Opinion

Letter to the editor – Make Some Noise

Can anything great come out of Ackerman, Miss?

Out of the African-American community in Ackerman, here a young ordinary girl who started out very young to embark upon a tired and exciting journey. Two roads diverged in a wood and … Read more

In our community – God’s Love

Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God’s love is as delicate as a bouquet of baby breath. Thank you heavenly Father for all of your goodness and mercy, I will forever praise your Holy name. Thank you for the word, for your … Read more

In our community – Nursing Home News

Charlotte Ann McClure

My husband (Dee) and I have been in Choctaw Nursing Home since 2010. I have written many articles, how clean, how good the aisles are and how good our medicine workers are, and of course all the … Read more

Money and Marriages: The affect one has on the other

Money issues are the top predictor of marriage failure. Specifically, the failure to resolve money issues is the top predictor of marriage failure or divorce. Many of those issues revolve around differences in habits and personality traits that were deeply … Read more

Letter to the editor – A Thought for Today

By Missionary Ernestine Kennedy
It’s important to let your light shine, no man when he has lighted a candle covers it with a vessel, or putted it under the bed, but setted it on a candle stick that they which … Read more

In our community – Payback

By Lisa Harris
Sometimes paybacks are in order. I occasionally write about my kids and their endeavors. I do not feel as though I have crossed any boundaries though. I try to keep my subject matter focused on random thoughts … Read more

Letter to the editor – More on our county

In my last letter one may have detected a note of bitterness on the part of the writer as regards having his little private part of the world invaded and laid waste, defaced and denuded of its forests and its … Read more

Investing in your relationship

If you want to make a withdrawal you have to make a deposit. If you have heard that once, you have heard it a million times.
In a recent article, I stated that there is a direct correlation between what … Read more

In our community – God’s Love

By Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God’s love is like the lavender wisteria vine, it is beautiful and breathtaking to the one who beholds it. Thank you Heavenly Father for all your goodness and mercy that you give us each and every … Read more

In our community – Standards

By Lisa Harris

As women, we tend to set impossible standards for ourselves. The magazine images of the ideal woman leave us with the impression that beauty is not in the eye of the beholder. It is a one size … Read more