Calendar of Events

Annual Adcock Reunion August 25 The family of the late Elzie and Ardella Adcock will be having their family reunion on Saturday, August 25, 2012 at Mollie Estes/ J. W. Young Park in Noxapater, MS located on HWY 15 South. They will begin gathering around 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Please bring pictures or anything that would be of interest to the other family members and share. Bring a covered dish and enjoy lunch with us at noon. There will be plenty of room for the children to play in the park and also a walking track. For more information please call 662-803-7366 or 662-803-4091.

Basketball tourney Aug. 25 First annual 3 on 3 Men Basketball tournament will be held August 25, 2012 at Academy Park in Louisville. Entry fee is $75 due by 8-23-12. Guidelines: 6 players per team, team must have same color shirt or jersey, must be 21 or older, 1st place $150, 2nd place $50, 3rd place $25. Contact Lawrence Sangster 662-803-7216

Appreciation to the Gospelation Singers Aug. 26 Come help to show appreciation to the Gospelation Singers of Columbus Ms on Sunday August 26, 2012 at Union Chapel M.B Church in Louisville. Other groups on this program will be The Mighty Disciples of Louisville, Predestined of Louisville, The Hebrew Boys of West Point, Tim Frierson & Nu Beginning of Tupelo, and The Union Chapel Male Choir. The time for this program is set for 5:30pm. The public is invited to attend.

Indian Springs Revival Aug. 26-31 Indian Springs Assembly of God will be in revival services August 26 – 31. Service times are Sunday 10 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. and Monday through Friday at 7 p.m. Guest evangelist will be Rev. Matthew Gros of Schriever, LA. There will be special singing each night. The church is located at the intersection of Hwy. 25 and Mt. Calvary Church Rd.

Hopewell UMC Revival Aug. 26-30 Hopewell United Methodist Church in Louisville will hold a revival from Aug. 26-30. Sunday time will be 6 p.m., and Monday thru Thursday at 7 p.m. The speaker will be Rev. Eddie Hinton from Starkville. Hopewell sets Revival. Aug. 26

Hopewell United Methodist Church cordially invites you to attend the Annual Revival starting Sunday, August 26-30, 2012. Service will begin at 6:00 on Sunday and 7:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Our evangelist for the week is Pastor Eddie Hinton of the New Bell Charge Starkville, MS.

Celebrating 5 years August 26 The Agape Baptist church Family will be celebrating the 5th year anniversary for Our Shepherd- Pastor Robert E. Brownlee, Sr. This event will take place Sunday, August 26. The guest speaker for this occasion will be Pastor Kelvin Brownlee and the Greater Ebenezer Church Family of Aberdeen, MS. They are looking forward to a great moving of the Holy Spirit at the service and are extending a special invitation to the public. Pastor Brownlee, Sr. and the Agape Baptist Church are also seeking a keyboard player for services. Interested parties should contact Deacon Melvin Hunt at 662-803-4717.

Breath of God August 26 & 27 Come and experience the presence of the Lord as Apostle-Prophet Gregory Davis and his wife,prophetess Imari Davis of Inkster, MI flow in the Holy Spirit on Sunday, August 26,2012 at 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM. and Monday, Aug.27,2012 at 7:00 PM. ALl services to be held at World Outreach &BTC at 323 S. Jones Ave.

Burton reunion planned Sept. 1 A family reunion for the descendants of Lish and Molly (Hudspeth) Burton will be Saturday, September 1 at the home of Jimmie and JoAnn Burton on Rural Dempsey Road. Call 662-736-4428 for more information or contact Judy Webb Burton or Pauline Burton Chunn.

Goodin Reunion Sept. 2 The annual Goodin Reunion will be September 2, 2012 at the Neshoba County Coliseum. All friends and relatives are invited to attend. Please bring a covered dish.

Caperton Reunion September 2 The descendants of Samuel Henry Caperton and Sarah Frances Ball will gather at Mollie Estes/J. W. Young Park in Noxapater, MS on Sunday, September 2, 2012. Pot Luck Lunch will be served at noon. Please make plans to come and fellowship with the Caperton Clan.

Retired Education Personnel of Miss. meeting Sept. 6 Retired Education Personnel of Miss. meeting is set for September 6, 2012 in Louisville City Hall at 1:00 PM. Speakers will be Representative Ted Evans, Senator Gary Jackson, Senator Sampson Jackson and Senator Giles Ward. They will discuss 2012 Legislative update

The Noxapater REPM members will have their picture made.

A donation for the Winston County Boys & Girls Club will be taken up at the meeting.

LHS Class of 1982 Sept. 7 The LHS class of 1982 will be holding its 30th class reunion on September 7 and 8, 2012. Activities include LHS football tailgate party beginning at 4:00 p.m. Friday night and a benefit walk for the American Heart Association. The public is invited to participate in the walk to raise money and awareness for the American Heart Association. A $5 registration is requested from the public to participate in the walk. For more information please contact Mary Hampton Hardy at 662-803-8909 or Patricia Miller Ball at 662-803-0901.

Seminary Classes Sept. 17, 7 p.m. Louisville Extension Seminary of M & I College will begin fall classes Sept. 17 at Mt. Sinai Church on Hwy 397. The time is 7 p.m. Courses being offered are English The Easy Way, and Ancient World History. Contact Evangelist Jackson at 736-3500 or 773-7408 for more information.

Habitat event set Sept. 28 Habitat Cotton Gin Festival Kick-Off Concert will be September 28, 2012 at the Catfish Opera in Noxapater MS, from 7:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. The Red Hills String Band will be performing bluegrass, country and gospel. Admission will be $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for 15 and under. For more information contact Jason Cagle 662-773-7111; Glenda Johnson 662-736-0037; Diane Haggard 662-773-6787; Grady Suttle 662-803-4667. Come have a good time supporting your local Habitat for Humanity.

Cotton Gin Festival Sept. 29, 2012 The Noxapater Community Alliance will host their annual Cotton Gin Festival on September 29, 2012. This year’s festival promises to be bigger and better than ever. Activities for the event include the annual car show and live entertainment. Vendor booths $25 with electricity $30. For car show call 662-724-4656. For more information about this event contact Mark Robinson 662-803-7230.

Church campaign Pastor Robert E. Brownlee, Sr. and members of the Agape Church are pleased to announce our participation in the Clothes for Christ Campaign. They are asking for donations of old clothing and shoe to bless this ministry. Anyone wishing to donate the designated items is asked to bring the items to the parking lot of the church located at 302 Ball Drive- Louisville, MS and either leave them in front of the door or put them in the trailer that is parked there. These items will be used to bless those less fortunate than us, and pick up service is available. If further information is needed please feel free to contact the numbers listed below or visit the website. We are thanking each of you for your donations in advance and look forward to seeing evidence of your caring natures as we fill this trailer and bless others through our efforts. The contact numbers are (662) 419-2386; (662) 773-9521; (662) 773-8999. The website is

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.

Walking in Wellness Winston County Self Help Cooperative in conjunction with the Diabetes Coalition is Walking in Wellness every Saturday 9AM to 10AM at Ivy Park. Come out and take charge of your health.

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.

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

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.

Class of 1987 reunion upcoming The time has come to celebrate of the Louisville High School 25th reunion. The event is scheduled for Nov. 23,24, and 25 which is Thanksgiving weekend. The 3-day event will take place at the Shrine Club. More information will follow in ucoming months. Also, additional information can be found on the class of 1987 facebook page. For futher information, please feel free to contact Yolanda “Marie” May-Wilson (773-2147), Cathie Shields-Edwards(779-5046), and Bobbie Love-Johnson(779-2443). Backwoods Comics Fest set Sept. 29

This week at BUBBAWORLDCOMIX.NET website a different artist is drawing and writing each strip each day in celebration of April Fools Week. The fun thing about this is that each of the six artists that are helping with this will be at the BACKWOODS COMICS FEST on Sept. 29, held at the Louisville Coliseum. Some of them will even be part of the panel discussion at the Strand Theater the night before. These artists range from Web Cartoonists to independent artists and even a couple of them have worked for companies like Marvel & DC. Check out the website for a peek of just a few of the artists.