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BOSTON BUTTS FOR LABOR DAY
PICK-UP SATURDAY, AUGUST 31, 2019
Ticket Sales begin August.
BARRETT ROAD UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
615 BARRETT ROAD
(West Selma, turn right off Old Orrville Road or left off Old Marion Junction Road.)
This year, we’re giving all the great anglers in the Black Belt plenty of time to have a shot at winning a great prize in our Best Black Belt Fish Photo Contest. The deadline is not until Sept. 11, but you’ll want to enter as soon as you can to give your friends and family time to vote for you. Visit alabamablackbeltadventures.org/bestblackbeltfishcontest to upload your photo or to vote for your favorite entry. You can vote once per day, per entry, per email address. The winner will receive a half-day guided fishing trip at Lake Eufaula led by expert fisherman Tony Adams and a night at beautiful Lakepoint State Park. The prize package is worth $430.
The contest is open to any type fish taken in Alabama’s Black Belt. Best Black Belt Fish Photo Contest winners from 2017 and 2018 are not eligible. The Black Belt includes the following counties: Barbour, Bullock, Butler, Choctaw, Clarke, Conecuh, Crenshaw, Dallas, Greene, Hale, Lee, Lowndes, Macon, Marengo, Monroe, Montgomery, Perry, Pickens, Pike, Russell, Sumter, Tuscaloosa and Wilcox.
Farmers Market Season
The Dallas County Farmers’ Market will officially be opened for its 2019 season beginning on Saturday, June 1, 2019. The market will be opened on Tuesday’s, Thursday’s and Saturday’s beginning June 1 – November 15, 2019, from 6:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. or until the last vendor sells out. The market is located at Bloch Park on Dallas Avenue in Selma. For more information or if you have questions, please contact the market manager at 334-518-0346.
The Selma-Dallas County Historic Preservation Society is having a Salad Luncheon on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 from 11:00 - 2:00. It is being held at Cornerstone Presbyterian Church Nutrition Center, Lauderdale Street entrance. Purchase a $10 ticket and take a break from your usual lunch to enjoy a large variety of salads. Plus all proceeds go to the maintenance and upkeep of many historic projects. Call for your tickets. Jewell Williamson, Broker, Cornerstone Realty, LLC, 519 Lauderdale Street, (334)872-0441 (O), (334)872-0004 (F), (334)412-6154 (M)