Here's the lowdown on all that's hip and happening in the Apalachicola River Valley this weekend:
HOMECOMING - Friday, Oct. 5 - BHS Homecoming pre-game festivities, 6:25 p.m. featuring the crowning of Mr. & Miss BHS at Bowles Field. Kickoff against Sneads at 7 p.m. Members of the 1973 state championship team and cheerleaders will be honored at halftime. BHS Class of '92 reunion festivities kickoff.
BIKE, RUN, WALK POKER RUN, Saturday, Oct. 6 - A bicycle, walk, run poker run is set for Saturday, Oct. 6, on the Blountstown Greenway Trail from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Entry fee is $10 per person ($5 for children under 10). Cash prizes for top three hands and worst hand. Final poker hand count at 1:30 p.m. with prizes awarded at 2 p.m.
Proceeds will benefit the Blountstown High School Class of 2013 Project Graduation with 10 percent of money raised allocated for prizes. Call Janis at 447-2615 or Kate at 674-2033 for more info.
JELLY & JAM MAKING CLASS - Saturday, Oct. 6 - Jelly & Jam Making Class will be held at the Panhandle Pioneer Settlement Saturday, October 6, from 8 am – 11am CST. Come learn the art of making jelly and jams. There will be a $20 cost for this class. All items needed for this class are supplied. Call 674-2777 to reserve your spot.
CARR-CLARKSVILLE VFD FUNDAISER - Saturday, Oct. 6 - The annual Carr-Clarksville Volunteer Fire Department Fundraiser, Carr School, 5:30 p.m. featuring Boston butts and chicken dinner plates, live entertainment, a cake walk, cake auction and more. Dinner plates $6, whole Boston butts, $25.