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Memphis Happenings 10/15/2021

EARLY VOTING Early Voting for the Constitutional Amendments Election will begin Monday, Oct. 18 and end Friday, Oct. 29. Hall County voters can cast ballots at the Hall County Commissioners Courtroom, located on the second floor of the Hall County Courthouse, 512 W. Main St., from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to…

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Courthouse sprinkler fundraiser to highlight weekend events

By Bev Odom The Red River Sun   WELLINGTON – To complement Wellington’s living history weekend, presented by the Sons of Confederate Veterans Charles Goodnight, Frontier Reg. Camp 2280, a Saturday evening, Oct. 9 fundraiser is planned on the downtown square.   To raise proceeds for a courthouse lawn sprinkler system, a barbecue will be…

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Memphis Happenings

TRUNK OR TREAT Everyone is invited to join Memphis Chamber of Commerce for Halloween fun on the Square from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30. Carnival games and booths will be accompanied by trunk or treat and a Halloween costume contest with prizes of $50 to the best adult male, adult female, child male…

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MHS Class of 1971 marks 50 years

By Bev Odom The Red River Sun   MEMPHIS – Sixteen of the 42 members of the Memphis High School Class of 1971 celebrated with a 50-year reunion during the recent Hall County Picnic. Visitation began Friday evening, Sept. 17, at the Travelodge Hotel in Memphis followed by dinner.   Saturday morning, the classmates met…

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Memphis Police Department offers reward in Methodist Church burglary

By Elizabeth Tanner The Red River Sun   MEMPHIS — Following the burglary of First United Methodist Church of Memphis Friday, Oct. 1, the Memphis Police Department is offering a reward of $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the offender.   “I want whoever did this to know that this will not stand,”…

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