Opinion

Letters to the editor – 09/30/15

Flag thoughts
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

Editorial roundup – 09/30/15

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

Editorial Roundup – 09/23/15

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

In Our Community – 09/23/15

“Bird”
 
Lisa Harris
 
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

State’s responsibility to fix flag

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

In Our Community – 09/16/15

God’s Love

By Evagelist Francie Hemphill

God’s love is like a gentle breeze on a cool early morning. Thank you Heavenly Father for your Holy name.

Lamentations 3:22-23 It is of the LORD’S mercies that we are not consumed because … Read more

Editorial roundup – 09/16/15

Watch out for deer

The recent snap in cool weather has been a welcome change from the long, hot summer that’s typical of the Delta.

But as the temperatures drop and as deer hunting and mating seasons approach, that also … Read more

Letters to the editor – 09/16/15

Grateful for the concern

I would like to send a heartfelt appreciation to each of you that called, sent flowers, cards, brought food and most of all thanks for your prayers during my surgery and recovery. My family and I … Read more

In Our Community – 09/09/15

A Thought for Today
Missionary Ernestine Kennedy

Be ye therefore followers of God as dear children, and walk in love, as Christ also has loved us, and hath given himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for … Read more