Many turn out for birthday celebration

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…

Cancer screening is a ‘no-brainer’

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…

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…