SSGT Taylor Hoover Memorial 5K
Mark your calendars for the inaugural SSGT Taylor Hoover 5K, honoring one of the Fallen 13 Heroes of Kabul.
Saturday, Sept. 3, at Worthington Park in West Memphis. Food trucks, music, vendors and much more. Race starts at 10 a.m. $30 for adults, $15 for youth.
Free T-shirt with registration. Register online at http://runsignup.com/Rac e/AR/WestMemphis/SSG TTaylorHooverMemorial5 K to support the SSGT Darin Taylor Hoover Memorial scholarship fund.
“Lace up and bring hope” with the return of the CASA 5K, Saturday, Sept. 15, in support of area foster children.
Proceeds to benefit Court Appointed Special Avocates of the Arkansas Delta, a program of Mid-South Health Systems. To register
information, visit www.stearns racetiming. com/calendar or contact Chloe Harrison or Carolyn Slaughter at (870) 702-5951.
Are You Ready for Cornerstone Revival 2022? Friday Sept. 23, and Saturday, Sept. 24, at 6 p.m., both nights, and concluding on Sunday, Sept. 25, at 10:45 a.m. Music and Preaching by Miles Pike (milespikemusic.com) All are Welcome!
Cornerstone Baptist Church, 1105 Balfour Rd., in West Memphis, is “Making Hope Contagious!” Come join us this Sunday for Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. Worship at 10:45 a.m. Sunday morning in the sanctuary (livestream on Facebook), and posted on the church website by 3 p.m. Wednesday Evening Prayer Meeting followed by Bible study in the Main Building and posted to Cornerstone WM Study Group on Facebook by Thursday morning. Join the Cornerstone WM Study Group to join in. No Sunday evening services until further notice. For more info go to www.cornerstonewm. org. Billy Oyler, Pastor.
A special fundraiser for the Marion Animal Shelter will be held on Saturday, Oct. 1, at Angel’s Way Baptist Church, 801 Angel’s Way Dr., in Marion, featuring a classic car show for the community.
Check-in at 8 a.m., with the judging from 9 a.m. until noon. Winners announced at 2 p.m.
Prizes for best engine, best in show, categories for cars and trucks, and a 50/50 raffle. $20 entry for contestants. For more information, see the City of Marion Animal Shelter page on Facebook.
Marion School Board Meetings The Marion School District has announced the dates for its monthly School Board meetings for the 2022-23 school year. The meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. at the Central Office, 200 Manor Street, in Marion. Meetings will take place on the following dates: Sept. 15, 2022; Oct. 20, 2022; Nov. 17, 2022; Dec. 15, 2022; Jan. 19, 2023; Feb. 16, 2023; March 16, 2023; April 20, 2023; May 18, 2023; and June 15, 2023.
Hometown Crawfordsville The annual Hometown Crawfordsville Harvest Festival returns to the Old Schoolyard Park in Crawfordsville, on Saturday, Oct. 8, featuring live music, children’s area, arts & crafts, food vendors and more. If you would like a vendor application, message the Hometown Continued on Page 12 NEWS BRIEFS (cont.)
Charcuterie Board competition, Saturday, Oct.
8, during the Marion Chamber of Commerce’s Hogs on the Square Razorbacks watch party.
See whose board is the best and enjoy some football action while you taste!
Esperanza Bonanza returns this fall to the Marion Recreational Complex, Wednesday, Oct. 26 through Saturday, Oct. 29. All your favorites will be there: Cooking contests, carnival games & rides, a corn maze, live music and more, including Marion native and “The Voice” finalist Barrett Baber in concert on Saturday night.
Global Academy USDA Food Program Global Academy Inc., located at 301 N. 7th St., in West Memphis, is participating in the USDA Food Program. Meals will be available at no charge or at a reduced price to enrolled persons at the above location.
Eligibility is determined by income and household size. For more information, call (870) 702– 7530, or visit www.arkademia.org.
USDA is an equal opportunity
Cornhole League Bridge Church, 2921 Hwy. 77, is hosting a Cornhole League, Sundays at 4 p.m. Entry fee is $10 per person.
Cash prizes offered.
Anyone is welcome to join the league.
Cornerstone Church Service Cornerstone Baptist Church, 1105 Balfour Rd., in West Memphis, is “Making Hope Contagious!” All are welcome! Come join us this Sunday for Sunday School at 9:30 a.m.
Worship at 10:45 a.m.
Sunday morning in the sanctuary (livestream on Facebook), and posted on the church website by 3 p.m. Wednesday Evening Prayer Meeting followed by Bible study in the Main Building and posted to Cornerstone WM Study Group on Facebook by Thursday morning. Join the Cornerstone WM Study Group to join in. No Sunday evening services until further notice. For more info go to www.corner stonewm.org.
Bingo Night St. Michael’s Catholic Parish hosts Tuesday Night Bingo every week.
Open to everyone ages 18 and up. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Games begin at 7 p.m. Smoke free and alcohol free.
Global Academy USDA Food Program Global Academy Inc., located at 301 N. 7th St., in West Memphis, is participating in the USDA Food Program. Meals will be available at no Old St. Paul Services Old St. Paul MB Church has returned to in-person worship services at 10 a.m. each Sunday morning. Please join us for live in-person and Zoom and Facebook Sunday School at 8:45 a.m. each Sunday and Facebook live Bible Study each Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. @oldstpaul church. Join Host Pastor Frederick Anthony and First Lady Eair Anthony – “We are a church that grows people and glorifies