Parrish Family Reunion
The Parrish Family Reunion will be held Saturday, March 3, at the Cook County Museum of History, old post office, 115 E. 4th Street, at 4 p.m. for a tour. From there, they will go to Western Sizzlin’ Steak House for supper, Dutch treat. Those choosing to go straight to the restaurant can meet at 5 p.m. For more information, contact Gail Hughes, 180 Gary Lane, Adel, Ga., 31620 or Lamar Parrish, 5213 2nd Drive, Valdosta, Ga., 229-559-2047.
Free tax service
Liberty Tax Service, 1816 First Avenue S.E., will be giving free tax preparation to veterans, active military and their immediate family members for free, from today through Tuesday, March 6. For more details, call 229-217-0501.
Family and Friends Day
Live Oak Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Family and Friends day starting at 11 a.m., on Sunday, March 4.
Parrish Family Reunion
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