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Quarterbacks ready to lead their teams

Mississippi State University quarterback Dak Prascott celebrates with fans following the Bulldog win over the Auburn Tigers. (Photo/The Chronicle, James Pugh)

By BILL BURRUS
Emmerich Newspapers

Bo Wallace or Dak Prescott? Dak Prescott or Bo Wallace? Who’s the best?

That’s been the debate out of both the Ole Miss and Mississippi State camps all season.

And it will be debated all … Read more

DAR honors Vietnam veteran, Mike Dowd

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The Nanih Waiya Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is pleased to announce that they have joined with the Department of Defense as a Vietnam War Commemorative Partner. The Commemorative Program focuses on thanking and honoring Vietnam … Read more

Pet of the week – 11/26/14

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Susie is a spayed terrier mix in need of a home.  She is great with the other dogs in the shelter.  For more information about Susie or any of the animals available for adoption, please call or come by the … Read more

Tyler Sullivan named Conerly Trophy finalist

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From school reports

Tyler Sullivan has been tabbed as a finalist for the 2014 Conerly Trophy.  Named in honor of the late Charlie Conerly, former Ole Miss and New York Giants quarterback.  Conerly, a Clarksdale native, was an All-American at … Read more

Sibley to perform at Bethlehem Baptist

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From press reports

Bethlehem Baptist Church hosts a 5th Sunday celebration in months with five Sundays. With November being one of those months, Alan Sibley and The Magnolia Ramblers will perform during the church’s Nov. 30 morning service. They will … Read more

Art fun and learning

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Winston Academy students from Survey of the Arts taught by Mary Snow and Melanie McNeel recently visited The Craftmen’s Guild of Mississippi in Jackson, Mississippi.  They received instruction in clay sculpting, wood turning and blacksmithing.  The class is designed to … Read more

WMC wins Best of Show

From left to right, Lacey Vowell, Brandi Krajewski, Paul Black, and Fran Misso show off their many awards during the 27th annual Maggie Awards.)

Krajewski named Junior Practitioner of the Year during annual Maggie Awards

The Mississippi Hospital Association’s Society for Health Care Marketing and Public Relations presented the 27th Annual Maggie Awards during an awards dinner on Nov. 6 at the MHA Conference … Read more

Deer rut in Mississippi varies in areas of the state

by James L. Cummins
Special to the Journa
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Even with preparations and the best-laid plans, many hunters agree that killing a trophy buck would be near impossible if it weren’t for the distraction of the rut. Doe-crazed bucks have … Read more