Bingo to get an early start in Spotlight

    Free bingo sponsored by WZBD radio will officially kick off Spotlight 2013 on Saturday, March 9, at Bellmont Middle School.
    The bingo will be held in the school, cafetorium, starting at 9, with participants playing for prizes donated by local businesses. WZBD's Al Converset will call the numbers, assisted by another member of the radio staff, Dave Nathan.
    Doors to the school will open at 8 a.m. and the North Adams Catering and Food Service will have breakfast available for purchase. Breakfast will include biscuits and gravy, sausage egg and cheese biscuits, cinnamon rolls, fruit, yogurt and drinks.  Breakfast will be served until 10 a.m.
    The Decatur Rotary Club's annual auction is scheduled to begins at 10:30 a.m., and on the list of items to go on the block are a 50-inch HD television set from Innovative Concepts, a $100 gift certificate from Eichhorn Jewelry, glassware, celebrity items and more.
    Proceeds from the auction help the Rotarians to provide scholarships to Bellmont and Adams Central students as well as projects for youth in the community.
    No admission is charged to Spotlight, which will run from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Further announcements will be upcoming.