Community Calendar

*The Bluefield Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Red & White Dance to benefit their Scholarship Fund will be held on April 25th from 8pm-12am at the Fincastle Country Club in Bluefield, VA. Semi-formal attire, cash bar, DJ and light hors d’oeuvres. Advanced tickets $30 single; $50 couple. At the door $40 single, $60 couple. For tickets call 304-922-2744.

*The Mercer County 4-H Camp will host a 5K race on Saturday, April 26th.  Registration will begin at 9am.  The race will start at the Mercer County 4-H Camp and will travel through Glenwood Park along a partially gravel and partially paved road.  Runners will go through Glenwood Park to the Route 20 entrance loop, near the paddle boat dock, and back to the 4-H Camp.  For more information call Jordan Pruett at 304-320-8619.

*Tazewell High School Project Graduation Class of 2014 is hosting a Poker Run on Saturday, May 3rd. Starting location and registration at the Tazewell Moose Lodge Parking Lot beginning at 9am.  Motorcycles will leave on the ride at 11am.  The first hand will be $20 and additional hands will be $10. We will also be having a 50/50 raffle and door prizes. For more information, please contact Melissa Whited at 276-988-2155.  If you don't have a motorcycle, we will be allowing automobiles to participate by riding in the back of the pack.

*Tazewell High School Project Graduation Class of 2014 is hosting a Car Wash on Saturday, May 3rd at the Bluefield Laser Wash beside Food City located at 1000 Leatherwood Lane in Bluefield, VA.  Bluefield Laser Wash will donate a percentage of sales to Tazewell High School Project Graduation Class of 2014. The event is one of the fundraisers sponsored by THS Project Graduation to raise money for this year’s graduating seniors. For more information, please contact Debbie Stilwell at 276-970-7799.

*Tazewell High School Project Graduation is holding a raffle for a catered meal for four (4) from “Your Grate Escape” restaurant located at 1133 East Fincastle Drive, in North Tazewell, Virginia.  Raffle tickets are $5 and can be purchased by contacting a graduating senior or by calling 276-979-6986.  The drawing will be held on May 5th at 6:30pm. You do not have to be present to win.

*Frontier Communications Community Action Team is hosting a Sabika Bingo fundraising event on Sunday, May 18th from 1pm-5pm at the Glenwood 4H Camp Dining Hall.  Doors open at 12pm.  All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life event.  $25 for 20 games, additional packs are $5.  Every prize is a beautiful piece of Sabika Jewelry!  For more info call Dana Sarver at 304-325-1259 or Mary Wyrick at 304-325-1509.

*Come see the story of the Hatfields & McCoys, a play by Chelsea Marcantel, at the Hatfield & McCoy Outdoor Theater & Park in McCarr, KY on July 24th-July 26th, August 1st-August 3rd, August 22nd-August 24th, August 29th-September 1st.  For more information, visit

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