Local student enjoys view of capital

From Press Reports Hundreds of students in Mississippi and thousands of students across the nation compete each year for the opportunity to win the trip of a lifetime. The Electric Cooperative Youth Tour is supported locally by 4-County Electric Power…

Sports Briefs

EMCC Lions earn preseason No 1 ranking From combined reports For the fourth time in the last five years, East Mississippi Community College will kick off the upcoming football season as the nation’s No. 1 team in the National Junior…

Local sales tax collections released

From Staff Reports Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect June sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for local municipalities. MDR collects 81.5 percent of the 7 percent sales tax from municipalities and distributes the remaining 18.5 percent…