Health Department closing district office

From Press & Staff Reports   The Mississippi State Department of Health announced June 12 an agency reorganization that will greatly reduce administrative costs without affecting services delivered to the public. Currently organized into nine public health districts, the agency…

Obituaries

James Karron Loyd James Karron Loyd, 76, of Starkville passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at the University of Alabama – Birmingham Hospital after a lengthy battle with cancer. Mr. Loyd was born June 6,…

Raychal Reed Graduates

Ray Reed and Shelia Reed are proud to announce the graduation of their daughter, Raychal Ann Reed from the University of Mississippi Medical Center with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Raychal is a 2012 Summa Cum Laude graduate of East…

News of the Past

100 Years Ago – June 22, 1917 LOUISVILLE:  Baptism was administered to the following new members of the Baptist Church last Sunday night: Elliott Furgerson, J. P. Fulton. Jessie Chastang, Tommie Shields, and Annie Lou Skidmore. –  While the fruit…