The Family Care Center in the Piggly Wiggly Shopping Center in Centre 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.
Celebrate Recovery, Centre, meets every Friday at 5 p.m. at the ROC. The following support groups are available: Loved Ones of the Chemically Dependent, Divorce Issues. Meal at 5 p.m., Large Group at 6:15 p.m., Small Groups at 7:30 p.m. and Grief, Domestic and Sexual Abuse, Men’s Issues, Chemical Dependency, and Emotional. Childcare is provided. For more information call (256) 393-2861 or (256) 927-5427.
In high school basketball action, the Cherokee County Basketball Tournament will be played at the Gadsden State Community College-Cherokee Arena. In Varsity Girls Action, Sand Rock plays Cedar Bluff-Gaylesville winner at 4 p.m., Spring Garden plays Cherokee County at 7 p.m. In Varsity Boys Action, Cherokee County plays Gaylesville-Sand Rock winner at 5:30 p.m. and Spring Garden plays Cedar Bluff beginning at 8:30 p.m. In the regular season matches, Westbook Christian plays at Collinsville beginning at 6 p.m. and Piedmont plays at Pleasant Valley beginning at 6 p.m.
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, to the intersection of County Road 36 and County Road 70, turn left and follow 411 and Highway 68 in Leesburg, turn right, turn left on Cherokee County 36 the signs.
Visit the historical Cornwall Furnace on Cherokee County Road 92 in Cedar Bluff.