Upcoming Event Calendar

CalendarThursday and Friday, Dec. 13 and 14, and Sunday, Dec. 16
Bevill State Community College-Hamilton and the Hamilton Pro Arts Coalition will present the Second Annual Celebration of Christmas, featuring the talents of Hamilton Elementary School's students in kindergarten-fourth grade. Christmas music will be presented by all grades, and fourth-grade students will perform the play, all under the direction of HES music teacher Jennifer Zetrouer.  The music program is made possible by an Alabama Arts Education Initiative grant. Special guest performers  will be the choir from the Hamilton Middle School, under the direction of Rhonda Vogt. Dec. 13 and 14 performances begin at 6:30 p.m. while the Sunday matinee starts at 2:30, all in the Bevill Business and Conference Center on the BSCC-Hamilton Campus. Tickets are available at Hamilton Elementary School.

Saturday, Dec. 15
The American Legion Sonny James Post/Unit 165 will host its inaugural Wreaths Across America Ceremony and wreath laying at 11 a.m. at the Cedar Tree Cemetery in Hackleburg. The Birmingham Bag Pipers will be performing. The public is cordially invited to attend. Wreath sales are available until Dec. 3 at wreathsacrossamerica.org; select cemetery use code ALCTCH Hackleburg. Anyone can purchase one for their veteran and you can pick up your wreath during ceremony. Information: Commander Tim Howard, (205) 412-1314.

If you would like to submit an announcement, please call 921-3104 or 487-3278 no later than Wednesday at noon or mail your announcement to Journal Record, p.o. Drawer 1477, Hamilton, Alabama 35570, or P. O. Box 458, Winfield, Alabama 35594 or e-mail it to jrpaper@centurytel.net. Announcements will be run as often as possible, space permitting, but preferably not more than two weeks prior to the event.