Good morning, it’s Thursday!

Published 6:55 am Thursday, March 24, 2022

Good morning — it’s Thursday!

Today, Reading Nook Academy will host its one-year anniversary party and preview day at 11 a.m., 1208 Honey Creek Lane. There will be door prizes, refreshments and hands-on experience. Please RSVP by March 17 to

Free COVID Test & Vaccine Drive-Thru at First Baptist Church of Bude, 9-11 a.m., sponsored by Franklin County Memorial Hospital. Home test kits available, limit 2 per household. Moderna and Pfizer vaccines for ages 5-plus. For more information, call 601-384-3199.

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The Lincoln County School District Board will meet at Enterprise Attendance Center at 5:30 p.m.


Friday, March 25

The USDA Farm Service Agency’s deadline for Dairy Margin and Supplemental Dairy Margin coverage is today. For more information, call the Brookhaven office at 601-833-9321, ext. 2.

Saturday, March 26

7:30 a.m. litter cleanup. Volunteers will meet at A.L. Lott Sportsplex to pick up litter in the community. Bags and grabbers will be provided.

Wednesday, March 30

Special called meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Supervisors regarding public input on approving medical marijuana sales or opting out.

Tuesday, April 12

“Tea Time” at the Furlow Senior Center will be a 2 p.m. A short educational program with a guest speaker will be followed by fellowship with cake, tea and coffee. All are welcome. The center  is located at 201 S. First St., next door to Bob’s Sandwich Shop. For more information, please call 601-835-5076.

Friday, April 15

The USDA Farm Service Agency’s deadline for the Spot Market Hog Pandemic Program is today. For more information, call the Brookhaven office at 601-833-9321, ext. 2.

Saturday, May 7

Divide Memorial Methodist Protestant Church will host Springfest 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. The church is located 11 miles south of Monticello off Hwy. 27. Vendors are sought for arts and crafts, antiques, clothing, jewelry, accessories and more. Food and food products may be accepted depending on what is being sold. Indoor booths are $30 for the day; outdoor booths are $20. For questions or to reserve a spot, call Nikki Pierce at 601-455-7320.