Archive for April 2012

Post Office Cleanup

easter 2012 055The Taylorsville Garden Club provided pine straw for the National Honor Society students to refurbish the post office.  Over the Easter holidays, the students worked for three hours pulling weeds, trimming shrubbery,cutting limbs and mowing. 

Their sponsor, Mrs. Carolyn Palmer, furnished lunch for twenty three deserving kids. " We appreciate all the hard work that these students provided for their community", stated Dora Blakeney, President of the Taylorsville Garden Club. 




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National Day of Prayer

Please join us May 3rd  for National Day of Prayer at 12:00 noon at Town Hall in Taylorsville.  This year ‘s theme is ONE NATION UNDER GOD.

National Library Week

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Pictured left to right:  Jackie Jernigan, Children’s coordinator, Joyce Stringer, Librarian, Keith Moore, Author, Margie Harper, President of Friends of the Library


The Friends of the Library hosted a book signing with a local author during National Library Week. Dale "Keith" Moore wrote his first book entitled "The Day I Killed Sasquatch".  Friends and family members enjoyed Keith telling about his inspiration for the book.  Keith stated it took about eleven months to write the book and eleven months at the publisher.  National Library Week is observed April 8th thru 14th.  Please go by your local library and see what is available.  If you are interested in becoming a member of "Friends" give your name and phone number  to a staff member and someone will contact you.

Garden Club News

easter 2012 004The Taylorsville Garden Club members are making plans for a flower show.  The event will take place at the home of Mitch and Holly Blakeney on April 26th.  The public is invited from 3:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. to view the floral designs interpreting "The Best of Mississippi- Mississippi Icons". Mitch and Holly’s home is located at 10134 Hwy. 531 Taylorsville. 



Pictured left to right:  Holly Blakeney, Tammy Lobin, Rosalyn Glenn, & Shirley Moran, Flower Shop Chairman