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
Narconon offers help
Narconon would like to remind families that the
use of addicting drugs is on the rise. Take steps to protect your
family from drug use. If you know anyone who is struggling with drug
addiction get them the help they need.
Call for a free brochure on the signs of addiction
for all drugs. Narconon also offers free screenings and referrals.
800-431-1754 or: DrugAbuseSolution.com
Thursday, March 5
Crossway Church, located on 18th Avenue next door
to Haleyville Middle School, will be holding a spaghetti supper
Thursday, March 5, from 4-7 p.m. Plates will cost $5, and will
include spaghetti, bread, salad and dessert. Dine-in or carryout
will be available.
Saturday, March 7
Delmar VFD hosting supper
The Delmar Volunteer Fire Department will be
having a southern fried catfish and chicken finger dinner Saturday,
March 7, from 4-7 p.m. at the Delmar Fire Station, located on Highway
13 South. For an $8 donation, you will get your choice of
southern fried catfish or chicken fingers, fries, baked beans, coleslaw
and hushpuppies, plus a glass of tea. Dine-in or carryout
available. Pro-ceeds benefit the fire department.
Ivan Parker in concert
Gaither Series regular Ivan Parker will be in
concert Saturday, March 7, at 7 p.m. at the Pastime Theatre in
Winfield. Tickets are $25 each, and are available at the Pastime
Theatre Office. A meal will also be available prior to the
concert for $15 per person. For more information, call
Sunday, March 8
Union Grove hosting singing
Union Grove Freewill Baptist Church, located on
County Road 8 in the Black Pond community, will be holding a singing
Sunday, March 8, beginning at 6 p.m. The guest singers will be
Canaan’s Crossing. Pastor Mickey Millican and the church
congregation invite everyone to attend.
Monday, March 9
VBS Directors Training
The Winston County Baptist Association will be
hosting Vacation Bible School director’s training for member
churches Monday, March 9, at 6:30 p.m. at the Association office in
Double Springs. All VBS?directors are encouraged to make plans to
attend this important meeting.
Thursday, March 12
The Kiwanis Club of Winston County will be selling
chicken dressing lunches on Thursday, March 12, from 10 a.m. until 12:
30 p.m., at the Bernice Hilton Walker Building behind Traders and
Farmers Bank, in Double Springs. Plates are $5 and include dressing,
cranberry sauce, green beans, slaw, roll and dessert. You may pick up
on-site or they will deliver to businesses. Pre-orders are welcome. For
more information or to pre-order, call Gina in Haleyville at
205-269-3833 or Robin in Double Springs at 205-272-0636.
Monday, March 30
877th Engineer Battalion retired employees
The next quarterly meeting of the 877th Engineer
Battalion Retired Employees will be held on Monday, March 30, at 11
a.m., at Cedar Landing Restaurant, in Winfield. All former full-time
unit support employees (Unit, OMS, R&R, etc.) are invited to
attend. Lunch is Dutch treat. Come and enjoy the fellowship.