The Board of Supervisors & Simpson County Solid Waste Office will be closed Monday, September 7, for Labor Day. Monday, September 7th’s garbage routes will be picked up beginning Tuesday, September 8. Monday and part of Tuesday's will be picked up on Tuesday beginning at 6 a.m., part of Tuesday's and Wednesday's will be picked up on Wednesday beginning at 6 a.m., etc. Remaining routes will run throughout until Thursday afternoon. Please have your trash out and in bags by 6 a.m. for pick up.
The Mission Center will be closed for sales September-October but WILL still continued to take donations. Our next sale will be November 6-7 (8 a.m.-noon). This will be the first winter sale. We will still be very safe and cautious, and everyone will need to wear their own mask and only about 20 will be allowed in the store at a time to shop, so they ask that you use your time wisely. They are located only 9 miles from downtown Magee at 2034 Simpson Hwy. 540. Just follow the pink signs beginning at Polk’s Pharmacy just past the Magee Hospital. 601/847-0702
(Editor’s Note: Many of the organizations listed as meeting regularly are temporarily cancelled or restricted due to coronavirus. Contact individual organizations for correct meeting information.)
“Celebrate Recovery” meets every Thursday night at Overflow Church at 6 p.m., 222 Railroad Dr. SE Magee, MS 39111.
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. Call the library at 601-849-3747 for information.
Magee First UMC livestreams Sunday morning worship services at 10 a.m. weekly via mageefumc.org. 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 every Thursday at noon at the Faith Tabernacle COGIC located across from the Goodwater Barber School. 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. The library offers many activities for children of all ages during the week and after school.