05/01/08 Get-out briefs.nep

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Kelly Kenney and the rest of the crowd watch the most exciting two minutes in sports during a Derby Day Party benefiting the Regional Rehabilitation Center. The 10th annual event, which celebrates the Kentucky Derby, will be 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday at 419, 425 and 429 Robins St., Tupelo. There will food, drinks, music and dancing, as well as a hat contest. People can use Derby Dollars to bet on the race and take part in an auction to benefit Regional Rehab. Tickets are $30/per person, $225/table of eight and $400/table of eight with unlimited beverages. Call (662) 842-1891.


Hed: Phantoms will battle the Mudcats

The Florence Phantoms will travel from South Carolina to take on the Mississippi Mudcats in arena football.

The game at the BancorpSouth Arena will start at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Tickets are $7, $10, $15 and $25 plus service charge at the box office, www.bcsarena.com or (662) 841-6528.

Hed: Group to demonstrate pioneer living

The Tombigbee Pioneer Group will demonstrate crafts at the Natchez Trace Parkway Visitors Center.

From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, volunteers will show the crafts and the tools that made life possible on the pioneer.

It’s free. Call (662) 680-4027.


Hed: Show choir ready to show off

High Voltage, Itawamba Agricultural High School’s show choir, will deliver an energetic mix of singing and dancing.

The spring concert will be 6 p.m. Monday at the ICC Fine Arts Building in Fulton. Tickets are $5/adults and $3/children under 12. Get the facts by calling (662) 322-8225.

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