Let’s be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

Steady On, students of Teresa Ingram, were presented in their recital at the Old Strand Theatre on Saturday evening, April 28 with a theme of I Love Country. Several mothers of the students, and friends of Teresa helped with decoration…

New of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – May 17, 1912 MARRIED: At the residence of the bride’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. S. Smith of Noxapater, on May 7, 1912, Mr. D. O. Jones (of Aberdeen) and Miss Nezzie Irene Smith, Mr. L.…

Southern Miss Awards Degrees at 2012 Spring Commencement

From press reports The University of Southern Mississippi held fall commencement exercises during two ceremonies on its Hattiesburg campus Friday, May 11. Southern Miss President Martha Saunders conferred undergraduate, graduate and specialist’s degrees at the ceremony, held at Reed Green…

2012 Graduating Seniors

Grace Christian Addison Leighe Cherry Addison Leighe Cherry is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Billy Cherry. She will be attending EMCC at Scooba for the Optometry course then continuing her education at The Memphis School for Optometry pursuing her…

Your Town Mississippi to host event at Lake

From press reports Representatives from more than 21 Mississippi communities will convene at Lake Tiak O’Khata in Louisville next week [May 9-11] for an interactive workshop that focuses on community development using basic design and planning principles. Participants will produce…

Buildings honored with award

From press reports The Mississippi Heritage Trust is pleased to announce the list of the 2012 Heritage Award winners in Mississippi. This year 21 awards were given to outstanding preservation projects and people involved in preservation around the state at…