Homecoming parade Friday in Eastpoint

Franklin County High School’s annual homecoming parade kicks off Friday at 1 p.m. in Eastpoint, all along U.S. 98. After that, at 7 p.m., enjoy the annual homecoming game, as the Seahawks take on West Gadsden at Mikel Clark Stadium.


Weems hosts mammogram clinic Friday

Weems Memorial Hospital will host a mammogram walk-in clinic from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 19, which is National Mammography Day. Any resident of Franklin County between the ages of 40 and 64 years old, and who does not have insurance coverage, can walk-in to Weems and receive a free, screening mammogram courtesy of Franklin Needs, Inc. Refreshments and educational handouts also available. For more info, call 653-8853 ext. 119.

Be inspired by light Friday

On Friday, Oct. 19 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Bowery Art Gallery, 149 Commerce St., presents “Inspired by Light,” a sculptural show of lights. Everyone is welcome. Light refreshments will be served. For more information call 653-2425.


Blues in the Park Saturday

This Saturday, Oct. 20, six blues bands will perform from noon until 10 p.m. as part of a Blues in the Park event in Riverfront Park. Proceeds from the music and barbeque will benefit area seniors. For more information call 653-3930.


Gulf County Bow Wow Bash Oct. 27

The St. Joe Bay Humane Society presents the seventh annual Bow Wow Bash, an annual benefit for both the DAWGS in Prison program and the homeless animals of Gulf County, on Saturday, Oct. 27. The bash’s Masquerade Party will be from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Centennial Building in Port St. Joe. Guests enjoy food and beverage, masquerade contest (costumes optional), live music and silent and live auction. Tickets, $30 each or 300 for a reserved table for 10, are available in Port St Joe at Bow Wow Beach Shop on Reid Ave. or at St. Joseph Bay Humane Society on 10th Street, or by visiting www.bowwowbash.org