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July 21, 2013

Limestone Ledger 7/21/13

SUNDAY

Yarbrough/Kennedy reunion

Descendants of Alvie and Beulah McCowan Kennedy Yarbrough will have a reunion beginning at 1 p.m. today, July 21, at the Isom’s Chapel United Methodist Church activity center at 16230 Mooresville Road. Bring food and drink. Contact: 256-431-3569 or 256-233-4416.

TUESDAY

Veterans assistance

Active duty military and veterans needing help with claims or other information can visit the Disabled American Veterans’ mobile service office between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Tuesday, July 23, in the Walmart parking lot on U.S. 72 in Athens.

Prostate cancer screening

A free prostate cancer screening will be held from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Tuesday, July 23, at Madison County Health Department at 310 Max Luther Drive in Huntsville. For information about Medicare preventive services or transportation to the free screening for Limestone County residents, call Jennifer Reece 256-233-6412.

Used book sale

The Friends of Athens-Limestone Public Library will hold a used book sale from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Tuesday, July 23, at the library at 405 E. South St. Contact: 256-232-1233.

Cowart summer reading

Cowart Elementary School summer reading day is from 1-3 p.m. Tuesday, July 23, at the school. Contact: Bonnie Downs 256-233-6629.

MBA awareness program

President William Cale of UNA and President Robert Glenn of ASU will present an awareness program for alumni on the Masters of Business Administration and Masters of Arts in Elementary Education degrees on the ASU campus at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 30, at the Center for Lifelong Learning, 121 S. Marion St. in downtown Athens. RSVP by July 26 at http://alumni.una.edu/athens or call 256-765-4201.

FRIDAY

Tractor and truck pull

The Alabama Championship Tractor and Truck Pull will be held Friday and Saturday, July 26-27, at Tanner High School. More information: 256-497-4309 or 431-1292.

Summer Art Stroll

Athens Art League will present Summer Art Stroll from 4-8 p.m. Friday, July 26, on the Limestone County Courthouse lawn on The Square. The free, family event includes more than 20 artists exhibiting their works and live music. More information: athensartsleague@gmail.com.

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    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.

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    FRIDAY
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    TUESDAY
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    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.
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