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Archive Number 5 - Legacy messages sent to the Gurley Community From : 12/19/2005 To : 05/10/2006
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The Webmaster D. G. Schneider
First Name :   Gina
Last Name :   Hurst
URL (optional) :   http://gurleyalabama.contactez.net
Comment :   ART TALK with BETH PHILYAW, Interior Designer - Thursday, May 18th, 6:00 to 7:30 PM
Observation :   Please join us for an informal gathering with Interior Designer, Beth Philyaw, ASID. She will discuss her creative approach to integrating Interiors and Art.
Your mention :   Thursday, May 18th, 6:00 to 7:30 PM. A brief program will begin at 6:30 followed by an open forum for questions.
Other statement :   Meridian Arts Gallery 305 Jefferson St. Huntsville, AL 35801 (256)534-7475
E-mail (optional) :   05-03-06
First Name :   The Perrys And Celebration
Last Name :   The Perrys And Celebration
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Comment :   May 26th, 2006- Friday 7:00 P.M. First Baptist Church 26670 5th street Ardmore, AL 256-931-2000
Observation :   A Love offering will be taken
Your mention :   May 26th, 2006- Friday 7:00 P.M. First Baptist Church
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E-mail (optional) :   05-03-06
First Name :   Craig
Last Name :   Gurley
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Comment :   I am looking for any information that anyone might have on a Joel Gurley from possibly Buncombe Co, NC b. abt.1800.
Observation :   He eventually settled in Marshall Co., MS. Please contact me if you have traced any leads back to him or his family.
Your mention :   Thank you
Other statement :   To contact Craig remove NOSPAM
E-mail (optional) :   memphiscop@NOSPAMaol.com
First Name :   Gurley Lioness
Last Name :   Club 04-21-06
URL (optional) :   http://gurleyalabama.contactez.net/library.html
Comment :   Gurley Library 5K Challenge & 1 Mile Fun Run. Saturday, May 13, 2006 - 5K run 7:00 to 7:50 and fun run 7:00 to 8:45 am
Observation :   5K Challenge and 1 Mile Fun Run to support the Gurley library. Proceeds to benefit the Gurley Library.
Your mention :   5K run is pre-registration before May 6 and on the race day. 1 Mile fun run is pre-registration and race day.
Other statement :   Entry forms can be picked up at the Gurley Library and can also be downloaded from the library website http://hpl.lib.al.us
E-mail (optional) :   http://gurleyalabama.contactez.net/lioness.html
First Name :   Mickey
Last Name :   Bell
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Comment :   What a great resource for the people of Gurley, Alabama and those wanting more information about this area. You are doing a great job!
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First Name :   Celia
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Comment :   Community-wide Easter egg hunt First Baptist Church of Gurley 185 Joplin Street Ages 2-12 Saturday, April 15 at 2 PM
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First Name :   Toy
Last Name :   Brindley
URL (optional) :   April 12 2006
Comment :   Maundy Thursday Thursday April 13th Cumberland Presbyterian Church Time: 7: p.m. Corner of College street and Section Line in Gurley
Observation :   Good Friday Friday April 14th First Baptist Church Time: 7: p.m. Corner of Joplin street and Wood street in Gurley
Your mention :   Easter Sunrise Sunday April 16th Methodist Church Time: 6:30 a.m. Corner of College street and Taylor street in Gurley
Other statement :   Breakfast will be served at the Cumberland Presbyterian Church following the Easter Sunrise service.
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First Name :   K.
Last Name :   Porter
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Comment :   I m reseaching the Gurley line of Rev. William Gurley who was a methodist paster in Ohio and may have descendents in AL.
Observation :   Im also looking for a copy of his memoirs titled The Memoirs of the late Rev. William Gurley
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Other statement :   Remove NOSPAM to contact K. Porter
E-mail (optional) :   porterkimscott@NOSPAMyahoo.com
First Name :   Susan
Last Name :   Crisler
URL (optional) :   http://www.savethemountains.org
Comment :   I was researching some other towns that are fighting the effects of rock quarries and came across a very information website:
Observation :   http://www.savethemountains.org These Californian residents are fighting a similar battle with the Vulcan Materials Company.
Your mention :   Im not sure if this is the same Vulcan company that is attempting to establish the quarry in Gurley, but the website contains a wealth of information.
Other statement :   Feel free to share this link with the Citizens of Gurley. Good luck!
E-mail (optional) :   February 23 1006
First Name :   Debbye
Last Name :   Chatman
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Comment :   I am a Keel descendant and found this sight looking on internet for info on the legend of lost gold on Keel Mtn.
Observation :   Would love to find a copy of the Paint Rock Valley Pioneers. Also, anyone that could supply any genealogical info on the Keels, please contact me. Thanks
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Other statement :   To contact Debbye remove NOSPAM from the email address:
E-mail (optional) :   mdchatNOSPAM@highstream.net
First Name :   Craig
Last Name :   Gurley
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Comment :   Im researching my family history and ran across this site. Its so cool.
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Other statement :   To contact Craig remove NOSPAM from his email address:
E-mail (optional) :   memphiscopNOSPAM@aol.com
First Name :   Meridian Arts Gallery
Last Name :   Conservation Framing
URL (optional) :   http://gurleyalabama.contactez.net
Comment :   Please join us for an informal gathering to discuss the value of Conservation Framing.
Observation :   Our professional picture framers will discuss the use of materials that best protect and maintain art, collectable or sentimental, from damage.
Your mention :   If it is worth framing, it is worth protecting. There will also be an open forum for questions.
Other statement :   Thursday, February 23 - 6:00 to 7:30 pm - 305 Jefferson St. Huntsville, AL 35801 - 534-7475
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First Name :   FIGURE SCULPTING CLASS
Last Name :   BEGINNERS WELCOME!
URL (optional) :   http://gurleyalabama.contactez.net
Comment :   Students will work from life to produce a 50%, full scale figure in clay. Instructor: EVERETT COX
Observation :   Dates: Feb. 21 - Mar. 23, 2006 Tues. and Thurs. 6-9pm
Your mention :   Bring tape measure, wear comfortable shoes, studio clothing, smock or apron. Class Space Limited to 10.
Other statement :   MERIDIAN ARTS - 370 Little Cove Rd. Gurley, AL 35748 - Tel: 776-4300
E-mail (optional) :   776-4300
First Name :   Robert A
Last Name :   Quinn
URL (optional) :   01-24-06
Comment :   Hello, Im looking for descendants of Joseph Criner Gurley who married his 2ND cousin Josie Lee Warren in 1884.
Observation :   Perhaps you may of had contact with this family? Im related. Sincerely,
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Other statement :   To contact Robert replace NO@SPAM by @ in his email address:
E-mail (optional) :   tacabobNO@SPAMyahoo.com
First Name :   Bill
Last Name :   Walker
URL (optional) :   http://gurleyalabama.contactez.net/LostGoldofKeelMountain.html
Comment :   The vocalist and artist, Dan Sachs, has been playing the guitar and singing and writing songs since he was eighteen years old.
Observation :   His voice resonates a clear, deep, and pure tone, perfect for folk songs and ballads. This song is dedicated to the fine folks of Gurley and to the ancestors who preceded them.
Your mention :   The preservation of a towns history and heritage is one of the most precious gifts we can leave those generations who will follow us. It is everyones responsibility to keep it alive.
Other statement :   The song, Lost Keel Mountain Gold, was inspired by the colorful story of a legend of lost treasure. The story has passed down through several generations. It can also be found on the National Treasure Hunters website.
E-mail (optional) :   01-19-06
First Name :   Citizens for a Better Gurley
Last Name :   Citizens for a Better Gurley
URL (optional) :   http://gurleyalabama.contactez.net/ADEMandMNCorp.html
Comment :   Town meeting with Lowell Barron At Gurley Library (Behind Piggly Wiggly) Monday January 16th at 5:30 p. m.
Observation :   See you all there!
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E-mail (optional) :   January 11 2006
First Name :   Billy
Last Name :   Alexander
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Comment :   I found this web site very uplifting. It is good to see things like this when I live in another state. The only thing I am disapointed in is that the site makes it look like captain Gurley was the first to settle there.The truth of it is someone needs...
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Other statement :   The webmaster: I would love for you to share with us the information you have. Send me an email if you decide to share your information on the Gurley web site.
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First Name :   Joyce S.
Last Name :   Roberts
URL (optional) :   12-30-2005 - Happy New Year
Comment :   I would like to locate a copy of the book entitled Paint Rock Valley Pioneers, authored by Kittye Vandiver Henshaw, Evelyn Rochelle, and Addie Shaver (1986).
Observation :   This book is a directory of Alabama cemeteries and believed to be out of print at this time.
Your mention :   I appreciate any assistance you can render in this attempt at locating a copy of the above book for my friend.
Other statement :   If you have a copy you would be willing to sell, please contact Joyce Roberts at (256) 427-5091 (days). To contact Joyce replace NO@SPAM by @ in her email address:
E-mail (optional) :   Joyce.RobertsNO@SPAMhsvcity.com
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