Community Announcements for the week of November 15

Chili cookoffs, Turkey Trot and more

Chili cookoffs, Turkey Trot and more

Published: Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 01:39 PM.



VFW Post 9983 Holly Ridge

• Fall Turkey Shoots will be held every Saturday at 6 p.m. until Dec.15. The winner in each round will be placed in a drawing for a new shotgun. The shotgun is a Remington model 870 12-gauge donated by Johnny Johnson and Willie Parent of Sportsman’s Lodge located at 3521 New Bern Hwy. in Jacksonville. Drawing to be held during the last shoot on Dec. 15.

• The next Concealed Carry Class scheduled TBA. For more information, visit

The Veterans of Foreign Wars is a non-profit service organization for men and women who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States in combat areas. Contact any member for eligibility rules. Striving to “Honor the dead by serving the living.” Active in many military and community programs. The canteen is open from 3 to 8 p.m. daily with extended hours for special events. The hall is available for rental and catering is available. Special considerations for nonprofits needing meeting space. Support your local Veterans by supporting the VFW, located at 188 Hines Stump Sound Church Rd. Holly Ridge, 910-329-1881. One mile north of Holly Ridge, turn at flags.


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