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Porter Fire Relief Association Bingo Begins November 6
Porter Fire Relief's annual winter-time Bingo will begin on
November 6 and be held every other Thursday night at the Cut
Loose Lounge starting at 7:00. The Grand-Prize Blackout Jackpot
will start at $1,000 this year. Join in the fun at 7:00 on
Thursday, November 6!
Local Election Results
Of the 100 registered voters in Porter, 79 cast ballots during
the November 4 election for an 79% voter turn out. Here are the
hightlights from the local elections where there will be no
changes in the makeup of the city council:
Mayor: Donald Verschelde - 69 votes
Council (2 positions): Darlene Moeller - 54 votes
Josh Sumption - 76 votes
Treasurer: Judy Verschelde - 71 votes
View the results for Porter
voters in all statewide and local elections
Interested in a Book Exchange?
With the closure of
the Porter Senior Citizens Building, the Porter Book Exchange
program has lost its home. Citizens of Porter interested in
setting up a new book exchange program are encouraged to contact
a member of the city council or email
to share your
interest and any ideas you might have for how the book exchange
could be operated.
Looking for Folding Chairs?
The city of Porter has recently replaced the old steel folding
chairs at the Porter Hall and is selling our old chairs for
$1.00 each. If interested contact a member of the city council
or purchase chairs during the Porter Harvest Festival Flea
Market on Saturday, August 16 from 9:00 - 12:00. First come,
first serve and while supplies last only.
Porter Community Hall Shadow Boxes Complete
New shadow boxes have been built in the Porter Community Hall
and will be used to display memorabilia from Porter's past. If you
have any items you wish to donate to the city to have displayed,
please contact any city council member. Original or high-quality
newspaper articles will be accepted.
Porter Community Hall Information
Check out the new area of our website with information about the
Porter Community Hall.
Porter Event Photos
Do you have photos of Harvest
Festival, the Porter Auction or other events? Email them to
caption descriptions and they will get posted to the Porter
Keeping The Community Informed Has Never Been Easier
Now it is even easier to pass the
word about events in Porter and the surrounding area. Simply
fill out the information form at the bottom of the all new
Community Events and Calendar
Page and submit your event. Your submission will be validated
and posted to the calendar promptly!
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