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Last Updated April 16, 2014
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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, Volunteers
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 (205) 272-9506.
Awanas every Wednesday at Corinth Heights
Join us at Corinth Heights Baptist Church on Dime Road for AWANAS every Wednesday night from 6:15-7:30pm.  Drop-off and pick-up area located in fellowship hall. Classes for birth-2 years (Puggles), preschool (cubbies), kindergarten-2nd (Sparks), 3rd-5th (T&T) and 6th-8th grades (Trek).  Adult Bible study every Wednesday at 6:15 pm.  More details at, or like us on Facebook.  Call the church office to schedule the van to pick you up or for more information at 486-3900.
Nominations needed for WCHS Outstanding Alumnus
The Winston County High School Alumni banquet will be held Saturday, May 3, at 3 p.m., in the WCHS gym. Officers are now accepting nominations for the Alumnus of the Year. To nominate someone, simply send, in a brief summary,  why  you think that person deserves the award. Nominations are open until April 11. Please submit your nominations for Outstanding Alumnus to an officer or mail to Kathy Osbourn Cole, P.O. Box 43, Double Springs, 35553.
Month of April
Super Tuesday revival
Antioch Baptist Church, located at 4164 State Highway 72, in Phil Campbell, will be holding Super Tuesday Revival throughout the month of April, with a host of guest speakers.  For April 8, the speaker will be Keith Box, On Tuesday, April 15, the speaker will be Charlie Belue and on Tuesday, April 22, the speaker will be Greg Willis. Service times will be at 7 p.m. Pastor Cayce Harrison and the congregation invite everyone to attend.
April 17-19
Revival services
Revival services will be held at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church located on Hwy. 22 west of Spruce Pine Thursday through Saturday, April 17-19. Services begin at 7 p.m. Evangelist will be Jeff Wiggins. Pastor Rayburn Whitman and the congregation invite you to attend.
Thursday, April 17
HES kindergarten
Haleyville Elementary School will hold an additional kindergarten registration Thursday, April 17, from 3-6 p.m., at the HES?library. Please bring Blue immunization form, birth certificate, social security card, custody papers, if applicable, proof of residency, copy of parent/ guardian license. Please bring your child to registration and he or she must be five years old on or before Sept. 1 to register.
Saturday, April 19
Crossway Fellowship Church will be grilling hot dogs and hamburgers, with chips and drinks available Saturday, April 19, at Goar’s Parking lot, in Haleyville, starting at 9 a.m. All proceeds go to the church in its effort to spread the gospel.
Craft School Reunion
The Craft School Reunion will be held Saturday, April 19, starting at 10 a.m. at the Craft Community Center located on Thornhill Road, south of Haleyville. Bring a covered dish and lunch will be served at noon. Everyone is invited to attend.
Sunday, April 20
Sunrise service
Crossway Fellowship Church will hold sunrise service Sunday, April 20, 2014, at 6:30 a.m. The church is located on Hwy. 195 East of Haleyville, located just past Winston Memorial Cemetery. Pastor Jeff Hood and the congregation cordially invite everyone to join them for this special service.
Townsend family reunion
All descendants of Jesse and Jane Townsend are cordially invited to a family reunion on Sunday, April 20, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., at the Galley Restaurant, in Haleyville. The restaurant is located at 1260 11th Avenue, Haleyville, Ala. A buffet lunch will be available, including one meat, three vegetables, dessert and drink for $10.62 for adults. You will also be able to order from the menu. All family members are asked to bring old family pictures or photo albums. For more information, call Christeen Townsend Berry at 205-486-3783 or Loyd Townsend at 205-269-0729.
Thursday, April 24
PCES kindergarten
Phil Campbell Elementary School will hold an additional kindergarten registration from 3-6 p.m., on Thursday, April 24. Please bring a birth certificate, Blue immunization card, social security card and proof of residency.
Friday, April 25
PES kindergarten
Phillips Elementary School, in Bear Creek, will hold kindergarten registration Friday, April 25, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. The following must be presented at the time of registration:
•Alabama Blue
immunication slip
•social security card
•Birth certificate
•Proof of residency, such as a utility bill
•Custody papers, if
Please bring your student with you so the child can have a vision and hearing screening. The child must be five years on or before Sept. 2. For more information, call the school at 205-486-5062.



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