Archive - Food and Leisure
July 11th, 2012
Katy is an 8 week old, female, tabby kitten. She is very tiny and sweet. Katy loves to be held and cuddled. She has another three siblings who also need homes. The West Point/Clay County Animal Shelter is at capacity with kittens, puppies and dogs. If you are interested in adopting Katy or any of the kittens, puppies and dogs, come by the shelter Tuesday â€“ Friday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m. - noon, or call 524-4430. Foster homes are needed to socialize dogs and especially puppies for the Homeward Bound Program. Two weeks with a loving family will help a dog find a home in another state.
The Groove Club, from Nashville, Tennessee, brought music, dancing, magic and a â€śBearyâ€ť big surprise to the Bryan Public Libraryâ€™s Summer Reading Program Tuesday.
The girls in the tutuâ€™s had everyone singing and dancing, moving and grooving. The duo sang songs about teddy bears before changing the subject to frogs and had the audience hopping along.
Kids came in pajamas, brought blankets and stuffed animals, while a few of the girls were decked out like the Groove Club performers in tutuâ€™s.
Holcombe, Sykes Engagement
Mr. and Mrs. Marty Holcolmbe of West Point, are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Holcolmbe, to Kristopher Sykes, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Sykes of Aberdeen.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Holcolmbe of West Point and Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Taylor of Steens.
She is a 2003 graduate of Oak Hill Academy, a 2005 graduate of East Mississippi Community College and a 2009 graduate of Mississippi State University.
She is currently employed with the Clay County Co-op, in West Point.
Bailey, Robison honored with shower
A couples shower/pre-reception will be held in honor of Clay Bailey and Jessica Robison, April 28th, at 2 p.m. at the Old Aberdeen Road Church of Christ. The couple are joining in marriage with a small ceremony at a later date and would like to include, and invite all friends and family to the pre-reception.
Merchant, Ingram Engagement
Mr. and Mrs. Greg Merchant of Columbus, are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Rae Anne Merchant, daughter of the late Melissa Hyer Jones, to Jason Eugene Ingram, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kenny Ingram of West Point.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Sue Merchant of Columbus and the late Bobby Merchant, and Mrs. Virginia Hyer of Leland, and the late Donald Hyer.
Word, Stubblefield Engagement
Mrs. Thomas Lawler Word III, of West Point, is pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of her daughter, Jennifer Suzanne Word, daughter of the late Mr. Thomas Lawler Word III, to Dr. Earl Thompson Stubblefield Jr., the son of Dr. and Mrs. Earl Thompson Stubblefield Sr., of Madison.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joe Simril Howell, and Mrs. Thomas Lawler Word Jr. of Okolona, and the late Mr. Word.
Bradshaw, Jefferson Engagement
Charlie and Judy Bradshaw of West Point, are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Charlise Bradshaw, to Andreekous Jefferson, son of Charlene J. Gladney of Pheba, and Norman Jefferson of Hopewell.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Charlie Bradshaw of West Point and the late Mary Earl Bradshaw, and the late Brack and Willie Mae Swift.
Stephenson receives bridal shower
Bride-to-be Katy Stephenson was given a bridal shower Feb. 19, by Mr. and Mrs. Jason Gilliand and Jacie and Kadence. The room was decorated in daffodils, bells of Ireland, narcissus and an old fashioned bridal wreath. The flowers came from Doni Lucius, grandmother of the bride. Guest enjoyed sampling recipes that spanned three generations of family cooks. The food table was topped with a beautiful bride doll belonging to the bride-to-be. Pictured are,(from left) Laurie Stephenson, Katy Stephenson, Doni Lucius, and seated is Wilma Wright.
Beckner, Dempsey Wedding
Arlis and Cheryl O'Brian of West Point, are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Mindi Dempsey, to Brian Beckner, son of Sonya and Larry Forrester of West Point and the late Brian Beckner.
The bride is the granddaughter of Mimi Mays of Altamount, Ill., and the late Garry Mays.
She received military training at Camp Shelby.
She is currently employed with Car Mart of Columbus.
The groom is the grandson of Judy Calhoun of Calif.
He is a graduate of West Point High School.
McGlohn, Ezzell Engagement
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Russell McGlohn of Birmingham, Ala., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Robyn Shurlds McGlohn to Thomas Cory Ezzell, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Robert Moon, Sr. of Spartanburg, S.C., and Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Wayne Ezzell of Pacolet, S.C.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. Albert Maury Shurlds, Sr. of Maben, and the late Mrs. Mildred Freeman Shurlds, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lee McGlohn of West Point.