Mathiston welcomes Mulberry Festival this weekend

By Betty Jeffcoats
Mathiston Civic League

The 2016 Mulberry Festival will be held Saturday, May 21, from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. in the Mathiston Park. Booth spots are available for $10 dollars for a 12’x12’ space and electricity is … Read more

Cochran & Wicker honor fallen police officers

Senators Honor Officers as Part of National Police Week

From Press Reports

U.S. Senators Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker honored Mississippi police officers Friday, May 13, 2016 who died in the line of duty in 2015 as part of National … Read more

In our community

“It’s a Dog Eat Dog World”

By Lisa Harris

A dog owner is one of my new titles since December. This was not something I asked for. Owning a dog was not in my life plan. My youngest wanted a … Read more

MSU Bulldogs take impressive road sweep over Auburn

From School reports

On its final day on The Plains, No. 4 Mississippi State dialed long distance to complete a Southeastern Conference baseball sweep Sunday afternoon.

With strong pitching from Konnor Pilkington, Ryan Rigby and Reid Humphreys, the fourth-ranked Bulldogs … Read more

NEMCC hosts MEFCA All-Star Football Game

From School Reports

Some of the most talented gridiron athletes in the Magnolia State have descended upon the campus of Northeast Mississippi Community College to play their final game at the prep level.

Northeast will serve as the host for … Read more

Ole Miss Rebels land first NCAA softball tourney bid

From school reports

It’s already been a record breaking year for Ole Miss softball, and the historic season continues as the Rebels are NCAA Tournament bound for the first time ever, which was announced Sunday night in the reveal of … Read more