Summer reading set for MMS
The school year will end on Friday, May 31 but the students at Macedonia Middle School will be required to read over the summer.
Information on the summer reading program will be sent home in report cards. Parents can also get this information from the front office at the school or the school website.
The reading requirement is different for each grade level.
Hood's Chapel News
The men at Hood's Chapel UM Church recently completed putting up a ramp for a community member who is in a wheel chair due to falling two stories from a building while working.
Over the years the men have built many ramps for needy people. This is just one of the things they do. They are always ready to do work for the Lord.
This is “Undies Sunday” month for Hood's Chapel. It's called that because every May the church takes up underwear for girls and boys, new socks, T-shirts, tote bags, etc. At the end of the month the box is delivered to the Callen-Lacey Home.
There will be a special singing at Oak Grove PH Church on Friday, May 31 at 7 p.m. featuring the Gaskins Family.
Happy Birthday from Providence Baptist Church to Sean Randolph (May 18) and Bonnie Thomas (May 20).
Happy Birthday from Hood's Chapel to Tod Shealy (May 6) and Del Litchfield (May 7).
Happy Birthday from Hickory Grove PH Church to Woody Litchfield, Bo Morris, Julia Morris, Christy Wyndham, Jacob Wyndham, Crissy Morris, Shane Morris, Morgan Thomas, Kaitlyn Bradley, Danielle Martin, Aden Hass, Michelle Mitchum, Velvalee Orvin, Chevon Allen, Pam Sieben and Cammie Cox.
Happy Anniversary wishes from Hickory Grove PH Church to Karl and Gail Black, Mathew and Tammy Moraux, Pete and Jenny Mitchum, and Terry and Julie Shaw.
Thelma Shurlknight, Eric Shurlknight, Pat Shurlknight, Louise Litchfield, Ted Caddell, DP Caddell, Allen Mills, Roy and Marlene Farmer, Wilma Morris, Maggie Dubose, Justin Knight, Kyle Thomas, Rouse Thomas, Justin Knight, Janice Musau, Marsha Giggleman, Violet O'Connor, Barbara Alexander, Burt Alexander, Sally Bowick, David Brown, Joyce Lewis, Betty Delk, Shirley Perry, Marilyn Tucker, Gennie Vincent, Mike Mitchum, Ruth Cumbee, Kitty Cumbee, Yvonne Cumbee, Viola Atkins, Brenda Law, Patricia West, Sam and Yvonne Hood, Ricky Hood, Marion and Juanita Mills, Bo Langley, Dexter Floyd, Kathleen Newsome, Pastor Reggie Thames, Viola Murphy, family of Ruth Lawerence, Kit Reames, Mitzie Caddell, Geraldine Garrett, Frankie Garrett, Woody Litchfield, Sarah Jackson, Virginia Kirkland, Byron Dupree, Bryon and Jenelle Watts, and our firefighters, first responders, military, community and country.
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