Wednesday, March 12, 2014
The annual Upper Berkeley Health Walk for 2014 will be held on Saturday, March 29 at 8:30 a.m. prior to the annual Catfish Festival in lieu of the annual parade.
Free health screening and information will be available in the front of the Thomas E. Myers Building. There is a $10 entry fee and registration includes a shirt. Shirts will be given to late registrants while supplies last. Early registration will be accepted until March 15.
For more information, contact Charles Glaze at 696-6503 or Henry Smalls at 870-3890.
Senior Citizens Day
Harristown Full Gospel Holiness Church members will host “Senior Citizens Day” on Sunday, March 16. Sunday School begins at 10 a.m.; worship service is at 11 a.m.
The church is located at 2217 Harristown Road, one mile around the curve from Timberland High School going toward St. Stephen. Everyone is welcome to attend.
The St. Stephen Community History Room and Café will be open on Thursday, March 12 from 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. The menu will consist of
spaghetti with meat sauce served with a tossed green salad and Texas toast.
The cost of lunch is $7. Dine in or take out plates available.
The community café is located on Bay Street, inside of the St. Stephen History Room, and managed by local volunteers. Support from the public is greatly appreciated.
If more information is needed or you would like to place an order in advance, call 670-6213.
The St. Stephen Recreation Department is accepting applications for baseball and T-ball. For more information, call Town Hall at 567-3597, Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
A dog has been missing since Feb. 20 from owners in the Dennis Ridge Road location of Bonneau. The adult beagle is black, brown with white on its legs and isn’t wearing a collar. If you have any information to help, call Will Wrenn at 870-7366.
Happy Birthday this week to Velma Booth, Katie Brown, Reba Edens, Albert Thames, Jim Tuten and Vi Weiss.
Prayers and Get Well
Take time out of your busy day to pray for and to offer best wishes to Elma Atkins, David Ayers and family, Metro Borop, Ruth Brassell, Frank Conrad, Sharon Cross, Roy Edens, Wayne Gamble, Claudia Guerry, Dorothy Harris, Gail Humbert, Joyce Lewis, Earline Brown-May, Louise McMakin, Roger McMakin, William “Blue Boy” McMakin, Betty Rich Morris, Peggy Schipmann, Thelma Schurlknight, Ginny Tucker, Mae Welch and for any un-spoken prayers needed.
Pray for our troops and their families, for the selfless acts they perform for us. Keep in prayer Gov. Nikki 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 firstname.lastname@example.org before Noon on Wednesdays, the week before all scheduled events. Mail items to 195 Crest Lane, St. Stephen, SC 29479.
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