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THE FLORALA NEWS - WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2011 PAGE 3 I Alligtor Trot Foley at 850-865-0958 or ed furniture and cardboard Wilkerson at834-3994. Participants Leigh Anne Chessher at boxes. Metal items must be 850-685-3476. in a separate pile. Club Ladies Sought The 16th Annual 5k Alli- Senior Citizen Walton High gatorTrot is set for Saturday Cancer Reunion June 18, 8 a.m. at Florala Center The Walton High School State Park. Visitwww.alliga- Support Group Activities classes of 1965-1967 are for race info and Meeting Area senior citizens are planning a combined re- applications or email Karen Comfort Care Hospice is invited to the Senior Citizens union for June 10-11. @ alligatortrot@yahoo, facilitating a Cancer Sup- Center for meals, dominoes, Contact Sara Keith at com. port Group in Florala. It is bingo, medicine manage- 850-859-2963 sara720@ ... Jackson open to all cancer patients, ment, programs of interest or Lynda Melson CNAA caregivers, family members and much more. Doors are at 850-974-1651 kookin- C/ub Union Day nelt at Committee and friendsto help dealwith open from 8 a.m. til 2 p.m. or Don the emotions of cancer. Vans are available for se- White at 210-884-9303 or Meeting The group will meet the niors'convenience, whether email Ladies C/ub House The carver National second Tuesday of each to go to the doctor, shop- with any questions. Alumni Association's Month- month from 2-3 p.m. at the ping downtown, drugstore, The annual Club Union A poem about Mrs. meeting was held Tuesday, Reeves, written by Mrs. ly Steering Committee and Florala Memorial Hospital or transportation to center EMS Yard Sale Apn.l 19 at the Ladies Club Peggy Woodham, was read Home Town Reunion meet- dining room. and back home. There is ing will be held Saturday, an age requirement, partici- May 7th House. In attendance were by Mrs. Rite Moseley..d- members from the Florala terwards, several members April 30, at 10:30 a.m. at the Toll-Free pants must be sixty years of The Florala EMS will be History Club, Lockhart Car- shared memories about Carver Community Center on age to attend, and fill out an having a yard and bake sale den Club, and the Daffodil their dear friend. Mrs..MJ.ce Martin Luther King Street in County Number application. The centeris Io- on Saturday, May 7, 7 a.m. Garden Club. Rhoades, daughter of Mrs. Florala. Covington County reel- cited at 1338 4th Street. at the EMS station. '[_e Daffodil Garden Club Reeves, was present at the dents who wish to submit Call 858-3310 for infor- All proceeds will be used was thehostclub. Mrs.Mary remembrance. C NAA Hometown a work order to the county mation, to purchase medical equip- Robbins welcomed everyone The next item on the agen- now have a toll-free number ment. Anyone interested in and asked them to recite "A da were the club reports. Reunion Set in order to do so. The Carver National Alum- The new in-bound toll Florala Head donating yard sale items or Collect for Women". Mrs. Robbins gave the Dat- a baked good for the bake Mrs. Susan Bondurant fodil Garden Club report, ni Association Home Town free phone number for the Start Seeks sale, contact the EMS at introduced Colt Jackson, followed by Mrs. Moseley's Reunion will be held July 1-3, County Engineer's office is 2011 in Florala. (877) 895-2620. Applicants 858-2503 to set up a drop- who is the son of Teresa report for the Florala His- For more information con- Florala Head Start is now off or pick-up time. All done- and Jody Jackson, to enter- tory Club, and then Mrs. tions are tax deductible and tain the ladies with several Maxine Day dosed with the tact Fontella Thompson at accepting 2011- 2012 en- 334-574-0029 or email to Paxton Ruritan rollment applicationS. Re- greatly appreciated, song selections. This F!orala Lockhart Garden Club's re- High School junior was an port. fontella.thompson30@ya- Collecting Old cruitment will be ongoing outstanding success. At the close of the meeting, from now until April 1, 2011. FH&R Pageant Following refreshments, Mrs. Robbins drew for two Flags/Books Space is limited, apply to- Scheduled the Fl_orala History Club door prizes. The winners The Paxton Ruritan Club day. Concert On The is collecting old, worn or tat- The program does not Florala Health and Re- Reeves.paid tributeMrs.tO MrS.AleneQueenieMiller wereand Mrs.MrS'woodham.Aldean ParkerAll the Lawn May 14th tered U.S. flags. The flags discriminate on the basis of hab will hold their inaugural spoke about the many friend- guests then received Easter Concert on the Lawn fea- will be ceremonially burned race, color, sex, age, dis- "Ms. FIorala Health and Re- ships that Mrs. Reeves had bags with flower packets turing Lyndsey Hand, Scott in accordance with full flag ability, religion or national hab" pageant on April 26 at during her lifetime, and other goodies in them. Johnson, and friends will be disposal etiquette practices, origin. The program is free. 6 p.m. held at the Lake House Bed Individuals or businesses For information call Lynda The residents and staff Williams to receive and Breakfast in F.Iorala on may drop off the flags at Christian, center director, would like to invite the pub- May 14 from 4-6 p.m. the Paxton City Hall or by or the family service spe- lic to come out and enjoy Rain day scheduled for contacting a member of the cialist at (334)858-3060, or this event, doctorate degree May 15 from 4-6 p.m. Bring Paxton Ruritan Club. visit the Head Start Center your picnics, blankets, and For more information 22850 8th Avenue, Florala. Tri-Cities On Friday, April 29, Tra- Hill, FL and Norma Dell chairs for this free jazz and contact Missy Bolen at vis Tramaine Williams will Bradberry of County Road 4 blues concert. 850-834-5606. Angel Food:,;,:, Chamber graduate from the Vniver- in Alabama. .............. Used books in good con- : "' Meeting ..... sity of North Florida witl a ' "" "' .'.'dition"arebeing Collected for Minlstrles." ........ " ,- The Tri-Cites Chamber Of doctorate of physical thera- Fi0rala Library lit to .the residents Commerce meets Monday, py degree. Book Sale of the Bob Hope Village in PrOgram " ' A 2004 graduate and for- Florala Public Library will Ft. Walton Beach, FL. A col- 6th Avenue Missionary May 2 at the Ladies Club- mer valedictorian of Laurel be holding a book sale on lection box is located at the Baptist Church is the Angel house, 25594 Wildflower Hill School, Williams also Friday, May 6, from 9 a.m. - Paxton City Hall. Food Ministries host site for Avenue at 6 p.m. The public graduated with honors from 12 noon and 1-4 p.m. For more informa- residents of Florala and sur- is invited to attend, both Northwest Florida Every book and video will tion call Bill McRae at rounding counties. For additional informa- State College in 2006 and be 10 cents each. 850-834-3031. A new menu is released tion contact the chamber at the University of Florida in monthly, regular unit of food 858-6252, email floralatric- 9.008. Tea Party AA Meetings is $30 with an estimated He is the son of JB and value of $50-$70. Orders Norma Williams of Cres;c- Meeting Held At APC can be dropped off at Dixie Kiwanis Club ,ew, FL. He is the grand- The Common Sense Tea Alcoholics Anonymous Signs or 6th Avenue Clean- son of the late Ernest "Wolf' Party will meet Thursday at (A.A.) meetings are held at ers. The limitation has been Seeking and Luella Wliams of Lau- rel Hill, FL and Anderson 7 p.m. in the Alabama Pow- Alabama Power Company removed on food boxes Members "Tom" Bradberry of Laurel ... amaine Williams er meeting room. Community Building, local- purchased. Purchasing the The Kiwanis Club of the ed at 1293 5th Street, Flora- top line Boxes (Signature, Tri Cities, Florala meets at FHR Emp/oyee of the Month la Dwight Ward of Andalusia Allergen Free and Senior Florala City Middle School Florala Health andRehab residents. Industrial Board is he spokesperson at the Convenience) is no longer cafeteria every Thursday at announces LaKeya Griffin Meeting meetings which are held at required to qualify for any 5:30 p.m. Business meet- as Employee of the Month The City of Florala In- 7 p.m. on Tuesdays. special boxes. All boxes are ings are last meeting of the for March, 2011. available to anyone regard- month. LaKeya works in the di- dustrial Board will meet on less of income. Cash, mon- Everyone is welcome. For etary department and as- Wednesday, April 27 at 6:30 Story Time At ey orders, checks and food information about becom/ng sists in making sure the p.m. at the Alabama Power Building. Florala Library stamps (EBT) are accepted, a member call Gerry Kimbril residents nutritional needs The public is invited to at- Story Time at Florala Food must be pre-ordered at 858-2741. are met daffy. LaKeya has tend. Public Library invites chil- and can be viewed/ordered been employed with Flora- dren ages 2-4 to join Miss at ]a Health and Rehab since Laura every Tuesday at 10 or orders may be left at LaW Events 006. CCHS Class Of a.m. for story time. Stories, Sixth Avenue Cleaners, Di- Scheduled FH&R congratulates and 1961 Reunion crafts, fun and it's all free! xie Signs and Graphics or The 2011 LBW Commu- thanks LaKeya for her dedi- cation to their home and ... LaKeya Griffin taken to Ms. Williams. nity College Student Art Ex- The Covington County For more information hibit Reception will be held High School Class of 1961 Free GED call Miss Pinkie Williams at is now making plans for in the art gallery located in .....  ........................ "" .................. ':':::::":': ........... '' ........................................ .......  ..............  ................ :::': ............. :::: their 50th year reunion. Classes In 334-858-7738. the McWhorter Learning !,.,,,..J, ,,,,,,,.,,........J Contact Martha (Cox) Florala Free TutoringAt on the Andalusia campus iiilijliii:!i Hayes at 321 Hayes Rd, LBWCC is offering free from 4-6 p.m. on Thursday .... ,::;:: DeFuniak Springs, FL, GED classes at the old rio- Carver Center April 28. 850-859-2759 or hayes- rala Middle School campus Free tutoring for grades All students, family, Call Diann McCurley for K-12 will be available ev- friends and the public are informationat 334-858-4100 ery Thursday from 5-6 p.m. welcome to attend this free ERe '80s or 334-343-0900. at the Carver Community event and view the show- Reunion Center, Martin Luther King case of art on exhibit. The Florala High School. Florala City Hall Street, Florala. The LBW Community Col- Students who need help lege Ensemble presents the graduating classes of News in any subject may attend 2011 "Family and Friends 1980-1989 will be hosting a The City of Florala's reg- and volunteers are also wel- Night" at 7 p.m. on Friday, joint class reunion on Satur- ular council meetings are come. April 29 in the Dixon Center day evening, June 25, 2011. the 2nd and 4th Monday of for the Performing Arts on The reunion committee is each month in the Council PHS Alumni the Andalusia campus. currently seeking contact Chambers at 6:30 p.m. Plan to attend this free information for all alumni, The City of Florala's Meets event and enjoy the musical staff and teachers, schedule for picking up reel- The Paxton High School talent of LBWCC students. Contact information can dential dbris will be as fol-' Alumni Association will meet be submitted via email at lows: the second Monday of May Send fhs80sclassreunion@ya- Monday and Tuesday - at 6 p.m. in Mrs. Anderson's COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS to hoD.corn, via Facebook at yard trash and debris fourth grade classroom, e-mail: Fhsclass Reunion Florala wedn'esday House- room 802, at 6 p.m. For or by contacting Darrell hold items, such as discard- information, call Leah Ann fax: 858-3786