Published 12:00 am Friday, October 6, 2000


WOODMEN OF THE WORLD Regular monthly meeting; 6 p.m. Friday; Fisher Ferry Volunteer Fire Department; for more information, call 638-2495.

ASSOCIATION OF GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTANTS Meeting; 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Piccadilly; Gary Anderson, chief financial officer and director of the Department of Finance and Administration of the State of Mississippi, will be guest speaker; contact Laverne Green, 634-3594 or Beth Jones, 634-2749.

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NARFE Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; election of officers; John Thomason of Fisher-Riles Funeral Home will speak.

VICKSBURG ART ASSOCIATION 7:30 p.m. Tuesday; Constitutional firehouse.

NAACP Regular monthly meeting; 7 p.m. Monday; executive meeting will be at 5:30; 902 China St.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS Columbus Day dinner and program; 7 p.m. Tuesday; Council home; members and spouses or invited guests only; contact Ed Canizaro, 636-7354 or 638-7325.

VFW POST 2572 Meeting 7 p.m. Monday; dinner will be served.

VICKSBURG CRUISERS “Bare bones Halloween vehicle show” for pre-1973 vehicles; $15, pre-entry fee includes free dash plaque and goodie bag, games and a chance at the grand prize; show will be 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27; for more information, contact Dave Derrick, 638-7717.

BLESSED VIRGIN MARY SODALITY 5 p.m. Saturday to recite the Rosary and to attend the 5:30 Mass; St. Paul Catholic Church; all members urged to attend.

AMERICAN LEGION TYNER FORD POST 213 Meeting 7:30 p.m. Monday

CAMILLE ART AND LITERARY Meeting; 10:30 a.m. Saturday; Shoney’s; Mary Walker Anderson is hostess.


ROSA A. TEMPLE CLASS OF 1966 Meeting, 7 p.m. Sunday; American Legion “The Hut;” planning for the 35th year reunion; contact Eugene Durman, 638-3755 or Joe Scott, 636-5900.

JACKSON IRIS SOCIETY Meeting 9:30 a.m. Tuesday; at the Jackson Municipal Museum; call 630-0267 after 5 p.m. for information.

WARREN CENTRAL HIGH CLASSES OF 80 AND 81 Joint 20-year reunion; Dec. 30-31; registration forms available at Durst Discount Drugs and RiverHills Bank; 634-1220 or e-mail,

CLASS OF 1972 North and South Vicksburg and Warren Central high schools; 30th-year reunion meeting; 7 p.m. Saturday at LD’s Kitchen, 1111 Mulberry St.

LEVI’S – A Gathering Place 7-10 p.m. Saturday, 3327 Clay St. (across from Holiday Inn); those looking for a wholesome place to meet new friends, enjoy music by Buckwild and the Wild Bunch; cappuccino, regular and flavored coffee, fountain drinks and sweets; game room with pool table and more for children; no cover charge.

DRAWING FOR BEGINNERS 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday-Nov., 2; $50 for Southern Cultural Heritage Center members, $60 for non members; for reservations, call 631-2997.

ATTIC GALLERY Various demonstrations featuring members of the Mississippi Craftsmen Guild; 10:30 a.m. Saturday; guests include Nieb Stribling, wood turner; Ann Baker, potter; Joe Williams, carving wood canes; and Barbara Stribling, jewelry; 638-9221.

SCHC Archaeology week activities: Monday: 4-5 p.m., after-school archaeology hour (ages 6-12); Tuesday: 7 p.m., auditorium, Presentation on Civil War steamboat wrecks on the Yazoo River; Oct. 11: 10-11 a.m., Diggin’ Dirt archaeology preschool story time and activity hour (ages 3-6); Oct. 14: 9 a.m., Mound tour led from Vicksburg through the Delta National Forest; 631-2997.

WARREN COUNTY FORESTRY FIELD DAY Saturday; call the county agent’s office for details and reservations, 636-5442.

OLD COURT HOUSE FLEA MARKET Booth spaces remain available; 10-by-10-foot space costs $25; limit two; 14-by-18-foot food space costs $35; all profits benefit the museum.

GED, ABE AND ESL CLASSES Registration for the second six weeks; 8:30-12:30 Monday; Good Shepherd Community Center.

VICKSBURG SENIOR CENTER Today: 1 p.m., Mexican dominoes tournament; Saturday: King Cotton Festival and flea market; Monday: 9-11 a.m., senior swim time and lessons; 10, NIA exercise; 11-noon, violin lesson; 11-noon, advanced computer class; 6-8 p.m., couple and line dance class; Tuesday: 9-11 a.m., senior swim time; 9-10, beginner piano; 10-11, beginner computer class; 1-2, learn to play the dulcimer; 3-5, water color art class; 3-4:30, “You and your blood pressure” with Michele Banks of River Region Health System.


ST. MARY’S EPISCOPAL Homecoming meeting; 6 p.m. Monday, in the parish hall; contact Robin Gordon for information.

WOMEN’S FELLOWSHIP MINISTRY Meet at 8 a.m. Saturday at Shoney’s for fellowship breakfast; members are asked to bring and sponsor a guest; Deborah Dent, evangelist, will be guest speaker.

NEW ROCK OF AGES Auxiliary, presidents and secretaries will meet with the pastor at 6 p.m. Saturday at the church.

NEW MOUNT PILGRIM Catfish and barbecue chicken dinner sale; 11 a.m. until, Saturday; $5; will deliver, 638-3406.

CALVARY BAPTIST CHILDREN’S REVIVAL Pizza party; 6 p.m. Saturday followed by program at 7; worship will be at 11 a.m Sunday; 2878 Old Highway 27.

SOLID ROCK PENTECOSTAL CHURCH DEDICATION 7:30 tonight; 4945 Highway 61 N.; the Rev. G.R. Travis, district superintendent, will speak; a reception will follow; call 636-0692 for more information.

FIRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE Revival; 7 tonight; 6 p.m. Saturday; 10:50 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday; the Rev. John Hay, district superintendent emeritus of the Indianapolis District in the Church of the Nazarene, will speak.

BROWN CHAPEL M.B. REVIVAL Military Avenue; 7 tonight; speakers will be the Revs. Jessie Brown, Henry Mayfield, Sammie Brown Jr., Troy Smith and Jessie Brown, pastor.

TRIUMPH M.B. FALL BTU GENERAL SESSION 124 Pittman Road; 6:30-7:30 tonight.


ANDREW JACKSON COUNCIL OF BOY SCOUTS Selling gourmet popcorn; through Nov. 2; contact Wally Bowman, 948-6111.

BAKE/HOT DOG SALE Homemade cakes, pies, cookies, breads and more; 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. today; Stonewood Apartments, 1309 Mission 66.