Calendar of Events
The Town of White Hall will hold a meeting on
Thursday, April 19 at 7 p.m. concerning the World’s
Widest Yard Sale that will be held May 31-June 2 on
Highway 80. Mayor Elizabeth Davis is asking all
citizens in and around White Hall who would be
interested in participating to attend. For more
information contact Bertha White at 334-875-5703.
Lowndes Citizens United for Action invite the public to
join them for Earth Day 2012 on Saturday, April 21
from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Holy Ground Park in
There will be free food, fun and education at the
pavilion by the water. “Celebrate God’s green Earth.”
A FREE e-Commerce Training for small business owners
and managers continues May 2 from 2-4 p.m. funded by
the Southern Rural Development Center, National e-
Commerce Extension Initiative. • How to Reach More Customers: Local to Global • How to Increase Your
Profits Through the Internet • How to Build an
e-Commerce Website • How to Accept Secure
Payments. Presenters: Dr. Carol Centrallo, extension
specialist and associate professor; Sharon Golden,
regional extension agent; and Nicholas Bolden,
ECDI, Auburn University, graduate student. Register
online at: http://www.aces.edu/fcs/cspfm/
Choose from three locations: Wilcox County Camden
Ferry Terminal, 1001 Earl Hilliard Road., Camden,
Phone: 334-682-4289; aces-c-vert-univ, Dallas
County Extension Office 429 Lauderdale St., Selma,
Phone: 334-874-7269; Lowndes County Extension
Office, Lowndes County Courthouse Annex Building, 125
Tuskeena St., Hayneville Phone: 334-548-2315.
For more information contact: Carol Centrallo 334-
“In the Footprints of the Creeks,” Presentations
Commemorating the Creek War and War of 1812 will continue
in Lowndesboro at the historic CME Church Thursday, May 3
at 6:30 p.m. The Lowndesboro Landmarks Foundation invites
the public to attend these free special events, which are part
of a series of presentations commemorating the bicentennial
of the War of 1812 and the Creek War. Through history,
archaeology, and a study of historic illustrations, scholars will
interpret the significance of events surrounding the war
and portray the culture of a Creek Nation that impacted
American expansion. A reception and book sales will follow
at Marengo House across the street.
Hooked on Arts: Arts, Crafts, & Food Festival will be in held
in historic downtown Camden, Alabama on Saturday, May 5
th. This first annual event is being hosted by the Wilcox
County Library Foundation, in cooperation with the
Wilcox Art Works (Wilcox County’s newly formed Arts Council), and proceeds will go to the Wilcox County Library.
For additional information, contact the Arts,
Crafts and Food Fair Committee: Frankie Gaddy: 205-
516-7202 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Kristin Law: 757-589-0744 Email: email@example.com.
2012 Alabama Cow – Calf Conference to be held in
Auburn on June 15
The focus is on meeting global beef demand one cow
and calf at a time. So how do small and medium
sized cowherd owners begin to meet that demand
compared to our larger fellow cattlemen &
cattlewomen to the west. This is the focus of the
Cow/Calf conference. The Speakers are from the
University of Arkansas, Kansas State University
and Extension Specialist from Auburn University.
The topics are titled as follows; Opportunity for Top
Managers, Management Tools Available, Lowering
Production Cost by grazing at least 300 day a year
with no supplements (feed or hay), Responsible Herd Expansion, Profitable Pre-Weaning Management,
Profitable Post Weaning Management, Panel
Discussion with Marketing Agents talking about
experiences in selling truck load lots of cattle and
more. Registration begins at 7 a.m.; program begins
8 a.m. and concludes at 5:30 p.m. The event will be
held at Ham Wilson Livestock Arena on the Auburn
University Campus. The cost is $60 and to find out
more and print a brochure go to http://www.aces.
CalfConference.php or call Brenda Glover at 334-321-
The Lowndes County Firefighters Association meets the
second Monday of each month at 6 p.m. in the County
Commission Office in Hayneville. Rodney Rudolph, president
of the association, said anyone with any public safety
concerns is invited to attend.
The Lowndesboro School Alumni Association will meet the
third Saturday of each month at 4 p.m. at Lowndesboro First
Baptist Missionary Church.
The Student Tutoring and Enrichment Program (STEP)
and Lowndes County Success by Six are now
accepting enrollment. Please call (334) 548-5284.
Hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through
Friday. Serving breakfast, lunch and snack. Register
at the Hayneville Community Center, 40 Peoples
Street, Hayneville, AL 36040.
The program is also accepting enrollment for After
School Tutoring and Enrichment, Monday through
Friday, 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
If you or someone you know is a dialysis patient living in
Lowndes County but have to travel out of Lowndes
County to receive treatment, Faith in Action
Outreach Ministries needs to hear from you
Please contact Dr. Aaron D. McCall, executive
and leave your name and contact information.
334-548-5402 Fax 334- 548-5404 E-mail:
The Lowndes County Commission normally meets the second
Monday of each month at 10 a.m. and the fourth Monday of
each month at 6:30 p.m. in the courthouse annex.
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