Month: August 2017

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…

Local Youth Assist in putting on the PHBA Youth World Show

Article Written by: Molly C Nicodemus, PhD   Palomino Breeders and Exhibitors Horse Association (PHBA) Youth World Show  is held annually at the Tunica Arena & Expo Center in Tunica, Mississippi during the second week of July.  This year Louisville…

Rainwater to examine Saturn: The Ringed Giant

Submitted by Edwin Faughn   Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “SATURN: The Ringed Giant!” Rainwater Observatory director Edwin Faughn will give this presentation on Friday, August 11, 2017…

Follow ‘middle age’ maintenance tips for boats

By James L. Cummins   With people, middle age begins at around 40. With boats, it’s about the 10-year mark. This signals a time when age begins to show and more effort is needed to stay in shape. With a…

District governor visits Louisville Rotary Club

From Club Reports   Rotary District 6820 Gov. Bill Walker paid a visit to the Louisville Rotary Club recently. Assistant Gov. David Boles of Starkville also attended the meeting. Waller, of Columbus, is vice president and partner of Brickyard Properties.…

MSU offers workshop on wedding floral design

By Ms. Susan M. Collins-Smith MSU Extension Service   BILOXI, Miss. — An upcoming two-day workshop will teach professional florists and others who want to begin or expand businesses about wedding floral design. Jim DelPrince, floral specialist with the Mississippi…

Weddding Kemp- Elmore

Miss Caroline Derivaux Kemp is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Thomas Kemp, III of Vicksburg, MS. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Allen Derivaux of Vicksburg and Mrs. William Thomas Kemp and the…

Bryant touts MS Child Protection Services at Neshoba County Fair

NESHOBA – Gov. Phil Bryant praised improvements to Mississippi new child welfare and foster care system here today as one of the outstanding accomplishments of his tenure as governor. “The Child Protection Services agency has done a remarkable job,” Bryant…

Mississippi Wildlife Extravaganza to be held August 4 – August 6

It’s the official start to hunting season in Mississippi.  The Mississippi Wildlife Extravaganza is the signal for thousands of sportsmen and women from across Mississippi to head outdoors for another hunting season.  The annual tradeshow and fundraiser for the conservation…

Legals

152            Legals     IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WINSTON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI IN THE MATTER OF THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF JO EVELYN FOX, DECEASED            CAUSE NO: 2017-121 NOTICE TO CREDITORS Letters testamentary have been granted the undersigned on…