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Community briefs: Conservative men’s breakfast planned

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Conservative men’s breakfast planned

Tabernacle Baptist Church, 1815 Airport Blvd. W., will host a conservative men’s breakfast at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21. Admission is free and donations to the Republican Museum of North Carolina are requested. To RSVP, visit the Wilson County Republican Party Facebook events page at www.facebook.com/WilsonCountyRepublicanParty/ or contact Mick Rankin at 757-589-4521 or mickr44@hotmail.com.

Spaulding alumni to hold 45th reunion

The C.C. Spaulding Alumni Association will hold its 45-year class reunion Thursday, Aug. 29 through Sunday, Sept. 1 with events in Wilson, Spring Hope and Nashville.

A black-tie affair is planned from 8-11 p.m. Aug. 29 hosted by the class of 1969 at the Darden Alumni Center, 1600 Lipscomb Road E. A fish fry will be held from 7-10 p.m. Aug. 30 at the Spring Hope Community Center, 103 N. May St. The annual banquet is scheduled from 4-6:30 p.m. Aug. 31 at the O.D. Moore Building, 806 S. Alston St., Nashville, followed by dancing from 8 p.m. to midnight at the same location. A family fun day is planned from 3-7 p.m. Sept. 1 at the Old Teachers’ Home in Spring Hope.

The alumni association preserves the legacy of the former C.C. Spaulding High School in Spring Hope. For more information, call 252-478-3376.

End-of-summer party scheduled

The Faithful Brothers from the Pride of Wilson Lodge No. 484 and Charles H. Darden Alumni Association will have an end-of-summer all-white affair from 9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1 to 1 a.m. Monday, Sept. 2 at the Darden Alumni Center, 1600 Lipscomb Road E.

Advance tickets are $15, no tickets will be sold at the door. For more information or to purchase tickets, call Walter Cooper at 252-668-0353, Donna Simms at 252-289-5925, Steven Lockeym at 252-230-7497 or Robert Spells at 919-631-5900.

Basic infant CPR class slated

A class on the basics of CPR for infants and young children is scheduled from 2-4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 3 at the Wilson County Health Department, 1801 Glendale Drive SW. For more information, call Beverly Denton at 252-291-3144, ext. 6286.

Class of ‘79 joint reunion planned

Beddingfield, Fike and Hunt high schools’ classes of 1979 will hold their 40-year reunion from 7-11 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14 at the Wilson Country Club, 4509 Country Club Drive.

The cost is $50 per person and checks may be made payable to Class of ‘79 Reunion, P.O. Box 1161, Wilson, NC 27894. Include phone number and email with payment. A cash bar and heavy hor d’oeuveres will be available. DJ Isaac Evans and photographer Ricky Cox will be on hand.

Dress is business casual, with no jeans pursuant to country club rules. For more information, call Phyllis Leary at 252-230-3011.

Church plans bazaar, health fair

Higher Calling Baptist Church, 4036 Ward Blvd., will have a bazaar and health fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21.

Bridge club announces results

Wilson Duplicate Club results for Aug. 6 are Holmes Smoot and Jeff Gates, first; Sharon and Bob Foster, second; Betty Jon Smith and Agnes Cherry, third; and Judy and Sim Wooten, fourth.

Results for Aug. 8, North/South, are Jerry Woodard and Lynda Land, first; Sharon and Bob Foster, second; and Jeff Gates and Jim Cash, third. East/West results are Ann Ipock and Nancy Thompson, first; Katie Covington and Betty Jon Smith, second; Betty Banks and Mabel Gray Henry, third; Martha Walston and Janet Gresham, fourth; and Phyllis Winstead and John Covington, fifth.

COMMUNITY BRIEFS are published free of charge on Tuesdays and Fridays as a public service of The Wilson Times. Email submissions to Lori Parrish at lori@wilsontimes.com with “Community Briefs” in the subject line.

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