Thursday, January 24, 2013

Walker County Forestry Planning Committee Annual Tree Sale

The Walker County Forestry Planning Committee will hold it's annual tree sale event at the Jasper Wal-Mart Garden Center on Friday, February 22, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Saturday, February 23, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. All trees will be containerized or bare root seedlings and will be available on a first come first serve basis. Cost will be $2.00 per tree. Please call 205-387-1879 or email for an itemized list. Proceeds go to promote conservation education in Walker County.

Monday, January 7, 2013

2013 scholarship applications available

The Walker County Soil & Water Conservation District is now accepting applications for a $500.00 scholarship sponsored by the Alabama Conservation District Employees Association. Applicant must be a U. S. citizen, high school senior, and living in the State of Alabama. Applications may be picked up at the District office located in the Carl Elliott Board of Education Building, Suite 207, 1710 Alabama Avenue in Jasper. Deadline to receive completed applications in the District office is March 8, 2013. For more information, please contact Katherine Patton at (205) 384-0606 or 387-1879 ext 1.