Calendar of Events – 06/24/15

Broken Wings Christian Women’s Job Corps Aug. 11
Broken Wings Ministries Christian Women’s Job Corps is taking applications for classes until June 25. Applications may be picked up at the Broken Wings office. The twenty-five weeks program will include Bible … Read more

‘Smart Growth’ principles can help small Miss. towns

By Nathan Gregory
MSU Ag Communications

Small, rural towns often face the challenge of providing a quality-of-life standard needed to attract new residents, while some communities on the fringe of large cities may struggle to meet the infrastructure demands that … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 06/24/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

This week’s column is pertaining to the truism that vocabulary opens your mind, the second of three reasons discussed in the article “Top 3 Reasons to Improve Your Vocabulary” published … Read more

MACJC softball moves to one-division format

From special reports

The Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) announced scheduling and playoff changes for the upcoming softball season.

Starting in 2016, each team in the state will play each other once in the regular season and … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 06/24/15

Another challenge for oil producers

by Jack Ryan
Publisher McComb Enterprise Journal

America’s shale oil producers have faced many challenges since last fall, when the price of their product sank. Another challenge is looming that may make the companies less … Read more

Legals – 06/24/15

Sealed Bids for the construction of the Water Works SCADA System will be received by the Mayor and Members of the Board of the Town of Ackerman, … Read more

Obituaries – 06/24/15

Mrs. Dovie Lavonia Hood Blessitt
June 15, 2015
Funeral services for Mrs. Dovie Lavonia Hood Blessitt, 93, were held at Linn Baptist Church Cemetery on Saturday, June 20, 2015. Burial at Linn Baptist Church Cemetery in Cleveland.

Mrs. Blessitt was … Read more