The Eastside MHV Club of the Mississippi Homemakers Volunteers of Lafayette County will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the home of Bonnie Phillips at 715 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Guests and new members are welcome. For more information or directions, call Bonnie at 234-8517. (April 9, 2010)
The Lafayette County TRIAD will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Oxford Activity Center, located at 400 Price St. All interested persons are welcome to attend. For more information, call the RSVP office at 232-2377. (April 8, 2010)
- Christine B. Arnett — 95, died Wednesday at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga, Tenn. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home.
- Peter Johnson — 61, of Abbeville died this morning at Methodist Hospital-Germantown. Arrangements are incomplete with Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home.
In what turned out to be a close match, the Oxford Park Commission Spinners were able to claim two singles points and one doubles point to sneak by the Volleys 3-2 on Wednesday. (more…) (April 8, 2010, Page 8)
Frank Lovelady writes to give five ways that the public can help save 6-day mail delivery by the United States Postal Service. (April 8, 2010, Page 4)
A catfish dinner fundraiser will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday in the Lafayette County Chancery Building parking lot. Dinner plates will be sold for $10 and all proceeds will benefit Relay for Life. For advance tickets, call Shea Turner at 801-5849. (April 8, 2010)
Piecemakers will meet at 1 p.m. Saturday at the First Presbyerian Church. Blue fabric squares 6.5 inches are being collected by Jean Shaw for water hangings. Please help this good cause. Jane reminds everyone to work on their name tag for the contest. The program will be conducted by Marjorie Jones and feature paper piecing. (April 8, 2010)
Will meet at noon Wednesday at Bofield’s on West Jackson Avenue. Sharon Young with Ability Works will update the club on their activities. For more information, call John Arrechea at 234-9299. (April 8, 2010)
The Northwest Side Civic Club in Harmontown is having its third annual Trail Ride fundraiser April 17 at Fitch Farms Galena Plantation in Marshall County. Riding starts at 1 p.m. with barbecue and the fixin’s served at 5. All donations are appreciated. Rain date is May 1. For more information or directions, call Billy or Dee Jones at (662) 526-0495. (April 8, 2010)