Oakhurst Elks Lodge and Santa provide new clothes to 170 children

The Oakhurst Elks Lodge provided new clothing for 170 Mountain Area children this year and invited all the children and their families to its annual Christmas Party Saturday, complete with pizza, entertainment, a stuffed animal courtesy of the Mountain Bear Fan Club and the chance to tell Santa what they would like for Christmas.

The “wow” of hearing

Try as she might, Noni just couldn’t cut it as a Seeing Eye Dog. It was because of her incessant sniffing when out and about that she failed the “no sniff” test repeatedly. And so, the 2 & 1/2 year old yellow Labrador was sent for training as a Certified Hearing Dog in Oregon. There, she found her true calling, and a forever home here in the Mountain Area with Richard Walter.

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