bluegrass singing

Bluegrass Gospel Singing with Alan Sibley and the Magnolia Ramblers will be held on June 1, 2019 at the Church at the Barn, Young's Farms, Hwy. 491, Collinsville, at 6 p.m.  Everyone invited. Refreshments will be available. Love offering will be accepted. Please make your plans to attend. Bring a lawn chair.


Are you in need of a hot meal? Come to Open Arms At 239 Railroad Avenue every second and fourth Tuesday of the month. from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Dine-in only.


First United Methodist Church VBS will be held Sunday, June 9 until Wednesday, June 12, from 5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. Register For ages 3k-6th grade. Questions? Call the church office at 601-656-1376.

Thomas Family 77th Reunion

The descendants of John Thomas, Father of William Washington Thomas and Lena Catherine Phillips Thomas, whose children are George Washington Thomas, James Allen Thomas, William Melton Thomas, Albert Miles Thomas, Frances Jane Thomas Williams, John Marion Thomas, Walter Tallon Thomas, Mary Susan Thomas Brantley, Dock Kelly Thomas and Columbus Thomas, will hold the Annual Thomas Family Reunion at the William Edward Thomas home place, 10491 CR 133, Philadelphia, MS 39350 on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. We hope each of you will plan to come, bring a dish and share lunch. If you have any old pictures or any other family information that we can share, it will be fun and informative. We look forward to enjoying a day of fun and fellowship with you. 


Vacation Bible School will take place June 3-June 7 at 6-8 p.m. nightly for ages 2-14. Our commencement program will be Sun. June 9 at 6 p.m. The theme will be "Roar!!! Life is Wild...God is Good!!!" For more information call Peggy Johnson at 601-562-4307 or Ann Norris at 601-416-2497.  Nels Alan Norris is the pastor, 601-479-2497.

Providence Missionary Baptist Church VBS

Vacation Bible school will begin Monday, June 3, 2019, at 600 P M and extend through Friday, June7, 2019. Refreshments will be served nightly. Resources persons will be available Monday through Thursday evening. Friday evening’s activities will include a youth rally. Everyone is invited to attend. For further information, call Maxcine Weathers at 606 656 5802.


Indian Springs Assembly of God will have Homecoming and Memorial Service on Sunday June 9 . The service will begin at 10 a.m. with dinner on the grounds at noon. The morning speaker will be Rev. Pettis T. Palmer of Jackson, MS. Southern Heritage of Philadelphia, MS will be the featured singers during the service. You are invited to come enjoy the worship and fellowship.

NARFE meeting

The monthly meeting of the Central MS Chapter 1251 of NARFE (National Active and Retired Federal Employees) will be held Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at 11:30 A. M. at Ronnie’s Steak and Grill, 734 Pecan Avenue, Philadelphia, MS. All active and retired federal employees and spouses are invited to attend.  For additional information about the meeting, please call 601-389-1946.

90th birthday

Please join us in honoring Annie S. Luke Baughman for her 90th Birthday Celebration on June 8, 2019. 2 PM at Coy Methodist Church Family Life Center. Given by family and friends. For more information call 601-504-1722.

vacation bible school

New County Line Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School June 3-7, Monday- Friday, 8:30 AM -11:30AM. Ages 3-Teens. Our theme this year is “ROAR”- Life is wild - God is Good.   We are planning to have a GREAT & FUN time this year learning how God is good and is with us in every situation. New County Line Church is located on Hwy 427, South of Edinburg.

kilgore family reunion

The family of Red and Dovie Kilgore will have their annual family reunion on Saturday June 8 at the Neshoba County Coliseum. Lunch will be served at noon so bring your favorite dish.


The David Fulton and Lizzie Breckridge Family Reunion will be held Sat., June 8, 12 noon at North Bend Methodist church. All family members and friends come and bring a covered dish.


You are invited to worship in revival at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Edinburg, starting on Sun., June 2 at 6 p.m.  The guest speaker will be Bro. Stephen Evans, pastor of First Baptist Church, Carthage. The revival will go through Wed., June 5.  Mon. through Wed. night services will be at 7 p.m.

Vacation bible school

God’s Tabernacle Church June 3-5 from 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Come out and be blessed.

class reunion

The Neshoba Central High School Class of 1979 will have a 40th year class reunion on Saturday July 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm located at The Rubye Yates House.  Please send $40.00 per person to Phyllis Boatner Manning 11071 RD 145, Philadelphia, MS  39350 by June 20, 2019 if you are attending.  We are looking forward to seeing each and every one of you.  For more information contact Regina Fortenberry @ 601-416-9813, please leave a message and your call will be returned.