Tuesday, February 28, 2012
St. Stephen Spring Cleaning set for March 10
Berkeley County Water and Sanitation and the Town of St. Stephen will sponsor the annual town cleanup on March 10. Volunteers are needed to pick up trash on every street.
Volunteers who help with the community-wide effort will be greatly appreciated. Group participation is encouraged.
Volunteers can sign up now or on the scheduled cleanup day. All who are interested in helping will meet at the St. Stephen Evangelical Church fellowship hall, 150 Church Road, on March 10 at 7:30 a.m. Everybody will be given a safety vest and garbage bags, at which time everyone will be assigned to a route to clean.
Everyone will meet back at the church at around 11:30 a.m. Lunch will be provided and there will be a drawing for door prizes.
The town maintenance crew will help pick up white goods (washers, dryers, refrigerators, etc.) and goods such as furniture and lumber if these items are at the curb on or before March 10. This is a courtesy to the community and a one-time service for our clean-up day only.
A rain date has been scheduled for March 17. If more information is needed call St. Stephen Town Hall at 567-3597.
Southern Drag Racing
The members of the Southern Drag Racing Association will present their 28th annual car show on Saturday, March 10 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. All of the proceeds will benefit Camp Happy Days, Kids Kickin Cancer. The car show will be located in the parking lot at the Texas Road House/Super K-Mart on Rivers Avenue in North Charleston.
The public is invited and welcome to join the members of the SDRA for a car show preview on Friday, March 5 from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. at Hooters Restaurant at 2171 Northwoods Blvd.
If more information is needed, contact Linda Hood at 565-4550 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Happy Birthday to Bob Ballentine, Ernestine Conrad, Richard Jernigan, Viola McCay, Vicky Grimsley, Olivia Nelson, Dylan Roff, Margaret Sauls, James Wadford Jr. and Jim Wrenn.
Cards of Cheer
Take the time to honor and acknowledge the elderly members of the community living in the Lake Moultrie Nursing Facility. They would enjoy a visit or receiving a card, to help make their day a little brighter. The address is: Lake Moultrie Nursing Facility, PO Box 1108, St. Stephen, SC 29479.
Prayers and Get Well
Take time out of your busy day to pray for and to offer best wishes to David Ayers and family, Meta Borop, Ruth Brassell, Halayne Day, Ernestine Huxford-Conrad, Frank Conrad, Ruth Dixon, Claudia Guerry, Dorothy Harris, Louise Harris, Ann Hess, Lois Hood, Gail Humbert, Eloise Judy, Joyce Lewis, Marti Love, Earline Brown-May, Guy McGriff and family, Louise McMakin, Janice Mitchum, Betty Rich Morris, Glenn Rhode, Louise Rich, Jesse Schurlknight, Trey Smith, Georgia Thames, Katie Thames, Ginny Tucker, Gabriel Wadford, Lillian Wadford, Aileen Welch, Mae Welch, Oscar Williams and Chris Wrenn and family.
Pray for our troops (land, air and sea) in Afghanistan, Kuwait, Iraq, and all around the world, for them to be protected as they protect us. Keep in prayer Gov. Haley and her family, our Veterans, SC Masons, SC Order of the Eastern Star, Rainbow families, and our school system in Berkeley County.
Heartfelt sympathy and prayers go to the families and friends of Rosaetta Middleton, Martha Moultrie and Peggy Lucas.
Have a blessed week! If you have news to share, contact Betty Delk at email@example.com before Noon on Wednesdays, the week before all scheduled events. Mail news items to 195 Crest Lane, St. Stephen, SC 29479 or call 567-4370.
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