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October 19, 2006 RSS feed / People

SMFRS to hold fish fry Nov. 4

The South Marengo County Fire and Rescue Squad will hold a Fish Fry on Nov. 4 from around 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Hwy. 10, mile marker 36, house number 34818. Complete fish plate is $7 with dessert. Local deliveries will be available. More...

Jacqueline Kennedy jewelry reproductions being shown

Wyman's Jewelry and Gifts will host a trunk show featuring the Jacqueline Kennedy Collection of reproduction jewelry next week. More...

Butlerfest planned for November 3-4

The City of Butler is off and running with their 3rd Annual Butlerfest/Memphis In May Sanctioned Event. This event will be held along the historic downtown square and is planned for Nov. 3-4. More...

Horse Show sponsors horsey costume contest

There will be a Horse Show Saturday, Oct. 21 at the Thomasville Arena on Old Hwy. 5 and there will be a Horsey Costume Contest at 7 p.m. Horse must be in costume. More...

Worth determined by buyer

Q: I have a large collection of old sheet music and would like to sell it. How do I go about it. - Arlene, Westfield, N.Y. More...

Al Roker shares his television food memories and chili recipe

As a host and weatherman of NBC's "Today Show," fun-loving Al Roker brings a smile to the faces of millions of fans as Americans prepare for a busy day. More...

VFW members have busy week

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5106 and the ladies auxiliary have another busy month underway. More...

JHS class of '76 plans reunion

The Jackson High School Class of 1976 will hold their 30th year class reunion on Saturday, Nov. 25 and 26 at the Jackson Recreation Center (formally the Jackson Municipal Pool) on J. W. Andrews Highway in Jackson. More...

Residents enjoy cooking group meal

So let's not join the grumbles, But just take time and stop, More...

"Ole Timers" Reunion to be held Saturday

All former students, teachers, and friends of Coffeeville High School are invited to attend an "Ole Timers" Reunion to be held at the School on Saturday, Oct. 21. More...

Beef Herd Health short course set

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System is joining Extension professionals from Louisiana State and Mississippi State Universities to host the 2006 Beef Short course focusing on herd health. Producers will attend sessions on Monday, Nov. More...

THS Family Fall Festival is Oct. 24

The Thomasville High School Fourth Annual Family Fall Festival will be held Tuesday, Oct. 24 from 5 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. in the THS Gym. More...

Exotic wedding is too much

DEAR DIANE: My daughter, "Gretchen," is 36 years old and engaged to be married to a successful man, "Gerald." This will be the second marriage for both of them. Gerald works in the pharmaceutical industry and Gretchen is in real estate. More...

Strange but true

+ It was George Eliot, one of the best-known novelists of the Victorian era, who made the following sage observation: "Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, abstains from giving us wordy evidence of the fact." More...