Sept. 22 Dora/South County News

By Charlie Carmichael Commodities distributed Commodities will be distributed today at the C&S Station building in Dora. Searching for newcomers If you know of any newcomers to our area please let this columnist know about them so they can be welcomed and informed about commodity distribution, our schools, and churches. People displaced by Hurricane Katrina [...]

Aug. 17 Floyd News

By Jennifer Essary Transitions Birthdays: Jason Potter; Michael Nixon; Rose Rector; John Lee; Kendall Buzard Anniversaries: There are no anniversaries this week. If you would like your special day in the news, please let me know. Upcoming events • Today is the first day of school. • Seniors will meet Thursday at the Floyd Senior [...]

May 18 Dora News

By Charlie Carmichael The Dora and Rogers areas were thankful for the half inch or so of moisture over the weekend. It sure was a blessing instead of dust and breezy weather. I don’t know if our dry land farmers will have enough to plant some on or they will need to wait. The wheat [...]

May 4 Dora News

By Charlie Carmichael There was a smitten of something white on buildings east of Rogers Monday morning. It definitely was nippy, even all day. There was no measurable moisture that I know of but sure beat the breezy days we’ve had lately. Commodities The commodities are supposed to come in on May 18. This is [...]

April 13 Floyd News

By Jennifer Essary Transitions Birthdays: Darwin Chenault. Upcoming events • Seniors meet Thursday night for games and friendship. Back Porch Pickers The Floyd Back Porch Pickers will meet this Sunday at 2 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attended, with the only requirement to love music. Bring an instrument, voice, or just come to listen. Contact [...]

Feb. 16 Floyd News

By Jennifer Essary Transitions Birthdays: Joe Standefer; Troy Thompson Anniversaries: Belated, Phillip and Sharon Russell (two years). Upcoming Events • Seniors meet Thursday night for games and friendship. • There will be no school Monday for President’s Day Commodities Commodities will be handed out at the Bethel Baptist Church. Call Adrella Evans at 356-9042 for [...]

Dec. 15 Floyd News

By Jennifer Essary Transitions Birthdays: There are no birthdays this week. Anniversaries: Tommy and Mary Goff (43 years), Jeff and Jennifer Essary (10 years). Upcoming events • Seniors meet Thursday night for games and friendship. • The last day of school is Dec. 22. This will be a half day, school will dismiss at noon. [...]

Nov. 17 Floyd News

By Jennifer Essary Transitions Birthdays: Panny Bigler; Delbert Rector Upcoming events • Seniors meet Thursday night for games and friendship. • The Back Porch Pickers meet this Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Community Building. This is open to everyone in the community and surrounding area that have any interest playing or listening to music. [...]

Sept. 22 Elida News

By Nita Thurman Transitions Birthdays Sept. 26-Oct. 1: Rosie McKinney, Hadee Blake Oder, Christy Rippie Gainer, Chek Rippie, Wayne Kinman, Evelyn Powell, Herther Chandler, Trinity Watt, Gary Good, Terri Dee Tester, Greg Burris, Nadeen Buris, Clayton Shrock, Darrell Chenualt and Laura Moore. Anniversaries: Mr. and Mrs. Jim Fuller Revival The Baptist Church will hold a [...]

Sept 22 Dora News

By Charlie Carmichael More wonderful rain fell Sunday and Monday in the area and was a great boost to crops, grass, gardens and weeds. I hear there is a little cotton with some boles beginning to open. There are some of the largest milo heads this year that I’ve ever seen. We need more time [...]