Press announces Memorial Day Closing, Early Deadline

The Lawrence County Press office will be closed Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day. Deadline for submissions of news articles, advertising, classified ads and legal notices for the May 30 edition will be Noon, Friday, May 25. The Press office will reopen at 8 a.m., Tuesday, May 29. May you have a safe…

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44th Atwood Music Festival This Weekend: Fun Activities and Great Entertainment for the Whole Family

Friday, May 25, 2018 Monster Truck Rides $5 5 p.m. – Flag Ceremony, JROTC, National Anthem – Haven, Mendy and Heidi Johnson, Introduction of Miss Atwood Pageant Winners, Miss Hospitality Entertainment Mickey Man Blues Band Michael McCall and Band Ben Haggard Muscadine Bloodline Saturday, May 26, 2018 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Rods on…

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    St. Paul M.B. Women's Ministry Brunch

    10:00 am-12:00 pm

    St. Paul M.B. Church of Silver Creek will hold their Women’s Ministry Brunch, Saturday, June 2, at 10 a.m. Speakers will be Minister Hilda Williams of China Lee M.B. Church, Sister Mabeline Hardy of Fair Hill M.B. Church and Sister Pamela Butler of St. Paul M.B. Church.

  • 02

    Benefit Program for Alexandria Abrams

    5:00 pm-8:00 pm

    The family of Alexandria Denise Abrams will be sponsoring a benefit program for her, Saturday, June 2, beginning at 5 p.m. at China Lee M.B. Church. Alexandria is eight months old and has been diagnosed with Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis, a liver disease, and will be a recipient for a liver transplant in Houston, Texas.

  • 03

    Monticello UMC Heritage Sunday

    All day

    Monticello United Methodist Church will hold Heritage Sunday June 3. A covered dish lunch will be served after the morning service.

  • 03

    Mt. Zion M.B. Pastor's Seven-Year Anniversary

    11:30 am-4:00 pm

    Mt. Zion M.B. Church, locate at 75 Mt. Zion Lane, Sontag, will celebrate Pastor Keswic Alexander’s Seven-Year Anniversary, Sunday, June 3, with Morning Worship Service beginning at 11:30 a.m. with speaker Minister Corey, son of the house at Kingdom Faith Ministries in Clinton. Evening Worship Service will follow with speaker Pastor Terry Weems of New Life Fellowship Church in Columbia. Dinner will be served and everyone is invited. The theme of the day is “Follow Your Calling.”

  • 03

    Mt. Pleasant M.B. 116th Year Celebration and Annual Mission Day Program

    1:45 pm-4:00 pm

    Mt. Pleasant M.B. Church, located at 167 Elem Tyler Rd., Sontag, will hold its 116th Year Celebration and Annual Mission Day Program, Sunday, June 3, beginning at 1:45 p.m. The theme is “We Are Pressing On.” The special guest speaker will be Minister Charnessa Peyton Alexander of Oak Grove M.B. Church of Monticello.

  • 03

    Divide Memorial Methodist Protestant VBS

    6:00 pm-9:00 pm

    Divide Memorial M.P. Church invites children ages 3 years through completing 6th grade to experience the ride of a lifetime with God at Rolling River Rampage Vacation Bible School! This white water rafting adventure includes exciting new music, creative crafts, fun recreation, tasty snacks and memorable Bible stories that will help children know God is always with them as they ride the rapids of life! The adventure runs from Sunday, June 3, through, Thursday, June 7, from 6-8:30 p.m. each evening. The church is located at 8 Divide Road, 11 miles south of Monticello off Highway 27. A Closing Celebration followed by a hot dog meal will be held Friday, June 8, at 7 p.m.

  • 04

    Mt. Pleasant M.B. Annual Vacation Bible Class

    6:00 pm-8:00 pm

    Mt. Pleasant M.B. Church will hold their Annual Vacation Bible Class, Monday, June 4, through Friday, June 8, beginning at 6 p.m. each evening. Children and adults are invited to join. The church is located at 167 Elem Tyler Rd., Sontag.

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