Civil War – Fort Fisher falls to the Union

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

Wilmington, N. C. was the last Confederate blockade-running port open to receive valuable supplies from overseas. Blockade runners managed to continue to supply the Confederacy with badly needed items, which could not be acquired any other … Read more

In Our Community – 01/07/2014

A Thought for Today
Missionary Ernestine Kennedy

Now the festival of unleavened bread. Calls the Passover, was approaching, and the chief priests and the teachers of the low were looking for some way to get rid of Jesus, but they … Read more

Calendar of Events – 01/07/2015

Bluegrass & Gospel concert, membership drive
Jan. 31
A Bluegrass and Gospel concert and membership drive for The Magnolia State Bluegrass Association will be held at the Sherwood Community Center located on Hwy 15, south of Mathiston, on Saturday, January … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 01/07/2014

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

One of my favorite pop music groups from the 1960s and 1970s was Paul Revere and the Raiders. A few years into its career, “Featuring Mark Lindsay” was added to … Read more

Area resident earn ICC degrees, certificates

From press reports

An area resident was among those who earned Associate of Arts or Associate of Applied Science degrees or certificates at the conclusion of the 2014 fall semester at Itawamba Community College.… Read more