The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

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October 4, 2012

Limestone Ledger 10/4/12

THURSDAY

Fire department yard sale


The Clements Volunteer Fire Department will hold a yard sale from 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. Thursday through Saturday at 9158 U.S. 72 West.

FRIDAY

Bean Day


The annual Bean Day will be held from 10:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Friday at the First Baptist Church Family Life Center on Hobbs Street. Meal includes beans, slaw, cornbread, dessert and drink for $6, and a country story includes homemade jams, jellies and other items for sale. Carryouts available. Tickets are at the Athens Senior Center on Pryor Street. Contact: Jennifer 256-233-6412.

Mayor’s Youth Commission

Applications for the Mayor’s Youth Commission are due Friday. Applications are available at Athens High School, Athens Bible School, at City Hall and online at athensal.us. Send applications to Holly Hollman, Athens Mayor’s Youth Commission, P.O. Box 1089, Athens, AL 35612.

Respite Night

Caregiver’s Night Out will be from 6-9 p.m. Friday at Isom’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 16230 Mooresville Road. Make reservations by noon Thursday, Oct. 4, at 256-232-7207.

SATURDAY

Breast cancer benefit


A benefit sale with proceeds going to the Sherri Adams Pink Ribbon Run will begin at 7 a.m. Saturday at the Waddell Center on Washington Street in Athens. The Athens-Limestone Hospital and Limestone Health Facility race is Nov. 3 to raise money and awareness for breast cancer. Contact: Emily Lovell 256-732-4086 or 256-497-7258.

Benefit breakfast

The Bethel, Tenn. Lodge 194 F&AM will serve a buffet breakfast to benefit charity from 7-9 a.m. Saturday at the Lodge building. Public invited. Nonperishable food items are being collected for the food bank.

Coffee Call

Coffee Call for area veterans and spouses, and sponsored by Grover and Rose Gardner and Charles Page on behalf of local elected Democrats, will be held from 8-9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Alabama Veterans Museum, 100 W. Pryor St. Contacts: Sandy at 256-771-7578.

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