Daily Digest for June 14, 2007:
Talent show sign-up opens
PONTIAC - The Livingston County Fair Association is seeking talent for its youth talent show at the Livingston County 4-H Fair. The contest will be at 7:30 p.m. July 16 with divisions for age 14 and younger and ages 15-21.
Entrants must live in Livingston County or be a member of a Livingston County 4-H club. For information, call (815) 657-8569 or (815) 842-1776. Deadline is July 2.
Middletown marks 175th anniversary
MIDDLETOWN - Middletown will celebrate its 175th anniversary Saturday and Sunday with entertainment, a parade, speeches and sales.
"Abraham Lincoln in Song" will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at American Legion Hall. The parade begins at 10:30 a.m. followed by a veterans' ceremony and dedication of Vin Fiz Drive.
A silent auction for a 75-year-old quilt and village history book sales also are planned.
Middletown Post Office will issue a commemorative postmark. Cancellation will be done at the Knapp Chestnut Becker Historical Society Library/Museum from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.