Tuesday, Aug. 2nd - National Night Out. 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Heritage Center. Speaker will be Sheriff’s Lt. Brian Duckworth, free hot dogs, Miss Lumbee Whitney McFarland, Lauren Miller, unveiling of our new community watch plan “cops helping cops,” and door prize drawings. Fight crime and beat the heat indoors at National Night Out.
Also … Tuesday-Thursday, Aug. 2-4, Fairmont High School’s Freshmen Transition Academy. Orientation of all incoming Fairmont High School freshmen. 8:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m. each day out at the high school.
Friday, Aug. 5th- family movie night with “Shrek Forever After” at 8:30 p.m. FDC Pavilion in the Park. Bring a chair/snacks and enjoy it with us on the big screen.
Saturday, Aug. 6th - Senior Bingo. 1:00-3:00 p.m. at The Heritage Center.
Also, back by popular demand … MWF. 5:30 p.m. Up at Fairmont Middle School gym. Don’t miss all the action.
Tuesday, Aug. 9th - DMV mobile van in Town Hall parking lot 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 10th - “Jamming in the Park” youth music concert. Various groups will perform. 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Free ice cream/sodas to all who attend.
Tuesday, Aug. 16th - Town Board meeting. 6:00 p.m. in the council chambers at Town Hall.
Thursday, Aug. 18th - Community Watch meeting. “Cops helping cops” plan begins/explained to public. Please attend.
Friday, Aug. 19th - 1st day back for teachers. You have our best wishes and support in your task of educating and improving the lives of our community children. God bless all our teachers, administrators, coaches.
Thursday, Aug. 25th - 1st day of school for students. Have a great year kids!!!
And in addition to all the above excitement, Friday nights will be filled with high school football. Here’s August’s games:
11th- Robeson County Jamboree- 7:30 p.m. Purnell Swett High School field.
19th- Union – away 7:30 p.m.
26th- Hobbton- home 7:30 p.m.
Sept. Sneak preview
Monday, Sept 5th - Labor Day sidewalk sale. 7-12. Street bargains, food, music by Dr. Electrode.
Saturday, Sept 10th - 10th Anniversary 9/11 Tribute, parade/memorial program/concert. 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Make you plans now to attend this very special and touching event.
Radio shows (every Saturday at noon on 100.9 FM. Or at www.fairmontnc.com).
July 30th- Chief Danny Parker- Community Watch & National Night Out.
Aug 6th- Whitney McFarland- Miss Lumbee.
Aug 13th- Kent Prater- new Fairmont High School principal.
Aug 20th- Keith Wood- Fairmont High School head football coach.
Enjoy August, don’t sweat too much, and keep on reading the Bugle.
- Charles Kemp is the mayor of Fairmont.