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are accepted at the Times office, by fax at 735- 1020 or by e- mail news@ theeveningtimes. com. Always include contact information.

– Conducting Logic and Accuracy Testing for the 2016 General Election software at 9 a.m. on Wednesday,

Oct. 19 in the Election Commission Office at 116 Center St., Marion. This testing is open to the public.

2nd Annual Appreciation Steak Luncheon for Pastors, Police and Firemen – Thursday, Oct. 20, noon at Faith International Church, 805 S. 14th St., West Memphis. To reserve your seat call 901-413-4318.

Pastor Anthony King.

Crittenden County Republican Committee Meeting – Thursday, Oct. 20

at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Fidelity National Bank, 330 Military Rd., Marion. Individuals are welcome to attend. For additional information contact John Roberts, chairman, at 901- 485-0964 or e-mail to johnroberts1548@

Loaves and Fishes – Movie night with activities Friday,

Oct. 21 beginning at 7 p.m. at 8th Street Mission for Jesus Christ, 717 E. Broadway, West Memphis. A community fellowship filled with love.

Parents bring your child to a fun filled night with hot dogs, popcorn, soda, gospel karaoke, electronic bowling, golf, baseball, arts and crafts and more.

Jazz/Gospel Extravaganza – The Memphis/Crittenden County Arkansas Chapter of the Philander Smith Alumni present a fundraiser event for scholarships for students of Philander Smith College, Little Rock, Friday, Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. in the Sanctuary at Centenary United Methodist Church, 584 E. McLemore, Memphis, Tennessee. Tickets are $15. For more information or tickets call 870-7330505 or 870-735-8680.

2nd Annual Susan G.

Komen 3.2K walk/run – Saturday, Oct. 22.

Registration begins at 8 a.m.

Walk starts at 9 a.m.

Registration is $5. Near West Memphis High School off Rich Road.

Annual County Fair – Sponsored by the United Methodist Women Saturday, Oct. 22 at the First Methodist Church, 303 S. Carthon, Osceola. Bakery with homemade cakes, cookies, candy, chicken spectacular and Spanish delight casseroles and Attic Treasures will open at 10 a.m. Lunch of homemade vegetable soup or chili, cornbread, beverage and dessert will begin at 11 a.m.

in the fellowship hall of the church. Tickets are $5 and can be bought at the door.

Take-outs are available.

Tickets for a homemade quilt will be available at the luncheon. Venders are welcome to set up in the courtyard. Notify the church at 870-563-2688 if interested.

Harvest Sunday Blessings the Fruit of the Fields – Trinity of the Fields Anglican Church, 100 E. Military Rd., Marion Sunday, Oct. 23 at 10 a.m.

Early Voting – Monday, Oct. 24, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays through Monday,

Nov. 7 at 5 p.m. Polls on election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 8 will be open from 7:30 a.m.

until 7:30 p.m.

Mass Flu Clinic – Crittenden County Health Department hosting an annual Mass Flu Clinic on Tues.

Oct. 25 at First Baptist Church, 2137 Hwy. 77 in Marion. Bring insurance cards and/or Medicate/Medicare card. For additional information contact West Memphis Health Unit at 870-735-4334.

St. Bernard’s Mobile Mammogram Unit – Will be at Crittenden County’s Flu Clinic location Tuesday, Oct.

25th from 8:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church at Marion, 2137 Hwy. 77.

Earle School District Records to be Destroyed – If you have a child who had been enrolled in special education or speech therapy in the Earle School District between May 31, 2009 and May 31, 2010 their records will be destroyed after Oct.

28, 2016. You have the right to pick up your child’s due process records prior to the designated destruction date.

These records will be available for pick up at the Earle Administrative Office. Pick up dates and times are Monday-Friday as follows: Oct. 10-14, 8 a.m-3:30 p.m.

and Oct. 17-21, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. If the time/dates are not convenient for you please leave a message at 870-7928486.

• Trinity Baptist Church Harvest Festival – Saturday, Oct. 29 from 4 till 6:30 p.m.

at 521 Graham St., West Memphis. Lots of games, cake walk, Hay ride and music. Free hot dogs, popcorn, cotton candy, soft drinks and lots of candy.

Annual Italian Spaghetti Supper and Fall Carnival – At St. Michael’s Catholic School on Saturday, Oct. 29 from 5 to 8 p.m.

A Family Affair Health Clinic – Saturday Oct. 29

and Sunday Oct. 30 at New Life, 1093 Hwy. 77, Marion.

Open to the public (all free).

Topics 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Biblical health message, prostrate cancer, nutritionnal, exercise and a cooking course. Screenings 2 to 5 p.m. Flu shots 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Professional advice.

Childbirth educator/labor Doula and more. Flu shot screeings, food free baby formula, Taekwondo games, Glo Germ and more for the kids.

Need a ride? 501-400-0469.

Black Out Ryders Halloween Trunk or Treat – Tuesday, Oct. 31 at Shine Detail, Missouri Street starting at 6:30 p.m. All parents and children are welcome.

DeltaARTS ‘Aladdin JR’ – Performances Thursday,

Nov. 10 at 12:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 22 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. at the Academies of West Memphis Performing Arts Center. For more information call Alex Smith at 870-7326260 or visit

Music at Trinity – Sunday, Nov. 20 at 2 p.m., 100 East Military Rd. Guest Cameron Hicks. Free admission and light refreshments sponsored by DeltaARTS, Marion Chamber of Commerce.

Crittenden County Election Commission

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