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JUNE

The Coffee County Family Services Center free income tax preparation program is ongoing, by appointment only. Call (334) 393-8538 to schedule your appointment.

  

JUNE 18

Hoobler Music and the Enterprise Music Club will present the Summer Wiregrass Music Festival featuring local artists in the area.  The events consist of five concerts over four days beginning Thursday, June 18, at 7 p.m. with a voice recital by Audra Weaver.  On Friday, Aaron Sun and Noah Mynard are performing an alternative rock/punk concert.  Saturday includes a 3 p.m. performance by the Staccatti String Quartet and a 7 p.m. show given by Bill Cole and Saxophonists Fly Dents playing 70s and 80s music with a smooth jazz feel.  The festival wraps up with a piano recital on Sunday, June 21, by Roy Hoobler playing short selections by Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms and Gershwin. The events are all streamed free and live from Hoobler Music’s Facebook page and there are a limited number of tickets available to help sponsor the artist. For more information, call (334) 390-1009 or email roy.hoobler@gmail.com

 

JUNE 25

The June meeting for the DAV Wiregrass Chapter 99, located in New Brockton, will be held on Thursday, June 25, at 6 p.m. in the New Brockton Town Park located at 202 S. John’s Street. Please bring an outdoor chair if you have one available. For further information, contact Charles Lobdell at (334) 718-5707 or Mike Doran at (334) 406-6700.

 

UPCOMING

The Coffee County Branch #5017 of the NAACP Annual Freedom Fund Banquet and Image and Lifetime Achievement Awards is rescheduled to Saturday, Aug. 29, at the Enterprise Civic Center. The event will start at 6 p.m. The guest speaker will be Willie Flowers, president of the Maryland State Conference of the NAACP, formerly from Elba. Melissa and Nina Williams of Elba will be given MVP awards for an outstanding 2019-20 basketball season. Tickets are $25 per person. For more information, call Eleanor Green, president, at (334) 347-6139.

 

The Second (Indianhead) Division Association is searching for anyone who served in the Army’s 2nd Infantry Division at any time.  For information about the association and its 99th annual reunion in Kansas City, Mo., from Sept. 23 - 27, visit the website at www.2ida.org/99th-annual-reunion/ or contact Bob Haynes at 2idahq@comcast.net or (224) 225-1202.

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