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


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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

18th annual women’s day

On Sunday, June 9 at 3:00 P.M., the 18th Annual Women's Day will be held at the Tabernacle of Praise of God in Christ on 280 Carver Avenue. The guest speaker is Lady Stephanie Harris of Brandon. Superintendent Eric Loving is the pastor, and Missionary Linda Loving is the First Lady.


“Men of the Bible—The 12 Disciples Plus 1” Saturday, June 15, 2019, 5 p.m. Hopewell United Methodist Church, 10251 RD 553, Philadelphia.


Crossroads Baptist Church on Road 270, just off  Road 505 in Neshoba Co., will feature the Soul'd Out Quartet at 6 p.m., June15.  Everyone is invited.  A love offering will be accepted.  Please make plans to join in a night of praising the Lord.


First Friday, June 7 at 6 P.M., a picking and grinning gathering will take place at the Old Church, 6075 Ebenezer Road of the Laurel Hill Community. Blue Grass and Country music will be performed. Local performers are welcome and encouraged to come. Call Harold for more information at 601-507-7126. 


Homecoming Services at Coldwater Baptist Church will be held on Sunday, June 9. Services will begin at 10:30 A.M. Potluck lunch will be provided after the service. Albert McMullen will be the guest speaker, and Buck Stovall will be leading the music. Bro. Clay Winstead is the pastor. Choir practice will be held at the church on Saturday, June 8, at 5:00 P.M.


Come by the MSU Extension Service-Neshoba County office and pick up your entry forms, entry tags and exhibitor number for the Neshoba County Fair Exhibit Hall.  Youth ages 8-18 can enter items in the categories of fresh fruits and vegetables, field crops, food preservation, food-nutrition, posters, and arts and crafts.  Adult categories include fresh fruits and vegetables, field crops, food preservation, and cultural arts.  The deadline to pick up your entry forms, tags and exhibitor number is Wednesday, July 25. Call 601-656-4602 or come by the Extension Service office in the Neshoba County Coliseum for more information.

Mississippi cares

Neshoba General is hosting a meeting with special guests from the Mississippi Hospital Association to discuss Mississippi Cares, a Medicaid Reform proposal, and its benefits to our surrounding communities Jun 10 at 10 a.m. at The Depot. For more information, visit www.mississippicares.com.


The Southern Gospel male quartet, "Soul'd Out", will be in concert at Salem Baptist Church,  2380 Salem Rd, Lake, Sunday, June 16, at 10:30 a.m. Everyone is invited to attend. For more information please call 601-775-8272.