Cardiologist to speak
at prayer luncheon
The 22nd Annual Mayor’s Prayer Luncheon will be at noon Thursday at the North Augusta Community Center.
The luncheon, with host Mayor Lark Jones, will feature Augusta cardiologist Dr. Mac Bowman as the inspirational speaker.
Tickets are $12 each and can be purchased from the North Augusta Parks and Recreation Department, Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce, North Augusta Community Center, the Municipal Center or Parks Pharmacy.
For more information or for group reservations, contact Nancy Payne at
Dinner honors cancer survivors
The Relay for Life of North Augusta/Midland Valley Survivor Dinner will be held Saturday from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1002 Carolina Ave.
Cancer survivors and their caregiver are invited to join in on a celebration of survival that will feature food, entertainment and games. The menu will reflect this year’s theme, Saturday morning cartoons. Breakfast casseroles, fruit, breakfast sweets, orange juice and coffee will be served.
Those interested in attending are requested to RSVP by contacting survivor chairwoman Kristin Bodkin at firstname.lastname@example.org or Lisa Glass, American Cancer Society community manager, at
Murphy completes basic training at Parris Island
Marine Corps Pfc. Marcell L. Murphy recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Parris Island, S.C.
He is the son of Norma Murphy and Clyde Cooks, of North Augusta.