The Pickens County Retired Educators Association are now accepting academic scholarship applications. Any high school senior attending the Pickens County Public School System is eligible to apply. Applications must be postmarked or received by April 28, 2018. Please contact Dorothy Jackson, Chairperson of Scholarship Committee, for more information at (205) 364-7293.
Pickens Baptist Association’s First Classic Car & Truck Show will be held Saturday, April 28 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. There will be concessions, live music, and door prizes. No entry fee. Trailer parking available.
Please join Carrollton native and author Vicky Noland Fitch to celebrate her new book for Alzheimer’s/Dementia caregivers “Dementia With G.R.A.C.E.: A New Way of Dealing with Behaviors in People with Dementia” at a book signing on Tuesday, May 1 from 2 p.m.-6 p.m. at Court Square Coffee. Books will be available for purchase, or you can bring your own copy! Look forward to seeing you there!
Hopewell High Alumni will hold a Scholarship Fundraiser on Saturday, May 5 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Pickens County Park, 205 4th Ave. SE in Reform. Combo plates include sandwich, chips, and drink. Fish $6.50; Hamburger $6; Hotdog $3. For more information, contact O’Neal Lark (205) 799-6883 or Willie Henley (203) 804-8829.
Hopewell High Alumni Scholarship Fundraiser will be held Saturday, May 5 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Pickens County Park, 205 4th Ave. SE in Reform. Combo plates include sandwich, chips, and drink. Fish $6.50; Hamburger $6; Hotdog $3. Contact O’Neal Lark (205) 799-6883 or Willie Henley (203) 804-8829
New Salem Baptist Church, located 3 miles North of Reform on County Road 3, is raising money for King’s Kids by selling BBQ Plates on May 5. They will be serving from 5:30pm until food is gone. For more information, call Gwen Davidson at (205) 399-7750.
The Carrollton Lions are holding Ride for Sight on May 12 at the Carrollton Service Center at 11 a.m. Registration: 10 a.m.-11 a.m. Lunch and door prizes after ride. Cost: Riders $25, Passengers $10 (includes T-shirt and Lunch). Bring your old eyeglasses for extra door prize tickets. For more information, contact Donna Nance at (205) 399-0567.
A Taste of Pickensville will be held Saturday, May 19 in front of the Pickensville Town Hall, located at 10831 Hwy. 14. The public event starts at 12 noon. Vendor spaces can be reserved for $30 each. For more information, call (205) 373-2068.