Published 12:00 am Friday, October 27, 2000


BEULAH CEMETERY COMMITTEE 10 a.m. Monday; City Hall; important for all members to attend.

TOASTMASTERS Noon Monday, Corps of Engineers building, 4155 E. Clay St.; improve speaking, listening and thinking skills; 636-1736.

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SALVATION ARMY SOUP AND SANDWICH LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday; Crawford Street United Methodist Church; tickets, $5.

WARREN COUNTY EXTENSION SERVICE 10 a.m. Tuesday; Warren County Extension Service Conference room; Kim Wilshire of Gentiva Home Health will speak; Kimberly R. Smith-Russ, 636-5391.

KIWANIS Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; Insurance commissioner George Dale will speak.

MASONIC LODGE Barbecue; 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for children.

REUNITE SOCIAL AND CIVIC CLUB “Battle of the D.J.s;” 9 a.m.-until, Saturday; Club 2000; admission, $3.

LADIES AUXILIARY AMERICAN LEGION POST 213 1618 Main St.; pre-Halloween dance; 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday; music by “DJ Horseman;” tickets, $2 in advance, $3 at the door.

WOODMEN OF THE WORLD Weiner roast and hayride; 6 p.m. Saturday; 638-2495.

IVYETTES 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Rolling Acres Community Center; pictures for calendar will be taken; 634-1233.

VICKSBURG CRUISERS CAR CLUB Wear costume for old car cruise; 5 p.m. today, Goldie’s Trail Barbecue; Dave Derrick, 638-7717, after 4 p.m.


VICKSBURG POLICE DEPARTMENT Bike rodeo and registration sponsored by the N.E.T. Team beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, Riverfront Park; drawing for a girl’s and boy’s bike; child fingerprints for free.

TRICK OR TREAT AT TACO CASA Tuesday; register for drawing at 8 p.m.; ages 12 and under receive prizes at both locations.

LEVI’S – A Gathering Place 7-10 p.m. Saturday, 3327 Clay St.; music by Magnolias and Moonshine; no alcohol; no cover charge.

SOUTHERN HALLOWEEN 3:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday; Southern Cultural Heritage Center; Halloween tales, treasures and treats with activities for the family; best costume prizes for children and adults will be awarded at 5.

PHI BETA SIGMA “BACK TO THE ’70S JAM” 9 p.m. Saturday; Battlefield Inn Mississippi Room, 4137 I-20 Frontage Road; $5 admission; prize for best-dressed couple.

VICKSBURG ART ASSOCIATION Clay workshop; 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday, 1-4:30 p.m. Sunday and Nov. 11; Constitution Firehouse Gallery; slab construction using press molds; $30 for members, $40 for non-members plus clay and glazes ($15-20); to register; 638-5022.

COMMUNITY EDUCATION AND HEALTH FAIR 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; We Care Outreach Complex, 902 China St.; Jackie Allen, Yarvannia Malone or Keith Barnes, 638-0085.

VICKSBURG JAYCEES HAUNTED HOUSE 7:30-11 tonight and Saturday and Oct. 31 at The Valley; featuring actors, including a vampire and wolf man; not recommended for children younger than 7; $5 per person, and all proceeds benefit the Vicksburg Child Abuse Prevention Center; Lee Thames, 638-8741.

BARE BONES HALLOWEEN VEHICLE SHOW For pre-1973 vehicles; 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Saturday; Vicksburg Factory Outlets; $15, pre-entry fee includes games, free dash plaque, goodie bag and a chance at the grand prize; Fat Boys Fall Fling burger and sausage picnic; Sunday at Grand Gulf Park for pre-1973 vehicles; $5 per carload; Dave Derrick, 638-7717.

VICKSBURG SENIOR CENTER Today: 1-4 p.m., open play dominoes and Canasta; Monday: 10 a.m., NIA exercise; 11-noon, violin lessons; 11-noon, advanced computer class; 6-8 p.m., couple and line dance; Tuesday: 9-10 a.m., beginner piano lessons; 10-11, beginner computer class; 1 p.m., costume contest, Halloween part and bonus bingo; 1-2, learn to play the dulcimer; 3:30-5, water color art class.


NEW ROCK OF AGES Youth choir rehearsal; 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

NEW LIFE HALLELUJAH NIGHT 4209 Mount Alban Road; 6-8 p.m. Tuesday; fun and free goodies for all ages; 634-0197.

CALVARY M.B. HALLELUJAH NIGHT 406 Klein St.; 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday; games, prizes and food; Loretta Fields, 638-9473, or Tarsha bell, 630-9417.

WAYSIDE BAPTIST FALL FESTIVAL 6151 Jeff Davis Road; 5 p.m. Saturday; Larry Haggard, 636-3271, or Selina Worthy, 634-0635.

VICKSBURG CHURCH OF GOD Crafts and bake sale; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; Indiana Avenue and Lee Road; proceeds benefit building fund.

NEW MOUNT PILGRIM DEACON PROGRAM 6 p.m. Saturday; music by the Evergivens Male Chorus; the Rev. Henry J. Williams is pastor.

UNIFIED CHRISTIAN CONFERENCE AND BREAKFAST New Rock of Ages and Second Union Churches, combined conference; 8 a.m. Saturday; New Rock of Ages, 2944 Valley St.

GOSPEL EXPLOSION 2000 7 p.m. Saturday; E.D. Straughter Building; guests: “Fantastic Trumpet Gospel Singers of Jackson, Cherry Hill Mass Choir of Maruge, La., Jimmy Cotton, Julia Cosey, JoAnn Burks, Singing Disciples and the Rev. Terry Moore, all of Vicksburg.

STANDFIELD M.B. Hallelujah Evening Praise Service; 3 p.m. Saturday; all ages welcome.

OAKLAND BAPTIST FALL FESTIVAL 2-5 p.m. Saturday; free admission.

UTICA CHRISTIAN CHURCH GOSPEL SINGING 7 p.m. Saturday; will feature New Life Quartet of Purvis; 885-6875.

CEDAR GROVE MASS CHOIR “Evening of Praise;” 5:30 p.m. Saturday, 3300 Grange Hall Road; the Rev. Glenn Turner is pastor.

LUTHERAN CHURCH OF THE MESSIAH GERMANFEST 4-7 p.m. Saturday; bratwurst, potato salad, baked beans and desserts; $4-5; hot dog plates for $2.50; eat-in or take-out; 301 Cain Ridge Road; 636-1894.

BRADLEY’S CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST Annual fall festival; Saturday at the Oak Ridge Youth and Community Center; dinner of beef or chicken spaghetti, 5-8 p.m., eat-in or take-out available; $5, adults, $3, children; carnival begins at 6 p.m.; costumes judged at 7 p.m.


Saturday; 2629 Alma St.; talent show; refreshments.

LOCUST GROVE M.B. Rededication and open house; 7 p.m. through Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday; guests include: the Revs. Byron Maxwell, Larry Clark and Thomas Bernard, Dr. Michael Reed, Ida Bass, Johnny Sims and choirs.

PORTERS CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST Annual Smorgasbord; Saturday; crafts, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; lunch 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; adult, $6; children under 12, $3.


CARRIE COOPER BURN FUND Lunch and bake sale; 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Saturday, Bovina Cafe.

WCHS BIG BLUE Catfish dinner sale; 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Saturday; take-out only; $6; pick up at the band hall.

BINGO FOR THE BAND 7 p.m. Saturday; Knights of Columbus home on Fisher Ferry Road; for St. Aloysius band.