Of Local Interest
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 12:00 AM
God's Tabernacle Church will hold revival services on Jan. 27-31 at 7 p.m.. Different speakers each night. Pastor is Norman Nash.
High Hill Baptist Church will have a Youth Extravaganza on Friday, Jan. 31 and Saturday, Feb. 1 at 6:30 p.m. each night. Guest speaker will be Joe Smith. Also there will be the Hardy Street Baptist Church Praise Band. For more information contact Bro. Don Cook at 662-582-0013, John Billings at 601-416-0656 or Margaret Billings at 601-504-7126.
4-H SHOOTING SPORTS REORGANIZATIONAL MEETING
The reorganizational meeting of the Neshoba County 4-H Shooting Sports program will be Thursday, Jan. 23 at 6:30 p.m. at the Neshoba County Coliseum. Any young person in Neshoba County between the ages of 8-18 may attend this meeting with their parent or guardian and find out what is required to be a part of this program. Instructors in the disciplines of archery, rifle, pistol and shotgun will be prepared to share safety considerations, techniques of the disciplines and projected practice times.
For more information on this program please give me a call. My phone number is (601) 656-4602.
CHOCTAW WINTER FLEA MARKET
The Choctaw Winter Flea Market, hosted by the Mississippi United Methodist Choctaw Mission, will be held Saturday, Feb. 8 from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Lake Pushmataha Family Life Center Gymnasium. The cost is only $20 per space. For more information call Pastor Al Stryron at 601-927-6532 to reserve a space. Entertainment will also be provided throughout the day.
Mission Trip to
There will be a fundraiser Saturday, Jan. 25 at the Stallo Store from 11-2 in the Stallo community. There will be stew, baked goods and drinks for sale. All proceeds go towards a mission trip to Honduras.
County School Board Meeting
The regularly scheduled meeting of the Neshoba County School Board for February has been changed from Feb. 10 to Feb. 13 at 5 p.m. in the Board of Supervisors Room.
JANUARY BIBLE STUDY
New year's revival services will be held at Mars Hill Church of God in Christ, Tuesday-Thursday, Jan. 21-23. Services will begin nightly at 7:30 p.m. The revivalist is National Prayer Warrior President of the Church of God in Christ, Evangelist Frances Kelley of Memphis, Tenn. Come and receive your blessing. The Church is located on Road 737 just off Highway 486. Elder Stanley Harris is Pastor.
Baseball travel team tryouts
A local 10-year-old travel baseball team will have tryouts Jan. 25 (could be moved because of weather) in Kosciusko. Birthday should be on or after May 1, 2003, for payers. Please contact by text or call Brad at 662-582-6024 for times/dates.
Please join the members of Old Mars Hill Church family as they welcome back their pastor, Rev. Richard Lonoia Burks with a fundraiser event on Sat. Jan. 25 at Old Mars Hill Church Family Life Center.
Dinner will consist of stew and pulled pork and will begin serving at 4 p.m. with an auction to follow at 6 p.m.
Proceeds go to our pastor to aid in his recovery from a stroke.
If you would like to donate for the auction, contact Tim Manning at 662-724-2274.
computer classes, basic automotive class and sewing design class offered at Philadelphia-neshoba county career-tech center
Registration is now open for an eight-week CEU classes at the Career-Tech (formerly Vo-Tech) Center. Potential classes offered: Intro to computer, Technology for Teachers, Microsoft Office '13, Basic Automotive and Sewing Design. Other classes may be offered if enough students are interested.
Any class offered must have a minimum number registered for the class to make. The cost of 25-hour class (2.5 CEUs) is $100 due at registration.
You may register Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. or Friday from 7:30 am until 3 p.m. until classes fill or begin. Classes will start later in January 2014. For more information, call 601-656-8544.
Calling all seniors to come out on Thursday nights at 5 p.m. for some bingo fun at the Northside Park Senior Citizens building. There is only a $2 admission. Refreshments will be served. This is for ages 55 and up!
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
LIBRARY PRESCHOOL STORY TIME
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.