SWCD meeting, fish fry slated

The Morrow Soil and Water Conservation District cordially invites you to their 69th annual meeting and fish fry to be held at the American Legion Hall in Cardington. The date for this year’s meeting is Saturday, Dec. 1.

The all-you-can-eat fish fry will be served with baked potato, coleslaw, applesauce, rolls, desert, and beverage from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. cost of the dinner ticket is $5 per person thanks to Ag Credit of Mount Gilead; Central Ohio Farmer’s Co-op, Inc., Mount Gilead Branch; Nutrien Ag Solutions, Edison Branch; Farm Credit Services of Mid America; POET Bio-Refining, Marion; Broerman Insurance Agency, Fredericktown; Morral Companies, Caledonia; Tidy Tim’s Inc.; and the Morrow SWCD Board of Supervisors who are sponsoring the Annual Meeting and Banquet.

You may acquire tickets by contacting our SWCD office, in person or by phone, 419-946-7923. Tickets may be purchased from any Morrow SWCD Board member. They are Mike Sayers, Larry Leonhard, Jay Smith, and Tom Clark. Ticket reservations must be made by Wednesday, Nov. 21. The annual meeting and fish fry is open to the public.

This year’s banquet entertainment will be Al Frazier the One-Man Band from Bucyrus. Another important feature of the evening will be the election of one member to the Morrow SWCD Board of Supervisors to serve a three-year term beginning Jan. 1, 2019. Anyone 18 years of age or older living or owning property in Morrow County is eligible to vote. This is your opportunity to provide direction to the soil and water conservation efforts in Morrow County.

The Morrow SWCD Cooperator of the Year Award will be presented to a deserving conservation cooperator, honoring them for their accomplishments in the conservation of our natural resources. Door prizes will be awarded.