Yokohama job-seekers pack the auditorium at EMCC

Almost 1,000 people showed up at East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus Saturday for information sessions about how to submit successful job applications to Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi (YTMM).

Yokohama officials announced the selection of West Point as the … Read more

Prison time can be counterproductive for many

Opinion

Last week, a legislative task force released a number of recommendations designed to be smarter about how Mississippi punishes adult offenders.

With an incarceration rate that is more than 70 percent higher than the national average, it’s clear that … Read more

Circuit clerk preparing to issue voter ID cards

From staff reports

 

The Winston County circuit clerk’s office is preparing to issue identification cards to voters who lack proper ID.

“Anyone with proper identification will be able to vote with ease and will not need this card,” said … Read more

Voter ID Card Information

Beginning with the June 3 primary election, all Mississippians voting at the polls will be required to show a photo ID card.

Individuals voting in person by absentee ballot in person in the circuit clerk’s office before the June 3 … Read more

Letters of Blessings and to Santa

Dear Santa,

This Christmas I would like a new Bike with a kickstand and the back glows and the MSU helment, mouthguard, pads , jersey, pants

Love Braxton Lee Richards

This is my little brother’s list; He wants a Woody … Read more

Christian Friends help over 200 for Christmas

(Right) Volunteers along with Bennie hill (center) with some of the items provided.

From staff reports

 

The community group Christian Friends held their annual Christmas Food Box deliveries on Dec. 10, which provides meals for the needy families during the holiday season.

The event is held every year and has become a … Read more