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July 4, 2013

Limestone Ledger 7/4/13

THURSDAY

Fielding reunion

Fielding relatives from Alabama, Texas, Oklahoma and Missouri will gather for reminiscing and barbecue at 11 a.m. today, July 4, at Athens Bible School cafeteria, 315 Hoffman St. Contacts: Virginia Coffield 256-232-9041 or Johnny Fielding 256-233-0278.

Fireworks show

The Athens Fireworks Show, hosted by the Athens-Limestone Tourism Association, will begin at dusk this evening, July 4, at Athens High School. Bring a chair or blanket for seating. The stands will not be open.

FRIDAY

Senior center fundraiser

A yard sale fundraiser to benefit the East Limestone Senior Center will begin at 7 a.m. Friday, July 5, at the senior center at the corner of McCulley Mill and Nick Davis roads.

SATURDAY

Benefit breakfast

The Bethel, Tenn., Lodge 194 F&AM will host a buffet breakfast to benefit charity from 7-9 a.m. Saturday, July 6, at the lodge. Public invited. Nonperishable food is being collected for the food bank.

Coffee Call

Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives Coffee Call is from 8-9 a.m. Saturday, July 6. More information: 256-771-7578.

Cruise-In

Monthly Cruise-In on the Athens Square will be from 3-8 p.m. Saturday, July 6. Bring an antique vehicle to park around the Square. More information: 256-457-9179.

Used book sale

The Friends of Athens-Limestone Public Library will hold a used book sale from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday at the library, 405 E. South St. Contact: 256-232-1233.

UPCOMING

AHS Class of ’73

Athens High School Class of 1973 will have its 40th reunion, which will include classes 1971-75, at 6 p.m., Aug. 17, at Valley Event Center.  Cost is $25, advance; $40 at the door. Mail to AHS Class of 1973, P.O. Box 486, Athens, AL 35612.

ONGOING

Mud T-shirt deadline

The absolute deadline to receive a T-shirt for the CASA Mud Volleyball Tournament is noon on Monday, July 8. Players registering after that date will not receive T-shirts. The tournament is limited to the first 90 teams to register. The tournament begins at 9 a.m. Saturday, July 20. More information: 256-777-1038.

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