Weir Family enjoys reunion, a surprise donation

Attendees at the event.

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

The second Sunday in June means one thing in the town of Weir…the Weir Family Reunion. For more than half a century, the descendants of Thomas and Isabella (McKee) Weir’s two sons, John and James, have … Read more

Sean Greer to perform at Ackerman Church of God

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From press reports

The Ackerman Church of God will host a singing with Sean Greer of Macon on Sunday, June 29 at 6 p.m. There will be a homemade ice cream fundraiser immediately following the singing, on a donation basis.… Read more

Local High School student preparing for college at UM


OXFORD, Miss­­­— The University of Mississippi is welcoming middle and high school students from around the region this summer as they have the opportunity to experience college through the UM Summer Academy program. Pictured is Ernest “Cliff” Hadley IV of … Read more

Little Miss

The court is as followed: right, Little Miss Zeta Royalty-Monica Huntley, First Princess-Madison Pickett, Second Princess -Kiara Hardy, Sweethearts- Kasey Nichols, Meghan Jennings, and Jada Head.

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated, Rho Nu Zeta Chapter held its second annual Little Miss Zeta Royalty Pageant on June 7, 2014. This pageant promotes… Read more

Birth – Luke Harrison McBride


Josh and Amanda McBride of Mathiston announce the birth of their son, Luke Harrison McBride.
He was born April 30, 2014 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in Columbus.
Luke weighed … Read more

Visit before runoff


Choctaw County residents received the opportunity to meet when Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Chris McDaniel’s 2014 Campaign Bus Tour made a stop at Cagles Corner in Ackerman on June 12. McDaniel, who carried … Read more