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Church plans homecoming service

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SPRING HOPE — Gibson Memorial United Methodist Church will hold its homecoming at 11 a.m. Sunday, May 19. The worship service will feature a former pastor, the Rev. Dennis Goodwin, as guest speaker. The service will be followed by a covered-dish lunch in the fellowship hall. All members, former members and friends of the church are invited.

Sharpsburg calls special meeting

SHARPSBURG — The Sharpsburg Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting at 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 21 at Town Hall, 110 W. Railroad St. Town staff will present the 2019-20 budget for commissioners’ review. The meeting is open to the public.

Middlesex to open town pool

MIDDLESEX — The town of Middlesex will open its public swimming pool at the corner of North Walnut and Stewart streets on Saturday, May 25. The pool will remain open through Labor Day. For information on fees, hours of operation and availability, call 252-235-5761.

Church to hold women’s day program

BAILEY — Red Oak Grove Baptist Church, 6149 Old Smithfield Road, will hold a women’s day program at 11 a.m. Sunday, May 26 with the Rev. Stacy Atkinson of Life in the Word Church of Wilson as guest speaker. The service features music from the New Hope Baptist Church Choir and a special performance by the Women’s Day Steppers.

Food, clothing distribution slated

MIDDLESEX — “Feed the Need,” a free food and clothing distribution, will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 1 at the First Baptist Church of Middlesex’s resource center, 103007 S. Oak St. The Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina and Zaxby’s joins the church in sponsoring the event. For more information, call 252-235-4740.

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