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Corrections – 07/15/15

A sentence in the July 8 article “Loyal subscriber celebrates 90th birthday” about Clara Collum Keller should have read, “Keller, who has subscribed to the Progress-Times since about 1942 and still receives it, may be the newspaper’s longest continuous subscriber.” … Read more

Stay cool during the hot summer

From Press Reports

Mississippi summers are hot and high temperatures can cause problems with air conditioning units and may result in higher than normal utility bills. BBB has advice for how you can stay cool during the hot weather.

“Air … Read more

Legislative leader tries to scare voters

By Patsy R. Brumfield
Communications Director
Better Schools, Better Jobs

JACKSON — Supporters of the 42 For Better Schools campaign on July 7 called state Rep. Herb Frierson’s threats to slash state budgets if Initiative 42 passes the lowest, most … Read more

McAnally to perform at MSU

From Press Reports

Mac McAnally, seven-time Country Music Association musician of the year, will perform Sept. 10 at Mississippi State.

The former Tishomingo County resident’s 7:30 p.m. concert in Lee Hall’s Bettersworth Auditorium is being sponsored by the university’s College … Read more

Legals – 07/15/15

SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, Robert Daniels and Sundra Daniels executed a Deed of Trust to Jimmy Maddox and wife, Marilyn C. Maddox as beneficiary, with Hugh Gibson as Trustee, which Deed of Trust is dated June 6, 2003 … Read more

Obituaries – 07/15/15

Paul Kenneth Johnson
July 11, 2015
Graveside services for Paul Kenneth Johnson, 75, of Winona were July 11, 2015, at Greensboro Cemetery with the Rev. Willy Weddle officiating.

He was born March 29, 1940, to the late Jasper Edward and … Read more