Category: News

EMCC football program to be spotlighted again with ‘Last Chance U’ Season 2

SCOOBA – Season 2 of the award-winning Netflix documentary series “Last Chance U” about East Mississippi Community College’s championship football program will be released Friday, July 21 on the world’s leading internet television network. Directed and executively produced by Greg…

MSU urban forestry school offered

By Bonnie A. Coblentz MSU Extension Service   The Urban Forestry Summer School on July 28 will use Catalpa Creek on the Mississippi State University campus as a living laboratory for training and demonstration. MSU faculty will teach at the…

Taylor Machine Works represents Mississippi in D.C.

From staff and press reports   The White House staff could have done some heavy lifting Monday, July 17 as Taylor Machine Works parked one of its X-330S Forklifts on the lawn of the White House. TheTaylor Machine Works equipment…

News of the Past

100 Years Ago – July 20, 1917 The National Association of Vicksburg Veterans desire to call the attention of all Veterans who served in the Civil War of 1861 to 1865, to the proposed National Memorial Reunion and Peace Jubilee…

Legals

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WINSTON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF MAUREEN CARTER PERKINS, DECEASED, RONNIE PERKINS, EXECUTOR CAUSE NO. 2017-108K EXECUTOR’S NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF MAUREEN CARTER PEEKINS EXECUTOR’S LETTERS having been granted on the…

Local student prepares for ACT-SO Nationals

From staff and press reports   Four students including one from Winston County are heading to the Crab Cake Capitol of the World, all expenses paid. These local ACT-SO gold medalists are representing the Jackson City Branch of the Mississippi…

Federal suit filed against Epps, GTL

From Press Reports A class action lawsuit was filed in federal court in Jackson on July 13 on behalf of thousands of individuals incarcerated in Mississippi jails and their families and friends against Global Tel Link Corp., a Virginia-based corporation…

Calendar of Events

Summer Revival Mt. Calvary Summer Revival will be August 14th-16th Monday-Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m. The guess speaker will be Dr. Ivory McDaniel of Bethel Baptist Church of Louisville. Home coming service will be Sunday, August 13th along with morning…

Drive carefully, avoid reptiles on the road

By Evan O’Donnell MSU Extension Service With the temperature rising daily, it is getting more common to spot turtles and snakes basking on the roads. Being aware of this change in reptile behavior can help drivers avoid hitting them. Retreating…

Four in a row as Ackerman hosts the MSBA Summer Show

Seasons of the year and certain events seem to go together like peas and carrots, peanut butter and jelly–well, you get the idea. Just as birds flock to the South for the winter, fans of bluegrass and bluegrass gospel music…