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 three locations, the one in Centre, another at 5511 Main St. in Hokes Bluff and another in Cedar 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 Cherokee County Public Library is offering a Fine Free January! Bring back your overdue items (in the same condition as when checked out) and from now until January 31, no fines will be charged.

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.

Celebrate Recovery, Centre, meets every Friday at 5 p.m. at the CFBC ROC on Chestnut Bypass. The following support groups are available: Loved Ones of the Chemically Dependent, Divorce and Grief, Domestic and Sexual Abuse, Men’s Issues, Chemical Dependency, and Emotional Issues. Meal at 5 p.m., Large Group at 6:15 p.m., Small Groups at 7:30 p.m. Childcare is provided. For more information call (256) 393-2861 or (256) 927-5427.

In high school basketball action, Cedar Bluff plays at Jacksonville Christian beginning at 5 p.m., Cherokee County plays at Alexandria beginning at 5:30 p.m., Coosa Christian plays at Collinsville beginning at 5:30 p.m., Sand Rock plays at West End beginning at 6 p.m. and Weaver plays at Piedmont beginning at 6 p.m.