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First Unity offers healthy living options

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By Kellie McKinney

First Unity Health Ministry is asking all individuals to participate in our health mission to make better choices regarding becoming healthy.

They are a group of women that work out three days a week with a trainer … Read more

‘Systems’ work best when people choose to know

Mitchell

OXFORD — Next time you hear someone say, “I’d rather not know,” ask the person to think about it.

If it’s a private, personal matter of no concern and having no impact on a community, fine. With apologies to those … Read more

Observatory to host annual conference

From press reports

In a few weeks Rainwater Observatory will be hosting its annual MidSouth Stargaze and Astronomy Conference coming up April 15-18, 2015! This event attracts amateur and professional astronomers from around the country. It is held under one … Read more

FCA Panthers hoping to return to diamond this week

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

After weeks of dealing with wet and cold, the French Camp Academy baseball team will finally be getting back into action this week with a trio of contests.

FCA, which is 1-2 on the season … Read more

Sports Schedules – 03/18/2015

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18
Junior College Softball
1 p.m. Holmes at Northwest Miss. (DH)
1 p.m. Itawamba at Calhoun (DH)
3 p.m. Co-Lin at East Central (DH)
3 p.m. Miss. Delta at EMCC (DH)
College Baseball… Read more

Don’t work in your garden until soil is dry

By David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialist

Allow the soil to dry before working in the garden.

If you have to get out to harvest or plant during the non-raining intervals keep your feet in the furrows. Walking upon or disturbing … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 03/18/2015

All too preventable

The most difficult thing for any public official to do is tell his supporters something they don’t want to hear. Attorney General Eric Holder deserves credit for doing exactly that last week when he explained why there … Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/18/2015

 Spring revival WBC March 18
Spring Revival will be held at Weir Baptist Church, located at 460 Main St., Weir MS., on March 15th through March 18, 2015. Sunday service times are 11 am and 6 pm. Weeknight services are … Read more