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The Alzheimer's Support Group meets the second Monday of the month at 1 p.m. at Arabella of Kilgore, 2103 Chandler St.


McCary’s Chapel United Methodist Church food pantry is open every Tuesday from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. for residents of Sabine school district. Proof of residency is required. McCary’s Chapel is at 5758 Old Hwy. 135 North in Liberty City. For more information call (903) 984-5622.

East Texas PFLAG (Parents and Family and Friends and Allies United with the LGBTQ people to move equality forward) meets every second Tuesday of each month in Tyler, in the Genecov Room of the Chamber of Commerce, at 6:30 p.m. PFLAG phone number is 903-330-8901; email address is pflageasttexas@yahoo.com


KILGORE SENIOR CITIZENS club meets the second and fourth Wednesday of each month in the Lions Club Building at 307 Rusk St. All seniors 55 or older are eligible for membership.


THE PRIMETIMERS, a senior adult choir of First Baptist Church of Kilgore, invites any senior adult who wants to sing Christian songs and enjoy fellowship, to join them on Thursdays from 10-11 a.m. in the choir room, located at the back of the church. Enter at covered walkway, go to second door on left. For more information, contact choir director David Berryhill at 903-984-3531.


Kilgore Church Women will have their quarterly meeting Friday, Oct. 26 at First Presbyterian Church. The covered-dish luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m. All women and denominations are welcome.


The Kilgore High School Graduation Class of 1961 is having a reunion on Saturday, October 13 beginning at 10 a.m. at a local party barn. Call Jonny Ferguson at 903-808-1375 for details.


Registration continues for Cub Scouts, boys and girls, age Kindergarten - fourth grade. Call Carolyn Holcombe, 903-984-3675, or come to St. Luke's Family Life Center Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 7 p.m.

Pirtle Flea Market/Trades Days Friday-Saturday, October 12-13, beginning at 8 a.m. FREE BOOTH SPACES. Pirtle UMC, located off Hwy. 259 3.5 mi. south of Kilgore, turn left on CR-146, go 1/2 mi. Call (903)649-4539, (903)984-5240. E-mail pirtleumc@gmail.com or visit us on Facebook



LEVERETT'S CHAPEL SCHOOL 4-H meets every second Monday at 6 p.m. in the Ag Building. Contact Randy Tidwell at 903-834-3161.


Local author and veteran Leonard Reese will be the guest speaker for Book Talk,12 Noon, October 16, at McMillan Memorial Library in Overton. Mr. Reese will discuss his book, "The Nam Within," a narrative non-fiction memoir that speaks to veterans and others who deal with PTSD and depression. Reese makes his home in the country outside of the small East Texas town of Tatum. He taught English and History and drove a school bus at Tatum ISD for 35 years. .A light lunch will be served and the public is invited. BOOK TALK is a monthly event held at McMillan Memorial Library, 401 South Commerce Street, Overton, and is sponsored by the Friends of McMillan Memorial Library. For more information, call 903-834-6318.


MCMILLAN MEMORIAL LIBRARY hosts Baby & Me Fun Time, preschool story time for infants thru pre-k and their parent or caregiver. Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. For more info, call 903-834-6318.


ROTARY CLUB DISTRICT 5830 meets each Friday at noon in Overton Community Center.

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