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Obituaries – 9/24/2014

Miss Flora Rene Thames
Funeral services for Miss Flora Rene Thames, 53, were held at 1 p.m., September 16 at Pleasant Ridge M.B. Church in Louisville. Rev. Anthony Thames officiated. Burial followed in Friendship cemetery in Gholson, MS.

Miss Thames … Read more

ECCC men’s soccer

ECCC Men's Soccer Team 2014_2098

Members of the 2014 East Central Community College men’s soccer team and their respective high schools include … Read more

NW DAR celebrates Constitution Week

Mary Tabor, Mayor Will Hill, Paula Fulton and Aubree Fulton, (back row) Susan Clark, Janis Tabor, Brenda Hunt, Annie Pearl Matthews, Patricia Stokes.

From staff and press reports

Sept. 17, marked the beginning of the national celebration of Constitution Week. The weeklong commemoration of America’s most important document is one of America’s least known official observances.

The Nanih Waiya Daughters of the American … Read more

Co-Med hosts ribbon cutting

(Right) Members of the community along with CoMed staff recently celebrated its Grand Opening on September 13.

Co-Med Health Care Services located on North Church Street in Louisville held their ribbon cutting Saturday, September 13.

Lyquala Buford, the administrator, stated “We have a passion for taking care of our elderly.” … Read more

Winston County Tornado Benefit set for October 4

Working with Mennonite Disaster Services and others WinstonStrong is working to rebuild Winston County

A benefit for WinstonStrong and the continued recovery of Winston County is set for October 4 at 3 p.m.
The event is hosted by Southern Gospel Music Association of Mississippi. The event will begin at 3 pm. on October 4 … Read more

Local representatives visit the USS Roosevelt

Photo by Penny Randall
Aircrew prepare to launch a T-45C Goshawk off the deck of the USS Roosevelt Aug. 22. The group enjoyed watching as 11 student aviators from NAS Meridian completed their last step in qualifications to earn their "Wings of Gold." The aviators will be winged Sept. 19.

By Penny Randall
NAS Meridian Public Affairs Specialist

Unforgettable. Amazing. Overwhelming. Inspirational.

These are the one word sentiments of just a few of the distinguished visitors from Mississippi who recently spent 24 hours aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CNV 71) … Read more