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7th Annual Rescue Day to Feature Fun for Families and Pets

7th Annual Rescue Day to Feature Fun for Families and Pets

 

Fifteen animal rescue groups from around the Middle Georgia area are gathering together April 21 for the Seventh Annual Rescue Day at Tractor Supply Company in Byron, a Save a Pet news release says.

Along with the rescue groups, others are joining them to help get pets adopted, keeping your pet health and well trained, and sharing fun activities to do with your dog.

Along with pet adoptions, there will be a vaccination clinic, children’s fun dog show, pony rides, dog training demonstrations, dog cart demonstrations and rides and information about involved in pet therapy.

Third Annual Spring Swap Meet Set for April

Third Annual Spring Swap Meet Set for April

PERRY, GA.--The third annual spring auto fest and swap meet is set for April 6 and 7 at the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter. Doors open 8-6.

Admission is $5 per person, per day.

If you buy the DealChicken deal, you get four tickets for $10.

See more information.

Nominate Your Town for "Best of the Road"

Nominate Your Town for "Best of the Road"

'Help put your town on the map!'

USATODAY teams up with Rand McNally in a search for the Best Small Towns in the United States.

You can nominate your town online through May 15.

Westfield School Presents Drama and Music Production

Westfield School Presents Drama and Music Production

PERRY, GA.--The Westfield School’s Drama and Music Departments will present I’m Sorry the Bridge is Out, You’ll Have to Spend the Night,” a musical by Sheldon Allman and Bobby Prickett, Thursday, March 22, Friday, March 23, and Saturday, March 24 at 7:30 p.m. in the school’s Recital Hall.  The production is directed by Mrs. Kathy Stubbs, Upper School Drama teacher, and Mrs. Shelley Sanderson, Upper School Music teacher.  Admission is $7.

The musical play centers on the story of characters John Wellgood and Mary Helen Merryman, both painfully naïve, who find themselves stranded near a medieval castle on the outskirts of Steubenville, Ohio.  The play is a madcap adventure with all the classic horror movie characters from the 1930s and 40s singing and dancing to the music of Sheldon Allman and Bobby Pickett, creator of “Monster Mash.”

2012 Pigs and Wings BBQ Competition Free to Public

2012 Pigs and Wings BBQ Competition Free to Public

PERRY, GA.-- The 2012 Pigs and Wings BBQ Competition is set for February 24 and 25.

Competition organizers currently seek cook teams, vendors, sponsors and judges.

The event is free to the public.

Event coordinator Audrey Evans says the event has 60 cook teams and 15 vendors. There will be activities for kids and LIVE music on both Friday and Saturday nights.

For more information, email pigsandwingsinfo@yahoo.com

Perry City Council Planning Session Date Set

Perry City Council Planning Session Date Set

 

Mayor Faircloth announced a planning session of the Perry City Council on March 13, 2012 from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The meeting will be at the Comfort Inn on Lect Drivein Perry.

Georgia National Rodeo Starts Thursday

Georgia National Rodeo Starts Thursday

The Georgia National Rodeo takes place annually at the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter.

The rodeo is set for February 23-25.

You can purchase tickets online or in person.