An Ellison Ridge Thanksgiving: From ours to yours

We have always enjoyed Thanksgiving out here in the southern Mississippi pastureland.  We have always enjoyed it ever since I was or even was thought of! I always decorate for Christmas before my birthday, which is the week before Thanksgiving, … Read more

DSU’s Sullivan named Offensive Freshman of the Year

From press reports

 

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Head Coach and freshman signal caller highlight Delta State University’s Gulf South Conference accolades this year. The Statesmen also placed four on the 2013 All-GSC First Team and seven earned second-team accolades after … Read more

ECCC Concert Choir to perform Dec. 3

The ECCC Concert Choir will present its annual fall concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday, December 3, in the sanctuary of Clarke-Venable Baptist Church in Decatur. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend.

Selections include “Prelude” by Gjeilo, … Read more

Bible event seeks volunteers

From staff reports

 

Many would say that the Bible is the “most popular book in all of America,” yet Tommie J Wylie feels many may not have one to read.

“You would think that everyone would have a Bible … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. Evon Stone

Services for Evon Stone were held Tuesday, November 26, 2013, at 3 p.m. from McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jim Pender officiating. Burial followed in Mars Hill Cemetery in Winston County. McClain-Hays Funeral Home in Philadelphia … Read more