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Rep. Randy Rushing speaks at the Veterans Day ceremony held Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 at the American Legion Post 89 Hut in Decatur, Miss.
A student at East Central Community College has been arrested and charged with sexual battery.
American Legion Post 89 is inviting all veterans and their families to attend Monday as the Legion hosts a short ceremony recognizing Veterans Day.
Editor's Note: The party listing for Candidate Roy May has been corrected. He was listed as an independent on the ballot.
Union’s Andy Ogletree just thought that he was busy at Georgia Tech, as he worked to maintain balance between golf and academics.

MDOT suspending work, keeping eye on traffic ahead of busy travel weekend


JACKSON -– Mississippians planning to hit the road to spend time with family and friends this Thanksgiving will notice less travel delays due to construction. The Mississippi Department of Transportation will suspend all interstate and four-lane highway work in anticipation of increased holiday travel.

NCHS wears down UHS


Last year, the Newton County Cougars finished just one game shy of making the state tournament in Jackson, losing to Florence in the second round.

Coach Steve Harber blames the loss on a lack of depth as three Cougars fouled out in that game. The veteran coach said he isn’t about to let that happen again.



Union’s Andy Ogletree just thought that he was busy at Georgia Tech, as he worked to maintain... READ MORE


Funeral services for Juanita Hall were held 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at St. John M.B. Church...


Brown Bottling Group of Meridian Director of Channel Development Kurt Rushing (far left) and... READ MORE


The Decatur Fire Department has had a tough time with one of its fire trucks. Recently, one of its... READ MORE