NAACP to hold annual banquet
The Grady County NAACP is holding its annual Freedom Fund Banquet at 7 p.m., on Saturday, Sept. 28 at the Grady Senior Center.
Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. If you would like to nominate someone for the Grady County NAACP Man or Woman of the Year, the deadline is Sept. 9.
For more information, call LaFaye Copeland at 377-6595.
Sign up for after-school program
The after-school program at Eastside School in Cairo is under way for the school year.
The program provides after school care, snacks and help with homework from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Eastside Elementary School campus through May 22 at a cost of $40 per week.
Courtesy transportation is also available from the other school.
For more information, call Dr. Nancy Andrews at 377-8373.
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