GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
For anyone dealing with the pain or loss and feeling the need for support, a “Grief Support/Divorce Recovery/Loss” Group will meet every Tuesday at Oak Bowery United Methodist Church beginning at 1:30-5:30 p.m. CST. For more information contact Pastor Bill Parker at (334)459-0214 or (706)518-9122. If no answer please leave a message. Contacts will be held confidential. There are no charges involved.
“ARE YOU OK” PROGRAM
The LaFayette Police Department is offering free participation in the `Are You OK`program for the elderly or anyone that lives alone. If you are interested please call 334-864- 2211. Participants must live in the city limits or police jurisdiction.
LIHEAP PROGRAM IN PROGRESS
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance program (LIHEAP) of Community Action Committee, Inc. of Chambers- Tallapoosa – Coosa Counties are accepting calls for those needing assistance. Call 256-825- 4287, Ext. 201 to schedule an appointment.
The Head Start program of Chambers-Tallapoosa is now taking applications for the 2015-2016 program year. Children can be accepted anytime during the year (if an opening is available) once the child has turned three years of age. Children with disabilities are also accepted. Call the Head Start Central office in Dadeville at 256-825- 4204 or any Head Start Center in your area.
DISABLE AMERICAN VETERANS TAG
To purchase a Disable American Veterans Tag call or write the Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs, P.O. Box 1509, Montgomery, AL 36102-1509 — Automated phone line 1-800-827-1000. If you prefer to talk to someone you can call one of the phone numbers or write below: Veterans Service Officers, 215 South 9th Street, Opelika, AL 36803 Phone: 1-855-212-8028, 1-334-745-9781,1-334-737-3626.
BECOME A FOSTER PARENT
Become a foster parent with Alabama Mentor by attending the free foster parent classes every Monday at 5:30 p.m. CST. Contact Gina at 334-705-8877 for more information.
JACKSON MEMORIAL BAPTIST CHURCH
Come join us in fellowship at Jackson Memorial Baptist Church with the new pastor Dr. Bobby N. Duck. Sunday School – 9:30 am CST. Morning Worship – 10:30 am CST. Wednesday Night Service – 4:30 pm CST.
UNION HILL COMMUNITY CLUB
The Union Hill Community Club meeting will be held on Thursday, November 12 at 6:30 pm CST. This will be our annual Thanksgiving supper. Turkey and dressing will be provided. Please bring a covered dish to go with the meal. Hope to see you there.
COMMISSION MEETINGS FOR NOVEMBER
The November Commission meetings of the Chambers County Commission are set Monday, November 16. Commission meetings begin at 4:00 p.m. CT and are held in the Commission Chamber located at 2 South LaFayette Street in LaFayette.
CLOSING OF THE CHAMBERS COUNTY COMMISSION OFFICE
The Commission offices will be closed on Monday, November 11 for Veterans Day; Thursday, November 26 & Friday, November 27 for Thanksgiving.
LAFAYETTE CITY HALL HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
City Hall will be closed on Thursday November 26 and Friday November 27, 2015 in observance of Thanksgiving.
UNION HILL FD CAKE WALK
The Union Hill Volunteer Fire Department Annual Cake Walk will be held on Saturday night November 21 at the Union Hill Community Club. The cake walk will start at 6:00 p.m. CST. Concession stand will
open at 5:00 p.m.CST. We will be selling BBQ Sandwiches, Hot Dogs, Chips , Drinks and etc. We are asking ladies in the community to donate a baked good are a item to walk on. Come out and support your local volunteer Fire Department.
CHRISTIAN SERVICE CENTER
The Christian Service Center will take applications for Christmas assistance on Wednesdays, November 11th and 18th 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. Low income families will need to provide birth certificates , picture ID, current electric bill with name and address showing ,and verification of income. Parents or legal guardians of children birth through 12 years are eligible to apply. Please bring a list of your child’s clothing sizes and gift ideas. The Center is located at 5342 Cusseta Road