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February 27, 2014

Limestone Ledger 2/27/14

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Swamp John’s supper

Tickets are available at $10 each for the City of Athens Relay for Life Team’s Swamp John’s supper to be held 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 11 at Athens Senior Center, 912 W. Pryor St. Meal will be shrimp, fish, chicken or a combo with sides and tea. Proceeds benefit American Cancer Society and local cancer patients. Tickets: 256-233-8730.

ONGOING

Vidalia onions sale

The annual Athens Ladies Civitan Vidalia onions sale is underway. Order deadline is April 11. Orders available in May. Ten pounds for $10. Call 256-771-7672 or 232-6086 to order or mail orders to ALC, P.O. Box 1814, Athens, AL 35612. Include check, number of bags wanted, name, address and phone.

Women’s History Month

March is National Women’s History Month, and this year the Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives in Athens will present “Celebrating Women of Character, Courage & Commitment,” a celebration of women in the Vietnam War. If you know any women who were in service during the Vietnam era call Sandy Thompson at 256-771-7578.

MEETINGS

• Tea party. The Athens-Limestone Tea Party Patriots will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, at 100 Beaty St. The public is invited. More information: Tony 256-777-2326.

• Soil and Water board. The Limestone County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, March 3, at the Tennessee Valley Agricultural Experiment Station, 9494 Experimental Loop, Belle Mina. The public is invited.



Limestone Ledger is a list of events hosted by nonprofit organizations. Items must be submitted in writing and are listed up to six days to include the day of the event. Email submissions to ed@athensnews-courier.com, fax to 256-233-7753 or bring to The News Courier, 410 W. Green St., Athens, AL.

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