The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

Calendar of Events

January 24, 2014

Church Bulletin 1/24/14

• Marriage sermons. Pastor Tim Anderson of Clements Baptist Church will conduct a sermon series, “Strengthening Your Marriage” at 9:30 a.m. Sundays through Feb. 9 at the church, 8690 U.S. 72 West. The public is invited.

• Founders Month. Christ Church at 1350 Evangel Drive is celebrating its annual Founder’s Month. The lineup of speakers includes: Pastor Jonathan Hambrick and Changing A Generation Church choir at 7 tonight; Minister Anice Price from New Jerusalem MB Church on Sunday; Minister Paula Rooks from Church Street CPCA and the St. Elizabeth Church choir at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31.

• Singing. Holt Road Baptist Church is the site of a gospel singing at 6 p.m. Saturday. Holt Family Bluegrass Band will be featured. Everyone is welcome. More information: 256-232-6160.

• Valentine Tea. Mount Nebo Missionary Baptist Church at 27971 Easter Ferry Road in Lester will hold its Valentine Tea at 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1. The public is invited for an evening of love and fellowship.

• Quarterly singing. Oakland Church of Christ at 18111 Townsend Ford Road in Athens will hold its quarterly singing at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1. The public is invited. More information: 256-729-8866.

• Men’s conference. Registration is underway for the fifth annual Joint Men’s Conference set for 5-10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, on the Clements Baptist Church campus. The fee is $25 and includes dinner at 5 p.m. Registration deadline is Sunday, Feb. 2. More information: 256-729-1328 and www.clementsbaptist.org.

• Black history month celebration. Trinity High School Class of 1966 will host its annual Black History Month Celebration at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at Village View United Methodist Church in Athens. Pastor Gaylon Darby of Rockford, Ill., is the guest speaker. Music is by David Temple Missionary Baptist Church Youth Choir. Contact: Shelbye Hobbs 256-233-2264.

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

 

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  • Limestone Ledger 4/20/14

    THURSDAY
    Safe driving course
    The AARP safe driving course will be held 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday at the Council on Aging office, 912 W. Pryor St. Cost is $15 for AARP members. All others, $20. Participants are asked to bring lunch or snacks. RSVP to Emily Sandlin at 256-216-3906.

    April 20, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 4/19/14

    THURSDAY
    Safe driving course
    The AARP safe driving course will be held 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at the Council on Aging office, 912 W. Pryor St. Cost is $15 for AARP members. All others, $20. Participants are asked to bring lunch or snacks. RSVP to Emily Sandlin at 256-216-3906.

    April 19, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 4/18/14

    FRIDAY
    Fish fry

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

    April 18, 2014

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    April 18, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 4/17/14

    FRIDAY
    Singing on Square

    Athens-Limestone County Tourism Association will present Singing on the Square Concert at 6 p.m. Friday, April 18th sponsored by Champion Chevrolet. Trippin' Dixie will take the stage first. The Dixie Bluegrass Boys will follow at 7 p.m. Bring your lawn chair for a free concert.

    April 17, 2014

  • Church Bulletin 4/17/14

    April 17, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 4/16/14

    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.

    April 16, 2014

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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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