Good Monday morning!
Published 6:55 am Monday, June 13, 2022
The work week starts with sunny skies and a high near 93. Tonight will be mostly clear with a low around 72.
Saturday, June 18
The first Juneteenth Arts & Crafts Community Event will be 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Fannie L. Mullen School. Anyone interested in a free vendor’s booth should call Bernetta Character at 601-757-8094. A limited number of spaces are available.
The Juneteenth Freedom Day Celebration will begin with a parade at 10 a.m. $10 entry fee. A youth baseball jamboree will be at 11 a.m., followed by coach and adult softball at 6 p.m. and a firewors show at 8:30 p.m. Bring your tents and grills. For more info, contact Rico Cain at 601-754-9637.
Monday, June 20
The Lincoln County Board of Supervisors will meet at 9 a.m. in the County Board Room of The Lincoln County/Brookhaven Governmental Complex.
The Lincoln County School Board will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Central Office.
Tuesday, June 21
The Brookhaven Board of Aldermen will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the City Boardroom of The Lincoln County/Brookhaven Governmental Complex. Meetings are streamed live on the city’s Facebook page.
Tuesday, June 28
The Brookhaven School Board will meet at 6 p.m. in the Central Office.
Saturday, July 9
New Sight School Reunion will begin at 9 a.m. at the New Sight Baptist Church Family Life Center. Bring a covered dish and any school memorabiia you have. For more info, call 601-757-0488 or 601-833-3680.
Sunday, July 17
The Big Gospel Concert 2022 will begin at 5 p.m. featuring recording artists The Gospel Legends of Columbia, SC; The Swanee Quintet of Augusta, GA; the Echoaires of Memphis; The Veal Brothers of Gloster, MS; The Williams Family of Baton Rouge; and the Jackson Family Singers of Smithdale, MS. Tickets are $30. For more information, call 601-551-9995 or 601-341-3011.