After the War – Mississippi’s Journey to Rejoin the Union – Part 5

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

This column continues Dunbar Rowland’s history of Mississippi.

“In the meantime Congress refused to recognize the Mississippi senators and representatives… on March 2, 1867, adopted…the military reconstruction act…Mississippi was made a subdistrict, under the military orders … Read more

Junior golfers sought

Ackerman junior golfers ages 11-18 are invited to compete in the 
AJGT Beaver Creek Fall Junior Classic at Beaver Creek Golf Club, in Zachary, LA 
on October 10– 11. The 2-day, 36-hole tournament is ranked by the 
Junior Golf Scoreboard … Read more

Holmes drops to 1-2 with 40-14 loss to Itawamba

From School Reports

GOODMAN — Costly mistakes early in the contest helped the Itawamba Community College Indians jump ahead of the Holmes Community College Bulldogs in the first quarter, and the Bulldogs then played from behind the remainder of the … Read more

East Central falls to No 14-ranked Miss. Gulf Coast, 30-14

From School Reports

The No. 14 ranked Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Bulldogs handed the East Central Community College Warriors their first defeat of the season last Thursday by the score of 30-14 in a Mississippi Association of Community and … 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