Utility deposit waived for domestic violence victims

Mississippians who are victims of domestic violence can now receive additional relief to help them flee from violent homes and dangerous situations.

A new Public Service Commission rule that requires utilities to postpone collecting initial deposits for 60 days for … Read more

Local retired educators meet

By Sandra Dalton

On Oct. 1, the Local Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi met in the Mathiston Library.

President Sue Cooper welcomed everyone and introduced Maury Shurlds to give our devotion.

Mr. Shurlds gave an inspiring devotion for retirees on … Read more

Sports Schedules – 10/15/2014

THURSDAY, OCT. 16
Prep Volleyball
6 p.m. — Water Valley at Choctaw County
Junior College Football
6:30 p.m. — East Mississippi at Northwest Mississippi
6:30 p.m. — Pearl River at Northeast Mississippi

FRIDAY, OCT. 17
Prep Football

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Time Capsules – 10/15/2014

75 Years Ago:
Oct. 19, 1939

Highway 82 Now Completed
Highway 82 was thrown open to traffic yesterday between Kilmichael and Winona by action of the state Highway Department.

Residents of the two towns held dedicatory exercises celebrating the completion … Read more