Calendar of Events

Chili and soup supper for Relay Walthall Baptist Church Relay for Life team is having a chili and soup supper at the Walthall Fire Department on Feb. 22 from 5:30- 7 p.m. For a donation of $7 you can get a bowl of soup, dessert and drink.

All the proceeds will go toward Webster County Relay for Life 2013. Carryouts are available.

Mississippi Blaze Tryouts for Mississippi Blaze USSSA 9U competitive baseball will begin at 10 a.m. Feb. 23 at the Vardaman Sportsplex. Players cannot turn 10 before May 1, 2013. Tryouts/practices will be held in Calhoun County. For details contact Shane Ragon at 983-0778 or Brad Spencer at 983-8519, including those who cannot make that date and want to make other arrangements.

Quick Bites The Quick Bites program “Tips for Meals on the Go!” is set for noon-1 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Webster County Extension Office: If you’re living life in the fast lane, preparing tasty and nutritious meals can be a challenge. Join Carol Ball, registered dietician, to learn some tips to simplify mealtime in a healthy way. Call 258-3971 to register.

Salad luncheon The GFWC/MFWC Eupora 20th Century Club will sponsor a salad luncheon March 5. Plates ordered may be picked up at the Eupora First Baptist Church Family Life Center between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Pre-orders only are being taken. The deadline for orders is March 1. The cost is $8 for a salad plate, which includes three specialty salads plus a dessert salad. Tickets for salad luncheon plates are available from any 20th Century Club member, or contact Frances Hyde at 552-0705, Heidi Young at 258-5921, ext. 19 or Naioma Lamb, president, at 242-5607. Proceeds from the salad luncheon club fundraiser will be used to support community projects and scholarships sponsored by the 20th Century Club.

Story Hour Story Hour at the Maben Public Library is every Friday at 10 a.m. Come enjoy stories, music and other fun learning experiences for ages 3 to 6.

Story Time Story Time at Webster County Public Library in Eupora is every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Children ages 3-6 are invited to attend and enjoy stories and activities.

AA meetings Alcoholics Anonymous meets Wednesdays from 7:30-8:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 5-6 p.m. at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora in the Education Conference Room.

Bingo at VFW Bingo is every Saturday at 6 p.m. at VFW Post 3806 in Eupora.

Longview Opry Enjoy music, refreshments and fun at the Longview Opry on Highway 12 in Longview every Saturday at 7 p.m. Talent is welcome. Admission is free.

Church News Eupora FBC JOY Club JOY Club will meet at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 28 for its monthly potluck lunch at the First Baptist Church fellowship hall. The public is invited to attend.

Highways & Hedges The Tellestials from Nashville, Tenn., will be at Highways & Hedges Worship Center on Hwy. 9 South at 7 p.m. Feb. 23. Refreshments will follow.

Grove Chapel Grove Chapel M.B. Church, located at 281 Fifth Ave., Maben, will have a ninth-anniversary program for its pastor, the Rev. Rufus C. Harris, and his wife at 3 p.m. Feb. 24. The Rev. Dennis Johnson will be the guest speaker.

‘Secret Church’ at Mathiston FBC First Baptist Church of Mathiston will be hosting a LifeWay simulcast of “Secret Church” on Good Friday, March 29. David Platt, head pastor of The Church of Brook Hills in Birmingham, Ala., and author of “Radical: Taking Back your Faith from the American Dream,” will lead the Bible study from 6 p.m.-midnight. The presentation will be free of charge to all attendees. Call 263-5334 for more information.