Smithsonian Institution Poster Exhibit Now at Local Libraries

The Abner W. Cooper Memorial Post 27 of the American Legion is pleased to help bring a Smithsonian Institution poster exhibit to Lawrence County. Titled World War I: Lessons and Legacies the 8-poster, self-guided tour will be available for viewing at the Lawrence County libraries- first in New Hebron, then in Monticello. For more information…

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Community Events

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  • 21

    ABATE Motorcycle Rodeo

    9:00 am-9:00 pm

    The Southwest Chapter of ABATE will have its 28th Annual Motorcycle Rodeo at the Atwood Water Park Pavilion. The gate, located at the tennis courts, will open at 9 a.m. with Fun Run starting at 10 a.m. Gate fees are $10 for members, $15 for non-members, $5 for ages 11-18, and children 10 and under get in free. T-shirts and ABATE products will be available. Motorcycle games start at 4 p.m. There will be raffles, 50/50 drawing, and trophy presentation at 6 p.m. Jam session will begin at 7 p.m. A portion of the proceeds goes to the Southwest Mississippi Children’s Advocacy in McComb. For more information, contact Carmen Hill at 601-833-8560 or check out the Facebook page.

  • 21

    Retired Education Personnel Meeting

    11:00 am-12:00 pm

    Barbara Winston, District Six Director for Retired Education Personnel, will sponsor a membership/reorganization meeting, Saturday, April 21, at the Lawrence County Library in Monticello. All citizens of Lawrence County supporting public school education should attend from 11 a.m. until Noon.

  • 22

    New Hope Baptist Revival

    11:00 am-8:30 pm

    New Hope Baptist Church will hold Spring Revival beginning Sunday, April 22, with service at 11 a.m. Lunch and a singing featuring local talent will follow the service. The evangelist will be Rev. Will Wall and the music leader will be Donovan McComb. Services will continue at 6:30 p.m. each evening, Monday, April 23-Wednesday, April 25.

  • 22

    Monticello First Baptist Women's Day

    2:00 pm-5:00 pm

    Monticello First Baptist Church will hold their Annual Women’s Day Program, Sunday, April 22, at 2 p.m. The guest speaker for the occasion is Sister Mabeline Hardy of Fair Hill Baptist Church in Monticello.

  • 22

    China Lee M.B. Men Day

    2:00 pm-5:00 pm

    China Lee Missionary Baptist Church’s will hold their Annual Men Day, Sunday, April 22, at 2 p.m. The speaker will be the Reverend Ricky Funches of the Jordan Hill M.B. Church in Prentiss.

  • 22

    Joyce Igo and Steven Nichols Concert

    6:00 pm-8:00 pm

    Forest Grove Methodist Protestant Church will host a concert with Joyce Igo and Steven Nichols of Hurricane, West Virginia, Sunday, April 22, at 6 p.m. Forest Grove is located approximately six miles south of Monticello just off Highway 27. See their Facebook page at for more information.

  • 23

    South Springhill Baptist Revival

    7:00 pm-9:00 pm

    Bishop De’Sean Toler and South Springhill Baptist Church will hold three nights of powerful preaching, praise and worship during Revival at 7 p.m. nightly Monday, April 23-Wednesday, April 25. Speakers include Pastor Sean Coney of Kingdom Seekers Ministry in Prentiss, Pastor Michael Smith of Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Silver Creek and Min. Korey Langston of Divine Faith Baptist Church in Brandon.

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