Martin celebrates 50th year with bank

From Press Reports Regions Bank is pleased to announce that Bonita Martin, vice president in Eupora, will celebrate her 50th year with the bank this month. Martin joined the bank on May 30, 1966, and currently serves as manager of…

Mathiston welcomes Mulberry Festival this weekend

By Betty Jeffcoats Mathiston Civic League The 2016 Mulberry Festival will be held Saturday, May 21, from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. in the Mathiston Park. Booth spots are available for $10 dollars for a 12’x12’ space and electricity is…

Cochran & Wicker honor fallen police officers

Senators Honor Officers as Part of National Police Week From Press Reports U.S. Senators Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker honored Mississippi police officers Friday, May 13, 2016 who died in the line of duty in 2015 as part of National…

In our community

“It’s a Dog Eat Dog World” By Lisa Harris A dog owner is one of my new titles since December. This was not something I asked for. Owning a dog was not in my life plan. My youngest wanted a…

MSU Bulldogs take impressive road sweep over Auburn

From School reports On its final day on The Plains, No. 4 Mississippi State dialed long distance to complete a Southeastern Conference baseball sweep Sunday afternoon. With strong pitching from Konnor Pilkington, Ryan Rigby and Reid Humphreys, the fourth-ranked Bulldogs…

NEMCC hosts MEFCA All-Star Football Game

From School Reports Some of the most talented gridiron athletes in the Magnolia State have descended upon the campus of Northeast Mississippi Community College to play their final game at the prep level. Northeast will serve as the host for…