Obituaries

Wanda Dale Blasingame Oswalt August 5, 2016 Funeral services for Wanda Dale Blasingame Oswalt, 58, were held at Victory Baptist Church August 13, 2016. Burial was at Mt. Airy cemetery in Ackerman. Mrs. Oswalt was a homemaker.  Mrs. Oswalt died…

Letters to the editor

Thanks to all We would like to thank all the people for their kindness in the tragic loss of our loved ones, Carolyn Fales; her daughter, Skyla Fales and her boyfriend, Lane Dunn. We would like to thank the ones…

Editorial Roundup

Hot-car deaths: Err on mercy’s side Grenada attorney Carlos Moore has a habit of overplaying the race card when representing his clients. He charges racism so often that after a while it’s easy to dismiss his knee-jerk allegations. It’s difficult,…

Men’s Ministry making an impact

By Benny Weeks Director The Men’s Ministry Team of Ackerman Baptist Church is having a busy August. The men gave out over 1200 bottles of water Saturday, August 6 at the intersections of Highway 12 and Highway 15 in Ackerman.…

Locals compete at Pre-Teen Program

Submitted Congratulations to 12-year-old Miss Isabella Juarez of McCool and to eight-year-old Miss Jerniya Unger of Sallis on their achievements at the Pre-Teen Mississippi Scholarship and Recognition Program that was recently held in Tupelo. Juarez placed in the Top 20…