Associated Press Mississippi Daybook for Tuesday, Aug. 12
Aug. 12. NARFE MEETING — U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., to speak meeting of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association. 11:30 a.m. Location: Toney's Restaurant, 1903 Mission 66 in Vicksburg. Contact: Stephanie Booker at 601-866-9003.
Aug. 12. COURTS — State Court of Appeals to hand down decisions. 1:30 p.m. Contact: Beverly Kraft at 601-576-4637.
Aug. 12. GRACELAND TWO — Graceland Too and the City of Holly Springs will honor the late Paul MacLeod in an all-day memorial and celebration event. Noon-7 p.m. Graceland Too open for tours and at 8 p.m. a Paul MacLeod Celebration Event will occur at the Multi-Purpose Building in Holly Springs. At 10:30 p.m., a candlelight vigil at Graceland Too. Contact: Phillip K. Knecht at 662-252-7590 or 901-355-8891 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Aug. 13. HEALTH CENTER — New Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center to be named for U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss. 10 a.m. Location: Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center, Woodrow Wilson Clinic at 514 A-B East Woodrow Wilson Dr. in Jackson. Contact: Stephanie Booker at 601-866-9003.
Aug. 14. COURTS — Mississippi Supreme Court to hand down decisions. 1:30 p.m. Contact: Beverly Kraft at 601-576-4637.
Aug. 14. QUALITY OF LIFE FORUM — American Cancer Society to host Patient Quality of Life Forum. Speakers to include Drs. Rick Boyte and Sharon Douglas with the University of Mississippi School of Medicine and Dr. James Rish with the Mississippi State Medical Association. 3 p.m.-5 p.m. Location: Hilton Hotel at 1001 East County Line Road in Jackson. Contact: Rhonda Mendez at 985-966-5722 or 800-227-2345.
Aug. 14. BASEBALL BANQUET — U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., to speak at the Itta Bena Recreation League Annual Baseball Banquet. 6 p.m. Location: LCT Brazil Center, 600 Martin Luther King Blvd. in Itta Bena. Contact: Stephanie Booker at 601-866-9003.