Community & Religious Calendar

Sunday, May 2

Tilton United Methodist Church, 663 Hulon Brister Rd., Jayess, will hold a Homecoming Celebration beginning at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, May 2. Bro. Kevin Trantham will be the guest speaker. There will be worship, singing, food, and fellowship. Dinner on the grounds will be after the morning service. Bring your favorite dish. For more information, call 601-587-4400.

Carmel Baptist Church, located at 1157 Carmel New Hope Rd., Monticello, will celebrate Homecoming on Sunday, May 2. Former and past members are encouraged to attend. Sunday school will be at 10 a.m., morning worship at 11a.m., followed by dinner on the ground and special music. There will be no evening services. For more information, contact Bro. Lee Mathis at 601-249-8667 or 601-587-7145.

Tuesday, May 4

Forever Youngs at Monticello United Methodist Church will resume at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 4.
Friday, May 14

Tri-County Cruisers will hold Friday Nights on Main from 6 to 9 p.m. on May 14 in New Hebron.
All vehicles are welcome, including cars, trucks, hot rods, motorcycles, and 4x4s. Dash plaques will be awarded to the first 75 entries. Awards will also be given for Feature Class and People’s Choice.
Bring the family for a night filled with cars, music, food, and fun.

Thursday, May 20

The Mississippi Well Owner Network will present a free, educational workshop on May 20 at the Lawrence County Extension Office in Monticello. This program is for local residents who depend on private home wells for their water needs. Well owners may submit samples of their well water for screening and may pick up approved sample containers from the Extension office from May 5 to 19. Water samples may be dropped off from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on May 20, and onsite technical assistance will be available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. To pre-register for the workshop, visit online, or call 662-325-1788.

Topeka Tilton Outreach Mission, 779 China Grove Rd., Jayess, serves USDA non-perishable food items from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the first and second Saturday of each month. Application must be completed for eligibility to receive said food.

Topeka Tilton Outreach Mission, 779 China Grove Rd., Jayess, Clothes Closet is open from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the first and second Saturday of each month. All sizes of clothing, shoes, toys, household items at very low prices. Come shop for many unique items, too.
Submissions may be emailed to [email protected]