Auxiliary dinner set for Nov. 18

Published 9:24 am Thursday, November 2, 2017

The Prospect Historical Society is sponsoring a Christmas decoration contest for your door and/or yard. There will be three prizes and the cost to enter is $10. This is for anyone who lives within 10 miles of Prospect. You need to enter before the day of Dec. 1 and the judging will take place Dec. 19. Send your fee of $10 and complete driving direction to your home from Prospect Fire House to Margaret Stockton, sec’y; 10379 Prince Edward Highway, in Prospect. For more information call Margaret Stockton at (434) 392-6431 of Peggy Emert at (434) 574-6711.

Saint Theresa’s Catholic Church will hold its annual Christmas Bazaar this Friday and Saturday. Admission is free. Hours are: Friday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m.-2 p.m. 

Remember to set your clocks back an hour at 2 a.m. Sunday or before going to bed Saturday night.

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Mrs. Betty Meadows and son Donald attended the gathering Sunday at “The House Dudley Built” as well as Richard and Margaret Stockton and quite a few other people.

Peggy Kelsey has received compliments on her front page article on the recent Rise Against Hunger event at Appomattox P. E. Presbyterian Church. Barbara Mason was coordinator. Eighty-eight boxes were sent to Haiti.

Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Smith attended the football game held at Randolph- Henry High School Monday evening. A program was held prior to the game recognizing each senior who was a member of a sports team or the school band. Each of these senior class members was escorted onto the field accompanied by family members. The Smith’s granddaughter, Christina, a member of the school band, was escorted by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Smith.

Mrs. Flora Bolt visited Mrs. Frances Southall and her family Oct. 27.

Jennifer Jones, Chris Bolt and Mrs. Flora Bolt enjoyed their lunch Sunday following church with Judy Bolt.

Mark your calendar, Nov. 18 will be the last Prospect Volunteer Fire Department auxiliary supper for the year, which will be their Pig Picking meal. The cost is a donation at the door with the time 5-7 p.m. The meal will consist of pulled pork, green beans, mashed potatoes, apples, bread, drinks and dessert.

Friends and neighbors are praying for a speedy recovery for: Frances Southall, Randy Martin, Frances P. Motley of Hampton and Betty Jean Bolt.

The United Methodist Women’s turkey dinner at the Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church will be held Saturday from 4 p.m. for carryout and 5 p.m. to eat in at the Community House in Abilene.

The members of Appomattox P.E. Presbyterian Church at Tuggle invite you to worship with them each Sunday. The Rev. Charles “Chuck” Klotzberger will fill the pulpit 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.

Calvary Chapel-Farmville invites you to worship with them 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 302 Industrial Park Road, in the former Stackpole-Carbone building.

The Remnant Church invites you to worship with them on Wednesday nights at 6:30 p.m.; Sunday morning at 10:30 a.m. and Sunday nights at 6:30 p.m. The pastor is Jeff Spencer. The church is located at 1825 E. Third St., Farmville in the old Cedar Brook Restaurant building.

Margaret Stockton is the Tuggle News columnist. If you would like to contribute something to the news, call (434) 392-6431 or email to