Mr. Wesley Phipps, Veterans Field Service Officer with the Georgia Dept. of Veteran Services, visits Dade County every fourth Wednesday at the Dade County Commission Office. Since the Dade County government offices will be closed due to county furlough days in November and December, the V.A. representative will return to Dade on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. If you need Veteran Services before his next visit, please contact him at his LaFayette office located at Judiciary Annex, 108-E Villanow St., LaFayette or call him at (706) 638-5544 or email: email@example.com
Ham shoot, every Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Wildwood Community Center behind the Wildwood Post Office.
The Dental Hygiene Program at Chattanooga State is providing affordable preventive dental services are for ages three and up. Appointments are available Mondays and Wednesdays this fall. For more information or to schedule your low cost service call (423) 697-4444
Orientation for GED classes will be held every Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the Dade County Senior Center. The classes are Tuesday through Thursday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Evening clasess are also available. Call (706) 657-2205 today. Get a better job, get your GED.
FOR GED CLASSES
Jim Bowen, the troop leader of Boy Scout Troop 29 out of the New Salem United Methodist Church, invites all boys between 10-18 to join the Scouts. For more information contact Jim Bowen at (706) 398-9033.
DADE HEAD START
Dade County Head Start/Early Head Start is now accepting applications for school year 2014-2015. Head Start is an income-based program that serves pregnant moms and children ages six weeks to five years. For more info please call (706) 657-7558.
EARLY HEAD START
The Department of Driver Services is in Dade County every other Monday from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m., in the Dade County Justice Building. The next few scheduled dates are; Dec. 1, 15, 29. Please bring a certified copy of your birth certificate, social security card and two items showing proof of your physical address.
EXAMS IN DADE
POST CAFÉ SERVES
The Post Café at American Legion Post 106 is open for breakfast from 6-11 a.m. and for lunch from 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Come enjoy a home cooked meal.
Pickin’ at the Post featuring the Dade County Boys every second and fourth Thursday of the month. Doors open at 6 p.m., show at 7 p.m. Food available at Post Café. Donation of $3 for individual and $5 for couple accepted.
The library hours for the four libraries in the Cherokee Regional Library System are: Dade: Open Tuesday 9 a.m.–7 p.m., Thursday 9 a.m.–6 p.m. and Friday 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Chickamauga: Open Tuesday 9 a.m.–7 p.m., Thursday 9 a.m.–6 p.m., Friday 9 a.m.–5 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m.–noon. LaFayette: Open Monday 10 a.m.–6 p.m., Tuesday10 a.m.–5 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m.–7 p.m. and Friday 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Rossville: Open Monday 10 a.m.–6 p.m., Tuesday 10 a.m.–7 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m.–5 p.m. and Friday 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Volume I of the Dade County History book has been reprinted and are now available at the Bank of Dade, Citizens Bank or the Chamber of Commerce for only $15. You can also contact Carolyn F. Moore at (706) 657-2162. We appreciate your support by purchasing Volume I and Volume II of the history of Dade County.
The Morganville Opry is open very Saturday night from 8–11 p.m. in the old North Dade School, located at 18277 Highway 11 North. A live country band provides the music. Lots of family fun. $5 cover charge.
The Bryant Senior Center located on County Road 262, one mile past Chevy World, serves a well-balanced meal each day. Meals are also delivered for the homebound. A $1.25 donation is requested. For more information please call (256) 597-2119.
MEALS IN BRYANT
The Rock Spring DDS office customer service hours are Tuesday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. There will be no testing after 5:30 p.m. The office is closed on Saturday, Sunday and Monday.
Play Bingo every Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. at the American Legion’s Fred A. Morgan Post 106 in Trenton. Up to $1,500 given away each night. Affordable fun – play all games for less than $20. Call (706) 657-5275 for more information.
Dade Animal Rescue Team now has two options for low-cost spay and neuter assistance. Transportation and financial assistance is available for senior citizens, disabled and low-income pet owners at Dixie Day Spay in Cleveland, Tenn. Call Becky at (706) 398-9460 for more information. Wally’s Friends in Red Bank, Tenn. is also available and transportation may be available. Call (423) 488-2693 for information and pricing. Current rabies vaccination required for all animals.
The Educational Opportunity Center offers help with financial aid, college admissions and choosing a college and major at the Dade County Public Library. To schedule an appointment, call (423) 425-1702. All services are free of charge.
Worship service at Grace Community Trenton is each Sunday morning at 10:30 a.m. The church is located in the Handyman Salvage building located behind the Red Ace gas station on Highway 136 at the foot of Sand Mountain. For all who don’t have a church home, please come and worship on Sunday.
Friendship Baptist Church on Hicks Hollow Road invites everyone to worship services. Sunday school is at 10 a.m.; worship service, 11 a.m.; Sunday night, 6 p.m.; and Wednesday Bible teachings, 7 p.m. Everyone is invited. Please call David Davis at (706) 657-6719 if you need a ride.
CLOTHING BANK AT
The Clothing Bank is located in the basement of the New Salem United Methodist Church at 12550 Hwy. 136 in New Salem across from the fire hall and is open every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For emergency access, contact Joe D’Agostino at (706) 398-2729. Clothing is free to all in need. Now accepting donations of good, clean winter clothing.
NEW SALEM UMC
Heaven Bound Non-Denominational Church is located on Brow Road on Sand Mountain. Weekly services are Sunday morning at 11 a.m. and Sunday evening at 6 p.m. Pastor Tildon Moreland welcomes everyone.
Kennemer Baptist Church located on County Road 97 in Flat Rock, Ala., has Sunday worship at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. CST and Wednesday night service begins at 6:30 p.m. CST. Pastor Bobby Talley invites everyone.
Trailblazers for Christ cowboy fellowship is every Sunday at 11 a.m. ET. Everyone welcome, come as you are. Located at the end of Davis School Road. For more information call Jonathan Young at (256) 599-1795.
New Life Church of God, located on New Home Road, is having services Sunday morning at 11 a.m., Sunday night at 6 p.m. and Thursday night at 7 p.m. A monthly singing will be held the first Saturday night of each month beginning at 7 p.m.
CHURCH OF GOD
New Vision Church of God announces new service times: Sunday morning worship 11 a.m., Sunday evening worship 5:30 p.m. and Wednesday night service 7 p.m. EST. The church services are televised on WKWN Channel 7 on Sunday mornings at 8 a.m. We welcome you to worship with us.
Liberty Baptist Church on Harris Street north of Trenton on Highway 11 announces the following services: Sunday School at 10 a.m., Sunday worship at 11 a.m., Sunday evening worship at 6 p.m. and Wednesday worship at 6 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For more information call (706) 657-5248 or (423) 645-7740.
Woodlawn Baptist Church’s AWANA Club meets every Wednesday from 6–8:30 p.m.
Open Door Baptist Church, located at 394 Sarah Chapel Road, invites everyone to attend its weekly services with Sunday School at 10 a.m.; Sunday worship at 11 a.m.; Sunday evening service at 6 p.m. and Wednesday night service at 7 p.m. Ladies Bible study every second Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. Bro. Billy Butler and the congregation invites everyone to attend. Where the door is always open for you!
Berean Baptist Church, located at 2468 Brow Road, invites everyone to join its services. Sunday School begins at 10 a.m., Sunday Worship service at 11 a.m., Sunday night service at 6 p.m. and Wednesday night service at 7 p.m. Pastor Jason Gilreath welcomes everyone. For more information call (423) 650-1079 and leave message.
Everyone is invited to Morganville United Methodist Church for church service Sunday at 10 a.m.; Sunday school at 11 a.m. Weekly Bible study Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.
UMC WEEKLY SERVICES
Wildwood United Methodist Church would like to announce the appointment of Rev. Annette Flynn as their new pastor. The Adult Sunday School Class and activities for children start at 9:45 a.m. Worship service begins at 11 a.m. The Church is located at 436 Old Birmingham Hwy., Wildwood. Everyone is invited to attend.
Head River Baptist Church invites you to join its services Sunday mornings: Sunday School at 10 a.m., morning worship at 11 a.m. and evening worship at 6 p.m. Pastor Bob Frey and his wife Deborah welcomes everyone. For more information call (706) 218-6584.
HEAD RIVER BAPTIST
Paynes Chapel United Methodist Church located on Hwy. 157 on Lookout Mountain Sunday services include: Sunday School at 10 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Pastor Mike Roberts. Everyone is welcome.
Trenton First Baptist Church invites all to join its services: Sunday at 8:30 a.m. early Bible study; 9:30 a.m. traditional worship; 9:45 a.m. Bible study; 10:45 a.m. Bible study; 11 a.m. blended worship; 6 p.m. worship and Bible study.
St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church celebrates Mass each Sunday morning at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday Mass will be at 5 p.m. with confessions being heard at 4 p.m. The church is located at 109 New England Road. Father Tom Shuler invites everyone to attend.
Poplar Springs Baptist Church “Kids For Christ” (K4C) meets each Wednesday from 7–8 p.m. EST. Everyone age Pre-K to 12th grade is welcome to come and join in learning, fun and snacks. For more information call (706) 657-5142. Pastor Steve Townson invites everyone.
KIDS FOR CHRIST
Slygo United Methodist Church invites everyone to their weekly Sunday worship service beginning at 10 a.m. The church is located on Slygo Road.
NORTH GA WORSHIP
North Georgia Worship Center announces the following service times: Sunday School, 9 a.m. Worship; 10:15 a.m., Evening Worship; at 5 p.m.
Trenton United Methodist Church welcomes everyone to Sunday school at 9 a.m. and worship at 10 a.m. each Sunday. Wednesday night Bible study and children’s classes are at 6:30 p.m. Ladies’ Bible study class is held at 11:30 a.m. each Tuesday. The church is located at 12500 North Main St., one block north of the courthouse. For more information, contact the church office at (706) 657-6170.
NEW HARVEST ORIGINAL
New Harvest Original Church of God invites everyone to its weekly services. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m., Sunday morning worship at 11 a.m., Sunday evening worship at 6 p.m. and Wednesday evening worship at 7 p.m. The church is located in the Old American Legion Building in Trenton. Pastor Dr. Paul Newman invites everyone to “come and grow with us”. For more information call (423) 596-4333.
CHURCH OF GOD
SERVICES AT TRENTON
Trenton Church of Christ welcomes everyone to their worship services each week beginning with Bible Study Sunday at 9:30 a.m. followed by Sunday morning worship at 10:30 p.m. and Sunday evening worship at 6 p.m. Bible study on Wednesday nights begins at 7 p.m.
CHURCH OF CHRIST
BYRD’S CHAPEL CHURCH
Byrd’s Chapel Church of God’s weekly services are Sunday school at 10 a.m., service at 11 a.m. and evening service at 6 p.m. Wednesday services begin at 7 p.m. Pastor Ray Williams invites everyone to attend. The church is located on Byrd’s Chapel Lane in Rising Fawn. For more information, call (706) 657-7837.
OF GOD SERVICES
Pastor Tommy Wilson, Jr. of General Church of God invites everyone to attend services Sunday morning at 10 a.m., Sunday evening at 6 p.m. and Thursday evening at 7:30 p.m. The church is located off Highway 301. Turn onto McBryar Road by Prince Grocery, go to the stop sign and turn right. The church will be on the right.
OF GOD SERVICES
Calvary Baptist Church, located on Highway 11 North in Trenton, announces the following services: Sunday School, 10 a.m.; Sunday worship, 11 a.m.; Sunday evening worship, 6 p.m.; and Wednesday evening, 7 p.m. Bus service and nursery provided. Please call (706) 657-6475 for more information. Pastor is Billy Wallace. Pastor Wallace hosts ‘Come to Calvary’ each Sunday morning at 10:30 a.m. on WKWN television.
VAN RIDE TO
Woodlawn Baptist Church offers a van ride to Sunday morning worship service and Sunday school. Call the church office at (706) 657-4210 for more information. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. and worship starts at 11 a.m.
RISING FAWN BAPTIST
Rising Fawn Baptist Church would be honored to have you attend their weekly service. Sunday services: men/ladies’ prayer, 9:45 a.m.; Sunday school, 10 a.m.; morning worship, 10:50 a.m.; evening worship, 6 p.m. Wednesday services: ladies’ Bible study, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.; AWANA Program, 6:45 p.m.; prayer and Bible study, 7 p.m. A free dinner is also provided on Wednesday nights beginning at 6 p.m. The church is located at 4411 Highway 11.
Lookout Mountain Living Waters Church of God schedule of services includes: Sunday school at 10 a.m.; Sunday morning worship at 11 a.m.; Sunday evening worship at 6 p.m.; and Wednesday evening worship at 7 p.m. The church is located on Highway 157 on Lookout Mountain. Pastors Rick and Debbie Hale would like to invite everyone to their church.
The AWANA program is a great program for boys and girls from age 2 through 17. It is a time of learning and fun with friends and snacks. Everyone is invited to come and join Calvary Baptist Church on Wednesday nights from 6:45–8:15 p.m. Regina Cloud is the Commander. The church is located at 13156 Highway 11 North.
AT CALVARY BAPTIST
New England Baptist Church would like to invite everyone to weekly services. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m., followed by the regular service at 11 a.m. and children’s church at 11:15 a.m. Team Kid begins Sunday evenings at 6 p.m. Wednesday night services begin with choir practice at 5:30 p.m. and church services at 6 p.m.
AWANAS HELD AT
AWANA time is here! Join Piney Grove Baptist Church’s AWANA group each Wednesday night from 6:30–8 p.m. Come and bring a friend! Commander is Joe Gaddis is (706) 657-4338.
New Lookout Baptist Church, located at 50 Ridley Circle in Rising Fawn, announces the following services: Sunday school, 10 a.m.; Sunday worship, 11 a.m.; Sunday evening worship, 6 p.m.; and Wednesday evening, 7 p.m. Everyone is cordially invited to attend all of the services. For more information, call (706) 398-0975.
PINEY GROVE INVITES
Piney Grove Baptist Church invites everyone to join in worship. The church offers youth and children’s AWANA programs and is located at 864 Piney Road in Trenton. For more information about worship services, visit www.pineygrovebc.com.
EVERYONE TO ATTEND
Rock Creek Fellowship invites everyone on Sundays at 9:30 a.m. for Sunday school and at 10:30 a.m. for worship. The church is located at 2008 Durham Road on Lookout Mountain. For more information, call (706) 398-7141 or visit www.RockCreekFellowship.org.
Bryant Baptist Church in Bryant, Ala., invites everyone to attend services. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. followed by worship at 11 a.m. Sunday evening worship begins at 6 p.m., and Wednesday night service begins at 7:30 p.m. All times are EST. Pastor Wayne Winters invites everyone.
GOD’S HOLY WAY
The pastor and congregation invite all to worship each Sunday at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 6 p.m., and on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. The service is held at Payne Gap Church and Cemetery, just south of the Georgia-Alabama state line on Ala. Highway 75. For more information, call pastor Erttie Veal at (706) 398-3383 or assistant pastor Jerry Talley at (706) 657-2248.
Trenton United Church of God invites everyone to its services. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m., Sunday evening worship at 6 p.m., and Wednesday night service at 7 p.m. Trenton United Church of God is located at the corner of Church Street and Sunset Drive.
CHURCH OF GOD
Trenton Free Holiness Church invites everyone to services. Sunday services are held at 11:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Tuesday services are at 7:30 p.m., and Saturday services are held at 7:30 p.m. Trenton Free Holiness is located on Walnut Avenue in the Edgewood community. For more information, call Jimmy Furgerson at (706) 657-2072.
SLYGO BAPTIST CHURCH
Brother James R. McMahan invites everyone to Slygo Baptist Church, located on Old Hale Gap Road. Sunday school service begins at 10 a.m.; Sunday church services, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.; and Wednesday night service, 7 p.m.
Edgewood Baptist Church, located approximately one and a half miles south of the town square on U.S. 11, invites all to attend church service Sunday. Pre-morning fellowship begins at 9:30 a.m. Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. Morning worship service is at 11 a.m. and Sunday Evening service begins at 6 p.m. Wednesday night service begins at 7 p.m. The first Friday of each month is Family Film Night starting at 6:30 p.m. For a ride, call or text (423) 413-5403.
Friendship Worship Center services include Sunday school at 10 a.m., Sunday worship at 11 a.m. and Sunday evening service at 6 p.m. Thursday night service is at 7 p.m. Pastor Jonathan Lawson invites everyone to attend.
HIGH PRAISE CHURCH
Pastor Kenneth Bethune invites everyone to High Praise Church of God in Ider, Ala. Services include Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. CST; worship service at 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.; Tuesday night prayer meeting at 5:30 p.m.; and Thursday gathering at 6 p.m. For more information, contact Pastor Bethune at (256) 632-4528.
OF GOD SERVICES
Fuller Community Church and Rev. Kenneth Bethune would like to invite everyone to services. Sunday school is at 10:30 a.m.; Sunday morning service, 11 a.m.; Sunday night service, 6 p.m. Wednesday night youth Bible study is at 6 p.m. and Thursday night service at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome.
Canaanland Baptist Church invites all to join in worship during Sunday school service at 10 a.m. and worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday night service is at 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday service at 7 p.m. The church is located on Sand Mountain west of Big Sandy Golf Course on Workman Road. Pastor Darren Rogers welcomes everyone.
The Fairview Church of God, located on County Road 155 in Cartersville, Ala., would like to invite everyone to worship services. Sunday morning service is at 11:30 a.m.; Sunday night service, 6:30 p.m.; Wednesday night service, 7:30 p.m. EST. Pastor O.A. Bethune welcomes everyone. For more information, call (256) 632-2015.
LIFE AND PRAISE
Life and Praise Church, located on the Alabama-Georgia line on Sand Mountain, invites everyone to worship services. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. EST, morning services at 11 a.m. Evening service begins at 6 p.m., and Wednesday night prayer and Bible study at 7 p.m.
New Salem United Methodist Church invites everyone for morning worship at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.; Sunday school, 10 a.m.; children's program, 5 p.m.; youth program, 6 p.m.; Sunday evening vespers, 6 p.m.; Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts, Monday at 7:30 p.m.
Morganville United Methodist Church invites everyone to worship each week starting church service beginning at 10:00 a.m. and Sunday School will follow the service. The church is located off U.S. 11 and Morganville Ridge Road, seven miles north of Trenton.
PORTER ROAD CHURCH
Porter Road Church of God invites the community to Sunday services at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. and Wednesday services at 7 p.m. Pastor Ernest Lamb invites all to attend.
WHITE OAK BAPTIST
The first Sunday night of the month means singing at White Oak Baptist Church. The church provides transportation services for those without a ride for all church services. Sunday school is at 10 a.m.; Sunday morning worship at 11 a.m.; Sunday Bible study at 6 p.m.; and Sunday night worship service at 7 p.m. There is also a Wednesday service at 7 p.m. For more information, contact James Melton at (706) 657-6230, or call the church at (706) 657-6557.
NEW ENGLAND BAPTIST
New England Baptist Church invites everyone to attend services on Sunday at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Children's church is held as well. Pastor Alan Flowers welcomes all.
HAS SUNDAY SERVICES
HARRIS CHAPEL MEETS
Harris Chapel Church on Ga. Highway 136 has Sunday services at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. and Thursday night service at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome.
TWICE A WEEK
NEW HOME YOUTH GROUP
The New Home Youth Group meets every Wednesday at 7 p.m. For more information, call (706) 657-5590.
Do you have interest in or are you already living a vegan lifestyle or eating a vegan diet? Do you case about animals, health or the environment? If so we would like to meet you. Please join us at the Dade County Public Library on the first Tuesday of each month between the hours of 5–6:30 p.m.
The Dade County GOP will meet the fourth Thursday night of each month at 6 p.m. at Randy’s Restaurant.
The Dade County Lions Club meets each third Wednesday at noon at Guthrie’s. Everyone is encouraged to join the most active service club organization in the world.
The Dade County Board of Health will meet Dec. 10. Meetings will be at 71 Case Ave., Trenton beginning at 12:30 p.m.
Dade First-Family Connection meets the fourth Thursday of each month from 12–1 p.m. at the Dade County Public Library. Everyone is invited to attend.
Celebrate Recovery Healing from hurts, habits and hang-ups Tuesdays from 7–9 p.m. at Higdon Baptist Church. For more information call (256) 632-6831.
The Dade County Industrial Development Authority meets monthly on the third Friday of each month at 3 p.m. in the County Commission Meeting Room. The public is invited to attend.
The Optimist Club of Trenton/Dade meets every Tuesday at noon at Randy's Restaurant. Everyone is invited to attend.
The monthly meeting at the American Legion Hall will be on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
Order of Eastern Star Trenton Chapter #552 meet the second and fourth Thursday of each month at the Trenton Masonic Lodge at 8 p.m.
Friends in Sobriety meet every Tuesday and Thursday at 8 p.m. at Trenton United Methodist Church in the old sanctuary. Contact (423) 364-7161 for more information.
IN DADE COUNTY
Overeaters Anonymous meets each Thursday at 7 p.m. at Lookout Mountain Seventh-Day Adventist Church located at 5501 Hwy. 157, Rising Fawn. No fees, no weigh-ins, no dues, no diets. For more information call (423) 355-3044.
The Trenton Civitan Club meets the second Thursday at noon at Randy’s Restaurant and the fourth Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Randy’s Restaurant.
The American Legion Fred A. Morgan Post 106 monthly membership meeting is held the second Tuesday of every month. Dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. and the meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. All eligible veterans are invited to join. For more information, call (706) 657-5275.
The Dade County Chapter of the AARP meets the first Tuesday of each month at 2 p.m. at the Dade County Library. Anyone 50 or older is eligible for membership. All seniors are encouraged to attend.
TRENTON LODGE #179
The Trenton Masonic Lodge #179 meets the second and fourth Saturday of each month at 6:30 p.m. All Master Masons are invited.
MEETS TWICE A MONTH
DADE CO. SHRINE
The monthly meeting of the Dade County Shrine Club is at Randy’s Restaurant at 7 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month. All Shriners are urged to attend. For more information, call (706) 657-4892 or (423) 421-1439.
AA GROUP WILL
There will be AA meetings every Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Payne’s Chapel UMC on Georgia Highway 157 in the Hinkle Community. For more information, call (706) 398-3875.
DADE SCHOOL BOARD
The Dade County Board of Education will hold its regular board meeting on the third Monday of each month. Meetings will be held at the Dade County Administrative Building at 7 p.m. The public is invited to attend.
MEETS ON THIRD MONDAY