Community Calendar for 6/19/13

Published 12:13 am Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Birthdays, anniversaries and special events can be added to, changed or deleted from the calendar by submitting them in writing at The Post-Searchlight office, 301 N. Crawford St., by faxing (229) 246-7665, by e-mailing; or mailing to P.O. Box 277, Bainbridge, GA 39818.


Wednesday, June 19

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St. Paul M.B. Church, located at 2714 Thomasville Road, in Bainbridge, will have a Family Night from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Youth and adults will have a talk session concerning the issues facing youth today.

Priestly Praise Ministries, located at 503 S. Scott St., Bainbridge, will begin Vacation Bible School that runs through the 21st from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily on the theme “Facing Fear, Trust God.”

• Keep Decatur County Beautiful will meet at 8 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church, at 200 E. Shotwell St.

• The Chamber of Commerce’s board of directors will meet at noon at the Chamber building, Earle May Boat Basin.

• AA, 814 West St., closed meeting is 6:30 p.m., open meeting with speaker is 8 p.m.

• Birthdays: Michelle Lane, Shannon McCook, Tommie L. Bouie, Katie Monson, Samuel Haire, Wynema Miles, Rodney Glenn, David Hall, Jujuan Bowen.

• Anniversaries: Walter and Del Goodman, John and Jeanette McDaniel.


Thursday, June 20

• Department of Drivers Services license examiner office open, U.S. Highway 27 in Colquitt, Ga., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Toddler Time at Decatur County-Gilbert H. Gragg Public Library, 10 a.m.

• Kiwanis Club, Seminole Wind restaurant, noon

• The Decatur County Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. at 507 Martin St., with a workshop at 6 p.m.

• The Decatur County Breast Cancer Support Group meets at 6 p.m. in the parlor of the First United Methodist Church of Bainbridge, 300 W. Shotwell St.

• Orion Lodge No. 8 will meet at the Louise Street lodge at 6:30 p.m.

• Birthdays: Reese Godby, Toi Frazier, Misty Griffin, Patti R. Lowe, Dit Albritton.

• Anniversaries: Jody and Lisa Hughes, Vince and Carolyn Hilliard.


Friday, June 21

• Department of Drivers Services license examiner office open, U.S. Highway 27 in Colquitt, Ga., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Staying Alive Group of Narcotics Anonymous, 232 W. Shotwell Street, 8 p.m.

• Birthdays: William Gossett Jr., Kenneth J. McGowan Sr., Bryan R. Washington, Patricia Newsome, Tamara Buckhaulter.


Saturday, June 22

• 8th Annual Two-Man Scramble Golf Tournament to benefit the Deltrice Riles Memorial Sports Scholarship Fund (presented by Gary Riles and James Butler Jr.), Donalsonville Country Club, 8:30 p.m. Call (229) 515-0023 for more information.


Sunday, June 23

The New Jerusalem Church of God in Christ, located at 652 Wautauga Road, in Attapulgus, will have a special worship service at 11:30 a.m. with Pastor Kevin Hughes and the Divine Grace Ministry in charge.

Calvalry Assembly of God Church, located at 3606 Spring Creek Road, will have a Gospel Sing with Larue Prescott beginning at 6 p.m.


Monday, June 24

St. Paul M.B. Church, located on Thomasville Road, will begin Vacation Bible School, that runs through the 28th from 6 to 8 p.m. daily. The theme this year is TEXT Jesus.


Sunday, June 30

Union M.B. Church, located at 703 Martin St., West Bainbridge, will host the 13th annual summer gospel extravaganza concert at 6 p.m. Under the direction of Russell McGriff it will feature present and former members of the Georgia Mass Choir and a salute to the Georgia and Mississippi mass choirs.


Sunday, July 7

• Swanswall M.B. Church, located at 361 Swanswall Road, Brinson, will observe Pastor Percy E. Leggett Jr.’s 14th anniversary at 11:30 a.m. with Pastor T. Baulkmon and the dynamic transcendent Hunter Sisters as guests.

• Harvest Beyond Ministries, located at 1610 Old Quincy Road, Bainbridge, will host the Favored By God Ministries service at 10 a.m. with Prophetess Diana Williams.


Friday, July 12

• 2nd Annual Teresa D. Young Foundation Charity Golf tournament, Cairo Country Club, 1701 U.S. 84, Cairo, registration at 10 a.m., lunch at noon and shotgun start at 1:30 p.m.


Saturday, July 20

• Prophetic Kingdom Ministries, located at 1610 Old Quincy Road, Bainbridge, will host the 2013 Breaking the Chains Conference beginning at 6:30 p.m. with Prophet Patrick Cleveland of Valdosta leading the service.


Friday, August 2

• First Day of Classes for students in Decatur County Schools