Calendar of Events

Gospel singing
The Gore Springs Community Center will host a gospel music jubilee at
6 p.m. April 13. Admission is $5.
Featured performers will be Bobby Hawkins, Beyond Measure, Still
Blessed and One Way Quartet.

Benefit for Catherin Crutchfield
A benefit for Catherin Baker Crutchfield will be at 3 p.m. April 20
at the Woodmen of the World building east of Eupora at highways 182
and 82 . Come show your support for Catherin and her battle against
cancer.
Concessions will include hamburger plates ($7), hot dog plates ($5),
popcorn and sno-cones. Activities will include horse and buggy rides,
an inflatable slide, and cake and toy walk. Local talent and the
Joyful Noise Quartet will provide entertainment.
The benefit will feature a raffle for $100 and a Heritage .22-caliber
revolver with shells. Chances are $2 each or three for $5. A live
auction starts at 6 p.m. “Praying for Catherin” T-shirts are
available for $15 each.
An account has been set up at Regions Bank for Crutchfield. All money
raised is to help with medical bills and expenses.
For additional information or to make a donation for the auction,
contact Linda Wood at 262-7285, Kay Morelan at 258-3919 or Lore
Leflore at 258-7172.

4-H Cloverbuds
The first 4-H Cloverbud meeting of the year will be at 5 p.m. April
23 at the Webster County Extension Office in Eupora.
Refreshments and a fun activity will be provided. 4-H Cloverbuds is
an exciting 4-H program for 5- to 8-year-old children. The program
offers noncompetitive, age-appropriate activities designed to help
children learn about life.
Anyone interested in attending may call the office at 258-3971.

Relay for Life
event luminarias
The American Cancer society and people throughout the United States
are committed to winning the battle against cancer. Join people
throughout Webster County to help in the fight against this dreaded
disease by making a donation of $10 for a luminaria in honor or in
memory of someone touched by cancer.
Webster County’s fifth annual Relay for Life event will be April 26.
Luminarias (with the names on them) will line the walking track at
North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora Hospital on April 26, the
night of the event. During the event, all participants will share in
the special luminaria ceremony; candles will be lit and names will be
called of those for whom donations for luminaries have been received.
Anyone interested in making a donation of $10 for a luminaria may
request an order form at businesses that display the bright yellow
luminaria poster or by calling Frances Hyde at 552-0705. People are
encouraged to secure their luminarias early so that they may enjoy
the activities the night of the event. Join in the fight against cancer.

Fundraiser trail
ride May 3-5
The Webster Search and Rescue Team will be having a fundraiser trail
ride May 3-5 on Mount Vernon Road in Webster County.
Cost for the weekend will be $20/adults, $10/kids (12 and under). Day
riders can come and enjoy the ride only on Saturday for $10/adults,
$5/kids (12 and under). Breakfast and supper will be provided on
Saturday (day riders can enjoy the meals for an extra $5).
The weekend stay will be primitive camping/no hookups. Saturday night
entertainment will be provided. Gates open at 2 p.m. Friday.
Directions: take U.S. 82 to Tomnolen, turn north on Greensboro Road,
turn right on Center Road and turn right on Mount Vernon Road,
approximately 1 mile on left. All proceeds go to the Webster Search
and Rescue Team.
For more information, contact John Ballard at 662-552-1176 or Mitch
Jackson at 662-552-8431.

Biggers-Trussell
Family Reunion
The Biggers-Trussell Family Reunion will be at 1 p.m. May 5 at 4180
Chester-Tomnolen Road.

EHS ‘60s reunion
The Eupora High School Class of ‘63 will be hosting a ‘60s reunion
for all students from 1960-69 classes from 1-3 p.m. May 25 at EHS.
Light refreshments will be provided. For more information call 258-6027.

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.

Storytime
Storytime 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
Crossroads Cemetery Association
The annual public meeting of the Crossroads Cemetery Association will
be April 14 at 2 p.m. at Crossroads Baptist Church, Mantee.

Concert Monday
at FBC Eupora
The Mississippi Singing Churchmen will be in concert at First Baptist
Church of Eupora at 7 p.m. April 15.

Mathiston FBC
blood drive
United Blood Services will conduct at blood drive at Mathiston First
Baptist Church from 3-8 p.m. April 15 in Bibb Hall. Volunteer blood
donors must be at least 16, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good
health.

Highways & Hedges
Worship Center
The Sammy Glass Family of Decatur, Tenn., will sing at Highways &
Hedges Worship Center, Highway 9 South, at 7 p.m. April 16.
Refreshments will follow

Grove Chapel
banquet slated
Grove Chapel M.B. Church, located at 281 Fifth Ave., Maben, will have
its 10th annual Mother/Daughter Banquet at 6 p.m. April 20. Linda
Dempsey, Cathy Hollingshed and Cathleen Hych will be the guest speakers.

Crossroads Baptist memorial
The annual memorial service at Crossroads Baptist Church will be at
11 a.m. April 28.