Daily Tidbit for Tuesday: Celebrating birthdays today are Steven Barbieri, David Havens, John Jenkins, Raymond Cole and John Andrew Agostinelli…happy birthday John Andrew, Raymond, John, David and Steven!
The latest Lower Mississippi River Dispatchis online this morning in our featured stories above…check it out to keep up with the latest from John Ruskey and the Mighty Quapaws as they paddle the streams and rivers of the Delta. Also online today are your weekly horticulture tips from the Coahoma County Extension Office…the rain should hold off today and tomorrow, so it will be a great chance to spend some time getting your yard and garden into shape.
This evening at the Carnegie Public Library professional storyteller and Clarksdale native B.J. Abraham will present a special performance about the Titanic…refreshments will be served at 5:00, and the performance will begin at 5:30. For more information call the library at (662) 624-4461.
Also this evening, the Clarksadle/Coahoma County Chamber of Commerce and Mississippi Development Authority present “The Customer Connection: Understanding the Importance of Effective Customer Service,” a two-night program tonight and Wednesday at 5:30 pm. at Stone Pony Pizza, 226 Delta Avenue. Registration is free for chamber members; call Tana Vassel at (662) 627-7337 for more information.
The annual Hoss Bennett Athletic Awards will be presented tonight starting at 6:00 at the Family Life Center at Oakhurst Baptist Church…tickets are $10.00, and student athletes from all four area high schools will be honored. The guest speaker will be Coahoma Community College President Valmadge Towner, and The Clarksdale Press-Register’s own Larry Liddell will be the master of ceremonies.
Beginning tomorrow and running through Sunday, Pleasant Valley Church at 324 Washington Ave. will host its annual Women’s Conference…they will have several respected guest speakers, and the public is invited. For more information, call the church at (662) 624-2061.
Thursday, Community Book Talks returns to the Cutrer Mansion with guest author Ace Atkins…click here for more information, or call Sarah Ruskey at (662) 624-4461 or Jen Waller at (662) 645-3555.
A 4-week introduction to the styles and principles of yoga will be presented in the dining room of Northwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center, Thursdays during April. Bring your own mat and get there early to reserve your space; classes start at 6:00 p.m. every Thursday. For more information contact Dianne Mitchell at (662) 624-3522.
AARP and Clarksdale Clean-Up need volunteers to participate in a cleanup April 24th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Participants are asked to meet at the SLA Jones Community Center, 500 Indiana Ave.