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Decatur Women’s Progressive Club recently held the May meeting. Executive officers for 2020-2022 were installed by incoming MFWC State President Sherri Reid using Zoom and phone calls.
I talked with this young wife and mother recently and realized I needed to interview her for this column.
Sixteen years ago I held her for the first time. 
Union’s Andy Ogletree is set up to play in his first professional golf tournament.
Newton County received a shipment of cloth masks from the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency to distribute to the community. Under executive order 1483, signed Tuesday by Gov.

Busby, Turner sign with SWCC


Newton County Academy had two more tennis players sign to play at the next level.

NCA’s Madison Busby and Anna Turner signed to play at Southwest Mississippi Community College on Monday in a ceremony at the school.

NCA has now had three players sign this season. Anna Moore previously signed with East Central.

Getting the Message Psalm 27:4


We are in the midst of a crisis in our country, and practically all over the world. Ambitious men have always sought to take advantage of a crisis, and our self-preservation instinct is easily preyed upon. A crisis provokes various reactions from people; some helpful, some not. Fear can mobilize in a good way or bad way.