George Wallace, Jr. will be the guest speaker at the Headland Area Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Membership Banquet Thursday, Jan. 15, at The Gathering Place.
George Wallace, Jr. worked in higher education administration for 12 years, and also served two terms as Alabama State Treasurer and two terms as a Commissioner on the Alabama Public Service Commission. He is the only son of former Governor George Wallace and recently published a book about his father titled, “Governor George Wallace, The Man You Never Knew by The Man Who Knew Him Best.” Now in semi-retirement, Wallace writes, speaks and records music.
The event begins at 5:30pm with appetizers and fellowship followed by a seated dinner at 6:30pm. Tickets are $25 each. Make your reservation now by contacting the Chamber at 334-693-3303 or email@example.com.
Carol Bedsole has been chosen Parade Marshall for the 2014 Headland Christmas Parade set for Thursday, Dec. 11 at 6pm. The parade theme is “A Caroling Christmas Parade.” She will lead the parade through the downtown area followed by bands, floats, queens, dignitaries, horses and Santa Claus.
Mrs. Bedsole has been a vital part of the Headland and Henry County community for many years. She has served tirelessly in her home church, First Baptist Church of Headland, and in many organizations and events throughout the county.
Get ready to see the lights this year, the Headland Christmas Parade will be at night again! The parade will be Thursday, Dec. 11 at 6pm. The parade line-up will be at Douglas Park. Santa Claus will visit with children in the gazebo at the town square at the end of the parade. Entry fee for participants is $10 and the deadline to enter is Friday, Dec. 5. Registration forms are available on our website.
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