FLORENCE NAZARENE CHURCH IS CELEBRATING ITS 10TH YEAR OF CELEBRATE RECOVERY on Tuesday, August 6 at 6pm with a special live worship performance by Lenny LeBlanc. There will also be a light meal served beforehand beginning at 5pm and everyone is welcome.

Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered 12-Step program for everyone who has a “hurt, hang-up, or habit” such as any type of addiction, codepend-ency, PTSD, grief, depression, anxiety, unresolved anger, self-sabotage, etc. The group meets every Tuesday at 6pm and free childcare is available. ALL CR meetings and events are FREE! The church is located at 102 Fairground Road in Florence (corner at Wood Ave). Please call 256-764-9322 for more information.


THE GREAT ZIP CITY MUD SLIDE takes place on Saturday, August 3 at 3pm behind the Zip City Fire Dept. There will be a 100 ft. Slip n’ Slide into Mud Slop - 30 tons of mud. Games, events, contests, and concessions.

Dennis Odem and the Cadillacs perform at 6pm. Tug-of-War, Mud Volleyball, Tuff Man and Tuff Woman Contest other events, Concessions. All proceeds benefit the Zip City Volunteer Fire Department. 9301 Chisholm Road.