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Norwood Farmers Day set for September 27

Theme: ‘Celebrating the Farmer’s Wife’ | Posted: Tuesday, August 19, 2014 3:01 pm

The Norwood Farmers Day Committee has met and reorganized for its 34th Annual Farmers Day. Farmers Day is held, by tradition, on the last Saturday in September. This year the event will be held on September 27.

Last October, the president of the organization, Ronnie Atchison passed away. He had been associated with the Farmers Day Committee since it began 34 years ago. The Committee stated that he would be missed, but that a new list of officers and committee members have been selected.

New officers and committee members are president, Joe Kelley, 746-4449 or 259-3177; vice president, Duane Atchison, 259-9340; secretary/treasurer, Mary Ann Mason, 746-4613; Cristy Holloway/main parade; 268-5260; Elaina Prewett/kid’s parade, 926-2279; Bethanne Grover/booths, 349-1663; Stephanie Connell/school booths; Annette Bruffett/donations; Susie Dodds/donations; Terry Kelley, new member.

The theme for this year’s Farmers Day is “Celebrating the Farmer’s Wife.” Gospel music will be by “Ascension” and evening music will be by “Acoustic Essays.”