White County Soil and Water Conservation District’s 78th Annual Meeting will be held Thursday, February 22, at the Floral Hall of the fairgrounds in Carmi. Registration begins at 5:00 p.m. A free fish dinner and sides prepared by McPeak Fish Market will be served at 5:30.
A short business meeting will follow, with three Directors to be elected. Carmi Mayor Jeff Pollard and Extension/4-H Program Coordinator, Amy McCarty, will provide a brief presentation on projects and an Oak tree planting at Burrell Park. Awards will be presented to 1st place and County Best winners of the District’s annual Poster Contest and to the Conservation Farmer of the Year. Numerous door prizes donated by area businesses will be given away. [Read more...]