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Dinner to benefit Prospect VFD

Saturday and Sunday are the last two days for the Waterworks Players production of “Gaslight.” All shows are at 8 p.m.

The Prospect Volunteer Fire Departments (VFD) Auxiliary asks you to mark your calendar for April 28, its next meal, Spaghetti Supper. Price is a donation. Remember they need your support so if you have a fire they will be able to come and fight your fire.

On April 28, the Prince Edward United Methodist Men are having a Fish Fry at Mt. Pleasant at 4 p.m. Eat in or takeout.

April 28, the Pamplin Chapter No, 58, O.E.S. will have a Spaghetti Supper at the Pamplin firehouse at 4 p.m. Eat in or takeout.

The Prospect Historical Society has raffle tickets for a 8×12 shed (by Buggy Top); a STIHL MS170 power saw and $50 in cash. Members of the society have tickets as well as Merk’s Place.

On Saturday April 7, Betsy and Vincent Faraci were joined by Betty and Don Meadows, Margaret and Richard Stockton and Shirley and George Moore at Merk’s Place for fellowship and a meal.

On Tuesday, April 10, Rosie Lapp hosted a birthday tea at her home for Pat Smith. Invited guests were Betty Copeland, Darlene Quinlan, Rita Utzinger, Jean Noone, Debbie McClintock, Hilde Watson and Norma Hertzler. All of the ladies thoroughly enjoyed Rosie’s splendid hospitality.

Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Smith were joined by their son and his family, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Smith and their children, Christina, Charles, Brianna and Natalie for dinner at Merk’s on April 14 to celebrate Pat’s birthday. Roger and Deborah Lundeen are excited on the arrival of their second grandchild.

On April 18, Flora Bolt attended the funeral of her cousin Cecil East.

Frances Bolt and Marsha Bolt enjoyed a visit from Flora Bolt.

The Rev. Buddy Woodson was the guest minister on Sunday, April 15. Following the morning worship service Judy Bolt invited the following for lunch, Garland Woodson, Wallace Woodson, Buddy Woodson, Doug and Betty Jean Bolt, Jennifer Jones and son Thomas, Steve Bolt, Sharon Canterbury, Haley Murdock, Jeni Bolt and sons Joshua and Jacob, and Flora Bolt.

Friends and neighbors are praying for a speedy recovery for Don Meadows, Fred Floyd and Betty Jean Bolt.

Neighbors and friends are extending their heartfelt sympathy to the families of James Whitehead and Cecil East.

Come join us for a powerful story at Spears Mountain Baptist Church on Sunday, at 4 p.m. Natasha Ivanova, who is a graduate student at Liberty University, will share how a Christmas Shoebox from Operation Christmas Child changed her life in Belarus of the former Soviet Union. Light refreshments will be served at the conclusion. Spears Mountain Baptist Church is located at 106 Meadow Creek Road, 6 miles West of Mount Rush on Route 604.

Appomattox P.E. Presbyterian Church at Tuggle invites you to worship with them each Sunday. The Rev. Louis Brandt will be the guest speaker on Sunday, April 28.

The membership of Davis Memorial Presbyterian Church at Prospect welcomes 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 welcomes you to worship with them on Sunday mornings at 10:30 a.m. and 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 welcomes 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.

Concord Baptist Church, 12053 Francisco Road, Farmville, will hold a revival starting Sunday morning and go through Wednesday. The Rev. Brian Dough will be bringing the message each night. Sunday school 10 a.m. with worship at 11 a.m. and bible study at 5:30 p.m. each Sunday.

Margaret Stockton is the Tuggle News columnist. If you would like to contribute something to the news, call 392-6431 or email to mom@moonstar.com.