The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

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October 4, 2012

Church Bulletin 10/4/12

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

 

• Women’s Conference. The sixth annual Round Island Creek Missionary Baptist Association Women’s Conference is set for Oct. 5-6. Carolyn Lucas, associate minister of Union Hill Primitive Baptist Church will speak at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 5 with music by Round Island Creek Women’s Choir. A panel discussion on “God’s Plan for Salvation” will be at 9 a.m. Oct. 6. Door prizes. Vendors available. Contact: Imogene Malone 256-232-6247.

• Yard sale. Pettusville Methodist Church at 29035 Pettusville Road in Elkmont will hold a yard sale from 7-11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6. Proceeds to the Fellowship Hall Building Fund.

• Chicken stew fundraiser. Oak Grove CME Church will have a Relay for Life chicken stew fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at the church at 11460 Cowford Road in Athens by the Cowford Fire Station. Cost is $6 and containers are provided.

• Appreciation service. Mount Nebo Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate their pastor and first lady fifth Appreciation Service at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7. Minister Tavares Townsend will preach at the 11 a.m. service. Pastor Charles Simmons and the Little Ezekiel Missionary Baptist Church will be in charge of the 2:30 p.m. service. Public invited.

• Arts Day. Pleasant Grove Church Family Music Ministry will celebrate their Music and Worship Arts Day on Sunday, Oct. 7. Prayer service at 8 a.m., Sunday school at 9 a.m., and worship at 10 a.m. The church is located at 15439 Hastings Road in Athens. Public invited.

• Pastoral anniversary. Indian Creek P.B. Church will celebrate the 16th pastoral anniversary of the Rev. Timothy M. Rainey at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7. The Rev. Melvin Robinson, pastor of Crumbey Bethel P.B. Church in Fairfield will be the guest preacher for the combined worship service. Public is invited.

• Revival.  Gospel singer-evangelist Evelyn Turrentine-Agee will be the speaker at a two-night revival, Oct. 11 and 12, at Jesus and Me Ministries, 115 Gordon St., Pulaski, Tenn. For more information, call Bishop Brenda Young Jones at 931-309-1549.

• Family and Friends Day. Family and Friends Day at Jerusalem P.B. Church in Belle Mina will hold Family and Friends Day at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14.  Elder Joe Cater and Bethlehem P.B. Church will be the guest church in charge of services. Public is invited.

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    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.

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    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.

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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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  • Limestone Ledger 4/12/14

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    W.L. VFD egg hunt

    West Limestone Volunteer Fire Department is having a Easter egg hunt from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. today. The fire department is 15 miles north of Athens on Alabama 99. More information: Jason McMahan 256-233-7678. On Saturday, call 256-233-5544.

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    SATURDAY
    ALH health fair

    Free body fat analysis, blood sugar and cholesterol checks, bone density screenings and more will be available from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the Athens-Limestone Hospital Health Fair at the Limestone County Courthouse Square. Numerous health care vendors will be on-site. Also, water and nonperishable food donations accepted for Limestone County Churches Involved.

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