Sheffield-Calahaln: The Meat Locker rings in the new year with music and food

Published 12:55 pm Tuesday, January 9, 2024

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By Brenda Bailey



Birthday wishes to:  Tom Cornatzer on Jan. 11; Fred Beck on Jan. 12; Violet Coursey on Jan. 13; David Lee Beck on Jan. 14; June Reeves on Jan. 15; Luke Reeves and Michelle Mills on Jan. 16; Juanita Keaton on Jan. 17; and Vicki Johnson on Jan. 18.  If you would like a birthday or anniversary listed, please let me know.

A New Year’s party was held at the Meatlocker on Monday night. Several musicians entertained.  A large of assortment of desserts, meat and cheese trays, sandwiches, cheeseballs, meatballs, chips and dips, and more snacks were available. Eddie Porter thanks everyone for coming and wishes all and healthy and prosperous 2024.

Jam sessions are held each week on Mondays at the Meatlocker in Cool Springs from 6-9:30 p.m.  The BoTyme Jam is held Thursdays from 6:30 – 8:30 pm at the Farmington Community Center. Admission is $3 but musicians get in free.

Each Friday from 6-8 p.m., local talent is featured  at MawMaw’s Restaurant on US 601 S., Mocksville.

Prayer requests continue for Bryan Swain, Hazel Smoot, Tim Keller, Junior Dunn, Betty Dameron, Tammy Keller, Charles England, Lincoln Dyson, Chester Reeves, Yvonne Ijames, Bonnie Gunter, Ed Livengood, Milton Tutterow, Geraldine Lambert, Betty Beck, Sue Gobble, Helen Bulla, Paul Beck, Juanita Keaton, Betty Godbey, Emily Brown, Marsha Gobble, Mary Teague, Eddie Porter, Janie Williams, Larry Richie, Maria Knight, Violet Coursey, Clyde Jordan, Jack Seaford, Wade Stroud and Suzonne Stratton.

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