Published 12:00 am Saturday, June 9, 2007
n Looney to speak at First Assembly
Mike Looney, superintendent of Butler County Schools, will be the guest speaker at Greenville First Assembly of God's Men's Ministry Honor Bound Wednesday at 7 p.m. on May 30. For more info, call 382-2138.
n Golf Tourney at Cambrian Ridge
A gold tournament will be held at Cambrian Ridge in Greenville on Friday, June 1, 2007. Anyone interested in participating should contact Diane Stinson Sellers at 334-376-2700, 251-626-3209 (Daphne) or firstname.lastname@example.org.
n Ga-Anna Theatre Concert
The Hank Williams Fan Club presents a host of entertainers in concert on Friday, June 1. Showtime is at 10:30 p.m. until. Admission is $5. For more information call 334-376-9019.
n Georgiana HS Reunion
The annual Georgiana High School Reunion, classes 1959 to 1969, will be held at the Georgiana Community House from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, June 2. Light refreshments will be provided at no charge; however, donations will be accepted. Class pictures will be taken by class at @:30 p.m. for $12. No formal program is planned. Come and visit with old friends!
n Stinson Reunion
Descendants of Reuben and Arrie Collins Stinson will hold a family reunion in Greenville at Beeland Park from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 2, 2007 in Room 1. All relatives and friends are invited to come. Bring a basket lunch.
n East Chapman Homecoming and Revival
Everyone is invited to homecoming at East Chapman Baptist Church on Sunday, June 3 and to revival at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday nights the following week. Brother Lester Garrett will bring the message for both homecoming and revival. Be blessed as you attend these services.
n Welcome Baptist Revival
Welcome Baptist Church of Georgiana, Terry Heartsill, pastor, welcomes you to its revival services, Monday through Wednesday, at 7 p.m. nightly June 4-6. Guest speaker will be Bro. Randy Harvill. Special music planned each night – come and worship with us!
BCFF Women's Committee Meeting
The Butler County Farmers Federation Women's Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 4 at Emily's Caf\u00E9 in Greenville. For more info or to RSVP, please contact Charlene at 376-9980. Hope to see you there!
n ‘Avalanche Ranch' VBS at Southside
Southside Baptist Church invites all buckaroos ages four to 11 to join them for an exciting Vacation Bible School adventure June 4-8 during “Avalanche Ranch: A Wild Ride Through God's Word.” Pre-register your children by going to the church website at www.lightforliving.com and clicking on the Avalanche Ranch picture.
You may also pick up forms at the church office; please return registration forms by June 1.
n Butler County LEPC Meeting
The Butler County Local Emergency Planning Committee will meet at 9:30 a.m., June 5 at the Butler County Health Department, as required by Title III SARA, to review past activities and plan for coming year. The Hazard Mitigation Plan will be discussed. The meeting is open to the public. For more info, contact Bob Luman at the Butler County EMA Office.
n 32nd Year Celebration
Pastor Robert L. Lewis and First Lady, Sister Christine Lewis, will be honored on their 32nd anniversary at St. Francis Missionary Baptist Church in Greenville, at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 10. Guest speaker will be Rev. Michael Foster, pastor of Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church in Greenville. Come and worship and fellowship with us on this glorious day.
n Mt. Pleasant VBS
Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School from 9 a.m. to noon, June 11-15. Classes are for all children, k-5 through the 6th grade. This year's theme is “Game Day Central: Where Heroes are Made.” For more info, contact Charlene Powell at 376-9980.
n VBS at Calvary
It's “Game Day Central: Where Heroes Are Made” at Calvary Baptist Church, ages birth through grade 6 Sunday June 10-Tuesday, June 12 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Bible stories, crafts, music, snacks and recreation all part of the event. For more info, contact Faye Josey at 376-2792.
n Antique Tractor Parade
Come and see great vintage Fords, Massey Fergusons, John Deeres and more at the Antique Tractor Parade at 10:30 a.m., June 16 in downtown Greenville. The tractors will roll from downtown Greenville from the courthouse to Oliver St. Presented by Old Time Farm Days of Greenville. For more info, call Carey at 382-2295; Harold at 382-8989; Reoford at 382-5828; Eddie at 382-3523 or Ron at 382-2571.
n Wanted: Juneteenth participants
Vendors, groups, singers, choirs: come and join Johnnie Dee and the Boys at the Celebration of Juneteenth, African American Freedom Day on June 16th.
For more info, call Jo-Ann Tillman, at 334-376-0365.
n Dropped out of Church?
Have you dropped out of church? Interested in a simpler, less hectic form of church? Contact Marvin Hewlett, 226 N. College St. in Greenville. Call 382-3484 (home) or 382-0047 (office).
-Ongoing Announcements –
n Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program
Distribution Schedule for coupons are June 5 and 6, 2007 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Greenville Senior Center and June 7 and 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Georgiana Senior Center. Issuance is on a first-come, first-serve basis for eligible seniors 60 and older. For more info, call 1800-AGE-LINE or 334-244-6903.
n Hospice volunteers needed
Comfort Care Hospice is seeking volunteers to join their caring team of professionals and “Make A Difference.” Become a volunteer today. Contact Sonya Dix, volunteer coordinator at 334-383-9688 or stop by Comfort Care Hospice at 501 East Commerce St, Greenville.
n Fund established for liver patient
A fund has been established for Ruth Smith of Greenville. Smith is on the list for a liver transplant. Anyone wishing to contribute to the “Fund for Ruth Smith (or Evan)” can do so at any Colonial Bank branch.
n Health and Wellness Classes
The Camellia Senior Center at 111 Bolling Street in Greenville is presenting a series of programs on health and wellness by Dr. Delores Victoria at 2 p.m. every other Monday afternoon. Classes began Feb. 12. Everyone is invited to be a part of these informative free classes, covering such topics as nutrition, diabetes, hypertension, and weight management. Contact Mary Braden at 382-5670 for more info.
n OCAP Head Start applications
OCAP Head Start is now accepting applications for children, ages 3 to 5 for the 2007-2008 school year. The child must be three years old by Sept. 2, 2007. Applications are being taken Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the following Head Start centers: Greenville, 334-382-8034; Luverne, 334-335-3909, and Georgiana, 334-376-5331.
Requirements are: birth certificate, physical or Medicaid screening, blue shot record, proof of income, Social Security numbers of all family members in household, food stamp card and Medicaid card or insurance information. Head Start is available for all children regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, disability or national origin. For more info, call any of the centers or the OCAP Head Start Central Office in Troy, Ala. at 334-566-1712.
n Mixonville Community Church
Why are we sick? How can we be made well? Join us on Sunday nights at 6 p.m. for proof you do not have to be sick and can be healed of most of today's ills. Contact the pastor at 334-376-2497 for more info.
n KBBN each Sunday on WGYV
The Kingdom Building Broadcasting Network is on the air Sundays 9 a.m. until sign-off on 1380 AM WGYV and on the Internet at www.warrior-ministries.org and www.wgyv.com (archives available for future listening). Ministers, psalmists, singing groups and community interest events are profiled each week. For more info, contact Deacon Daniel Robinson at 334-382-9047 or Evangelist Carolyn Griffin at 334-383-9732.
n Weight Watchers
Weight Watchers meets in Greenville every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall at the Walnut Street Church of Christ.
The Church is located directly behind the Peoples Bank in uptown Greenville.
Sessions run for 12 weeks each with subsequent “rollover” sessions.
Come join the program and see what our new Turnaround Program can do for you.
For more information call Margaret Pierce at 382-5754.
n Praying with Dimple
Dimple McInvale will lead a prayer time each Sunday afternoon from 3:30 to 4 p.m. on air at WGYV, 1380 AM. Topics include: healing the sick, casting out demons, praying for local schools, churches, nursing homes; breaking witchcraft curses, family curses; praying for lost family members, prayers to raise the dead, praying in million dollar miracle for business, church or ministry.
Pray along with Dimple and expect great miracles. Mail personal prayer requests to Dimple McInvale Ministries, P.O. Box 267, Georgiana, AL 36033. Broadcast is live on Internet at www.wgyv.com. Call prayer line at 334-376-8931.
n MOPS at Southside
Moms who need a break are invited to join MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) at Southside Baptist Church. Meetings begin January 2007. Teaching, discussion, creative projects, and community are offered for all mothers with children from birth through kindergarten. Childcare is provided. We will meet twice a month on Mondays from 9-1(optional evening meetings TBA). Registration forms may be picked up at Southside Baptist Church. Contact Erica at 382-0465 for more info.
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