Monthly Archives: July 2017

FC Presbyterian to host concert July 26

Submitted by Mary Sorensen   James Ward will be in concert on Wednesday, July 26, at French Camp Presbyterian Church at 6:30 p.m.  Bring your family and enjoy a delightful evening of worship and entertainment.  This is a free concert hosted by…

Drive carefully, avoid reptiles on the road

By Evan O’Donnell MSU Extension Service With the temperature rising daily, it is getting more common to spot turtles and snakes basking on the roads. Being aware of this change in reptile behavior can help drivers avoid hitting them. As…

Write On

By sister alies For most of my life, well at least since I was seven or so, I have paid attention to and loved the STARS! I won’t say I really know a lot about this planet or that moon.…

Rainwater Observatory July 2017 Newsletter

Submitted by Edwin Faughn It has been a very busy month here at Rainwater Observatory with numerous groups participating in our programming! We had a nice visit recently by renowned Yale University research astronomer Dr. Megan Urry! She was here…

God’s Love

Evangelist Francie Hemphill   God’s love is like a field of yellow sunflowers.  They are beautiful to the one who behold them.  One of my favorite things to do is to sit outside and listen to the birds sing.  The…

Correction

Little Miss Choctaw County Harper Lynn Weeks is the daughter of Micheal and Brittney Weeks. Their names should have been included in the July 12 article “Local girl to compete in pageant.” Harper is competing in the Little Miss and…

Extension, health department form child care partnership

By Nathan Gregory MSU Extension Service Two state agencies are collaborating on a Mississippi program designed to keep child care centers healthy and safe. Creating Healthy Indoor Child Care Environments is a workshop series that offers training to childcare providers…

Calendar of Events

·      July 20-22, 2017: Baystreet Presbyterian Volunteer Group, Hattiesburg, Mississippi ·      August 11, 2017: Monthly Public Program ·      August 15, 2017: Carthage Leake Library, Carthage Mississippi ·      September 1-3, 2017: Scout Group, Clinton, Mississippi ·      September 8, 2017: Monthly Public…

The Danger and Beauty of Jealousy

Pastor Steve Ellison   Oh, the questions God asks. Proverbs 27:4 says, “Wrath is cruel and anger a torrent, But who is able to stand before jealousy?” (NKJV)  The verse describes two different individuals. Neither is right.  Each is guilty of wrong…