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The Alzheimer's Support Group meets the second Monday of the month at 1 p.m. at Arabella of Kilgore, 2103 Chandler St.


McCary’s Chapel United Methodist Church food pantry is open every Tuesday from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. for residents of Sabine school district. Proof of residency is required. McCary’s Chapel is at 5758 Old Hwy. 135 North in Liberty City. For more information call (903) 984-5622.

East Texas PFLAG (Parents and Family and Friends and Allies United with the LGBTQ people to move equality forward) meets every second Tuesday of each month in Tyler, in the Genecov Room of the Chamber of Commerce, at 6:30 p.m. PFLAG phone number is 903-330-8901; email address is


KILGORE SENIOR CITIZENS club meets the second and fourth Wednesday of each month in the Lions Club Building at 307 Rusk St. All seniors 55 or older are eligible for membership.


THE PRIMETIMERS, a senior adult choir of First Baptist Church of Kilgore, invites any senior adult who wants to sing Christian songs and enjoy fellowship, to join them on Thursdays from 10-11 a.m. in the choir room, located at the back of the church. Enter at covered walkway, go to second door on left. For more information, contact choir director David Berryhill at 903-984-3531.


The East Texas Daylily Society will meet at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 8 at the Tyler Rose Garden Center. Program: Slide show about last May’s “Daylily Mecca” (open gardens event) hosted by several major NE Florida hybridizers. Visitors and new members welcome. Information: 903-670-3302


Mount Tabor Indian Community citizens/members, descendants as well as family and friends are invited to Price, Texas, for a day of fellowship and information. The MTIC reunion is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 30. It will be held at the Hudgens Park community center located at 9696 FM 13 West. During the discussion on the future of MTIC, issues will be raised that will impact the band, its people and the surrounding community and friends in Smith, Rusk, Gregg and Cherokee counties. For more information, call 903-704-0011.

Pirtle Flea Market will be Friday and Saturday, October 13-14, beginning at 8 a.m. FREE BOOTH SPACES. Food available including home-baked goods. From Kilgore go south on Hwy. 259 3.5 miles, turn east on CR-146 for 1/2 mile. Hosted by Pirtle United Methodist Church. Phone (903) 649-4539 or (903) 984-9555; email us at or visit us on Facebook.



LEVERETT'S CHAPEL SCHOOL 4-H meets every second Monday at 6 p.m. in the Ag Building. Contact Randy Tidwell at 903-834-3161.


MCMILLAN MEMORIAL LIBRARY hosts Baby & Me Fun Time, preschool story time for infants thru pre-k and their parent or caregiver. Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. For more info, call 903-834-6318.


ROTARY CLUB DISTRICT 5830 meets each Friday at noon in Overton Community Center. Stephen Dubose is the club president and can be reached on Facebook at overtonrotaryclubdistrict5830.


LONDON MUSEUM tells the story of the 1937 school explosion that killed many students and teachers, wiping out a generation. Located on Hwy. 42 across from West Rusk High School in New London, the museum is open 9-4 M-F and 10-3 on Saturday. Also, check out the daily lunch specials and old-fashioned fountain service at the museum cafe. Visit or call 903-895-4602.


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