Published 12:00 am Friday, January 9, 2004

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VHS Class of 1989 Reunion meeting, 7 tonight at Shoney’s; Sonja Anderson, 415-7017, or Trina White-Lassiter, 415-1197.

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Rose of Sharon No. 24 O.E.S. 4 p.m. Saturday, Masonic Temple; members asked to attend.

Rosa A. Temple Class of 1959 Reunion planning meeting, 4 p.m. Sunday, 3705 Halls Ferry Road; Clyde Harris, 636-6665, or Elijah Johnson, 636-9199.

Vicksburg Genealogical Society Dinner, 5:30 p.m. Monday, Shoney’s; meeting, 6:30; Emma Keulegan will present a program on Native American research; open to the public.

Vicksburg Cruisers Car Club Business meeting, 6 p.m. Monday, home of Donnie Cool, 414 Garden Grove; 638-2698.

River City BPW 6 p.m. Monday, Suzanna’s; program on women entrepreneurs; members asked to attend; guests are welcome.

Rosa A. Temple Class of 1969 Reunion meeting, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Ridge Apartments.

NAACP Executive board meeting, 6 p.m. Monday, 902 China St., chairpersons should attend; membership meeting, 7 p.m.; members asked to attend.

VFW 10734 Monthly meeting, 7 p.m. Monday at the post home on Indiana Avenue.

Alpha Chapter, PAK Sorority 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Ryan’s; topic, “Health for Seniors.”

Kiwanis Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; speaker, Bill Howell of Entergy.

Vicksburg BPW 7 p.m. Tuesday, Vicksburg Country Club; Jeanine Hanks of Warren Yazoo Mental Health will speak on overcoming stress on the job and in the home; Pat Hunt, 638-2511.

Public programs

Oak Ridge Opry 7-10 tonight, Oak Ridge Community Center; hamburgers and drinks for sale; donations accepted; music by Magnolias and Moonshine.

“Jabberwock” Sign up for the seventh annual production, 2 p.m. Saturday, Jackson Street Community Center, 923 Walnut St.; for girls in grades k-12; sponsored by the Vicksburg Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.; Dr. Deborah Dent, 634-0988, or LaTonya Jackson, 634-0341.

Levi’s “A Gathering Place,” 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Shelter Drive; music by Lanny McCann and the Backwater Band.

Founder’s Day Program Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.; 3 p.m. Sunday, Springhill M.B. Church, 1815 Mission 66; Larry Tyrone, 636-1122, or Thurman Nelson, 638-9188.

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group 2-3 p.m. Monday, River Region West, cafeteria.

Fibro Support of Mississippi 10 a.m. Tuesday, St. Thomas Hall, St. Dominic’s North Campus in Jackson; group’s purpose is to promote a health-balanced lifestyle through education, awareness and a local support system; Joyce Brown, 866-2278.

Local Family Support Group for Autistic Children 7 p.m. Tuesday, Warren Central Junior High Library; Regina Jeffers, 638-4642, or Patti Robinson, 636-8270.

Narcotics Anonymous 8 p.m. Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, Good Shepherd Community Center, 629 Cherry St.; daytime, Alvin J., 661-7646; evening, Jackie G., 638-8456 or 415-3345.


King David M.B. No. 2 Business meeting, 1 p.m. Saturday, 1224 Bowmar Ave.; members asked to attend; pastor, the Rev. Johnny L. Williams.

Triumph M.B. Winter church conference business meeting, 3 p.m. Saturday, 124 Pittman Road; members asked to attend; pastor, the Rev. Larry Nicks.

King Solomon M.B. Business meeting, 3 p.m. Saturday; 1401 Farmer St.; pastor, the Rev. Reginald Bernard.

Christian Home M.B. No. 2 Business meeting, 6 p.m. Saturday, 4769 Lee Road; members asked to attend; pastor, the Rev. Johnny Hughes.

Pleasant Hill M.B. Business meeting, 4 p.m. Saturday, Halls Ferry Road; pastor, Joseph Brisco.

Mount Olive M.B., Villa Nova Business meeting, 6 p.m. Saturday, Oak Ridge Community; members asked to attend; pastor, the Rev. Eric Rand Sr.