Gardening One on One March 8
Do you enjoy gardening? Would you like to learn more?
Then join us on March 8, at 10:00 A.M. at the Winston County Extension Office.
Dr. David Nagel from Mississippi State University will be on hand to address all of your garden needs and questions.
For more information contact Mike Skipper at 773-3091.
Hype night March 9
Truth Christian Center presents HYPE Night on Friday, March 9, 7P.M. Guest speaker will be Bobby Carter.
For more information contact Bro. Jerrick Porter at 662-803-8973.
Brush fork M.B Church event March 9
Rev. and Sis. Avant and the members of Brushfork M.B. Church invite everyone to a program on praise and worship. The program will beFriday March 9 at 7 pm Sis. Lelee Smith and Bro. BillCulberson and tea will be singing praises to God. The speakers will be Sis. Tiffany Moore and Sis. Barbara Eichelberger. For more information, please Sis. Elizabeth Eichelberger at 779-1127.
Spring Revival March 9
Following is an invitation to the public to attend “Spring Revival” at Ebenezer Church of God in Christ located at 688 Bethany Ebenezer Road in Louisville, MS. It is scheduled for Wednesday thru Friday, March 07, thru March 9, 2012. Prayer begins at 7:00 p.m. with services starting at 7:30 p.m. each night.
The featured speaker is Elder Marcus Smith of Warren Chapel COGIC of Louisville, MS.
Winston County Chiefs Sign-Up Day
Powerhouse Youth Football Association Early Registration for the Winston County Chiefs 2012 Fall Football Season is now open for sign up. Early registration dates are thru March 15, 2012. The staff members will be at the Eiland Middle School Field on Saturday, March 10, 2012 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. There will be 25 available spots for each team, which consists of 7 & 8, 9 & 10, 11 & 12 year old players. The early registration fee is $80 per child, ½ price for second child in the same household, and FREE Spring Practices are included with early registration. After March 15, the fee will resume to $100 per child. You may contact Charles Gill at 666-803-0401, or Leslie Loving at 662-582-6018 for information concerning an application. The Winston County Chiefs Cheerleaders are also accepting applications, please contact Jennifer Hopkins at 662-803-0702, or Quetta Eiland at 662-803-3735 for registration and fee.
Fourth Anniversary set for March 10
Endtime Sanctuary UPC will be celebrating their fourth year anniversary. Services will be March 10 – 11, Saturday evening beginning at 7:05 p.m. and Sunday morning 10:05 a.m. Speaker for each service will be Rev. Arrie Fulton from Bastrop, Louisiana formally Philadelphia, preaching. Rev. and Mrs. Marlon Adcock and the church family invite everyone to come out and worship. Sunday a dinner will be served in the fellowship hall. For more information call 662-803-7366.
Union Chapel Youth event
Zeta Lambda Sigma chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. will host their 15th Annual Adolescent Youth Symposium at Union Chapel M.B. Church from 10 am to 1pm. Theme: It’s All About You, H3 (Healthy Choices, Healthy Living, Healthy Generation) with a focus on the National STEM program to promote Math and Science. Lunch will be provided .
Union Chapel March 11
Union Chapel M.B. Church will celebrate their Annual Men’s Day program on Sunday, March 11, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. The public is cordially invited to attend.
Revival March 11-14
Mt. Sinai Missionary Baptist Church of Louisville will be in revival from Sunday, March 11 through Wednesday, March 14 each night at 7 p.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. James Townsend of Lexington and pastor of St. James Community Missionary Baptist Church in Pickens. The public is invited.
Class of ’72 meeting
March 11, 7 p.m.
The Louisville High School Class of ’72 will be having a meeting on Sunday, March 11 at 7 p.m. at Louisville City Hall. Hope to see you there. For more information contact V. Hathorn (773-6231) or M. Haynes (773-5438).
American Legion Meeting March 12
The American Legion Post 82 and Auxiliary will meet Monday, March 12 at the American Legion Building in Ackerman. We will observe the 93rd Anniversary at this meeting. We will eat at 6 p.m. with meeting at 6:30 p.m. All members and their families are invited to attend.
Meet Congressman Nunnlee March 12
The Winston County Federation of Republican Women and the Winston County Republican Club invite all residents to come and meet United States Congressman Alan Nunnelee at a meet and greet reception. Under the recently approved Congressional Redistricting Plan, Winston County in its entirety is now a part of Mississippi Congressional District 1 represented by Nunnelee. The meeting will be held at the Strand Theater in downtown Louisville on Monday, March 12 at 6:30 p.m. Congressman Nunnelee resides in Tupelo and, prior to being elected to Congress, served 17 years in the Mississippi Senate.
March 12-16, 7:30 p.m.
New Zion Missionary Baptist Church will hold revival services the week of March 12-16 with Rev. David Harris of Noxapater as guest speaker. Service will begin at 7:30 p.m. Everyone is cordially invited to attend.
Citizens March 13
The Red Hills Senior Enrichment Center is hosting a meeting for Senior Citizens of all ages on March 13, 2012 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Louisville Coliseum located at 201 Ivy Avenue. Bring a covered dish and come join us for fun and fellowship. All Senior Citizens are encouraged to attend and your ideas are welcomed. For more information call Bea Sullivan at 662-803 6548.
March 14, 2 p.m.
Winston County Area AARP Chapter #2859 will hold their March 14 meeting in City Hall at 2 p.m. Members are asked to be present and on time
Conference March 15-16
Evangelist Jacqueline Steele will host a Restoration Conference at Union Chapel M.B. Church in Louisville on March 15-16 at 7 p.m., and March 17 at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Conference speakers will be Prophetess Charlotte Berry (Thurs.), Evangelist Jacqueline Steele (Fri.), Sis Juila Walker (Sat. a.m.), Prophetess Imari Alawode of Inkster, MI (Sat. p.m.). God wants you restored! Come and be blessed.
Louisville Eagles Youth Football Team 2nd Registration
March 17, noon until 3 p.m.
The Louisville Eagles Football Team will have their second registration on March 17 from noon until 3 p.m. at Academy Park in Louisville. This new team is recruiting individuals to play football in the following age groups: 7-8 years of age, 9-10 years of age, and 11-12 years of age. For more information please contact Darnize (Petey) Thames (coach) at 662-803-7235 or Dink Hughes (coach) at 662-769-2525.
Mt. Pisgah event March 18
Mt. Pisgah M.B. Church will hold its annual pastor Aide program on Sunday, March 18, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. The public is invited to attend.
Mt. Pisgah M.B. Church will host Gospels Musical Celebration on March 31, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. The event will feature the Mighty Disciples of Louisville. Please come out and help us lift Jesus.
The Pisgah M.B. Church family and Pastor, Rev. Donald Bryant welcome the public.
Youth and male choir event March 18
Pastor Roosevelt Gage and the Pleasant Grove U.M. Church will host a “Youth and male choir showdown” on Sunday, March 18 at 3 pm Special guests will be the distinguished brothers of the Columbus MS Chapter of KAPPA ALPHA PSI. Everyone is invited. For more information contact Temika Triplett or Debra Edmond.
Spaghetti Dinner/ Fundraiser and Car Wash
Mt. Hermon United Methodist Church Women will be having a Spaghetti Dinner/Fundraiser on March 17, donation $6. Dinner will be ready by 11 a.m. If the weather is permitting the youth will have a car wash starting at 9 a.m., donation $10 at 150 East Pine Street in Ackerman.
Spring Fling for Senior Citizens March 20
All invited to the Winston County Extension Office on Tuesday, March 20 at 10 a.m. for the first day of spring. We have planned an outstanding morning of activities for you and a meal
will be served at the end of the program.
Please call us at 773-3091 by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 19 to reserve your spot.
Tornado Spotter school March 20
Winston County Emergency Management will be having a Tornado Spotter School provided by the National Weather Service March 20, 2012 at 6:30 P. M. in the Courtroom at the Winston County Courthouse. Anyone interested is encouraged to attend For more information call 662-773-3651
1st Annual PCA Rodeo March 23, 24
Rafter-L Rodeo Company from Philadelphia will present their 1st Annual PCA Rodeo at the Louisville Coliseum on March 23 and 24, with doors opening at 6 p.m. and rodeo starting at 7:30 p.m. General admission for the event will be $10, with children 8 years and under receiving free admission. 10% of these proceeds will go to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital. An After Rodeo Party will take place at the Shriner’s Building on 3305 Hwy 15. The after party will include performances by Rico & the Border Patrol on Friday night, and Southbound on Saturday night. For more information contact Clay Young (601-938-2054) or Leslie Lovern (601-575-4750).
Volleyball League begins March 27
Enrollment for the Volleyball League sponsored by Eric Davis will begin at the Louisville Coliseum on March 27 at 6 p.m. Deadline for entry will be March 27. The season will begin on March 29 and will end on May 3. Entry fee for the league will be $100 per team, consisting of 8 player teams (please provide your team’s roster). Games will be held on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday’s at 6, 7, and 8 p.m. Games will be best 2 out of 3, and the score will be to 15. A tournament will be held after the season on May 5 starting at noon-until. 1st place winner will receive a trophy and 8 tees. 2nd place winner will receive a trophy. There will be a $1 admission fee the day of the tournament, and concession stands will be open. For more information contact Eric Davis at 662-803-7523.
Triad Council Meeting March 27
The Triad Council will meet on Tuesday, March 27 at 12 noon. The meeting will be held at the Weir Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, Fellowship Hall on Martin Luther King Blvd in Weir. Come and enjoy the fellowship with friends, if the weather permits.
Triad is the agreement of Law Enforcement Agencies in the County and older or retired persons in the community working together to reduce the criminal victimization of the elderly and the disabled persons in the county. Triad works to reduce crime for everyone.
Mother Anita Terrell from Louisville with the Tri C Disease Coalition Training MS State Department of Health Diabetes Prevention & Control Program has been invited to attend our meeting with important facts on Diabetes.
The Triad Council will not be purchasing meals. Therefore the Triad Council Members will volunteer to bring a covered dish to enjoy fellowship with each other.
1st Annual Run for Autism
Meridian Autism Support Groups and TEAAM (Together Enhancing Autism Awareness in Mississippi) are looking for sponsors for their 1st Annual Run for Autism. Sponsors will have the option to choose an assortment of sponsorship offers. All checks should be made payable to TEAAM and mailed to TEAAM, P.O. Box 37, Mize, MS 39116. For more information contact Meridian Autism Support Group at 601-485-5939 or TEAMM at 601-782-9005
DARE graduation set for March 30
DARE graduation planned for March 30 at Louisville Elementary. The public is invited. DARE officer Tonya McWhirter will officiate.
Choir Day at Friendship MB Church Louisville April 1
Friendship MB Church will host their Annual Youth Choir Day April 1, 2012, at 3:00 O’clock located at 506 Jones Avenue, Louisville, MS.
Friendship MB Church April 2
Friendship MB Church will host their Youth Revival beginning on Monday, April 2 through Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. each night located at 506 Jones Ave. Louisville, MS.
Monday night speaker will be Rev. Mack Young, pastor of Big Mt. Zion Baptist Church, of Brooksville, MS., Tuesday night speaker will be Rev. William Haynes pastor of Still Valley and Center Ridge Baptist Churches, of Louisville, MS and Wednesday night speaker will Rev. Billy Clay pastor of UnionChapel Baptist Church of Louisville.
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.
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.
Habitat for Humanity items for sale
Winston County Habitat for Humanity has signed Gail Pittman Christmas ornaments and plates for sale at the Silver Goose and Habitat cookbooks for sale at the Winston County Library.
The Habitat for Humanity is also seeking board members with construction and other knowledge to help advise on the present home building project
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.