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October 14, 2013

SHORELINE BYLINE: Celebrate school 'Spirit Week' in Wilson

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Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — Good morning, dear readers: How’s everyone this week? Wishing all of you a happy Columbus Day. Drive carefully and get out there and enjoy the fine weather we’ve been having. The colors of the trees have just been magnificent this year. Here’s hoping we don’t pay for it this winter.

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Preschool Story Hour at the Wilson Free Library continues every Thursday at 2 p.m. while school is in session. The program is geared to 3- and 4-year-olds and includes stories, crafts, games and fun. All preschoolers are invited. For more information or to register, stop by the library or call 751-6070.

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Spirit Week begins Tuesday at Wilson High School as students celebrate Homecoming. The week concludes with the football game against Roy-Hart-Barker on Friday night and the seventh annual Athletic Wall of Fame Dinner on Saturday. This year’s inductees are Jamie Feagin, Bob Hartz, Coach Allyn Perry, the 1964-65 Boys Basketball team and the 1979 Boys Track and Field team.

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The Wilson Golden Agers will meet Tuesday at Wilson Fire Hall, 250 Young St. Bring a nonperishable food item for the Wilson Food Pantry. Coffee and tea service begins at 10 a.m. and the meeting is at 11. The annual members’ birthday celebration will take place; the cost is $5 per person. Entertainment is by “The Bag Ladies,” a dance group from the Dale Association. 

The Golden Agers’ Savannah, Jekyll Island and Beaufort trip will take place April 6 to 12. The price is $499 and includes double occupancy lodging, transportation, 10 meals and tours of Savannah, Jekyll and Simon’s Island, and Beaufort, S.C. Call Marilyn Harbison at 791-3965 for details.

The Golden Agers meet every first and third Tuesdays of the month. Anyone 55 or older is welcome to join. For more information, call Sandy Yousett at 751-9284.

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A monthly class, Exploration of Global Religions through Art, will be presented at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, McChesney and Young streets, Wilson, at 7 p.m. every third Wednesday of the month, beginning this week. Classes are free and open to the public.

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The Village of Wilson will hold a public hearing at 7 p.m. Thursday at the town hall, 375 Lake St., on a proposed local noise ordinance.

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Congratulations to current Wilson Central Athletes of the Week: Allie Bubar, Varsity volleyball, and Trey Rees, Varsity cross country.

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Wilson students will again participate in The United Stockings for Sailors and Soldiers project. The USSS sends filled holiday stockings to members of all five branches of the military. Students make the stockings, collect donations, fill and mail them out. To raise money for the project, students are holding a bake sale Oct. 25 and a basket raffle Nov. 10. For more information, contact Debi Sweeney at dsweeney@wilson.wnyric.org or Janet Durham at jdurham@wilson.wnyric.org.

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Sing for the Cure will take place at 7 p.m. Oct. 24 in the Wilson High School auditorium. All proceeds will be donated to the Breast Cancer Network of WNY. Admission is free; suggested donations are $3 for students and senior citizens and $5 for adults. The event features the combined choruses of Wilson and Niagara Falls high schools.

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St. Paul’s Lutheran Church will present “Wild and Wacky Women of the Bible,” a play written and performed by Karen S. Cassidy, at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2. Doors will open at 7 p.m. and refreshments will be served until the 7:30 start. Tickets cost $5; proceeds support St. Paul’s mission projects. Reservations are suggested, as only 100 tickets will be sold. Call 433-4600.

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Send your good news from Wilson, South Wilson and Ransomville areas to bettyhaag@verizon.net (email text only, no attachments except photos in jpg format), or call 751-4146. To see it in next week’s Shoreline Byline, please pass it along before 5 p.m. Thursday.