Meeting On Library Funds
Public Library’s nonprofit Friends group will meet at the library at 6:30 p.m.
This is an
important meeting at which the future of the library and funding options will
be discussed, said an announcement for the meeting.
future was imperiled in 2012 when one of its three local funding sources, the
Dade County Board of Education, opted an abrupt end of all support. An
outpouring of donations made up for the immediate shortfall, but as it stands
the library is funded only through the end of its fiscal year this June. Of its other two sources of revenue besides
the B of E, the city of Trenton is currently considering its level of support
and the Dade County government, though it has vowed not to let the library
close entirely, has reiterated often that it is already contributing all it
Dade Bands Raising Money
Bands are selling garbage bags.
There are three
sizes available, small 13 gallon (250 per case), large 33 gallon (200 per case)
and X-large 55 gallon (50 per case, 1.5 mil thick). All cases are $22
All orders are
due by February 1st. Please see a band student, Mr. or Mrs. Chance or contact
Diane Meeks at Dade County High School at (706) 657-7517 to order.
Financial Aid, FAFSA Forms
Finance Commission's Ben Meadows will be at Dade County High School Feb. 14th
speaking on financial aid and scholarships and will present a Powerpoint on
filling out the FAFSA form.
seniors and juniors and their parents/guardians are urged to attend. Parents of
sophomores and freshmen are invited to attend as well.
begins at 6 p.m. in the DCHS auditorium.
your calendars and plan on attending this informational meeting.
information contact the school at (706) 657-7517.