Of Local Interest
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 1:00 AM
An eight week "Basic Automotive Repair" class is being offered at the Career-Tech (formerly Vo-Tech) Center. Tentatively the class will meet on Wednesdays from 6 to 9:15 p.m., beginning March 20. 2.5 CEUs will be given for this course. The cost is $75 due at registration.
A minimum number of people must register for the class to make. For more information on registering, you may contact us Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. or Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. at 601-656-8544.
Sewing Design Class
An eight week Sewing Design class is being offered at the Career-Tech (formerly Vo-Tech) Center. Tentatively the class will meet on Mondays from 6-9:15 p.m. beginning March 18. 2.5 CEUs will be given for this course. The cost is $75 due at registration. A minimum number of people must register for the class to make. For more information on registering, you may contact us Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. or Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. at 601-656-8544.
Neshoba Central High School Class of '73
Our class reunion is coming up May 4. Organizers need a head count for the caterers. Please send in your money and profile sheets before March 15. If you are unable to attend, we would still like to have your profile sheet. Everyone, please help us make this the best reunion yet. The next meeting will be April 1 at Ronnie's Steak and Grill at 6 p.m.
Junior Auxiliary will be hosting annual Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday March 24 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Northside Park. We are asking for a $2 donation per child. All proceeds will be going to the Philadelphia Boys and Girls Club. Bring cameras as the Easter Bunny will make special appearance.
Registration for Preschool
First United Methodist Church Weekday Children's Ministry will hold registration in March for toddler and Preschool classes. So stop on by and fill out an application. Registration fee is $50. If you have any questions, please call 601-656-1417.
NCHS Class of 1988
Attention Neshoba Central class of 1988. It's time for your 25th class reunion! The date chosen is June 22 starting at 5 at the Senior Citizen's building at Northside park. Please r.s.v.p. with your address to firstname.lastname@example.org, or send your $50 check or money order to NCHS class of '88, 10430 rd 404, Philadelphia, MS 39350. Cut off date is May 15th. Any questions? Call 601-504-1337. We look forward to seeing you!
Easter Bunny Coming to Library
The Easter Bunny is coming to the Neshoba County Library on March 28. Stop by the library from 9 to 11 a.m. or 3 to 5 p.m. and bring your our camera for a free picture with the Easter Bunny. Call 601-656-4911 for more details.
Longino Senior Citizens Center Dance, every Friday and Saturday night from 8 - 12 p.m.
Smoke free family environment. $8 cover charge. Music by Sam Holding and the Sun Downers. County music and old time rock. For more information call 601-728-0313.
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.
Mt. Olive Baptist Church
Anyone with family members buried at the cemetery is ask to help with its upkeep. Contributions can be mailed to: Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 11881 Road 347, Philadelphia, MS 39350.
The Philadelphia Police Department and the Community Policing Neighborhood Association are asking for your assistance in donations for school supplies for the children of Philadelphia Elementary School. Any donation would be greatly appreciated.
Calling all senior citizens ages 60 and up. Come join us every Tuesday at 5 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.
Benefit for Ricky Boyles
A benefit is planned for Ricky Boyles. His family will be holding a garage sale but needs donations as well. Items can be delivered to 214 Hospital Road west. If items need to be picked up please call 601-562-3915 or 601-562-6416. Sale is scheduled for March 22 and 23.
Concert at Prospect Church
The Spoken 4 Quartet from Branson, Missouri, will be featured in concert at Prospect Church, Collinsville, for Friend Day on Sunday, April 7 at 10 a.m. The public is invited. Prospect Church is located on the left side of Highway 19, 6 miles north of Collinsville. For further information, call 601-986-8392.
There will be a health fair on Thursday, March 21 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the Mississippi Action for Progress, Inc. Exhibit Hall Headstart Center (234 Carver Avenue, Philadelphia, MS 39350.
NCHS Class of 1963
The Neshoba Central High School Class of 1963 will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a class reunion on May 11 at the Senior Citizens Building at Northside Park. All former classmates (whether in our class or another class), spouses of deceased classmates, friends and former teachers are invited to attend. We need contact information for Betty Hardy Kelly and Thomas Kilpatrick. If you have information on these two, please contact one of the committee. For further details on the reunion, please call Ruth Whitehead 601-389-1946, Ann Ethredge 601-562-4851, Judy Elwood 601-562-2509, Sarah Waddell 601-201-4085, Barbara Dunn 601-416-4584, or Voncile Breazeale 601-506-1922.
Center Hill Baptist Church Revival
Center Hill Baptist Church will have revival on March 17-20. Sunday services will be 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday services will be at 7 p.m. Speaker will be Rev. Tom McCurley. The public is invited.
Goodway M.B. Church
Join us for worship at Goodway M.B. Church Youth Revival on March 11-13 at 7 p.m. The speaker for Monday night is Rev. Harold Coburn, Tuesday night will be Rev. Darsett Buckley and Wednesday night will be Rev. Jarvis Rush. Rev. W. C. Rush is pastor.
Laurel Hill Baptist Church
Laurel Hill Baptist Church will have new times for worship services, Sunday school and discipleship training beginning March 10. Sunday morning worship services will begin at 9:30 a.m. each Sunday with Sunday School to follow. Sunday Night Discipleship will begin at 6 p.m. each Sunday with worship services beginning at 6:45 p.m.
Please come and worship with us. Bro. Jason Willis is pastor.
The Mars Hill Outreach Ministry will be open Saturday, March 16 from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. First time applicants must bring I.D. of income (stubs for all household members) and proof of residence (utility bill).
We are a 501 (C)(3) non profit organization. To make donations or get information. Please contact Patricia Wilson at 601-656-3549 or Latonya Smith at 601-416-2319.
Friends of the Library
Friends of the Library will meet on March 21 at 4 p.m. The meeting is to get ready for National Library week in April.
Miss Neshoba County Fair 2013
Miss Neshoba County Fair 2013 first interest meeting is set for Sunday, March 24 at the CDP at 2 p.m. Contact Gail Breazeale for information call (601)416-5529.
The Women's Ministry of First Baptist Church is having a spring fling called "Make Time for Joy" on Saturday, March 23 from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Special guests are Heaven Bound Clowns from Pickensville, Alabama and Sidney Covington from Meridian. The event is free, including lunch and child care. You must register by March 18 to attend. For more information call FBC at 601-656-1507.
NC School Board
The Neshoba County School Board will hold a School Board work session on Wednesday, March 20 from 1-4 p.m. in the data room of the Neshoba Elementary School. Parking will be across from the Middle School/Gym.