VALDOSTA CHURCH OF CHRIST WILL HOST its Annual Singing on Sunday April 7 at 2pm with ice cream served afterwards. The singing is part of the Gospel Meeting April 7-11 with guest evangelist, Tim Grigsby. Service times are Sunday at 9:30am and 5pm with the Singing at 2pm, and Monday-Thursday at 7pm. Everyone is welcome at any service. The church is located at 1119 Old Lee Highway in Tuscumbia. Call 256-381-0331 for more information or visit

FIRST FRIDAYS IN FLORENCE jumps into April with an Easter egg hunt, music on the Big River Stage, and vendors on Court Street. The event takes place on Friday, April 5 from 5-8pm in Historic Downtown Florence. Dozens of local arts and crafts vendors will be selling unique handmade creations such as art, jewelry, pottery, candles and more.

THE SPRING YARD SALE AT THE SALVATION ARMY takes place April 6 from 7am-2pm. Proceeds help supports members of the Women’s Ministry go to Women’s Camp. Rent a table for $5. Call 256-764-4432 and ask for Shayla. There will be lots of items including a bake sale. The Salvation Army is located at 602 Huntsville Rd. in Florence.