Red Cross taking appointments for energy assistance

The Russell County Chapter of the American Red Cross will be taking appointments for Summer Energy Assistance from 10 a.m.-noon Monday.

To be eligibile, the applicant must meet the requirements for eligibility: be at least 62 years old or older and drawing Social Security benefits or disabled and drawing disability benefits; and have a medical condition verified by a physician.

Appointments are made on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 334-298-3631 after 10 a.m. for an appointment.