School board petitions available

From staff reports

Candidates for the District 1 Louisville Municipal School Board of Trustees may pick up nominating petitions and other applicable documents in the LMSD superintendent’s office at 112 South Columbus Ave in Louisville.

The filing period for nominating … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. Arnell “Buddy” Jenkins Funeral services for Mr. Arnell “Buddy” Jenkins were held at 2 PM Friday, December 21, 2012 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. John Stephens officiating. Interment was in Golden Grove Cemetery inUnion, MS. John E. … Read more

Calendar of Events

Kwanzaa celebration Dec. 28 WIN (Women in the NAACP) is presenting the African American Cultural Holiday, KWANZAA, on Friday, December 28, 2012, 6:00 P.M. at Mt. Sinai M.B. Church. The presenter is performing and visual artists, Sister Yomi (Renee “Abayomi” … Read more

Antietam- Battle in the Cornfields

By Lynn Cunningham

Antietam’s battlefield lies peaceful and serene today among the cornfields and monuments and markers, dedicated reminders of a fierce battle fought here 150 years ago. In 1862, September 17, these gentle hills and ravines were covered with … Read more

{news] Let’s Be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

Whether or not you are ready, the Christmas season in upon us. Tomorrow is Christmas Eve. May all of you readers of this column have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

In addition to all the homes on … Read more