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Reunion Choir Workshop and Concert

Dec 11, 2014 - Dec 13, 2014 6:30 p.m. each night and the concert will be on Dec 13th (Saturday) at 3:00 p.m.

Allen Temple Church of God in Christ, 106 Farmer Street, Dothan, Alabama
Past and Present Choir members who used to sing with Alabama 1st or 2nd Jurisdictional Choirs and any other interested persons are cordially invited to share in this musical experience. The purpose is just to fellowship in the nostalgia of choirs in ministry. The clinician will be Dr. Don Gardner (musical composer/teacher) and Evengelist Barbara Collins, both of Mobile, Alabama. Bring your choirs, groups, and musical families. Registration is $10 . Workshop is Thursday & Friday (Dec 11 & 12) 6:30 p.m. each night and the concert will be on Dec 13th (Saturday) at 3:00 p.m.

Ms. Erma Hogan, (334)618-9268 and /or Ms. Lisa Sconiers 334-494-1467

A Red Carpet Affair

Dec 5, 2014 6:30 pm

Hyundai of Dothan 2329 Ross Clark Cir. Dothan
Join us for a night of dancing, fashion and remembrance! Live Band, Champagne, Fashion show, Heavy Hors D'oeuvres. Tickets are $20.00 single and $35.00 couple.

Neice Danzey 334-714-6047

HBC Holiday Marketplace " Shopping with a Mission"

Dec 7, 2014 11:30 to 4:00

Hartford Batist Chuch 105 E. Burch Street Hartford, Al
Hartford Baptist Church is hosting a HBC Holiday Marketplace – “ Shopping with a Mission”
Sunday Dec. 7th from 11:30 until 4:00.
A variety of vendors will be on hand to display and sell their products from arts and crafts to clothing, Thirty-One, Jamberry, Mary & Martha, Mary Kay and many more.
Vendor space is available for $20-$25. All proceeds from space rentals will go to help fund the HBC Mission Team to the Dominican Republic in July 2015.
Contact the church office at 588-2236 with questions or to request vendor registration. Admission to the event is free.

Church Office 334-588-0395 email is

13th Dothan Chess Open

Dec 13, 2014 .

Holiday inn Express
Chess Tournament - From unrated to Master. Must be a member of the USCF

Tim Owens 718-6648

Chess Workshop

Dec 12, 2014 4-8 pm

Holiday Inn Express Ross Clark Circle Dothan, AL
Pre-Qualify - By Invitation Only - ALL Ages

Tim Owens 334-718-6648

Dinner on Thanksgiving Day at Green Valley Community Church

535 West Main Street in Dothan
Dinner on Thanksgiving Day at Green Valley Community Church. The date for this occasion is November 27, 2014 from 11:00am-1:pm. Green Valley Community Church is located next door to Subway at 535 West Main Street in Dothan. The church's contact person for this event is Ms. Annie Helms. You may reach her at telephone number 334-685-8227. Thanks in advance for your unending kindness and fruitful service during this festive holiday season.

City of Headland Holiday Open House

Headland, Ala.
Headland will have a city-wide Holiday Open House to launch the holiday season on the Thursday before Thanksgiving, Nov 20, 3:00-8:00pm.

Merchants will stay open late with special sales and holiday treats for people to shop after normal business hours. More businesses will also have customer appreciation/open house activities.

Lighted luminaries will designate participating businesses during the event. Those participating include Polka Dots & Lace, The Old Ice House, Daylight Invites, Diann’s Florist & Gifts, The Gilded Lily, Quilted Creations, K-Time Sports and Apparel, Ashley Parr Photography & Courtly Couture, Peoples South Bank, Headland Insurance, HNB First Bank and WRMZ Radio. The City of Headland Municipal Complex and the Judicial Building will also have open house for the public to tour the newly renovated facilities.

The tree-lighting at the square will be at 6:00pm followed by Headland Elementary School’s Kindergarten’s Holiday Sing at the gazebo.

Santa will arrive in his red sleigh on Grove Street on the downtown square at 3:30pm to visit with children and then will move to Diann’s Florist at 4:30 until 5:30. Strolling carolers will also entertain with Christmas music in front of businesses during the evening.

Another Sundown Cinema at the Square is set for the following night, Friday, Nov. 21 at 6:00pm. “The Polar Express” will be the featured presentation. Popcorn, hot cocoa and drinks will be available. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets for this holiday event. This free outdoor movie is sponsored by the City of Headland, Headland Area Chamber of Commerce and Renaissance Headland.

Headland’s Annual Christmas Parade will be Thursday, Dec. 11 at 6:00pm. The theme for this year’s parade is “A Caroling Christmas Parade” and the Parade Marshall is Carol Bedsole. Parade entry forms are available on line at Entry fee is $10. For more information, contact the Headland Area Chamber of Commerce at 334-693-3303 or

Hearts for the Arts Membership Drive

Nov 1, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014 .

Dothan, Alabama
Hearts for the Arts is the Cultural Arts Center 2014 membership drive. For as little as $25 participants can become a member of Hearts for the Arts and get a unique t-shirt.

Dustin Thornton

"Hallelujah Harvest Festival"

Memphis Baptist Church, 4595 Eddins Road,
Memphis Baptist Church, 4595 Eddins Road, will host a "Hallelujah Harvest Festival" 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 29. Children may wear their favorite costume, no scary ones, and enjoy a safe, fun, Christ-centered alternative to neighborhood trick-or-treating. There will be games, face painting, a cake walk, a hay ride, free chili dog supper, and a festive photo opportunity. Admission is free. Please bring a food donation for the Columbia Baptist Association Food Pantry. Call 334-677-5387 for details.

3rd Annual Seminole State Park Tour Of Lights

Nov 28, 2014 - Dec 13, 2014 6pm until 9pm

Donalsonville, GA
Drive through a Winter Wonderland.

Michael Shutters

Martial Arts for Salvation Army

Wiregrass Commons Mall Burlington Court
Step 1: Stop by our Dothan Martial Arts Academy located on
1451 Westgate Parkway, Dothan, AL 36303 and register to get involved
and receive an envelope!

Step 2: Set a challenging goal. Ask yourself the question “How much
money can I raise?” “What would be a challenging goal for myself?”
Step 3: Get Sponsors. Ask friends, relatives, neighbors, and local
businesses to sponsor you.

Step 4: Collect Donations. Any and all donations in cash or check are
welcome. The checks should be made out to Salvation Army.
Step 5: Return the Sponsor Form Envelope along with ALL of the
donations to Dothan Martial Arts Academy by October 3, 2014.

When: October 4, 2014
Time: 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Where: Wiregrass Commons Mall Burlington Court

Calling All Teens! Creative Writing Workshops with Local Author

Sep 8, 2014 Sept. 8th at 4:00 p.m- 5:00 pm. Afterwards ever 1st Monday of each month

Dothan-Houston County Library's Board Room 445 North Oates Street, Dothan, AL 36303
Join local author Danielle Wallace at the Dothan-Houston County Library for fun, inspirational creative writing workshops. Teens will be able to express themselves using different genres of writing, ranging from poetry to fiction. These workshops are free, so grab your pen, notepad, and your imagination to make a difference in the world around you. If you know a teen that would love to attend, share this information with them.

Place: Dothan-Houston County Library's Board Room

Date: Begins September 8, 2014. Afterwards every 1st Monday
of each month

Time: 4:00 p.m - 5:00 p.m

Contact Danielle Wallace at if you have any questions.