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UWHARRIE FIRE DEPT BBQ- Sept. 24, 12 noon- 7 p.m. Adults, $8; Children under 12, $4. All proceeds go to Uwharrie Fire Dept.

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EAST MONTGOMERY HIGH SCHOOL- Class of ’86 Reunion

Classes of ’85-87 Welcome too Let’s celebrate the 80’s together. A night of fellowship with friends, featuring a full course dinner buffet and a DJ playing the best 80’s music. Sept. 24, 7 – 11p.m. @ Pinewood Country Club in Asheboro. $35/ person. Tickets must be purchased in advance. For ticket information, email: jana.faith@hotmail.com

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THE MONTGOMERY COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY- will host a county wide precinct meeting Sept. 22, at 7 p.m., at the Democratic Headquarters, Troy. All democrats are invited to attend.

There will be a Debate Watch Party at the Democratic Headquarters, Sept. 26, 8 - 10:30 p.m.. Refreshments will be served. All democrats are invited to attend.

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VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS, POST 9881- Auxiliary to the East Montgomery Memorial, Biscoe, will host a Meet the Candidate Forum, Sept. 27 at the Star Town Hall at 7 p.m.

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VETERANS SHOOTOUT- Golf Benefit Sept. 28, at Denson's Creek Golf Club. 4 Person captain's choice. Tee off time 1 p.m. Entry Fee $50 per person. Call Today 910-576-1487 Stanly County Marine Corps League raffle drawing at 3 p.m. for fishing gear package.

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PEKIN FIRE DEPARTMENT- Turkey shoot. Sept. 30, Oct.14, 28 and Nov. 11, 18. Starts at 7 p.m. Open House Oct. 9, 3 – 5 p.m.

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MOUNT GILEAD FIRE DEPARTMENT BBQ- Oct.1, 11 a.m-7 p.m. Annual 5K run, silent auction, pork barbecue and chicken. $8 plates.

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EAST MONTGOMERY HIGH SCHOOL- Class of '79 Reunion will be held Oct.1, 6:30 – 9 p.m. Star Town Hall. Bring favorite covered dish. For more info contact Regina Williams Staples at 910-220-7573 or Darlene Hunsucker Hamilton at 910-571-6338

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY CLOVER LIFESTLYES 4-H CLUB- Oct.7, 7 p.m. Haunted Clover Dash 4K. Entry fee $20; register before Sept. 20 and receive a T-shirt. Medals will be given for 1, 2, and 3 place for both categories, adults 18 and older and youth under 18. All participants are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes.

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4H CAMP- Oct. 15, 6 – 11 p.m. Pickin' in the Pines, a bluegrass and barbecue benefit. Live music, a pig pickin', live auction, $50 per guest, adults only event. For more information call or email Erehn Moss at enmoss2@ncsu.edu or 910-652-5905.

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HALLOWEEN WITH ELVIS- Featuring Stephen Freeman, Oct. 22, At the James Garner Center, dinner 5:30 – 7 p.m. Show starts at 7 p.m. $40 cash or checks accepted. Silent auction will be held. For more info call 910-572-2779

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TROY SENIOR CENTER- Diabetes Empowerment Education Program, classes will be held on Thursdays 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. starting Oct. 6. All seniors are invited to prayer breakfast Sept.16, 8:30 a.m. Sept 20, 11 a.m., join the Montgomery and Stanly Center for a “Seniors Horseshoe Tournament.” Bring a pick up food item. Sept. 21, 1 p.m., a Happy Birthday to the Troy/Montgomery Senior Center. Celebrate 30 years of service.

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REGISTER TO VOTE – The upcoming General Election will be held Nov. 8. Voters can register to vote by coming to the Montgomery County Board of Elections office, Montgomery County Courthouse, Room 101, Troy, NC or online at www.montgomerycountync.com/Elections or www.ncsbe.gov. You may also pick up a voter registration form at any Town Hall throughout the county or voters can have a registration form mailed to them by calling 910- 572-2024. Deadline to register for the general election is Oct. 14, 5 p.m.

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TROY LIBRARY- Sept is Library card sign-up month. Juveniles and adults who sign-up for a new library card during the month will be entered into drawings for Walmart Gift Cards. Sign up at Biscoe, Candor, Mt. Gilead, Star and Troy libraries. A book sale will be held in the Troy library meeting room from Sept. 14 - Sept. 17. Browse for books, magazines, recorded books and DVDs during regular Library hours: Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 – 12:30 p.m.

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THE WEAVERTOWN COMMUNITY CENTER- Leach St. in Biscoe is having a community yard sale Sept. 17, 8 a.m. - until. All spaces are $6 with your own table. $9 without table. Montgomery County Agricultural representative will do a presentation on " Growing Your Own Garden" Sept. 17, at 9 a.m. Children are welcome. Voter Registration is every Friday from 11 - 12. $1 donation lunches every Friday starting at 11:30 a.m.

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BISCOE TOWN BOARD MEETING- Sept 14 - Senior coloring at Town Hall at 2 p.m. Oct. 10 - monthly town board meeting at 7 p.m. Oct. 12 - Movies with Seniors "Miracles from Heaven" at 2 p.m. Oct. 29 - 3rd annual Halloween in the Park 4 - 9 p.m. Nov. 11 - Town Offices Closed; Nov. 14 - Monthly town board meeting at 7 pm; Nov. 24 - 25 - Town Offices Closed; Dec. 12 - Monthly town board meeting at 7 pm; December 15 - Polar Express Pajama Party at Biscoe Town Hall 6 - 8:30 - Hot chocolate and cookies; Dec. 23 and 26 - Town Offices closed; Jan. 2, - Town Offices Close; and Jan. 16, - Town Offices Closed

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TOWN OF BISCOE- Senior Coloring Sept 14, at 2 p.m. located at Biscoe Town Hall. Movies With Seniors, Oct. 12, at 2 p.m. This event is free along with free drinks and snacks. Third Annual Halloween In The Park, Oct. 29, 4 – 9 p.m. Biscoe Engaging Seniors Today Upcoming Events; prayer breakfast located at Biscoe Town Hall Dec 14, at 10 a.m. Paint Class located at Biscoe Town Hall, Jan. 11, at 10 a.m. Cost will be $5. Ages 55 and up. For more info call 910-428-4112.

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY COUNCIL ON AGING – Craft project, Sept. 20, Star Community Center, 11 a.m. Craft project, Oct. 18, Star Community Center, 11 a.m. Lunch bunch at Carolina Restaurant, Siler City, Sept. 12, departs at 4 p.m. Cake decorating class, Sept. 22 and 29, Biscoe Presb. Church, 6:30 p.m., call for supply list, $10 deposit. Brunch and learn with friends, free legal aid, Sept. 27 Biscoe Presb. Church, 11 a.m. Bring covered dish. Brunch and learn with friends, Oct. 4, falls prevention awareness; Biscoe Presbyterian Church 10 a.m., bring finger food. Lunch bunch, Oct. 20, Sweet Tee Grill in Troy, 11 a.m.

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N.C. COOPERATIVE EXTENSION – Safe Plates certified food protection manager course, Sept. 27 – 29, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Exam, Sept. 30, 9 a.m. Contact Hayley Napier for registration or questions, 910-576-6011 or hayley_napier@ncsu.edu.

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REGISTER TO VOTE – General Election will be held Nov. 8. Voters can register to vote by coming to the Montgomery County Board of Elections office, Montgomery County Courthouse, Room 101, Troy, or online at www.montgomerycountync.com/Elections or www.ncsbe.gov. You may also pick up a voter registration form at any town hall throughout the county or voters can have a registration form mailed to them by calling 910-572-2024. Deadline to register for the general election is Oct. 19, 5 p.m.

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WEST MONTGOMERY CLASS OF 1976 – Oct. 21, 7 p.m. at West Montgomery Homcoming game and Oct. 22, 6 p.m. reunion dinner at Denson's Creek Golf Club. For information contact Brenda C. Wall, 910-573-6252, or Charlotte McAuley, 910-817-1854.

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HOMESCHOOL - Montgomery County Home School community group of non-profit home educators is open to families in the county. If interested in participating in the free group, contact 910-220-5366 or mocohsg@gmail.com.

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY BIBLE ASSOCIATION – Meets the third Tuesday of each month at the Montgomery County Library, 7 p.m. For more information contact Danny McRae, 910-439-5043.

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COUNCIL ON AGING - Free hot lunch, 11 a.m. – noon, every Friday. Sponsored by Covington Missionary Baptist Church, Troy. If possible $1 donation, to assist with transportation. Contact Covington Missionary Baptist Church at 910-572-2608 for further information. Veteran's breakfast, free, every Friday at Star Community Center, 9 a.m. Crafter's Guild, free, all crafters and hobbists welcome at Star Community Center, every Monday from 12 - 1 p.m. Free, Bible class, Star Community Center every Wednesday, 12 - 1 p.m. All ages welcome. Senior social clubs in the community meet at 11 a.m. every month and are open to anyone 55 years old and up. Locations include, Candor Town Hall, every Wednesday; Abner Macedonia Methodist Church, 2nd and 4th Monday; Eldorado Community Center, 3rd Thursday; Ophir Community Center, 1st Monday; Pekin Community Center, 3rd Tuesday; Star Town Hall, 2nd Thursday; Wadeville Community Center, 1st Wednesday; White Crest Baptist Church, 4th Tuesday. Call Brenda for more information and to reserve your spot, 910-571-0434. Music Night, every 3rd Thursday, 6 - 8 p.m. $2 admission. All ages welcome. Star Community Center. Mon./Wed./Fri. STARWalks walking club, all ages welcome. To sign up call Brenda, 910-975-3252 or 910-571-0434. Bingo and meal, 11 a.m., every 1st Monday each month at Biscoe Presbyterian Church, every 2nd Thursday each month at Star Town Hall and every 3rd Tuesday each month at Pekin Community Center.

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY VETERANS INC. – Post 443 invites all active members or veterans of any military branch with an honorable discharge to join them the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at 443 Troy-Candor Rd. Men or ladies 14 years or older related to an honorably discharged veteran or active duty military person may join the auxiliary. Shadows of the Stars, 3rd Tuesday of the month, 6 – 9 p.m. Bring your CD’s and sing. Also taking donations for a future auctions. Call 910-220-1987 or 910-975-3351for information.

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WEST MONTGOMERY HIGH SCHOOL – The school has established a clothing closet on campus in memory of Shayla McKinnon, accepting clean clothing, shoes and accessories appropriate for high school students. Donors can bring them by the school's front office. They also need prom dresses, shoes; and for boys, suits, ties and dress shoes.

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MEALS ON WHEELS - Volunteers needed. If you would like to volunteer in your area, please contact Brenda at 910-975-3252 or 910-571-0434. 

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MONTGOMERY INK AND QUILL WRITERS GROUP – Meets the second Thursday of each month at Star Presbyterian Church from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. For beginner and accomplished writers. Children are welcome with a parent. For more info call 910-220-2082.

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GUARDIAN AD LITEM – More than 1,500 abused and neglected children in North Carolina go to court without someone to advocate just for them. Could you be a child’s advocate in court? Could you speak up for their best interests? Could you work side by side with an attorney? Could you join 5,100 other volunteers in the state to say “I am for the child”? If so, becoming a Guardian ad Litem advocate could be a great opportunity for you. To find out more about being a GAL, call 336-328-3170 or email april.g.ferrell@nccourts.org.

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EAST MONTGOMERY VFW POST 9881 – Meets second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at VFW Building in Biscoe.

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MONTGOMERY AMATUER RADIO SOCIETY – Meets second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Good Ol Boys Building in Biscoe (behind the Presbyterian church).

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MT. GILEAD MUSEUM - Museum is open 2-4, Sunday afternoons, free.

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BRUTONVILLE COMMUNITY VETERANS GROUP - Regular meeting the third Saturday of each month at the Methodist Church in Brutonville at 1 p.m.

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NAACP - Meeting every fourth Tuesday of the month at Troy A.M.E. Zion Church, 7 p.m.

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PEABODY COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION - Monthly meeting every third Monday at 7 p.m. at Peabody Campus.

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CLOTHES CLOSET - Macedonia Presbyterian Church, all items are free. Open every Tuesday from 8-12 and every third Saturday.

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT- In collaboration with various agencies throughout the county, the Health Department is conducting a survey to determine how to improve health and quality of life. We need your input. Please stop by the Health Department and complete a survey or visit:https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/M3ZGQBP. Ten county residents will each win $50.00 gift card for participation. This survey is open to Montgomery County residents only, ages 15 and up.

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AA MEETINGS - Monday and Wednesday at 8 p.m. at the Good Ole Boys Hut in Biscoe, behind the Presbyterian Church. For more information call 910-220-2674.