The Denton Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 140th year anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21.
Rev. Dr. LaVell Hendricks of the East Caney Baptist church in Hopkins County will be the featured speaker. The East Caney Choir will add their voices to that of the Denton Mass Choir for the services. The celebration will include a meal. For more details, see the Oct. 18 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.