Clean-up and decoration, Memorial Day services on tap at Nyssa

NYSSA – Volunteers are needed to clean up and decorate the veterans’ section of Hilltop Memorial Cemetery this Friday, starting at 9 a.m. 

Memorial Day services will be held starting at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 27, followed by a wreath-laying ceremony at Stringer Landing, located east of Nyssa just before crossing the Snake River.

• Mary Clark, the leader of the St. Bridget Catholic Youth Group, called to advise of the tremendous support the group received in donations for their project to decorate graves. Thank you to everyone who responded to the need for silk and other artificial flowers as well as funds to purchase flowers. 

• Also thank you to Nyssa residents who recently donated to the Nyssa Community Food Pantry. A total of 42.5 pounds of food was collected through the letter carriers’ food drive . . .