EVENTS!

•••• OPEN-MIKE SINGING ••••
Fri, Sept 28 at 6:30pm at Macedonia Baptist Church, 5651 FM 1475 (go outside Lufkin E. Loop on FM 841/Ford Chapel Road, church in Y at FM 1475) ... Everyone welcome ... For details: 936.632-7416

T.D.C.J. CORRECTIONAL OFFICER
PRE-EMPLOYMENT TESTING:
WOODVILLE on Wed, Sept 26, arrive by 7:30am • JASPER on Tues, Sept 25 arrive by 7:45am • NACOGDOCHES on Wed, Sept 26 arrive by 7:45am ... For locations & to schedule testing visit www.tdcj.texas.gov or call 936.437-4098 or 1.877.967-5489 or come to our RECRUITING EVENTS in Jasper, Woodville, Lufkin, Livingston & Onalaska ... Please call for dates & locations

CARDIOVASCULAR
AWARENESS HEALTH FAIR
will be Fri, Oct 19, 10am-3pm at the Wesley Center in Jasper ... If you wish to be a vendor, call Sharon Ford at sponsor The Heart Institute of East Texas 936.632-8787

•••• FIELDERS CEMETERY ••••
WORK DAY & FELLOWSHIP:
Sat, Sept 29, 8am-noon at the cemetery off FM 326 in Homer area S of Lufkin. Bring your own refreshments & tools. For details call Joe Noel 936.824-2300

ADVANCE PREVIEW OF
NECHES RIVER NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE
before official opening - rain or shine: Sat, Sept 29, 9am-noon ... Enter from Hwy 79 between Palestine & Jacksonville (just E of Neches River bridge, 11 miles SE of Jacksonville) - hosted by Texas Conservation Alliance with 11am history program ... Everyone invited ... For details: Janice Bezanson 512.327-4119 or bezanson@texas.net

•••••••••••• REVIVAL ••••••••••••
Mon-Tues-Wed, Oct 1-3 at 7pm at Macedonia Baptist Church, 5651 FM 1475/Ford Chapel Road in Lufkin - with Bro. McNaughten ... Everyone welcome ... For details: 936.632-7416

FISH FRY FUNDRAISER:
Sat, Sept 29, noon-?? at Cross Timbers Cowboy Church, 4977 Hwy 69 N of Lufkin on left - $5./fish plate + 42 tournament, horseshoes, washers, horse rides for children ... Bring your guitars for pickin' & grinnin'... All proceeds go to building fund ... Everyone welcome. For details: 936.715-7247 or 936.553-7943

STONEWALL BAPTIST CHURCH
150-YEAR ANNIVERSARY:
Sun, Oct 21, 3pm at the church, 16400 Hwy 21 West in Douglass - with speaker Isaac Wiley of Weeping Mary Church. All welcome!

•••• KITTEN ADOPTIONS ••••
from Diboll Alley Cats ... Spay, neuter, vaccinations, vet check-ups, health guarantee, returns $60. (or 2 for $80.) (cell) 936.676-0049

NEIGHBORHOOD STRONG
•••••••• ART IN THE PARK ••••••••
Sat, Oct 6, 10am-noon at Jones Park on Kurth Drive in Lufkin - with free face painting, Museum of East Texas exhibits, local artists, poets & singers ... Everyone welcome

Dam2Dam SADDLE & PADDLE RIDE
••••••• AND FAMILY FUN DAY! •••••••
Sat, Oct 6 starting at 8am: Cycling begins & ends at Martin Dies, Jr. State Park • Kayaking has 2 start areas at Angelina River bridge boat launch on Hwy 63 & at Bevilport, ending at Martin Dies, Jr. State Park ... Bring the family to the park for bounce house & more fun! ... Register now at "Events" at jaspercoc.org or call 409.384-2762

KINCEL CHAPEL CHURCH
••••••••• HOMECOMING •••••••••
Sun, Oct 14, 10am at4015 RR 255 East off Hwy 96 in Brookeland - Bring covered dish & come enjoy. Everyone welcome!

•••• LUFKIN DANCE CLUB ••••
meets 2nd Friday each month, 7pm-10pm at SBJST Lodge,197 Hughes Road in Fuller Springs - with live band & pot luck dinner ... Entry fee, under-16 free ... Everyone invited ... Family environment ... For details: Donna Franklin 936.715-7116

A DAILY PRAYER FOR YOU
Spend a daily one minute visit with Jesus with a prayer
from the Scripture (toll free) 1.888.664-8792
or Facebook.com/YourDaily Prayer

••••• IVY CEMETERY WORK DAY & HOMECOMING •••••
Sat, Oct 20, 9:30am-2pm at the cemetery on Palmer Ivy Road in Huntington - Bring your tools & chairs. Sandwiches, chips & drink provided. For more details call 936.676-4558, 936.876-4412 or 936.876-3333

MATTHEW 18:20 CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
meets 2nd & 4th Tuesdays each month at 7pm at Victory Jesus Baptist Church, 13626 FM 1746 (off Hwy 92 in Town Bluff east of Woodville ... Meal served, no age limits, free admission ... Everyone welcome ... For details call Colesta 409.239-6093

HUNTINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
COMMUNITY HEALTH FAIR:
Wed, Oct 24, 5pm-7:30pm at the school, 952 S. Gibson in Huntington - Flu vaccines, free screenings; blood pressure, blood sugars, more. Local healthcare vendors & free giveaways. Free fun for all ages. For details call Robin Davidson 936.876-4150

•••••••• CREEPY COVE ••••••••
our 1st annual event on Sat, Oct 27, 6pm-10pm at Cassels-Boykin Park pavilion off Hwy 63 SE of Zavalla - with adult & child costume contests, games, refreshments, trunk-or-treat & raffle prizes donated by Phillips Guided Tours, Evans Bros. Guns, Angelina County, Jasper Rural Pipe & Supply ... Everyone invited ... Hosted by Friends of Cassels-Boykin ... All proceeds benefit park improvements

FREE G.E.D. CLASSES at Angelina College! Call 936.633-4525 to set up an appointment

26th ANNUAL MILAM SETTLERS DAY WEEKEND:
Fri & Sat, Nov 16-17 in historic Milam ... Vendors now being accepted ... For details: 409.625-4876 or visit milamsettlersday.org

••• BENEFIT TEAM ROPING •••
for Region V Junior High Rodeo: Sat, Nov 17 at Nacogdoches County Expo on W. Loop 224 - boks open 5pm, roping starts 6pm ... #9 capped at #5E & #11 slide ... Buckles to average winners ... Concessions available ... For details: (cell) 936.675-3532 or (cell) 936.366-0737

31st ANNUAL KENNARD TRADES DAY & PARADE
"A HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS IN THE PINES":
Sat, Dec 1 all day in Downtown Kennard ...Trade Days, Parade, Lighted Parade & Tree Lighting ... House Decoration Contest on Fri, Nov 31 ... Raffle for Husqvarna MZ 48 ZTR mower $1. per ticket or $5. for 6 ... Presented by Kennard VFD, to rock our spirit & fill us with Holiday joy! ... Everyone welcome ... Parade entry or booth space forms at Curry's Grocery in Kennard or call 936.655-2219 or (cell) 936.222-3784 or 936.222-1215 or 936.655-2302 or 936.545-7160

••• HOUSTON COUNTY BUCKLE BLOWOUT •••
Sat, Dec 8, 10am at Crockett Porth Ag Arena, 1100 Edmiston Drive inside Crockett SE Loop - Heifer Showmanship, Heifers, Steer Showmanship & Steers ... Check/Weigh-In Fri, Dec 7, 5:30pm-8pm & Sat 7am-9am. Spondored by Kennard Lions Club. For questions or to register call Shelley Curry (cell) 936.222-1802 or shelleycurry17@gmail.com

JASPER FALL BUTTERFLY FESTIVAL
We have already received many requests to reserve festival space for Saturday, Oct 20 on the Jasper County Courthouse lawn ... If you are interested in receiving an application, please contact the Jasper-Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce office at 409.384-2762 or jaspercc@jaspercoc.org

••• CELEBRATE RECOVERY •••
meets every Tuesday at 6:30pm at Solid Rock Church, 16663, FM 2109 in ZAVALLA & every Friday at 7pm at First Christian Church, 1300 S. First in LUFKIN - for everyone with hurts, habits, hang-ups with drug/alcohol abuse, anger, fear, grief, marital problems, overeating, physical/sexual abuse, pornography & more ... We are a safe place for worship & reflection ... Lesson or testimony on principles & steps of recovery

SNIPS
(Spay Neuter Initiative Pet Society) has available appointments for low-cost cat & dog spay/neuter surgeries ... Call us at 409.384-8251

THE WOMEN'S SHELTER OF EAST TEXAS
provides crisis advocacy to victims family violence. Serving Angelina, Houston, Nacogdoches, Polk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby & Trinity counties. Toll-Free Crisis Hotline 1-800-828-SAFE

IMPACT THRIFT STORE
is a non-profit volunteer organization to help children in East Texas when coming into foster care ... Accepting donations ... We use what we can & sell the rest to raise much-needed funds for time-of-need items ... Visit our store Mon-Fri 10-4 & Sat 10-2 at 720 E. Main in Nacogdoches 936.205-5921 or impactnac@yahoo.com