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Landfill alert group to meet in September

Buckingham Baptist Church, located at 24234 North James Madison Highway in the Goldhill Area of New Canton will be hosting a drive-in service at 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 23. All those planning to attend the service will drive into the parking lot and are to remain in their cars throughout the duration of the service having no contact with individuals while there and must leave following the service. Thanks for your cooperation.

Hatcher Baptist Church of Cumberland will host an in-house worship service Sunday, Aug. 23, at 11 a.m. for all ages. Those attending the in-house worship services must sit with their families and remain six feet apart from the next individuals or families. Also at 6 p.m. there will be an in-house service for all ages and Wednesday evening in-house services at 7 p.m.

The Cumberland County Landfill Alert Committee, a non-profit organization, will be hosting its regular monthly meeting Sunday, Sept. 13, at 3 p.m. at the Cumberland Community Center located at 45 South and Davenport Road in Cumberland. Those wishing to attend may join in person or by phone. Contact Barry Miles at 492-5806 to receive phone instructions if you are not planning to be there in person. The continued purpose of these meetings is to inform Cumberland County residents and surrounding counties about the serious impact this mega landfill will have on the area.

Victory Baptist Church located at 4339 Salem Road, Spout Springs, is now hosting outside services only starting at 9:30 a.m. each Sunday. Pastor Jeff Worley and the entire congregation invite all to attend. For further information contact Pastor Jeff at 434-942-4652 or home phone 434-283-4657.

Happy birthday wishes go out this week to Ronnie Dickson, of Cumberland, Saturday, Aug. 22.

Cedar Baptist Church located at 3932 Bell Road, Dillwyn will be hosting drive-in parking lot services Sunday, Aug. 23, at 10 a.m. At 11:15 a.m. there will be in-house services.

Masks are required for in-house services.

All those planning to attend the service will drive into the parking lot and are to remain in their cars throughout the duration of the service. Having no contact with individuals while there and must leave following the service. Thanks for your cooperation.

Our prayers and best wishes for a continued speedy recovery is sent out this week to all those sick and shut in everywhere.

ANNIE MAY MILES is the columnist for Trent’s Mill. She can be reached at fatcat091@verizon.net.