Opinion

Rep. Hood gives legislative update

Rep. Joey Hood

The Mississippi House of Representatives convened on January 5, 2016. Philip Gunn was re-elected Speaker of the Mississippi House of Representatives without opposition. During the month of January, the House addressed two (2) election contests that were … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 02/10/2016

How the polls get it wrong
John Kasich, Jeb Bush and Chris Christie may not be out of it yet in the crowded race for the Republican presidential nomination.

Despite the low showings in the public opinion polls for the … Read more

Be a slave to righteousness, not sin

From Liberty UMC

Once again we bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church. Our pastor, the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor, brought us another one of her many strong messages.

The title was “It Is What It Is” taken from the … Read more

FUMC begins Lent with Ash Wednesday service

From Church Reports
 
First United Methodist Church extends an invitation to an “Ash Wednesday Service” on Feb. 10 at 6:30 p.m. in the sanctuary.
 
This service marks the beginning of “Lent,” which is a time of spiritual preparation … Read more

Allow God to fight your battles for you

From Liberty UMC

We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral guidance of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor.

During the fourth Sunday in January worship service, the message came from 1st Samuel 17:14-48 titled “I Know Who … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 01/27/2016

Eaton a victim of ‘home cooking’

It was clear from the start that the Republicans in the state House of Representatives were going to figure out a way to overturn an election in east Mississippi that kept them one vote … Read more

Beware of wolves in sheep’s clothing

From Liberty UMC

Liberty United Methodist Church brings you greetings from the pastor, the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor, and church family.

The third Sunday in January began with an increase in Sunday school attendance. Praise be to God! Worship service began … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 01/20/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I have another quiz of a variety of vocabulary-building words for you in this week’s Vaughan’s Vocabulary. See how well you do. … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 01/20/2016

A new dream

I originally desired to publish a tribute to Dr. King. Unsure how to express myself, I began to ask other young men close to me and new acquaintances what Dr. King’s legacy meant to them right now.… Read more