Esky hosting vets for picnic, game

ESCANABA — All area veterans and their spouses are invited to a free pre-game picnic before the Escanaba-Alpena varsity football contest on Friday, Aug. 25. The picnic starts at 5 p.m. at the Escanaba Athletic Field with a 7 p.m. kickoff for the game, which is free for the veterans.

Veterans also will be invited to be on the field and honored before the game. For more information on the event, contact Russ Bluse at 399-5100.