Paquita Sarver, left, longtime volunteer coordinator of the Fayette Toy Fund, was honored recently with a prestigious award by the Oak Hill Rotary Club. Sarver was named a Paul Harris Fellow for her service to others through her work with the Toy Fund. The Oak Hill club has taken over the coordination of the project following her retirement. Paul Harris Fellows are individuals who meet high professional and personal standards set for by Paul Harris, who founded the first Rotary Club in 1905. Sarver received her award from Rotary member Fred Jesser. For more on the club and its projects, see the upcoming progress edition, “Gaining the Summit,” produced by the staffs of The Fayette Tribune and The Montgomery Herald. The special publication will be printed in the March 28 edition of the Tribune.
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Energy Express makes impact on students’ lives
Energy Express to him, Matt White says, is all about a “different experience.”
The local Maurices is involved in a project aimed at making the school transition a little easier this fall for foster children in the area.
Children’s Health and Safety Fair scheduled for August 1
Montgomery General Hospital and Dr. Traci Acklin have announced that the 2014 Children’s Health and Safety Fair will be held on Friday, Aug. 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the hospital.
Theater to hold auditions
Open auditions are set for Tuesday and Thursday at the Historic Fayette Theater for the comedy/drama “Belongings”. Auditions will be held at the theater in Fayetteville at 7 p.m. each evening.
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Free concert series
The next free public concert in the Lively Family Amphitheater Summer Concert Series is a performance Saturday at 6 p.m. by popular band Taylor Made.
Energy Express open house set
Energy Express, an award-winning summer reading program serving 35+ children in Fayette County, will host a free open house for members of the Beards Fork SALS community. The event takes place on Thursday, July 24, at 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
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Explore town’s rail heritage
Discover what life was like in one of the New River Gorge’s most renowned towns as you join National Park Service rangers and Operation Lifesaver on Saturday, July 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to explore the historic railroad town of Thurmond.
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