North Border Lodge will hold a country-style breakfast from 7:30-10 a.m. today at the Lodge on Salem Field Lane in Salem. Public invited. Contact: Mickey Robertson 256-232-2335.
Cleanup workday at Limestone Cemetery begins at 7:30 a.m. today. Bring tools, rakes, weed trimmers. Make donations through Robert J. Evans, 14919 Reid Road, Athens, AL 3511 or phone 256-233-8779.
Decoration day at Fielding Cemetery begins at 9 a.m. today. Cemetery is located on Yarbrough Road approximately 2 miles north of Alabama 251. Donations needed for upkeep throughout the year. If unable to attend, send donations to: Stacy Todd, 19779 Yarbrough Road, Athens, AL 35613.
4 Paws and a Book
A “pawsitive” reading experience dedicated to improving reading skills of children ages 5 and older, called 4 Paws and a Book will be held from 9-10:30 a.m. today at the Houston Memorial Library in Athens. Children can bring their own book or read a favorite of Miss Sophie Grey, a Yorkshire terrier, who will be present for the program.
WLHS ’55 reunion
The West Limestone High School Class of 1955 will hold a reunion from 4-8 p.m. today, May 19, at 306 Barbecue on U.S. 72 in Athens. Contact: Fred Robertson Jr. 256-232-7266.
ASU Music Concert
The Athens State University Community Band along with guest performer Daniel Carwile will perform a musical concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 20, in the Athens State University Gymnasium on East Pryor Street. Tickets are $10. No reservations necessary.
Pickin’ & Grinnin’
The Elkmont Pickin’ & Grinnin’ will be at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Elkmont Depot downtown. Live music and dancing. Contact: 931-427-6296.
Used book sale
The Friends of Athens-Limestone Public Library will hold a used book sale from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Tuesday at the library.
The Ardmore Police Memorial will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Col. Tracy Trott from the Tennessee Highway Patrol will be the guest speaker. Lunch will follow at the Tennessee Annex.
Memorial Day help needed
Local help is needed to ensure every deceased veteran in Limestone County has a flag placed on his or her grave this Memorial Day. Anyone who would like to help with the task can contact Bob Borden at 256-509-1306 or contact Sandy Thompson at the Alabama Veterans Museum at 256-771-7578.
Veterans museum fish fry
Tickets at $12 each are now available for the Alabama Veterans Museum & Archives fish fry to be held from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Friday, June 8 at the Limestone County Event Center at 100 W. Pryor St. Carryouts available. Contact: 256-771-7578.
Grand Trinity Reunion
The Trinity High School Class of 1966 is planning for its bi-annual Grand Trinity Reunion. Students and staff who have not been contacted should contact Rosetta Glasper at 256-858-9860 or Shelbye Hobbs at 256-233-2264. Reunion activities, including a parade and banquet, will be Aug. 31 and Sept. 1 in Athens.
• Democrats. The Limestone County Democrats will meet at 9 a.m. today, May 19, at the home of Henry and Marsha White, 2431 S. Hine St. Light breakfast served. Donations accepted to offset food costs. Public invited.
• Alzheimer’s support. Athens Alzheimer’s Support group will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, May 21, at the Athens Senior Center. Caregivers or anyone with a family member or a friend that has been diagnosed with any type of dementia is invited to attend.
• NAACP. The Limestone County NAACP general membership meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 21, at the Athens Chamber of Commerce. Contact: Wil Woodruff 256-227-8489.
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