Rep. Hood addresses retired educators

By Sandra Dalton


The local Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi met Aug. 7 in the Mathiston Library.

President Sue Cooper called the meeting to order by welcoming all members old and news. Peggy Palmer gave an inspiring devotion on obedience to God.

Martha Sullivan introduced the guest speaker, Rep. Joey Hood, who gave an informative report on issues passed or discussed in the past legislative session. These included different school issues, Medicaid, gun laws and driver’s license rules, and he answered many more questions he was asked.

Our next meeting will be Oct. 2 at the Mathiston Library at 1 p.m. Please come, attend and join.