Miles Roland Byrd

Miles Roland Byrd, 72, died of a stroke February 9th at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. Funeral services were held at 3:00 P.M. on Wednesday, February 12th, at First Baptist Church, with … Read more

Apollo 13 Astronaut Fred Haise to speak at ECCC

Astronaut Fred Haise, who served as the lunar module pilot during the ill-fated Apollo 13 space mission in 1970 and is portrayed by Bill Paxton in the blockbuster film Apollo 13, will speak at East Central Community College in Decatur … Read more

Cyril Mantel Clay

Funeral services for Mr. Cyril Mantel Clay were held on Thursday, February 13th, 2014 at 11:00 A.M, at First Baptist Church, with Rev. Junior Davis officiating. Interment wasRead more

Education notes

Scholarship recipients at Itawamba Community College for 2014 include Taylor Yarbrough of Louisville, Academic, Leadership.

Yarbrough will be… Read more