Category: Editorial

Editorial roundup

Does bully belong in White House? Clearly, one of the major issues of the presidential general election — which barring some unforeseen development will be between Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton — is whether Trump has the temperament…

Let’s be Neighbors

Carolyn Mills, Provides a weekly view from the community. Pleasant Hill UMC Family Room was the setting for a birthday party for six year old Jacob Charlton on a recent Saturday. Friends and relatives gathered at 1:00 pm to celebrate…

Cochran, Wicker voice opposition to new energy tax

From press reports WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) today voiced their opposition to a tax on carbon dioxide (CO2), which would raise the cost of electricity, gasoline, natural gas, and other energy sources.…

Editorial roundup

Tax cuts not working as touted Cecil Brown, before he was gerrymandered out of the Mississippi Legislature by the Republican majority, was one of the more knowledgeable voices at the Capitol when it came to the state’s finances. Brown is…