News Briefs: Wednesday, August 27, 2008

• Liquor law forum slated for Kingman

KINGMAN - The Department of Liquor Licenses and Control will hold an Arizona liquor law forum in Kingman.

The focus of the forum is to gather suggestions to improve liquor licensing and law enforcement practices, procedures and outcomes. It will be from 1 to 2 p.m. on Sept. 5 at the Kingman Police Department, 2730 E. Andy Devine Ave.

"The forums have provided DLLC with valuable input, strengthened relationships with Arizona's industry stakeholders and have also created the opportunity for forum participants to speak directly to DLLC administration and Arizona Liquor Board members," Director Jerry Oliver Sr. said in a news release.

The forum will address and discuss Mohave County's most prevalent areas of interest. The newly proposed Arizona liquor laws will also be discussed.

For more information, call (602) 542-5141 or go to www.azliquor.gov.

• Dolan fair entries to travel to town

DOLAN SPRINGS - Dolan Springs entries for the county fair will be picked up at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 5 at the community hall for delivery to the fairgrounds in Kingman.

All entries should be at the community hall no later than 9 a.m. Sept. 5. For more information, contact Evelyn at (928) 767-3148.

• Golf to benefit fire department

KINGMAN - The 3rd Annual Pine Lake Fire Department Golf Tournament will be held Sept. 13 at Cerbat Cliffs Golf Course.

All proceeds will benefit the fire department and its community programs. Entry includes dinner at 5 p.m. on Sept. 12 at the Hualapai Mountain Resort with music by the Evers Band, plus golf, prizes and gifts, coffee and lunch at the golf course, and a fun time. Cost is $75 per player, and participants can sign up as singles or as a team.

Call Ron at the Hualapai Resort at (928) 715-3857 or Cerbat Cliffs Golf Course for more information or to sign up.

• Multi-year reunion scheduled

KINGMAN - The Class of 1968 and Mohave County Union High School Reunion for classes 1962 to 1972 will be Sept. 19-20.

The Class of 1968 will celebrate its 40th reunion and intends to start an annual combined reunion event for MCUHS students. A cocktail party is planned for Sept. 19, followed by a picnic on Sept. 20 at Metcalf Park and a tour of the high school. The event will culminate with a dance that evening with music by the Mike Torres Band, Kokomo. The cost per person for each of the three events is $5 each (total of $15 to attend all events).

Register on Classmates.com and RSVP for the Class of 68 Reunion. If you have contact information for other classmates, call Scott Dunton at (928) 753-1314 or contact Fred Keller through Classmates.com.

• Mad Hatters Tea set for senior center

KINGMAN - An Alice in Wonderland-themed Mad Hatters Tea will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 5 at the Heidenreich Adult Center, 1776 Airway Ave.

The menu includes hot tea, sweet and sugarless cookies, biscuits and jam. A hat contest, with prizes awarded for the prettiest and funniest hats, will be held. Donations are welcome.

• Time to register for Andy Parade

KINGMAN - The 38th Annual Andy Devine Days Parade will be at 10 a.m. Sept. 27 in Kingman.

The theme is, "The Over the Hill Gang Rides Again," which will celebrate Andy Devine and his role in the movie of the same name. The parade takes place at First and Beale streets and travels east to Sixth Street with setup staging beginning at 7.

Parade entry is free.

Those wishing to receive a commemorative participation plaque will be charged a $20 fee at the time of registration.

Applications for the 2008 parade are available at the Parks and Recreation Office, 3333 N. Harrison St. in Centennial Park, or by calling (928) 757-7919. Entry deadline is Sept. 18.