The Family Care Center at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting its thrift stores. There are currently two locations, the one in Centre and another at 5511 Main St. in Hokes Bluff. The Center is currently helping more than 100 families per week and thanks the community for its continued support. Director is Cindy McGinnis.
The Baseball AHSAA State Playoffs will be played, Teams and Times TBD. In high school softball action, the Dekalb County Tournament will be played, TBD, Gaylesville, Sand Rock at Lady Tiger Classic (Oxford Lake), TBD, Cedar Bluff at Gaston beginning at 4:30 p.m. and Spring Garden at Cleburne County, begining at 6 p.m.
CELEBRATE RECOVERY, Centre, meets every Friday at 5 p.m. at the Centre First Baptist Church Recreation Outreach Center (ROC) on the Chestnut Bypass. The following support groups are available: Loved Ones of the Chemical Dependent, Divorce and Grief, Domestic and Sexual Abuse, Men’s Issues, Chemical Dependency and Emotional issues. The meal will be served at 5 p.m. Large group is at 6:15 p.m. Childcare will be provided. For more information about Celebrate Recovery and about the support groups, call 256-393-2861.
The Relay For Life Cancer Survivor Dinner will be held at 6 p.m. in the Cherokee County Health and Rehab Education Center. The event will feature a performance by The Heaven Seekers and door prizes. Survivors are urged to attend and bring a friend. For more information please call Melissa Culpepper at 256-630-7470.
Visit the beautiful Rock Village, home of some of the best hiking and rock climbing throughout the world. Enjoy fresh air and beautiful scenery. Go to the intersection of U.S. Highway 411 and Highway 68 in Leesburg, turn right, turn left on Cherokee County 36, to the intersection of County Road 36 and County Road 70, turn left and follow the signs.