Do you want to dance? Do you want to party? Stallo Civic Center presents the Night Shift Band with Derrell Fulton and the gang. Great country music! Something for everyone. 8 p.m. every Friday night. $8 includes coffee, soft drinks, bottle water and great company in a smoke free atmosphere. Highway 15 north, eight miles on the left, north of the Neshoba County Coliseum. See you there!

Bingo Night

Calling all senior citizens ages 60 and up. Come join us every Thursday at 6 p.m. for a fun night of Bingo and a chance to win great prizes. This event will be held at the Senior Citizens Building located at Northside Park. There will be a $2 entry fee and refreshments will be served. So come out and have some bingo fun.

Center Hill Cemetery

Funds are needed for grass cutting at Center Hill Baptist Cemetery. If you have family laid to rest here, please consider donations to support the grass cutting.

Donations Requested

The Philadelphia Police Department and the Community Policing Neighborhood Associa-tion are asking for your assistance in donations for school supplies for the children of Philadelphia Elementary School. Any donation would be greatly appreciated.



The Recovery First NA meeting will be held at God's Tabernacle Church every Thursday at 6 p.m. For more information call Ruthie Nash at 601-656-3565.



Anyone/everyone who wants or desires an opportunity to praise and pray to the Lord (shift-workers, etc., and person available during that time) are invited to a mid-week/mid-day prayer meeting every Wednesday from 1:30-2:30 at Yates Drug Store (banquet room) on the square downtown Philadelphia. (Extra parking around the back of the drug store).


Join us at Pentecostal Outreach Ministry for a singing on the first Saturday night of every month at 6 p.m. The church is located at 481 Beacon Place in downtown Philadelphia. Everyone welcome to worship. Pastor is Samuel Fulton. For more information call 601-575-2100.

SWCD tree orders

The Neshoba County Soil and Water Conservation District will be taking tree orders through the end of October. You can come by the office to place your order from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday or call us at 601-656-8783 Ext. 3 and we will fax or mail you an order form.

The office is located at 511 East Lawn Drive in the USDA Building. We are asking that you pay for the trees when placing your order. The trees are bare root trees and will arrive in February 2013. By ordering bulk wholesale we can pass the savings on to you. Proceeds from tree sales will help support educational programs throughout the year.

You can drop by the office and pick up a list of trees that we will be selling this year or if there is a particular tree that you are wanting that is not on the list, we can try to order it. If you have any questions, call 601-656-8783 Ext3.

Mt. Olive Baptist Church

Anyone with family members buried at the cemetery is ask to help with the upkeep of the cemetery. Contributions can be mailed to: Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 11881 Road 347, Philadelphia, MS 39350

Intro to Microsoft Computer Class and Sewing Design Class

An eight-week class in Sewing Design will be offered beginning Oct. 22 through Dec. 17 from 6 to 9 p.m. on Monday nights.

The 2.5 CEU class fee is $75.

You may register Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. or Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. until class begins or fills.

Friday Night Entertainment

Come one, come all and listen to the delightful music by Derrell Fulton and The Night Shift Band. Dance the night away to old favorites, contemporaries, and music written by some of our own band members. Enjoy great company in a smoke free atmosphere. $8 includes: cover charge, coffee, soft drinks, and bottled water.

Join us every Friday night beginning at 8 p.m. We are located on Highway 15, 8 miles north of The Neshoba County Coliseum on the left. Can't wait to see you there.

PCA Rodeo

The Leake County Sheriff's Office and Reserve Officers will have a PCA Rodeo Nov. 2 and 3 beginning at 7:30 event managed by Rafter L. Rodeo, of Arlington. Admission will be $10 for adults and $5 for students, children 8 and under will get in free. The event will be a fund raiser for the Leake County Reserves and to purchase tactical equipment for the sheriff's office. If need more information please call 601-267-7361.

Nursing Home Halloween Party

The annual nursing home Halloween party will be held Oct. 31 from 3-5 outside under the covered porch. The residents ask that you bring your little ghosts and goblins out to trick-or-treat with them during this event.

Beat Line Baptist Church

There will be a singing on Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. at Beat Line Baptist Church featuring Pug Kea Bluegrass Band and the Eddie Pilgrim Family. Come join us for worship and fellowship.

Library Closing

Until further notice the Library will no longer be open on Saturdays.

Ocobla Baptist Church

Ocobla Baptist Church is having a fall revival fun night on Oct. 28-Oct. 31 at 7 p.m. each night. Brother Dudley Winstead will be the speaker. Everyone is invited.

4th Year

Pre-Anniversary Celebration

Shield of Faith will have their fourth year pre-anniversary Celebration on Nov. 4 at 3 p.m. Guest will be Rev. James Morris Wesley. Host is Pastor Geneva Blunt.

Women's Day Event

Women's Day Event at Amazing Grace Apostolic Ministries (15081 Highway 16 East, Suite 1) on Nov. 25 at 3:30 p.m. Pastor is Alene Parker. For more information call 601-656-9723 of 601-575-7754.

Pine Grove Missionary Baptist Church Pastor's Anniversary

The public is invited to Pine Grove M. B. Church on Sunday, Nov. 4 at 3 p.m. for our Pastor's Anniversary Celebration. The speaker for this dynamic celebration will be Rev. Jerry Johnson from Springhill M.B. Church in Union.

New County Lane Baptist Church

New County Lane Baptist Church will have revival services on Sunday, Nov. 4 through Wednesday, Nov. 7.

The Rev. John Sharp will be the visiting evangelist. Sunday night it will begin at 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday it will begin at 7 p.m.

Church is located on Highway 427 near Edinburg.

Rummage Sale

Steam Mill Cumberland Presbyterian Church is having a Inside Rummage Sale on Nov. 1-3 in the fellowship hall. We will have lots of items to choose from. Also will have canned drinks, coffee, bottled water and sweets for sale. The address is 11551 Road 101, Union, MS 39365. Look for signs.


New Black Jack Baptist Church will be having their annual Hee Haw on Saturday Nov. 3 at 6 p.m.

A love offering will be taken up for the youth group. Come see what Grandpa is having for supper.


The annual Neshoba County Wildlife Jamboree will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at the Neshoba County Coliseum. Exhibitor booths will open at 4 p.m., stew and chili will be served beginning at 5:30 p.m. This year's program will be on Wild Turkey Management.

There will be activities for the entire family, starting with the youth archery and pellet gun shoot at 3:30 p.m., laser tag for the kids, exhibits, gun raffles, and the wildlife tasting buffet. Bring a wildlife dish (large family size) for the tasting buffet and receive five free tickets for the gun raffle.

Admission is $2, children 6 and under admitted free. Door prizes will be awarded throughout the evening. For more information, contact the Neshoba County Extension Service office at 601-656-4602.

Carver Avenue Thanksgiving Service

Thanksgiving service will be held at Carver Avenue N. D. Church on Sunday, Nov. 4 at 5 p.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. Charles Griffin. Everyone is invited to attend.

Fall Revival

Mt. Olive Baptist Church in the Stephens Town Community will have its fall revival starting Sunday night Nov. 4 at 6 p.m. and Monday thru Friday at 7 p.m. Bro. Dave Hardy will be visiting Pastor. Fellowship on Friday night.

Retired Educator's Meeting

The Neshoba County Chapter of the Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi meeting will be held on Monday, Nov. 5 at 2 p.m. at the Neshoba County Senior Citizens Building.

Hudson Chapel Church Of God

Pastor Bret Cooper will be hosting revival with Bro. Brian McDonald from Texarkana Arkansas. Services will be held at Hudson Chapel Monday through Wednesday Nov. 12-14 at 7 p.m. nightly.

Thursday and Friday, Nov. 15 and 16, services will be held at Rocky Hill Church Of God 7 p.m. nightly.

We are looking forward to seeing the power of God move during these revival services. We want to invite everyone to come experience the love of Christ and to be blessed by the presence of the Holy Spirit.

Gospel Meeting

The Philadelphia Church of Christ invited you to be with us during our gospel meeting Oct. 28-31.

We have an outstanding gospel preacher coming to be with us. Wayne Jones from San Marcos Texas will be here to help us understand that "Our God is an Awesome God." Sunday services will be at 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday thru Wednesday services will be at 7 p.m.

NARFE Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Central MS Chapter 1251 of NARFE (National Active and Retired Federal Employees) will be held Wednesday, Nov. 7 at 11:30 a.m. at Ronnie's Steak and Grill, 734 Pecan Avenue, Philadelphia.

All active and retired federal employees are invited to attend. For additional information about the meeting, please call 601-389-1946.

Annual Harvest Festival

The St. Paul M.B. Church will host their annual Harvest Festival, Nov. 3 at 3 p.m. All area youth are invited to attend.

There will be games, prizes, food and fun for all. Rev. Sylvester Hampton is pastor.

Annual Harvest Revival Services

Annual Harvest Revival Services will be held at the St. Paul M.B. Church, Nov. 5-7 at 7:30 p.m. Pastor Sylvester Hampton will deliver the word.

Cheese Sale

Neshoba County Shrine Club members will be selling two pound blocks of both mild and sharp cheddar cheese for $10 a block. The cheese will be available from any area Shriner, Browns Discount Drugs in Valley View Shopping Center, online at Facebook page: Neshoba County Buy, Sell or Trade or you may contact Grover Vining at 601-416-6667.

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