Calendar of Events

Watch meeting Feb. 21 Highpoint/New Zion Neighborhood Watch meeting to be held on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 7:00 pm at the Highpoint Fire Department. There will be a guest speaker representing the Crimestoppers. For further information call 662-773-9577. Marriage Education classes set Feb. 21 Marriage Education classes at to be held at Mount Vernon M. B. Church on 200 Culberson Rd. Noxapater, MS The event will be Thursday, 2/21/13 at 6:30p.m.and Saturday, 2/23/13 at 10:00 a.m. You may be married, single, engaged, widowed, or divorced to attend. The public is invited. Library celebrating open house Feb. 23 Open House celebrating Black History Month at Winston County Library will be Saturday, February 23, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Contact the Winston County Library at 662-773-3212 for additional information. 2013 National Black History Month Theme At the Crossroads of Freedom and Equality: The Emancipation Proclamation and the March on Washington Black History Month Exhibit by Elmetra Patterson will be on display at the library through the month of February. Troop A 98th to meet Feb. 23 The Seventh, Troop A 98th Cavalry Reunion, and Former members of Troop A 98th Calvary, will meet Saturday, February 23, 2013 at the National Guard Armory, Louisville at 6:00 P.M.. Contact Terry Kelley at 662-773-9555 or 662-803-0161. Deadline for reservation is February 10, 2013. Celebrate Black History Month Feb. 24 The Mt. Sinai Missionary Baptist Church of Louisville will be celebrating Black History Month on Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 3:30 p.m. The featured speaker will be Mr. James Meredith, the first African-American to attend The University of Mississippi. Louisville’s own Sunshine Boys will lead the congregation in “Lift Every Voice and Sing” written by James Weldon Johnson. The public is invited to fellowship with us on this occasion. For more information please cal Bonnie Edwards @ 662-773-3954. Celebration set Feb. 24 Ebenezer Church of God in Christ of Louisville, MS cordially invites everyone to a “Celebration of Black History” program on Sunday, February 24, 2013, beginning at 11:45 a.m. as part of regular Sunday service. The anointed guest speaker for the program will be Sis. Miracle. GCS Open House & Silent Auction March 2 Please join Grace Christian School for it’s annual Open House and Silent Auction, Saturday, March 2nd, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. 173 McLeod Road Louisville, MS. Great auction items including: hunting item, baked goods, unique and handcrafted items, and a BBQ Brown bag lunch for $5. Banquet March 2 There will be a Great Fellowship Banquet held in honor of Sister Ruthie L. Norton and Pastor E. L. Logan. Where: Mt. Pleasant #2 M.B. Church, Noxapater,MS Time: 5:00 PM When: March 02, 2013 Fee: $10.00 per person (pay at the door) If you need more information please contact Sister Adrine Reed 662.724.4521 Pancake Supper / Fund raiser March 2 Saturday March 2, 2013, 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., East Louisville Baptist Church is hosting a Pancake Supper and singing fundraiser. Menu includes Pancakes, Biscuits & Sausage. Donations gratefully appreciated. For more information call East Louisville Church 662-773-3683 or 662-736-0735. Fundraiser for Masonic Lodge March 2 Masonic Lodge No. 277 will be selling Brunswick Stew for a fundraiser on Saturday, March 2, 2013. Serving begins at 4:30 p.m. Plates containing stew, cake and crackers will be $7.00 each or stew may be purchased by the quart for $10.00, or by the gallon for $30.00 For more information call 662-803-8859 Retired Education Personnel of Miss. meeting  March 7 The Retired Education Personnel of Miss. will meet March 7, 2013 inLouisville City Hall at 1:00 PM with speaker: Buddy King, Winston Co. EMA Director. He discuss his duties and tornado preparation. Cowboy Church Revival March 24-27 A Cowboy Church Revival will be held March 24-27 at the sale barn, north of louisville. Event sponsored by Winston Baptist Association. Sunday: 3pm Monday-Wednesday: 6:30pm Preaching by Rev. Ron Plymel Music led by Rev. Billy Bowie Free Cowboy New Testaments to all who attend. Supper provided by Poplar Flat Baptist Church, Evergreen Baptist Church and First Baptist Church. Easter Week services set March 25-29 Winston Baptist Association Easter holy week services South Louisville Baptist Church March 25-29, 2013 12:00 Noon MONDAY: Rev. Walter Simmons, Pastor of Murphy Creek Baptist Church “Father Forgive Them for They Know Not What They Do” TUESDAY: Rev. James Dearing, Pastor of Oak Grove Baptist Church “Today You Will be With Me in Paradise” WEDNESDAY: Rev. Charles Rook, Pastor of Crystal Ridge Baptist Church “My God, My God, Why Have You Forsaken Me?” THURSDAY: Dr. Mike Smith, Pastor of Wess Chapel Baptist Church “It is Finished” FRIDAY: Rev. Trent Jaudon, Pastor of South Louisville Baptist Church “Into Thy Hands I Commit My Spirit” Easter early worship service set March 31 An Easter early worship service is set for Sunday, March 31 at 7am in Legion State Park Sponsored by Winston Baptist Association Speaker: Rev. Jonathan Peeples, Pastor, Poplar Flat Baptist Church LHS pre-registration Louisville High School Pre-Registration for upcoming 10th, 11th, and 12th graders will be held in the students’ English classes during the week of February 11th-15th. The counselor will advise each student individually about course selections for next year. A pre- registration packet was given to every student to discuss with their parent/guardian on February 6th. It is very important for students to be present these dates in order to receive individual guidance from the counselor. Football offered Chiefs football signup is February 16, February 23, March 9, March 23, 2013 at the Chiefs Field (Eiland middle school) from 9am to 12pm. Winston County Chiefs Footballis for ages 6,7&8, 9&10, 11&12 years old teams 2013 early registration for the upcoming football season for the powerhouse youth football association. 25 spots for each team (no roster spot saved without registration fee) so reserve your spot by registering early! Free spring practice with early registration Feb. 16 thru Mar. 30 begins early registration. Players registration fee is $100 After march 30 fee is $125.00 Come by field to register, or mail to winston county chiefs p.o. box 1586 Louisville, ms 39339 or contact Leslie Loving 662-582-6018 Walking in Wellness each Saturday A Walking and Wellness group will be walking Saturdays from 9:00am – 10 am at Ivy Park in Louisville. All are invited to come enjoy the exercise and fun. AA Meets Louisville/Winston County Alcoholics Anonymous will now meet Monday and Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.m. beginning the first week of January 2012 on the second floor of the community house. Meetings until then will still take place on Wednesday and Friday nights at 7:30 p.m. The Winston County Paparazzi The Winston County Paparazzi is working with the MSU Extension Office in Louisville to offer monthly meetings for photography enthusiasts. The meetings are the fourth Thursday of each month at the MSU Extension Office. in Louisville at 6pm and are open to everyone. For more information call 662-803-8222 after 6 p.m. or email lostnthemail@yahoo.com. La Leche League of Louisville La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by La Leche League International, latest breastfeeding information, 24-hour telephone help, and lending library. For meeting information call Bonnie at 662-773-3911. Tax help AARP Taxwide Volunteers will begin e-filing tax returns at the Winston County Library Friday February 2nd at 8:30 a.m. These services will be provided every Wednesday and Friday through April 12, 2013 Call Calvin Hampton at 662-803-6220 or Evangelist Jackson at 662-736-3500 for more information Louisville Eagles Football Once again, the Louisville Eagles are getting ready to kick off an outstanding 2013 season. They are now recruiting football players, cheerleaders, and managers. All interested boys and girls between the ages of 7 – 12 are invited to come sign up March 2, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Eagles practice field located on Ivy Avenue. This year’s entry fee is $75.00 per child. For more information contact Petey Thames (662) 803-7235 President, Daryl Hughes (662) 769-2525 Vice President, Lawrence Sangster 662-803-5613 Volunteers for LFD Help wanted: Individuals to serve their community. Must be dedicated, honest, community orientated, willing to help & learn, and able to help. Pay: none, uniform: provided, training: provided, satisfaction: guaranteed. Be a volunteer firefighter for the LFD.