Everyone seemed to enjoy the Fourth of July celebration at Traphill Fire Dept last week. The food was good, the music was good and the fireworks were great! The 4-wheeler was won by someone in Burlington. Thanks to all the firemen and their wives who made this event possible. It was a lot of work!
Elk Spur Baptist Church will have a one day Vacation Bible School on Saturday, July 14 from 9:45 AM to 4 PM. Pastor Larry Andrews invites everyone to attend.
Traphill Baptist Church will have a one day Vacation Bible School on Saturday, July 14 from 9 AM to 3:30 PM. Pastor Bobby Trott invites you to attend.
Wayne Overcash will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church on July 15 at 9 AM. Campers in the park are invited to come as they are to worship in this historic church.
The Summer Reading Program at Traphill Branch Library is now underway. This year’s theme is “Dream Big! Read!”. On Thursday, July 19 there will be Story Time with Ms. Becky at 11 AM. The theme this week is “Dreams & wishes”.
New books available at the Traphill Branch Library include “Karma” by Carly Phillips, “Unforgivable” and “Twisted” by Laura Griffin, “The Winter Lodge” by Susan Wiggs, “Courting Justice” by Brenda Jackson, “Danger in Plain Sight” by Marta Perry, “Larkspur Road” by Jill Gregory, “John Smith Escapes Again” by Rosalyn Schazer, “Every Cowgirl loves a Rodeo” by Rebecca Janne, “Peace, Locomotion” by Jacqueline Woodson, and “The Lemonade War” by Jacqueline Davies.
New audio CDs include “Lonestar Secrets”, Lonestar Homecoming”, “Lonestar Sanctuary”, and “Lonestar Angel” by Colleen Coble.
New DVDs ready to check include Thomas & Friends Day of the Diesels”, “Scooby-Doo Pirates Ahoy”, “Nanny McPhee”, “Nanny McPhee Returns”, “Cars Toon—Mater’s Tall Tales”, and “Gnomes & Juliet”.
Welcome Home Missionary Baptist Church has called Kenny Rutherford to be their new pastor.
Get well wishes go to Wanda Kennedy who is having complications after a hip transplant.
Get well wishes go to Guy Brown who is doing well after having knee surgery.
Happy birthday wishes go to Dennis McGrady & Trenton Shephard on July 9, Mailon Nichols on July 10, Christie Cook on July 11, John Shaver on July 13, and Doris Lee on July 15.
Happy anniversary wishes go to Lisa & Mac Warren who celebrate their first anniversary on July 9.
Traphill had a low temperature of 66.5 degrees on July 4 and a high temperature of 98.4 degrees on July 8. There was 1.2 inches of rain during the week of July 2—8.