Published 12:00 am Friday, April 26, 2002


VICKSBURG ART ASSOCIATION Now accepting works from VAA members 18 or older for the spring show; 4-6:30 p.m. today and 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Constitution Firehouse Gallery; show will be May 4-8.

VICKSBURG HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1982 Class reunion meeting; 6 tonight, L.D.’s Kitchen, Mulberry Street; Linda Faye Jackson, 631-0854, Weesie Thames Bexley, 638-8755, or James D. Giles, 634-4105.

WARREN CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1982 Final reunion meeting, 4 p.m. Saturday at Garfield’s; Karen Brown, 634-1693 or 661-7202.

VICKSBURG CRUISERS CAR CLUB 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Bumpers.

CROSBY HIGH SCHOOL HOMECOMING REUNION Saturday, Carl S. Wilson Memorial Park in Crosby; bring covered dish.

VHS AND WCHS CLASS OF 1992 Meeting, 4 p.m. Sunday, Shoney’s; 661-0853 or 661-5270.

ROSA TEMPLE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1967 Reunion meeting; 4:30 p.m. Sunday, King Solomon M.B. Church fellowship hall.

NORTH/SOUTH VICKSBURG HIGH SCHOOLS Class of 1972; 6 p.m. Sunday, LD’s Kitchen, 1111 Mulberry St.; 638-5623.

EXCHANGE 12:30 p.m. Monday, Piccadilly; Jennie Bristow, Child Abuse Prevention Center, will speak.

WARREN COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION 12:30 p.m. Monday, Monsour’s Restaurant; Brant Brantley, executive director of the Mississippi Commission on Judicial Performance, will be the guest speaker; reservations are requested.

Public programs

LEVI’S ” A Gathering Place” Open 7-11 tonight for teens; 7-10 p.m. Saturday with music by Bud & Stanley & Ole Habits.

OAK RIDGE OPRY 7 tonight, Oak Ridge Community Center; music by Bud & Stanley & Ole Habits; hamburgers and drinks will be sold.

OPENWOOD PLANTATION GARDEN CLUB Plant sale; 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, home of Jan Whatley, 209 Pecan Blvd.

WARREN-CLAIBORNE SCOUT FAIR Noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Vicksburg Factory Outlets; booths and exhibits; 636-7434.

BACK ALLEY PLAYERS Presenting “Radio Station W-B-A-P;” 7:30 p.m. Saturday and May 3, The Ground Floor Cafe, 1101 Washington St.; free admission.

SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS Gen. Stephen D. Lee Camp No. 545; Confederate memorial service, 2 p.m. Sunday at Soldier’s Rest; Chuck Bond, 3rd Brigade Councilman Mississippi Division Sons of Confederate veterans and 1st Lieutenant commander for Mississippi Society, MOSB, will be the guest speaker; 638-6500.

FREE HEALTH ASSESSMENT 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Pemberton Square mall center court; weight, blood pressure, blood sugar and blood cholesterol check; free doctor consultation; sponsored by the Vicksburg Seventh Day Adventist Church and The Better Living Medical Clinic.

MISSISSIPPI BLISS MUSIC STUDIO RECITAL Piano and voice students of Jeanne Evans recital; 3 p.m. Sunday, Christ Episcopal Church, 1115 Main St.; admission is free.

NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER COMMUNITY PRAYER BREAKFAST 7 a.m. May 2, Battlefield Inn; cost is $6.15 per person (tax and gratuity included); Frank Melton, CEO of WLBT of Jackson, will speak; reservations by Tuesday to 638-6165.


PLEASANT GREEN M.B. REVIVAL 7:15 tonight; the Rev. R.L. Miller will be the evangelist; the Rev. Alvin G. Walker is pastor.

HOLY HILL M.B. REVIVAL 7:30 tonight; Silas Stapleton, of Jackson, will be the evangelist.

BETHLEHEM M.B. CHOIR REHEARSAL 11 a.m. Saturday; 3055 N. Washington St.; Kevin Winters and L.C. Dotson are musicians.

MOUNTAIN OF FAITH MINISTRIES “Walk for Jesus;” 10 a.m. Saturday, Vicksburg Municipal Auditorium parking lot; Betty Tolliver, 631-0071, Tina Young-Hayward, 831-4405, or Toni Jean Ford, 638-1772.

PRAYER WHEEL MISSION Musical tribute honoring Martha Brown, Millie Strong and Annie Bell Thomas, 5:30 p.m. Saturday, E.D. Straughter Baptist Memorial Center, 1411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.; guests will be the Angelic Voices of Christ, Evangelist Daisy Loving Waters, Lola Sneed, Monica Selvy Hudson and Margie Herron

EBENEZER A.M.E. CHURCH Musical extravaganza; 6 p.m. Saturday, 200 Dry Grove Road, Raymond; guests include the Heavenly Voices of Faith of Jackson and St. Mary’s U.M.C. Inspirational Choir of Crystal Springs; the Rev. E.J. Williams is pastor.

ROSE HILL M.B. FASHION EXTRAVAGANZA 6 p.m. Saturday; 683 Stenson Road.


BENEFIT FOR DONNA HYNUM Saturday, Moose Lodge on Fisher Ferry Road; garage sale begins at 8 a.m., auctions, face painting, T-shirts, hot dogs and spaghetti; local bands will perform from 6 p.m. until midnight; all proceeds will go to help pay medical expenses for Donna Hynum, brain cancer patient.

WCHS BAND BENEFIT CATFISH DINNER 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Saturday; $6 per plate; carry out only; Joe Tom, 638-8180.

EXCHANGE CLUB AND KROGER Selling tickets to win a $500 Kroger shopping spree; tickets, $2, may be purchased by calling 634-0557; drawing will be Monday; all proceeds will benefit the Child Abuse Prevention Center.