Market well-received and supported


Thank you to everyone who came out in support of the second annual Bedias Women’s Club Country Market at the Bedias Civic Center last Thursday evening. Funds raised will go to our Bedias Women’s Club scholarship drive and other worthy community activities the Women’s Club supports. You can learn more about our many community events, and more, at our Facebook page,

•Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Second Sunday Christian Movie Night at Miller’s Theatre last Sunday, Nov. 12. Please plan to join us again on Sunday, Dec. 10, for our showing of “Chasing the Star.” Noted local actor Gary Nation, who portrays Melchior in the film, will be with us and will participate in a Q&A after the film showing. Please encourage your friends and neighbors to attend with you and your family. You can learn more at our Facebook page,

Miller’s Theatre offers great family films every weekend. Please come out to support great movies in our community. Go to for the latest program information and updates.

•It is not too early to plan to attend and to participate in the annual Bedias Christmas Parade. Festivities, start with a delicious Pancake Breakfast, 8 a.m., at the Civic Center. The Parade starts at 10 a.m., everyone is welcome and encouraged to participate, and then visit with Santa at the Civic Center with Photos, Christmas Cookies and refreshments, everyone welcome. Please go to our Facebook page,, for more information.

•Do you have a community or church event you would like included in our weekly column? We would love to share your news with our readers.

•Happy birthday to Phillip Upchurch, Elizabeth Woodruff, Larry Figley, Frieda Michael, Vicki Bernoski, Joyce Shiflet Cindy Miller, Evie Rickard, Colin Elliot, Abner Disman and Dough Mackey.

Happy anniversary to Josh and Beckie Silcox, Paula and Danny Mallett and Bob and Jackie Jones.

Congratulations to everyone else celebrating personal and family occasions. Drop us a note if you want to add someone to our birthday, anniversary or concerns list.

Please take care when driving near schools, in road construction and repair areas and as our weather changes. Please uphold our brave law enforcement officers, volunteer firefighters and other first responders, also, please remember Richard Taylor, Nicki Thomson, Lew Gears, J.D. Mallard, George Newton, Aidan Fedor and Betty Darby in your hearts and prayers.

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