Dixon Day will be held Saturday, May 19 at the Neshoba County Fairgrounds beginning at 10:00 a.m. Lunch will be served picnic style. All former students, teachers, neighbors, and friends are invited to attend. For more information call Patsy Davis at 601-656-3795.
Memorial Day observances will begin Thursday, May 24, with placing of U.S. Flags on graves of veterans in Eastern Cemetery, and other county cemeteries. Volunteers are welcome to help. On Monday, May 28, a ceremony to honor deceased veterans will be at Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Highway 80, between Newton and Hickory at 10:00 a.m. The Courthouse program in Forest will be at 1:00 p.m., with guest speaker, Henry Gruno, Director, Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Additional flags are available from Bruce Warren, 601-668-1276, or Terry McMillan, 601-940-0333.
The St. Mark MB Church Family will be celebrating our Pastor's Anniversary (4th year) on Sunday, May 27 at 2:00 p.m. The morning service will start at 11:00 a.m. and the speaker will be Rev. Jarvis Adams. The evening service will start at 2:00 p.m. and the speaker will be Pastor Shawn Croft (Morning Star MB Church-Newton, MS)
The City of Forest garbage schedule will not change for the week of Memorial Day. Normal schedule will run.