By NEMS Daily Journal

Pair of ice skating sessions open today
The BancorpSouth Arena will offer ice skating sessions at 1 and 4 p.m. today.
Sessions are scheduled for the same times on Sunday and Monday. The cost is $7/at the door. No hockey equipment is allowed.
Call (662) 841-6573. A complete schedule of sessions is available on Page 2C, or visit

Dunn museum’s Rich Toys on display one more day
Today is the last chance to catch the Rich Toys exhibit at the Oren Dunn City Museum at Tupelo’s Ballard Park.
The exhibit features antique toys made by a company in Tupelo. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the entry fees are $3/adults, $2/seniors and $1.50/3-12. Call (662) 841-6438, or visit

Southern Comfort plans show for New Year’s Day
The Southern Comfort Show, featuring Round Up and Revelations, will be 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday.
The free concert will take place at old Liberty School, four miles down Liberty Road behind Liberty Church. Find out more by calling (662) 534-5224.

2011 Quilt Show set to open on Tuesday
The 2011 Quilt Show at Amory Regional Museum will open on Tuesday.
To offer a quilt for display, call (662) 256-2761. The exhibit will be open until April 15. There’s no admission charge.

Get bluegrass and peas at association’s party
The Northeast Mississippi Bluegrass Association will host a New Year’s Day bluegrass and black-eyed peas party.
The event will be 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Booneville Hardware building downtown.
It’s free, but donations will be accepted. Several bluegrass bands are scheduled to perform. Call (662) 728-7163.

Post Office exhibit will shut down soon
The Tippah County Historical Museum in Ripley will feature a Post Office exhibit until Friday.
Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There’s no admission charge. Call (662) 512-0099.
Daily Journal reports

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