Field day set for fruit, vegetable producers

From press reports

VERONA, Miss. — The North Mississippi Research and Extension Center in Verona will hold a summer field day for fruit and vegetable producers on Aug. 26 at 7 a.m.

Registration will begin at 6:30 a.m. The event … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 08/05/15

Death row versus legal fights
Was there anyone other than myself who was appalled last week when I read that the convicted, confessed killer of a young woman in 1976 was sentenced to death for the fourth time? He was … Read more

ECCC to hold registration for Electrical Technology

East Central Community College in Decatur will be registering students for its Electrical Technology Program on Thursday, Aug. 13, at the Louisville Career Advancement Center.

ECCC is now offering courses in its Electrical Technology Program at the Louisville Center beginning … Read more

Noxapater to hold special election

From staff reports

The Town of Noxapater will hold a special election August 25 to fill the unexpired term of the late Jessie James Hudson.

Hudson died on Thursday, July 9.… Read more

Primary election tidbits as of 3 p.m. Tuesday

Gov. Phil Bryant, who faces challengers in both Tuesday’s Republican primary and November’s general election, had $2.8 million on hand at the end of July. Bryant’s primary opponent, Mitch Young, had $40.

• In one of Mississippi’s most expensive races … Read more

School supplies to be awarded

Prairie Opportunity, Inc. will issue school supplies to eligible families on Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at the office located at 921 South Church Street, Louisville, MS  from 4:00 until 5:00 p.m. or until all supplies have been issued.… Read more