Announcement of Candidacy by Judge Mitchell

Paid Political Circuit Court Judge George Mitchell is pleased to formally an- nounce his candidacy to continue service as Cir- cuit Court Judge for the 5th Circuit Judicial Dis- trict Place 2, having been appointed by Gov- ernor Phil Bryant…

Animal autopsy offers important answers

By Bonnie Coblentz MSU Extension Service STARKVILLE, Miss. — Thor was an aging but happy English mastiff living in Louisville with Vanessa Beeson, her husband Ray and son Avett, 4. When this once 200-pound dog’s health declined, he dropped to…

Obituaries

Wert Lee Spiva, Sr. Sept. 10, 2016 Funeral services for Mr. Wert Lee Spiva, Sr., 79, were held at Mt. Pleasant #2 M.B. Church in Noxapater on September 17, 2016 at 11:00 am. Burial followed at the church cemetery. Rev.…

Letters to the editor

A great big thank you On last Friday (August 25) Mr. Young and I drove into town to do errands. As we approached the city area nearing Vowel County Market we saw tents, booths, people. a kiddie jumping booth, and…

Mississippi Assessment Program scores released

The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) recently released results from the Mississippi Assessment Program (MAP), a statewide assessment created in collaboration with Mississippi teachers. MAP, which assesses student performance in English language arts (ELA) and mathematics in grades 3-8, English…