New Hope Baptist Church 

will hold its annual homecoming on Sept. 26. Cemetery service will begin at 10:30 a.m., followed with regular church singing and morning worship at 11 a.m. The Rev. Earl Holden will bring the message. A catered dinner follows, with no evening services.

The Brasstown Cemetery 

decoration set for Sunday has been canceled. Anyone wishing to contribute to the upkeep of the cemetery can send donations to Brasstown Cemetery Fund, c/o Sherry Hooper, 94 Winnipeg Lane, Sylva, NC 28779.


Ochre Hill Baptist Church 

will celebrate homecoming 

beginning at 10 a.m. Sunday. Eddie Cope will bring a morning devotion followed by special singing and message by Pastor Hunter Gosnell. A covered dish lunch will follow the service.


Live Forgiven Church 

will host a curbside grocery giveaway at 12:30 p.m. Sunday. Pre-packed items, as well as some perishables, will be given until approximately 1:15 p.m. Simply drive up to the parking lot. Anyone can participate and is welcome. For questions, contact Chris and Crystal Akers by email, FoodMinistry@LiveForgiven.Life.