Thursday, September, 22, 2005

Calendar of Events


  • WOMEN’S CONFERENCE Latter Rain Church hosts annual Women’s Conference 2005, Sept. 21-23, 7 p.m. nightly. Daytime services Thurs. and Fri. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch will be served. For more info. call 252-6350.


  • FAMILY NIGHT AT TRINITY Lessye Lee Davis 4-H Club will meet at Trinity Mission, 6 p.m. Bring your dues, coupons and Betty Crocker points. Ages 8-19 are invited to join the club.
  • GIRL SCOUT RECRUITMENT Girl Scout recruitment meetings will be held at Christ Episcopal Church, 100 N. Randolph St., Holly Springs on Sept. 22 from 6-7:30 p.m. For more info. call Debra Lofties, 800-727-8104.
  • Open House, Byhalia High School, Thurs., Sept. 22, 5:30-7 p.m.
  • PTA MEETING Holly Springs Primary School will host its first PTA meeting Thursday at 5:30 p.m. in the activity building. Come take an active role in your child’s school.


  • SECOND TIME AROUND The Marshall County Humane Society’s thrift store, Second Time Around, 126 W. Van Dorn, 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 on your donation.
  • Youth Meeting Youth explosion at the Apostolic Church of Jesus,, 178 Stonewall Rd., Byhalia, Sept. 23, 7 p.m. Rev. Ronnie Cartwright II from Booneville will be the speaker. Youth coordinator Bro. Kevin Loveless and Bro. Don Adcox invite everyone to attend.


  • FAMILY REUNION Echols, Nabors and Smiths reunion will be held at the Faulkner Family Park, 4539 Marianna Road, 10 a.m. until. For more info call Alice Etoy Thomas, secretary 662-564-2605; Jessie Lee Nabors, treasurer, 662-252-2265; or Shirley Walker, coordinator, 901-368-1625.
  • REUNION Arthur Taylor reunion, Sept. 24, 10 a.m., pavilion 3 at Wall Doxey State Park. Bring a covered dish.
  • SINGING Rice Chapel Methodist Church, Hwy 72. Singing at 7 p.m., fellowship at 6 p.m. Guest singers will be the Mink Family. Pastor Bro. Walter Myers invites all.
  • FALL FESTIVAL Henry School will have their fall festival, Sat., Sept. 24 on the campus. Games, food and fun. All proceeds will be used for the long list of improvements needed at the school. Everyone is urged to come and support the school. Festival will be from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Please call the school for more info. 838-2591.
  • Singing Evangel Full Gospel Assembly, Sat., Sept. 24, with local singers and congregational singing for everyone. 7 p.m. and everyone is invited. Bring a song to sing.


  • YOUTH and YOUNG ADULT DAY will be held at Pleasant Hill CME Church, 2:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be Rev. Daryl Pettis. Rev. Willie Hoey is pastor.
  • REVIVAL Barton United Methodist Church hosts a revival Sept. 25-28, Potluck will be held Sept. 25 at 5 p.m. with services beginning at 7 p.m. nightly. Refreshments will be served after Wednesday night services. Rev. Larry Kelso of Stuttgart, Ark. will be guest speaker. Bro. Waid Wilkes is pastor.
  • REVIVAL Holly Springs United Methodist Church, Sun., Sept. 25-Thurs., Sept. 28, 7 p.m. Rev. Bouknight, pastor of Christ United Methodist Church will be the guest speaker each night. Nursery provided.
  • MISSIONARY DAY Adolphus Chapel CME Church, Sun., Sept. 25, 2 p.m. Pastor Lexine Smith and the Beverly Chapel CME Church family will be guests, along with Yarbrough Chapel CME Church family. Rev. Billy Williams, pastor.
  • REVIVAL Asbury United Methodist Church’s annual fall revival will be held September 25-29, 7 p.m. nightly. Emma and Eddie Ward of Trinity UMC will be the guest ministers. The theme for the revival is: “It’s Time for a Change: Experiencing Spiritual Transformation.” Everyone is invited to attend.
  • Fall gospel meeting, Hernando Road Church of Christ, Sun., Sept. 25-Fri., Sept. 30, 7:30 p.m. nightly. Sunday services, 11 a.m .and 3 p.m. Lunch will be served immediately after morning worship. Refreshments will be served after the Friday night meeting also. Local minister, Bennie E. Braswell Jr., Speaker, Bro. David Johnson, minister for the Church Rd. congregation in Walls.
  • DEACON’S DAY Free Branch Church will host Deacon’s Day, Sun., Sept. 25, 2:30 p.m. Guests will be Pastor Danny Kimbrough and Hopewell No. 2 Church family. Minister Barry Reynolds in charge.
  • MEN & WOMEN’S DAY Christ New Beginning Church will have their men and women’s day, Sun., Sept. 25, 2:30 p.m. at the Baptist Seminary in Holly Springs. Guest speaker will be Robert McClain from Rising Star Church. Harvey Garrison is host pastor.
  • CONCERT Rev. Larry West and Faith Baptist Church members in Hickory Flat invite everyone to a concert featuring The Landmarks of New Albany, Sun., Sept. 25, 6 p.m. The church is located on Hwy 178 in Hickory Flat. Love offering will be taken. Fellowship afterwards. For more info. call Johnny Westmoreland, 333-7850.
  • WOMEN’S DAY PROGRAM Smith Grove MB Church, Sun., Sept. 25, 2 p.m. The public is invited. W.C. Conner, pastor, Women’s Dept., sponsor. Theme, “7-Up” with a different speaker for each “up.”
  • REUNION MEETING The Holly Springs High class of 1981 will have a meeting Sun., Sept. 25, 5 p.m. at Pizza Hut to discuss the 25 year reunion. All class members are encouraged to attend.


  • SPAY/NEUTER PROGRAM The Marshall County Humane Society’s low cost spay/neuter program will be open at 646 Old Hwy 78 E. Call 252-6196 for the necessary appointment.
  • Fatherhood Workshop Sept. 27 and the topic is Moms and Dads Needed Immediately! Parental Involvement in Schools and on Sept. 29 the topic is Children and the Stress of Parenting; Self-Care 101: for Moms and Dads which will be held at the David L. Beckley Conference Center from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. each evening. All moms and dads are invited and refreshments will be served. For more information call, (662) 551-2229.

September 28

  • REVIVAL True Vine MB Church, 525 West St., Holly Springs. Sept. 28-30, 7:30 p.m. nightly. Rev. Donald Johnson, pastor of Oak Grove MB Church of Memphis, will be guest evangelist. Pastor Darrell E. Cunningham, host pastor. All are invited to fellowship with us.
  • WORKSHOP Wed.-Fri., Sept. 28-30, 7 p.m. nightly. Recording artist Rev. Darrell Petties will conduct a workshop at Mt. Zion-Taska MB Church, 519 Mt. Zion Rd., and a musical on Sun., Oct. 1 at 7 p.m. Youth and young adult workshop, ages 12-30 are invited. Reg. fee. Under the leadership of Keith Pendilton, pastor.
  • WORSHIP SERVICES Pleasant Grove MB Church will have three nights of worship, Sept. 28-30, 7 p.m. Different guest speakers and churches each night.

October 1

  • Homecoming, Sat., Oct. 1, Mt. Calvary Pentecostal Church, 2-1/2 miles south of Hwy 72 on Cayce Rd. Featured guests, The Williams Family. Dinner begins at 12 noon. Everyone welcome.
  • FAMILY REUNION Culver family reunion, Oct. 1, Wall Doxey State Park, with lunch at 12 noon. Bring enough food for your family.

October 2

  • CONCERT Zebedee Jones and Rust College Acapella Choir will be in concert at Hopewell No. 1 M.B. Church, 365 Bonner Street, 7 p.m. Henderson Milan and Etoyil Long, sponsors; Rev. Leroy James, pastor; and Pat Boga, mistress of ceremonies.
  • USHER DAY Free Branch Church, Sun., Oct. 2, 2:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be Pastor Ronnie Gibbs of F.E.B. Church of Ripley. Minister Barry Reynolds is minister in charge.
  • WOMEN’S DAY PROGRAM The United Methodist Women of Calvin Chapel UMC invite everyone to their annual Women’s Day program, Sun., Oct. 2, 4 p.m. Sis. Corarine Crittle of Macedonia MB Church in Memphis, Tenn. will be guest speaker.
  • ANNIVERSARY Pleasant Grove MB Church will celebrate their pastor and wife’s 40th year anniversary. Pastor J.B. Frost of East Providence MB Church in Oxford will deliver the message. Everyone is invited.

October 4

  • BROWN BAG LUNCH Friends of the Library, Brown Bag lunch, will meet at 11:30 a.m. in the Marshall County Library with a speaker at 12 noon. Bring a sandwich; drinks and dessert provided.

October 6

  • BAKE SALE The Lessye Lee Davis 4-H Club will hold their annual bake sale at Wal-Mart, beginning at 8 a.m. until baked goods run out. Donations will be gratefully accepted. A recruitment booth will also be set up at the bake sale booth.

October 7

  • MEETING Marshall County Retired Education Personnel will meet at the Library, 1 p.m. Mrs. Laverne Jones, president. Time to pay local dues.
  • MEETING Hopewell No. 1 Church will have a conference, 7 p.m. Pastor James urges all members to be present.
  • Fish fry, Cayce Fire Dept., 30 Lee Creek Rd., at the station, Oct. 7, beginning at 5 p.m. Sheriff Kenny Dickerson and his crew will be cooking. Eat in or take out. For more info. call 851-7634, 851-7922 or 851-7384.

October 8

  • WHITE OAKS FESTIVAL Sat., Oct. 8, 10 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Byhalia’s White Oaks Festival featuring crafts, food, games, activities for kids, raffles, entertainment, and prizes. Applications for booth spaces are $25 and can be obtained by calling 838-2806 (Janice) or 838-8147 (Brandy) or stopping by the Byhalia Area Chamber of Commerce office.
  • BAKE SALE Lessye Lee Davis 4-H Club will hold their annual bake sale at Wal-Mart, 8 a.m. until the desserts run out. We accept donations. Recruitment booth, parents invited to sign your child up, ages 8-19.
  • MEETING The Marshall County Republican Club will meet Sat., Oct. 8, 10 a.m. at Northcentral MS Power Assoc., Hwy 309 S., Byhalia. Speaker will be radio talk show host Mike Fleming. The public is invited. 252-5151 or 866-649-1866 for more info.
  • CLASS MEETING The class of 1967 will have a call business meeting, Sat., Oct. 8, 4 p.m. at Pizza Hut in Holly Springs. James Alford, chairperson.

October 9

  • HOMECOMING Spring Hill Baptist Church, Waterford, will have their annual homecoming, Oct. 9. Services will begin at 10 a.m. with music. Worship service at 11 a.m. Fellowship meal will follow. Guest preacher will be Rev. larry West from Faith Baptist Church in Benton County. All friends and former members are invited to attend. For more info. call 252-3099.

October 16

  • REVIVAL Pastor Denise Anders-Modest and members of Anderson Chapel CME Church invite everyone to their fall, county-wide revival, Oct. 16-19, 7 p.m. nightly. Sun., Oct. 16, Elder Albert Pass of Christ Temple COGIC will be the speaker. Mon.-Wed. Rev. Deldrick Leasure, pastor of Christ Temple CME Church in Oxford will be the speaker. Come join us and bring a friend.

October 29

  • 2005 HARVEST FEST sponsored by the Holly Springs Chamber of Commerce will be held on the historic downtown square, 10 a.m. until. Arts and crafts, food vendors, singing, merchants’ open houses, door prizes. Join the fun.

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