Editorial Roundup – 04/29/15

Concerns over Kemper Mine
By Wyatt Emmerich
Last week the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) purchased a natural gas electricity plant in Ackerman, just an hour’s drive from the $7 billion Kemper power plant.

The Ackerman gas plant, which sold for … Read more

In Our Community – 04/29/15

God’s Love
By Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God love is like a bouquet of yellow, long stem roses. They are beautiful to the one who behold them. That you heavenly father I will forever praise your holy name just because who … Read more

Sports Schedules – 04/29/15

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29
College Softball
6 pm. — Ole Miss at Mississippi Valley State

THURSDAY, APRIL 30
Prep Softball
5:30 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Starkville Christian… Read more

Civil War – April 9, 1865 continued….

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

Redstate.com provides the following perspective of the end of the surrender meeting on April 9, 1865. “At four p.m. Lee departed McClean house to carry the news of surrender to his army. What followed was even … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 04/29/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Recently I came upon the word cynosure, pronounced “SIGH-nuh-sure” or “SIN-uh-sure.”

This noun means something that gets attention because of its brilliance and interest. Something that provides guidance or direction … Read more