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March 13, 2014

Camp Viola hosts annual fundraiser golf scramble


Camp Viola hosts its annual fundraiser golf scramble on March 20 at Highland Country Club. Lunch begins at 11:30 a.m. and shotgun start is 1 p.m. Prizes will be given to first-, second- and third-place teams and others. Registration is open until the day of the event. Anyone who wants to sign up as an individual or with a team, sponsor a hole, or make any direct donations to Camp Viola may contact Barron Wood at 678-232-8716, Steve Boatner at 706-302-4654 and Jerry Cleaveland at 706-302-1138.


Troup County Relay for Life


The 2014 Relay for Life is set for 7 p.m. April 25 at the Whitesville Road track, 299 Fort Drive. Teams may register to participate with a $10 fee and raise funds to contribute. To register go to www.relayforlife.org/troupga. For more information can contact Lynn Howard at 706-883-1670 or lhoward@troupco.org, or Karen Smith at 706-594-1659 or chief800801@yahoo.com.


Striffler-Hamby raising money for Relay for Life


Striffler-Hamby Mortuary is selling T-shirts, wristbands and Otis Spunkmeyer cookies, along with $1 tickets for a chance to win $100. Anyone interested should contact the funeral home at 706-884-8636. Funds benefit Relay for Life.


Spirit Night events benefit Relay for Life


Anyone who mentions Relay for Life during Spirit Night events at the following locations will have a portion of their sale donated to Relay for Life.


• Moe’s on Lafayette Parkway from 5 to 9 p.m., March 20.


• Jim Bob’s Chicken Fingers at 108 Corporate Plaza from 5 to 8 p.m., March 25.


• Chick-fil-A on Lafayette Parkway from 5 to 8 p.m., April 7.


• Chick-fil-A locations on Lafayette Parkway and Commerce Avenue from 5 to 8 p.m., April 17.


Spaghetti dinner, art auction to benefit Relay for Life


Kid City at City Light Church, 501 Fourth Ave. in LaGrange, hosts a spaghetti dinner and original artwork auction from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 5. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for children. Call pastor Jonathan McClellan at 706-594-4549 to purchase. Funds benefit the Troup County Relay for Life.


Art N’ Bloom to benefit art museum


The LaGrange Art Museum again hosts Art N’ Bloom, a benefit luncheon that combines fresh floral arrangements and the fine art that inspired the arrangements. This year’s event, a floral interpretation of the museum’s permanent collection and luncheon, will take place at Bisham Manor on May Day, May 1, at 11 a.m. Luncheon tickets are $50 each; tables of eight or 10 may be reserved by calling the art museum at 112 Lafayette Parkway, 706-882-3267. Raffle tickets also are available by advance purchase. Funds benefit the museum and Center for Creative Learning.


Submit items to Matthew Strother at mstrother@civitasmedia.com, at our office at 105 Ashton St. or by fax to 706-884-8712.