# Vicksburg K of C - Council 898 ## The oldest continually operating council in Mississippi Council 898 is based in Vicksburg, Mississippi but we serve many other communities. Founded May 15, 1904, council 898 is the oldest continually operating council in Mississippi The council meets every Tuesday at 7:30 PM to pray the rosary together. Business meetings are held afterwards on the first and third Tuesday of the month at 8:00 PM . The fourth degree knights meet on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM. If there is a fifth Tuesday, then that day is reserved for a social event open to all. Visit our [Facebook Page](https://www.facebook.com/kc898 "https://www.facebook.com/kc898") for photos of our events. ## News and Upcoming events * December 2 Meals on Wheels * December 5 7:30pm Rosary * December 5 8pm Business Meeting * December 12 7:30pm Rosary * December 12 8pm Business Meeting * December 14 6pm Ladies Auxiliary Social * December 15 [Catholic Citizenship Essay](citizenship-essay.html) contest, [Keep Christ in Christmas](Christmas-contest.html) contest, and [Substance Abuse Poster](poster-contest.html) conest entries due * December 17 Ladies Auxiliary Childens Christmas Party * December 19 7pm 4th Degree Meeting * December 19 7:30pm Rosary * December 19 8pm Business Meeting * January 6 ~8:30am - 11am Meals on Wheels * January 9 7:30pm Rosary * January 9 8pm Business Meeting * January 11 6pm Ladies' Auxiliary Meeting * January 16 7pm 4th Degree Meeting * January 16 7:30pm Rosary * January 16 8pm Business Meeting * January 23 7:30pm Rosary * January 23 8pm Business Meeting * January 30 7pm Fifth Tuesday * February 24-25 KofC Bowling Tournament - Natchez Please see our [Calendar](calendar.html) for more