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Entries for August 2019

Letter to the Parishioners / Carta a los Parroquianos
Letter to the Parishioners of St. Francis of Assisi Church  Carta a los Parroquianos de la Iglesia de san Francisco de Asís 

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Labor Day - Parish Office & School Closed
The Parish Offices and School of St. Francis will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2019..  

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The Next Bingo!

Posted on August 23, 2019 in: General News

The Next Bingo!
The next Bingo will be held on Wednesday, September 4 th , beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the School cafeteria. It is sponsored by the Mardi Gras Ball committee and the proceeds help defray the costs for the next ball, which is planned for February 2020.

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For parents who are grieving the loss of a child . . .
Each Tuesday evening, at 6:00 p.m. at Locus Benedictus, a group of people meet who are grieving the loss of a child.  Anyone who has lost a child or grandchild is invited and welcome to attend this prayerful and gentle gathering of people of hope in the Lord. If you or someone you know would benefit from such a support group, please attend yourself or recommend this to a parent or grandchild you know is grieving. 

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Sunday Mardi Gras Raffle / Rifa de 50-50
Beginning today, Sunday, August 4th, the Mardi Gras Committee will be sponsoring a raffle after the Masses on Sunday.  Donations for a ticket are $1.00 each.  The proceeds benefit the committee’s preparations for the next St. Francis Mardi Gras Ball in February 2020.  Thank you for your support! ~~~~~~~~~ Rifa de 50-50 La parroquia patrocina a una Rifa de 50-50 que se lleva a cabo a las puertas de la entrada de la iglesia al final de la misa dominical.  El costo de cada boleto es $1.00.  Su donativo aumenta al mantenimiento de nuestra...

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Primary Election Day - Tuesday, August 6th!
Every adult, 18+ years old, is encouraged to vote in the State of Mississippi Primary Election on Tuesday, August 6th.  If you’re not registered yet, you are encouraged to do so and to exercise your right to vote.  For your ballot, you must choose either Republican or Democrat Party.  If you haven’t registered yet or don’t yet To find out how to register or where your voting precinct is, please call the Circuit Clerk, Elmer Stockstill at 662-453-1435. This is for Greenwood and Leflore County

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