Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd E. Gann III and Mr. and Mrs. Hubert E. Hunter are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children Julie Ann White and Dr. Stephen E. Hunter.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of … Read more

Mrs. Susie Jones

Mrs. Susie Jones, 95, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Friday, July 1, 2016, at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point, Mississippi. Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 3, 2016, at Friendship Baptist … Read more

A family tradition continues



The Mississippi Press Association celebrated its 150th anniversary last week at the Golden Nugget casino in Biloxi.

After the Mississippi Bar Association and the Mississippi State Medical Association, it is the oldest state professional association.

Unlike the legal and … Read more

Letter to the editor

“Fathers” of our country

Only a day before July 1, 2016, Jane and I were having our daily devotional on the sun porch at our home in Columbus, Miss.

Our garden of flowers adjacent to the sun porch “says” good … Read more