Many turn out for birthday celebration

TERRY HARPOLE
Paul Crowley, Shurlds’ neighbor and county supervisor, greets him.

By Terry Harpole

A large crowd came to Maben United Methodist Church on Jan. 16 to help Albert Maury Shurlds Sr. celebrate his 90th birthday.

This was a surprise party for Maury after months of planning by his children, their … Read more

Cancer screening is a ‘no-brainer’

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By Linda Breazeale
MSU Ag Communications

STARKVILLE, Miss. — When is knowing about a family history of colorectal cancer a good thing?

Clark Roman of Starkville said knowing his family’s increased incidence of colon cancer prompted him to have regular … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/27/2016

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 27
College Basketball
6 p.m. — Auburn at Ole Miss

THURSDAY, JAN. 28
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Hebron Christian at Kemper Academy
Junior College Basketball
5:30/7:30 p.m. — EMCC at Northeast Mississippi
5:30/7:30 p.m. — East Central … Read more