Corrections

The article Local Historic preservation discussed with crowd should have listed Todd Sanders contact as P.O.Box 571 Jackson, MS 39205-0571 and email tsanders@mdah.state.ms.us.  Telephone is 601-576-6950.

The March 26 edition should have identified Amanda Dempsey Harvey with the photograph … Read more

Obituary – Shaletha Markee Wade

Funeral services for Shaletha Markee Wade, 31, were held at 1 p.m., April 19 at Mill Springs M.B. Church  in Weir.  Dr. Vincent Coleman officiated.  Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Shaletha was a … Read more

Obituary – Peggy Jones Whitmire

Whitmire

WhitmireMrs. Peggy Jones Whitmire, 75, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, MS. Funeral services were held at 3:00 P.M. on Saturday, April 19th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Dr. Ladell Blanton and Rev. Trent Jaudon … Read more

Obituary – Linda Faye Bourrage Roberts

Funeral services for Mrs. Linda Faye Bourrage Roberts, 58, were held at 11 a.m., April 19 at New Hope U.M. Church.  Rev. Willie Wilson officiated.  Burial followed in New Hope cemetery.
Mrs. Roberts was an … Read more

Obituary – Billy Files McDowell

Mr. Billy Files McDowell, 79, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Monday, April 14, 2014, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in the Nowell-Massey Funeral … Read more