Thyere is a North Stokes High School 60s Reunion planned for Sept. 23 and 24. Everyone who attended North Stokes during that decade is invited. A catered meal provided by Little Richard’s Barbecue of Mount Airy on Saturday afternoon at a cost of $16. Anyone wishing to attend should let Don George know, and send checks made out to Donald George, Post Office Box 1336, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041.
There is a home football on Friday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m., but the big reunion is on Saturday Sept. 24, from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m., with the meal at 3 p.m.
And yes, they will have name tags.
The deadline to inform organizers if you plan to attend is August 15! Tell your siblings. See you there!
A benefit for Jason Blevins, a 98.1 Country Radio personality, is set for August 27 at Fairview Ruritan Building, 1691 Fairview Road, Galax, Virginia. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. For bingo players and bingo starts at 3 p.m. You can get in line at 4:30 p.m. For a meal of pintos, potatoes, slaw, cornbread, dessert and/or hotdogs, chips, dessert with drinks. Stay for the auction!
Tickets are being sold on a crochet Christmas skirt made by Jason’s mother, Brenda Love Blevins. Jason was diagnosed with pancreatic neuroendocrine cancer and has been traveling to Vanderbilt Medical Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee for his chemotherapy treatments. The benefit is for Jason’s medical and travel expenses. For more information call Yvonne Love (Jason’s aunt) 336-351-4766 or Brenda and Jim Blevins (Jason’s parents) 336-657-8592.
Vacation Bible school is set for Saturday, August 20 at Brown Mountain Baptist Church from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Happy anniversary to Radford and Sue Hiatt as well as Allison and Brian Lawson.
Happy birthday to: Leslie Grace Hall, Ruth Ann Robertson, Kayla Lewis, Tammy Denny, Barbara Simmons, Joe Huels, Susie Cooper, Laurie Sisk, Fran Beeson, Cathy S. Lawson, Noah Bellmore, Kim Quinn, Amber J. Southern, Will Edwards, Rylee Cook and Sandra Turney.
Prayers for: Peggy Manuel, Hugh Covington, Gail Durham, Jeanette Graves, Jorge Comptis, Ruby Chilton, Annie Mae Moore, Linda Holland, Betty Boles, Sandra M. Barker, Scotty Marshall, Marion Vaden, Karen Carpenter, Stephen Fagg, Gilmer Ray Jessup, RJ Love, Elva Dearmin, Ersie McIntyre, Calvin Love, Hallie Hall, Jason Blevins, Sue Robertson, Betty Crim, Margaret Vaden, Lolene Vaden, Thelma Taylor and Elizabeth.
Jane Nunn may be reached at 336-351-6866.