New arrivals at CMONA
Community Ministries of North Augusta thrift store has new arrivals of wedding and prom gowns.
Also, spring apparel, including men's suits, is on discount.
The thrift store is located at 646 E. Buena Vista Ave. and is open from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.
People to People
A raffle is being held as part of a fundraiser to send Shykeem Bing, an eighth-grade pupil at North Augusta Middle School, to China this summer for the People to People Ambassador Program.
Tickets can be purchased for $5 each and the drawing will be held June 2. People can enter to win an Apple iPad, $100 gas card or a gift card from Bi-Lo or McDonald’s.
World’s Finest Chocolate is also being sold to raise money for the trip.
For more information, visit the Facebook page “Shykeem Bing, Student Ambassador,” stop by a fundraiser yard sale being held from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at 414 Carriage Lane, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Completes Marine training
Marine Corps Pvt. Nicholas T. Wylds, of North Augusta, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training in Parris Island, S.C.
Wylds is the son of Sandra and Allen Wylds.
Edgefield alliance meeting
The next meeting of the Edgefield County Alliance will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the Edgefield County Council chambers.
The Edgefield County Strategic Plan will be updated at the meeting. The public is invited to attend.
To review the plan, visit www.edgefieldcounty.sc.gov.
For information, call Lisa Anderson at (803) 279-4138 or e-mail