Sheffield-Calahaln: Appreciation breakfast March 4 at community center

Published 10:03 am Tuesday, February 21, 2023

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By Brenda Bailey



Birthday wishes to: Fred Gryder and Pat Moore on Feb. 26. Congratulations to Leonard and Stacie Shoffner who will celebrate an anniversary on Feb. 26.  If you would like a birthday or anniversary listed in this column, please let me know.

Anyone interested in being a firefighter and serving the community, please see Chief Gary Allen of the Sheffield-Calahaln VFD by coming by the department or calling 336-492-5791.

A Valentine Super Soup supper was held at Farmington Community Center on Thursday. There were all kinds of soups, pintos, chicken stew and a variety of sandwiches and desserts for all to enjoy. We thank everyone for their participation and Julia Pilcher for organizing this event. Everyone enjoyed the food, great music and fellowship.

The Men’s Group of New Union Church is sponsoring an “Appreciation Breakfast” to honor First Responders, Firefighters, EMS, 911 Dispatchers, Sheriff Department and Highway Patrol.  It will be held Saturday, March 4 at 8 a.m. at the Sheffield-Calahaln Community Center at 174 Turkeyfoot Road, Mocksville. This is open to the community. Hope you can come out in support of our service personnel.

Prayer requests continue for Bryan Swain, Jean Reavis, Johnny Naylor, Pat Moore, Hazel Smoot, Tim Keller, Junior Dunn, Betty Dameron, Tammy Keller, Charles England, Lincoln Dyson, Chester Reeves, Hazel Frye, Yvonne Ijames, Bonnie Gunter, Ed Livengood,  Milton Tutterow, Nancy Peacock, Geraldine Lambert, Betty Beck, Sue Gobble, Bob Ellis, Helen Bulla, Paul Beck, Juanita Keaton, Betty Godbey, Ted Adams, Emily Brown, Marsha Tutterow, Mary Teague, Eddie Porter, Janie Williams, Larry Richie, Clyde Jordan, Maria Knight and Suzonne Stratton.  Our sincere condolences to the Nellie Couch family.

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