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Calendar of Events

June 9, 2014

Limestone Ledger for Tuesday, June 10



Reunion Cemetery

Decoration day with a chicken and goat stew fundraiser is Saturday. Bring containers. Donations made payable to Reunion Cemetery Fund may be sent to: Nicole Collins, 25172 Alabama 127, Elkmont, AL 35620.

Jackson Cemetery

Decoration day at the cemetery near Minor Hill, Tennessee, is Saturday. If unable to attend, donations may be made out to Jackson Cemetery and sent to: Billy Joe Word, 980 Shoal Creek Road, Goodspring, TN 38460.

Poplar Creek Cemetery

Decoration day will be Saturday, June 14, at the cemetery on Snake Road. If you are unable to attend, donations may be mailed to Poplar Creek Cemetery, P.O. Box 965 Athens, AL 35612. Refreshments will be provided at 11 a.m. Information: Call Pat Raney at 256-771-0518.

Pettusville Cemetery

Homecoming/Decoration day for Pettusville Cemetery will begin with Sunday services at 11 a.m. June 15 with speaker Doug Hodges. Donations may be mailed to: Pettusville Cemetery Fund in care of Marcus Hobbs, 26965 Pettusville Road, Elkmont, Ala. 35620. For more information, call 256-732-4249 or 256-682-9788.


• Cancer survivors support. The cancer survivors support group will meet at 6 p.m. today, June 10, at Catfish Cabin on U.S. 72. Survivors, caregivers and friends are invited.

• Soil and water board. The Limestone County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will meet at 7 a.m. Thursday, June 12, at the Natural Resources Conservation Service Office, 1795 U.S. 72 East, Suite 102. The public is invited.

• Beekeepers. The Limestone County Beekeepers Association will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 12, at Limestone County Water Authority, 17218 U.S. 72 West.

Limestone Ledger is a list of events hosted by nonprofit organizations. Items must be submitted in writing and are listed up to six days to include the day of the event. Email submissions to, fax to 256-233-7753 or bring to The News Courier, 410 W. Green St., Athens, AL.

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  • Limestone Ledger 7/31/14

    Walking Horse Show

    The third annual Sam Gibbons Walking Horse Show has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Friday at the Sheriff's Rodeo Arena. More information: Sandy Thompson 256-771-7578.

    July 31, 2014

  • Church Bulletin 7/31/14

    July 31, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 7/30/14

    Walking Horse Show
    The third annual Sam Gibbons Walking Horse Show has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Friday at the Sheriff's Rodeo Arena. More information: Sandy Thompson 256-771-7578.

    July 30, 2014

  • Church Bulletin 7/30/14

    July 30, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 7/27/14

    Blood drive
    The Kelsey Maclin “Student Leaders Save Lives” Scholarship Blood Drive is 1-6 p.m. Tuesday at Round Island Creek Missionary Baptist Center, 13829 Lucas Ferry Road.

    July 27, 2014

  • Church Bulletin 7/27/14

    July 27, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 7/26/14

    Blood drive

    An American Red Cross blood drive in honor of Jacob Dubois is 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at the Piney Grove Baptist Church fellowship hall, 28430 Pinedale Road, Ardmore.

    July 26, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 7/25/14

    Crape Myrtle pageant

    The 14th annual Miss/Master Crape Myrtle Festival Pageant is Saturday at the Ardmore, Tennessee Annex Building. Competition begins at 1 p.m. for girls, infant through age 19, and boys, infant through age 5. More information: 256-278-5524.

    July 25, 2014

  • Church Bulletin 7/25/14

    July 25, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 7/24/14

    Art Stroll
    The Athens Arts League Summer Art Stroll is 4-8 p.m. Friday on the downtown Limestone County Courthouse lawn. The free, family-friendly event will include music and 25 artists including painters, ceramicists, jewelry makers, mixed media and textile artists.

    July 24, 2014



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