Of Local Interest
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 1:00 AM
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.
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!
Concert at Prospect Church
The Spoken 4 Quartet from Branson, Mo., 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, six miles north of Collinsville. For further information, call 601-986-8392.
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.
Marksmen Quartet of Murrayville
The Marksmen Quartet of Murrayville, Ga., will be in concert at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Newton on Thursday, April 4 at 7 p.m.
The church is located five miles north of Newton on Newton-Conehatta Road (4442 Newton-Conehatta Road).
A love offering will be received. For more information, call 601-683-3928 or 601-896-2249.
A garage sale benefit for Ricky Boyles is being planned.
Donations are needed. 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.
Revival services will be held at Enon Baptist Church from March 24 through March 28. Sunday services will be held at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Services on Monday thru Thursday will begin at 7 p.m. each night. Evangelist Brian McBride will be bringing the services. The church is located in the Golden Grove community.
A potluck reunion for former American Greetings co-workers will be April 13 at the Fairview Fire Dept. on Mississippi 21 south. Call 601-656-2625 for more information.
Sunrise Servicer at Salem
Salem Baptist Church will have an Easter Sunrise service on March 31 at 6 a.m.
The choir will present a cantata, "Because He Lives." by Marty Parks followed by a sermon by Bro. Morgan and the Lord's Supper. Breakfast will be served after the served by the men of the church and an Easter Egg hunt for the younger children will follow.
Please come and bring a covered dish and join us for the reunion on April 7th at the VFW building. A noon meal will be served.
Retired Educators Meeting
The Neshoba County Chapter of the Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi will meet on Monday, April 1 at 2 p.m. at the Neshoba County Senior Citizens Center.
North Calvary Baptist Easter Services
You are invited to attend the Easter Sunday morning services at North Calvary Baptist Church, 922 North Pecan Avenue, on Sunday, March 31. Breakfast will be served at 8 a.m. The worship service will begin at 9 a.m. and will include the observance of the Lord's Supper. Bro. Gene Dobbs serves as Pastor and Mrs. Karen Cumberland as Music Director. You will be welcomed to this time of worship and praise. There will be no services on Sunday evening.
Bloomo High School Reunion
Bloomo High School Reunion will be Saturday, April 15 at Ocobla Baptist Family Life Center on Highway 16 East from 12 noon until 3 p.m. All students and teachers are invited.
We would like to invite your Church Family to our Spring Revival. This event will take place Monday thru Wednesday, April 1-3 at 7:15 p.m. nightly. The guest speaker will be Rev. Marvin Chapman, Pastor of the Old Palestine Missionary Baptist Church, Taylorsville, Ms. Pastor is Rev. Clarence J. Beamon, II.
We, the members of Ebernezer Missionary Baptist Church would like to invite your Church Family to our beloved pastor's 1st Year Anniversary. This special occasion will be held on Sunday, April 7 at 2 p.m. The guest speaker for this will be Rev. Carl Bickham, II, pastor of St. Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Newton. We look forward to seeing you there to help us lift up the name of Jesus.
Pre-K Program Registration
The Neshoba County School District Pre-Kindergarten Program is located the at the Neshoba Count Parent Resource Center Building at Valley View.
If you wish for your 4-year old child to be tested for the pre-K program, come to the Parent Resource Center for registration from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m on May 1-15. It is not necessary for your child to be present on the day of registration. If all registration materials are presented, an appointment will be assigned for your child to be screened for placement.
If you have questions regarding registration documents needed, call the Federal Programs office at 601-656-4484.
There will be a Bake Sale at Philadelphia Church of God on Friday, March 29 at Deals, beginning at 8 a.m. For more information call 601-656-1307.
Herrington family reunion
The annual Herrington family reunion will be held on Saturday, April 6, at Pine Grove Baptist Church in the House community. All descendants of the Herrington family are invited to attend. Bring a covered dish and enjoy the fellowship.
Lunch will be served at noon.