-Sept. 4-

Published 12:00 am Saturday, September 3, 2005

n Pleasant Hill Homecoming

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

Dinner-on-the-grounds will follow.

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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.

n Pierce Reunion

The annual Dannie Pierce reunion (descendants of Manning Houston Pierce, Daniel Raspberry Nichols and Dr. John Frances Lowery, all of Pigeon Creek) will be held at 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 4 at the Georgiana Nutrition Center.

All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

n Chapman Church of God Revival

The Chapman Church of God invites you to a revival Sept. 4-9 with Evangelist Blu Braden on hand. Willie Stinson will appear for a special singing. Call 368-0463 for more information.

n Pentacostal Church Revival

The Pentecostal Church of God will have a revival celebration Sept. 4-9 near Greenville. Evangelist M.C. Young of Meridian, Miss., will be on hand. Services begin at 8 p.m. each day.

-Sept. 5-

n Schools Closed Labor Day

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

n Butler Chapel Revival

The Butler Chapel A.M.E Zion Church will have its annual reunion Sept. 5-7. Services will be 7 p.m. each day. The Rev. Joshua Johnson of Tampa will be the evangelist. All churches, choirs and ushers are welcome.

n Labor Day Closing

The City of Greenville's 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. 8-

n The Organized Community Action Program invites the public to attend a community-wide meeting at 6 p.m. Sept. 8 regarding community programs and community concerns. The meeting will be held at the OCAP office located at 204 School Highland Road, which is across from the old Greenville High. Call 382-2351 for more information.

-Sept. 10-

n Bluegrass & Cowboy music

The GA-ANNA Theatre in Georgiana will present Home Remedy performing classic bluegrass and cowboy music at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10. Call 376-9019 or 382-7959.

n 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.

n Royal Priesthood Banquet

The Royal Priesthood Banquet is scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10 at the Dunbar Community Center. Minister Matthew D. Ellison of Fort Worth, Texas, will be the guest speaker.

n Awin Baptist Revival

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-

n 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.

n 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.

-Sept. 15-

n Butler County Board of Education

The Butler County Board of Education will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15 at the central office boardroom located at 215 Administrative Drive in Greenville. The public is encouraged to attend.

-Sept. 17-

n Bender Reunion

The Bender family reunion will be held Sept. 17 at Flatwood music park in Flatwood. Please let all family members and friends know about the reunion for a large attendance. Bring any pictures of family members you may have. Bring a covered dish and lawn chairs.

-Sept. 18-

n Moriah Church Homecoming

Moriah Primitive Baptist Church in the Searcy Community will hold homecoming services at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 18.

Eric Cates and Mertice Porterfield will present a history of the church. Elder Scott Sexton will speak on Primitive Baptist churches and practices.

Historical information and a cemetery census will be provided. Light refreshments will be served following the meeting. The public is invited to attend.

n Pilgrim Rest Revival

The annual revival for Pilgrim Rest

Baptist Church will be held Sept. 18-23.

Sunday, Sept 18 Pastor John McMeans will be the special speaker.

Sept. 19-23 Pastor Marvin Scott will be speaking.

The revival begins at 2 p.m. Sept 18. Services are 7 p.m. each nigh afterward.

-Sept. 23-

n Greenville workshop

Pat Morrow of Faulkner University will be conducting a workshop on "Teens with LD and ADD: Transition from High School to College" at 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Friday Sept. 23 at the Greenville Public Library. For information contact Burke McFerrin at 382-3216.

-Oct. 1-

n Homecoming and Revival

Shiloh Baptist Church will hold homecoming services Sunday Oct. 1 with Pastor

Stacy Gaston bringing the morning message. Lunch will be served in the fellowship hall after morning service. Revival Services will begin Monday Oct. 2 thru Wednesday Oct. 3 beginning at 7 p.m. with Pastor Stacy Gaston.

-Oct. 8-

n Central School Reunion

There will be a Central School Reunion on Saturday, Oct. 8 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-

n 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 Oct. 10 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.

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