By Buddy & Carol Smith
Are camp meetings an irrelevant, American practice from centuries past? Buddy and Carol Smith offer reasons why they are needed now more than ever. They include rest, community cultivation, reorientation toward God, the … Read more
From school reports
OXFORD ‚Äî Ole Miss Basketball announced a challenging non-conference schedule Friday, highlighted by eight road or neutral-site games including possible matchups against 2015 NCAA Tournament teams Oklahoma State and Virginia in the Gildan Charleston Classic and road … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
This week in my public speaking classes my students and I are presenting persuasive speeches. I try to drill in my students that Aristotle taught that no persuasion will take … Read more
July 4, 2015
ACKERMAN — By five o’clock Friday afternoon, the cars had begun piling up in the gravel lot in front of two small buildings made of rough-cut timber.
Smoke could be seen billowing from an open … Read more
From Press Reports
Gov. Phil Bryant announced Feb. 15 that Mississippi will construct the North Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Kilmichael in Montgomery County.
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded Mississippi a $6.6 million VA State Veterans Cemetery … Read more
From Staff Reports
The Democratic and Republican party primaries in the 2015 elections will be Aug. 4, when polls will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
Voters are reminded that unopposed local candidates for county and county-district offices will be … Read more