Wicker made right choice going against Trump

The social media hysteria, threats of political retribution, and withering criticism of Mississippi senior U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker’s vote in favor of a resolution of disapproval for President Donald Trump’s Feb. 15 national emergency declaration aside, Wicker’s vote was the right one.
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Grace Shoaf

Grace Lovelace Shoaf, 78, of Olive Branch, passed away March 14, 2019 at Methodist Olive Branch Hospital. [Read more...]

Need to get my hands back in the dirt

The edges of the spiral notebook are a bit tattered, but its contents are priceless. It’s a detailed, hand-written catalog of the many plants we’ve tried in our yard through the years – the ones that worked great, the ones we loved the most, and the ones that we should never plant again. And it’s all in my wife Lisa’s hand writing, which I never tire of reading.
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Cake baking Pat Beadle also loves her soul food

“Cake baking is my favorite thing,” says Pat Beadle of Bruce. “I will tackle any kind of cake.”
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Hegwood eager to share her love of plants as spring arrives

Today, March 20, is the first official day of spring, but it started months ago for Donna Hegwood.
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Calhoun City’s Miller earns 200th; Bruce, Vardaman collect victories

A look at high school baseball from around the county over the past week.

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Vance recording Ks; VHS, Bruce earn wins

A look at fastpitch softball from around the county over the past week.

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Randall Jefferys

James Randall Jefferys of Banner passed away on Monday, March 18, 2019 at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. [Read more...]

Mary Tunnell

Mary Elizabeth Tunnell, 94, passed away  March 12, 2019, at her residence in Calhoun City. [Read more...]

Hortense Bryant

Mary Hortense Hood Bryant, 92, passed away peacefully at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Calhoun City March 11, 2019. [Read more...]