Book Compilation

A book is being compiled on the history of Oneness Pentecostals in Neshoba County. Churches include Macedonia, North Bend, Chisolm College and others.

If you have any information or photos that you would like put in the book please contact Clif Crosby at 601-504-4144.

PHS Class Reunion

Those interested in attending the PHS Class of 1978 reunion can mail payment of $100 to P.O. Box 1488, Philadelphia, MS 39350.

For additional info contact Carl Gary: cell-662-386-9321, home, 662-788-2857 and

One Way Quartet in Concert

The One Way Quartet will be in concert at Coldwater Baptist Church on Jan. 4 at 6 p.m. A love offering will be taken.

The public is invited to attend.


The Neshoba County Public Library will have preschool story time every Wednesday at 10 a.m. Kids are invited to come listen to a story each week followed by a craft. For more information call 601-656-4911.

A homemade breakfast will be served at midnight. music will be by Sam and the Sundowners.

Sta-Home Volunteer Program

Would you like to help make a difference in the Philadelphia community?

Sta-Home has a wonderful volunteer program and we are looking for dedicated and motivated volunteers in this area to help us in patients' homes and in our offices.

We need volunteers in administrative work, in-home care and bereavement visits.

Volunteers Need at

Miss Hospitality

Selection for Neshoba County's Miss Hospitality 2014 will begin soon.

This scholarship program represents Neshoba County and competes at the state level for title of Mississippi's Miss Hospitality.

Interested participants should email information to Laura Bailey and Elizabeth Bailey (directors) to

Stallo Civic Center

Cold weather and holiday blues got you down? Come let us cheer you up with great country music and dancing. Don't dance?

If you would like to learn we will have someone teach you!

An $8 cover charge includes coffee, soft drinks and bottles water in a smoke free atmosphere. The time 7:30-11 p.m. every Friday night.

The location is Mississippi 15 north, eight miles from the Neshoba County Coliseum. It's worth the drive.

For more information call Barbara at 601-562-3507.

Searching for


A family member is searching for descendants of William Nance, born in Kemper County Miss., in 1875, and Mollie Nance Litchfield, born in Kemper County in 1864.

They were children of Richard Davner Nance Sr. and Mary Jane Mayo Nance.

They were brother and sister to my grandmother, Rebecca Jane (Dinkie) Nance Ferguson. Any information will be welcome.

You may contact Winston Ferguson Hayes at 662-779-2124 or by mail at P.O. Box 754, Louisville, MS 39339.

Old Pearl Valley Baptist Church Cemetery

Contributions for Old Pearl Valley Baptist Church cemetery fund can be mailed to Joan Gamblin at 12220 Marty Stuart Dr., Philadelphia, MS, 39350.

NARFE Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Central MS Chapter 1251 of NARFE (National Active and Retired Federal Employees) will be held Wednesday, Jan. 8, at 11:30 a.m. at Ronnie's Steak and Grill, 734 Pecan Avenue. All active and retired federal employees and spouses are invited to attend. For additional information about the meeting, please call (601) 389-1946.

Glory Bound Singing at Northside


A Gospel singing will be held on Saturday, Jan. 4 at Northside Pentecostal Church at 6 p.m. Glory Bound will be in concert. A love offering will be taken. Refreshments will be served. Come join us in our new Church. Also, a small auction will follow after the singing for the building fund. For more information call Pastor Samuel Fulton (601) 575-2100.

Fashion Show at Neshoba County


You don't want to miss this exquisite fashion review by our local designer J. Cartlidge at the Neshoba County Coliseum. Come out and see what J. Cartlidge has to offer. This will be an event you will hear about if you don't come out. So come out and enjoy an evening of fashion. Refreshments will be on point. Sherry Smith of Sherry's Catering, Chas Parrett of Chas Parrett Photography and cupcakes by Epiphany Desserts and Décor (Nikki Seales) and so much more! Admission is free.

Word of God



Come browse through our clothing community outreach. You will find many name brand clothing. The community outreach is open each Saturday morning from 8 a.m.-12 noon located at 23 Line Ave. All we are asking for is a .50 donation per item.

If you need more information, please call 601-575-1942.

Come play Bingo

Attention Senior Bingo players come join us on Tuesday nights 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 a $2 entry fee and refreshments will be served. So come out and have some bingo fun.

Community Clothing Outreach

The Word of God Church at 231 Line St. has a community clothing outreach every Saturday from 8-12. The clothing is donated from the community. A 50 cent donation is asked for each piece to help in the ministry of the church. For more information, call 601-575-1942.


Contributions for the upkeep of Jones Cemetery may be mailed to Walter Reid, 1126 Ebenezer Church Road, Preston, Miss. 39354.

Cemetery Donation

Anyone with family members at the cemetery is ask to help with its upkeep.

Mail contributions to Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 11881 Road 347.


The Martin-McNeil Cemetery in Choctaw is in need of funds. Contact Ann Pinter, 12451 Road 101, Philadelphia, MS 39350.


Association Membership Drive

All veteran are welcome to join as the Neshoba County Veteran's Association holds a membership drive.

For more information call 601-774-8676 or 601-479-3463­

Community Bible Study

A community Bible study is held each Wednesday morning from 10 a.m.-11 a.m. at the Word of God Church located at 231 Line St. You don't have to be a member of the church to take part.

For more information, call 601-575-1942.