MONTE VISTA — Tri-County Senior Citizens invites all chili lovers to its first Chili Cookoff on Friday, September 15th, from 5-7 p.m. at Tri-County Senior Citizens, 311 Washington Street Monte Vista. There is no cost to enter chili in three categories, red, green and specialty, with a prize for each category. Entry deadline is September 8. For those who want to sample the chili, $10 at the door allows guests to taste and vote for their favorite chili. Call 852-5778.