GHS Homecoming parade Friday at 2 p.m. down Gunter Avenue. Queen crowned at halftime of the game Friday night.

Free COVID-19 testing Sunday, Oct. 18, 1:30-5:30, Chapel of the Holy Cross, 1534 Whitesville Road, Albertville. No symptoms necessary, nasal swab, test kits by UAB. 

Spirit Night, Marshall County Chapter of Jacksonville State University Alumni Association, Tuesday, Oct. 20, at Jefferson's in Albertville at 6:00. All local COVID-19 and Jefferson's protocols must be followed. Speakers to include Assistant Athletic Director for Broadcasting Mike Parris and Marching Southerners Director Dr. Ken Bodiford. For info, email Ricky Smith at

Drive thru retirement event for RSVP's Jean Ann Moon, Wednesday, October 21, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at the new RSVP building north of the river bridge. Cards and letters encouraged.

Fall Concert Series, Thursday, Oct. 22, 6:30-8:30, Errol Allan Park, Gunter Ave., Joe Cagle. Bring chair. Hosted by Mtn. Valley Arts Council.

Member Appreciation Cookout, Friday, Oct. 30, from 11:00-1:00 at Lake Guntersville Chamber of Commerce.

Candlelight vigil for domestic violence, Thursday, Oct. 22, at 6 p.m. on the Albertville Courthouse steps. Hosted by Domestic Violence Crisis Services or the services they offer those affected by Domestic Violence, they can be reached at (256) 891-9864.

Trunk-or-Treat, Warrenton United Methodist Church, 102 Warrenton Shores Drive, Guntersville, October 31, 4:00–6:00 p.m. Candy, hot dogs more.

Drive Thru Trunk or Treat at Claysville School, Thursday, Oct. 29, from 5-7 p.m. sponsored by Henryville United Methodist Church. Drive thru prayer station also available.

Grant Library trick or treat, 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31.

Grant First Baptist trunk-or-treat, Saturday, Oct. 31. Inflatables, hot dogs, chips, and beverages.

New Life United Methodist drive through only trunk-or-treat Oct. 31, 3:00-4:30 p.m. 

G'ville Rec Center youth basketball signup through Saturday, Oct. 16. Ages 5-12. Fee $70 per players. For info, call the Rec Center at 256-571-7590.

Civitan Pumpkin Patch runs through Oct. 31. Corner lot on Gunter Avenue next to Rock House. Open 11 a.m. until 6:30 daily. Joint project of Lake City Civitans and Guntersville Ladies Civitans.

Christmas Coalition seeking sponsors for about 1,500 children. For info, visit or call the Marshall County Christmas Coalition office at 256-582-9998.

FOP Lodge Fish Fry, Saturday, Oct. 24, 11 a.m. until 7 p.m., Lodge at 2201 Browns Valley Road. Catfish plates $12 each. Benefits charities including Shop with a Cop and local scholarships. For info, call 256-302-4351.

Union Grove Masonic Lodge #320 turkey shoots every Saturday in October starting at 9 a.m. $5 per shot. Across Union Grove Road from Reed Construction.

Guntersville Museum taking entries for Festival of Trees, to run mid-November through New Year's. For info or to reserve a spot, call Julie Patton at (256) 571-7597.

G'ville varsity football hosts West Point Friday.

DAR football at Randolph Friday night.

Asbury football at Fyffe Friday night.

Douglas football hosts Crosville Friday night.

Brindlee football at Plainview Friday night.

Pink Pumpkin Run going virtual this year. Swag bag for participants. Register at with early-bird pricing through Sept. 30. For more info, call 256.571.8026 or email

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