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The Union Hill Community Club meeting
Will be held on July 13, at 6:30 pm CST. This will be our annual homemade ice cream. So bring a freezer of your favorite homemade ice cream or something to go with ice cream.

We would like to invite everyone to our revival starting July 23-26. There will be special singing each night. Sunday night service will start at 6:00 p.m. and following nights at 7:00 p.m. Rev. Tim Bass of Valley will be delivering the message each night. The church is located on County Rd 53.
Reading Fun at the Library
The 2017 Summer Reading Program is in full swing at the LaFayette library. It is not too late to start reading for cool and delicious prizes. The library has lots of new books available to check out. Stop by the library for a list of events and programs happening at the Bradshaw and LaFayette libraries. For more information call 334-864-0012 for more information.


Come join us at Jackson Memorial Baptist Church Co. Rd. 89 in LaFayette. Sunday Bible Study Service – 9:30 a.m. CST/10:30 a.m. EST. Wednesday night service at 5:30 CST with Pastor Michael Adkins. Everyone is invited.

The Head Start Program of Chambers-Tallapoosa is now taking applications for the 2017-2018 program year for 3 and 4 year old children. Once the child has turned 3 years of age, we can take him/her at any time, IF we have an opening. We accept children with disabilities also. You will need the following to enroll your child: 1. Income verification 2. Copy of birth certificate 3. Immunization record (blue slip) 4. Copy of recent medicaid card 5. Copy of social security card 6. Physical and dental check-up. If you have any questions please call 256-825-4204 or any Head Start Center in your area. LaFayette center is 334-864-2872.


We are starting a new Grief Support Group at Oak Bowery UMC. We plan to meet every 2nd Tuesday at 3:00 p.m. and every 4th Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. The group will be lead by Pastor William A. Parker, MEd, BA. Oak Bowery UMC is located at 4051 US Hwy 431. It is 12 miles south of the Chambers Co Courthouse in LaFayette and 8 miles north of Opelika High School and Southern Union. For reservation please call or text Pastor Bill at (706) 518-9122. There is no cost involved but reservations are requested.

LaFayette Volleyball Lady Bulldogs

All Jr. High age girls that attend or will attend JP Powell and Five Points and all LaFayette Ladies interested in learning how to play Volleyball to a camp at LaFayette High School Gym. WEDNESDAY, July 12, 5-8PM. COST $10 per person.

Emmanuel Missionary Homecoming
Baptist Church for the Deaf and Hearing
Located at 2821 Cusseta Road, Lanett, will have homecoming on Sunday, July 16, at 11:00 am ET. Dr. Raymond Sorrells is the guest preacher. For additional information, please call 706.773.5330.

The Circle of Care’s RENEW HOPE INITIATIVE is excited to announce its next event featuring Tajuan McCarty. Tajuan, a former victim of human trafficking, founded the WellHouse. This ministry restores victims of human trafficking. Tajuan will be sharing her story at Langdale United Methodist Church on August 3 at 7:00 p.m. EST. For more information contact Adrian Carpenter at 334-768-4091 or visit renewhopeinitiative.com