Calendar of Events

Summer feeding program planned

2013 Summer Feeding Program, Free meals for all children. The Louisville Municipal School District is participating in the Summer Food Program. Meals will be provided at the sites and times as follows; Breakfast 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m., Lunch 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., at Louisville High School June 3, 2013 – July 31, 2013.

Eiland Middle June 3, 1023 – July 31, 2013, closed July 4th and 5th

Nanih Waiya June 3, 2013 – June 28, 2013; Noxapater June 3, 2013 – June 28, 2013

In operation of child feeding program, no child will be discriminated against because of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. If you believe you have been discriminated against, write immediately to USDA, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410. (886)632-9992 or (800) 87708339(TTY).


Photography Workshop June 15

The Friends of Noxubee Refuge will offer an Adult Photography Workshop

Saturday June 15 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Refuge Visitor Center. Blake

McCollum will instruct the class on outdoor photography. Participants

must pre-register with (323-5548).


Fitness event June 15

Hip Hop Abs and Insanity fitness training workouts are coming to Anytime Fitness. Registration will be held on June 15 at Anytime Fitness from 10am to 2 pm. Classes will begin on June 17. Contact Lawrence Sangster at 662-803-5613 if interested.


Pastor Celebration June 16, 3 p.m.

Oak Grove #2 M.B. Church in Louisville will be celebrating Pastor Anthony Thames and First Lady Sharon Thames 2nd year anniversary on June 16 at 3 p.m. Rev. Anthony Thames is Pastor.


Vacation Bible School June 16-21, 6-8 p.m.

Crystal Ridge Baptist Church vacation Bible school will be June 16-21 from 6-8 p.m. We will start on Sunday night and our commencement will be on Friday night.


Basketball Camp June 17

Grace Christian School Summer Basketball Camp, Grades 3rd – 6th June 17th – 19th, 3:00-5:30, Cost is $25.00 per person.

If you have any questions please contact Coach Toby Halfacre at 662-347-2877, Assistant Coach Micah Halfacre at 662-347-2636, Blue/Gay Coach John Brownlee at 601-720-7990 or Grace Christian School 662-773-8524.


Vacation Bible School June 17-21, 6-7:30 p.m.

Harmony Baptist Church in Nanih Waiya invites you to vacation Bible school from June 17-21, 6-7:30 p.m. nightly.


Camp Fire Academy June 17-21, 2013

The Louisville Fire Dept. will host their 3rd annual Camp Fire Academy from June 17-21. The camp teaches fire safety in a fun but educational setting. For registration information contact Detrick Sanders or Chief Terry Johnson at 662-773-9402.


NAACP Seminar June 18

The Winston County Branch of NAACP is sponsoring a seminar on the Affordable Care Act. The topic revolves around what will happen to one’s Health Care plan. The seminar will take place on Tuesday, June 18, at 7:00pm, in the Colonial Room at Lake Tiak O’Khata. Mr. Rod Moore will be presenting. President and CEO of Moore’s Financial Group Individuals, Families, and small businesses are welcomed. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Brenda Johnson at 662-803-9715, or Charles R. Hampton at 662-803-0635.


Farmer’s Market Planned June 20

3rd Thursday on Main, June 20th, 4-7pm. Farmer’s Market. Want to participate? Please contact Mary Snow at 662-773-3320 or Linda Skelton at 662-773-3921.


Church Wellness Night June 21

Calvary Health and Wellness Night will be on Friday, June 21, 2013 7:00PM at Calvary Apostolic Church 103 Eiland Avenue Louisville, MS.

Theme: “Walking in Natural and Spiritual Wellness”

Guest Speaker: Elder Cleveland Jones (Jerusalem Temple) Philadelphia, MS.


Calvary Fundraiser June 21st 7 pm

Calvary Apostolic Church will be hosting a fundraiser on June 21, 2013, at 7:00 pm. The theme will be Walking in Natural and Spiritual Wellness. The guest speaker will be Elder Cleveland Jones. The address is 103 Eiland Ave., Louisville, MS. For more information, call (662)-736-0259.


Miles Reunion June 23

The Miles Reunion will be held Sunday, June 23, at the Pentecostal Campground just south of Noxapater, MS, beginning at 10:30 am. All relatives and friends are invited. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the day.


Brushfork M.B. Church Evangelist Speaker June 23

Guests are invited to Brushfork M.B. Church as Evangelist Barbra Eichelberger delivers a message from the gospel. This service will occur on the 4th Sunday, June 23, 2013, at 3pm at Brushfork M.B. Church on 28 Hwy 14 in Macon, MS.


Pastor Appreciation

June 23, 3 p.m.

Greensboro CME Church Family will have their Pastor six year Appreciation Program on Sunday, June 23 at 3 p.m. The speaker for this program will be Rev. Joe Glass and the Pleasant Ridge M.B. Church family of Noxapater. The public is invited.


Hat Day Program June 23

Mount Calvary Baptist Church will have their second annual hat day program on Sunday, June 23rd, at 3:00 p.m. The guest speakers will be Sister Claudine Carter and Sister Pearlean Edwards. The public is invited to attend and show off those beautiful hats.


Hailey Reunion June 23

The annual Hailey reunion will be held June 23 at the Masonic Lodge in Preston, MS on Hwy 21 North. All family members are invited to attend the potluck. The event will begin at 10:30 am and will include a lunch at noon.


Tennis for Life camp July 15-19

Tennis for Life camp will be held this summer, July 15-19, 08:30-10:00 am at the Ivy Park tennis courts. Tennis for Life is a Christian tennis camp, open to youth 9-12 years old. For more information or to register, contact: Mike Robertson at 662-312-2019.


Building Strong Families Free Job Training in June

Building Strong Families will conduct FREE Job Training classes at various times and locations throughout Oktibbeha and Winston Counties during the entire month of June. To participate or get more information contact Megan Artz at 662-418-7089.



Shots required for school

All 7th grade students must have the 7th grade immunization shot before school begins on August 5th. Immunization shots can be given at your local health department or pediatric clinic. If you have any questions please contact the Eiland Middle School office or your local health department.


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 on fourth Thurs of each month

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 662-773-3911.


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.