Category: Opinion

Letter to the Editor

Don’t Wait to Lose the Weight By Cheryl W. Glenn Why is it that many of us don’t recognize the need to lose weight until we get some disease like diabetes or high blood pressure or heart disease? This question…

The space for letters to the editor is for everyone

We publish all letters to the editor that are signed. We do this to give everyone a voice. All three of our newspapers welcome all points of view for publication and provides the Letters to the Editor page as an…

Letters to the Editor

Reaching out The Urban Wisdom Club is a nonprofit organization based out of Louisville, Mississippi. We are seeking to reach out to young males ages 5-18 in an attempt to guide them, team them humility, and update them on the…

Letters to the Editor

Mississippi No. One in Forestry Apparently as part of some kind of promotion one can buy at ones local Tax Assessors office, a licenses plate that says this very thing, “Mississippi No. One in Forestry.” On its surface this sounds…

Keeping up with the Community

Asked where I heard something, I replied, “It was in the newspaper.” With that answer I quickly realized we at the newspaper are the best way for anyone to follow our communities. This newspaper brings the births, weddings and obituaries…

Truex’s Topics

Question of culture Oh, how delicately we must tiptoe through the racial and cultural environment we find ourselves in today. There are so many topics to discuss but the norms of political correctness precludes many of them from free and…

Letters to the Editor

Rambling with Mrs. Arlene Praise the Lord everyone.  I apologize one more time for being absent from the paper for several weeks.  My granddaughter, Emerald Barrett, types the article and e-mails it to the paper and puts it on Facebook. …

Truex Topics

Prognosis is Poor You’ve been diagnosed as having a tumor on the brain. It’s not cancerous but it is enlarging and if it’s not removed, it will kill you. This has been confirmed by two Radiologists after a serious of…

Letter to Editor

Either or Or Hopefully anyone who reads this newspaper regularly will accept that I have a firm belief in the 1st amendment of press, speech, religion, assembly, etc. Further that I accept as my personal creed the dictate that we…

Letters to editor

Some thoughts on now and 1967 In a recent letter, Mr. Onzie Glenn questioned whether there might be some hidden diabolical plot on the part of the College Board of Mississippi to cause our black colleges and universities to remain…