Opinion

Letters to the Editor – 12/24/14

What Happens In African American Communities Matter!

“Injustice Anywhere, Is a Threat to Justice Everywhere” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

If ever there is to be a faithful progression of trust in our communities, there must first be some … Read more

Thinking about the meaning of Christmas

By Wyatt Emmerich

Every Christmas I manage to find a perfect moment when time stands still and the beauty and purpose of life comes shining through with clarity and calm.

That Sunday morning, Covenant Presbyterian featured two of my favorite … Read more

Helping others

Pictured are some of the members that prepared the boxes for shipping. For the last 15 years Truth Christian Center has been participating in this annual event.

For the cause of Christ: To show His love during the season of His birth, the members of Truth Christian Center supplied 100 boxes for Christmas Child. … Read more

Memories of our County – 12/17/14

Togetherness

Nothing bothers me more than some problem or contention within a family. We have always had a huge family. My daddy was one of eleven children and my mother was one of seven. There has always been a crowd … Read more

Editorials from Around the State – 12/17/14

Nathan Jessep could relate

By Tim Kalich
Greenwood Commonwealth

It has to be one of the greatest movie courtroom scenes ever.

In the 1992 film “A Few Good Men,” Marine Col. Nathan Jessep, a smug commanding officer played by Jack … Read more

Letter to the Editor – 12/17/14

Concerned about rewards

I’m sorry, but I don’t agree with the decision to “award” students for coming to school. I think this would be the same as paying a worker for showing up at his/her job without any demand that … Read more

It’s Elementary – 12/17/14

Jennie Caperton, Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

Congratulations to Mrs. Julie McKenzie on being named Fair Elementary’s Teacher of the Year! We are honored to have Mrs. McKenzie as one of … Read more

Letter to the Editor – 12/10/14

The Regime

What the American people must and soon will come to realize is that the Republican Party as it is presently built and operated is not a political party at all. What those of us that care enough to … Read more

Editorials from Around the State – 12/10/14

Bryant, Obama alike in one way

Here’s a good essay question for a Mississippi civics class, as well as for members of the Mississippi Legislature. What do Phil Bryant and Barack Obama have in common?

The quick answer would be … Read more

Editorial from around the state

Look for more hot GOP races
Rumors that Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann is considering running for lieutenant governor against fellow Republican Tate Reeves next year may or may not have much validity.

Our guess is Hosemann probably is … Read more