Need Help Obtaining Prescriptions
Do you need help in obtaining prescription
medications? The Northwest Alabama Council of Local Governments SenioRX
Prescription Drug Assistance Program may be able to help you if you
meet certain qualifications. They are: ages 55 years or older; disabled
of any age in the 24-month Medicare waiting period (disability Social
Security letter required); if you are in the Medicare Part D Gap.
This program is a partnership between the state of Alabama, Alabama
Department of Senior Service and NACOLG/Department of Aging Services
and the pharmaceutical manufacturers.
Ashridge VFD Ladies Auxiliary Taking New Members,
The Ashridge Volunteer Fire Department’s
Ladies Auxiliary is welcoming new members or volunteers to join their
organization, which has an ultimate goal of raising enough money to
purchase land and build a community center for everyone in the Ashridge
community to use. The Ladies Auxiliary holds fund raisers of
various kinds, and any help would be appreciated. You do not
have to have a family member in the Ashridge Fire Department to be a
Ladies Auxiliary member. To find out more, contact Renee Baker at
Post Home for rent
The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post Home 4543 is
available to rent for group functions. If you need a place to hold a
birthday party, family get-together or other activity, the VFW Post
Home located at the intersection of Hwy. 13 and CR 17 in Delmar is
available. For more information, contact Commander Dwight Thomas at
Addison Rescue Squad selling 9-1-1 reflective
The Addison Rescue Squad is currently selling
9-1-1 reflective signs for $20 each. Those who live within the
Addison Rescue Squad coverage area who would like a rescue squad member
to put their sign up for them can pay an additional $5. Proceeds
will go to help the rescue squad purchase and maintain equipment.
To purchase a sign, see any rescue squad member or call
Haleyville Civitans Claxton Fruitcake sale
The annual Claxton Fruitcake sale by the
Haleyville Civitan Club is taking place. Cakes are available for
$8 at Goar's, Piuggly Wiggly, Traders & Farmers, Pinnacle and First
National Banks and Elliott True Value all in Haleyville and at Piggly
Wiggly in Phil Campbell.
Food drive under way
The annual food drive for the Alabama Baptist
Children’s home is under way. Deadline to provide donations will
be Feb. 26. Food, gift cards or monetary donations are needed. Contact
the Winston County Baptist Association or your local church officials
about the drive.
Wednesday, Dec. 17
Breakfast with Santa
The Arley Library is hosting a complimentary
breakfast with Santa Wednesday, Dec. 17, starting at 9 a.m. for
children five years of age and under. Bring your camera to snap a
picture with Santa. There will also be crafts, Christmas stories,
along with the visit by Jolly Ol' St. Nick.
Saturday, Dec. 20
Everyone in the Natural Bridge area is reminded
that the Natural Bridge Community Christmas dinner will be Saturday,
Dec. 20, at 5 p.m. Please bring a covered dish and drink. There will
also be a dirty Santa party after the dinner for anyone who would like
to stay and join in on the fun. Please hold the price of the gift
around $5. This event will be at the Natural Bridge Community Center.
Wednesday, Dec. 31
New Year’s Eve singing
South Haleyville Baptist Church will be holding a
New Year’s Eve singing Wednesday, Dec. 31, starting at 7 p.m.
until midnight. There will be congregation and several individuals who
will be performing. Pastor Frank Chaney and the congregation invite
everyone to c come and ring in the new year with the Lord.