Special Called Board Meeting
The Sunflower County Consolidated School District will hold a special called board meeting at 5 p.m. today at the Central Office on U.S. 49 North.
The Moorhead City League will hold a basketball tournament at 4 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday at Mississippi Delta Community College. Moorhead City League cheerleaders will be there.
The Gentry High School class of 1995 requests your prayers and presence at 5 p.m. on Saturday for a benefit program for Mrs. Jennifer Johnson-McDaniel. The program will be held at Word of Life Church of God in Christ at 1108 Third Ave. The Rev. Kyle Pernell will be the speaker.
Sid Salter Blood Drive
Community Bank in Indianola will hold a blood drive Tuesday in honor of Mississippi political columnist Sid Salter, who is battling leukemia. Salter, a regular contributor to the E-T, is a board director of the bank’s holding company, and all of its branches are holding blood drives with Mississippi Blood Services.
Team Positive Ministries will be hosting its third annual school supply giveaway at noon July 29 at Mt. Beulah Missionary Baptist Church in Indianola. It will give away 300 backpacks as well as hold raffles for tablets, haircuts and uniforms. Contact (662) 378-7644 for more information.
Indianola Junior Rams
Indianola Junior Rams are now practicing beginning at 6 p.m. Monday through Thursdays at the field across from Carver Elementary. All interested boys ages 7-12 are invited. Call Coach Davis at 207-8581 for more info.
nCelebrate National Ice Cream Day with games and ice cream cookies at the Moorhead Library from 2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Aug. 2.