From school reports
Sixteen Holmes Community College athletes were among this recognized as recipients of the 2014-15 NJCAA Academy Student-Athlete Awards last week.
During the 2014-15 academic year, the NJCAA saw 58,531 student-athletes compete on 3,461 teams in 28 different … Read more
Editorial by Jack Ryan
Enterprise McComb Journal
There is already plenty of criticism of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision that legalized gay marriage across the country. By a 5-4 vote, the justices said the definition of liberty includes marrying any … Read more
“Lightning Strikes Thrice”
In my most recent column, I made mention of the mishaps of life. I had to purchase four new tires and my car overheated. Well, things haven’t improved much since then, but it is what … Read more
By James L. Cummins
Special to the Plaindealer
Most people think that during the summer there is an ample supply of browse for deer to eat. Many people think that since the sweetgums, hickories and oaks are green again, deer … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
In late June 1865, President Andrew Johnson continued to pursue his reconstruction efforts. On June 30th, he named Benjamin F. Perry as the provisional governor of South Carolina.
Also on the same date, seven conspirators tried … Read more
By Tim Kalich
When your argument is weak, erect straw men.
That’s what state Sen. Lydia Chassaniol and some other defenders of Mississippi’s state flag did last week when trying to diplomatically explain why they were not in … Read more