Calendar of events for Oct. 31-Nov. 6

Published 9:28 am Wednesday, October 30, 2013


Vine & Branches Baptist Church in Castleberry/Sandcutt near I-65, will be having a three-day challenge for all that want to be blessed on Friday, Nov. 1 at 6 p.m. On Saturday, Nov. 2 at 6 p.m. there will be a free Concert, Chili/Hotdog Supper & games for the kids with Tiffany Blackwell as speaker and our returning Haley Morgan Smith & Band. On Sunday, Nov 3, Sunday school will be starting at 10 a.m. and Services will begin at 11 a.m. with Pastor Jason Blackwell and Haley Morgan Smith and Band leading Praise & Worship Music.  Come join us for a rewarding experience.                                                                                                              The T.R. Miller Band Boosters are selling band calendars for 2014.  The calendars are $5 or $6 with 5 free listings.  If you are interested in purchasing a calendar, please contact your favorite band member or call Jennifer Pollitte at 251-727-4281.  
The T.R. Miller Tiger football team will be hosting the first round of the class 3A state playoffs against American Christian Academy. The game will be played on Friday, Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. at Brewton Municipal Stadium. Gates will open at 5:30 p.m. All spectators should remember that the AHSAA does not permit reserved seating for any playoff game. All season tickets and complimentary ticket holders must purchase tickets. Tickets may be purchased at T.R. Miller High School. All tickets are $8 and the price is set by the AHSAA.
The American Legion Auxiliary is seeking new members. If you are a descendant of a veteran, call Laura Cardwell at 363-3053 for more information.
Oct. 31
The Brewton Public Library will have a walk through Halloween carnival from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Library. Highlights will include face painting, cupcake walks, a movie and other games and activities. For more information contact 251-867-4626.
T.R. Miller High School will hold its pep rally for the Sweetwater game at 6 p.m. Thursday in the new gym.
Nov. 2
Gateway to Heaven Church, located at 500 Forrest Avenue in East Brewton, will be accepting donations during business hours only for a thrift sale.
State Rep Alan Baker is hosting a “Meet & Greet” event at The Oak’s Café in Brewton from 9:30-10:30am. The public is invited.
State Rep Alan Baker is hosting a “Meet & Greet” event on Saturday afternoon, at David’s Catfish in Atmore from 2:00-3:00pm. The public is invited.
The Brewton Sportsman Club will be soliciting donations for their Christmas Project Saturday, Nov. 2 and 16. Donation sites will be at various locations in Brewton and East Brewton. The sites will be open from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Additional information may be obtained by contacting Adam Powell at 867-8662, Sanford Avant at 809-0793 or any member of the Brewton Sportsman Club.
Rock Cemetery “Work Day” will be beginning at 10 a.m. cleaning and making repairs. If possible, bring rake, shovel, branch cutters, saw, broom, cleaning cloths, etc.. 
Rock Cemetery is located on Upper Creek Road in Flomaton, Alabama. For more information please contact:
The Brewton Sportsman Club will be soliciting donations for its Christmas 2013 project. The solicitation events will occur at various shopping venues in Brewton and East Brewton. For more information contact Adam Powell at 251-867-8662 or Sanford Avant at 251-809-0793 or any member of the Club. Donations may also be mailed to: The Brewton Sportsman Club, Post Office Box 91, Brewton, Alabama, 36427.
W.S. Neal Softball Booster Club, Quarterback Club and the Country Club of Brewton will hold its first annual golf tournament with the proceeds going to the school. There will be door prizes, dinner and and various on-cout contests. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. with a shotgun start of the four person scramble set to begin at 9 a.m. For more information contact Angel Blackmon at 363-2641 or James Grantham at 238-1537.
Fall Festival Craft Fair and Outdoor Market will be held in Canoe from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be crafts, small business owners, yard sale, homemade baked goods, jams, jellies, gourmet apples, and so much more for purchase.  Lloyd Albritton will be selling and signing his book Baby Blue.  Pictures with Santa from 10 a.m. to noon. there will be bouncy houses and a dry slide, and an ice cream truck will also be there.  Pizza available at noon.  No admission fee.
Nov. 3
Faith Community Fellowship, 825 Dailey Street, in East Brewton invites you to join them on Sunday, November 3, for their Homecoming/Celebration Sunday. Lamar Hahn will be the visiting speaker, and is no stranger to the SW Alabama/NW Florida community. The morning service will begin at 10:30 a.m., with dinner on the grounds following.
First Church of the Nazarene in East Brewton will host the singing group Undivided during their 11 a.m. service. The church is located at 307 Cedar Street in East Brewton.
The Community Worship Service will be held at Christ Kingdom Community Center at 6 p.m. Fellowship will be held in the parking lot from 5 to 6 p.m.
Bethesda Baptist Church (Nichburg) will host its Annual Pastor’s Aid Program at 2:30 p.m. Guest Minister is the Rev. Eric Andrews, Baptist Hill MBC, Brewton.
Nov. 4
Friends of the Library will have a book sale Monday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Alzheimer’s Family Services will hold a support group for family members or friends coping with a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease from noon to 1 p.m. at D.W. McMillan Hospital in the Strandell Conference Room, located at 1301 Belleville Ave (meets 1st Monday of every month). Lunch will be provided by D.W. McMillan Hospital. The support group is free and on-site respite care is available. For additional information, call 866-478-7790.
Nov. 6
A Living with Loss grief support group will meet at noon at Comfort Care Hospice, located at 722 Douglas Avenue in Brewton. A light lunch will be served. For more information contact 867-6232.

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About Adam Robinson

My name is Adam Robinson and I have been the Sports Editor of the Brewton Standard since September 2007. I cover all the local sports in the Brewton area. I am a 2007 graduate of Troy University with a degree in Print Journalism with a contract in Sports Information. I married Shari Lynn in June of 2007 and we welcomed our first child, Hatlee, in April of 2010.

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