Brundidge summer program filling up

first_img The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Published 11:00 pm Tuesday, June 4, 2013 Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson In financial news, Thomas shared that the City of Brundidge, in recent months, has issued construction permits for a total of $7 million. If the Pike County High School project were added, the total would be $8 million.“Those are sizable investments in Brundidge, and that is good news,” Thomas said.Thomas also shared the city in on track and in good shape regarding it’s budget at this time.At the Tuesday meeting, the council voted to resurface the parking lot of the Doctor’s Building and East Central Mental Health at a cost of $24,500. The city owns the parking lots at both the facilities.In a final note, Thomas said the city will begin spraying for mosquitoes at dusk and is asking all residents to help with the mosquito problem by eliminating any sources of standing water on their property. By Jaine Treadwell “We will be digging in gardens, digging up trouble with trolls and digging up treasures,” Amalong said, noting that the library will host Thursday programs open to all children, whether or not they are registered for the summer reading program.The Thursday programs will be meet at Brundidge Station and have guests including the Montgomery Zoo’s birds of prey program, a magician and a singer who sings stories. On splash day, there will be a huge water slide provided.Richard Chapman, library board member, added that in keeping with times and technology, the board is considering an eReader program that would bring the library into the age of electronic books.Chapman said, “The trend is to electronic books and right now we don’t have the capacity for that at our library.” Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Brundidge summer program filling up Latest Stories Email the author The summer program is underway in Brundidge with growing number of participants in the younger age group.City Manager Britt Thomas told the city council Tuesday the num of participants is currently at 98 with a number of other children potentially registering in the next few days.Twenty-two children, ages 3-4 have registered with the OCAP program and 76 with the Pike County Board of Education program. “That leaves a gap in the 5-year-olds that needs to be filled,” Thomas said. “We expect about 20 children in that age group to register once we get that age group going.”The Council heard a presentation from Jennifer Amalong, children’s librarian at the Tucker Lightfoot Memorial Library. Amalong said that registration for the library summer program has closed at 103 children.All programs will be centered around the theme “Dig into Reading” You Might Like Colley Senior Complex offers gardening class If there’s any doubt as to the credentials of the instructor of the upcoming Colley Senior Complex Gardening Class, then… read more Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Print Article Skip By The Penny Hoarder Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthBet You’re Pretty Curious About Jaden’s Net Worth Right About Now, HuhBradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Sponsored Content Book Nook to reopenlast_img read more

GFF ‘Elite League’ third season starts tonight at Leonora

first_imgTHE Guyana Football Federation (GFF) will kick off the third season of their ‘Elite League’, featuring ten of the country’s top teams, with a double-header tonight at the Leonora Track and Field Facility.After the grand opening ceremony at 15:00hrs, ‘Big Four’ winners – Fruta Conquerors will face newcomers New Amsterdam United from 17:30hrs, and defending champions Guyana Defence Force (GDF) tackle first-timers Western Tigers FC at 20:00hrs.This year, the winners will receive $5M, second-place $2M, third and fourth will pocket $1M and $500 000 respectively.The new season will see six of the top clubs added to the pool of elite teams following their receipt of their respective CONCACAF Club licences in September, including Western Tigers FC, Cougars FC, New Amsterdam United FC, Ann’s Grove FC, Den Amstel FC and Milerock FC.Ian Alves, Competitions Director of the GFF said the Federation is looking forward to a competitive season with the additional clubs and incentives, and that the players also have a responsibility to ensure this is realised.“In return, players have been asked to bring their best game on each match day in order to make the league attractive to the fans. We therefore urge club supporters and football fans in general to come out and experience Guyana’s highest level of football as we continue to grow and develop the league towards self-sustenance in the near future,” Alves said.last_img read more