Published 12:00 am Tuesday, August 6, 2002


SUPPORT GROUP FOR FAMILIES AND FRIENDS OF MENTALLY ILL 6 tonight, Warren Yazoo Mental Health administration building conference room; J.R. Westbrook, 636-6161.

WARREN COUNTY REPUBLICAN EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 5:30 p.m. today, Warren County Courthouse.

LT. GEN. STEPHEN D. LEE, SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS 6 tonight, Ponderosa Steak House; Eddie Cresap, 3rd Brigade commander, will present the program; 638-6500.

HOMEBUILDERS ASSOCIATION OF VICKSBURG 6 tonight, Maxwell’s; Jimmy Heidel will speak.

TOUGALOO COLLEGE ALUMNI 7 tonight, Mount Carmel Ministries, 2845 Clay St.; 636-8554.

FARM BUREAU ANNUAL MEETING 7 tonight, Hinds Community College; reservations, 636-1003.

LIONS Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; Dennis Wood, Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, will speak.

NU KAPPA ZETA CHAPTER Zeta Phi Beta sorority; hosting a tea for participants of the Blue Revue Talent and Modeling Extravaganza; 11 a.m. Saturday, Fairfield Inn, 20 Orme Dr.; sorority members should be present at 9:30 a.m. for a brief meeting.

Public programs

SENIOR CENTER Wednesday: 9 a.m., King bridge; 10, NIA exercise; 1 p.m., beginner dulcimer class; 1:30, acrylic art class; 2:30, open play dominoes.

CASA VOLUNTEER TRAINING 5-9 tonight, Aug. 12-13,19-20 and 26-27; Michael Dorsey, 634-0557.

VICKSBURG-AREA JOB FAIR 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today, Vicksburg Convention Center.

PUBLIC LIBRARY SCHEDULE Wednesday: 10:30 a.m. preschool story time and crafts; Thursday: 10 a.m., nutrition program presented by Valerie Green and Shirley Jenkins from Alcorn State University’s Cooperative Extension Program.

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP MEETING 6-7 tonight, River Region West Campus cafeteria; Becky Tustain, NP-C, will speak.

SOUTHERN CULTURAL HERITAGE FOUNDATION “A Beginner’s Guide to Color: Basic Principles of Color Theory,” taught by Glenda Banta; 1-3 p.m. Wednesday; ages 15 and up; $20 for members and $25 for non-members; 631-2997.

GOOD SHEPHERD COMMUNITY CENTER Now accepting applications for after-school care for elementary-aged children; limited enrollment; transportation is available from several schools; applications may be picked up at 629 Cherry St.; $10 application fee; deadline is Aug. 27; 636-7687.

VICKSBURG WARREN SCHOOL DISTRICT Kindergarten orientation; 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Friday for all schools except Bowmar Magnet School; orientation for Bowmar will be from 9 to 10 a.m.

“STORIES FROM THE FRONT PORCH” Randy Jolly will speak on Mississippi art in the ’50s and ’60s; noon Friday, Southern Cultural Heritage Complex; free admission; 631-2997.

CITY POOL BACK TO SCHOOL SCHEDULE Friday: last day of summer schedule; Monday: recreation swim, 4-6 p.m., continuing Monday-Friday through Aug. 23.


ST. PAUL M.B. REVIVAL 7 nightly through Friday, 1314 Elm St.; the Rev. Abe Williams of Tallulah will be the evangelist; the Rev. Henry J. Williams is pastor.

MOUNT ZION M.B., BALLGROUND, REVIVAL 7 nightly through Friday; the Rev. Troy L. Smith will be the evangelist.

PLEASANT HILL M.B. REVIVAL 7 nightly through Friday; Hardie Lewis will be evangelist.

PROVIDENCE M.B. REVIVAL 7 nightly through Friday, 7070 Fisher Ferry Road; the Rev. Earl Cosey is pastor.

NEW OAK RIDGE M.B. REVIVAL 7:30 nightly through Friday, Highway 27, Utica; the Rev. K.C. Frazier is pastor.

KING SOLOMON M.B. VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, 1401 Farmer St.; Louis Sullivan, 638-4249.

TRAVELERS REST BACK-TO-SCHOOL EXTRAVAGANZA 5-9 p.m. Friday; open to grades 1-12; food, games and school supplies; the Rev. Thomas Bernard is pastor.