Obituary – Mary Pauline Worrell

Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Pauline Worrell, 95, of Weir, were held at 1 p.m., April 13, 2014at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman. Rev. Danny Irvin officiated. Burial followed in… Read more

You have to do the work

I was flipping through the television channels one night and heard Life Coach Iyanla Vanzant say that to someone on her television show “Iyanla Fix my Life”. I thought to myself how simple and true, but how it is so … Read more

Rep. Hood gives End of Session Summary

Legislative Update
By District 35 Rep. Joey Hood

End of Session Summary

The 2014 Regular Session of the Mississippi Legislature was a whirlwind 90-day session that even included… Read more

Obituary – Corey Denton McPherson

Corey McP 2014

Corey Denton McPherson was born at OCH in Starkville on January 10, 1997. He died on Sunday, April 6, 2014, at the age of 17, in a single car accident in Ackerman, MS. He was a… Read more

Beware of the parvovirus in dogs

Dr. Brandy M. Boykin

There are an unlimited number of viruses that dogs can contract in their environment. One of the most concerning ones is parvovirus. Parvovirus is a deadly virus that commonly infects puppies, during this time of year, … Read more

HCC baseball splits two doubleheaders

From School Reports

The Holmes Community College Bulldog baseball team went to 26-12 overall and 7-9 in the North Division after splitting two contests here Saturday with Itawamba Community College. Holmes won 11-10 in game one in 11 innings and … Read more