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Jan. 20

The next regular meeting of the Butler County Board of Education will be held on Thursday, Jan. 20, at 7 p.m. at the Central Office Boardroom on Administrative Drive. The public is invited.

The Butler Baptist Association will be sponsoring a computer workshop "Using Microsoft Publisher," at the association office on Thursday, Jan. 20, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The Butler Baptist Associational Office is located at 309 S. Pine Street, Greenville. Jeff Hammack from the office of Computer Services, Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions, will be coming to lead the workshop. The workshop is free and one does not need to register to attend. For more information call 382-2513.

Jan. 22

FIW Volunteer Fire Department will be selling camp stew at the firehouse on Hwy. 106 East on Saturday, Jan. 22 at noon. The price is $6 a quart. Proceeds will be used for the departmental upkeep.

Pentecostal Church of Jesus Christ in Georgiana will have a singing on Jan 22 at noon featuring the Jordan Rivers, Singing Fairchilds, Evangelist David Kicker, Charles Pier and New Gospel Travelers and The Weaver Family, On Jan 23 at 9:30 a.m. there will be a special singing and preaching. Any questions contact Gerladine Herring at 382-2275.

Awin Baptist Church will have a Brunsrick Stew Sale, January 22, from 11 a.m. until all is sold. The cost is $7 per quart. Awin is on Hwy. 10 west of Greenville in Awin.

Also, Awin Baptist Church will have their 5th Sunday Singing January 30 starting at 10 a.m. with lunch served at noon and singing resuming after lunch.

A three-point shootout will be held at Georgiana High School on Saturday, Jan. 22, at 7 p.m. For more information call 376-2026.

Ongoing Announcements

The Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church will hold an Advanced Bible Study Institute every Wednesday night from 6:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Lee Albert Moorer Jr. will be the instructor.

FIW Volunteer Fire Dept. is sponsoring a Big Buck Contest until Jan. 31st. The entry fee is $20. First place wins a Benelli Nova Shotgun 3&1/2" Magnum 12 gauge. Register at Friendship Corner Stop at the intersection of Hwy. 106 and Co. Rd 45.

The First Baptist Church of Georgiana is now taking names and contact numbers for those wishing to order additional copies of their new "Country Cookin'" cookbook, which is now on re-order. Copies are $10 each with the proceeds going to the church's building fund. Contact Gina Stephenson at 382-7528 to place your order.

The Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church will hold an Advanced Bible Study Institute every Wednesday night from 6:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Lee Albert Moorer Jr. will be the instructor.

Ian Blake Oswald, 19 months, will soon visit Arizona for a special MRI to determine if surgery can be performed to remove two tumors from his hypothalamus in the brain. He currently has about 100 seizures per day.

A fund has been established to help with his non-medical related costs. Please make your donations to the Ian Blake Oswald Fund at any Whitney Bank location.

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