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Procession planned for Vietnam Traveling Memorial in Citrus County


Procession today for vietnam wall traveling exhibit

The Nature Coast All Veterans Reunion's "Escort the Wall" for the Vietnam Traveling Memorial will leave at 10 a.m. today from the Citrus County Fairgrounds parking lot, 3600 S Florida Ave., Inverness. Refreshments will be served in the auditorium starting at 7:30 a.m. The procession will head to the Holcim property on U.S. 19, north of Crystal River (a mile north of County Road 488), where the wall will be on display through Oct. 9, along with the Purple Heart Mural Memorial, Korean War Memorial and the Moving Tribute. There will be military vendors and displays. For information, or to schedule a class or group tour, call (352) 238-5692 or (352) 860-1629.


Driver's education class to start Oct. 11

The Hernando County school district will offer a driver's education class from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Oct. 11 through Dec. 13, at Hernando High School, 700 Bell Ave. Students must be in high school (public, private, homeschool, e-school or Florida Virtual School), and be 19 or younger. Cost is $100. Class size is limited to 24. Registration will be first-come, first-served from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Hernando High. Parents should attend registration; a parental signature is required for the registration. For information, call Denise Moen at (352) 797-7018.

Today's picks

Fairgrounds Flea Market: Includes indoor and outdoor vendors. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Brooksville. (352) 796-4552.

Hernando County Latina Beauty Pageant: Noon, R Beach Restaurant, 4054 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach. Spectator admission is $15; includes lunch. (352) 597-5979, 256-9959.

Bill Lindsey's Tribute to Elvis VFW fundraiser: 7 to 10 p.m. (open at 6), VFW Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive, Spring Hill. $10, includes hot dog and chips. (352) 593-4010.

Procession planned for Vietnam Traveling Memorial in Citrus County 10/01/11 [Last modified: Saturday, October 1, 2011 11:02am]
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