Application for funds toward renovation of health department building is being made | Latest News

YORK – Upon the blessing of the York County Commissioners, an application for funds that would assist with the renovation of the Four Corners Health Department building is going to be made. Laura McDougall, Four Corners director, and Lisa Hurley, York County Development Corporation director, addressed the county commissioners this past week. “We have been … Read more

Mike Copeland: A year of Waco home sales; Layne’s Chicken Fingers; Lions Park leveled; Business roundup | Local Business News

Waco fans can OD on DC in May, thanks to a free comic book event next weekend at Bankston’s and a new exhibit at the Mayborn Museum. On Saturday, May 7, Bankston’s Comics and Sportscards, 1321 S. Valley Mills Drive, will join shops worldwide on Free Comic Book Day, an event meant to attract attention … Read more

Limestone Ledger for 04/26/22 | Community

FRIDAY Annual Sports Physicals Day On April 29, Athens TOC is holding their annual Sports Physicals Day for Limestone County schools and Athens City Schools. All profits are donated back to the school. SATURDAY Jubilee Spelling Bee On April 30, at 10 am, the 25th annual Jubilee Spelling Bee is taking place at the Athens … Read more

Community Calendar 4/21-4/28 | Community

The following events are set to take place between Thursday, April 21, and Thursday, April 28. Baby Storytime 9:30 am and 11 am, Thursdays, April 21 and 28 Attend at whatever time works best for you and your baby. Enjoy rhymes, bounces, and stories with Ms. Wendy along with social time for babies and caregivers. … Read more

Tourism trends expert says ‘everybody discovered nature’ during the pandemic | News

TRAVERSE CITY — If there was a silver lining to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was that travelers went outdoors more than ever, said tourism expert Pauline Frommer at the 2022 Pure Michigan Governor’s Conference on Tourism at Grand Traverse Resort and Spa. “Somehow during the pandemic everybody discovered nature,” said Frommer, co-president of New York-based … Read more

Limestone Ledger for 04/20/22 | Community

TODAY NAACP Scholarship Application Deadline The 2022 scholarship application deadline for students and parents to submit the Limestone NAACP scholarship application is April 20, from 7 am to 7 pm Scholarships are open to all Limestone County and Athens City Schools students and can be obtained from school counselors, or by calling ( 256)-227-8489. SATURDAY … Read more

Garrett Public Library News | Garrett Clipper

107 W. Houston St. 357-5485 Day of Dreams carnival The Day of Dreams carnival will take place in the children’s department from noon to 3 pm this Saturday. Snacks will be available from 3-6 pm Ask youth staff for specifics or assistance. Author visit Local author Gary Bowser will visit the library at 10 … Read more

UPCOMING EVENTS: Quilter’s Guild, Plant Sale, Friends of WPL luncheon, Run for Heroes, Peach Fest art competition | Local News

Quilter’s Guild of Parker County The Quilter’s Guild of Parker County will meet in-person and via Zoom on April 21 at Lakeshore Drive Baptist Church, 200 S. Lakeshore Dr. in Hudson Oaks. Each year, the guild provides hundreds of quilts to local organizations helping Parker County residents. For this month’s program we will have a … Read more

Limestone Ledger for 04/16/22 | Community

TODAY Athens State Tour On April 16, at 10 am, Jamie Mikell will give a historic walking tour at Athens State University. Join the Athens-Limestone County Tourism Association at the Athens-Limestone Visitors Center (100 North Beaty Street in Athens) at 9:45 am for check-in and tour selection. Expect a 1-2 hour long tour which begins … Read more

Limestone Ledger for 04/14/22 | Community

TODAY ASU Career Opportunities The Career Development Center and Office of Student Inclusion are pleased to present “CONNECTED: Providing Career Opportunities Through Diversity & Inclusion,” a networking and career day event for local high school students and parents, Athens State University students, local employers, and community leaders . The multi-part event will take place at … Read more