Poe shares about House of Hope at Exchange Club

first_img You Might Like Print Article By Jaine Treadwell Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Book Nook to reopen Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits CHAMPIONS: Patriots sweep Glenwood to claim crown Trevor Barron dove across home plate to score the 11th and final run in Pike Liberal Arts’ 11-1 win over… read more From there, these women will transition into the community.“They will go to church in the community and, hopefully, find employment,” Poe said. “The length of time they will spend at the House of Hope will depend on how long it takes them to make that transition — for them to put their lives back together after struggling with addictions.”Tracy Schenck, who is a Teen Challenge graduate, will be the director of House of Hope.“Tracy is already a part of the community,” Poe said. “She attends The Vine church in Troy. She has been successfully completed Teen Challenge and is the one to successfully direct House of Hope.”Poe said, if all goes as planned, House of Hope will open in July.“We still have a lot of work to do and there are needs to be met,” she said.Two air conditioning units are needed, as are furniture and household items.“Volunteer labor would be greatly appreciated,” Poe said, with a smile.Monetary donations may be made to House of Hope at Troy Bank & Trust locations. Checks should be made to Tennille United Methodist Church, Adult/Teen Challenge, Brundidge. The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Email the author Published 3:00 am Friday, May 11, 2018 “Eighty-two percent of those who successfully complete the program remain free of their addictions after five years,” Poe said.The House of Hope is a facility for up to 10 women who have alcohol and drug additions. There are two aspects of the Brundidge facility.“One aspect is crisis situations,” Poe said. “When a person needs immediate attention, she can be evaluated at the House of Hope and recommended for one of three Adult/Teen Challenge recovery facilities in the state. The time that she spends at the House of Hope will be limited.“The other aspect is that women, who have successfully completed the Adult/Teen Challenge recovery program at another facility but are not ready transition into the community, will come to House of Hope.”center_img By The Penny Hoarder Poe shares about House of Hope at Exchange Club The vacant house on the corner of South Main and Lee streets in Brundidge caught Poe’s eye and she knew almost immediately that it was a house where hope could abide.The couple purchased the house and is in the process of renovating it as a women’s Adult /Teen Challenge facility.Poe told the Exchange Club members that Adult/Teen Challenge is an addiction recovery program that has the highest success rate of any addiction recovery program. Mary Poe, co-founder of House of Hope with her husband, Bobby, was the program guest at the Troy Exchange Club Thursday. She is pictured with Chris McVay, Exchange Club, president-elect, and Donna Jones, right, club member and Alabama District Exchange Club president. Latest Stories Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Sponsored Content Where there is opportunity, there is hope.Mary Poe and her husband took advantage of an opportunity. Now, there is the House of Hope.Poe, the featured speaker at the Wednesday meeting of the Troy Exchange Club, told the club members that, when opportunity presented itself, she and her husband, Bobby, were more than willing to take advantage of it. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

Spafford Gets Ready For Two-Night Hometown Halloween Run

first_imgSpafford continues their current ascent in the jam world as they play their Halloween run for their hometown fans in Phoenix, AZ at Last Exit Live on 10/28 and10/29. Coming off the heels of announcing a tour as opening support for jam titans Umphrey’s McGee on a number of dates, as well as a two-night stint as support for Lotus in Chicago, Spafford heads into this traditional Halloween run with a ton of momentum and plenty of anticipation to whet your musical appetite.Spafford And The Magic Beans Are Teaming Up For A Two-Night, Post-Phish New Year’s Run In NYCComing off another stellar run in Colorado, the four-piece band, comprised of Brian Moss (Guitar), Jordan Fairless (Bass), Red Johnson (Keys), and Nick Tkacyk (Drums) is playing at the top of their game, with no peak in sight. According to Fairless, one of the things that makes the band unique is “the diversity and freedom that comes from having five different song writers/lyricists in the band which never really conform to any one specific genre.”The group also recently announced a pair of New Year’s run post-Phish shows in New York City with fellow up and coming act The Magic Beans, which will also mark the first time the band will play The Big Apple (purchase tickets here). Big things are happening for the gentlemen of Spafford, as they grind their way to the top of the jam scene.These hometown Halloween performances promise to be even that much more special with major bust-outs, new covers, and the all-out improvisational excursions the band has become known for. Tickets are on sale now. Do not miss out on these shows!Purchase tickets for the October 28th show here.Purchase tickets for the October 29th show here.last_img read more

How to save money when you’re short on time

first_img 15SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr If you’re working two and three jobs or constantly busy, saving money isn’t always easy. Sometimes you need to spend time to reduce your expenses. If you have to choose, focus your time on the biggest gains for your time.As Time Magazine points out in its finance column, most efforts to save money require time. It takes time to cook at home instead of eating fast food. It takes time to research car repairs you can do yourself. It takes time to call your utility companies to lower your bills. If you’re running short on time, pick the efforts to reduce your expenses that will give you the most benefit in the least amount of time.I spent an hour researching a car part for my Volvo. If I bought this part refurbished locally, it would have cost me $765. I found a brand-new, aftermarket version for $45 online that had stellar reviews. I saved $720 by spending one hour of my life exploring my options. I would not spend this amount of my time researching the shovel I just bought at my local hardware store for $70. I bought the shovel based entirely on the fact that there was just one model to choose from. continue reading »last_img read more