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A resident at Bedford Care Center of Newton has reached a new milestone.
Geneva Sims, a native of the Scott County community of Lake, celebrated her 105th birthday on Friday of last week.
She celebrated the occasion surrounded by family and friends at the assisted living facility.
Dr. Shea Hailey and Dr. Mike McMullan, two noted cardiologists with strong ties to East Central Community College, will present the college’s first Warrior Wellness Symposium on Tuesday, Oct. 3, in the Vickers Fine Arts Center auditorium on the Decatur campus.
With a second grant from the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation, East Central Community College in Decatur is enhancing and expanding its Warrior Wellness program.
The City of Newton will observe trick-or-treating on Halloween, Oct. 31, from 5 to 7 p.m.
The Board of Aldermen unanimously approved on Sept. 19 the action after several have contacted the city about when trick-or-treating will be allowed.
The Newton County Cougars went into Friday’s homecoming matchup with Enterprise knowing they had to stop the Bulldogs’ potentially potent ground game. However, that task proved to be more difficult than expected as the Bulldogs rolled up 436 rushing yards while handing the Cougars a 30-10 loss at Cougar Stadium.