Craddock Terry Shoe Factory meeting

Published 11:14 am Thursday, July 11, 2019

Cumberland County Landfill Alert Committee cordially welcomes all citizens of Cumberland County and surrounding counties to a community meeting concerning the proposed landfill to learn more and receive information about the stand against this issue. For further information visit LoveCentraVA. Com, Facebook page or email NoMegaLandfill@

The next meeting will be Sunday at 3 p.m. at the Cumberland Community Center located at 45 south and Davenport Road.

The Cumberland County Board of Supervisors monthly meeting is held every second Tuesday, unless otherwise announced, at 7 p.m. in the Cumberland County Court Room.

Happy birthday wishes go out this week to the following people: Florence Miles of Jetersville on Friday, July 12; Steve Morris of Dillwyn on Saturday, July 13 and Pastor Jeff Worley of Victory Baptist Church in Spout Springs on Wednesday, July 17.

The Buckingham County Christian Fellowship Association, a nonprofit organization, is sponsoring a one day bus trip on Thursday Aug. 1 to The Wohlfahrt Haus Dinner Theatre (WHDT) in Wytheville to the show called “A Country Gospel.” WHDT is happy to present its version of “good ole” country gospel. The production will feature favorite songs that we grew up singing from spiritual, happy, hand-clapping numbers to sweet beautiful inspirational hymns played by our own talented musicians. So come and join us in this opportunity to praise the Lord. Pickup will be Food Lion in Dillwyn, Farmers Bank parking lot Appomattox and Walmart parking lot in Lynchburg. Only a few seats remaining. Deadline for registration has been extended to Saturday, July 20.

For more information contact President Barry Miles at (804) 492-5806 or (434) 315-5806.

The 2017 annual former Craddock Terry Shoe Factory breakfast meeting will be held on Saturday, Aug. 10, at 9 a.m. at Teresa’s Place located at 15055 North James Madison Highway, Dillwyn next to Sprouses Corner. All former employees and their guests are welcome to attend and plan to pay for their own meal. To register contact coordinator Annie May Miles at home on or before Aug. 3 at (434) 983-2543 or cell (434) 315 4189.

Buckingham Baptist Church located at 24234 N. James Madison Highway, New Canton, will be hosting its annual Vacation Bible School Sunday, July 14-19. On Sunday, July 14, there will be pre-registration and an ice cream social from 5-6:30 p.m. for children 4 to 16 years old. Bible school, July 15-19 from 5:45-8:45 p.m. This year’s theme is “In The Wild.” For further information contact Betty Toney at (434) 983-2232. Bible school will be followed by the churches annual homecoming on Sunday, July 21. Services will begin at 10 a.m. with gospel music at its best featuring the “Oak Hill Quartet” of Cumberland. Following this will be morning worship at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Garry Sims followed by lunch at noon. All are welcome.

Jubilee Baptist Church located at 216 Crews Shop Road, Concord, will be having special guest, “True Spirit Bluegrass Gospel Band” out of Richmond, on Sunday, July 14, at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Roger Childress and the entire congregation welcome all to attend.

A speedy recovery is sent out to all those who are sick and shut-in.

Did you know that recycling one glass jar saves enough energy to operate a television for three hours.

ANNIE MAY MILES is the columnist for Trent’s Mill. She can be reached at