Coming Events

VFW Bingo Action ScheduledFriday Night

  Bingo will be played at VFW Post 4100’s Home, located at 11535 Highway 315, west of Water Valley on Friday night, August 1. Play will begin at 7 p.m. You must be at least 18 years old to play.

RoadHouse Band Featured At VFW Dance This Saturday Night

  The regular VFW Saturday night dance will be held August 2 in the Post Home, located at 11535 Highway 315, west of Water Valley. The featured band will be RoadHouse Hot New Country Band. The dance begins at 8 p.m. and ends at midnight. Concessions will be available.

Class of 1948 Invites Schoolmates And Friends To Reunion

    Schoolmates and friends are invited to join the Water Valley High School Class of 1948 from 10:30 until 11:30 a.m. at the Yalobusha Country Club on August 2.

Jeff Davis School Members Plan Carnival Weekend Reunion

  The Jeff Davis School reunion will be held Saturday, August 2, beginning at 6 p.m., in the Masonic Lodge Building on Champion Circle. Special guest will be Mike Worsham, who will have copies of the Jeff Davis Historical Books.  “Please bring a covered dish and all students, family and friends are invited to attend,” stated Jim Tate and the reunion committee.

School Requires Two Proofs Of Residence For Registration

  ALL NEW and RETURNING students must furnish two proofs of residence for registration in the Water Valley School District. “This is a new requirement for RETURNING students,”  stated Dr. Glenn Kitchens, High School Principal. Bring proofs for copy, or bring copies ready for submission, to registration.

O’Tuck School Reunion Will Be Aug. 9

  The O’Tuckolofa School reunion will be held Saturday, August 9, in O’Tuckolofa Baptist Church from 10 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Food will be furnished. “Come and bring your family and friends. See you Saturday, August 9,” stated reunion committee members.

Author Jimmie Pinnix Will Speak At Oakland Library

  Jimmie Pinnix, author of Me and Ole Bob and other books and articles will present a program at the Oakland Public Library on Monday, August 4, beginning at 3 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend this wonderful program.

Parker Family Reunion Scheduled

  The annual reunion of the descendants of Henry P. and Nancy Barnes Parker will be held on Sunday, August 10, in the American Legion Building at 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.

Tri-Lakes Announces Aug. 9 Horse Show

    The final Tri-Lakes Western Horse Show for the year will be held on Saturday, August 9.  The judged show will start at 3 p.m. and the timed event show will start around 8 p.m.  Everyone is invited to come and see the final show and, as usual, there is no charge and the show is open to the public.

Class of ‘88 Schedules Reunion

  The Water Valley High School Class of 1988 will have a reunion during Labor Day weekend. For more information please call Tracy Judson at (662) 473-3361 or (662) 607-0817.

Water Valley High School Class of 1961 Schedule Reunion For August 2

  The Water Valley High School Class of 1961 will have a reunion during Watermelon Carnival weekend.

  The fellowship hall of First Christian Church has been reserved for the class on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. for this event. The church is located across the street from, and on the corner, southwest of the park. Use the entrance on the southwest corner of the church, which will be marked with signs.

  Members of the class and a guest are cordially invited to come and visit with old friends. Anyone who was ever a part of this class, whether or not you graduated with the class, is welcome. Teachers and coaches are also invited.

  Light snacks and soft drinks will be served as they are furnished. Attendees may bring refreshments if they wish. Members of the reunion committee are looking forward to seeing you there.

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