2005-07-20 / Datebook

Datebook

GED Registration

Registration for the GED examination will be held 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 1, at Swainsboro Technical College.

Applicants must be 18 years of age or older. A picture ID and Social Security card must be presented at time of registration, as well as a $55 test fee.

For additional information, contact Nancy Bailes at (478) 289-2248.

Athletic Booster

The Jenkins County Athletic Booster Club kickoff the 2005-2006 year with a meeting 7 p.m. Monday, July 25, at Planters EMC on Highway 25 North.

Plans are being made for the fall football season and annual Chicken-Q fund-raiser. Everyone interested in the high and middle school athletic programs are invited to attend.

Softball Tryouts

The Jenkins County Lady Eagles softball tryouts will be held 9-11 a.m., Monday-Thursday, July 25-28. Tryouts are open to rising seventh thru 12th graders. Participants must have physicals and parent permission forms in order to try out. Forms are available at the Jenkins County High School office and from Coach Purvis.

Gospel in the Park

"Gospel in the Park" will be held Saturday, Aug. 6, beginning at 4 p.m. at the Old Lincoln Park, 546 W. Winthrope Ave. in Millen. Performers include God’s Gang Band, Helping Hands Men’s Group, Perseverance, Helping Hands Choirs, Step Team "Genesis," God’s Anointed New Generation and other local groups.

Admission is free and refreshments will be served. Call (478) 982-5723 for information.


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