Eupora Elementary School thanks the Eupora Rotary Club for the dictionaries third-graders received. Club President David Dabbs presents and passes out the dictionaries. … Read more
From Press Reports
Twenty million people have died from smoking-related illnesses since 1964, when the first U.S. surgeon general’s report on smoking and health was released. Of those 20 million that died, 2.5 million died from exposure to secondhand smoke. … Read more
‘Evening in Mantee’
An “Evening in Mantee” begins at 5 p.m. Oct. 18 in the old Silly Whispers building/fire station.
The Tracemen Quartet will perform; and soup, chili and dessert will be available. Donations will be accepted at the door.… Read more
From Press & Stuff Reports
K. Lynn Berry of Atlanta, program manager for National Heritage Areas in the National Park Service’s Southeast Region, has presented the Mississippi Hills National Heritage Area with a letter of official approval by the Interior … Read more
By Ray Iglay
Wildlife Biologist MSU
Driving along Mississippi highways is always best when the surrounding landscapes capture the driver’s imagination. Our road systems serve as scenic byways showcasing nature’s beauty.
On a recent road trip, the natural beauty of … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
“The Exploring Ways to Use Our Minds Efficiently” website points out that developing a vocabulary is one of the most overlooked ways to improve our lives.
The website brought out … Read more
By Sandra Dalton
On Oct. 1, the Local Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi met in the Mathiston Library.
President Sue Cooper welcomed everyone and introduced Maury Shurlds to give our devotion.
Mr. Shurlds gave an inspiring devotion for retirees on … Read more
Mississippians who are victims of domestic violence can now receive additional relief to help them flee from violent homes and dangerous situations.
A new Public Service Commission rule that requires utilities to postpone collecting initial deposits for 60 days for … Read more
THURSDAY, OCT. 16
6 p.m. — Water Valley at Choctaw County
Junior College Football
6:30 p.m. — East Mississippi at Northwest Mississippi
6:30 p.m. — Pearl River at Northeast Mississippi
FRIDAY, OCT. 17
Prep Football… Read more
75 Years Ago:
Oct. 19, 1939
Highway 82 Now Completed
Highway 82 was thrown open to traffic yesterday between Kilmichael and Winona by action of the state Highway Department.
Residents of the two towns held dedicatory exercises celebrating the completion … Read more