Calendar of Events – 12/24/14

Winston County Library to host movies The Winston County Library will be hosting movies for children of all ages. Movie times are as follows: December 29 from 9:30 a.m.- 11:30 a.m., December 30 from 3:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m., and December…

Letters to the Editor – 12/24/14

What Happens In African American Communities Matter! “Injustice Anywhere, Is a Threat to Justice Everywhere” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. If ever there is to be a faithful progression of trust in our communities, there must first be some…

Short supplies, high demand boost cattle profits

By Linda Breazeale MSU Ag Communications MISSISSIPPI STATE — Mississippi’s beef cattle producers just experienced the best year in history, and 2015 looks equally promising. Mississippi State University Extension Service agricultural economist John Michael Riley said droughts in cattle-producing states,…

Obituaries – 12/24/14

Mrs. Irene Biddle December 15, 2014 Funeral services for Mrs. Irene Biddle, 92, were held at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 2 p.m. Rev. Shelby Hazzard officiated. Burial at Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery near…