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Last Updated April 23, 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.
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.
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Tickets available
Tickets are now available for the “Evening with Edie Hand” event at New Prospect Baptist Church, near Haleyville on Saturday, May 9. Contact the church Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. or Sharon Alexander or Tammie Batchelor. There is no charge for the event, but those attending do need tickets.
Thursday, April 24
PCES kindergarten registration
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.
Spaghetti supper
The Pebble Fire Department Ladies Auxil-iary is sponsoring a spaghetti supper Thurs-day, April 24, from 4-7 p.m., at the fire station. Cost is $5 for spaghetti, salad, bread, dessert and tea.
Friday, April 25
PES kindergarten registration
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.
Saturday, April 26
Singing at Union Grove
There will be a singing held Saturday, April 26, at  7 p.m., at Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church, in Delmar. The Jerry Taylor Family will be the guest singers. Everyone is cordially invited to attend.
Benefit singing
There will be a benefit singing for Marie Ingle Sartin Saturday, April 26, at 6 p.m., at New Bethel Church, in the Wiley Branch community. Guest singers will be Family Tradition and others.
Fish & chicken supper
The Ashridge Fire Department will be holding a fish and chicken supper Saturday, April 26, at 5 p.m., at the fire station, located on?Highway 195. Plates will cost $7 and include a choice of fish or chicken, french fries, cole slaw and hushpuppies. Dine-in or carryout available. All proceeds go to benefit the Ashridge Volunteer Fire Depart-ment.
Sunday, April 27
Decoration at Barnett Chapel
Decoration will be held at Barnett Chapel on CR 35, at Lakeshore on Sunday, April 27, at 10 a.m. Lunch will be served at noon. Everyone is invited to attend.
Saturday, May 3
Alumni breakfast
The Bear Creek Civitans are sponsoring an Alumni Breakfast Saturday, May 3, from 7-10 a.m., in the Bobby Bishop Community  Center. Cost is $5 for biscuit, sausage, white or chocolate  gravy, coffee, juice or water. Children’s plates for those eight and under are $3. This event is prior to the alumni day activities at Phillips High School. Proceeds from the event will go to benefit club projects.



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