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n The following people were arrested on felony charges during a 24-hour period ending at 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Lee County-Tupelo Adult Jail
- Shakonda L. Gilliard, 20, of 1612 N. Madison St., Tupelo, was charged with credit card fraud. Bond has not been set.
Verona City Jail
- No felony arrests were reported.
n The following reports were filed Monday with the Tupelo Police Department and the Lee County Sheriff's Department.
n A Franklin Street resident reported simple assault on Van Street.
n Busylad Rent-All Inc. of Robert E. Lee Drive reported stolen checks.
n Kennedy Transport and Storage of Crossover Road reported the theft of clothing.
n Sno Biz Shaved Ice of Cliff Gookin Boulevard reported a break-in.
n Wal-Mart Supercenter of North Gloster Street reported simple assault and shoplifting of $118.
n Economy Inn of North Gloster Street reported damage done to a window.
n A Tupelo resident reported the theft of a 1998 Toyota Camry hubcap at McRaes on Barnes Crossing Road.
n A Sequoia Circle resident reported the theft of a mountain bike from Pemberton Avenue.
n A West Garrison resident reported damage done to a 2001 Infinity Q45 on Monterey Drive.
n A Nettleton resident reported damage done to a 1993 Pontiac Grand Am on Highway 145.
n A Tupelo resident reported trespassing at her residence.
n A County Road 1149 resident reported damage done to his vehicle on Highway 6.
n A Burleson Trace Park resident reported assault at her residence.
n A Tupelo resident reported damage done to his home.
Anyone with information on any of these crimes is urged to call the Tupelo Police Department at 841-6491, the Lee County Sheriff's Department at 841-9041, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-773-TIPS.
The Tupelo Luncheon Civitans will not meet Thursday.
The North Mississippi Medical Center Home Health Agency is looking for volunteers who would like to work with Hospice. A training seminar will be at 8:30 a.m. Thursday in Room 21 of the NMMC Education Center East Tower at the medical center. Volunteer duties consist of running errands, providing companionship and other tasks. They have no direct patient care responsibilities. For more information, call toll free (800) 843-3375.
MAGC will host Family Night from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at the Tupelo Furniture Market-Mississippi Hall D. For more information, call Phyllis Mabowitz at 841-7382.
The William Barksdale Camp of the Sons of the Confederate Veterans will hold their monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Landmark Hotel in Columbus. Carolyn Kent, president of the Tennessee Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, will speak on current issues regarding the Confederate battle flag and its historical significance. A buffet meal will be available for $8 per person. To make reservations, call Camp Commander Jerry Franks at 329-2719 or Camp Adjutant Bland Campbell at 328-6010.
Next of Kin, formerly The New Beginnings of Baldwyn, will be singing at 1 p.m. Sunday at Friendship Park in Mantachie. The all-day event, which begins at 9 a.m., will feature singing, arts and crafts, auction, food and fun.
Senior citizens will be able to take part in Senior Day activities on Monday at Parisians at the Mall of Barnes Crossing. Activities, such as refreshments and bingo, will be from 9 a.m. to noon and there will be door prizes.
Customers 50 years old or older can register to be a member of Parisian senior club and receive a discount on their purchases when shopping on senior days, which will be offered once a month. For more information call (662)690-3200.
The 31st Infantry (Dixie) Division will looking for all men who served in the 31st during World War II, Korea and peace time. The 31st has an office in Jackson and a yearly reunion. For more information, write Gene Clement, 67 E. Marion St.., Pontotoc, MS 38863; or call 489-2944 after 5 p.m.