Spring break has come and gone, but the memories linger on. My break did not line up with the break of my children, so I did some puttering around the house. I painted a … Read more
By Ruth Nowlin
Whatever happened to “Global warming?” Everyone told me that we had a light winter and that since the fig and walnut trees were budding out that all was warm and comfy. So, I pulled all … Read more
By Ruth Nowlin
Please bear in mind that the following thoughts are my own and that while I don’t want someone else (even family members) to infringe on my political leanings I have no intention to try to … Read more
Concerns over new football facility
I have a few questions that are related to the Choctaw County School Board’s plan to purchase land and build a new football facility.
Why was there a need for a special meeting to be … Read more
State can’t afford Reeves’ tax cuts
Tate Reeves’ crystal ball must have a rosy tint to it. It certainly seems unrealistic and imprudent, based on Mississippi’s recent economic trends, for the lieutenant governor to be pushing this year for a … Read more
Freedom of Speech and Press
Let me express my appreciation to you and staff for a job well done.
It seems to me the paper is doing a real good job of keeping us readers informed of local events and … Read more
Did he shake his hand or not?
I assumed he did.
Lesson learned.… Read more
A Thought For Today
By Earnestine Kennedy
“I tell you the truth, the man who does not enter the sheep pen by the gate, but climbs in by some other way, is a thief and a robber. The man who … Read more
Supports Cruz for president
I support Ted Cruz for president in Mississippi’s March 8 Republican primary. This is why.
Ted is a proven constitutional conservative, a rarity in today’s Republican Party. Throughout his career, Ted has fought for the founders’ … Read more
By Bro. Allen Baswell
Pastor, Fentress Baptist Church
“And not as it was by one that sinned, so is the gift: for the judgment was by one to condemnation, but the free gift is of many offences unto justification. For … Read more