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United Hospice Joins Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce

United Hospice Joins Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce

On Tuesday, July 12, 2011, the Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce presented a membership plaque to Kathy Bennett of United Hospice, who provides dedicated quality hospice care to the Dodge County community.

“The service you provide to the families of Dodge County is immeasurable. Thank you for supporting our community and the Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce,” stated Phil Bearden, Chairman of the Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce.

For more information regarding the services provided by United Hospice, contact Christy Bozeman at 1-800-288-8466.

For more information on the benefits of membership or to join the Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce, call 478-374-4723 or visit www.eastman-georgia.com.

Air Evac EMS, Inc. Joins Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce

Air Evac EMS, Inc. Joins Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce

On Friday, July 8, 2011, the Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce presented a membership plaque to Peggy Rhodes of Air Evac EMS, Inc., a membership based emergency air transportation provider.

“We thank Air Evac EMS, Inc. for their support of the Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce, the local economy, and the community,” stated Jennifer Greer, Vice Chair of Membership Development for Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce.

For more information on the benefits of member in the Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce, call 478-374-4723 or visit www.eastman-georgia.com.

Free Concert:

At the Hawkinsville Opera House, you'll find a free community concert.

The event takes place August 28 at 3 p.m.

For more information, call 478-783-1884.

Live Music at the Opera House

Live Music at the Opera House

August 5, from 6-9 p.m.

Purchase tickets in advance for $25, or $30 at the door.

 

Main Street by Moonlight Street Dance

Main Street by Moonlight Street Dance

Eastman’s newest event, Main Street by Moonlight, is scheduled for Thursday, July 7th from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. in downtown Eastman.

The evening will feature live performances by local band, Soul Shakers, featuring vocalist and harmonica extraordinaire Sirius Glory, drummer and vocalist Donny Screws, guitarists Cliff Lee and Kelly Milner, and bassist Phil Gibbs and a family-friendly mix of blues, soul, and classic rock. 

There is no admission fee, but be ready to spend a bit of money on great local food and your downtown merchants will be open late with special sales.

Local church holds garage sale, raises funds for youth

Local church holds garage sale, raises funds for youth

The fellowship hall of Bethany Baptist Church was filled with forgotten treasures and other odds and ends Saturday as they hosted a garage sale. 

It was to raise funds for Dusty Jones. 

Jones, who graduated from Bleckley County High School this year, will be taking his first ever mission trip to the Ukrane in July. 

He'll be recreation director on the 11-day trip that begins July 10.  Also going on the trip will be Rev. Jim Ward of Lakeview Baptist Church and Rev. Mark Shaw of Limestone Baptist Church.

What is your birthday wish for America?

What is your birthday wish for America?

Happy Birthday America!

...now that you've blown out the candles, what is your wish for America this year?