Published 2:25 pm Thursday, June 20, 2013

June 20 – “Memories make what we are. Dreams make what we'll be.”

We in the Tuggle and Prospect communities were delighted when the power came back on, some on Friday others on Saturday and still others on Sunday night. Thank you to all those who worked so hard and such long hours so we can enjoy the comforts that goes with having power and telephone. May God bless all of you and keep you safe every day.

Want to support some good acting and our local theatre. Then come out this Friday or Saturday night to the Waterworks Players production of Barefoot In The Park. Play starts at 8 p.m.

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The Prospect Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary will have their “Meatloaf” dinner on Saturday, June 22, from 5 to 7 p.m, cost will be a donation. The meal includes meatloaf, mashed potatoes, gravy, butterbeans, corn pudding, fruit, tea, lemonade and dessert. Come on out to support your fire department.

The Prospect Happy Hats; Hilda Allen, Betty Meadows, Lois Johnson, Betty Sumner and Margaret Stockton enjoyed an evening out June 14 as they attended the Waterworks Players Production of Barefoot in the Park after which they went for ice cream. The play was excellent and the ice cream was great, but most of all the fellowship of friends was out standing.

On Monday and. Jeff Smith hosted the monthly covered dish for Faith Bible Fellowship at their home. Attending were Hilde Watson, and Eric Fehr, and John Utzinger and and Richard McClintock. Betty and Don Meadows spent Sunday, Father's Day, in Richmond with their daughter, Julie, and family, Andy, Josh and Kate Shotwell. They all enjoyed a delicious dinner in Powhatan.

Brenda Walton, of Powhatan, and Pat Smith met for breakfast on Tuesday morning at the Cumberland Restaurant. Smith then had lunch at the home of Norma Hertzler before returning to Farmville.

On Wednesday Sherri Fisher, Helen Hertzler, Norma Hertzler and Pat Smith traveled to Lynchburg to attend the Revive Tour Radio Taping by Nancy Leigh DeMoss. After the taping Sherri Fisher, Norma Hertzler, Rosie Lapp and Pat Smith attended the luncheon held for the wives of church leaders at Thomas Roads Baptist Church

Dr. Lon Stockton, Jr. and son, Sean treated his parents, and Richard Stockton to a Father's Day lunch on Sunday.

Jim Early of Richmond and Nancy Williams of Newport News spent the weekend with and Carl Kelsey. They attended the Farmville High School reunion. William “Bill” Amos were lunch guest of his daughter, Vickie Johns for a Father's Day cook-out on Sunday.

Flora Bolt attended the Farmville High School Reunion on June 15 held on the lawn of Dickie Cralle's. It was a beautiful day with a gentle breeze, just the right kind of day to meet and talk with old friends, renew acquaintances and make new friends. The fellowship was wonderful and the food was good. Flora graduated in 1948. The oldest one there was Ruth Kelsey Simpson who will be 99 in August. She graduated in 1930.

Flora Bolt attended the United Daughters of the Confederacy meeting June 12 at the Farmville/Prince Edward Community Library.

We are most grateful to the power and telephone companies for their work in getting the electric and telephone services back up after the severe storms that went through on Thursday afternoon. Ashley Bolt Paquette opened her home on Thursday night to her grandmother, Flora Bolt as well as Terri Bolt, Haley and Payden. Douglas Bolt and Steve Bolt were kept busy with so many trees down, broken fences, and putting tin back on the barns and machine sheds. They are very thankful no one was hurt.

Bobby Fulcher and family visited his father, John Fulcher on the afternoon of Father's Day.

Frances Southall and Flora Bolt were able to meet for lunch on June 13. Frances was feeling better after being sick the week before.

Family, friends and neighbors wish a speedy recovery for those who are sick at this time: Mildred Lundeen, Carol Lee Fulcher, Dennis Leonard and Douglas Ferguson.

Betty Fulcher is recuperating at her sisters, Marie Garrett in Buckingham, following her surgery.

The First Rock Baptist Church will complete the First Annual Prospect Community Revival, interrupted by last week's storm, on Thursday, June 27 and Friday, June 28. The Rev. Thomas Tillerson will speak on Thursday night and the Rev. Furman Joye will speak on Friday night. Fellowship will be at 6 p.m. each night and service at 7 p.m. Please come out and help us complete this important Revival.

Appomattox P.E. Presbyterian Church at Tuggle invites everyone to Sunday School at 10 a.m. with worship at 11 a.m. The Rev. Chuck Klotzberger will be in the pulpit this Sunday.

The membership of Davis Memorial Presbyterian Church at Prospect invites you to come and worship with them every Sunday; Sunday School is at 10 a.m. with worship at 11 a.m. The Rev. Katherine Todd will bring the message on Sunday.

Calvary Chapel-Farmville invites you to worship with them on Sunday mornings at 10:30 a.m. They invite you to join them each week on Wednesday evening for Bible Study for all age groups at 7 p.m. The Church is located at 300 Industrial Park Blvd., in the former Stackpole-Carbone building.

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