2018-02-15 / Don't Forget

Don't Forget

The T.J. and Friends Foundation will host “Music Celebration 2018 this Saturday, February 17, at 6 p.m. at W-WCHS featuring Gerald Smith, Terri Gibbs, the W-WCHS Concert Band, Bill Maxwell, and Debbie Anderson.

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Beginning immediately the regular time for the Twin Oak Baptist Church worship service will change to 11:15 a.m.

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Twin Oak Baptist Church will hold its Black History Program at 11:15 a.m. on Sunday, February 25, with Evangelist Amethyst D. Wynn as the guest speaker. Attire is old time/casual dress.

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Clifford Grove Baptist Church of Rayle will hold its Black History Program at 11 a.m. on Sunday, February 18.

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The Washington City Council will meet on Monday, March 12, at The Pope Center beginning at 3:30 p.m. A work session will precede the meeting at 3 p.m.

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Flint Hill Baptist Church will hold its annual Deacon Board program on Sunday, March 18, at 11:45 a.m.

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If the Truth Be Told Ministries will hold “Brothers Willing To Walk for the Furtherance of the Gospel of Jesus Christ” on Sunday, February 25, at 4 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. James Bedford of Waynesboro.

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Pole Branch Baptist Church will hold its Women’s Conference on Saturday, March 3, at 10 a.m. along with a health fair at 9 a.m. with speakers Rev. Joe Glaze and Naomi Cobb of Lincolnton.

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The Washington Affiliate, OLLI@UGA, will present speaker Linda Chafin and “Eliza Frances Andrews, Notable Washingtonian” at 2 p.m. Monday, February 19, at the Episcopal Parish House. For more information, contact Joe Harris at 706-678-2818 or jharriswafia@nu-z.net.

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The Rayle City Council will meet at City Hall on Tuesday, March 13, at 6 p.m.

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The Tignall City Council will meet at City Hall in Tignall on Wednesday, March 14, at 7 p.m.

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The Washington Downtown Development Authority will meet at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, February 15, in the City Hall Annex.

New Ford Baptist Church will celebrate Family and Friends Day at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 11.

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New Springhill Baptist Church of Philomath will celebrate Old Fashioned Day on the third Sunday, February 18, beginning at 10 a.m. Pastor Rufus Whitlock of Love and Action will be the messenger. Dinner will be served immediately after the service.

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The 36th annual Kiwanis Talent Showcase will be held on Friday, March 16, at 7 p.m. at the Washington Wilkes Elementary School cafeteria. Applications and rules are available at all local schools and at the Mary Willis Library. The art entry deadline is March 7 at 10 a.m.

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The Annual Doris Booker Black History Program is scheduled for Sunday, February 18, at 3 p.m. at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, 306 Baltimore Road in Washington. The speaker will be Rev. Latosha Ramsey of Thomson. There will also be a display of the History of Quilting by Teresa R. Kemp. The Public is invited.

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Mount Nebo Baptist Church will celebrate its pastor’s 26th anniversary on Sunday, March 25, at 11 a.m. with guest speaker Rev. Anthony Jones and The House of God House of Prayer Church of Warrenton.

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Jackson Chapel A.M.E. Church will celebrate its Black History Program on Sunday, February 25, beginning at 2:30 p.m. Rev. Daccus Turman will be the guest speaker. The public is invited.

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Booker’s Chapel Baptist Church of Washington will hold its Mother Board program at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 4, with guest speaker Clara Sutton and the theme “Honoring Mothers.” All women are asked to wear their fancy hats. Refreshments will be served. The public is invited.

The Wilkes County Board of Education will meet at the board office on N. Alexander Avenue on Monday, February 26, at 2 p.m.

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The Wilkes County Board of Commissioners will meet at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 8, at the ¬≠Wilkes County courthouse. A work session in the chairman’s office will be held immediately prior beginning at 5 p.m.

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New Springhill Baptist Church of Philomath will host its annual Men’s Day Program at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 4, with Rev. Belton of Mount Carmel Baptist Church as the speaker. Dinner will be served at 1:30 p.m.

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Weekly Bible Study takes place each Tuesday from 6-7 p.m. at Reeves Chapel Baptist Church on Sandtown Road in Tignall. Rev. Ed Anderson is the instructor. The focus during the month of January is the Book of Acts, chapters 18-28.

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The new hours for the Stephen’s House Food Pantry are from 9 a.m.-noon on the third Saturday of each month.

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Faith Christian Center, located at 190 Newtown Road in Washington will host a music conference March 2-4. The theme of the conference will be “Tearing Down The Walls Through Unity and Praise.” Participation is free to all. Registration will begin Friday, March 2, at 5:30 p.m. Music sessions will be held Friday evening and Saturday Morning and the conference will wrap up with a praise and worship concert on Sunday, March 4, at 4 p.m. Refreshments will be served. The public is invited.

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New Hope CME Church of Sharon will hold a musical program celebrating Black History Month on Saturday, February 17, at 4 p.m. with program coordinator Sis. Kessia Meyers. The public is invited.

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New Springhill Baptist Church of Philomath will old its annual Men’s Conference at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 10.

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The New Saints CME Church Safety Net Advisory Program (SNAP) will hold its next meeting on Saturday, February 17, at 11 a.m. at Pizza Hut.

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Booker’s Chapel Baptist Church of Washington will hold only one service on Sunday, March 4, at 2:30 p.m.

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The women of New Springhill Baptist Church will celebrate their Women’s Conference beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 31, and their annual Women’s Day Program at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 1 with Rev. Patricia Wilder as speaker. Dinner will be served at 1:30 p.m.

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Heard’s Chapel Baptist Church will hold three nights of spring revival March 20-22, at 7 p.m. nightly.

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The Tree of Life Worship Center will hold Bible study every Tuesday with Nicklos Stephens teaching.

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Trinity Baptist Church will celebrate the anniversary of Rev. H.M. Easley on Sunday, March 4, at 11 a.m. with guest speaker Rev. George Edwards of Thankful Baptist Church. Dinner will be served. The public is invited.

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The Spirited Speakers Toastmasters Club of Wilkes and Lincoln County will meet on Thursday, February 15, at 6 p. m. at the Lincoln County Library,181 N. Peachtree St, Lincolnton. Anyone at least 18 years of age with a desire to improve communication and leadership skills is invited to attend. Meetings conclude promptly at 7:15 p. m.

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Black Rock A.M.E. Church will hold its Black History Program on Sunday, February 18, during the regular worship service at 11 a.m. Attend dressed in your old-fashioned church clothing and take a friend.

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Young’s Chapel Baptist Church will host the installation of Rev. Patrick Howell on Sunday, February 18, at 3 p.m. Dinner will be served. The public is invited.

The BreasTest and More Program at the Wilkes County Health Department has help to assist in paying for mammograms for the uninsured when funding is available. Clients must be 40-64 years of age, have no health insurance, and meet certain financial requirements. Call the Wilkes County Health Department at 706-678-2622 for more information and to schedule an appointment.

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