Methodist Church Ocoberfest set for Oct. 24

Plans are being made for the annual Octobefest luncheon and auction Oct. 24 at Augusta United Methodist Church, 2420 Ohio.
Funds raised from this event will be earmarked for youth support and the Helping Hands program at the church.
There will be a silent auction, a live auction, country store, and a raffle featuring a number of donated gifts.

Augusta accepting applications  for alcohol education grants

The City of Augusta will be taking applications for grant funds from the City's Special Alcohol fund. 
The city annually receives Alcohol Liquor Tax funds from the State of Kansas, which are designated to be used for drug and alcohol education and treatment.
Qualified organizations and agencies may pick up an application form in the City Manager's office at 113 E Sixth Street or by calling 775-4515.
Application deadline is 5 p.m. Oct. 8.