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Labor Day weekend end on a brisk note

Labor Day weekend end on a brisk note

September 6th, 2011 in News

It's hot competition between the girls seven and under in the sack races at the Jamestown Labor Day Kids' Games on Monday. Lillian Rohrbach took first place and Jolene Sorrels took second.

Photo by David Wilson

Although the special Labor Day event at Jamestown is always a sign that summer is nearing its end, it became even more obvious as the cool front moved in and dropped the temperature on Monday. Although it warmed up in the afternoon, it was comfortable weather for playing softball and having bicycle races.

The event is sponsored by the Jamestown Lions Club, which marks its 49 year, according to Lions President Gene Cassil. Chester Marshall and Oscar Knierim were Charter members of the Jamestown Lions Club.

For more of this story check out the Sept. 7 issue of the California Democrat.