The Goad Reunion will be held August 3, 4 and 5 at Carver Point, located across Grenada Lake from the main park area (Hugh White State Park), 1935 CR 227, Coffeeville. There will be the regular Sunday pot-luck lunch on the 5th. For more info call (662) 609-8813 or e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org.
By Fairgounds Association
The Tri-Lakes Fairgrounds Association will broadcast election results the night of the Democratic Primary, on August 7, at the gazebo at City Park.
Election results will be displayed as they are counted according to Bobby Murphree. Concessions will also be offered, and everyone is encouraged to bring a lawn chair.
The 1957 Graduation Class of Jeff Davis School will have their 50-year reunion on Saturday night, August 4, beginning at 6 p.m. in the Masonic Temple on Champion Circle. Please bring a covered dish for a pot luck dinner. All spouses, family and friends are invited to attend. “This will be a landmark time in our lives. Hope to see all 13 members of the 1957 Graduation Class there,” stated a committee member.
The Water Valley High School Class of 1977 will have a reunion on August 3 and 4. The committee says they are still missing a few of the class members addresses. They are sincerely hoping that they have all contacted class members. If they have been unable to contact you, and you see this notice, please contact either: Vivian Sanders Snider at (662) 473-3371 or Debbie Walker Rogers at (662) 473-3289.
The O’Tuckolofa School reunion will be held Saturday, August 11, from 10 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. The reunion will be held in the O’Tuckolofa Baptist Church. Food will be furnished. Come and bring your family and friends.
Set For This Saturday
The Jeff Davis School Reunion will be held Saturday, August 4, at 6 p.m. in the Masonic Lodge on Champion Circle. Please bring a covered dish for a potluck dinner. All former students, spouses, family, and friends are invited.
Bingo Action Will Be Friday Night
VFW Bingo will be played Friday night, August 3. Come join VFW Post 4100 for a fun-filled night of Bingo at their post home, located at 11535 Highway 315, Water Valley. The building opens at 5:30 p.m., sales start at 6 p.m., and the first of 24 games begins at 7 p.m. You must be at least 18 years of age to play.
At VFW Dance Saturday Night
It’s party time at VFW Post 4100, Water Valley. There is a live band every Saturday night. This Saturday, August 4, featured will be Danny Sexton’s Band. Music begins at 8 p.m. and plays until midnight. “Join us for listening or dancing to Country Music at the Post Home located at 11535 Highway 315, Water Valley,” stated Commander Joe Gross.
You are invited to join VFW Post 4100 for a Gospel Musical Fellowship on August 12. VFW will have a finger food lunch at 1 p.m. Following the dinner, Heaven’s Highway and several local musicians will sing gospel music for those attending.
“If you have not joined us for one of our Gospel Singings you have missed a real blessing—come and see,” states Commander Joe Gross.. “VFW Post 4100 extends a warm welcome to the public at our home located at 11535 Highway 315, Water Valley,” Gross concluded.
Valley City Lodge #402 F&AM will hold its regular stated communication on Thursday, August 2, beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the Masonic Temple on Champion Circle. “We urge you to support your local lodge,” says Freddie McDougal, WM.
The Water Valley Lions Club will serve their first-of-the month pancake breakfast Saturday morning, August 4, from 6 a.m.-until?
Breakfast, which will be four bucks per plate, will consist of all you care to eat pancakes, sausage, juice and coffee.
“Come out and enjoy a great breakfast, before taking in the Watermelon Carnival,” invites the Lions Club.
“Meet the Teacher” will be at Water Valley High School Thursday, August 2, from 4 to 6 p.m. Seventh grade orientation will be held from 4:00-4:30 p.m for parents and students.
Parker Reunion Slated For Aug. 12
The annual reunion of the descendants of Henry P. and Nancy Barnes Parker will be held on Sunday, August 12, in the American Legion Building in Calhoun City. Registration will begin at 10 a.m. Those attending are asked to bring food and soft drinks or tea for a potluck lunch to be served at noon.
Henry and Nancy Parker were the parents of one daughter, Mary Frances “Fannie” Parker Benoist, and seven sons, William Joseph, John Thomas, Burl Brown, Jasper Felto, Henry Sidney, Jackson Ferdinand, and Aquilla. For more information, call Elouise Austin Wolfe at (662) 333-3069.