What's Going On

Posted 6/6/18

WHAT'S GOING ONThe “What’s Going On” Section will be featured each Wednesday and Sunday in the Daily Mountain Eagle, and on the Calendar at www.mountaineagle.com. Events are listed by calendar …

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What's Going On



The “What’s Going On” Section will be featured each Wednesday and Sunday in the Daily Mountain Eagle, and on the Calendar at www.mountaineagle.com. Events are listed by calendar date and time as space allows, so guarantee when, or the number of days, an event will run. The deadline to place a an event is no later than noon on Tuesday and Friday. Email information for What’s Going On to Elane Jones at elane.jones@mountaineagle.com or call 205-221-2840, ext. 246.


American Legion Post 9 in Jasper has moved its monthly meeting to Thursday, June 7, due to conflict with the Department Convention scheduled on June 14-17. Will resume its regular monthly meeting schedule on Thursday, July, 12.

Walker County Education Retirees will meet Thursday, June 7, at 10 a.m. at the Jasper Civic Center. The group will recognize members who have passed away the previous year. The meeting will conclude with the group traveling to Pat Morrison's museum for the program "Memories of Walker County."


Third Annual Tallulah Half Marathon will be held Saturday, June 9, in Jasper. Combined with 5K and one-mile events, the Tallulah Half Marathon will start and finish on the square in beautiful downtown Jasper. All athletes will receive a Next Level race t-shirt, and half marathon finishers will receive a finisher medal. For more information, visit www.tallulahhalf.com

Union Chapel Community Center will host a car and tractor show on Saturday, June 9 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. There is a $20 registration fee. All proceeds go to community center. For car information, call Norman Key at 205-302-8969. For more information, call Jennifer Turner at 205-275-4653.

Hodgson Family Reunion will be held June 9, at noon, at Carbon Hill Methodist Church Youth Center (kindergarten). Bring photos, a covered dish and mementos. For more information, call (205) 924-4207.   

Bennett Reunion will be held Saturday, June 9, from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. at Clear Creek Recreation Area located at 8079 Fall City Road in Jasper. Please come and bring enough food for your families, and lawn chairs for comfortable seating. For more information, contact Sharon Bennett McClain at meemawsgrands6@gmail.com or 251-348-8400; Mike Bennett at 251-680-5665; Gwen Pulliam at gspull@bellsouth.net or 205-471-1467; or Marlin Pullian at mnpull@yahoo.com or 205-221-3377. Park phone number is 205-384-4792.


Wright Family and Friends Reunion will be Sunday, June 10, 2018, at Wright Cemetery on Highway 124 near Lost Creek Bridge. Covered dish lunch at noon. For more information, call 205-275-5441.


Alzheimer's Disease Support Group will meet Thursday, June 14, at Samaria Baptist Church, located on 70 East Lake Road, at 6 p.m. The topic will be attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Featured speaker will be Dr. Morris Murray Jr.


Nauvoo Historical Society's 23rd Annual Car Show will be held Saturday, June 16. Registration is set to begin at 7 a.m. at the old Harbin Hotel in downtown Nauvoo. For more information, call Gene McDaniel at 205-697-5652 or email genemc@tds.net; Mary Carey at 205-697-5460; Mitchell McDaniel at 205-471-1051; or Nauvoo Town Hall at 205-697-5890.

Sherer Cousins Reunion will be held Saturday, June 16, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Jasper Civic Center located at 204 19th Street in downtown Jasper. Bring a covered dish and join us for a fun time with your family. For more information, contact Janice Hall at 205-522-8723 or Faye Shirley at 205-544-0081.


Curry Fire Rescue is having Swamp John's on Monday, June 18, from 4 until 8 p.m. at Herman Baptist Church on Herman Road in Curry. Plates are $11. Dine-in or take out.


Walker County Civil Service Board has changed its regular board meetings for June and July to Tuesday, June 19, at 5 p.m. and Monday, July 2, at 5 p.m.


44th Annual Mule Day Car and Bike Show will be held Saturday, Sept. 22. $20 entry fees. Discount for multiple entries under same owner. Registration day of the event will begin at 8 a.m. at the Winfield Middle School on Apple Avenue in Winfield. For more information or to pre-register for the event, call Danielle Miles at 205-412-5568