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  • Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Community-wide blood drive set for Sept. 21
MSG Bobby J. Matthews of the Cross High School JROTC will facilitate the second annual community-wide blood drive on Sept. 21. It will be conducted at the St. Stephen Missionary Baptist Church located at 272 Highway45 in St. Stephen from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Contact Matthews at 899-8900, ext. 2203. All telephone messages will be returned.
Mental Health
In efforts to break the stigma of mental illness the Lowcountry Mental Health Group will be having a prayer walk/educational/and awareness event on Saturday, Oct. 26. 
This important event is now in the planning stage.  If you or your organization or anyone you know are interested in providing information at this public event, contact Debbie Hutchinson by email at info@avoid-online.org
Contest Extended
The Berkeley County Library has extended the contest asking for help to name the new mobile library. 
The winner receives a new iPad mini courtesy of the Friends of the Library.  All entries are due by Aug. 31. 
For more information visit any Berkeley County Library or on-line at www.yourlibraryvoice.com
Friends of Berkeley Blueways
Paddlers are needed to volunteer to help cleanup Chimney Island on Lake Marion and also clean up the shore to the left and right of the Duck Pond Trail on Lake Moultrie.  The cleanup will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21 as part of the SC Beach/River Sweep.  Bags and gloves will be provided. 
If you would like to help contact Archie at ilike2kayak@juno.com
Bring Sam Home
A family has lost their two-year-old Maltese who went missing from their
home near the Berkeley Country Club in Moncks Corner, on Friday night Aug. 2.  Sam is a white male who weighs 4.6 pounds. A reward is being offered.  If anyone has information to help find Sam and return him home, call 532-2208 or 819-9144 or email cmizzell@homesc.com.
Birthday Wishes
Happy Birthday to Karen Biddlecom, Wendy Blackburn, Bill Cody, Cricket McGriff, Justin Morris, Molly Newton, Wendi Nolen, Dale Orvin and Sylvia Pipkin.
Prayers and Get Well
Take time out of your busy day to pray for and to offer best wishes to Leslie Alise, Elma Atkins, David Ayers and family, Metro Borop, Ruth Brassell, Virginia Butcher, Angelia Butler, Frank Conrad, Tywana Coker, Patsy Daniels, Janet Davidson, Sandy Faber, Wayne Gamble, Claudia Guerry, Darrell Harris, Dorothy Harris, Louise Harris, Beth Hodge, Sharee Holcomb, Gail Humbert, Lonnie Kessler, Laverne Krivohlavek, Russ Mabe, Donna Manning, Earline Brown-May, Mark McGue, Louise McMakin, Kary “Hollywood” Mitchum and family, Betty Rich Morris, Louise Rich, Dick Robson, Peggy Schipmann, Brandon Schaner, Robin Schriver, Thelma Schurlknight, Travis Steal, Norma Swasand, Ginny Tucker, Sammy Wadford, Billy Weatherford, Mae Welch, Norma Winn and for any un-spoken prayers needed.
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 our Gov. Haley and her family, all Veterans, SC Masons, SC Order of the Eastern Star, Rainbow families, and our school system in Berkeley County.
Have a blessed week!  If you have news to share, contact Betty Delk at bwdelk@tds.net before Noon on Wednesdays, the week before all scheduled events. Mail items to 195 Crest Lane, St. Stephen,SC 29479 or call 567-4370.

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