A wise, old black man walked into the Journal office a couple years back. He didn’t stay long, but what he had to say really stuck with me. I didn’t recognize him at first with his long beard and he … Read more
By Terry Harpole
For The WPT
MABEN — In the last few weeks, the people of Maben have adjusted to, or learned to cope with, West Oktibbeha County High School being closed to accommodate the consolidation with the Starkville city … Read more
9:50 a.m., dispute, Fulton Street; Mathiston PD responds.
12:35 p.m., medical, Fulton Street; EMS, Mathiston EMRs, Mathiston PD respond.
3:31 p.m., medical, Medical Plaza; EMS responds.
5:46 p.m., fender bender, Hwy. 82; Mathiston PD responds.
6:47 p.m., fight … Read more
By Gwen Sisson
Children will learn that God has the power to provide, comfort, heal, forgive and love us forever at Everest Vacation Bible School, according to VBS Director Charla Boatman.
“I love the theme this year, ‘Everest: … Read more
By Nancy Dandridge Patterson
I simply cannot wait for Nell Harper Lee’s book “Go Set a Watchman” to be released July 14. I ordered an advance copy long ago. I have two special reasons to be so anxious to read … Read more