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Borden and District News: Riverbend Fellowship welcomes new pastor

Friendship Club hosts cash bingo March 20.
Rev. Sheldon Carr presents a cheque for $500 to Borden Care Home manager Shannon Green.

BORDEN — The Borden Friendship Club held their monthly cash bingo night Feb. 21 with close to 20 out to play. Winning the cash were Arnold Meister (2x), Jeanette Pauls (2x), Penny Fairbrother, Blaine Dolsen, Gerry Wainwright, Jackie Meister and Eleanor Walton. In a three-way tie for the blackout game, the winner was Penny Fairbrother with Jackie and Tom Hrenkiw receiving consolation prizes. The next bingo will be March 20 at 7 p.m. in the Club Room.

Congratulations to Savannah Sutherland of Borden who attends Michigan College, on winning the BIG 10 400M dash at a track and field event in Geneva, Ohio.

Rev. Sheldon Carr presented a cheque for $500 to the Borden Care Home Feb. 23, the proceeds from the Shrove Tuesday pancake supper held Feb. 13. Accepting the cheque was manager Shannon Green. (Photo)

Welcome to the new pastor for Borden Riverbend Fellowship Church, Doug Hacking and his wife Gwen, who are residing in and redecorating the church manse in Borden. He commences his work with the church on March 1. Services are held in the Borden Friendship Club Room on Sundays at 10 a.m. for adult Bible study and the service commences at 10:50 a.m. with children’s church at 11:30 a.m. in the N. Smith Room.