July 19

Published 8:40 pm Monday, July 26, 2004

By Staff
The Atmore Community Cancer Support Group will meet at First Assembly of God Church. Special speaker for this month is Mary Jane Schrock, RN, Health Educator for the Atmore Community Hospital. Meeting will begin at 7 p.m. Everyone is invited.
Perdido School registration will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. in the school cafeteria for grades first through eighth. Extended day registration will be from 2 to 4 p.m. A kindergarten parent meeting will be held at 6 p.m.
July 19-23
Graduation Exam Testing Schedule Monday-Social Studies, Tuesday-Science, Wednesday-Math, Thursday-Reading and Friday-Language. Testing will be for upcoming Senior Class and all classes graduating prior to 2005. All students testing have to be at Escambia County High School at 8:45 a.m.
July 20
Northview Sports Booster Club meeting for members and prospective members at 6:30 p.m. at Northview High School in Room 202. Contact Beverly Digmon at 256-2649 for questions.
July 21-24
Vacation Time with the Ladies of Essence for four days and three nights in Orlando, Fla. Ages 3-9 is $139.00 and ages 10 and over is $233.00. Payment is due in full on July 17, 2004, no personal checks will be accepted. For more in formation call Brenda Watkins at 368-8616.
July 21
The Escambia County Board of Education's Federal Programs Advisory Committee will meet at 1 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Atmore Central Office, 501 South Pensacola Avenue. The public is invited.
July 22
McCullough Friendship Club will meet at the Best Western Hotel in Atmore at 11 a.m. For more information call Betty Dean at 577-6583.
July 23
Homeschooling/Home Education Conference in Monroeville from 9-4p.m. It will be at the First Baptist Church ofMonroeville in the CAC building behind the church. Free of charge and open to current and prospective homeschoolers.
Donna Knox with Dayspring Academy, a featured speaker at Homeschooling Conferences will be our main speaker. She is the mother of 9 and has home educated for 20 years.
Donna De Poalo will be joining us also.
July 23-25
The 22nd annual reunion of the Peacock Family Association of the South will be held in Goldsboro, N.C., at the Holiday Inn Express. All Peacocks, Peacock descendants and Peacock kin are urged to attend this homecoming. For more information contact President Bess Eskildson at (919) 734-6731, nccottonpatchkid@aol.com or Don Peacock, Membership Chairman at (871) 270-1414, 1113 Lake Ridge Drive, Azle, Texas, 76020 or donpeacock@aol.com.
July 24
The Open Buddy bass tournament will be held from safelight to 3 p.m. at Isaac Creek Landing, located at the Claiborne Lock and dam on the Alabama River. Registration is $80, which includes a $10 lunker pot. Cash prizes will be awarded. Call Paul's Tackle Box at 251-575-4354.
Blue Eagle Softball Tournament at 9 a.m. at O'Bannon Park. Entry fee is $125.00. Any questions call Lamar Hodge at 867-6459 or 867-1454 or Robbie Crenshaw at 966-3320 or 895-1946.
July 24 and 31
NWE will hold football registration from 10 a.m. to noon at Ernets Ward Football field. registration is $60. If registering for the first time, bring a copy of the birth certificate. Call David Bell at 256-5266 for moe info.
July 30-Aug. 1
The Greater Escambia for the Arts will present Oklahoma at Escambia County High School. Shows are at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $6 for adults, $4 for children. Tickets are available at United Bank or from any cast member. Call 368-3899 for more information.
August 6
Meet the Teacher Day for first and second grade students is scheduled from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Rachel Patterson Elementary School.
August 7
Escambia County High Booster Club will host the NFL and Pepsi PP&K (punt, pass and kick). Starts at 9 a.m. and you may register at Elite Sporting Goods or go online to www.ppk-NFLyouthfootball.com. For more information contact Gerald McAnally at 368-3727.
The Barnett-Hawkins second patriotic reunion will be held at New Bethlehem Baptist church at Barnett's Crossroads from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Meat will be furnished, but please bring a covered dish. contact Sue Newman at 850-476-3209 or Cecil Ellis at 446-1127 for more information.
August 9
Kindergarten Orientation and Meet the Teacher Day will be at 9 a.m. at Rachel Patterson Elementary School Kindergarten students will dismiss after orientation and Meet the Teacher. Class lists will be posted on Meet the Teacher Day.
August 10
The Humane Society of Escambia County will hold its monthly Board Meeting at the Atmore City Hall Auditorium from 7-9 p.m. For additional information contact Susanne Sirmon at 368-9349 or Rhonda Kelmer at 368-0859.
August 14
An evening of gosel music at Reid State Technical in Evergreen. Entertainment begins at 6 p.m. Free admision, all are welcome. For more information, call 251-578-3330 or 251-578-1340.
August 18
Reid State Childcare Classes tobe offered at the YMCA building upstairs from 5:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. Please call (251) 578-1313 for a Fall 2004 Registration Packet, testing or further information for college entrance.
September 25-26
The Mississippi Pecan Festival is currently taking applications for Arts and Craft, Antiques and Collectible booths for this years festival. The 18th annual festival is in Richton, Miss. If you are interested in a booth please call (601) 525-3792 or (601) 964-8201. You may also write for an application at info@mspecanfestival.com or MS Pecan Festival, P.O. Box 630, Richton, MS 39476.
The Escambia County High School class of 1994 is planning its ten year reunion. Please send contact information to Katie Smith Morrison, 4097 Wimberly Road, Auburn, Ala. 36830 or email to echs1994reunion@yahoo.com. Please note if you would like to help with the planning.

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