AES Pre-K learn from Dr. Seuss

Pre-K students at AES enjoyed learning from Dr. Seuss books

From press reports

The Pre-K Classes at Ackerman Elementary School recently celebrated the National Educators Association “Read Across America” reading program.

The Students have enjoyed… Read more

BYWY Fire department receives class nine rating

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BYWY  Volunteer Fire Department during the recent rating test by the Mississippi State Rating Bureau. Bywy received their Class 9 fire rating.

By Press Reports

Often times during the night or day, volunteers with county fire departments drop what they are doing to respond to a fire, a wreck, or to assist in a medical emergency.

Many times these volunteers go unnoticed … Read more

Hunting my first turkey with Mr. Ear

By Roy Hawkins

The shrill ringing of the telephone in my office across the hall from the choir room where we were meeting shattered the worshipful tranquility of the midweek service. Our organist hurried over, tookRead more

Civil War – Ulysses S. Grant promoted to Lt. General

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

On March 1, 1864, according to, “President Abraham Lincoln nominates Ulysses S. Grant for the newly revived rank of lieutenant general. At the time, George Washington was the only other man to have held… Read more