Community News

Published 10:06 am Wednesday, October 4, 2017

The Church and Community Events calendar is published each Wednesday. Items must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. on Monday for that Wednesday’s calendar. Events should be emailed to


SONS OF LIGHTENING REVIVAL, 7 p.m. at Pleasant Oak Baptist Church. Wednesday at Mt. Zion Baptist, Thursday at Second Union Baptist and Friday at Mossing Grove Baptist.


MULTI-FAMILY CHURCH YARD SALE, 8 a.m. at Family Worship Center COGOP, 1127 S. Broad St., Kenbridge.


FALL COMMUNITY YARD SALE, 9am-3pm, 8428 Plank Road at McCoys Store. Open to the community and food vendors are welcome. Contact Charlene at (434) 676-1473 to reserve space.

OPPORTUNITY FUND SKEET CLASSIC, 8 a.m. at the Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center in Appomattox for graduating high school seniors in Southside Electric Cooperative’s (SEC) service area. For more information contact Mark Thomas, community relations coordinator in SEC’s Altavista office, at (434) 645-3276 or

SHEEP STEW, ready at 5 p.m., cooked by The Dundas Ruritan Club at the Dundas Community House. First-come, first-serve.

SENIOR DAY, 11 a.m. at St. Matthew’s Baptist Church, 210 N. Broad St., Kenbridge, sponsored by the Deaconess Ministry. Special guests will be the “Sixty and Over Praise Dancers.” Please come and share with us.  Lunch will be served following the program.  Hope to see you there!

CAR SHOW OFF, 11 a.m. at Shade Street Rod and Custom, Victoria. Turning Point Healing Retreat Center will have a fundraising booth at this event featuring a free raffle and other fundraising items.


FIRST ANNUAL BREAST CANCER AWARENESS PINK RIBBON SUNDAY, 3 p.m. at New Gilfield R.Z.U.A. Church, 722 Mecklenburg Ave., Victoria, to benefit breast cancer awareness, research and support. For more information, contact Nina Bridgeforth at (434) 480-2825. Please come out and support.

FOURTH ANNIVERSARY, 3 p.m. of Pastor Rev. Dr. Elnior Miller at New Galilee Church. Guest pastor will be the Rev. Dr. Sarah Coleman, of Union Baptist Church, Crewe. All are welcome. Dinner will be served.

REVIVAL SERVICE, 10 a.m. at Salem Christian Church, 4698 Fort Mitchell Drive, Chase City. The Rev. Mike Duffer, speaker, and music by Sandy Creek Band. Lunch to follow service. Everyone is welcome.


RUMMAGE AND BAKE SALE, 8 a.m. at Victoria United Methodist Church, 1906 Lee Ave., Victoria.


110TH CHURCH ANNIVERSARY, 11 a.m. at Victoria Baptist Church, located at 1423 Eighth St. Dr. John Pond will be the guest speaker. The Adult Choir and Reflections of Hope will share in music during the service. Lunch will be served after the service in the fellowship hall. All are welcome.

HARDING FAMILY TURKEY SHOOT, 1 p.m., 1074 Burkeville Road, Victoria. Come have fun and enjoy. Hot chili and beans available.


SENIOR CHOIR MINISTRY ANNIVERSARY 3 p.m. of New Grove Baptist Church. The Rev. L. Reginald Hurt and congregation will conduct the service.