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Marty Burkes has done it all from raising chickens to working on a riverboat.
Marty Burkes has done it all from raising chickens to working on a riverboat.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 12:00 PM
From serving as a deckhand on a riverboat to raising chickens on a farm here at home, Marty Burkes has been able to chase a few of his dreams.
  •  Neshoba Central Middle School PTO sponsored a "Tacky Christmas Dance" on December 1st, from 7:00PM-9:00PM in the middle school cafeteria.  Students in grades 6-8 dug out their tackiest Christmas outfits and put them on along with the tackiest accessories they could find.  It was such fun to see how tacky each could be.  They danced to music provided by a DJ and were served food and cold drinks.
  • Ebenezer Baptist Church in Newton, will host a New Year’s Eve concert featuring Ava Kasich of Whitesboro, Texas; Crimson City Quartet of Mobile, Ala.; Gloryland of Brookhaven
  • Friday: Poptarts, Fresh Fruit Cereal and/or pastries, fruit, juice &milk offered dail
  • Kelly George, Eddie Joe Young to wed on New Year’s Eve
    Kelly George and Eddie Joe Young will exchange wedding vows on New Year’s Eve at Holy Cross Catholic Church.
  • Philadelphia has another precious new resident who lives in my neighborhood.  She was so excited about coming that she packed her bags and arrived a little early!  Tiny Lillian Joan Starks could not wait to join her loving family in time for Christmas, so she entered the world on November 21st.  Her proud parents are Jacob and Heidi Starks.  She also has a very adoring big brother, Ivan, who also welcomed her with joy.  Thanksgiving was a truly thankful one for the Starks family this year!  Mother and baby are doing well. Congratulations!
  • Elizabeth Ann McNair to wed Andrew Mark Demolat
    Mr. and Mrs. John McNair of Union, along with Mr. and Mrs. Mark Demolat of Marietta, GA are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their children, Elizabeth Ann McNair and Andrew Mark Demolat.
  • The monthly Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group will meet every 2nd Monday at 5:30 pm. The meetings are held at the Neshoba County Nursing Home conference room, located near the Station 1 entrance off of Hospital Road.  All families and caregivers of persons with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementia are urged to attend.
  • Monday: Mac & Cheese w/Ham & Roll, Pulled Pork Sandwich, Chicken Tender Salad, Green Beans, Tomatoes/Carrots w/Dip, Fresh Fruit, Strawberry Cup
  • Celebrate good gardening by avoiding trends
    Beauty and satisfaction aside, have you ever thought about your garden’s “green footprint” – its cost to you and your surroundings?
  • The East Central Community College Workforce Development Center will offer various new classes throughout the district beginning in February. Courses and locations are listed below.
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