News in Brief
Homecoming today at Walnut Hill
Homecoming services will be held at Walnut Hill Baptist Church today, Aug. 6 at 10:30. Bro. Ted Bridges will be the speaker.
Special music will be from Leah Taylor and "Reconciled" from Olive Baptist Church in Pensacola.
Back to school for Florida students
Escambia County Florida schools will be back in session beginning Tuesday, Aug. 8.
See page 2A for more details.
Friendship club to meet Aug. 10
The McCullough Friendship Club will meet at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 10 at David's Catfish House.
Anyone who attended McCullough School is welcome to attend.
Gospel Singers to celebrate Aug. 11
The J. D. Gospel Singers of Uriah will be celebrating their anniversary beginning Friday, Aug. 11 and will climax on Sunday, Aug. 13.
Friday night services will begin at 7 p.m. and will be held at St. Paul Baptist Church of Uriah.
The Saturday night services will be held at Grove Hill Baptist Church of Uriah with services beginning at 7 p.m.
Sunday services will be held at St. Paul Baptist Church beginning at 2 p.m.
Jubilee Trio to sing at Dry Springs
Dry Springs Community Church in Walnut Hill, Fla., is hosting a gospel singing at 6 p.m. Aug. 12 featuring the Jubilee Trio.
to meet Aug. 14
The Escambia County Commission will conduct a regular session on Monday, Aug. 14 at 9 a.m. in the County Commission Chambers, Room 201 at the Escambia County Court House in Brewton.
Donations needed at Christian Care
Atmore Area Christian Care gave food to 50 people last week. They are in need of the following items to help restock the pantry: assorted canned fruits, pork and beans, self-rising flour, self-rising meal, tuna, salmon, chicken and dumplings, canned yams, cooking oil, jell-o and Treet.
Items can be dropped off at the office located behind the post office Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. until noon.
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