open house

The Winchester-Clark County Farmers’ Market Christmas Open House will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, at the former Graham’s Boot Store, 18 N. Main St.

Marine Corps League meeting Saturday

Harold G. Epperson, Marine Corps League Detachment No. 1113 will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday at Whitaker Bank in Stanton.

Conkwright SBDM meeting Dec. 13

Conkwright Elementary’s School-based Decision-making council will meet at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13.

Heritage Baptist collecting coats

Heritage Baptist Church, 4369 Lexington Road, is collecting coats through Sunday for Operation Happiness. The drive is in memory of the late J.R. Johnson, who once gave the coat off his own back to a person who did not have one, according to church officials.

Shearer SBDM special meeting

The Shearer School-based Decision-making Council will have a special meeting at 3:30 p.m. Monday in the Shearer Conference Room. The 2016–17 Comprehensive School Improvement Plan will be finalized and approved.

City commission meetings cancelled 

The Winchester Board of Commissioners meetings scheduled for Dec. 20 has been cancelled and rescheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday in the commission chambers at City Hall.

Sylvania retirees meeting Dec. 13

Winchester GTE/Sylvania/Osram/UAW retirees will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Blue Isle on Shoppers Drive. All Winchester Sylvania retirees and former employees are welcome.