About 200 voters turned out for the primary vote on Sept. 18. Bud York took the sheriffs race with 126 opposed to 76 for Larry Cleveland. For the two town-board seats, there will be five names on the November ballot; Democrat Linda Griswold, Joan Harris and Glenda Duell on the Independent line, Leon Galusha and Jim Ligon on the Republican line. The deadline to register to vote is Oct. 12. Forms are available at the town hall.
The date for the primary is traditionally the second Tuesday of September, but was changed to the third this year since the second Tuesday was the sixth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11.
The senior bus runs on Friday, Oct. 12, for a day of shopping and appointments in Glens Falls for those age sixty and over. Call Laura at 623-9281 to make your reservation.
Members of the Sugar Loaf Mountain Seniors Club joined with the Stony Creek seniors to enjoy a dinner at the Stony Creek Inn on Sept. 20. Jim Morwood and Norma Galusha won door prizes.
Thirty took the defensive driving class for safety and sixteen members enjoyed a trip through Vermont. The next meeting of the club is Oct. 17 and everyone is asked to bring brownies for Cal Engle and items to go to Iraq.
The Occupancy Tax Committee will hold a meeting open to the public on Thursday, Oct. 11, at 7 p.m. at the town hall.
The deadline to call for home veterinarian visit is Wednesday, Oct. 10. Call 623-2164.
The Thurman Youth Commission needs more members for its board. Please stop by the next meeting on Oct. 9 at 7 p.m. at the town hall.
If you need a special time to get your hunting license before the opening of the season on Oct. 20, call Nancy Beadnell at 623-4588.
The Southern Adirondack Four Wheeler Club meets on Friday, Oct. 12, at the town hall at 7 p.m.
Its not too early to start thinking about a table at the annual Christmas Bazaar on Nov. 17. Call 623-3953 or 2909.
A big spruce tree, about twenty feet tall and six feet wide needs to be dug up and the hole refilled with soil. Call 623-2580.
Mary and Rod Kenyon celebrate thirty-seven years on Oct. 10.
Birthday greetings are out to Town Clerk Nancy Beadnell on Oct. 6, Heather Leigh on Oct. 7, Buddy Russell, Kelly May and Lisa Arnold on Oct. 8, Elizabeth Dimick on Oct. 10, Cy Combs nd Hial Hall III and Bill Davidson on Oct. 11 and Jason Kenyon and Dick Needham on Oct. 12. (Take your shoes off, Dick).
Get will wishes are out to Alfred Ingraham, Edna Kenyon, Barb Keene, Cindy Crandall, Gary Palmer and John Cooper.
A thank you from Cindy Crandall to the Thurman EMS for their quick response and compassion when she was stricken before.
The Mommie and Me Club meets on Wednesday, Oct. 10, at 10 a.m. at the youth building. The project for the pre-schoolers will be painting pumpkins.
Bids for the roof repair on the town hall must be in by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9. For details call 623-9649.