Eastern Star sets benefit


The Order of the Eastern Star Quitman Chapter 695 will be hosting a soups, beans and cornbread fundraiser Friday, Sept. 9 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Flora Masonic Lodge on Hwy. 37 just south of downtown Quitman.

The event will benefit the 100-year celebration of the order which will be in October. Tickets are $7 in advance or pay at the door. 

There will also be free local delivery. For information or tickets email Quitman100Celebrate@gmail.com.