Thursday, February 9, 2006
 

Calendar of Events

Thursday

• PARENT MEETING The Pop Warner Holly Springs Cowboys will have a parent meeting, Thurs., Feb. 9, 7 p.m. at the Holly Springs Multi-Purpose Building. All participating parents are urged to attend.

Friday

• MEETING Marshall County Retired Education Personnel will meet Fri., Feb. 10, 1 p.m. at the Marshall County Library. That will be Honors Day.

• 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.

Saturday

• HORSE SHOW Winter blues horse show, Marshall County Fairgrounds, 4 p.m. Gates open at 2 p.m. For more info. call 252-5441. Snow or ice cancels show.

• BENEFIT Emory Independent Methodist Church, 872 Watson Rd., Byhalia, is sponsoring a benefit for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Catfish supper with all the trimmings. Meal served from 5-7 p.m. All proceeds go to St. Jude. For more info. call 838-2367, 233-4642 or 901-212-1659.

• BENEFIT for the family of the late Alberta DeBerry Griffin, Sat., Feb. 11, 6:30 p.m. at Hopewell #1 MB Church, 365 Bonner St. Many groups and choirs. Members of Hopewell #1 and the class of 1973 are encouraged to attend and support this event. For more info. call Mamie Byers, 252-1229; Pat Boga, 252-5881; or Earlene Hearn, 252-5596. If you cannot attend, please get a donation to the sponsors.

• MEETING Marshall County Republican Club, monthly meeting starts at 10 a.m., at Northcentral Electric Power Co. on Hwy 309 South in Byhalia. Coffee and light refreshments will be served. The public is invited.

• SINGING Emmanuel Baptist Church will have singing, Sat., Feb. 11, with fellowship at 5 p.m., singing at 6 p.m., featuring For His Calling. Pastor Donald Windam invites everyone.

• SINGING New Hope Baptist Church Hwy. 72 Slayden will be having a gospel singing Saturday night February 11, Starting at 7 p.m. Featured group will be The Robinsons from Corinth. Bro. Billy Adair and congregation invite everyone to attend. Fellowship supper after singing.

• BENEFIT PROGRAM for the Griffin family, Hopewell #1 MB Church, 365 Bonner St., Sat., Feb. 11, 6:30 p.m. Groups, choirs, male choruses and soloists are invited to be on the program. The Class of 1973, Holly Springs High School and Hopewell #1 are asked to be present. The public is invited. To make a donation, please call Mamie Byers, Pat Boga or Earlene Hearn. Call 901-292-0698 for more info.

• FINAL REGISTRATION Byhalia Sports Association will hold final open registration for spring and summer girls fast pitch softball for ages 7-16 and youth baseball for ages 4 through 14 on Saturday, February 11, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Byhalia High School cafeteria. You will need a copy of your child’s birth certificate and a recent school picture. For more info. call Doug or Janice Wagg - 838-2806, Brandy Terrell-838-8147, David or Darla Painter - 838-5200, Becky Crum - 901 438-0185, or Lynn jiJaga- 901 827-9640.

• VALENTINE BALL St. Paul CME Church Missionary Society will hold a Valentine Sweetheart Ball, Feb. 11, 7 p.m. at Annie’s Restaurant. Rev. Michael Adams, pastor.

• BENEFIT The local Wal-Mart, store 303 is sponsoring a benefit for associate Mary Dillard, who is ill on Sat., Feb. 11, 6 p.m. at the Marshall County Association building, 619-A Hwy 7 S., Cuba St. All choirs, groups and quartets are asked to render a selection. Business and church donations are gratefully appreciated.

Sunday

• SINGING Friendship Baptist Church, Hernando Rd., Feb. 12, 11 a.m. Lunch at 12 noon, singing at 1 p.m. with Fishers of Men. Bro. Charlie Knight, pastor.

• MUSICIANS’ APPRECIATION Mt. Sinai COGIC of Mt. Pleasant will have an appreciation service at 2:30 p.m. on Sun., Feb. 12, for musicians Curtis Pritchard Jr., Michael Smith and Johnathan Pritchard. Special guests will be the Kimbrough Chapel Mass Choir of Lamar. Everyone is invited. Pastor Elder Curtis Pritchard.

• Workshop Concert 2006, presented by Chulahoma MB Church, will be conducted by Rev. Gerald Thompson, gospel artist. Rehearsals will be Feb. 9-10, 6:30 p.m. nightly. Concert will be Sun., Feb. 12, 6 p.m. For more info. call Leslie King Jr., 901-596-6527.

• SOUL FOOD SUNDAY St. Mark MB Church, Feb. 12 in the fellowship hall. Dinner plates sold at a low price, from 1-3 p.m. Stop by and enjoy some home cooking “soul food style.” For more info. call 252-2434. Dine in or carry out.

• BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM Sun., Feb. 12, 11 a.m. at Hudsonville CME Church. Rev. Bobby G. Wilson, pastor. Dr. Paul Lampley will be the guest speaker.

• WOMEN IN RED Region Women’s Missionary Society in Red program will be Sun., Feb. 12, 5 p.m. in the Hudsonville Family Life Center.

Monday

• JOB CLASS Catholic Social Services will have a class on how to search for a job and how to write a resume, Mon. Feb. 13, 9:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. in preparation for the Job Fair, Feb. 23. Both classes will be held at the Catholic Social Service office, 690 Hwy 4 East. For more info. call 252-1336.

Valentine’s Day

• 4-H CLUB The Lessye Lee Davis 4-H Club will be at Trinity Mission, 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. passing out Valentine door knockers and singing. All members are not required to attend.

February 15

• JOB FAIR Feb. 15, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Rust College, McMillan building. All Marshall County citizens are invited. Free admission.

February 16

• MEETING Lessye Lee Davis 4-H Club, Marshall County Library, 6 p.m. Focusing on MSU Club Congress and Project Achievement Day.

• PTA MEETING H.W. Byers monthly PTA meeting will be held Feb. 16, 6 p.m. in the school cafeteria. Everyone is welcome.

February 17

• 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.

February 18

• BARREL RACE Kudzu Klassic barrel series race #3, Marshall County Fairgrounds. Gates open at 8 a.m. Trainers being at 9 a.m. For more info. call 252-5441.

• FREE SPAY NEUTER The Marshall County Humane Society and RAVS (Rural Area Veterinary Services) a division of the Humane Society USA, will provide free spays and neuters for financially qualified individuals ($15,000 per year household income). Appts. are absolutely necessary. Call Carmen Marlin at 838-6753. Feb. 18-19.

• Pastor Love Day banquet, Rising Star Church, Feb. 18, 7 p.m. Guest speaker, Pastor Ronnie Strong of New Independence Church in Coldwater. Please see any Pastor Aid committee member for tickets or call the church at 252-7507. Everyone is invited. Pastor, Robert McClain.

• SINGING Clear Creek Baptist Church, Sat., Feb. 18, with Spirit Filled from Pontotoc. Fellowship at 6 p.m., singing at 7 p.m. Everyone invited.

• SONG FEST Minister Melvin Norman and The Spiritual Coalition presents “The Ladies of Zion” in an old-time religion song fest. Everyone is invited to join them as they minister in song as a group for the first time. Many guests will be on the program. Sat., Feb. 18, 6 p.m. at Mt. Newell MB Church, Red Banks.

• Singing, Rice Chapel Independent Methodist Church, Hwy 72, Feb. 18, with the Mink Family. Fellowship 6 p.m., singing at 7 p.m. Everyone is invited. Bro. Walter Myers, pastor.

• SWEETHEART BALL Sat., Feb. 18, 6:30 p.m. in the Hudsonville CME Church Family Life Center.

February 19

• BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM Hopewell No. 2, Hudsonville, 2 p.m. Everyone is invited. Sponsored by the Lessye Lee Davis 4-H Club.

• BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM St. Mark MB Church, Sun., Feb. 19, 10:30 a.m. Special presentation by the members of Innocent Praise. Everyone is cordially invited. For more info. call 252-2434.

• BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM McIntyre Church family will celebrate black history, Feb. 19, 2:30 p.m. Wilkins Chapel Church family will be guests. Pastor A. Fluker. Everyone is invited.

• BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM Adolphus CME Church will celebrate black history, Feb. 19, 2 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Pastor Billy Williams, Sponsor, Edna Boyd.

February 21

• 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.

February 24

• African American Fest, in observance of Black History month, sponsored by the Friends of Ida B. Wells Barnett Museum and Cultural Center for African American History. Fri. Feb. 24, 9 a.m. at the Eddie L. Smith Multi-Purpose Bldg., 160-B South Memphis St.; Sat., Feb. 25, 9 a.m. at the multi-purpose center, with exciting events throughout both days. If you’d like to have a booth, you may contact the Ida B. Wells Museum at 252-3232 or idabwells@bellsouth.net.

• 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.

February 26

• YOUTH DAY Mt. Sinai COGIC of Mt. Pleasant will have their annual youth day program, Sun., Feb. 26. Everyone is invited. Pastor, Elder Curtis Pritchard.

February 28

• 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.

March 4

• Kudzu Klassic barrel series race #4, Marshall County Fairgrounds. Gates open at 8 a.m. Trainers begin at 9 a.m. For more info. call 252-5441.

• PASTOR’S CONFERENCE Mt. Moriah MB Church and the Churches of the Mid-South present Empowering Your Ministry, a growth and development pastor’s conference, Sat., Mar. 4, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at Chulahoma MB Church. Rev. John Booker, pastor.

• Singing, Mar. 4, Mt. Calvary Pentecostal Church, 3993 Cayce Rd., 1/2 mile south of Goodman Rd. Featuring the Williams Family. 7 p.m. Everyone welcome.

March 5

• USHER MINISTRY McIntyre Church will have their annual Usher Ministry, Mar. 5, 2 p.m. Pastor Grantham and Mt. Comfort Church will be guests. All Usher ministries are invited. Rev. Andrew Fluker, pastor.

March 7

• 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.


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