Treasure hunt at OC Eagles

OAKLAND CITY -- Oakland City Eagles host a treasure hunt game with the starting jackpot at $5,000.

The game is open to the public 18-years and older to play. Tickets are on sale and the first drawing is at 8 p.m. Feb. 10.

Tickets may purchased at the Eagles at 119 E Washington Street, Oakland City. For game rule and information, call 812-749-4543.

Valentine cookies for sale Feb. 13

PRINCETON -- The Gibson General Hospital Auxiliary will have Mary Coomer's cookies for sale in the hospital lobby from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13. Cookies for sale will be iced sugar Valentine cookies, chocolate chip and white chocolate Macadamia nut.

Cookies can be pre-ordered by the dozen in the hospital gift shop until Feb. 9.

Proceeds from the sale will benefit the Auxiliary's scholarship program and hospital projects.

Car show, auction Feb. 17

FRANCISCO -- Francisco Lion Club hosts a picture car show and auction from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17.

Trophys will be awarded to the top five cars. Fair fish, burger, hotdogs and other foods will be served.

Proceeds go toward the Lions community projects.

Power products raffle March 3

OWENSVILLE -- American Legion Post 51 hosts a STIHL Power Products Raffle featuring 20 Stihl products including chain saws, weedeaters, lawnmower, pole saws, edger, blower, hedge trimmer and several kombi systems.

Total prize value is a little over $8,600 (MSRP). Participants don't have to be present to win. Drawing takes place at 11 a.m. Saturday March 3 at the Owensville Community Center.

Only 300 Tickets will be sold at $50 per ticket and available from any Owensville Post 51 Legion Member.

Drawing will begin at the lowest priced item and work it's way up in value.

Winners may "buy back in" for $50 to have a chance of winning another tool and be entered in a side raffle for a Stihl RB-600 Pressure Washer, a value of $899.95.

All proceeds go to the Owensville American Legion Post 51. For more information, call 812 664-5759.

Coupon books are available

PRINCETON -- The Gibson County Youth Center Coupon Books are available at Old National Bank, German American, the Gibson County Youth Center and Casey's General Store. The money saving book features of coupons from local businesses. The books are $10.

K of C bingo every Thursday

PRINCETON -- The Princeton Knights of Columbus Council 1131 host a weekly bingo every Thursday (except on holidays). Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and early bird games start at 6 p.m.

Food is available including sandwiches, soup, and pie (No outside food and drinks allowed). There will be free popcorn and coffee, and Door Prizes.

All proceeds support local charities. For information, call 812-385-5732 after 4 p.m.

Treasure hunt every Wednesday

PRINCETON -- Princeton Eagles 361's treasure hunt tickets are available to the public everyday from noon to 6.30 p.m. A drawing will be held at 7 p.m.

Breakfast at OC Eagles

OAKLAND CITY -- Oakland City Eagles 4288 hosts a breakfast on the second Saturday of each month at the Fraternal Order of Eagles starting a 7 a.m. Sausage gravy, biscuits, fried potatoes, and scrambled eggs are $7. Biscuits and gravy are $4.

Breakfast at Post 256

OAKLAND CITY -- American Legion Post 256, Oakland City, will not serve breakfast March 3. They will resume regular schedule Saturday, April 7.

The legion serves breakfast from 7-9 a.m. on the first Saturday of each month. The breakfast is $6 per person (biscuits, potatoes, scrambled eggs, sausage gravy, coffee).

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