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
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 www.corinthonline.com, or like us on Facebook.
Call the church office to schedule the van to pick you up or for
more information at 486-3900.
Claxton Fruitcake Sale
The annual Claxton Fruitcake sale by the
Haleyville Civitan Club is now under way. The cakes are available in Haleyville
at Goar’s Supermarket, Piggly Wiggly Supermarket, Traders &
Farmers, Pinnacle and First National banks and Elliott’s True
Value. In Double Springs, you will find them at Traders & Farmers
Bank and in Phil Campbell at the Piggly Wiggly Supermarket. The
two-pound cakes are only $8 each. By popular request again this year,
recipes for the World Famous Claxton Fruitcake Cookies are also
available at each location. Take one home today.
Mr. and Miss Christmas in Lynn photo contest is
being sponsored by the Lynn Fire Department’s ladies auxiliary.
Deadline to submit an entry will be Dec. 6, at 4 p.m. and may be picked
up at Lynn Town Hall or from any auxiliary member. Entry fee is $10 per
child. Age groups include: 0 months to three years; four-seven years;
eight to 12 years; 13 years-18 years. For additional information,
please call 300-2928, 269-2010 or 522-1287. Proceeds will benefit
firefighters and families in need during the holiday season.
Boston butts for sale
The Bear Creek police and fire departments are
selling Boston butts for $25 each. You may call (205) 269-3939 or
(205) 269-6570 or come by Town Hall to order. Pickup date is
Saturday, Dec. 7, starting at 8 a.m. at the fire department.
Deadline to order will be Dec. 4. Proceeds will be split
equally between the two departments.
The Lynn High School Key Club is sponsoring a food
drive Dec. 3-11 at the school. Boxes will be set in the hallways for
you to place your non-perishable food donations during school hours.
The Key Club thanks you in advance for your support. The food will be
given to local families in need.
Wednesday, Dec. 4
The American Red Cross is sponsoring a blood drive
Wednesday, Dec. 4, from 2-6 p.m. at the Neighborhood Facilities
Building, in Haleyville. Please bring your ARC donor card or another
form of ID to the donation site.
Saturday, Dec. 7
The Pebble Fire Department is sponsoring a turkey
shoot Saturday, Dec. 7, starting at 8 a.m. at the Pebble Community
Center. Cost is $3 per shot, shotguns only. Coffee and biscuits will be
Sunday, Dec. 8
Christmas open house
The Alabama Baptist’s Children’s Home
welcomes you to Christmas Open House, Sunday, Dec. 8, from 2-5 p.m. at
the Decatur campus. This is a great time to take a tour of the campus
with the children as your guide. If you would like to adopt a child for
Christmas, please call 256-355-6893. They are in need of donations as
they are serving many more children now.
Saturday, Dec. 14
877th retired employees meeting
The next quarterly meeting of the 877th Engineer
Battalion Retired Employ-ees will be held on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 6:30
p.m. at Cedar Landing Restaurant in Winfield. This will also be the
Christmas dinner meeting. All former full-time unit support employees
(Unit, OMS, R&R, etc.) are cordially invited to attend. They hope
you and your spouse/guest will plan to come out and enjoy the evening.