The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

Calendar of Events

November 1, 2012

Church Bulletin 11/1/12

Church briefs must be submitted in writing, either on a form available at The News Courier office at 410 W. Green St., Athens, or sending email to ed@athensnews-courier.com or a fax to 256-233-7753.

• Yard sale. Lebanon Community Church on Alabama 99 will hold their annual yard sale, chicken stew and bake sale from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3.

• Community outreach. A free coat giveaway will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at St. Mark P.B. Church, 740 Sanderfer Road in Athens. Contact: 256-233-1700.

• Quarterly singing. Oakland Church of Christ at 18111 Townsend Ford Road in Athens will hold their quarterly gospel singing at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3. Public invited. Contact: Jeff May 256-233-8775.

• Gospel meeting. A gospel meeting will be held Sunday through Tuesday, Nov. 4-6, at Sardis Springs Church of Christ on Mooresville Road at Alabama 251. Sunday schedule is Bible class, 9:45 a.m., worship, 10:30 and evening service at 3:30. Monday and Tuesday services are at 7 p.m. Greg Chandler will speak on the book of Ecclesiastes.

• Outdoor Community Musical. Indian Creek Primitive Baptist Church Music Ministry will host an Outdoor Community Musical and blood drive from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, on the grounds of the church at 380 Indian Creek Road. Several groups, choirs, soloists and praise dance ministries will perform. Contacts: Antone Jones 256-837-2335, ext. 22 and Carla Parker 256-852-6283.

• Family & Friends Day. The public is invited to attend Family & Friends Day on Sunday, Nov. 11, at Westside Church of Christ, 25704 Smithfield Road in Elkmont. Morning worship, 10 a.m., with Dewayne Tapscott, minister at Southwest & Piney Grove Church of Christ; Bible study, 11:15 a.m.; lunch, 12:30 p.m.; afternoon worship, 2:30 p.m., with Tim Smith of the Inner City Church of Christ in Huntsville.

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    FRIDAY
    Fish fry
    The Limestone NAACP annual fish fry is 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday at Lincoln-Bridgeforth Park, 814 Westview Ave. in Athens. Cost is $8 a plate. Contact: Greg Orr 256-654-0486.

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  • Limestone Ledger 4/13/14

    TUESDAY
    • Chicken stew
    The American Legion Post 49 monthly chicken stew will be held from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tuesday. Cost is $5 to eat in or for per quart carryouts. Containers provided. No sides with carryouts. More information or to reserve carryouts: 256-230-6233.
    Spaghetti dinner fundraiser
    Vietnam Veterans of America, chapter 511, will hold an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday at the VVA building, 17915 W. Elm St. The $7 meal includes spaghetti, garlic toast, salad, dessert and drink. Take out or eat in. Proceeds benefit the VVA scholarship fund. More information: 256-206-5399.

    April 13, 2014

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    April 13, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 4/12/14

    SATURDAY
    W.L. VFD egg hunt

    West Limestone Volunteer Fire Department is having a Easter egg hunt from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. today. The fire department is 15 miles north of Athens on Alabama 99. More information: Jason McMahan 256-233-7678. On Saturday, call 256-233-5544.

    April 12, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 4/11/14

    SATURDAY
    ALH health fair

    Free body fat analysis, blood sugar and cholesterol checks, bone density screenings and more will be available from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the Athens-Limestone Hospital Health Fair at the Limestone County Courthouse Square. Numerous health care vendors will be on-site. Also, water and nonperishable food donations accepted for Limestone County Churches Involved.

    April 11, 2014

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  • Limestone Ledger 4/10/14

    SATURDAY
    Plant and bake sale

    Athens Garden Club annual Plant and Bake Sale is 8 a.m. until noon Saturday, April 12, at the downtown Athens Farmers Market. A variety of plants and culinary choices available. The event helps support the Athens Garden Club's scholarship fund for graduating high school seniors in Limestone County who major in horticulture, agriculture, or other related fields. More information: athensgardenclub@aol.com.

    April 10, 2014

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