Woman with local ties writes new book


By Monique R. Henderson

The social networking tool Twitter can help you to develop your creativity, enhance your connections and strengthen your professional image, according to a communications expert with ties to the Winston County area and Mississippi State.

“Creating … Read more

On board

Seated, second from left, is Mary Snow who is 1st Vice President of the Association and is in line to be President next year.  She and her husband, Johnny Snow, who is a Past President of the Association, are owners of The Jewel Shoppe, The Diamond Store.

Mississippi Jewelers Officers and Board of Directors 2015-2016
This past week, Mississippi Jewelers Association traveled to Lafayette, Louisiana for their 2015 Convention as well as participated in a gathering of jewelers from around the world. It was an opportunity to … Read more

Samaritan’s Purse hosts home dedication

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From press and staff reports

Samaritan’s Purse welcomed home Richard and Sandra Moncrief on Tuesday, August 18.
The Moncrief’s lost their home in the April 28, 2014 tornado.

The dedication ceremony began with a welcome and prayer by Hubert Yates. … Read more

History comes to life for Youth Tour students

Philip Evans of Ackerman posing with Stephen Colbert wax figure.

By Brad Barr, 4-County Electric Power Association

For a group of excited Mississippi high school students, history pages came to life during their recent tour of Washington, D.C.

A visual journey of our nation’s monuments brought the pages of their … Read more

Reed brothers honored for music

Reed Brothers performing.

From staff reports

The Reed Brothers of Louisville have become an overnight success in the country gospel music world.
And it only took the quartet 24 years of hard work to pull it off.

The brothers, Nick, Boo, Ray and … Read more