What’s Happening in Henderson, Chester County and surrounding areas


Friendship Baptist One Bethlehem Night Dec. 19
Friendship Baptist Church Choir will be presenting “One Bethlehem Night” at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 19. There will be a potluck meal to follow. Everyone is invited.
Republican or Independent Petition Dec. 20
Monday, Dec. 20, is the first day to pick up a petition for candidates that plan to run in the May 3, 2022 Republican Primary or as an Independent candidate in the Aug. 4, 2022 County General Election.  Anyone interested in running as a Democratic candidate in the Aug. 4, 2022 County General Election should contact the local Democratic party who will be nominating candidates by caucus. Candidates for the Henderson City or Enville City Elections on Aug. 4, 2022 will not be able to pick up petitions until Feb. 7, 2022.  Feel free to contact the Chester County Election office at (731) 989-4039 with any questions.
Lifeline Blood Drive Dec. 21
Lifeline Blood Services will be hosting a blood drive from 12:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21, at Piggly Wiggly in Henderson. They will be giving away three $500 Visa gift cards to donors beginning Dec. 1-22 —all donors who give during this period qualify, regardless of where they donate.
Southwest Head Start Applications now
Southwest Head Start is now taking applications on three- and four-year old children for Chester County Head Start in Henderson. No fees for services. Let us take your application by phone: Lisa Brantley, 608-9102; Kristyl Hansen, 608-9049; or Head Start Center, 989-2561.