Summit Racing, Tallmadge
Summit Racing and Tallmadge Rotary are once again providing back-to-school backpacks for nearly 500 Tallmadge students. The program provides students with backpacks as well as school supplies. The cooperative effort is designed to help economically stressed families.
Superintendent Jeffrey Ferguson said he is thankful for the support.
Families interested in participating in the program should stop by the McCombs Education Center (MEC) at 486 East Ave. The MEC is open weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Talent' set for
Sept. 6 at THS
The Tallmadge High School Music Department will host a judged talent show "Tallmadge Has Talent!" Sept. 6 in the THS Auditorium, 140 N. Munroe Road.
The event is open to performing groups and individuals within the Tallmadge community. At least one member of any act must be a Tallmadge resident. All "family-friendly" performing acts are welcome and all ages are encouraged to participate. There will be category awards for vocal, instrumental and variety talent, as well as an overall grand prize provided by local businesses and studios, including A-Max Music and Pellegrino's Music.
Look for more information on the Facebook page Tallmadge Has Talent, and at the Tallmadge Schools website page http://www.tallmadgeschools.org/Page/2638.