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Published 12:00 am Monday, August 29, 2005

McWane Center at Library

The McWane Science Center of Birmingham will be at the Greenville-Butler County Public Library on Saturday, August 27th at 11 a.m. for Super Saturday.

They will present &uot;Three Ring Science&uot; and all ages are invited to attend.

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Please call the library at 382-3216 for more information.

Dance Registration

Sonya’s Dance and Fitness will hold registration for new dance classes from 9 a.m. to noon this Saturday, August 27, at the studio located at 213 West Commerce Street. Classes begin September 6. Classes available include classical ballet for ages three to adult and pointe, tap, jazz and pilates yoga for adults. Call 382-4701 for more information.

-Aug. 28-


The Johnson Family Trio from Brantley will be in concert at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Sunday, Aug. 28, at 6 p.m.

Everyone is invited to come and receive a blessing.

Dantzler Reunion

The Dantzlers will hold a family reunion at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 28, 2005 at the Georgiana Nutrition Center. Bring your favorite covered dish and enjoy the family and friends of generations of Dantzlers.

For more information, call Terri at 376-9592 and if no answer, leave a message and she'll return your call.

Church Anniversary

The House of Prayer Holiness Church on New Searcy Road will hold a 20th Church Anniversary at 2 p.m. on Sunday, August 28.

Guest speaker will be Elder James Taylor of Prattville. Pastor Cecilia Adams would like to cordially invite everyone to attend.

Church Anniversary

Saint Paul Missionary Baptist Church will observe its anniversary at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 28.

The Rev. Ronald Thompson of Mount Zion Baptist Church will bring the message.

Rev. Scott Miller and the entire Saint Paul family cordially invite everyone to come and enjoy the festivities and receive a special blessing.

-Aug. 29-

McKenzie School PTA

McKenzie School will hold a PTA meeting at 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 29. Parents and students are welcomed to attend.

Hunter Education Course

The Alabama Hunter Education course will be offered by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources on the Greenville Campus of LBW Community College, Aug. 29 through 31. The course will be from 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. each evening. There is no charge to attend this course.

There is no charge for the certification exam.

Participants must be 10 years of age or older to attend the class and receive certification.

For more information or to register call LBW Community College at (334) 383-6705 or email ladams@lbw.edu.

-Sept. 1-

Central School Reunion Organizational Meeting

There will be an organizational meeting for the upcoming Central School Reunion at 6 p.m. on Sept. 1, 2005 at the Central Community Center.

Please come and support this cause.

-Sept. 4-


Pleasant Hill West Baptist Church will celebrate homecoming on Sunday, Sept. 4 with morning services at 11 a.m. with Bro. Kenneth Johnson of Monroeville bringing the message.

Dinner-on-the-grounds will follow.

There will be a singing in the afternoon featuring Jubilee Trio and others.

The church is on Nixon Road, 12 miles west of Georgiana.

For more information, call 376-9435.

-Sept. 5-

Labor Day

The Butler County School System will be closed on Monday, Sept. 5 in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

Labor Day

The City of Greenville offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 5, in observance of Labor Day.

Monday's scheduled garbage collection will be done on Sept. 6.

-Sept. 10-

Boss Employee Reunion

Boss Manufacturing Employee Reunion will be held on Saturday, Sept. 10 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Beeland Park. Bring your favorite covered dish and enjoy the memories.


Awin Baptist Church will hold a revival at 7 p.m. each night on Sept. 11-14 at the church on Ala. Highway 10 W. The Rev. Wayne Mcmillian will be leaading this revival.

-Sept. 12-

Greenville City Council

The Greenville City Council will holds its regular meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 12 in the Council Chambers at City Hall.

The public is invited to attend.

Butler County Commission

The Butler County Commission will meet at 10 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 12 in the Commissioner's Court in the Butler County Courthouse Annex.

The public is invited to attend.

-Oct. 8-

Central School Reunion

There will be a Central School Reunion on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2005 from 2 p.m. until on the grounds of the Old Central School.

We ask that you bring finger foods and your lawn chairs.

For contact information, call Kathy Hickman Atchison at 382-1458, Kay Mullins Snead at 382-7073, Betty Knight Ray at 382-8203, Gerry Thompson Turner at 382-8989.

-Oct. 10-

Master Cattleman

For those that may be interested, here is a chance for you to learn more about the beef cattle business.

Monroe County Extension Office will host this program conducted by regional Extension agent, Anthony Wiggins.

Beginning October 10, 2005 the class will continue on Monday nights and cover topics including management, forage systems, carcass quality, marketing, reproduction, genetics, nutrition, health and handling, and BQA certification.

For more information, contact the Monroe County Extension Office at 251-575-3477.

-Ongoing Announcements-

21st Century Afterschool Program

The Butler County Board of Education will be offering a 21st Century Afterschool Program for K-8th grade students Monday-Friday until 5 p.m. at W.O. Parmer, Greenville Elementary, and at the Education and Community Center for Greenville Middle School students.

Certified teachers assist with homework and offer learning activities which are fun and educational. Tuition is $25 per month. Registration forms are available at each of the sites.

Classes begin Aug. 10. Contact Gerry Adair or Amy Bryan at 382-2665 for more information.

GHS Child Care

Greenville High School Child Care is accepting applications for the 3-to-4-year-old daycare program for 2005-2006 school year.

For more information, call Pat Gibson or Glinda Parmer at 382-2608 ext. 5 or 382-2665.

Greenville Lions Club

The Greenville Lions Club meets every Monday at the Boys & Girls Club at noon.

Those interested should call 382-8000.

Adult education classes ongoing

Adult education classes are now underway for those who need to obtain a GED or strengthen their educational skills. The classes are free and taught on an individualized basis.

Classes meet every Monday and Tuesday at the following locations:

n LBW Community College,

Greenville campus -8:30 to 11:30 a.m.

n Old Greenville High School – 6 to 8 p.m.

n Georgiana High School: 6 to 8:30 p.m. Contact Ronald Shanks at (334) 382-6009 or LBW's Greenville campus at (334) 382-2133, ext. 3101.

Prayer Breakfast

A men's interdenominational prayer breakfast is held each Wednesday at Just Julie's at 7 a.m.

All who are interested in praying for our community and are seeking Christian fellowship are encouraged to attend.

Call Doyle Sasser at 391-0351.

GHS Class of 1961

The GHS class of 1961 is planning a 45th reunion. If you have not received any information about this, contact Joe Haygood at (334) 382-2727 or Phyllis Armstrong at (334) 382-8239 immediately. If not at home, leave a call back number.

Michael Combs concert

An Evening with Michael Combs, best known for the song "I'm Drinking From My Saucer," to benefit the Fire Fighters Assn., will be held at the Greenville High Auditorium on Saturday, October 1.

Contact any fireman for more information or call 382-2101 for tickets.

Tickets are $15.

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