NOMINATIONS ARE OPEN FOR THE LONG-LEWIS LOCAL HERO of the Month Award for January.  One person is being awarded $500 each month along with a Certificate of Appreciation to recognize their efforts in serving The Shoals.   Simply visit the Long Lewis of the Shoals Facebook page and nominate someone you feel deserves this  Community Service Award. The recipient will be determined by the nominee post that gets the most Likes from the community at the end of each month.  We will announce the recipient, via social media, on the 1st of the following month.  The Certificate and $500 Award will be given to the recipient at the local dealership by the 10th of each month.

ALABAMA EXTENSION MASTER GARDENER VOLUNTEER PROGRAM is an educational volunteer-recruitment program offered through the Alabama Cooperative Extension System. Volunteers work with Alabama Extension to provide their communities reliable, relevant and reachable gardening information. The 13-week training course is available on-line via Zoom with hands-on afternoon sessions. Extension specialists, agents, local specialists, and certified Master Gardeners will teach the courses.

The deadline to register is January 17.   To register for the upcoming Master Gardener training, visit our website at: https://www.aces.edu/go/mastergardenerprogram2021