Election equipment to be tested

There will be a public testing of the automatic tabulating equipment for the Nov. 8, 2016 General Election at 10 a.m. Nov. 1, in the County Clerk’s Office in the Courthouse.



Support group to meet

"Communication Strategies" will meet at 3 p.m. Nov. 10 in the Osage Room of Prairie View, 1901 E. First St., Newton.

This is a support and information sharing group open to those who are caregivers for older adults and for older adults who are caregivers.

Joan Brubacher, Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker at Prairie View, is the contact person and coordinator for this group.

Meetings are free of charge and open to the public. The group is made possible through a generous grant from the Central Plains Area Agency on Aging, with federal funds from the Older Americans Act. Contributions are welcome and will be used to support this program.

For more information or have referrals to the group, call 284-6400 or (800) 992-6292.