It’s not too late to register for fall classes

Students planning to enroll at East Central Community College for the 2013 fall semester are encouraged to attend registration/orientation activities Friday, July 12, on the Decatur campus. Those registering may arrive anytime between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Prospective students … Read more

Neshoba County Fair Recipes from Brock’s selections

The Neshoba County Fair, which is a time for relatives and friends to come together, is known as Mississippi’s “Giant House Party”. Right outside Philadelphia, Mississippi, rustic cabins are prepped for all these relatives and friends to get together, and … Read more

Peeples graduates

Rachael Peeples of Louisville recently graduated from the cosmetology program at Vaughn’s beauty college in Aberdeen, ms.

Peeples is now qualified to take her state board exam. While attending vaughn’s, Rachael received certificates for outstanding achievement in hair design, 8 … Read more

Calendar of Events

Choir Day July 14

Oak Grove #2 M.B. Church will celebrate Choir Day on July 14, 2013. Time: 3:00 PM. All choirs and soloists are invited. The public is invited to attend. Rev. Anthony Thames-Pastor.

VBS set

Mt. Pleasant #1 … Read more

CAPPS teaching a variety of skills

From press reports


Students participating in the CAPPS Summer Jam program have spent the summer exploring duck life in Mississippi.

Faculty and staff from Mississippi State University’s Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Aquaculture and the College of Education’s Department … Read more

Do you want some dirt with that?


By Ellen Graves


An antique, faded green car that’s the size of a small tank drives slowly up the gravel driveway early one morning and parks by a garden that’s overgrown with weeds.  Ninety-one-year-old Inez Jenkins, of Ackerman, steps … Read more