PORTERVILLE SCHOOL REUNION AUG. 31

Porterville Consolidated School Reunion picnic and reunion at the "Boys and Girls Club", Meridian from Aug. 24-25, as indicated in the previous email to Friday, August 31 and Saturday, Sept. 1.



VFW POST 5042

MONTHLY MEETING

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 5042 meets the first Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Barney B. Brown Senior Center in DeKalb. For more information, please contact Adjutant Marie Wilson, 662-803-3266 or e-mail wilmar4153@aol.com.



FREE BOOKS FOR

CHILDREN UNDER 5

Kemper County is a participant in the Dolly Parton Imagination Library Project proving a free book mailed monthly to the child in the child’s name from birth until the child reaches the age of five. This project is sponsored by the United Way of East Mississippi and the North American Coal Company, Inc in Kemper County. Contact Loretta Hulin, Kemper County Imagination Library Coordinator on 601-416-8279 for additional details.



SOFTBALL

TOURNAMENT

Scholarship Softball Tournament for Cross, Green, Parham, Woods family scholarship get your teams from church, community, family, states, towns and schools. To family in Porterville, Scooba and DeKalb, get your teams together. Children, male and female teams. You can practice on the field just let us know so we can schedule the fields. Money and trophies will be given away spaces will be available. Contact: Patricia Cross 662-476-8119 or 601-527-8783.



FREE EATING SMART BEING ACTIVE CLASS

 Join us for a 9 session course where you will learn about healthy eating, cooking with new recipes, saving money at the grocery store and getting physically active. You’ll learn all these topics and more! Please call Mary Bennamon at the Kemper County Extension office 601-743-2837 to find out about classes or if you have any questions. Email: mlb26@msstate.edu.



CAMP MEETING REVIVAL

Also on Sunday August 5th beginning at 6:00pm we will have a "Camp Meeting Revival". Our speaker for this event will be Rev. Bogan, pastor of St. Paul and St. Elizabeth UMC. Our pastor is Rev Paulette Buford James. Call 601-679-8885 FMI.



HOMEBUYER

WORKSHOP

A Homebuyer Education Workshop will be held on August 9th from 1-5 p.m. at the Kemper County Extension Office in DeKalb.  This workshop will provide information on everything you need to know to become a successful homebuyer. At the end of the class you will receive a certificate of completion, which is one of the requirement for those purchasing a home through the USDA Housing Program.  Cost$ 40.00. Pre-registration is required two weeks prior to the class. For more information contact Kemper County Extension Office at 601-743-2837.



WARREN-VAUGHN REUNION

The Warren-Vaughn Family Reunion will be held Sat., Aug. 4,  at Summerville Lodge in Preston, MS. Doors will open at 10 a.m.  Please bring a dish and join us.



LIBERTY BAPTIST CHURCH

HOMECOMING

Liberty Baptist Church Highway 493 DeKalb, Mississippi Homecoming – Aug. 12, at 10:45 a.m. Worship Service Noon - Dinner for Everyone.



LIBERTY BAPTIST CHURCH REVIVAL

Liberty Baptist Church Highway 493 DeKalb, Mississippi, Revival – Aug. 13 – 15 starting at 6 p.m. Dinner for Everyone 7 p.m. Revival Service.





BACK TO SCHOOL BASH

Come Join St. mark United Methodist Church in DeKalb on Dr. Martin Luther King Road for a back to school bash Aug. 4 from 12-4 p.m. There will be door prizes, games, and free food. All students and parents are invited. Come enjoy the fun. For more information contact Wilma Crocket at 601-743-9086 or Leonardo Anderson at 601-562-9133.



MT. ZION MOSCOW YOUTH CHOIR ANNIVERSARY

Youth Choir Anniversary at Mt. Zion Moscow Baptist Church Aug. 5. Song service starts at 2 p.m. All Youth choirs, soloist and groups are invited. Rev. Billy R Lyles.



NEW BEGINNING UMC

New Beginning UMC, 1013 Hwy 45, Porterville, Ms will again began having their Sunday services at 11:30 a.m. beginning Sunday Aug. 5. Rev. Paulette Buford James is our pastor. Call 601-483-6475 FMI.



BACK TO SCHOOL BASH CANCELLED

The back-to-school bash scheduled for Aug. 4, at St. mark united Methodist Church in DeKalb, has been cancelled. Our sincere apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused.



RETIRED TEACHERS PLANNING MEETING

The REPM will meet on Tuesday, Aug. 7, at Kozy Kitchen at 11 a.m. All members are invited to this planning meeting.  For further information call Carolyn Palmer at 601-677-2211 or Grace Gibson at 601-743-5560. 

The Porterville Consolidated School Reunion Committee will have their last meeting Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018 beginning at 1p.m. at the new community center on the Old Rock Rd., Porterville, Ms. We will be making final arrangements and collecting final reunion fees for our banquet and picnic Aug. 31-Sept. 1, at the Boys And Girls Club, Meridian, Ms. Call 662-4765768 FMI.



ST. MARK U.M. FALL FESTIVAL

St. Mark United Methodist Church will hold its Fall Annual Revival services Aug. 5-7. Sunday Aug. 5, service at 4 p.m. Monday- Tuesday services will be at 7 p.m. nightly. Elder Steven Owens will be our guest speaker. Everyone is invited to join us for this special revival. Elder Steven Owens, Pastor.