THE TOWN OF TURBEVILLE NEEDS
YOUR HELP! We are
in need of several items that are listed in this newsletter. PLEASE help us make OUR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION a success by getting involved,
we need everyone to participate in this activity. Please don’t
wait, we need to get the items listed ASAP. Our celebration will
begin in December with a Ribbon Cutting, Parade, Lighting of the
Tree and a Tour of Homes. We have activities planned for each month
up to August. Again I am asking everyone to help.
The committee for the ”100 Year Celebration” needs
your help collecting pictures. The following are some pictures
we would like to collect: (1) old pictures of the town, community,
and families prior to 1914; (2) buildings/businesses in the town
that are no longer there; (3) activities that have taken place
in the community; (4) hurricane Hugo pictures; (5) snow storm of
1973; (6) veterans/ Servicemen of the community between 1914-present,
preferably in uniform; (7) pictures of significant events associated
with the school: (8) pictures of the old homes, (9) pictures associated
with the farm/farming; and (10) pictures of churches and the children’s
home. If you have any other pictures or newspaper clippings that
you think may be of interest, we would appreciate them also. Please
label all pictures with names, dates, and with as much information
about them as you can. Also let us know if you need the back, or
if it is a copy we can keep. If we need to return, we will get
them back to you as soon as possible. Thanks for helping to make
this Celebration a memorable event. Please call Town Hall and let
us know if you have some pictures or anything that might be helpful.
committee for the “100 Year Celebration” needs
Story Tellers. We would like to Video tape community members telling
their favorite stories of events that happened during the first
100 years of the town. Please call Faye Atkinson at Town Hall to
let us know if you are willing to tell your story. You can reach
Mrs. Atkinson at 843-659-2781.
The next meeting for the 100th Anniversary
will be held at Town Hall on Tuesday October 22, 2013 at 7:00 PM.
If you did not sign up for the committee you are still welcome
to attend this meeting.
The next meeting of Town Council will be held
at 6:30 PM on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at Town Hall. The public
is encouraged to attend.
Town’s Recreation Program,
and other information, Visit the Recreation page.
Pine Grove United Methodist Church
Women have a new cookbook, “Puddin” Swamp Revisited.
The cost is $20.00 and can be purchased at Town Hall.
News from Community Pharmacy:
Flu Shots Monday-Friday No appointment necessary
UPS drop off shipping available
New $5 generic drug program for qualifying patients
Stop in and let their friendly staff help you with
all your Pharmacy Needs
Next Screen on the Green is scheduled
for October 26, 2013: “Wreck It Ralph”
The Town of Turbeville request that only children
age 12 and under, accompanied by an adult, participate in Halloween
Trick or Treat on Thursday, October 31, 2013, between the hours
of 6:00 PM and 8:PM. Home owners that do not wish to participate
are asked not to turn on your front porch light. Motorist are
urged to use extreme caution during these hours.
Daylight Savings Time ends on
Saturday, November 2, 2013. Don’t forget to turn your
clocks back one hour.
Turbeville Christmas Parade is
scheduled for December 7, 2013 at 4:00PM. Anyone interested
in being in the parade call Ike Ard or come by Town Hall
for application. The theme
for this years parade is the 100th Anniversary. The Town would
like for those participating to choose a ten year period from
1914 till 2014, and use this as your theme.
Demesio’s is open from
4 PM-9 PM Monday-Saturday 843-659-3010.
Bake Sale November 2, 2013 at the Turbeville IGA starting
at 8:30AM. The funds from this sale will go towards the building
of an Orphanage in Kenya. This Bake Sale is being sponsored
by Edward Phillips, son of Eddie and Jean Phillips and grandson
of David and Melva Young
The 100th Anniversary Committee
is planning a Bluegrass/Gospel Fair for June 14, 2014. If
you have a group and are interested in participating please
call Town Hall at 843-659-2781.