Don’t need flag petitions
Mississippi needs a new state flag, but what it doesn’t need is a drawn-out initiative and petition drive to put the issue to a vote of the people and enshrine the results in the state Constitution.… Read more
Everything is falling into Place
This time of year brings to mind the cool breezes of fall that make it possible to drive with my windows down. This is also attributed to my a/c not working again. Also, … Read more
Computer Classes Taught At Broken Wings
Recently I took a four week computer class at Broken Wings Ministry in Ackerman. The class was on Wednesdays from 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.
We learned about map quest and that www stands … Read more
By Chuck Bailey
This past week was a homecoming of so many varieties that I just felt compelled to write about it.
First, The Choctaw County Chargers gave a commanding performance with a win over Bruce, 38-21, in last Friday … Read more
I am a son of God, resurrected spirit being, that is housed in a body of black descent that was born into this realm in the State of Mississippi in the early 1940’s. I am writing this letter … Read more
Water’s getting more expensive
The Associated Press has produced a package of stories that make it clear America is facing some expensive problems in providing what everyone takes for granted: fresh water.
Though the AP report tends to focus on … Read more
Too much Trump
Jealous and baffled by the attention that celebrity presidential candidate Donald Trump has been given, most of his Republican rivals spent Wednesday night’s debate trying to knock him down a few notches.
There’s plenty to criticize about … Read more
Hunting is a hobby of mine. I was introduced to it many years ago when I lived in a house with four other males. I followed the motto, “If you can’t beat them, join them.” … Read more
Let’s be clear: The state flag of Mississippi needs to be updated.
A flag for a country, a state or an army regiment serves a simple purpose to get all those under it to rally to it during times of … Read more
This article is going to address a hodgepodge of subjects.
The State Flag of Mississippi
The first subject I will address is the issue with our very own state flag. My belief is that the city and county officials of … Read more