community Calendar 9-13-2018


September 14-15

Kennedy Springs Baptist Church "Mission Center"--- -LAST SUMMER SALE! Friday and Saturday, September 14-15,  (8 a.m.-12 noon) .Most all summer clothes will be 10¢* Friday and FREE* Saturday with the exception of some new and name brand items.   Now is the time to stock up for next summer! New clothing donations come in from CATO often and some nice items from Ballyhoo! Hundreds of books are available for 10 ¢.  The sale is open to the public the first and third weekend each month selling  toys, dishes, linens, knick knacks and much more at unbelievable prices! They offer free Bibles, Sunday school books and daily prayer devotional books. Follow the pink signs from Polk’s Pharmacy only  9 miles from downtown Magee and only 10 miles out Highway #540E from  Highway #49 to 2034 Highway #540. (601/847-0702). Be sure to spread the word and share their fb page "Kennedy Springs Mission Center Ministry". (* Indicates some slightly higher)


September 16

Magee Pleaseant Hill Baptist Church will celebrate its 66th anniversary, homecoming and the family reunion for all descendants of Alex & Lula Purvis Kennedy, the founders of our church. Service will begin at 11 a.m. Bring favorite covered dish. Lunch will be served after morning worship. A special invitation is extended to past pastors. Dr. W. H. Parker, Bro. Paul Roberts, Bro. Glenn Jennings, Bro. Judene Purser, Bro. Hugh Shoemaker. Bro. James Fortenberry will bring the message.


Pastor Kenneth Skiffer and the Pilgrim Rest Church family invites everyone to their Adult Choir Anniversary on Sunday, September 16, at 2 p.m.  All choirs, group and soloists are welcome to come and participate on this spirit-filled program.


Rose Hill Church of Christ Holiness, USA cordially invites your pastor and congregation to come and worship with us. Sunday, September 16, at 2 p.m. We will be celebrating our Pastor – Elder Rufus Fields’ 29thAnniversary.  The speaker for this occasion will be Rev. James Carter, pastor of Mt. Salem MB Church, Harrisville and St. James MB Church, Hazlehurst.


September 16-19

Kennedy Springs Baptist Church  2021 Hwy 540 E Magee, will have its Fall Revival starting Sunday, September 16. Morning worship starts at10:45 a.m. followed by lunch, and then the evening service will begin at 1 p.m. Monday-Wednesday night service will begin at 6:30 p.m. Evangelist Justin Graves, director of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes from Mississippi College, will be speaking. Special invitation to all youth. Music will be provided from Mississippi College for Sunday and Wednesday and Lance Word from Magee First Baptist will lead Monday and Tuesday. For more information please call Bro. Mike West at 601-422-8200 or 601-847-0702.


September 22

The Crazy Day Beauty Pageant will be held Saturday, Sept. 22, at 2 p.m.  Entry forms are available on the Magee Chamber of Commerce website,, or can be picked up at the Chamber office.


The annual William Mangum reunion will be held Saturday, September 22, at 1150 Luckett Lane, Raymond, MS.  It will begin at 11 a.m. and we will eat at 12 noon so bring your favorite dish.  If you need directions, contact Steve Mangum at 334-216-1237.  Paper goods and drinks will be supplied.


2018 Annual Thomas Sullivan Family Reunion (Sullivan's Hollow, MS) Sept. 22, at 10 a.m. at  New Sardis Baptist Church 93 SCR 40 Smith County. Please bring a covered dish. Lunch will be served at noon. Signs will be posted along Highway 35 between Mize and Mount Olive.  Lots of family fun, exchanging family photos, history, and meeting new family members. Contact info: Roger Sullivan, 601-323-5008


September 25

The Greater Day Ridge MB Church pastor’s anniversary will be held Sunday, September 23,  at 1:30 p.m. with Pastor Jeffery Floyd will do the celebrate service for Pastor G. T. Floyd and First lady Everjean Floyd.


September 30

The D’Lo Reunion will be held on Sept. 30 at the D’Lo Community Cener in D’Lo.  Doors will open at 10 a.m. with coffee and donuts.  Lunch will be served at 12:15 p.m.  Bring all your memorabilia and photos of D’Lo’s past along with your favorite covered dish.


October 7

Zion HiIl Family and Friends Day will be October 7 at 11 a.m. at 374 Zion Hill Rd. Mendenhall. Pastor John Teris Tate will be the speaker. All are invited.


October 18

The Salvation Army Christmas Assistance Registration for Smith/Simpson counties will be at the Magee Civic Center on October 18 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Do not bring children with you!



 “Celebrate Recovery” meets every Thursday night at Overflow Church at 6 p.m., 222 Railroad Dr. SE Magee, MS 39111.


A Bible study on the book of Revelation is being offered every Sunday night at 6 p.m. led by Pastor Bro. Donald Green at Fellowship Baptist Church, Hwy. 13 South, Mendenhall.


Morning prayer and afternoon luncheon is held every Thursday at Mt. Moriah Church. Prayer time is 11 a.m. until noon. Lunch and fellowship time is 12:15-1:15 p.m. Prayer and lunch are open to all people to get spiritually fed and natural food for the soul. Senior citizens, the needy and the homeless, come and bring a friend. Mt. Moriah Church is located at 160 Mt. Moriah Church Road, Magee.


The Books-n-Lunch Club meets at the Magee Library at 12:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month to discuss a book chosen for adult readers. New participants are welcome. Pick up or prepare a lunch item to share and join the group, or just visit to see what goes on. Call the library at 601-849-3747 for information.


Magee First UMC livestreams Sunday morning worship services at 10 a.m. weekly via Services are also archived for viewing convenience.


The Simpson County Federation of Democratic Women meets at the E911 Building in Mendenhall the third Saturday of each month from 10-11 a.m.


American Legion Post 74 meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month. at the VFW, Hwy 49, Magee, at 6:30 p.m. Veterans and active duty service personnel welcome.


Lunch and Prayer is held every Tuesday from 12-1 p.m. at BridgePointe Church, 123 Choctaw Street E., Magee. Hosted by Genesis (a BridgePointe Ministry.)


Weekly Prayer will be held every Thursday at noon at the Faith Tabernacle COGIC located across from the Goodwater Barber School in Magee. For info call 601-849- 4007.


Preschool story time is held at Mendenhall Public Library on Thursdays at 10 a.m. Bring your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.