History Of Enid Lake Program To Be Presented At VEC
ENID LAKE – The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks Visitor Education Center adjacent to Enid Lake will host the History of Enid Lake program on Saturday, June 21 at 2 p.m.
Mike Robinson, Supervisory Ranger for the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers at Enid Lake, will present a program on Enid Lake’s history. Working with the Corps since 1972, Mr. Robinson has written numerous articles about the lake’s construction and the history of the area.
The program is free with the price of admission. Admission is $2.50 for adults ages 18-59, and $2.00 for youth ages 3-17 and adults over the age of 60.
Those seeking additional information may call the VEC at (662) 563-8068. The VEC is part of MDWFP North Mississippi Fish Hatchery and is located at Exit 233 east off I-55.
Classes Of 1953 And 1954 Schedule Joint Reunion Carnival Weekend
The Water Valley High School Classes of 1953 and 1954 will hold a joint reunion on Saturday, August 2, in the Water Valley Country Club. The event will begin at 7 p.m.
Attempts have been made to contact all class members, as well as spouses of deceased class members and persons who were members of these classes in earlier years, but did not graduate in 1953 or ‘54. If anyone was missed, who wants to attend, contact either Bob Brooks at (662) 473-2142, or Gaylon Booker at 473-4621, before July 1.
Pledge Of Allegiance Is Topic At June YHS Meeting With Tricia Raymond
The Yalobusha Historical Society (YHS) will meet Thursday, June 19, at 2:00 p.m. in its headquarters the former Coffeeville Presbyterian Church. The speaker is Tricia Raymond of Madison and her topic is the Pledge of Allegiance. Visitors are welcome.
Sawmill Festival Golf Tournament Is July 12
The Sawmill Festival Golf Tournament, “Freedom From Business” will be held Saturday, July 12, at Yoda Creek Golf Course in Bruce. The Tournament is sponsored by the Bruce Lions Club. Players will receive a Festival Cap, lunch, and a chance on a door prize. Prizes will be awarded in several categories. For more information call Yoda Creek at (662) 983-9632.
Annual Stewart Reunion Scheduled July 5
The 35th annual Stewart Reunion will be held Saturday, July 5, in the First Christian Church Fellowship Hall, located at 1020 North Main and South Court Street in Water Valley. Registration begins at 10 a.m. Those attending are asked to bring a “pot luck” dish to share at noon. If you have any questions, please contact Patricia Pratt at 473-4788 or 473-6529.
Sylva Rena Youth Sponsor Car Wash-A-Thon
Sylva Rena Baptist Church’s Youth Car Wash-A-Thon will be held Saturday, June 21, in Dr. Pullen’s Dental Office Parking Lot from 8 a.m.-until the last car comes. “Please come out and get your car washed for free to support our youth camp,” invites Andy Parrish, Youth Minister.