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Clark County Interagency Group to hold meeting

CASEY -- The Clark County Interagency Group will meet at noon Thursday at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Casey. There is no scheduled speaker at this time. If anyone would like to volunteer, please contact Amy Corbin, Triple C Coordinator-SAIL, at 217-345-7245. Please share with anyone you think may be interested in coming.

Class of 1958 to meet for breakfast

MATTOON -- The Mattoon High School Class of 1958 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. Saturday at Denny's. All are welcome. For more information call 217-856-3554.

SBL to host free informational sessions for weight loss

MATTOON -- Sarah Bush Lincoln is hosting free informational sessions for weight loss at 5:30 p.m. on Mondays, Feb. 5 and 19, and at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesdays, Feb. 14 and 28, at the Sarah Bush Lincoln Center for Healthy Living, 1004 Health Center Drive, Suite 212.

The SBL Weight Management Program is a clinically monitored program geared for people of all sizes. The program uses the HMR (Health Management Resources) method, the nation's leading provider of weight treatment services to hospitals. It is a proven weight loss program using an easy-to-follow, nutritious diet and healthy lifestyle behaviors, along with individual guidance, group support and intensive lifestyle education.

For more information, call 217-238-4774 or email

Tickets available for fundraiser for health care scholarships

EFFINGHAM -- The 34th annual "Cheers!" event is a fun upscale cocktail party with dancing to raise funds for health care scholarships for area students and will be held March 3 at the Keller Convention Center, 1202 N. Keller Drive.

A 6 p.m. social hour will be followed by dancing and heavy hors d’oeuvres. This event is hosted by the Sarah Bush Lincoln Volunteer Guild and Foundation; the cost is $75 a person. Net revenue supports health care scholarships for area students.

For more information and to purchase a ticket, call Kim Lockart at 217-238-4765.


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