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
Saturday, May 23
Benefit singing for Vicky Davis
Everyone is invited to a benefit singing for Vicky
Davis Saturday, May 23, at Millstone Mountain Free Will Baptist church,
10680 CR 25, Lynn, Alabama 35575. Performing will be: The Chosen Road,
Sarah Conner, Jonna Lee, Sawyer Lee Smith, Melissa Alsup and Delisha
Sims, Mike Pendley and Danny Guthrie. Vicky is a letter carrier from
Nauvoo, who is battling lung cancer. Please join in raising money for
her insurance. Her friends and family appreciate your love and support
no matter the way that it is given.
Monday, May 25
No garbage pickup on Memorial Day
Haleyville Street and Sanitation Department will
be closed Monday, May 25, for the Memorial Day holiday. Monday’s
scheduled pickups will be picked up on Tuesday, May 26, along with the
Saturday, May 30
Wild herb walk
Join herbalist Carla Waldrep, of Haleyville, on an
adventurous walk and learn about more than 20 wild plants that nature
provides as food and medicine from plants that are often right in your
own backyard. The walk will be Saturday, May 30, at 10 a.m. at 810
County Road 68, Haleyville. Charge is $7 per person. The walk will be
approximately two hours long. Pre-registration is required by calling
206-269-7443 or email at email@example.com. Please bring walking
shoes, a water bottle, pen and paper, camera and a snack or sack lunch.
May 31-June 4
VBS at Haleyville First Baptist
Haleyville First Baptist Church invites you to
Vacation Bible School June 1-4, at the church located at 1103 21st
Street, across from Jack’s Restaurant. The May 31 service will be
from 5:30-8:30 p.m. June 1-4 will be from 8:30-11:30 a.m. If you need
transportation, contact the church office at 205-486-2763. Come join
the fun. This year’s theme is Journey off the Map: Unknown to Us.
Known to Him. Take the journey!
VBS at County Line
Vacation Bible School will be conducted at County
Line Baptist Church, in Haleyville, June 1-3, from 6 to 8 p.m. All ages
of children and adults are invited to attend.
VBS at Beech Grove
Beech Grove Baptist Church, in Haleyville, will
host Vacation Bible School June 1-5, from 8 until 11 a.m. Theme for VBS
is Journey Off The Map: Unknown to Us, Known to Him. Isaiah 30:21. VBS
director Elizabeth Melton invites all children to join in VBS.
Monday, June 8
A Swamp John’s dinner will be held Monday,
June 8, from 3:30-7p.m. at the Lions Club trailer on Highway 195, in
Double Springs. Proceeds will help to purchase DSES playground
equipment. Sponsors are the Double Springs Lions Club and DSES. Cost is
$10 per plate for your choice of fish, chicken, shrimp or combination
with fries, slaw, hushpuppies, onion, pickle and tea.