Thursday, July 17, 2014
Chamber lunch July 24 at Northcentral
The next Byhalia Area Chamber of Commerce quarterly luncheon is set for Thursday, July 24, in Northcentral Electric Power Association auditorium in Olive Branch.
The reservation deadline is Monday, July 21.
Displays are open beginning at 11:15 a.m. A lunch buffet starts at 11:45 a.m. featuring fried catfish with all the trimmings, cooked by Sheriff Kenny Dickerson and his team. The program will be held from 12 noon until 1 p.m.
Guest speaker is Kevin Doddridge, general manager of Northcentral Electric Power Association.
Cost for Chamber members is $10 (with reservation) and general admission $15 (with reservation). Without reservations, the cost is $15 for members and $20 general admission. A display table is $30 (which includes one lunch).
Call the Chamber at 662-838-8127 or email email@example.com for reservations or a display table by July 21.
Block Communications purchasing MetroCast
Block Communications is acquiring MetroCast Mississippi, a rural cable system that provides television, telephone and Internet services in 16 Mississippi counties.
Areas served include Holly Springs, Ashland, Potts Camp, Snow Lake and Hickory Flat.
Metrocast is a subsidiary of Harron Communications of Frazer, Pa.
Block Communications is based in Toledo, Ohio, and operates cable systems in two Ohio cities and owns televisions stations and newspapers in several other states.
Sounds of Summer slated for August 23
The Sounds of Summer Arts and Music Festival will be held Saturday, Aug. 23, from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Byhalia Walking Track, 120 College Street.
Gate admission is $5 (12 years and under free). A kids fun zone wristband will be available for $5.
Highlights of this year’s festival include arts and crafts booths, fantastic food, live music featuring Ingram Hill and Shy and Bill “Howl-N-Madd” Perry, a cornhole tournament, wellness and business exhibits, motorcycle and Model A car displays, and much more.
Bring lawn chairs and enjoy the many activities.
For more information on the event, contact the Chamber at 662-838-8127 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or www.byhalia-ms.com.
News: (662) 252-4261 or email@example.com
Fax: (662) 252-3388
Questions, comments, corrections: firstname.lastname@example.org
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