WTSB - WMPM Community Events

"Where the Stories Break"

1090 AM ~ 1270AM Smithfield, NC 


Updated: December 18th, 2014

The Salvation Army would like your help this year. Help by adopting and Angel from our Angel Tree or buying gifts for the children age 12 or under who are not adopted. You may choose between a boy or girl and get one or as many angels as you are able to help. Church's and organizations are encouraged to participate. For more information call Major Becky Gagne or Linda Toler at 919-934-9102

Fund Raiser Raffle Tickets are available for a 50/50 Raffle that will help support the Free Christmas Day Meal Event. The winner will receive 50% of the total funds raised and the other 50% will assist in supporting the Free Christmas Meal Event. A $1 donation = 1 ticket or $5 donation = 6 tickets. The drawing will be held on December 20th and the winner will be contacted immediately. To purchase tickets please call 919-891-3551 or email jocoloveoutloud@gmail.com.

Branch Chapel Freewill Baptist Church will be having a Blood Drive on Saturday, December 20th from 9:00 am until 1:30 pm. The church is located at 7438 Highway 96 North, Selma. Eligible donors with all blood types are needed, especially those with type O negative, A negative or B negative. To learn more about donating blood and to schedule an appointment, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

There will be a Free Christmas Day Meal given out on Christmas Day, Thursday, December 25th from 1:00 until 4:00 pm in the Edwards IGA parking lot at 721 N Brightleaf Blvd in Smithfield. You can come out and eat with us or take a carryout plate. Delivery may also be available to the housebound and to those without transportation. For more information, to volunteer, make a donation, or schedule a delivery please call 919-891-3551 or email jocoloveoutloud@gmail.com.

Carroll Pharmacy will be having a Blood Drive on Tuesday, December 30th from 10:00 am until 2:30 pm. They are located at 840 South Brightleaf Boulevard in Smithfield. Eligible donors with all blood types are needed, especially those with type O negative, A negative or B negative. To learn more about donating blood and to schedule an appointment, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

Oakland Presbyterian Church will host Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University on Wednesday nights starting January 14th for 9 weeks. If interested in learning more about the class please visit daveramsey.com and click on Classes and then under Financial Peace, click on Find a Class. Oakland Presbyterian Church will be listed under locations. You can sign up on the website or contact the contact person via email.

The Johnston Soil and Water Conservation District is taking orders from the public for it's Annual Tree Sale. Trees available are Loblolly Pines, Eastern Red Cedars and hardwoods. Available hardwoods will include Crepe Myrtle, Red Maple, Yellow Poplar and Wax Myrtle. Orders will be taken until supplies run out. Pines will be sold in bundles of 25. Cedars and hardwoods will be sold in bundles of 10.  Seedling prices will be $10 per bundle. Distribution of the seedlings will be made on Wednesday, February 4th at the Johnston Soil and Water Conservation District Office, Johnston County Agricultural Center, 2736 NC Hwy. 210 in Smithfield. Please call 919-934-7156 ext. 3 to place your order now. Quantities are limited.

The Meadow School Class of 1964 is planning a 50th Anniversary Reunion two day event scheduled for Friday, March 20th and Saturday, March 21th. Classmates wishing to participate are encouraged to contact the reunion chairpersons: Tresa Wook Wheeler at 910-892-7099 or Ann Jones Barefoot at 919-868-5797. the celebration invitations will be mailed in January 2015 so anyone with contact information for classmates living outside the area please contact a chairperson.

Enjoy the Senior Coffee Corner at the Smithfield Recreation & Aquatics Center on Booker Dairy Road in Smithfield each Tuesday and Thursday from 8:30am until 10:30am.  There will be free coffee and activities.

The Smithfield First Baptist Church Soup Kitchen is in need of Volunteers to serve every Monday and/or Thursday. There is a need for cooks, servers, and drivers to deliver meals to shut-ins. For more information, call the church office at 919-934-9771.

The Healing Hope Cancer Support Group sponsored by the Stephen Ministry at Mount Zion United Methodist Church holds meetings each month on the third Monday. Caregivers and family members are invited and encouraged to attend. The church is located at 15772 Highway 50 North, Garner. For more information, call 919-772-8415.

The Johnston County Red Cross is seeking Volunteers to help respond to victims after house fires and provide emergency services to people who are in need. For more information, call 919-719-1703.


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