News

Thank You!

September 5, 2019 — Union Grove M.B. Church’s Youth Pastor and members brought goody bags to Delta Manor for the residents to enjoy. Goody bags included candy and socks and were appreciated by all!

Bible Study

September 5, 2019 — Residents attended Sunrise Church Bible Study this month. The pastor had their attention with his discussion and questions. Juanita G. even got a piano lesson from Minister Byrd, something she said she had always wanted to try!

Success Story

September 5, 2019 — Chris Johnson, a 9 year old from Clarksdale, visited Delta Manor to share his inspirational story with staff and residents. A few years ago, Chris was struck by a car and was hospitalized in Lebonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis for 10months and in Jackson for 10 months. The doctors told his parents that Chris would... Read More

Blues Museum

September 5, 2019 — Residents of Delta Manor had an exciting time and the city’s annual Blues Festival. They were surrounded by music and many food booths. They also visited Clarksdale’s Blues Museum, where they learned interesting facts about the history of the genre.

Anthony R.

September 5, 2019 — Staff and residents gathered around to sign decorative rocks and share a memory in honor of one of our beloved residents, Anthony R., who was a resident of Delta Manor for 36 years. He was loved and will surely be missed by all. Residents Wayne C., Jeremy B., and Calvin Mc. with staff Erma Mason,... Read More

Back to School

September 5, 2019 — Our school children are ready to go back to school! They all enjoyed the Back to School Rally, which was held the day before school started so that everyone would be excited for school the next morning. The children received new backpacks and some supplies, while other residents received tablets and a pen or pencil.... Read More

Celebrate Friendship Day

July 31, 2019 — In 1935 the first Sunday of August was proclaimed the first annual Friendship Day. This year Friendship Day falls on Sunday, August 4th. The celebration of Friendship Day has became an annual event in the United Sates. Over the years this tradition spread to other countries and they also started celebrating this day with much... Read More

August 25th is Banana Split Day!

July 31, 2019 — When you think classical American dessert, banana split would likely make the top five of anyone’s list! On August 25th, we celebrate the creation of this delicious hot and cold treat with National Banana Split Day. In 1904 a 23-year-old David Evans Strickler made his mark on history by inventing the banana split! This dessert... Read More

Captain D’s

July 31, 2019 — QIDP Brenda Hurd treated one of her residents to Captain D’s for supper in Cleveland, MS. Juantita G. said that she really enjoyed the outing and cannot wait until the next one!

Camp Rainbow

July 31, 2019 — July 1st-5th, 2019, residents from Delta Manor attended Camp Rainbow at Camp Lake Stephens in Oxford, MS. Loyd H., Floyd H., Parrish B., Calvin Mc., and Chris H. all went to camp. Parrish B. was even able to see one of his old teachers from over 20 years ago, as she was a volunteer at... Read More