Thanksgiving Meal

Thanksgiving Food Drive-Thru Giveaway Held in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A drive-thru food giveaway in Selma — provides food for a Thanksgiving meal — to hundreds of families. About eight tons of food were given away to about 500 families Tuesday morning at Bloch Park. Vehicles rolled through the park. And got loaded up with enough food to take them through the Thanksgiving holiday. “What…

Thanksgiving Meals Delivered to Dallas Co. Families

From the West Alabama Newsroom– The Selma and Dallas County community comes together — to make sure dozens of needy families in the area have a Thanksgiving meal with all the trimmings. It’s the 5th year the community has marked the Thanksgiving holiday — with a food drive — and giveaway. Seventy year old Percy Neely of Selma woke up…

Salvation Army Gives Back to Community on Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving looked very different for all of us, but every year there are some who don’t have a place to come home for the holidays. The Salvation Army of Montgomery ensured they were able to prepare meals for those less fortunate. They prepared over 200 meals on Thursday and distributed them. The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle fundraiser is still…

Local American Legion Feeds Veterans

A pike road American Legion post is giving back to the community this holiday season.  American Legion Centennial Post 2019 teamed up with Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church to provide meals for fifty veterans. Volunteers from the popular food delivery app Waiter helped with food preparation and delivery. The food was provided  by Jim N Nicks BBQ and Kings Table…

Fire Prevention Advice While Cooking Up a Storm This Thanksgiving

Three times as many home cooking fires occur on Thanksgiving. That’s why fire officials encourage you to pay close attention the goal of getting a holiday meal on the table. The Alabama Department of Insurance State Fire Marshal’s Division offers these tips for a safer Thanksgiving Day: – Always stay in the kitchen while frying, grilling or broiling food. If…