The “42” tournament winners on Nov. 5 were: 1st place Ila Verne Stull & Dorothy Jo Osborn; 2nd place Roy Mercer & Clark Stewart; 3rd place Jim Halbert & J. D. Armstrong; 4th place Zula Hunter & Cora Harkins. Teams not placing but who had just as much fun: Dorothy Holder & Roger Jordan; Loveda Swaim & Grady May; Patsy Thompson & Jeff Parker; Mary Pruett & Billie Jean Pickens; Trey Welch & Ann Parham; Eddie & Billie Flanary; Mary Voss & Charlotte Carmichael; Veda Gosdin & Nancy Moore; Pat Simpson & Alice Lance; and Dortha Beck & Floyd Flanary.

Activities at the Center beginning on Nov. 17 are: “42” and quilting on Monday; needlework, exercise, ceramics, Gospel Music and Tops on Tuesday; health screening, “42” tournament and Atmos Energy program on Wednesday; TOPS, Tops and David’s grocery shopping on Thursday; quilting, bingo w/Wanda, Swap & Shop and Brookshire’s grocery shopping on Friday.

We have clients in need of a good used washing machine and wood for a fireplace at a low cost. If you can help with either one of these requests, please call Pam at the Citizen’s Center. Also, we are still looking for bridge players for daytime games.

Our local fire department has offered to come out to senior’s homes and test their fire alarms, replace batteries, and etc. If you are interested call the Citizen’s Center and give us your name and telephone number for the fire department to contact you with an appointment time.

Kelly Owen, a representative of Atmos Energy, will be at the Citizen’s Center at 11:30 a.m. on Nov. 19 for a program.

Hammond’s BBQ is offering their 10th Annual Free Thanksgiving Meal on Thursday, Nov. 27 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Our hats off to Larry Higgins, owner of Hammond’s BBQ. What a great service to our community!

The Citizen’s Center will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 27 and 28 for the Thanksgiving Holidays.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Brother Jack Mills.

Menus for the week of Nov. 17:

Nov. 17

Chicken Parmesan; Italian Vegetables; Pasta Salad; Garlic Toast; Apple Sauce Cake; Milk

Nov. 18

Beef Stew; Tossed Salad; Mexican Cornbread; Buttermilk Pie; Milk

Nov. 19

Chicken Fried Chicken W/Gravy; Mashed Potatoes; Brussels Sprouts; Roll; Oatmeal Cake; Milk

Nov. 20

Baked Potato; All The Fixin’s; Carrot Raisin Salad; Fruit / Jell-O; Milk

Nov. 21

Ham Slice; Cut Yams; Green Bean Casserole; Slice of Wheat; Cookies; Milk