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Apr. 28

By Staff
Revival at Greater Mount Triumph Baptist Church with Rev. Dembray Archie at 7 p.m.
Apr. 29
The Escambia County Health Department at the Atmore office will hold a walk-in immunization clinic on Thursday from 8 to 11 a.m. for those children registering for kindergarten. Shot records are required. For further information, call (251) 368-9188.
Apr. 30
Get ready to vote for your favorite "Shooting Star" Gulf Coast Saturday, April 30th, when NBC 15 and UPN 44, along with local radio stations and community partners present the Shooting Star Festival at Hank Aaron Stadium.
The festival will feature the best local country, rock, alternative and urban musical acts competing for airplay on radio stations. The competition will start at 7:30 p.m. at Hank Aaron Stadium in Mobile. Admission is free with a cash or old cell phone donation at the gate to the USA Children's and Women's Hospital.
The audience will be allowed to vote and voting will also be taken online at wpmi.com.
For more information about the shooting star contest and to listen to samples, go to wpmi.com
Kindergarten Registration for Rachel Patterson Elementary School from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. Child must be five years old on or before September 1. Need to bring a birth certificate, immunization record, and social security card. Please bring your child with you for screening. The Health Department will have a walk-in clinic on April 29th from 8 to 11:30 a.m. in order to assist parents with children's immunization. Call 368-9188 for details.
EvenStart Pre-K Program Registration will begin registration on Friday, April 30, 2004 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon at the EvenStart Building (old SAIL Center building) in Poarch. Child must have birth certificate, social security card, Alabama blue slip (shot records), must be four years old by September 1, 2004 and must live in Escambia County, Ala. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Jennifer Lucas or Mary Boyte at 368-8741 or Magaline Marshall, Program Coordinator at 368-0305.
May 1
The annual family reunion of the descendants of Thomas Jefferson Daniel and Christiana Stabler Daniel will be held on Saturday, May 1, 2004 at the large pavilion of Claude D. Kelley State Park. Please come and bring a picnic lunch and a small item to be used as a door prize. Lunch will be served at 12 noon.
The Greater Escambia Council for the Arts will present a Musical Revue featuring the best of GECA's past productions and featuring upcoming productions including this summers "Oklahoma." Tickets are $3.00 each of $10.00 a family. Available at ECHS the night of the Revue.
The ROTC will hold a yard sale. Anyone wanting to donate items should call the ROTC office and we will pick them up.
May 5&6
The GED test will be administered at Reid State Technical College. A valid picture ID is required for test application and testing. Letters of approval are also required for persons under the age of 18.
The current cost for GED testing is $40.00. Students attending GED classes and receiving approval from the instructor, are allowed to test free of charge. The re-test for writing is $10.00 with all other re-test costs being $8.00 each. If you have taken the test before, please bring copy of test scores. Call 251-578-1313, ext 149 or visit the GED Chief Examiner's office in Bldg. 100 for additional information. The next test dates are June 9 &10.
May 7
Pre-K Registration for Rachel Patterson Elementary School from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. Child must be four years old on or before September 1. Need to bring birth certificate, immunization record, and social security card. The above documents are required at registration in order for you child to be eligible for this program, as we can only accommodate 18 in this class. The drawing will be held the afternoon of registration.
Skin Cancer Screening to be conducted at the Infimary. J. Graham Smith Jr., M.D., Roberta A. Swain, M.D., and Scott VanLoock M.D., dermatologists, of Diagnostic and Medical Clinic, P.C., will examine patients from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Please call 435-3911 to schedule an appointment and for more information.
May 8
Slow-Pitch Softball Tournament cost is $150.00, it is a type ASA Class C and E/Church, it will be at NAS Pensacola, and for more information contact Eric Showalter at (850) 937-2890 or (850) 712-6326 and Gilbert Gonzales at (850) 995-1105.
Motorcycle Ride for the Relay for Life team of Castleberry Friends. Registration is 20 dollars per bike and registration starts at 9:30 a.m. Bikes leave at 10 a.m. from the Castleberry United Methodist Church. Lunch will be provided at the end of the ride. For more information call Margie Kirksey (251) 966-5486.
May 11
"Man to Man" a prostate cancer support and education group will meet in the Education Center at D.W. McMillan Hospital on Tuesday at 12 noon. Please note change in time. Programs will be "Diabetes." Lunch will be provided. Call 809-8309 for further information.
May 16
Open House at Hospitality House Ministry from 2 to 4 p.m. There will be refreshments and a tour of the house. They will tell what they have accomplished in just two years.
May 17
Atmore Historical Society will have their annual meeting at 7 p.m. This meeting will be in the Peavy Webb Building in Heritage Park. New officers for the year 2004-2005 will be elected. If you are interested you are invited to attend and become a new member.
June 16
Perfect Game Softball will be hosting an Identification (Exposure) Camp at Troy State University This one-day event is for softball player's ages 13-18 interested in showcasing their skills in front of Perfect Game Scouts. Results of the assessment will be placed on our official website, as well as sent out to college coaches nation-wide. To sign up or for more information call Perfect Game Softball at 319-261-2923 or sign up online by going to www.perfectgamesoftball.com.