Broken Wings Ministry in Ackerman is taking up a love offering for the Calvin Jones family. The family lost everything in a house fire. All donations are appreciated, and the donations are being accepted at Broken Wings Thrift Store. For more information, call (662) 285-3060.
Rainwater Observatory in French Camp will be offering a free public program for this season called “Exploring Spring Stars!” This presentation will be given on Friday, March 10 starting at 7:00 pm by teacher and astronomer David Teske. The program is free but donations are always welcome. For more information, contact Edwin Faughn at Rainwater Obervatory at (662) 547-7283.
Revival services will be held March 19-22 at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, located at 9300 MS Hwy 413 between French Camp and Weir. Sunday morning service will be held at 11:00 am followed by lunch, and Sunday night through Wednesday night services will begin with a meal at 6:00 pm and services at 7:00 pm. Evangelist is Wayne Hudson, and music is Steve and Becky Carver Family.
A FREE Social Media 101 workshop will be held Thursday, March 2 at 9:00 am at the Chamber of Commerce office in Ackerman. Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, and more will be taught by MSU Extension’s Lauren Colby Lindley. A limited number of laptops will be available for use or you may bring your own laptop or iPad. The workshop is free, but registration is requested by calling 285-6337.
There will be a fund raising activity at the Poplar Creek Volunteer Fire Department in Poplar Creek for the Full Gospel Church Cemetery on Saturday, February 11 starting at 11:00 am. Live entertainment will be provided by local Southern Gospel artists. There will be food and fun for the entire family. For more information, contact Ann Dees at (601) 927-7763 or LeeAnn Rosamond at (662) 392-1563.