Category - Special Events

Blood drives set at Albion, Petersburg

American Red Cross recently announced two upcoming blood drives in the Boone County area. On Monday, July 27, a blood drive will be held at the Cardinal Inn Event...

Fair Parade winners announced

Boone County Fair Parade was held Sunday, July 12, on a revised route to promote social distancing. Rules did not allow entries to walk through the parade, or candy to...

Boone County Fair 4-H schedule set

Boone County Fair events are coming up this week and next week for 4-H members. Following is the schedule from the Boone County Extension office: Wednesday, July 8...

Next Albion blood drive to be July 6

A Red Cross blood drive will be held Monday, July 6, from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Casey building on the Boone County Fairgrounds. Social distancing will be...

Albion Aquatic Center opened last weekend

Albion Family Aquatic Center opened last Saturday, June 20, and the number of swimmers was limited due to cool weather. Staff members for the opening swim session, above...

Boone County Raceway to open season Friday

Boone County Raceway will open its 2020 race season this Friday, June 19, with “Firemen Appreciation Night” starting with hot laps at 7:30 p.m. and racing at 8. Opening...

Plan is set for Boone Central graduation

Procedures and seating plan have been set for Boone Central High School’s 2020 commencement on Sunday, June 28, and approved by East Central District Health Department...