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Bruce Television Station Broadcasts Political Program

W07BN/TV-7 is hosting a series of “Meet Your Candidate” programs on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday evenings beginning Friday, June 3 for Yalobusha County candidates. The programs will be broadcast live from the TV-7 studio in Bruce and on Metrocast Cable Channel 98 throughout the viewing area as well as streaming on-line via or Other tentative dates for Yalobusha County candidate appearances will be June 10, 17, and 24, and July 1, 8,15, and 22.

Valley City Lodge Announces June 2 Meeting

    Valley City Lodge #402 F&AM will hold its next stated Communication on Thursday, June 2, in the Masonic Temple on Champion Circle. All members are hereby reminded that the  meeting time has been changed back to 7:30 p.m. from May through October. All members are urged to be present and to support your lodge.

Learn About The Alligator Gar, Facts And Fiction

Justin Wilkens, Hatchery Manager of the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, and Parks’ North Mississippi Fish Hatchery at Enid Lake will separate truth from myth with a program about the alligator gar on Saturday, June 4 at 2 p.m. in the North Mississippi Fish Hatchery Visitor Education Center located at Enid Exit 233 East off I-55.

Rounsaville Group Makes Plans For Final Reunion  

The North Miss. Rounsaville Group will hold its FINAL reunion beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 18, at Western Sizzlin’ Steak House in Grenada. All Rounsaville descendants  and friends are invited to attend this final get-together. For more information, call 662-226-6975 or 662-227-9804.

Friends Of Oakland Announce Fundraiser

The Saint Andrews Presbytery has deeded the Oakland Presbyterian Church to the Friends of Oakland Association. Saturday, June 4, beginning at 9 a.m., a Community Yard Sale will be held on the church yard with all proceeds going to Friends of Oakland for upkeep and repair of the building. The church will be open in the event that someone would like to see where their contributions will be used. Please call any of the board members if you can help or have donations for the sale, Della Fay Kendricks, 623-7997, Lizzie Bland Earl, 623-7293, Joy Mullen, 623-7070, or Margaret Jean Ross, 623-7296.

Davidson Elementary Offers Free Summer Meals June 6 – July 1

    Free summertime meals will be available to all kids 18 years and younger. The meals will be served at Davidson Elementary School, 207 Goode Street, Water Valley from June 6 through July 1. Serving times will be from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day.

Arts Council Sets Meeting Date

 The Water Valley Arts Council will hold its next meeting Tuesday, June 7, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the Water Valley Main Street Association Office, 207 N. Main St., Water Valley.

  For further info contact Ramona Bernard at (662) 473-9851, or Bill Warren at (662) 473-0972.

Bell Family Schedules Family Reunion

    The family of Lucius and Mollie Perkins Bell, along with related families of Pritchard, Fly, Porter, Perkins, and Hughes, will have a reunion on Saturday, June 18, beginning at 10 a.m. in the Yalobusha Country Club at Water Valley. There will be a presentation on the Perkins, Walker, and Bobbitt families following the noon meal. Information will also be available on the Bell, Raules, Carr, and Turner families. These families lived around the Hatton, Long Branch, Ford’s Well community and surrounding area.

  For reservations for lunch and for further information contact Sharon Bell Hamilton at 479-970-3652 or

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