Longino to Host Blood Country Premiere Party

Most Lawrence Countians know the name “Andrew H. Longino.” They know that Longino was once the governor of Mississippi, and that his home was located right behind where the Monticello Fire Station now sits. That’s about all that most of us know about him. There’s more to Longino’s story than that. While he was governor…

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Lawrence County High School Homecoming Set for Friday

Homecoming festivities for Lawrence County High School will be held Friday, September 22, with the court presentation beginning at 6:20 p.m. One Senior Maid will be named Student Body Maid and one Senior Maid will be crowned Homecoming Queen during the ceremony. Kickoff for the football game against the Collins Tigers is at 7 p.m.…

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Bobby Vernon Smith
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James L. Tynes
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Anna Mary Brooks
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JL Beeson
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Marguerite Newsome Rutledge
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Community Events

< 2017 >
October
  • 01

    Monticello UMC Christmas Musical Extravaganza Sign-Up Deadline

    All day
    Oct-01-17

    The deadline to sign up at Monticello United Methodist church to attend the Christmas Musical Extravaganza is October 1. The sign-up sheet is in the Media Center. The extravaganza is Thursday, November 16, at 2 p.m. in Ridgeland.

  • 01

    Mt. Pleasant MB Church Anniversary

    1:45 pm-4:00 pm
    Oct-01-17

    Mt. Pleasant M.B. Church will hold their Annual Church Anniversary, celebrating 148 years of service, Sunday, October 1, beginning at 1:45 p.m. The guest speaker will be Pastor James Dampier of Mt. Carmel M.B. Church in Prentiss. The church is located at 167 Elem Tyler Road, Sontag.

  • 01

    Monticello First Baptist Pastor Appreciation

    2:00 pm-5:00 pm
    Oct-01-17

    Monticello First Baptist Church will hold a Pastor’s Appreciation Service for Rev. Larry D. Lenoir, Sr., Sunday, October 1, beginning at 2 p.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. Jerry Earl, Pastor of China Lee Missionary Baptist Church in Silver Creek.

  • 28

    Rise Against Hunger Meal Packing

    All day
    Oct-28-17

    The Stop Hunger Now campaign, now named Rise Against Hunger, will be packing meals at the National Guard Armory Saturday, October 28.

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