Published 12:00 am Wednesday, January 23, 2002


VHS CLASS OF 1982 Important meeting, 6 tonight, LD’s Kitchen; all members are urged to attend; Linda Jackson, 631-0854; Eric Adams, 636-4387; Marie Smith, 619-4202; James Giles or Tammy Christmas.

PORT CITY KIWANIS 7 a.m. Thursday, Shoney’s; John Paris, May & Company, will speak on IRS tax law changes.

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ENGINEERS AUXILIARY BRIDGE 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Piccadilly; reservations by 6 tonight; Judy Dawsey, 636-2206, or Louise Larson, 636-3245.

AMERICAN LEGION Department of Mississippi mid-winter conference; Friday-Saturday, Battlefield Inn; all Legionnaires and auxiliary members are urged to attend.

WILLING WORKERS 4 p.m. Saturday, Pleasant Valley M.B. Church, 2585 N. Washington St.; election of officers.

VICKSBURG CRUISERS Old car cruise; 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Pizza Hut on Pemberton Boulevard; 638-7717.

Public Programs

SENIOR CENTER Thursday: 9 a.m., NIA exercise; 9:30, beginner bridge; 10:30. beginner computer; 11:30, intermediate computer; 12:30, Richter bridge; 1 p.m., bingo; 3, open-play dominoes; Friday: 10 a.m., bean bag baseball; noon, tour and brown bag lunch with River Region at the new hospital, meet in the lobby.

FREE INCOME TAX HELP 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays through April 10, Warren County-Vicksburg Public Library; open to low to moderate income people 60 or older; bring copy of tax returns from 2001, package from the IRS, 2001 income statements and any other receipt or information on taxes; sponsored by AARP Tax Aid program.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS 6-7 tonight, Bowmar Baptist Church, U.S. 61 South; no diets, no dues and no weigh-ins; 638-0011.

LEVI’S “A Gathering Place” Open 7-11 p.m. Friday for teens; 7-10 p.m. Saturday with music by the Oak Ridge Band; cappuccino, coffee, fountain drinks, sweets, gameroom with pool table and more; no cover charge.

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

ACT WORKSHOP 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, Vicksburg High School, 3701 Drummond St.; admission is free; high school students can sign up at the counselor’s office; sponsored by Vicksburg Warren Alcorn State University Alumni.

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE Noon-5 p.m. Saturday, Wal-Mart SuperCenter and Pemberton Square mall meeting room outside of McRae’s; sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta sorority.

ACT WORKSHOP 1 p.m. Saturday, Warren County-Vicksburg Public Library; the workshop is free and sponsored by the Library Youth Advisory Council.


NEW VISION FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER 7 tonight; Evangelist Billy Adams of Tupelo will be the guest speaker.


GREATER MOUNT LEBANON M.B. Family night, 7 p.m. Friday; 339 Alpine St.

KING SOLOMON M.B. BUSINESS MEETING 3 p.m. Saturday; 1401 Farmer St.; all members are urged to attend; the Rev. Jonathan Grant is pastor.

GOSPEL TEMPLE MUSICAL CONCERT Youth choir and Nathaniel Williams and the Mighty Train of Gospel; 4 p.m. Saturday; the Rev. Water Edley is pastor.

GOSPEL REUNION 2002 6 p.m. Saturday, Travis Chapel A.M.E. Church, Hutson St.; guests will be Travis Chapel Male chorus, the Rev. E.E. Gibbs and the Greater Mount Zion inspirational choir, Roberta Williams, Lola Sneed and Yolanda T. Williams; presented by the Messengers of Praise.