Of Local Interest
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 12:00 AM
Join us at Pentecostal Outreach Ministry for a singing on the first Saturday night of every month at 6 p.m. The church has moved to the Fork Road church building. Everyone welcome to worship. For more information call 601-575-2100.
The annual 4-D NBHA Sanctioned Barrel Run will be held Saturday, March 2. It will begin with trainer barrels at 9 a.m. and then the open barrels will begin at 1 p.m. There will be $1,000 money added. This Barrel Run is open to everyone and members of the NBHA (National Barrel Horse Association) can receive points for their participation.
In addition to the open barrels division there will be divisions for beginners, youth ages 18 and under, and seniors, age 50 and older. For more information you can call (601) 656-4602. This event is sponsored by the Neshoba County 4-H Horse Club.
An eight week "Basic Automotive Repair" class is being offered at the Career-Tech (formerly Vo-Tech) Center. Tentatively the class will meet on Wednesdays from 6 to 9:15 p.m., beginning March 20. 2.5 CEUs will be given for this course. The cost is $75 due at registration.
A minimum number of people must register for the class to make. For more information on registering, you may contact us Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. or Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. at 601-656-8544.
Sewing Design Class
An eight week Sewing Design class is being offered at the Career-Tech (formerly Vo-Tech) Center. Tentatively the class will meet on Mondays from 6-9:15 p.m. beginning March 18. 2.5 CEUs will be given for this course. The cost is $75 due at registration. A minimum number of people must register for the class to make. For more information on registering, you may contact us Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. or Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. at 601-656-8544.
The Support Group
The Support Group for Charcot-Marie Tooth Disease (an inherited neurological disorder) will meet on Saturday, March 2 from 1-4:30 p.m. at the Baptist Healthplex, 102 Clinton Parkway, Clinton. Visitors are welcome. Guest speaker will be Jeana Sweeney, CMTA's Director of Community Services from Johnstown, Penn.
Neshoba Central High School will sponsor a FAFSA Day for seniors and their parents on Thursday, Feb. 28, from 12 noon to 7 p.m. This is a free one-on-one assistance to complete federal(federal (FAFSA) and state forms for college financial aid. These services are being provided by ESF Get2College and College Goal Sunday.
East Central Community College will also have staff available from their financial aid office to assist parents and students.
Call the counselor's office at NCHS to set up an appointment at 601-656-6004.
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.
Dr. Seuss Day
In celebration of Read Across America Day and the 109th birthday of Dr. Seuss, the Neshoba County Library will celebrate with a party on Friday, March 1 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Kids of all ages are invited to come for storytime, crafts, snacks and more! For more information call 601-656-4911.
Junior Auxiliary will be hosting annual Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday March 24 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Northside Park. We are asking for a $2 donation per child. All proceeds will be going to the Philadelphia Boys and Girls Club. Bring cameras Easter Bunny will make special appearance.
A Private Applicator Certification class will be taught on Tuesday, March 12, beginning at 4:30 p.m. in the Neshoba County Coliseum multi-purpose room. Individuals wishing to obtain private applicator certification may call the Extension Service office at 656-4602 to pre-register for this training. A $10 registration fee will be charged for the class.
Individuals who require special accommodations to participate should contact the Extension office to make their request known prior to the program. Contact should be made timely to ensure appropriate accommodation.
You are invited to the Great Banquet. There will be a Great Fellowship Banquet held in honor of Sister Ruthie L. Norton and Pastor E. L. Logan at Mt. Pleasant #2 M.B. Church of Noxapater at 5 p.m. on March 2. $10 per person at the door. If you need more information please contact Sister Adrine Reed at 662-724-4521.
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 $50.00. If you have any questions, please call 601-656-1417.
The monthly meeting of the Central MS Chapter 1251 of NARFE (National Active and Retired Federal Employees) will be held Wednesday, March 6 at 11:30 a.m. at Ronnie's Steak and Grill, 734 Pecan Avenue, Philadelphia. All active and retired federal employees and spouses are invited to attend. For additional information, please call 601-389-1946.
St. Paul M.B. Church
You're invited to an evening of fun with a Pageant, meal, Fashion Show and Gala. All of this will take place March 2 at 6 p.m. at the Westside Community Center. Admission is $5. To compete in the Fashion Show is an additional $5. If you choose to attend the Gala only it will be $5. Lisa Triplett is Coordinator. Rev. Sylvester Hampton is Pastor.
Retired Educators Meeting
The Neshoba County Chapter of the Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi will meet on Monday, March 4 at 2 p.m. at the Neshoba County Senior Citizens Center.
We, the Pleasant Valley M.B. Church Family would like to invite you to our Pastor and First Lady 14 year Appreciation. This great Celebration will be held on Sunday March 10 at 2 p.m. The Rev. Jarvis Rush of Little Mountain M.B. Church of Union
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! Reunion committee
Remus Baptist Church is having a stew, singing and cake auction on Saturday, March 2 at 5 p.m. Everything is a donation. The church is near Edinburg.
4-H FASHION REVUE
Neshoba County youth ages 5-18 can register now to compete in the annual spring 4-H Fashion Revue. It will be held Sunday afternoon, March 3 at 2 p.m. at the Senior Citizen Center at the Northside Park in Philadelphia. Pre-registration deadline is Thursday, Feb. 28. Please come by the County 4-H Office located in the Neshoba County Coliseum to pick up your application.
Cash awards will be awarded to winners in Clothing Construction and Clothing Selection categories. Classes will include a Clover Bud division for ages 5-7. Clothing Construction classes will be broken down into four skill levels and Clothing Selection classes will be broken down into juniors ages 8-13 and seniors ages 14-18.
For more information please give me a call at (601) 656-4602.