The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

Calendar of Events

August 1, 2013

Limestone Ledger 8/1/13

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SUNDAY

McCowan reunion


Descendants of James Wiley and Oleavy Yarbrough McCowan will meet for a reunion at 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, at the Family Life Center of the Sardis Springs Baptist Church. Call Ruth Adams at 256-232-4883 or 256-232-9059 for more information.

TUESDAY

Red Cross blood drive


The American Red Cross will conduct a blood drive from 2-6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 6, at Limestone Correctional Facility off Nick Davis Road.

ONGOING

Beginning Bookworms

Preschool registration


Registration for Beginning Bookworms Preschool at Athens-Limestone Public Library is going on now. The program meets Thursday mornings from 10:15-11:15 beginning Aug. 29. The class is for children in Athens and Limestone County; children must be 4 years old by Sept. 1, 2013. The fee is $15 at registration and $15 in January ($30 total). Contact Kelli at 256-233-1233 for more information.

Summer meal program

Free breakfast and lunch will be provided July 15-Aug. 2 at Piney Chapel Elementary School cafeteria for any child through age 18 living in Limestone County. Breakfast is from 7:45-8:15 a.m. and lunch is from 11-11:30 a.m.

UPCOMING

West Limestone schedules


West Limestone High School students may pick up their schedules between 8-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. on these dates: 12th grade, Aug. 5; 11th grade, Aug. 6; 10th grade, Aug. 7; and ninth grade, Aug. 8. Kindergarten orientation will be at 2 p.m. Aug. 11. Middle School schedules will be ready to pick up from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13. Children in grades first through sixth will have an open house from 6-7:30 p.m. Aug 15.

Benefit yard sale

Useable sale items, including clothes and furniture, are needed for a benefit yard sale to be held Aug. 9-10 for cancer patient Jeff Miller, son of Margie and Ray Gold. Drop off items at 200 Hastings Road, next to Lindsay Lane Baptist Church, or call 256-232-5380.

AHS Class of ’58 reunion

Members of the Athens High School Class of 1958 are planning a reunion for 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at Yesterday’s Event Center on Browns Ferry Road. For more information, call Richard at 256-278-1262 or Bobbie Ann at 256-729-5200.

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