The Cairo High School Class of 1963 is currently making plans for its 50th reunion to be held later this year. If you are class member and would like to help plan the event or get information, call Alice Dodson at 872-3506.
The Summit Baptist Church will hold its Summer Vacation Bible School Thursday-Sunday from 6 p.m.-8:30p.m. The VBS is for ages 4 through 12 and will be held at the home of Ron & Fran McCaskill. For more information, call 229-726-6462.
If you are a business owner who might be interested in higher a student this coming school year, the Work-Based Learning program at Cairo High School has more than 35 juniors and seniors who are looking for work opportunities. Each student accepted into the program must receive excellent teacher recommendations, meet high academic and behavior criteria and have an identifiable career goal. If you would like to be a part of the WBL program, call Kevin Collins at 221-9416 for more information.
The Grady County Recreation Department will be holding registration for the 2013 Fall Sports season through August. You may register for Smurf Flag Football, Pee Week Tackle Football, Mite Tackle Football and MIdget Tackle Football and Cheerleading through Aug. 16. Registration for soccer will be held through Aug. 26. Registration will be held at the Rec Department office on the Pelham Highway, Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm. For more information, call 377-8221.
Tickets on sale
The Flint River “Friends of the NRA” and the Grady County Shooting Sports program invite area resident to participate in the 2013 Annual Fund Raising Supper and Auction which will be held at the Grady Cultural Center on Saturday.
The events will begin at 6 p.m. with a social hour and viewing of the silent auction itmes followed by a seafood supper and the live auction. The auction will feature special drawings and many 'one of a kind' firearms.
Tickets cost $30 per person or $50 per couple and can be purchased at South Georgia Outdoors or the Grady County 4-H office.
For more information, call Deron Rehberg at 377-1312.
The Pink Ladies of the Faith Temple Church, located at 231 Legion Blvd SW in Cairo, will be sponsoring a GospelFest on Saturday at 5 p.m.
Funds raised from the event will benefit the Breast Cancer Awareness Walk on Oct. 5t. Special guests will include: Chosen for Columbus; Calandra Williams from Smith Station, Ala.; Uplifting Voices of Bainbridge; Narvareaz Colson of Thomasville; DOJM Praise Team of Thomasville; and many more.
Everyone is invited to attend
For more information, call 377-9318.