Published 12:00 am Friday, March 15, 2002


VICKSBURG CHAPTER ALCORN ALUMNI Meeting, 7 tonight, Elks, 916 Walnut St.

AMERICAN LEGION TYNER-FORD POST 213 83rd birthday program and dinner; 7 tonight; Sgt. Maj. James O. Bowman will speak; Charles Scott Sr., 636-4993.

FRIDAY NIGHT BLUES 9-until, tonight, American Legion “The Hut;” music by DJ’s Dr. C and Candy.

BEULAH CEMETERY RESTORATION COMMITTEE Meeting, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Robbins Funeral Home.

IVYETTES Meeting canceled for Saturday and rescheduled for 10:30 a.m. March 23, Rolling Acres Community Center

GOLD WING ROAD RIDERS ASSOCIATION Chapter MS-E; meeting 2 p.m. Saturday at home of David and Marilyn Thames; topic will be the benevolent motorcycle poker run in Vicksburg on Saturday, April 20th; for meeting information or to be a Poker Run sponsor, contact Bruce Burke, 638-3684, or Chandler Bonelli, 634-8406.

WILLING WORKERS CLUB 4 p.m. Saturday, Pleasant Valley M.B. Church, 2585 N. Washington St.; canceled if raining; Eddie Bryant is president.

BROADWATER LODGE NO. 55 6 p.m. Saturday; casual attire; all Prince Hall Masons are welcome.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS SALTILLO BREAKFAST 8-11 a.m. Sunday, KC hall; cost is $3 per person.

ROSA A. TEMPLE CLASS OF 1962 Reunion meeting, 5 p.m. Sunday, LD’s Kitchen, 1111 Mulberry St.

BOVINA CLASSES OF ’50s and ’60s 6 p.m. Sunday at the Bovina Community Center.

CLASS OF 1972 North and South Vicksburg High School; reunion meeting, 6 p.m. Sunday, LD’s Kitchen, 1111 Mulberry St.; Frankie Meeks, 638-5623.

EXCHANGE 12:30 p.m. Monday, Piccadilly; Sheriff Martin Pace will be the guest speaker.

SALVATION ARMY WOMEN’S AUXILIARY Noon Monday, headquarters on Mission 66.

AARP 10 a.m. Tuesday, City Hall Annex; Janice Coleman will speak on long term alternatives.

KIWANIS Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; Johnny Price, Warren County prosecutor, will speak.

Public programs

EAST SIDE ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS GROUP Nonsmoking meeting at 6:30 tonight and 9 a.m. Sunday at The Harrison Place, 1105 Harrison St.; 636-1134.

LEVI’S “A Gathering Place” Open 7-11 tonight for teens; 7-10 p.m. Saturday with music by the Wild Bunch; cappuccino, coffee, fountain drinks, sweets, gameroom with pool table and more; extra food and fun; no cover charge.

BOOK SIGNING WITH MATT FRIEDEMAN Author of “In the Fight,” 10 a.m. Saturday, Christian Books and Music, 1990 S. Frontage Road.

MAGNOLIA BALLROOM DANCERS Dance, 8-11 p.m. Saturday, Ethnic Heritage building at Jim Buck Ross Agriculture and Forestry Museum, Lakeland Drive in Jackson; jazz and lyrical dance exhibitions performed by Ami Isbell’s Dance Group; cost is $10 for members; $5 for first-time guests and $14 for returning guests; Shirley Griffin, 636-7000.

FAMILIES WITH SUBSTANCE ABUSE ISSUES WORKSHOP 7:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, Victory Christian Center, 260 Highway 27 (Beechwood Assembly of God facility); Dan and Sue Landry are pastors.

CEDARS AND KINGS HEAD STARTS Now registering for 3- and 4-year-olds; 638-4311 or 636-1360.


LIVING WORD BAPTIST REVIVAL 7:15 tonight; the Rev. Timothy Hollingsworth, associate pastor of Friendship Baptist Church in Hattiesburg, will speak; other guests will be Tonya Tonth, the Berachah Baptist Church praise team, Dr. Patricia Sullivan, Dr. Doug Upchurch and Jan Taylor Knight; 1600 Mulberry Street at the Vicksburg Convention Center; the Rev. Stevie Duncan is pastor.

BELMONT M.B. YOUTH “SLEEP-IN” 7 tonight-7 a.m. Saturday; participants should bring only a blanket and a pillow; 4446 Charlie Brown Road; Phillip Burks is pastor.

ROCK OF AGES Choir rehearsal; 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

GIBSON MEMORIAL ANNUAL CHICKEN BARBECUE 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; $5; barbecue chicken, cole slaw, beans, Texas toast, drinks and dessert; 335 Bowie Road; 636-2605.

GREATER JERUSALEM BAPTIST “HERBAL HOUR” A health information program; 4 p.m. Saturday; David Wilson of Koinonia Baptist Church of Jackson will present the program; sponsored by the women’s ministry; Kemp Burley Jr. is pastor.

SUNDAY SCHOOL PROGRAM 5 p.m. Saturday, Travelers Rest M.B. Church, 718 Bowmar Ave.; Thomas Bernard is pastor.

ST. MARY CATHOLIC Spanish Mass, 6 p.m. Saturday.

HOPEWELL M.B. GOSPEL EXPLOSION 2002 6 p.m. Saturday; 5336 Highway 61 S.; featuring J. Miles, Nathaniel and the Mighty Train of Gospel, Grove Street male Chorus, Cedar Grove Male chorus and the Fayette Christianaires; the Rev. James Jones is pastor.

TRAVIS CHAPEL A.M.E. Pre-anniversary musical extravaganza; 7 p.m. Saturday, 745 Hutson St.; the Rev. Horace L. McKay is pastor.