Brundidge council sets holidays

first_img The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Sponsored Content Email the author Book Nook to reopen Council Member Cynthia Pearson said the Fall Festival on the grounds of the Bass House on Thursday night was also a big success and expressed appreciation to all the merchants and organizations that participated.Mayor Jimmy Ramage said he appreciates the way the citizens of Brundidge come together to bring family events to the city. “Wew’re looking forward to the holiday season, which the city will kick off with the Brundidge Business Association’s annual parade and Christmas lighting ceremony on Nov. 30,” Ramage said. “We made budget for the year and for this day and time, that’s good,” he said.Thomas brought to the council’s attention the outstanding attendance at the Peanut Butter Festival on Saturday and said that 40 90-gallon containers of trash plus the vendor trash bags were evidence of the large crowd that packed the town from early morning until late afternoon.“There was probably a ton of trash,” Thomas said. “But the city crew did a great job and Sunday morning, you couldn’t tell there had ever been a festival.”Councilman Lawrence Bowden, who is the president of the sponsoring Brundidge Historical Society, expressed his appreciation to the city for its support and assistance. “It takes a lot of us working together to make the Peanut Butter Festival a success,” he said. “We couldn’t do it without the city and I want to thank everyone who worked so hard to make this year’s festival a success.” You Might Like Election 2010 results Final results of how Pike County voted in the 2010 Mid-term Elections. [table id=3 /] read more Latest Stories By Jaine Treadwell By The Penny Hoarder Published 11:31 pm Tuesday, November 2, 2010 Thomas reported on the city’s financial status at the close of FY 2010 and said the city had done well in difficult economic times.“We’ve had things that have impacted our budget negatively and positively,” he said. “Sales taxes were down, ad valorem taxes were down, excise taxes were down but the funds the city received from Southeast Alabama Gas were three times what they had been.”Thomas said the city only spent 95 percent of what had been budgeted for FY 2010. Brundidge council sets holidays The Brundidge City Council worked from a two-item agenda on Election Day that included the city holiday schedule and a review of the September financials.The council approved a holiday schedule that gave city employees nine holidays, New Year’s Day, King/Lee holiday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and employee’s birthday.City Manager Britt Thomas said that the council could grant extra holiday time on Thanksgiving and Christmas so the council voted Nov. 25 and 26 as holidays and a half day on Dec. 23 and Dec. 24 as holidays. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Skip Print Article Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more