Editorial Roundup – 12/02/2015

Commissary prices are rip-off

Is it not enough punishment for serious lawbreakers in Mississippi to lose their freedom? Does the state also have to rip them off by allowing vendors to charge exorbitant prices for snacks, toiletries and phone calls?… Read more

County Christmas parades upcoming

From Staff Reports

Christmas parades in Webster County will kick off Saturday with Eupora’s, which will conclude a full day of Christmas Market activities.

The Rotary Club-sponsored Eupora Christmas Parade begins at 5 p.m. and shares the Christmas Market theme … Read more

Mini-cheer camp set for Monday in Scooba

From School reports

SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College will hold a mini-cheer camp for all school-aged children on Monday, Dec. 7, on the Scooba campus.

Open to girls and boys from ages 5-18, EMCC’s upcoming mini-cheer camp will be … Read more

Donations sought for veterans cemetery bell tower

Area veterans and local citizens are proud to make the announcement that there will soon be a state veterans cemetery located at Kilmichael.

Construction of the North Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery has already begun on a 50-acre site with completion … Read more