Thursday, May 19, 2005

Calendar of Events


  • SPAY/NEUTER PROGRAM The Marshall County Humane Society’s low cost spay/neuter program will be held at the permanent site, 646 Old Hwy 78 E. Call 252-6196 for the necessary appointment.


  • SECOND TIME AROUND The Marshall County Humane Society’s thrift store, Second Time Around, located next to Bailey Printing in Holly Springs, will be open Fri. from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. and Sat., 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Call 662-564-2900 for pick-up information.


  • BENEFIT PROGRAM Pleasant Grove MB Church in Red Banks, for Douglas and Perlia Mae Burton. May 21, 6 p.m. For more info. call Florida Manning, 252-7493 or Lula Burton, 252-3666. Everyone is invited to attend.
  • Anointed Truth Outreach Ministries will be having a three night revival on May 19, 20, 21 beginning at 7:30pm each night. Pastor James Anderson of Fresh Fire Word in Action in Memphis, TN will be speaker. The church is located in Chulahoma at 28 Tyro Road across from the Exxon station. Bishop Alan D. Lewis, Pastor.
  • SEMINAR Chulahoma MB Church will have a “character building seminar” Sat, May 21, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Everyone is strongly encouraged to attend. The guest presenter is Rev. Eddie C. Spencer of Jackson, once identified only as Inmate 46857. He left Parchman Prison in 1988 a free man and in 1989 USA Today recognized him as one of 50 national drug-fighting heroes. He currently has a ministry speaking at schools, churches and conferences. Rev. John E. Booker Jr., pastor.
  • CHILDREN’S CHURCH Kimbrough Chapel Church, May 21, 10 a.m.. Minister Arlene Luellen is in charge. All children are encouraged to come and take part.
  • Youth Car Wash at Victoria Heights Baptist Church, this Sat., May 21, from 10:00am - 4:00 pm. Please show your support for our youth group by having your car washed! Your donation is greatly appreciated! For more info please call Bro. Brandon at (901) 848-7620.
  • CARNIVAL The Holly Springs Primary School asks your support in their school’s carnival. The carnival will be held May 20, 8:30-2:00. The school is now accepting donations of hot dogs, buns, individual bag of chips, sodas, mustard and ketchup. The carnival is an end of the school year reward for the students’ hard work.
  • SINGING Clear Creek Baptist Church hosts Saturday night singing. Fellowship will be at 6 p.m., singing at 7. Special guests will be “Hearts of Service” from Nettleton, MS. Everyone is invited.


  • VBS Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church is holding their Vacation Bible School on May 22 -26 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. A light meal will be provided each night. This year’s theme is “Ranch House Kids: Adventure of the Open Door.” You will need to register by May 14. Please call our church office to register at 662-851-7301. Open to ages three and older. Come enjoy songs, games, roping skills, crafts, puppet shows, and Biblical plays.
  • Benefit program at Mt. Sinai COGIC of Mt. Pleasant, for Minister Sammie and Missionary Curtanya Smith, Sat., May 7, 7 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend and help us be a blessing to them. Pastor, Elder Curtis Pritchard.
  • Mt. Sinai COGIC of Mt. Pleasant will have their church anniversary on Sun., May 22, 2:30 p.m. Special guests will be Elder Gaston of Powerhouse COGIC in Batesville. Everyone is invited. Pastor, Elder Curtis Pritchard.
  • ANNUAL MEN AND WOMEN’S DAY will be held at Shady Grove CME Church, 2 pm. Rev. Cornelia Booker is pastor and Izolar Harper is sponsor.
  • HOMECOMING Kimbrough Chapel Church, May 22, 11 a.m. with guest speaker Rev. Etoy Bogard. Everyone is invited.
  • WOMEN’S DAY SERVICE will be held at Jones Grove, 3 p.m. Guest speaker and church will be Rev. Wanda Davis and Yarbrough Chapel CME Church.
  • PASTOR’S APPRECIATION will be held at The Yarbrough Chapel C.M.E. Church, 11 a.m. with Rev. Delois Downey and Bethlehem CME Church and at 2 p.m. Rev. Calvin Hubbard and New Foundation Baptist Church, Memphis, TN. The public is invited.


  • WOMEN’S CONFERENCE Community Temple Holiness Church hosts Womens’ Conference, May 23-27, 7 p.m. nightly. Different speakers each night. Theme: Women With A Word Conference. For more information call Patrice Austin or Lettie Moore, 662-851-7468. Host pastor is Elder Frank Moore.

May 25

  • SPAY/NEUTER PROGRAM The Marshall County Humane Society’s low cost spay/neuter program will be held at the permanent site, 646 Old Hwy 78 E. Call 252-6196 for the necessary appointment.

May 26

  • LESSYE LEE DAVIS 4-H Club will meet at the Marshall County Library at 6:00 p.m.

May 27

  • Class Reunion - The Holly Spring High School Class of 1980 will hold its 25th year class reunion May 27-28.  All classmates are invited to participate. For more information regarding events, class shirts, and fees, please contact Michael Crittle at (901) 481-2947 or Loretha Jones at (901) 332-0210.  Please RSVP by March 26. 
  • REUNION Attention Olive Branch Class of 1995. We are planning our class reunion. For more information contact Eric Wright, 214-264-6074 or Camesha Stephenson, 901-336-9872.
  • Pentecost Sunday, May 15, 11 a.m. A new church, a new beginning, Bethel Temple, at Whispering Woods Hotel and Conference Center pavilion, 11200 East Goodman Rd. Lee A. Donelson Sr., pastor, teacher.
  • Musical Jubilee -- May 16, 6:30 p.m. at Whispering Woods Pavilion, featuring the New Swan Silvertones of Pittsburg, Pa. and others. Free admission, love offering will be taken. All are invited.
  • GUEST SPEAKER May 27, 7 p.m. Minister Jimmy Donell Jr. and the MS Baptist Assoc. choir will be at Kimbrough Chapel Church.
  • SECOND TIME AROUND The Marshall County Humane Society’s thrift store, Second Time Around, located next to Bailey Printing in Holly Springs, will be open Fri. from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. and Sat., 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Call 662-564-2900 for pick-up information.
  • FISH FRY will be held at Jones Grove, beginning at 10 a.m. For deliveries please call 252-3990.

May 28

  • WOMEN’S CONFERENCE Rising Star Church is having its first Women’s Conference, May 28, 8:30 a.m.-12 noon. Guest speakers, Sis. Corrine Crittle, Sis. Alma Dortch, Minister Viola McCall. Lunch will be served, all churches are invited to attend.
  • ANTI-DRUG GOSPEL FEST May 28, Valley Homes Apts. parking lot, 5:30-8 p.m. Live music, prayer, refreshments and more. Hosted by Minister Craig Williamson.
  • YARD AND BAKE SALE Cedarview Pentecostal Church is hosting a Yard and Bake Sale, 6 a.m. until. Serving breakfast and lunch. 2891 Hwy. 305, by the water tower. For more info. call 662-895-7451 or 893-4804.

May 29

  • WOMEN’S DAY PROGRAM Rising Star Church will have their annual Women’s Day program, May 29, 2 p.m.
  • Family and Friends Day, Bibleway Outreach Fellowship, Hwy 178 W. May 29, 3 p.m.
  • LUNCHEON Red Banks United Methodist Church will host a fifth Sunday pot luck luncheon, Sun., May 29, 12 noon in the church fellowship hall. Everyone is invited to bring a favorite dish and join in the fellowship and good food. For more info. call Irene Caldwell, 252-3829 or the pastor, Rev. Pat Elmore, 838-9708.
  • JONES GROVE morning worship service will be held at 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. Everyone is invited.

May 31

  • Celebrating the Family - Team Building Conference, May 31-June 5 at Strawberry MB Church. Rev. Willie Jeffries, pastor. Nursery will be provided for participants’ children Tues.-Fri. night (ages 4 mos.-12 years).

June 3

  • MEETING The mid-summer meeting for all General Electric Memphis Lamp Plant employees will be 1-3 p.m. in the private dining room at Barnhill’s Country Buffet, 6196 Stage Rd., Memphis-Bartlett, TN. For more info., call Dot Bowers, 662-838-5231.

June 4

  • FAMILY DAY Cayce Community Family Day, at the Cayce VFD, June 4, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Games, music, food and events throughout the day of interest to all ages. There will be a booth to pay your fire dues, purchase a fire dept. member tag and to learn more about your local fire dept. No children may be left at the station without an adult.
  • SINGING There will be a singing at Holly Hills Baptist Church on June 4 at 6 p.m. The featured group will be Rocky Ewing and Chosen Few from Red Bay, Ala. Bro. Frank Feathers and congergation invite all to come. Fellowship will follow.

June 5

  • GUEST SPEAKER Pastor McClain will be the guest speaker at Chulahoma Church for the Men’s Day program, June 5, 3 p.m.
  • Wheels-for-Life Bike-A-Thon will be held Sunday, June 5, 2-4 p.m. to benefit St. Jude. The event will be held at the Byhalia HS parking lot. For more info. call Lisa Taylor, 838-5328. Forms available at The Hair & Nail Salon in Byhalia.

June 6

  • VBS Barton United Methodist Church, 3229 Hwy 309 N., in Barton, invites you to attend Vacation Bible School, June 6-9, 9 a.m.-12 noon.
  • VBS First Baptist Church in Byhalia is going on a “Ramblin’ Road Trip for VBS, June 6-10, 8:30 a.m.-12 noon. All children, ages 4 yrs. through 6th grade are invited. For more info. call 838-2250.

June 12

  • ANNIVERSARY The annual Church Anniversary Program for the Mt. Sinai C.O.G.I.C. of Mt. Pleasant has been changed to Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Special guest will be Elder Gaston and The Powerhouse C.O.G.I.C. of Batesville. Pastor Elder Curtis Pritchard invites all.

June 13

  • VBS First Southern Baptist Church hosts VBS, June 13-17, 6:00-8:30 p.m. Ages 3-12 are welcome. The church is located on Hwy. 178 in Victoria.

June 26

  • ANNUAL CHOIR DAY The Mt. Sinia C.O.G.I.C. of Mt. Pleasant will be having our Annual Choir Day on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Everyone is invited. Pastor is Elder Curtis Pritchard.

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