Obituaries – 04/06/2016

Mr. Gerald Eugene Clark
Memorial service for Mr. Gerald Eugene Clark will be held 12:00 PM Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Northside Pentecostal Church. Mr. Clark passed away Thursday, March 31, 2016 at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian MS. … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Mary Pearson Cannon

Canton, MS
Mary M. Pearson, Ratliff Ferry, 61, a Special Ed teacher, died Saturday, March 19, 2016, at Merit Health (River Oaks) Hospital in Brandon.

Services were 2:00 pm Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at the Wilcox Chapel with Bro. David … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Bernard Landrum Haggard

Louisville, MS

Mr. Bernard Landrum Haggard, Sr., 76, passed away at his home surrounded by loved ones on March 14, 2016 in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held on Friday, March 18th, 2016, at 1:00 P.M. at Porter Funeral Home, … Read more

MDA head touts Winston Plywood preparations

Glenn McCullough, executive director for the Mississippi Development Authority recently toured the Winston Plywood and Veneer operations as they work toward startup day. On the tour were Dr. Dick Baldwin of Winston Plywood and Veneer, Gerald Mills the Winston County Economic Development Director, Louisville Mayor Will Hill, David Morel of Winston Plywood and Veneer, and Jimmy Jones of Winston Plywood and Veneer.

From staff and press reports

Winston County and Mississippi are winning.

That’s how Glenn McCullough, executive director for the Mississippi Development Authority, characterized the state’s recent economic development strides and the work ongoing at the Winston Plywood and Veneer mill … Read more

Sunshine time


The Sunshine Boys made it back safely from West Memphis, Arkansas, and their performance was memorable and joyful! They mesmerized the crowd with their rendition of “Worth” by Anthony Brown and Group Therapy, and wooed the… Read more