The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC


September 13, 2013

Edgecombe Events September 13

TARBORO — Edgecombe Events should be submitted by noon the day before publication. Items eligible include notices of local meetings and activities of non-profit organizations, clubs, schools and civic groups in the community. Information should be brief and typewritten, neatly printed or via e-mail. Questions? 823-3106 or e-mail: Leave  a daytime contact phone number.


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Disaster Preparedness

Marvin Daugherty, meteorologist from WITN TV, will be at the E.L. Roberson Center at 10:30 a.m. He will talk about the upcoming hurricane season, typical weather patterns for this area, and how to best prepare for any kind of disaster.

Gift Bingo

The Happy Senior Citizens Club will be sponsoring gift bingo on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the E.L. Roberson Center.

Edgecombe Arts presents 2nd Annual Bluegrass Festival

10 a.m.-6 p.m., Gates Open at 9 a.m., Indian Lake Park. Tickets $20/person, ages 12 & under free. Tickets available now! Pick up at Edgecombe Chamber of Commerce or buy at the gate on date of event.


Walk for Hope

Join us for the Walk for Hope at Vidant Hospital from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Funds will benefit local breast cancer survivors. For questions, call Scott Phillips at 252-641-8313

Democratic Women of Edgecombe County

The DWEC will meet at 6:30 a.m. at Taco Bell for the DC Bus Trip. If you are interested in touring the U.S. Capitol, please call 252-823-8971 for more details!


Chrysantheum (Mum) Sale

The Blount-Bridgers Gardens BIG chrysantheum sale is in progress. Order red, yellow or daisy. $12 each for the LARGE mums. Pick up Tues., 9/24 at 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Contact Candis at 823-5770 or

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