Calendar of Events

Mt. Pisgah M.B. Church revival
The Mt. Pisgah M. B. Church in Nanih Waiya Community will hold its
annual Spring Revival on April 17-19, 2013 nightly beginning at 7:00
pm. The speakers will be Rev. George Love, Rev. Mack Young and Rev.
John Ball. The public is invite3d and welcome to attend. Rev.
Donald Bryant is pastor.

Class Meeting April 27
Class of 1973 will be having a Meeting and Cook-out at James Lewis
Home on April 27, at 2:00 p.m. Asking every one to bring something.
For more information call Emma Goss at 662-773-4305, or James Lewis
at 662-803-3087.

Fitness meeting
Insanity fitness training is coming to Anytime Fitness. If you truly
desire to lose weight, this is the ideal opportunity for you.
Insanity will help you change your health, looks, and attitude!
Dedicate yourself to these 60 days of life changing motivational work
out. You can lose up to 25 lbs. in a month. There will be a monthly
fee. Registration will be held on April 13th at Anytime Fitness from
9am-2pm. Classes will begin April 15th. Contact Lawrence Sangster at
662-803-5613 if interested.

Homecoming services will be held Sunday, May 5 at 10:30 a.m. with
lunch at 12:00 noon. Guest speaker will be Bro. Ben McDaniel, prior

Pastor Installtion Service
The Bethel M.B. Church family invites the public to come be a part of
our Pastor Installation Service to be held on April 14, 2013 at 3:00
p.m. The guest speaker for this event will be Rev. Charles Brown,
Pastor of Pine Grove M.B. Church, Starkville, MS.

Reading program set
Mountain Top Ministries is now open for registration for its “Learn
to Read” Program. Learn to Read is a remedial reading program that is
targeted to assist adults that is experiencing literacy challenges.
The program is not equipped to serve people with learning
disabilities, just adults that desire to enhance their reading
skills. Registration is now open. Please contact Pastor Versie Estes
for more info at 803-9082.

Woodmen Lodge 102 Spring Family Cookout
Woodmen Lodge 102 would like to invite all its members and families
to the First Annual Lodge 102 Spring Cookout at the Pavilion by the
lake at Legion State Park from 2 pm until. Come join us for an
afternoon of fellowship and great food. They will be serving catfish
and hushpuppies and all the fixings. Feel free to bring a dessert or
a side dish.
Third Thursday event in Louisville April 18

The downtown merchants in Louisville will host sidewalk sales on
Thursday, April 18 from noon to 7:00 pm. Merchants will have great
deals on the sidewalk in front of their stores.

Pastor Installation April 14
The Bethel M. B. Church Family invites the public to come and be
apart of Pastor Installation service to be held on April 14 at 3:00
p.m. The guest speaker for this event will be Rev. Charles Brown,
Pastor of Pine Grove M. B. Church, Starkville, Ms.

Dance Ministry April 14
Mount Pleasant No 2 M. B Church Dance Ministry will be celebrating
their first Year anniversary, Sunday, April 14, 2013. Service time
will be 3:00 P.M. Please bring your dance team or mine ministry and
join us for this special occasion.

DARE graduation April 19
DARE graduation for schools in county to be hosted April 19 at 9 a.m.
at Louisville elementary School

Oak Grove No. 2 M. B. Church Revival April 19
The Oak Grove No. 2 M. B. Church will hold its 2013 Spring Revival
beginning Wednesday Evening April 17, 2013 through Friday evening
April 19, 2013 at 7:30 each evening. The guest speaker for the week
will be Rev. Tracy Glass fro Newton, Ms. Please join us as we hear
and share the Word of God.

Class of 1954 to host reunion April 20
Class of 1954 will have their 59th reunion at Lake Tiak O’Khata
beginning at 10:30 am on April 20, 2013. Everyone is invited. For
more information contact Junie Fuller at 662-773-5886.

Choir Musical April 20
There will be a combined choir musical with pleasant grove United
Methodist Church and Lonely Valley CME Church choirs on Saturday,
April 20 at 6 pm. The musical will be held at Pleasant grove.
Everyone is invited.

Pastor Installtion Service April 21
The Friendship Missionary Baptist Church of Louisville, MS invites
you to come and witness the Installation Services of Reverend Jerry
Lee on April 21, 2013 at 3:00 pm. The speaker will be Reverend Sam
Bonner, Pastor of New Prairie Grove in Starkville, MS.

Celebration April 21
Holy Ghost Temple at 128 Hill Street, Louisville will host a Glory be
to God for 75 blessed years of life for Rev. Lorene Guyse Sunday,
April 21, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. Guest Speaker will be Reverend Carl
Swanigan, Greensboro , C.M.E, Louisville is the Pastor.

Mt. Pleasant
Missionary revival April 23
Mt Pleasant No 1 Missionary Baptist Church will be having revival
Sunday April 21. 2013 through Tuesday April 23, 2013 at 7:00 pm
nightly Special Guest Pastor Nathaniel Best pastor of St. Matthew
Missionary Baptist Church, Starkville. Everyone invited

Union revival April 24
Union Chapel M.B. will have revival services April 24th – April
28th. The guest speaker for the week will be Reverend Dewin Perry,
Pastor of Greater Grace M.B. Church in Birmingham, Alabama. The
public is cordially invited to attend.

Gun training class April 27
The Winston County Sheriff’s Department will host a handgun training
class on April 27. Maximum class of 25 persons. Contact Sheriff’s
office to schedule a spot.

NAACP’s 33rd Annual Freedom Fund Banquet April 27
Winston County Branch NAACP’s 33rd Annual Freedom Fund Banquet will
take place on Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Lake Tiak O’Khata, Pine
Ridge Lodge: 6:00 PM Social Hour; 7:00 PM Program.
The speaker is Reena Evers-Everett, daughter of Myrlie Evers-Williams
and the late Medgar Evers. Adults: $25.00; 16 years and below: $10.00
Please contact: Ads: Renee Hampton 662-435-4512 Tickets: Letitia
Jackson 662-803-2956. President: Charles R. Hampton 662-803-0635
All are invited to attend.

Class reunion April 27
The Class of 1985 will be having a 30th Class Reunion Planning
Meeting on Saturday, April 27, 2013, at 4:00 p.m. at City Hall. All
classmates are asked to attend.

Mt. Sinai event April 28
Mt Sinai Missionary Baptist Church of Louisville will be honoring
Pastor L. B. Hathorn and Sis. Clara Hathorn for their dedication and
leadership at Mt Sinai for 32 years. The guest speaker for this
occasion will be Rev. Donald Bryant of Ackerman, MS and pastor of Mt.
Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church in Nanih Waiya, MS. The celebration
will take place at Mt. Sinai on Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 3:30 p.m.
The public is invited.

Bethel event April 28
Bethel M. B. Church Family and Rev. Ivory McDaniel, Pastor will be
having a celebration Rev, Carl Swanigan Minister of Music , 35th Year
annual appreciation. This event will take place on the 4th Sunday
April 28, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. The guest speaker will be Rev, George
Love of Mt Cannie M. B. Church. The public is invited.

Meridian Symphony Chorus and Orchestra April 28
Sunday April 28, 2013 at 3:00 PM Highland Baptist Church will be
hosting “A German Requiem(in English)” to words of the Holy
scripture. Tickets will be $10 at the door or in advance from MSO
choir members.

Choir Day is April 28
Friendship MB Church will host their Annual Youth Choir Day April 28,
2013, at 3:00 O’clock located at 506 Jones Avenue, Louisville, MS.

Celebration April 28
Holy Ghost Temple at 128 Hill Street, Louisville will host a Glory be
to God for 75 blessed years of life for Rev. Lorene Guyse in a
Conclusion Grand Celebration, Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 3:00 P.M.
Guest Speaker Reverend Richard Moncrief from Faith Beyond Walls,
Louisville. All area churches are invited to come share in the
celebration and worship.

Church event April 28
Following is an invitation to the public from Elder Ronnie L. Paige
and the Ebenezer Church of God in Christ church family to attend
“Friends and Family Day”, scheduled for Sunday, April 28, 2013 at
3:00 p.m. at Ebenezer Church of God in Christ, located at 688 Bethany
Ebenezer Road, Louisville, MS. The guest speaker for the event will
be Rev. Lynn Cunningham of Harper Chapel M. B. Church of Louisville,
MS. All are welcome to come and share in this annual fun filled event.

Revival is April 29
Friendship MB Church will host their Youth Revival beginning on
Monday, April 29 through Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. each
night located at 506 Jones Ave. Louisville, MS.
Reunion May 4 – Old Bond School Reunion May 4
The Old Bond School Reunion will be held on May 4, 2013 at Murphy
Creek Baptist Church. It will be from 2-4 pm.

Disney Character Dinig Day May 4
Winston Medical Center Relay for Life Team will host a disney
Character Dining Day on May 4, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Lake Tiak O’
Khata. The cost will be $15.00 per person which includes plenty of
entertainment, lunch, and door prizes. There will be “disney”
characters such as Woody, Buzz Lightyear, Snow White, Cinderella,
Tinkerbell, and several more on hand to mingle and entertain the
children. Paige’s Photos will be on hand to take 4×6 photos with the
characters for $5.00 each. The deadline to purchase tickets will be
April 20, 2013 to allow time to prepare proper arrangements. Tickets
can be purchased at Winston Medical Receiving Department, Penny’s
From heaven, or the Chamber of Commerce or by calling 662-779-5179
or 662-803-2113.

EWVFD Spaghetti Supper to be held
Mary 4, 2013
East Winston Vol Fire Dept will have a spaghetti supper held at the
FD located on Hwy 14 E on May 4, 2013 beginning at 5:00 pm. Dine in
or Carry-out, $5 per plate. Also, will have a cake walk.

Church Carnival May 4
Mount Pleasant No 2 M. B Church Dance Ministry will sponsor their
first carnival at the church location Saturday, May 4, 2013. Time
beginning at 10:00 a.m.- until. There will be face painting, crafts,
games for children, food booths, and etc. For more information call
662-724-4254 ask for Marie Spiva or 662-803-3476 Charlene Johnson.

Homecoming to be held May 5
Liberty Baptist Church will have their homecoming service on Sunday,
May 5th at 10:30 am with lunch at 12:00 noon. Guest speaker will be
Bro. Ben McDaniel, prior pastor. Also, there will be special music.

Elite Cheer May 11
North Mississippi Elite Cheer is going to host cheer tryouts for its
competitive cheer squad on May 11, 2012 in Ackerman, Mississippi.
Anyone who wishes to advance in tumbling skills, cheerleading, and
advanced stunts will benefit from this organization. NME is looking
for kids ages 3 years to 18 years of age who are boys or girls
seeking to grow. A cheer clinic held will be on May 7 at 5 p.m. for
anyone interested in trying out. For more information, contact Paige
Perrigin at 662-552-9825 or Lauren Tidwell 662-769-3033.

Vendor Space
available for French Camp Pioneer Day
Applications are now being taken for vendor space for French Camp
Pioneer Day on May 11, 2013. Spaces open to arts & crafts vendors
selling items including, antiques, jewelry, woodcrafts, needle arts,
leather crafts, etc. Historic artisans and arts & crafts
demonstrators are welcome, too. Contact Tekoa Miller at or (662) 547-6482. To download an online
application, visit, or find us on
Facebook at

4th Annual Junior Auxiliary Red Hills Festival 5K set for May 25
4th Annual Junior Auxiliary / Red Hills Festival 5K Run/Walk & 1 Mile
Fun Run May 25, 2013
5K Run/Walk & 1 Mile Fun Run will be held Saturday May 25, 2013 at
8:00 am.
Cash awards rewarded to top male and female winner. Top finisher in
Fun Run will also receive cash prize. Drawing held for two
additional cash prizes for Fun Run participants. Trophies awarded
to top three in each age group of 5K Run/Walk.
Pre-registration $20.00 ($25 on Race Day). Pre-registered
participants will receive a T-shirt if registration received by /
post marked by May 6th. Registration forms are available on-line at or Forms can also be
picked up at the Chamber of Commerce or from any JA member.
Please contact Angel Whitehead at 662-803-7231, the Chamber of
Commerce at 662-773-3921, or any JA member for more information.

Spelling contest May 31
Do you have what it takes to stand against the rest. Sign up to
participate in I’ll Rise End of School Spelling Bee coming May 31,
2013 and June 1, 2013.
Pre-register starts now and ends March 31, 2013. Late registration
ends April 30, 2013
Sign up Fees: $15 before March 31, 2013, $25 before April 30, 2013.
Payment must be received along with signup sheet in order to hold
your child’s spot in the Spelling Bee.
All Mississippi Public Private, and Home Schooled Children are
encouraged to compete. No area restriction all children are welcome
to participate.
Grades Competing: Head Start – 8th. A cash prize up to $350 or 1st,
2nd and 3rd place will be given.
Pick up a copy of the Spelling Bee packet at your local library,
child’s school or any sponsor. You can text or call 601-504-4194 to
request a copy to be mailed.

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

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

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.