Anderson Eagles to have DJ Thursday
ANDERSON — The Anderson Eagles Aerie 174, 1315 Meridian St., will have entertainment this Thursday from 7 to 10 p.m. provided by a DJ.
Candlelighting memorial service set
ANDERSON — The Bereavement Support Ministry of Bethany Christian Church, 1920 N. Rangeline Road, will conduct its annual candlelighting ceremony in memory of loved ones at 7 p.m. Thursday.
The Rev. Dick True of the Community Hospital Department of Pastoral Care will lead the ceremony. The session will take place in the Fireside Room of the church. Enter through the north door across from Highland Middle School.
This session is provided free of charge for anyone suffering the loss of a family member or friend. Reservations are not necessary. For more information, call 643-5713.
AHS Class of ’47 to gather Thursday
ANDERSON — The Anderson High School Class of 1947 is having its monthly luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Perkins Restaurant on Scatterfield Road, Anderson.
All classmates and friends are welcome.
AHS Class of ’60 meets for lunch
ANDERSON — The Anderson High School Class of 1960 will meet this Thursday at 11:30 a.m. for lunch at the Madison County Shrine Club, 2419 White St., Anderson.
Anderson authors holding book fair
ANDERSON — Find the perfect Christmas gift for book loving family members and friends at the Fifth Annual Local Authors Book Fair at the Anderson Public Library, on Friday and Saturday, from 1 to 4:30 p.m. on the third floor landing. You can meet with local authors who will be selling and autographing copies of their books.
Scheduled authors include: Toni Cantrell, Elmore Hammes, Andrew Zimmerman Jones, Larry Kaiser, Debra Kemp, Don McAllister, Donna Nobles, Misty Novak, Jerry Porter, Violet Ryan, Ruben Schweiger, Bea Simmons, Dawson Vosburg, and Kimber Grey and David Murphy (Saturday only).
Legion serving all-you-can-eat breakfast
ANDERSON — The George Hockett American Legion Post 127, 4118 Columbus Ave., Anderson, is having an all-you-can-eat breakfast this Saturday from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m.
The public is invited to attend.
Book sale extended to three days
ANDERSON — The Friends of the Library book sale will be held on three days this month. In addition to the normal Friday and Saturday sale, a special sale will be held on Thursday, from 1 to 4 p.m. The Friday and Saturday sale days, will be the normal hours of 12:30 to 4 p.m. The sale is on the third floor of the Anderson Public Library, 111 E. 12th St., Anderson.
The book sale includes hardbound and paperback fiction, non-fiction, children’s books, CD’s and DVD’s and audio books.
Also, a special sale will be held in the Delaware Room adjacent to the sale room. At this sale, hardbound books will be on sale for $1 each and paperback books for 50 cents each.
All proceeds benefit Library programs.
Flagship gets $5K foundation grant
ANDERSON -—Madison County Community Foundation has awarded the Flagship Enterprise Center, 2701 Enterprise Drive, a $5,000 “Financing the Future” grant Dec. 3. The grant will go to help provide short-term, low-interest loans to small businesses.
Anderson Eagles to have DJ Thursday
Food Truckin' Thursday returns
A new favorite that combines food and cars is rolling back into town next week. Food Truckin' Thursday starts back up May 1. For about six months, local vendors will pull up their food trucks to Citizens Park Plaza at Ninth and Main streets from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Community Briefs: April 23
A compilation of community news as published in the Wednesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Community Briefs: April 22
A compilation of community news as published in the Tuesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Man credited with saving life says he was doing his job
When Richard Goff walked into Louis Moyer's home, he smelled gas.
Acting without words
Nineteen area students will take a walk down the red carpet Tuesday evening as their film projects premiere at the Paramount Theatre during the WRC Silent Film Festival.
Community Briefs: April 21
A compilation of community news as published in the Monday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Crossing over to Christianity
Tim Hanshew lives by 1 Corinthians 1:18: “For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.” For the past six years, he has shared that power by carrying a large wooden cross throughout Anderson.
2014 Debutante Cotillion participants
The 11 participants in this year’s Debutante Cotillion Beautillion Militaire were asked a variety of questions, including their influences, words that describe themselves and favorite “words to live by.” The event begins at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Madison Park Church of God, 6607 Providence Drive. Call Antoinette Davis at 620-2229 for tickets, which are $270 per table or $30 each.
- Location, location, location When imagining the house of a farmer, people don’t tend to envision the home built by George and Nancy Likens. By pouring time and attention into their haven since they originally constructed the house in 1975, they have created an updated and lovely environment in the perfect setting.
- Theresa Timmons: Dinosaurs run amok at mamaw's house I love my new job as a grandparent. It includes playing imaginary tennis with imaginary tennis rackets, making elaborate tents in the living room, and hair-pulling.
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