Food Give-Away is SaturdayBy SPECIAL TO THE PRESS REGISTER,
Friendship AME Church will host a Drive-Thru Food Give Away Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Baptist Church parking lot (1051 Walnut St.).
Rev. Gwendolyn Pitts said the event is being held in conjunction with Mid-South Food Bank and those seeking a food box will be required to present a photo ID to prove they are a Coahoma County resident.
Pitts said food distribution will begin promptly at 10 a.m. and asks people to please follow directions of volunteers as they line up.
There will be a limit of one box and milk per household and the public is asked to please wear a mask.