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
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.
Sunday, Jan. 25
Congregational singing and fellowship lunch
County Line Church, located on County Line Road,
in Haleyville invites you to its 4th Sunday congregational singing and
fellowship lunch. Services will start at 9:45 a.m., followed by lunch
at noon and singing in the afternoon.
Open mic night
Frost Chapel Church, located in Rabbittown, will
host an open mic night Sunday, Jan. 25, at 5 p.m. Bring your musical
instruments and/or your gospel sound tracks. The open mic night will be
held each fourth Sunday of the month. Pastor Jamie Suggs and the
congregation cordially invite you to attend.
Saturday, Jan. 31
Bear Creek No. 1Singing
There will be a singing Saturday, Jan. 31, at 6
p.m., at Bear Creek No. 1 Baptist Church, located on Highway 13 North.
Eagle’s Wings will be the guest singers. Pastor Kirk Cagle and
the church congregation invite everyone to attend.
Monday, Feb. 2
VBS Early Bird Clinic
The Winston County Baptist Association will
conduct an Early Bird Vacation Bible School clinic Monday, Feb. 2, at 6:
30 p.m. at the association office, in Double Springs. James Blakeney
will be leading the clinic. A meal will be served. There is no
cost to attend, but reservations are needed.
Saturday, Feb. 7
Chicken and deer stew fundraiser
The Delmar Volunteer Fire Department is sponsoring
a chicken and deer stew fundraiser Saturday, Feb. 7, at the fire
station located on Highway 13 South, of Haleyville from 4-7 p.m.
Donations will be accepted and all proceeds will go the DVFD.