Archive - May 5, 2011
Lonnie D. McGregory Jr.
Lonnie D. McGregory Jr., age 75, passed away Sunday, May 1, 2011, at Trace Regional Hospital in Houston, Miss.
Funeral services are Friday, May 6, 2011, at 1 p.m. from New Prospect M.B. Church, with Pastor Tyrone Orr officiating. Burial will follow in New Prospect M.B. Church Cemetery.
Visitation is today, from 5 â€“ 7 p.m. at Second Baptist Church in Houston.
Carter's Mortuary Services is in charge of arrangements.
Pittman addresses Civitans on Economic Development
The Civitan Luncheon Club welcomed Ward 5 Selectman Jasper Pittman as guest speaker at Wednesday's meeting.
Pittman expressed his pleasure at the appointment of Burnell McDonald as new Superintendent of the West Point School District.
Coon Tattoo and Body Piercing of West Point is pitching in and helping out with disaster relief to families affected by last week's tornado by giving tattoos for a donation and offering music, food and fun for a great cause.
Coon Tattoo's disaster relief benefit is being held Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. at their location on Main Street. Anyone wishing to give to families through Coon Tattoos can get five tattoo designs for $20 each. People can choose from a cross, an Indian head, which represents Smithville schools, a candle, a memorial ribbon or a tornado with an X through it.