Boston Baptist VBS
From Monday, June 24, through Friday, June 28, Boston Baptist Church will conduct Vacation Bible School for children ages 2 to 12. Each night from 6:30 to 8:30, children will participate in activities, crafts, games, lessons, music and more.
Contact Boston Baptist Church at 229-498-2645 or the VBS director at 229-224-5917 for more information about each event.
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Boston Community Club
Boston Community Club will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 18, at the Community Club Center on Main Street at 7:30 p.m. Everyone is invited to help plan for the 2013 Mini-Marathon Festival, which will be on Saturday, Oct. 26.
For more information about the Boston Mini-Marathon Festival and to download race, vendor, parade and pageant forms, go to http://www.bostonga.com/mini13/min i13_brochure.htm
Fun Day in the Park Camp
The Fun Day in the Park Camp for children and adults with disabilities was a success. Eloise Wells said all participants enjoyed the camp.
The Boston Police K-9 unit and campers got to know each other.
Salon owner attends event
Southern Bella Salon owner Ashley Prevatt recently attended the Premier Orlando International Beauty Event where she participated in classes to learn new techniques and the latest trends to share with her clients. Prevatt has attended the International Beauty Event for several years and enjoys meeting with other business owners throughout the United States.
City council members
Boston City Council members are Mayor Danny Groover, Edward Jones, Richard Reynolds, Michael Edwards, Robbie West and David Plymale. The council meets the second Monday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at City Hall.
Thomas County’s first Stars and Stripes 6K (3.72 mile) Patriot Walk/Run will be held on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, at Myrtlewood Plantation in Thomasville. The walk/run is being held to honor past and present patriots of the area and in support of the Senior Chief David “Blake” McLendon Scholarship Fund.
Registration forms are available in businesses throughout Thomas County or participants may register online at www.runningintheusa.com. More information may be found at https://www.facebook.com/events/13406562 0131474/.
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Thomas County Central has been slated by the GHSA to play in Class AAAAA in football and Class AAAA in all other sports.
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