Unemployment rates drop across the state

Mississippi’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell again in May to 5.8 percent.  The May rate is the lowest level of unemployment in Mississippi since March 2004, when the unemployment rate was also 5.8 percent.  The May 2016 rate is two-tenths…

12U winners at Red Hills Invitational

The Louisville 12U Girls All Star team won the Red Hills Invitational Tournament in Louisville on June 18th. Team members are Gabby Cistrunk, Brayleigh Gregory, Laney Gregory, Aspen Harris, Jasmine Jackson, Keahjah Johnson, Marley Joiner, Madi Lee, Hailey Simpson, Mayson…

Youth skills football camp offered

MaxxSouth Broadband will provide $15,900 worth of video and still-image advertising for this year’s Skills and Drills Football Camp in Philadelphia, Mississippi on June 25. The Neshoba County Youth Football and Cheer League (NCYFL) is partnering with former National Football…

Jail docket

June 9 Darin Cotton, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala Carlton Ashford, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala Ricky Luckett, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala Ricky Meeks, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala Lester Johnson, L-5 Eichelberger, disorderly conduct,…

A 3 year joy ride

The past 3 years have been some of the brightest years of my life. Working with Joseph, my husband and publisher of the papers, day in and day out has proven to be one of the most positive work experiences…