Pirates fall in heartbreaker to Corydon in Sectional 23 Semi-final, 33-28
Last Friday night was the perfect weather for Friday Night Football. Fans packed into Dutch Reis Field bundled up in sweatshirts, coats, hats, gloves and even blankets. Pirate Nation was not going to let a drop in temperatures stop them from cheering on their Pirates.
Pekin-Eastern Alumni Association concert will raise money for scholarships
The Pekin-Eastern Alumni Association, Inc. will present a “Music Concert” at the Eastern High School Performing Arts Center on Saturday, October 22, 2011 starting at 6 p.m. (doors open at 5:30).
The featured performers will be the Lick Creek Band and Pawnshop Guitar.
Tickets will be available at the door and cost $10.00 for adults, $8.00 for students and preschool age kids or younger get in for free.
All proceeds will go to fund scholarships for graduating Eastern seniors. For more information, call Carol Weatherholt at 812-967-3371.
Senators, Musketeers split middle school games
The West Washington Junior High School football team traveled to Pekin last week for a showdown against East Washington Middle School for a pair of games. The two contest were lopsided affairs with both schools claiming an easy win.
Southern Hills Church heading up Christmas Assistance Program
Southern Hills Church will be heading up the Christmas Assistance Program this year. They are accepting applications for assistance as well as volunteers to assist with the program. Both applications are available at www.shillschurch.com under the “Outreach” section. Applications will be accepted on Friday, October 21 from 1-5 p.m. and Saturday, October 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.