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Veggie sale benefits TBC youth

Tylertown Baptist Church youth ministry is again sponsoring its vegetable sale from Feb. 27-March 20. Order forms can be picked up at the church office. Vegetables can be picked up at the church family life center beginning at 9 a.m. March 27.

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Bible drills set for area

Tylertown Baptist Church Bible drill practice for grades 4-6 is held each Wednesday, 6:15-7. The church Bible drill is Sunday, March 6, at 4 p.m. Tri-County Bible drill is set Saturday, March 19, 10 a.m. at Goss Baptist Church.

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Enter the Boucherie bake-off

Barbecue’s a family happening in this area, and it’s highlighted the weekend of March 25-26 with the South Mississippi Boucherie at Southwest Events Center. “With all the rescheduling and postponements due to COVID, we finally got off to an abbreviated start last year and this year we’ve got the full event lined up,” says Stephen…

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Boucherie’s back! Mar. 25-26, Southwest Events Center

The 2022 South Mississippi Boucherie is back–bigger and better! Returning to the originally schedule March dates, Tylertown’s tribute to the pig and barbeque kicks off the 2022 Memphis Barbeque Network season…a series of barbeque events leading up to the overall championship through points accumulated throughout the season. Whether you compete as a pro, a backyard…

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Walthall’s Chamber: making good things happen

Your Chamber dues are an investment in your community! A group with an active interest in developing, growing and promoting our community the Chamber is a working group with several committees involved in everything from economic development to staging a number of community events. Some of those events have been ongoing Chamber projects for years,…

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King parade cancelled due to COVID

The latest spike of COVID-19 has caused cancellation or rescheduling of several local events including Monday’s Dr. Martin Luther King parade downtown and the observance following at Southwest Events Center. Rev. Clayton Bullock, pastor of Tylertown First Baptist Church, coordinator of the event, said the recent increase in case numbers and the determination by the…

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West Pearl River District health fair

West Pearl River District Assn. presents its 15th annual health fair, Saturday, Jan. 15, 9 a.m., at West Runny Hill Baptist Church, 05 West Sunny Hill Road. Dorothy Williams, First Lady of Mesa Mt. Olive Church, is the motivational speaker for the event. The spiritual exercise is based on 1 Timothy 4:8, “For bodily exercise…

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Chamber banquet cancelled for 2nd year due to pandemic concerns

For the second year, the Walthall Chamber of Commerce banquet has fallen victim to the pandemic. Chamber president Chris Blackwell announced Monday that because of the recent upticks in COVID-19 numbers and the new Omicron variant the banquet will not be held Jan. 29 as earlier scheduled. “As a member of the medical community I…

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PNB open house, Elf on the Shelf

Join Pike National Bank Monday, Dec. 20, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. for Elf on the Shelf. Bring your phone or camera for snapshots of your kids with Elf on the Shelf. Let them enjoy cookies and busy themselves making reindeer food at the reindeer food station.

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Rudolph cartoon at Walthall library

Santa and friends make the rounds this Christmas season at the Walthall County Library. Friday, Dec. 17, at 11 a.m. there will be Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer viewing of the classic Rudolph cartoon and a special crafts session.

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