Barlow elected VP of MML

From Staff Reports Congratulations to French Camp Mayor Glen Barlow. He was elected second Vice President of the statewide MML (Mississippi Municipal League) at this year’s conference held at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center, June 27-29. “This is a…

A family tradition continues

The Mississippi Press Association celebrated its 150th anniversary last week at the Golden Nugget casino in Biloxi. After the Mississippi Bar Association and the Mississippi State Medical Association, it is the oldest state professional association. Unlike the legal and medical…

Letter to the editor

Donations sought Do you have any used, broken, or out of date computers lying around that you don’t know what to do with? Why not donate them to Broken Wings Ministries @ 168 Jailhouse Rd, Ackerman MS 39735? Help to…

In our community

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin There is one houseplant that grows with very little care (remember this), multiplies like rabbits and I find hard to discard. It is called the “mother-in-law’s tongue” or snake plant. This plant got its name in…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. I recently presented an informative speech about “The Prince” by Niccolo Machiavelli (1469-1527) and gave my students copies of the speech’s preparation outline. In Chapter 24, Machiavelli is concerned with…