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…