Event Calendar

Soul Winning Station will have a spaghetti plate sale Friday, March 1, from 11 a.m. until consisting of spaghetti, salad, bread, and cake.
Also the church will have a yard sale Friday and Saturday. Contact Pastor Glenn Selph for more information, 912-253-1049.

2019 Jeff Davis High
Tennis Schedule
Mar. 1 St. Vincent’s Home 4:00
Mar. 2 Wayne County Away TBA
Mar. 4 Tattnall County Home 4:00
Mar. 6 Swainsboro Away 4:00
Mar. 12 Toombs County Home 4:00
Mar. 14 Bryan County Home 4:00
Mar. 19 Bacon County Away 4:00
Mar. 22-23 Jekyll Island-Golden Isles Tennis Tournament TBA
Mar. 22-Apr. 5 1st Round Region TBA TBA
Apr. 9 Girls Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 10 Boys Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 11 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 12 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 18 1st Round State
Apr. 23 2nd Round State
Apr. 27 3rd Round State
Apr. 30 4th Round State
May 4 State Championship Rome TBA

The Word International will host a Pastor’s Anniversary March 1-3 honoring Apostle Johnny Watkins and Pastor Janice Watkins.
On March 1 at 7:30 p.m., Apostle Murphy McRae of McRae will be the speaker.
The Gala Event will be March 2 at Cotton Patch Extreme with Pastor Patrick Wilson Sr. delivering the message. Attire is formal or “dress to impress.”
March 3 at 6 p.m., the speaker will be Apostle Bobby Orange.

The Word International will host a Pastor’s Anniversary March 1-3 honoring Apostle Johnny Watkins and Pastor Janice Watkins.
On March 1 at 7:30 p.m., Apostle Murphy McRae of McRae will be the speaker.
The Gala Event will be March 2 at Cotton Patch Extreme with Pastor Patrick Wilson Sr. delivering the message. Attire is formal or “dress to impress.”
March 3 at 6 p.m., the speaker will be Apostle Bobby Orange.

The 3rd Annual Clay Shoot for a Cause Competition will be March 2 at Mossy Pond Retrievers in Patterson with registration and breakfast starting at 8 a.me.
It’s a competitive skeet shooting tournament comprised of a pheasant shoot at 9 a.m., a 5-Stand Skeet shoot for youth and adults at 9:30, a College Scholarship Competition Skeet Shoot for high school students, and a $500 Shoot-Out contest at the end of the day. There will also be an Archery Turkey Shoot and a BB-Gun contest for children ages 10 and under.
To enter the shooting competition, become a sponsor, volunteer or donate auction items, call Clay Gill at Cord of Three at (912) 288-7480 or via email at cgill@cotcs.org.

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Make plans to attend Appling Christian Academy’s annual auction March 2 at the school located at 1479 Hatch Parkway South in Baxley. The silent auction will be from 6-7 p.m., followed by the live auction.
A wide array of items and services will be available for bid. Past items have included vacation rentals, pine straw, golf outings, TVs, get away packages, autographed sports memorabilia, car washes, computers, hunting trips, homemade cakes, massage certificates, antiques, pictures, gift certificates to area restaurants and other businesses, tools, jewelry, handcrafted furniture, exercise equipment, loads of dirt, and gift baskets.
Come as early as 6 p.m. and enjoy a delicious grilled chicken supper with all the trimmings for $10 for adults and $8 for students. There will also be entertainment featuring Appling Christian students.
This is one of Appling Christian’s major fundraisers of the year. Money raised from previous auctions/dinners have helped make improvements at the school, such as completing the kitchen, purchasing new playground equipment, and obtaining the school activity bus.
For more information, call 912-367-3004.

A lot of Jeff Davis County motorists travel the Alston-Center Road when traveling to Lyons and/or Vidalia.
This week, the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners announced they will close the road due to road construction from March 3 to March 15.
The commissioners recommended the following detour routes during the construction:
Detour for Eastbound Traffic Toward the Toombs County Line Motorists who travel eastbound towards Toombs County, on Alston-Center Road, will need to detour north on Georgia Highway 135 and travel to the intersection of Petross Road. At this intersection, motorists will turn east and travel eastbound on Petross Road to the intersection of Cedar Crossing-Vidalia Road. At this intersection, motorists will turn south and travel southbound on Cedar Crossing-Vidalia Road to the intersection of Lyons-Center Road. Detour for Westbound Traffic toward the Montgomery County Line Motorists who travel westbound toward Montgomery County, on Lyons-Center Road, will need to detour north on Cedar Crossing-Vidalia Road and travel to the intersection of Petross Road. At this intersection, motorists will turn west and travel westbound on Petross Road to the intersection of Georgia Highway 135. At this intersection, motorists will turn south and travel southbound on Georgia Highway 135 continuing through the City of Alston to the intersection of Dees Street, also known as Alston-Center Road. Signs directing motorists will be displayed throughout the detour routes.

Philadelphia Baptist Church will have a sing Sunday, March 3, at 10:45 a.m. featuring Rodney Carter and Calvary’s Cross. Pastor Stan Taylor and members invite the public to attend.

Sun Mar 0 3

UMW Sunday

United Methodist Women Sunday will be this week at 11, says Pam Harrell, UMW president.
All babies born in 2018 will be recognized and a gift to missions will be made in their names.
At noon ladies are invited to a soup and sandwich lunch in the social hall. The annual Call to Prayer and Self Denial service will be observed.
For all the church news go to www.hazlehurstmethodist.org

The Word International will host a Pastor’s Anniversary March 1-3 honoring Apostle Johnny Watkins and Pastor Janice Watkins.
On March 1 at 7:30 p.m., Apostle Murphy McRae of McRae will be the speaker.
The Gala Event will be March 2 at Cotton Patch Extreme with Pastor Patrick Wilson Sr. delivering the message. Attire is formal or “dress to impress.”
March 3 at 6 p.m., the speaker will be Apostle Bobby Orange.

Mon Mar 0 4

Moms In Prayer

Moms, the new school year is here. Start with prayer!
Entire communities are transformed when moms gather to pray to the only One who can change a human heart. You were made for such a time as this.
All ladies are invited to join us every Monday morning, beginning Aug. 6, from 8:15–9:15 a.m. in the social hall at First Baptist Church.
For more information, contact Cheryl Waters at 912-347-0366 or waters74jesus@gmail.com.

2019 Jeff Davis High
Tennis Schedule
Mar. 4 Tattnall County Home 4:00
Mar. 6 Swainsboro Away 4:00
Mar. 12 Toombs County Home 4:00
Mar. 14 Bryan County Home 4:00
Mar. 19 Bacon County Away 4:00
Mar. 22-23 Jekyll Island-Golden Isles Tennis Tournament TBA
Mar. 22-Apr. 5 1st Round Region TBA TBA
Apr. 9 Girls Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 10 Boys Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 11 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 12 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 18 1st Round State
Apr. 23 2nd Round State
Apr. 27 3rd Round State
Apr. 30 4th Round State
May 4 State Championship Rome TBA

The regular monthly meeting for the Board of Assessors will be March 5 at 4 p.m. in the Tax Assessor’s office.

Get ready to rock around the clock with the Chamber of Commerce at the Annual Awards and Membership Event March 5. The event’s theme is a Flashback to the ‘50s. It will be held at the Twisted Pine Golf Course at 6:30pm.
In addition to the passing of the gavel from Chair Kim Smith to Shannon Kight, the event will include awards, fun diner style foods, 1950s music and décor. Attendees are encouraged to dress the theme.
Join us to see who will be Small Business of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Industry of the Year and Citizen of the Year at the event.
Sponsorships are available for the event. Individual tickets and reserved tables are also available. Contact the Chamber at 912-375-4543.

Wed Mar 0 6

FUMC activities

The beginning of school marks the starting back of many meetings that took a summer hiatus at Hazlehurst First United Methodist Church, says the Rev. Scott Brenton, pastor.
The Wednesday night suppers, Pioneer Club for children, youth meeting and adult Bible study will start up Aug. 8.
For details of these and other church news go to www.hazlehurstmethodist.org

2019 Jeff Davis High
Tennis Schedule
Mar. 6 Swainsboro Away 4:00
Mar. 12 Toombs County Home 4:00
Mar. 14 Bryan County Home 4:00
Mar. 19 Bacon County Away 4:00
Mar. 22-23 Jekyll Island-Golden Isles Tennis Tournament TBA
Mar. 22-Apr. 5 1st Round Region TBA TBA
Apr. 9 Girls Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 10 Boys Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 11 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 12 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 18 1st Round State
Apr. 23 2nd Round State
Apr. 27 3rd Round State
Apr. 30 4th Round State
May 4 State Championship Rome TBA

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On March 9 at 9 a.m. the Jeff Davis County Republican Party will convene Precinct Mass Meetings to elect Delegates and Alternates to the Jeff Davis County Republican Party Convention at Manna Cafe and Eatery. Registration opens at 8:30.
All Jeff Davis County residents who are legally registered to vote on or before the date of the meeting and who believe in the principles of the Republican Party are urged to participate.
The Jeff Davis County Republican Party Convention will be at 10 a.m. March 9 at Manna Cafe and Eatery for the purpose of: (1) electing Delegates and Alternates to the Congressional District Convention(s); (2) electing Delegates and Alternates to the Georgia Republican State Convention; (3) adopting Rules of the County Republican Party; (4) electing officers for the 2019-2021 term; and (5) conducting other necessary business.

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Mon Mar 1 1

Moms In Prayer

Moms, the new school year is here. Start with prayer!
Entire communities are transformed when moms gather to pray to the only One who can change a human heart. You were made for such a time as this.
All ladies are invited to join us every Monday morning, beginning Aug. 6, from 8:15–9:15 a.m. in the social hall at First Baptist Church.
For more information, contact Cheryl Waters at 912-347-0366 or waters74jesus@gmail.com.

No additional details for this event.

Christian Ladies Fellowship will meet March 12 at noon at Hazlehurst First United Methodist Church.
The speaker will be Gail Cothran and music will be provided by Vernice Thompson.

2019 Jeff Davis High
Tennis Schedule
Mar. 12 Toombs County Home 4:00
Mar. 14 Bryan County Home 4:00
Mar. 19 Bacon County Away 4:00
Mar. 22-23 Jekyll Island-Golden Isles Tennis Tournament TBA
Mar. 22-Apr. 5 1st Round Region TBA TBA
Apr. 9 Girls Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 10 Boys Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 11 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 12 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 18 1st Round State
Apr. 23 2nd Round State
Apr. 27 3rd Round State
Apr. 30 4th Round State
May 4 State Championship Rome TBA

No additional details for this event.

Wed Mar 1 3

FUMC activities

The beginning of school marks the starting back of many meetings that took a summer hiatus at Hazlehurst First United Methodist Church, says the Rev. Scott Brenton, pastor.
The Wednesday night suppers, Pioneer Club for children, youth meeting and adult Bible study will start up Aug. 8.
For details of these and other church news go to www.hazlehurstmethodist.org

No additional details for this event.

2019 Jeff Davis High
Tennis Schedule
Mar. 14 Bryan County Home 4:00
Mar. 19 Bacon County Away 4:00
Mar. 22-23 Jekyll Island-Golden Isles Tennis Tournament TBA
Mar. 22-Apr. 5 1st Round Region TBA TBA
Apr. 9 Girls Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 10 Boys Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 11 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 12 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 18 1st Round State
Apr. 23 2nd Round State
Apr. 27 3rd Round State
Apr. 30 4th Round State
May 4 State Championship Rome TBA

Jeff Davis Primary will hold its Technology & STEM Parent Meeting at 4 p.m. March 14 in the lunchroom.
Information will be shared about how technology is used by teachers and students, as well as information about STEAM and STEAM Camp.
Jeff Davis Primary will host its annual Title I Stakeholder Feedback meeting right after the parent meeting March 14.
All stakeholders, including parents, families, and community members, are invited. Please note that this a different time than previously advertised.

Graham Church of God will observe Homecoming Sunday, March 17, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Everyone is invited to attend.

Mon Mar 1 8

Moms In Prayer

Moms, the new school year is here. Start with prayer!
Entire communities are transformed when moms gather to pray to the only One who can change a human heart. You were made for such a time as this.
All ladies are invited to join us every Monday morning, beginning Aug. 6, from 8:15–9:15 a.m. in the social hall at First Baptist Church.
For more information, contact Cheryl Waters at 912-347-0366 or waters74jesus@gmail.com.

The City of Denton Council has approved the following dates for the 2019 City Council meetings:
March 18, and April 15, at 6 p.m.

Sue Woodard will have the program next Tuesday at the Senior Adult Luncheon at Hazlehurst First United Methodist Church.
This is a monthly ecumenical covered dish luncheon attended by folks from many area churches.
A new six week study “Come to the Table” will begin this Wednesday at 6 p.m. The first topic will be “Amazing Grace” and will discuss Methodism’s doctrine of prevenient grace, justifying grace and sanctifying grace.
For all the church news go to www.hazlehurstmethodist.org

2019 Jeff Davis High
Tennis Schedule
Mar. 19 Bacon County Away 4:00
Mar. 22-23 Jekyll Island-Golden Isles Tennis Tournament TBA
Mar. 22-Apr. 5 1st Round Region TBA TBA
Apr. 9 Girls Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 10 Boys Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 11 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 12 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 18 1st Round State
Apr. 23 2nd Round State
Apr. 27 3rd Round State
Apr. 30 4th Round State
May 4 State Championship Rome TBA

No additional details for this event.

Wed Mar 2 0

FUMC activities

The beginning of school marks the starting back of many meetings that took a summer hiatus at Hazlehurst First United Methodist Church, says the Rev. Scott Brenton, pastor.
The Wednesday night suppers, Pioneer Club for children, youth meeting and adult Bible study will start up Aug. 8.
For details of these and other church news go to www.hazlehurstmethodist.org

The Hazlehurst City Council’s regularly scheduled meeting.

No additional details for this event.

2019 Jeff Davis High
Tennis Schedule
Mar. 22-23 Jekyll Island-Golden Isles Tennis Tournament TBA
Mar. 22-Apr. 5 1st Round Region TBA TBA
Apr. 9 Girls Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 10 Boys Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 11 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 12 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 18 1st Round State
Apr. 23 2nd Round State
Apr. 27 3rd Round State
Apr. 30 4th Round State
May 4 State Championship Rome TBA

No additional details for this event.

2019 Jeff Davis High
Tennis Schedule
Mar. 22-23 Jekyll Island-Golden Isles Tennis Tournament TBA
Mar. 22-Apr. 5 1st Round Region TBA TBA
Apr. 9 Girls Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 10 Boys Region Championship Alma TBA
Apr. 11 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 12 Rainout Day for Region Championship
Apr. 18 1st Round State
Apr. 23 2nd Round State
Apr. 27 3rd Round State
Apr. 30 4th Round State
May 4 State Championship Rome TBA

Mon Mar 2 5

Moms In Prayer

Moms, the new school year is here. Start with prayer!
Entire communities are transformed when moms gather to pray to the only One who can change a human heart. You were made for such a time as this.
All ladies are invited to join us every Monday morning, beginning Aug. 6, from 8:15–9:15 a.m. in the social hall at First Baptist Church.
For more information, contact Cheryl Waters at 912-347-0366 or waters74jesus@gmail.com.

No additional details for this event.

Wed Mar 2 7

FUMC activities

The beginning of school marks the starting back of many meetings that took a summer hiatus at Hazlehurst First United Methodist Church, says the Rev. Scott Brenton, pastor.
The Wednesday night suppers, Pioneer Club for children, youth meeting and adult Bible study will start up Aug. 8.
For details of these and other church news go to www.hazlehurstmethodist.org

No additional details for this event.

No additional details for this event.