Saint’s Alive enjoy gospel music performance

Saint’s Alive, a ministry of First Baptist Church, Rayville, met on Monday, March 26, at the First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.

President Helen Diamond welcomed everyone. Prayer requests were voiced. We were so happy to have Woody and Helen Netherland visiting with us. Anyone 55 years and older is welcome to visit.

 If after you visit and you would like to join up, the membership fee is $10.

We would like to welcome a new Saint that joined, Frances Frey.

Police Report

The Rayville Police Department made the following arrests for the week of April 2-8.

• Cher Booker, 36, 27 Booker Road, Rayville;  theft greater than $300 and less than $500, no insurance, driving under suspension and running a stop sign.

• Christy Thomas, 36, 207 Meadowlark St., Rayville;  driving under suspension, no insurance and switched license plate.

Police Report

The Rayville Police Department made the following arrests for the week of March 26 through April 1.

• Steve Johns, 37, 1304 Hwy 869, Winnsboro; loitering and vagrancy.

• Chazmon Reynolds, 18, 1001 Maple St., Bastrop;  resisting an officer.

• Derrick Reynolds, 41, 106 Gustavia St., Rayville;  damage to  property greater than $100 and disturbing the peace.

• Lavelle Wilson, 53, 210 Acel St., Rayville;  improper telephone usage.

RHS players earn state honors

A number of Rayville players have been named to this year’s LSWA Class 2A All State Teams.

Mylik Wilson was named to the boy’s first team and was named outstanding player and Nashaun Ellis was named to the second team.

In addition Rayville’s Damon West was named couch of the year.

Meanwhile Rayville girl’s team members earning honorable mentions on the all state team are Tashunna Neal and T’Kira Fuller.

Delhi native earns honors at Hinds

Chelsey Ford of Delhi is among those named as Hinds Community College President’s Scholars for the Fall 2017 semester.

President’s Scholars are those with a cumulative 4.0 grade point average.

As Mississippi’s largest community college, Hinds Community College is a comprehensive institution offering quality, affordable educational opportunities with academic programs of study leading to seamless university transfer and career and technical programs teaching job-ready skills. With six locations in central Mississippi, Hinds enrolls about 12,000 students each fall semester.


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