Oct. 21, Noon, Friends Recovery Center Annual Chili cook off, Bee Branch, just south of Choctaw on 65. Chili will be served and judged at noon. No entry fee, $7 for all-you-can-eat chili. Blind judging, trophies to first and second place. Dessert auction at 1 p.m.

Politicians are welcome and will be given a few minutes to speak.

Friends Recovery Center is a residential six month recovery program for men, offering mentoring, classes and restoration through Jesus Christ. Many men have had their lives restored since Friends Recovery Center opening in January 2017. Please come out and support the program.