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
Sept. 14 - 19
Revival at Mt. Vernon Baptist
Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, located in Natural
Bridge, will be holding revival Sunday, Sept. 14, through Friday, Sept.
19. Sunday night services will begin at 5 p.m., and weeknight
services will begin at 7 p.m. The evangelist will be John
Humphries. Pastor Steve Miles and the congregation invite
everyone to attend.
Revival at Pleasant Hill No. 2
Pleasant Hill No. 2 Baptist Church, located on
Highway 195 in Ashridge, will be holding revival Monday, Sept. 15,
through Friday, Sept. 19, with services beginning at 7 p.m. each night.
Chad Wise will be the guest speaker. Everyone is cordially
invited to attend.
Lions Club Fair returns to Haleyville
The Haleyville Lions Club will sponsor the
bi-annual family fair Wednesday, Sept. 17, through Saturday, Sept. 20,
in the parking lots behind McDonald's in Haleyville. Armbands
will be available for $14, or tickets can be purchased individually for
rides. Area businesses will also have $2 discount coupons for
armbands. Proceeds will go to benefit the Haleyville Lions Club
with their charitable projects.
Saturday, Sept. 20
Delmar School reunion
The Delmar School reunion will take place
Saturday, Sept. 20, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Union Grove Missionary
Baptist Church, located on County Road 20 in Delmar. All former
students and their families are encouraged to bring a covered dish and
any memorabilia to share.
Crow(e) Family Reunion
The annual Crow(e) family reunion will take place
Saturday, Sept. 20, at 10:30 a.m. at the fellowship hall of Pleasant
Ridge Free Will Baptist Church, located at 1970 Military Trail in
Hamilton. A covered dish lunch will be served at noon. For
more information, contact Linda or Jane Crow at 205-921-3730 or Jo Ann
Stidham at 205-921-9869.
Benefit Spaghetti Supper
The Ashridge Volunteer Fire Department Ladies
Auxiliary will be hosting a benefit spaghetti supper Saturday, Sept.
20, from 4-6 p.m. at the fire station. Plates will cost $7, and
dine-in or carryout will be available. Proceeds will benefit the
Sunday, Sept. 21
Pruitt family reunion
The Pruitt family reunion will take place Sunday,
Sept. 21, at the Traders & Farmers Bank Bernice Hilton Walker
Building in Double Springs beginning at 9 a.m. Please bring a
covered dish. For more information, call 205-489-5802. All
family members are cordially invited to attend.
Homecoming at Guin Church of God
Guin Church of God will hold homecoming Sunday,
Sept. 21, beginning at 10 a.m. with Sunday School, and worship service
at 11 a.m. Danny Smith will be bringing the message. Lunch
will be served at noon, and The Trailsmen Quartet will be the guests
for the afternoon singing at 1:30 p.m.
Revival at Meek Baptist
Meek Baptist Church, located at 360 Helicon Road
in Arley, will be holding revival Sunday, Sept. 21, through Wednesday,
Sept. 24, at 6:30 p.m. each night. The Sunday morning speaker
will be Larry Hyche with First Baptist Church in Decatur. Sunday
evening’s speaker will be Scotty Hogan with Westmeade Baptist
Church in Decatur. Paige Muncher Givens will be singing and
leading the worship Sunday morning and evening. The speaker for
Monday evening will be Dusty McLemore of Lindsey Lane Baptist Church in
Addison. Tuesday’s speaker will be Kevin Hamm with First
Baptist Church - Gardendale and Wednesday’s speaker will be Tim
Anders from Clements Road Baptist Church in Athens. Adam Rogers
will lead worship Monday-Wednesday. A free meal will be served
each night of the revival at 5:15 p.m. in the church fellowship hall.
Children’s worship services will be offered for 1st-6th
graders each night of the revival, and nursery services will be
available for infants through kindergartners. Everyone is invited
Revival at South Haleyville Baptist
South Haleyville Baptist Church will be holding
revival Sunday, Sept. 21, through Wednesday, Sept. 24. Sunday
service will begin at 5:30 p.m., and weeknight services will begin at 7
p.m. The guest speaker will be Ricky Mann. Pastor Frank
Chaney and the church congregation invite everyone to attend.
Monday, Sept. 22
Concert pianist Robert Cowan to perform at
The Winston County Arts Council will be hosting
renowned concert pianist Robert Cowan in concert Monday, Sept. 22, at 6
p.m. at Lakeshore Restaurant off of Highway 278 east of Double Springs.
Dinner will be served at 6 p.m., and the concert will follow.
Tickets ar $15, and can be purchased from any Arts Council member
or at Lakeshore Restaurant. Proceeds will go to benefit the
Winston County Arts Council.
Revival at Mt. Joy
Revival services will be conducted at Mt. Joy
Church, located in Phil Campbell, Sept. 22-24, at 7 p.m. John McCullar
will be the evangelist. Pastor Coy Morgan and the congregation invite
everyone to attend.
Tuesday, Sept. 23
Winston Sheriff's Office sponsoring Hooves, Horns
and Claws seminar
The Winston County Sheriff's Office will be
sponsoring a free "Hooves, Horns and Claws" seminar Tuesday,
Sept. 23, from 8 a.m. until noon at the Double Springs Municipal
Building, located at 23415 Highway 195. Biscuits and coffee will
be served at 7:30 a.m. The seminar will review Alabama's animal
and livestock laws. Pre-registration by Saturday, Sept. 20, is
requested. To register, call the Winston County Sheriff's Office
Wednesday, Sept. 24
Northwest-Shoals Community College’s Student
Government Association will host a blood drive on Wednesday, Sept. 24,
from 9 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., in the student center on the Phil Campbell
campus. The Franklin County Cattlemen will be on hand grilling beef
burgers for all donors. Be sure to bring a photo ID or your donor card.
Thursday, Sept. 25
A Swamp John’s fundraising dinner will be
held Thursday, Sept.25, from 4-7 p.m. at the Village East Shopping
Center, located on Hwy. 195 east, in Haleyville. You will have your
choice of fish, chicken, shrimp or combination plate for $10, served
with slaw, onion, hushpuppies, pickle and tea. Littleville Methodist
Church invites you to come out and enjoy the fellowship.
Sunday, Sept. 28
Friendship Baptist Church, in the Upshaw community
is celebrating its 125th anniversary Sunday, Sept. 28, with Old
Fashioned Sunday. Sunday School will begin at 10 a.m., with dinner on
the ground at noon and bluegrass music in the afternoon. Pastor Donnie
Carroll and the congregation invite everyone to attend.
Sept. 28-Oct. 1
Union Grove Free Will Baptist Church, located in
the Black Pond community, will conduct revival services Sunday, Sept.
28 through Wednesday, Oct. 1. Sunday services start at 6 p.m., with the
weekday services at 7 p.m. Evangelist will be Marcus Morrow. Pastor
Mickey Millican and the congregation invite the public to attend.
Monday, Sept. 29
877th Engineer Battalion Retired Employees
The next quarterly meeting of the 877th Engineer
Battalion Retired Employees will be conducted Monday, Sept. 29, 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.
Tuesday, Sept. 30
Fundraising dinner for mission team
Waldrop Free Will Baptist Church’s Belize
mission team will sponsor a Swamp John’s fundraising dinner
Tuesday, Sept. 30, from 4-7 p.m. in the Village East Shopping Center
parking lot on Highway 195 in Haleyville. Plates will cost $10,
and all proceeds will benefit the mission team.
Friday, Oct. 3
Homecoming at Addison High School
Addison High School will be celebrating its
homecoming Friday, Oct. 3, and the Class of 2015 plans to honor all 10
of the school's state championship teams spanning softball, football
and volleyball at a pre-game ceremony. All members of the 1996
softball team, 1970, 1976 and 2005 football teams and 2003, 2004, 2005,
2009, 2010 and 2013 volleyball teams are cordially invited to attend.
Also, the Class of 1965 will be honored at the ceremony, having
reserved seating on the 50-yard line. For more information, call
the school at 256-747-2286.
Sunday, Oct. 5
Tiny Miss Calendar Girl Pageant in Winfield
Winfield Park and Recreation will be sponsoring
the third annual Tiny Miss Calendar Girl Pageant Sunday, Oct. 5, at the
Pastime Theatre in Winfield. This pageant is open to all girls.
Dress is casual attire. For more information and to
register, call the Winfield Community Center at 205-487-6710. The
deadline to enter is Friday, Sept. 26.