The descendents of James Alfred and Madora Elizabeth Horne Jones will hold their family reunion at the Lawrence Center in Menlo, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Dinner will be served at noon. All family and friends are invited. For more information contact Tim and Patsy Hogg, 706-295-2234.
The Weiss Lake Angler’s Trail Classic will be held from 5 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Little River Marina and Lodge, 1780 County Road 44, Cedar Bluff, Ala. 35959. This Team Bass Tournament Classic is a two-day event. Must fish seven of 10 Trail Tournaments to fish Classic. Official start time will be safe daylingt. For more information, call Little River Marina at 256-779-6461.
Little River Canyon National Preserve Park Ranger Larry Beane will present Fossils of Little River Canyon on Saturday, Oct. 13. The program begins at 10 a.m. at the Little River Canyon Center on Highway 35. The free Ranger led program will include a tabletop exhibit of fossils from in and near Little River Canyon. The program will last one hour. Beane said, “People do not realize that fossils are here. Fossils, like all of our resources are protected by law. You can look at them, but cannot damage them or take them.” Fossils from the park range from sea creatures to land plants. Information on geology will also be discussed. Families are encouraged to join us for this program. For more information call the park office at (256)845-9605. You can follow our updates and find park pictures on Facebook at “lirinps.”
The Cherokee County Public Library has on ongoing book sale. Get paperbacks for as little as a dime and hardbacks for as little as 50 cents or $1. The library is open today from 8 a.m. until noon. Call the library at 256-927-5838 for further information.
In high school volleyball action Gaylesvill, Sand Rock at Cedar Blfuf, TBD and Spring Garden at White Plains Tournament, TBD.
Sunday, Oct. 14
The Centre First Baptist Church contemporary worship service, “Impact” begins at 8:30 a.m.
The Edge, a contemporary worship service that welcomes each person as he or she is and challenges us all to grow together in our faith in Jesus Christ, meets at 8:45 a.m. at Centre First United Methodist Church.
Corinth Baptist Church in Fyffe is having a singing featuring the Good News Quartet.
Calcedonia Baptist Church is having a Homecoming Service beginning at 11 a.m. Lunch will be served at noon. Singing begins at 1 p.m. featuring Higher Praise.
Visit the beautiful Rock Village, home of some of the best hiking and rock climbing throughout the world. Enjoy fresh air and beautiful scenery. Go to the intersection of U.S. Highway 411 and Highway 68 in Leesburg, turn right, turn left on Cherokee County 36, to the intersection of County Road 36 and County Road 70, turn left and follow the signs.