Current Events

Pekin Volunteer Fire Department will have a fund raising turkey shoot Fri., Nov. 17, at 7 p.m., and a chicken and pork barbecue Saturday. See Pekin firefighters for tickets and details.

The Montgomery County Historical Society will host its Winter Tour of Homes Sun., Nov. 19. On the tour are the Paul Russell house at Troy, Star Bed & Breakfast, and the Montgomery House at Pee Dee. Tickets and information are available at 910-573-8180.

First Presbyterian, First United Methodist and First Baptist Churches of Mount Gilead will host a community Thanksgiving service Sun., Nov. 19, at 7 p.m. at First Baptist. All are invited.

Mount Gilead Community Choir and First United Methodist Church will present a Christmas program Sunday afternoon, Dec. 10. Rehearsals will start Sun., Nov. 19, at 3:30 p.m. in the First Methodist fellowship hall. All area singers are welcome.

There is live bluegrass every weekend at Mount Gilead Music Barn. Showtime is Saturday night at 7:30.

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