My events


Every Third Saturday

CHOCTAW CO. GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY, 10 a.m., Choctaw County Public Library, Butler.


Every Fourth Saturday

MEETING, VFW Post 5848 and Auxiliary, Shiloh CME Church, 1 p.m.


Every Second Monday

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP meeting, Choctaw General Hospital, 1 p.m.


Every Second Tuesday

MEETING, American Legion Post 81, Choctaw General Hospital, Room B, 1 p.m. for VFW, 2 p.m. for Post 81.


Every Second Thursday

CHOCTAW PAWS meeting, Hardee’s in Butler; 5:30 p.m. ‘Chow Down’ from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m., percentage of food sales to go to Choctaw PAWS.


Every Monday

CELBRATE RECOVERY, First Baptist Church, Jackson, Christ-centered, 12 step recovery program for anyone with hurts, habits, hang-ups, pain, or addictions of any kind. Childcare provided.


through Wed., Apr. 17th

REVIVAL, Paradise Missionary Baptist Church, 7 p.m. nightly, guest speaker: Rev. Willie D. Burton.


through Thurs., Apr. 25th

REVIVAL, Gin Creek Missionary Baptist Church, Gilbertown, 7:30 p.m. nightly, different speaker each night.


Wed., Apr. 24th through Fri., Apr. 26th

REVIVAL, Rockbar Baptist Church, Coffeeville, 7 p.m. nightly, guest speaker: Min. Larry McLaurin.


Friday, April 26th

SURVIVOR’S DINNER, Relay for Life, Butler Civic Center, 6 p.m., if you plan to attend please call Linda at 209-381-6959, no later than April 15th.

BOOK SIGNING, Dawn Whittington Carr, author, will be at the Butler library, 5 p.m., books may be purchased for $7.


Saturday, April 27th

CLASS REUNION, SCHS class of 1954, D-Docks, Silas, 11 a.m.

ANNUAL FUNDRAISER, for Opine-Tallahatta Springs VFD, Thomasville, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., $500 visa gift card to be given away, Live singing with multiple singers, slide for kids, food, and door prizes. For more info call, Doris Agee 334-636-2567.

SENIOR EMPOWERMENT WORKSHOP, Butler Civic Center, Butler, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., Discussing insurance, wills, housing, medication and more, Lunch and snacks will be provided.

5K/1 MILE FUN RUN, hosted by Opine Tallahatta Springs VFD, at Elam Baptist Church, contact Angelique and Chuck Kane at 334-357-3281 or Doris and Harold Agee 334-636-2567.


Sunday, April 28th


WOMEN’S DAY PROGRAM, John the Baptist Church, Halsell, 2 p.m., guest speaker: Min. Aouida Halsell Ray.

MISSIONARY PROGRAM, Little Walker CME Church, 2 p.m., Guest speaker: Rev. C.L. Franklin

COLORAMA, Rockbar Baptist Church, Coffeeville, 2:30 p.m., guest speaker: Min. Larry McLaurin.

MEN AND WOMEN’S DAY, Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church, Jachin, 2:30 p.m., Guest speaker: Rev. Calvin Finch.

MEMORIAL DAY, Gilfield Missionary Baptist Church, 2:30 p.m., guest speaker: Rev. Richard Hood.

14TH PASTOR’S ANNIVERSARY, honoring Pastor Tim Pearson Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, 11 a.m.

“Look Where He Brought Me From”, Halsell Church of God, 2:30 p.m., Guest speaker: Rev. James McDonald.

Monday, April 29th

OVERCOMERS, will be at Bethlehem Holiness Church, 7:30 p.m., refreshments will be served. For more info contact Pastor Michael Boutwell at 601-776-3999.


Saturday, May 4th

AUTO, ARTIFACT, ARTS/CRAFTS SHOW, Choctaw Co. Historical Museum, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

BENEFIT YARD SALE, and dinners for Reginald Harbin, Jr., West Alabama Bank, Butler, 3 p.m., Fish and spaghetti dinners will be sold.

2019 COLOR RUN, Registration 7 a.m., Choctaw County Historical Museum, Gilbertown, Starting time 8 a.m., T-Shirts gauranteed for those registered by April 19th, then while supplies last. Registration $30 per adult, $15 per child (12 and under). Fore more info call Extension Office at 205-459-2133.

Sunday, May 5th

MEMORIAL DAY/CHURCH ANNIVERSARY, Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Butler, 2:30 p.m., Guest speaker: Rev. Robert Deas.

MEN’S DAY, Wahalak Missionary Baptist Church, 2:30 p.m., Guest speaker: Rev. Michael Barton.

YOUTH DAY, New Rock Baptist Church, 2:30 p.m., guest speaker: Bishop Theodore.

102ND CHURCH ANNIVERSARY, Shiloh Baptist Church, 2:15 p.m., special guest, Pastor David Lewis.


Mon., May 6th through Fri., May 10th

SPRING REVIVAL, New Rock Baptist Church, 7:30 p.m. nightly, Evangelist: Rev. Clayton Davis, Jr.

Saturday, May 11th

ANNIVERSARY, Silvertones, Shady Grove Baptist Church, Silas, 6:30 p.m.

Sunday, May 12th

ANNIVERSARY, Silvertones, Shady Grove Baptist Church, Silas, 2 p.m.

MEMORIAL SERVICE, Camp Springs Methodist Protestant Church, 10:45 a.m., guest speaker: J.D. Neal, Bring a lunch.

Wednesday, May 15th

HOME GARDEN LUNCH AND LEARN, hosted by Extension Office, Washington County Library, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m., Discussing butterfly gardens, Bring a sack lunch.