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STARKVILLEDAI­LYNEWS.COM se­niors are avail­able. Dead­line ex­tended to April 30. For in­for­ma­tion call 662-312-2484.


◆ Casse­role Kitchen — The First Pres­by­te­rian Church a casse­role kitchen ev­ery Tues­day and Thurs­day at 6 p.m.

◆Healthy Liv­ing Classes— Healthy Liv­ing classes will be on Tues­days from 10:45 A.M.-12:00 P.M. at Emer­son Fam­ily School. Gayle Glenn will be the Fa­cil­i­ta­tor.

◆Ac­tive Par­ent­ing Classes— Ac­tive Par­ent­ing classes will be ev­ery Tues­day at 11 a.m.-noon at Emer­son Fam­ily Cen­ter. Dar­lene Hin­ton will be the fa­cil­i­ta­tor.

◆SHS Class of 1983 Reuin­ion— The dead­line to reg­is­ter for the Starkville High School Class of 1983 re­union is May 1. The re­union will be June 15-17. For reg­is­tra­tion in­for­ma­tion please email Sandy Maynard at stmayn@bell­

◆Golden Tri­an­gle Civil War Round Ta­ble— The Golden Tri­an­gle Civil War Round Ta­ble meets at 7 p.m. April 10 at 106 Mi­ley Rd. Terry Win­schel, 35-year vet­eran of the Na­tional Parks Ser­vice will dis­cuss “I Am Too Late: Joseph E. John­ston and the Fall of Vicks­burg.” Vis­i­tors wel­come.

◆Starkville Ki­wa­nis— Starkville Ki­wa­nis club will meet for a busi­ness meet­ing (stragic plan­ning) April 17 at noon at the Hil­ton Gar­den Inn. All mem­bers are en­cour­aged to at­tend.

◆ Stu­dent Play­writ­ing, Di­rect­ing, Act­ing Show­case— Hon­ors Sem­i­nar in Fine Arts stu­dents present Stu­dent Play­writ­ing, Di­rect­ing, Act­ing Show­case April 17 at 7 p.m. in Griffis Fo­rum Room. Free ad­mis­sion.

◆ Starkville New­com­ers and Friends— The Starkville New­com­ers' & Friends will meet April 17 at 10:30 a. m. in the Mis­sis­sippi room of the Cadence Bank in Main Street, Starkville. En­ter through the dou­ble doors of the bank from the large park­ing lot be­hind the bank. The speaker will be Kim­berly Woodruff, DVM, who will speak on the pro­gram Home­ward Bound, for the place­ment of an­i­mals. All in the Starkville area are wel­come.


OCTS/HHS Scholarship Ap­pli­ca­tions — The Ok­tibbeha County Train­ing School/Hen­der­son High School Scholarship ap­pli­ca­tions are due. It is open to high school se­niors in the SOCSD plan­ning to fur­ther their ed­u­ca­tion be­yond high school. Se­niors want­ing to ap­ply can con­tact their school's guid­ance coun­selor, visit www.act­ or con­tact Robert Bishop at 617-5049 or rb1901@bell­ Dead­line is April 25.

◆ Ulysses S. Grant Pres­i­den­tial Li­brary and Frank and Vir­ginia Williams Col­lec­tion of Lin­col­ni­ana – On April 18, at 2 PM on the 4th floor of the Mitchell Memo­rial Li­brary, MSU, there will be a meet­ing for any­one who wishes to vol­un­teer in the Grant and Lin­coln gal­leries. For in­for­ma­tion, call 662325-4552.

◆ Casse­role Kitchen — The First Pres­by­te­rian Church a casse­role kitchen ev­ery Tues­day and Thurs­day at 6 p.m.

◆ Emer­son and J.L. King Events — Emer­son Fam­ily School and the J.L. King Cen­ter is host­ing events Mon­day through Thurs­day. These events in­clude Adult Ed­u­ca­tion Classes, Work Keys Info Ses­sion and Prac­tice, After­school Clubs, Tu­tor­ing and Com­puter Classes. De­tails are listed un­der “Mon­day”

◆Spring Lec­ture Se­ries — The Ok­tibbeha County Her­itage Mu­seum will host en­vi­ron­men­tal ar­chae­ol­o­gist Dr. Evan Pea­cock at 6 p.m. April 19 for the Spring Lec­ture Se­ries and ro­tat­ing ex­hibit. Re­fresh­ments pro­vided.

◆Mas­ter Gar­den­ers Meet­ing — The monthly meet­ing of Mas­ter Gar­den­ers will be held at the Ok­tibbeha County Ex­ten­sion Ser­vice of­fice on Thurs­day, April 14. The 10 a.m. meet­ing will fea­ture mem­ber Charles Weatherly pre­sent­ing a pro­gram on Grow­ing Roses. The pub­lic is in­vited to at­tend the pro­gram. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact the Ex­ten­sion of­fice at 323-5916.

◆Par­ent Cafe — Emer­son Fam­ily School will host Par­ent Cafe “Parental Re­silience” April 12, 19 and 26 from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. Tam­mie Tubbs will be the fa­cil­i­ta­tor.

◆Grief Sup­port — Grief Sup­port will be at 10 a.m. - noon April 12 at Emer­son Fam­ily School. KeKe Flem­ing will be the in­struc­tor.

◆Fos­ter Par­ent Sup­port— Fos­ter Par­ent Sup­port will be 6 p.m. April 12 at Emer­son Fam­ily School. Donna Bishop will be the fa­cil­i­ta­tor.

◆Power Point Work­shop — A Power Point Work­shop to learn to cre­ate your own Power Point will be at 10 a.m. April 19 at Emer­son Fam­ily School. Jamie Varner will be the fa­cil­i­ta­tor.

◆Books and Au­thors — In ob­ser­vance of Na­tional Poetry Month, Friends of the Li­brary will fea­ture award-win­ning poet Cather­ine Pierce at the Books and Au­thors event April 12, at 11 a.m. at the Starkville Li­brary. Re­fresh­ments will be avail­able af­ter the talk.

◆NAACP Monthly Meet­ing — Ok­tibbeha County Branch of the NAACP Monthly meet­ing will beApril 12 at 6 p.m. at the Court­house on Main Street. It's the fi­nal meet­ing be­fore the An­nual Free­dom Awards Ban­quet to be held April 27. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact Pres­i­dent Chris Tay­lor at 617-3671 or Rev. Wil­lie E. Thomas Sr. at 418-9687.

◆Bark-B-Q◆e! — The Lit­tle Dooey at 100 Fel­low­ship Street is host­ing a fundraiser on April 19. Ok­tibbeha County Hu­mane So­ci­ety will re­ceive $1 from ev­ery large BBQ combo sold. Avail­able for dine in or carry out!

◆Celebrity Wait Night — The Pilot Club of Starkville is hold­ing a Celebrity Wait Night to raise funds for pur­chas­ing a wa­ter fea­ture to add to the splash pad at the JL King Memo­rial Park in Starkville. The event will be held at Sweet Pep­pers Deli on April 19 5:008:00 p.m. All tips and a Silent Auc­tion will ben­e­fit the splash pad.

◆NARFE Meet­ing — The Na­tional Ac­tive & Re­tired Fed­eral Em­ploy­ees As­so­ci­a­tion (NARFE) will meet April 26 at the Hil­ton Gar­den Inn on High­way 12 East in Starkville. Doors open at 11 a.m. and lunch is served at 11:30. The guest speaker will be Kim Vance, Vice-Pres­i­dent of Pon­dera Fi­nan­cial Group in Ridge­land. All ac­tive and re­tired Fed­eral em­ploy­ees are en­cour­aged to at­tend the meet­ing and in­vited to join the NARFE Chap­ter.

◆Lay­men’s Fel­low­ship — Sand Creek M.B. Church will host the April Lay­men's Fel­low­ship 6:30 p.m. April 19. All area boys and men are wel­come to at­tend. They will con­tinue with the Tony Evans video se­ries. Con­tact Or­lando trainer for more in­for­ma­tion at 7690071 or or­lan­do­trainer@hot­


◆En­ter­ing the War Room— First Bap­tist Church of Longview will host En­ter­ing the War Room 9 p.m.-6 a.m. April 13, a night of prophetic teach­ing, wor­ship and prayer. Reg­is­ter to­day for $25 for adults and 18 and un­der are free. Fore more info con­tact Ann Watt at 418-5410 or Jes­sica Akins at 617-0828.

◆Med­i­cal Fo­rum and Health Fair— Med­i­cal Fo­rum and Health Fair will be held at the COCO Cen­ter on April 20 at 9:00 A.M. The med­i­cal fo­rum is free and the pub­lic is in­vited.

◆ESL Classes— Emer­son Fam­ily School will give English as a Sec­ond Lan­guage classes ev­ery Fri­day at 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. Ha Nguyen will be the fa­cil­i­ta­tor.


◆ Al­co­holics Anony­mous — Al­co­holics Anony­mous will now meet ev­ery Satur­day at 10 a.m., at St. Joseph Catholic Church

◆ Casse­role Kitchen — The Epis­co­pal Church of the Res­ur­rec­tion hosts a casse­role kitchen ev­ery Satur­day at Par­ish hall at 11:30 a.m.

◆ On the Grill at Parker-McGill — Parker-McGill Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram will host a weekly “On the Grill” ev­ery Satur­day. Free food will be pro­vided and vis­i­tors can meet the Parker-McGill staff

◆ Delfest 2018— On April 21 from 6:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Dave's Dark Horse Tav­ern in Starkville will host Delfest 2018. Cel­e­brate mu­sic and art while pro­vid­ing sup­port to our lo­cal com­mu­nity with pro­ceeds go­ing to the Del Ren­don Foun­da­tion. Mu­si­cal lineup in­cludes Flat­head Ford, HotSauce, Jimmy Redd, Jenn Hen­der­son, Kan­naWermz, Shank and Maim, CasterBunch, and Tuf­fSkins.

◆ SHS Class of 1958 Re­union— The class of ‘58 will hold its 60th class re­union April 21st at 2 p.m. un­til at Ann and John McWhorter's barn. Other classes are in­vited to at­tend from 2 p.m.-5 p.m.

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