Miles For Happy Smiles 5K held

By Jamie McHan Miles For Happy Smiles 5K was definitely a success! It took place June 4th at 7:30am as part of The Pine Tree Music Fest in Downtown Ackerman. All proceeds are going toward providing free dentures to community…

Bulldog ready

Chuck Bailey/Staff Tre Brown (#96) who is from Ackerman and recently signed with Mississippi State as a juco transfer from Copiah Lincoln Community College, played in his first game as a bulldog during the Super Bulldog Weekend Spring game. Pictured…

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A dearth of character An aging lawyer, once a well known Louisiana politician, put a Biblical spin on the presidential race that reflects my thoughts on the prospects of choosing between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in November. “It’s like…

In our community

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin There is nothing that wakes me up to the fact that I am not just chronically challenged but that I am just plain getting old than going to a school reunion. Standing around swapping stories…

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No good news about budget The evidence continues to grow about Mississippi’s budget: Spending will have to be cut because tax revenues are lower than expected. At a public hearing last week conducted by the Legislative Black Caucus, state health…