LELAND — The Leland Chamber of Commerce will be hosting Cocktails and Candy Canes, a festive shopping event which will be held in the 100 block of East Third Street in Historic Downtown Leland, Friday, Nov. 8 from 5-8 p.m.
The 2019 Delta Veterans Stand Down is only a few days away, and organizers are seeking volunteers to assist at the event.
Gulf Coast Veterans Advocacy Council co-chairman Kenny Magee said while financial donations are welcomed and highly appreciated, they need food and volunteers to assist the veterans.
Delta Center Stage is getting ready to present another round of the Monuments on Main Street Greenville Cemetery Tour next week.
Historical researcher for the event Kathy Davis Day said these tours are a positive event that’s not only fun, but teaches locals about the city’s history.
The seventh annual Fire and Life Safety Festival is only a few days away for folks looking for something to do this weekend.
Taking place at Stein Mart Square, the festival is set to officially kick off at 10 a.m. But before people start learning smart safety tips, there will be a Stop, Drop and Run 5K race at 8 a.m.
The American Legion is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, and American Legion Post 32 Commander Steve Sweet said, “It’s not so much that we’ve been here 100 years, it’s what we’ve done for 100 years.”
The Magnolia State is under a statewide burn ban, and no one is sure when the end date could be.
At the request and advice of the Mississippi Forestry Commission (MFC), Gov. Phil Bryant on Wednesday signed a proclamation initiating the statewide burn ban until further notice.