Published 12:00 am Tuesday, October 16, 2001



VICKSBURG ALCORN ALUMNI 6 p.m. Friday; Elks Lodge, 916 Walnut St.

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PORT CITY KIWANIS 7 a.m. Thursday, Shoney’s; South Ward Alderman Sidney Beauman will be guest speaker.

WAYSIDE HOMEMAKER VOLUNTEERS 9:30 a.m. Wednesday; meet with Marie Tolbert, 406 Lakeside Drive.

SOUTHERN BOOK CLUB 7 p.m. Wednesday, A Cup Full coffee shop; discussion on Eudora Welty’s book, “Losing Battles.”

LIONS Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s.

RIVER CITY BPW National Business Women’s Week activities: today, Educators Appreciation Day and Choices girls club, Warren Central High School Participation Recognition Day; Wednesday: Domestic Violence Awareness Day, project “Haven House”; 5-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Women of Distinction, Business After Hours, Chamber of Commerce; Friday, Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Day, project CAP Center.

IVYETTES GIRLS CLUB 6 p.m. Friday, Vicksburg High School stadium.


OAK RIDGE OPRY 7 p.m. Friday, Oak Ridge Youth and Community Center; music by Southwinds; hamburgers will be sold.

YMCA PILATES CLASS A mat exercise class open to men and women; classes meet at 5:30 p.m. each Monday and Thursday; available to members and non-members; Mindy Giambrone, 638-1071.

AMERICAN RED CROSS Adult, infant and child CPR classes, 6-9 p.m. Oct. 22-24; introduction to disaster services class for all who wish to volunteer, Nov. 1; for information, contact Judy Turnage, 636-9182 or redcross@vicksburg.com

VETERANS DAY PARADE Sponsored by the Gray and Blue Naval Museum Nov. 10, to honor all veterans and all who served in the armed forces of the United States; a search is being made for the oldest veteran, he or she will serve as parade marshal; anyone with information or who wishes to participate should contact Lamar Roberts at 638-6500.

SOUTHERN CULTURAL HERITAGE COMPLEX “Tales of a Southern Undertaker,” humorous presentation by Steve Holland, 7 p.m. Thursday; meet and greet with Moscow’s Prima Ballerina; 4 p.m. Thursday; sponsored by the SCHC and Debra Franco Preparatory School of Dance; free admission; 631-2997.

VICKSBURG FAMILY DEVELOPMENT SERVICE Board meeting, 5:15 p.m. Thursday.

YOUTH VILLAGES Training session for people interested in learning more about foster parenting; 6 p.m. Thursday, 4750-B McWillie Drive, Jackson; 601-982-1919 ext. 1007.

WARREN CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL Beauty and beau pageant; 6:30 p.m. Thursday, school auditorium; tickets, $3 at the door.

PUBLIC LIBRARY SCHEDULE 10:30 a.m. Wednesday: “Richard Scarry’s Dr. Doctor” will be read followed by an art project.

SENIOR CENTER Wednesday: 9 a.m., king bridge; 10, NIA exercise; 1:30-3:30 p.m., beginner acrylic art class; Thursday: 8:30 a.m., NIA exercise; 9:30, beginner bridge; 10, historic buildings and slid show; 10:30, beginner computer; 11:30, intermediate computer; 1 p.m., SuperValu bingo; Friday: 9:30 a.m., River Region breakfast and bean bag baseball; 1 p.m. Mexican dominoes and Canasta.


KING SOLOMON M.B. REVIVAL Prayer and praise service, 7 tonight; evangelistic service, 7 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; the Rev. Glenn Turner will be evangelist; the Rev. Jonathan Grant is pastor.

TENT REVIVAL IN KINGS COMMUNITY 7 nightly through Saturday, at the ballfield on Sherman Avenue; the Rev. James Laird of Wayside Church of Deliverance will be the evangelist.

GREATER MOUNT ZION BAPTIST REVIVAL Prayer service at 6:45, preaching at 7:30 nightly through Friday; the Rev. Sedrick Veal will be the evangelist; the Rev. E.E. Gibbs is pastor; 9